Former President Donald TrumpDonald TrumpBiden says Roe v. Wade under attack like ‘never before’ On student loans, Biden doesn’t have an answer yet Grill company apologizes after sending meatloaf recipe on same day of rock star’s death MORE slammed the Jan. 6 committee investigating the Capitol insurrection after it asking his daughter Ivanka TrumpIvanka TrumpNational Archives transfers contested presidential documents to Jan. 6 committee These Senate seats are up for election in 2022 The Hill’s 12:30 Report: Dems look to repackage BBB into salvageable bill MORE to sit for an interview.
“It’s a very unfair situation for my children. Very, very unfair,” Donald Trump told The Washington Examiner in an interview for an op-ed published Friday.
“It’s a disgrace, what’s going on. They’re using these things to try and get people’s minds off how incompetently our country is being run. And they don’t care. They’ll go after children,” Donald Trump said.
The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 events on Thursday requested that Ivanka Trump speak to lawmakers, saying in a letter that they would like to discuss conversations she had witnessed or participated in relating to “the president’s plan to obstruct or impede the counting of electoral votes,” among other areas of interest.
During her father’s presidency, Ivanka Trump worked as an advisor to the president, along with her husband, Jared KushnerJared Corey KushnerKushner investment firm raises more than B: report Trump: Netanyahu ‘never wanted peace’ with Palestinians Biden celebrates start of Hanukkah MORE.
The committee has also subpoenaed and obtained phone records associated with Donald Trump’s son, Eric TrumpEric TrumpJan. 6 committee asks Ivanka Trump to sit for interview New York AG: Investigation found evidence suggesting Trump business fraud Jan. 6 panel subpoenas phone records associated with Eric Trump, Kimberly Guilfoyle: report MORE, and Kimberly GuilfoyleKimberly GuilfoyleJan. 6 committee asks Ivanka Trump to sit for interview Jan. 6 panel subpoenas phone records associated with Eric Trump, Kimberly Guilfoyle: report The Hill’s Morning Report – Biden champions filibuster reform, but doesn’t have the votes MORE, who was formerly an advisor to the elder Trump and fiancée to Donald Trump Jr.
Trump told the Examiner that the committee was overreaching.
“They are using whatever powers they have. They couldn’t care less. They are vicious people,” he said.