A federal grand jury has indicted Steve Bannon, a one-time adviser to former President Donald Trump, on two counts of contempt of Congress after he defied a subpoena from the House committee that is investigating the events of Jan. 6.
The grand jury returned a two-count indictment.
Bannon has been charged with one count due to his refusal to appear for a deposition and another count because he refused to produce documents.
“As detailed in the indictment, on Sept. 23, 2021, the Select Committee issued a subpoena to Mr. Bannon. The subpoena required him to appear