US President Donald Trump listens to applause after signing an executive order at the White House in June 2020. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump listens to applause after signing an executive order at the White House in June 2020. Photo: Reuters

Republicans notably silent, split as Donald Trump probe deepens

  • As details emerge about over 100 classified files found at Mar-a-Lago, the investigation is posing a test of loyalty for lawmakers from the ex-president’s party
  • Republicans rallied around Trump immediately after the FBI search, but some are now less willing to speak up as new information surfaces

US President Donald Trump listens to applause after signing an executive order at the White House in June 2020. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump listens to applause after signing an executive order at the White House in June 2020. Photo: Reuters
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