The Trump Coup

Every known event related to sabotaging the election and staying in power

Events will continue to be added to this page as they are added to the website.

Rudy Giuliani pressures Ukrainian prosecutor to investigate Joe Biden

Sometime in January, day unknown, Rudy Giuliani meets in...

Jacob Wohl & Jack Burkman plot to smear Democrat candidate to help Trump

Infamous shit stirrers Jacob Wohl and lobbyist Jack Burkman...

Jacob Wohl is caught trying to stop Democrats from voting in 2020

The Daily Beast obtains a fundraising document for the...

Giuliani is told that Russia & Ukraine have Hunter Biden files

Rudy Giuliani learns that a Ukrainian oligarch and Russian...

Trump & Ukraine: The Phone Call Leading Up to Impeachment

Donald Trump asks President Volodymr Zelensky to investigate Ukraine's...

Giuliani meets Ukraine official in Madrid, pushes Biden investigation

Sometime in early August, exact date unknown, Rudy Giuliani...

ALEC and CNP members meet to discuss stealing the 2020 election

Members of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) and...

Giuliani and Russian operative discuss Joe Biden, Lindsey Graham, Devin Nunes, and Mick Mulvaney

On or before December 5, Rudy Giuliani takes a...

ALEC & CNP’s secretive group meets again to discuss interfering in election

Members of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) and...

The FBI receives a laptop with Russia / Ukraine’s Hunter Biden files

On or before December 9, the FBI obtains a...

FBI tells Bernie Sanders that Russia is boosting him to re-elect Trump (and Trump uses it)

The FBI informs Bernie Sanders or his campaign that...

Steven Mnuchin interferes at USPS to find someone to carry out Trump’s plans

Sometime in early February, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin asks...

GOP blocks bills that would protect elections from hacking & foreign interests

Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) blocks two bills that would...

ALEC & CNP: We’re going ‘to question the validity’ of 2020 election

American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) CEO Lisa Nelson tells...

Donald Trump begins mail-in voting conspiracy ahead of USPS sabotage

Donald Trump's attacks on mail-in voting as corrupt and...

USPS selects Louis DeJoy for Postmaster General

The United States Postal Service selects businessman and Republican...

Chad Wolf orders DHS official to stop all reporting on Russian interference

Sometime in mid-May, Chad Wolf, acting secretary of Homeland...

Trump Campaign privately demands Georgia’s state secretary endorse Trump

One day in the late spring, exact date unknown,...

Donald Trump signs order in attempt to sue social media sites that fact-check his lies

Donald Trump signs an executive order seeking the power...

Louis DeJoy starts at USPS, mail delays immediately follow

Within a week of Louis DeJoy starting as the...

Trump Campaign & RNC sue Pennsylvania to stop all mail-in voting

The Trump Campaign and the Republican National Committee file...

Chad Wolf, DHS block Intel warning about Russian smear campaign

The Department of Homeland Security receives a bulletin from...

Secret CNP / ALEC group meets with lawmakers from 20+ states to discuss election

On the morning of July 16, the American Legislative...

DeJoy removes USPS boxes and sorting machines across the country

By mid-August, reports are surfacing around the country of...

Donald Trump threatens to send police to polling places, voter intimidation

In an interview on Fox News, Donald Trump tells...

National Intelligence says Congress will not be allowed briefings on election interference

The Office of the Director of National Intelligence tells...

Jack Posobiec and Ali Alexander announce Stop The Steal 2020

Jack Posobiec, a far-right social media personality and One...

Louis DeJoy: We destroyed the USPS mail sorting machines

On September 21, a federal judge ordered the United...

Report: Trump campaign has a plan to override the election results

The Atlantic releases a report with information from a...

RAGA hosts Atlanta summit with ‘War Games’ training to combat a Trump election loss

The Rule of Law Defense Fund hosts a two-day...

Trump: There will only be peace after the election if you ignore the votes

In a press conference, Donald Trump refuses to commit...

Republicans introduce bill to block millions of votes in 2020 election

Senator Rick Scott (R-FL) introduces a bill that would...

Donald Trump: Supporters should guard the polls, and militias stand by

At the first presidential debate of 2020, Donald Trump...

Proud Boys militia launches text campaign to recruit people for voter intimidation

Less than 48 hours after Donald Trump told the...

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott breaks mail-in voting to suppress the vote

Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott order counties to shut...

Donald Trump: I’ll say I won on election night

Sometime during or after the second week of October,...

Over 50,000 Facebook group posts call for violence or war if Trump loses

Digital intelligence firm CounterAction working on behalf of Reuters...

Trump supporters threaten vote counters in Michigan & Arizona

In at least two states, armed Trump supporters converge...

Protests led by Don Jr, Ali Alexander, Jack Posobiec, Charlie Kirk, and others sweep the country

More "Stop The Steal" protests hit vote counting centers...

Rep. Paul Gosar draws attention to ‘Dominion’ election fraud claims

Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ), fresh off of his SharpieGate...

Trump friends promote ‘Hammer & Scorecard’ election conspiracy

Sidney Powell appears on Fox News to promote a...

Giuliani & pedophile hold campaign event at a landscaping company

Rudy Giuliani leads a press conference for the Trump...

Trump Campaign asks supporters to ‘March For Trump’ on Nov. 14

On Saturday, members of Women For Trump and the...

Trump Admin refuses to provide resources for Biden transition

For the first time in U.S. history, the United...

