Trump says he has been told he is a target of the special counsel’s Jan. 6 investigation 

By: - July 18, 2023 1:34 pm

Former President Donald Trump says he's an official target of Special Counsel Jack Smith's investigation into Trump's role in the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol. Trump is seen here waving to onlookers as he visited a Cuban restaurant in Miami on June 13, 2023, shortly after entering a not guilty plea to a federal indictment involving his possession of national security documents after he left office. (Alon Skuy/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.