Former Trump Advisor Steve Bannon Indicted By Federal Prosecutors
Former advisor to President Trump, Steve Bannon, and four others have been indicted for allegedly illegally funneling money from the "We Build The Wall" fund, NBC's Tom Winter reports. Aired on 8/20/2020.
President Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon appeared at a virtual hearing Monday on fraud charges. Federal prosecutors say Bannon and three others hatched a plan to defraud thousands of donors who gave money toward the construction of a border wall. CBSN legal contributor Keir Dougall joins CBSN's Tanya Rivero with the details. In what is being perceived as a political battle to fill, or not to fill, the Supreme Court vacancy left by the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, former Trump advisor Sam Nunberg reacts to news of certain Republican Senators rumored to 'flip' to the Democrats' side of the argument, chances that new articles of impeachment could be drafted to 'stall' the decision, and more. - with Newsmax TV's John Bachman
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