USPS employee working with James O’Keefe on fraud claims admits he lied

During election week, Trump buddy and GOP operative James...

Senators pressure Georgia’s Sec. of State to resign for not repeating election lies

Republican Senators David Perdue (pictured) and Kelly Loeffler from...

McConnell gives Trump his blessing to take the election to court

Following a private meeting with Attorney General William Barr,...

Alex Jones & InfoWars launch ‘Stop The Steal Caravan’ from Texas to DC

Alex Jones' InfoWars begins a Stop The Steal Caravan...

William Barr authorizes the DOJ to investigate the election, top official resigns

Attorney General William Barr tells federal prosecutors to begin...

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Donald Trump won the election

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tells reporters that he's...

White House orders gov’t to continue Trump’s budget plans for 2022

The budget office of the White House instructs federal...

Adviser: 20 states might help overturn the election for Trump

According to Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Laurie Garrett, a...

Lindsey Graham asks Georgia Sec. about throwing out mail-in ballots

During a conversation with Georgia's Republican secretary of state,...

32 Republican ‘Election Fraud’ Claims, Debunked by Isaac Saul

Isaac Saul did a deep dive into most (if...

Trump lawyers make fraud claims so insane that even Tucker Carlson calls it quits

Two weeks after attorney Sidney Powell went on Fox...

Michigan GOP legislators meet with Trump before party at Trump Hotel

Republican members of Michigan's House and Senate meet with...

Michigan GOP asks to delay election results, ignore state law after Trump meeting

Michigan's Republican Party and the Republican National Committee ask...

Trump’s Pennsylvania election lawsuit moves closer to the Supreme Court

The Third Circuit Court of Appeals agrees to expedite...

Trump lawyer tied to Mogilevich calls for execution of election official

Joseph diGenova, a lawyer in the Trump campaign's attempts...

Michael Flynn calls for Trump to suspend the Constitution, redo the election

Michael Flynn endorses a Tea Party-affiliated organization's call for...

Donald Trump tweets new election conspiracy from a ghost hunting truck driver

Donald Trump tweets out an election fraud claim that...

Donald Trump releases a 46-minute, taped speech about the ‘stolen’ election

Donald Trump releases a pre-filmed, 46-minute speech about election...

Donald Trump holds ‘Victory Rally’ in Georgia, repeats election fraud claims

Donald Trump hosts a "Victory Rally" for Sens. Kelly...

Donald Trump & Mike Pence sue Biden & Harris to throw out Wisconsin votes

Donald Trump and Mike Pence file a joint lawsuit...

Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn the election results in four states, White House involved

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton files a lawsuit with...

Trump asks Rep. Mike Johnson to contact all GOP lawmakers to endorse Texas lawsuit

On Trump's orders, Rep. Mike Johnson (R-LA) sends an...

CNP members call for states to disregard Biden wins, elect Trump

Members of the Council for National Policy publish a...

126 House Republicans ask the Supreme Court to overturn election results

126 House Republicans sign on to support a Texas...

Trump asks the U.S. government to sue states in the Supreme Court

Donald Trump urges the Justice Department to ask the...

Trump pressures new Acting A.G. Jeffrey Rosen to overturn election results

Just one day after Donald Trump announced William Barr's...

Trump advisor Peter Navarro releases report claiming rampant voter fraud

White House trade advisor Peter Navarro releases a 36-page...

Rudy Giuliani asks DHS to seize voting machines

Rudy Giuliani calls Ken Cuccinelli to ask if the...

Flynn & Powell try to convince Trump to ignore the White House and put them in charge

Donald Trump, Sidney Powell, and Michael Flynn meet with...

Arieh Kovler warns of the upcoming Trump Terrorist attack on the Capitol

Arieh Kovler, a writer and political consultant watching the...

Trump and Pence meet with House Republicans for help overturning the election

Donald Trump meets Republican House members at the White...

Trump calls Georgia election official to interfere in county investigation

Donald Trump calls Frances Watson, Georgia elections investigator who...

Buzzfeed writer warns D.C. police of upcoming Trump terrorist attack

Buzzfeed writer Grace Spelman sends an email to Washington,...

Members of Congress are warned about violence on January 6

Around New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, Democratic...

Roger Stone raises money for ‘security’ at 1/6 event to ‘change history’

On or shortly before January 1, Roger Stone begins...

Trump taps Steve Bannon for help overturning the election

Sometime throughout December and/or January, dates unknown, Donald Trump...

Trump threatens Georgia official to overturn election results

Donald Trump calls Georgia's Secretary of State, Brad Raffensperger,...

Capitol Police intel: ‘Congress itself is the target’ on January 6

Three days before the attack on the Capitol, the...

Rosen stops Trump from using the DOJ to steal the election

Attorney Jeffrey Clark informs acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen...

U.S. attorney resigns amid pressure from Trump to overturn Georgia election

Byung "BJay" Pak, a U.S. attorney in Georgia, resigns...

Christopher Miller bans the National Guard from protecting the Capitol

Acting Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller sends formal guidance...

Steve Bannon tells followers to ‘take action’ to stop the stolen election

Steve Bannon updates one of his Facebook groups with...

Trump supporters in Congress give a Capitol tour to Jan. 6 attackers

Some currently unnamed Republican members of Congress give a...

Trump to Miller, Patel: You’re going to need 10,000 troops at the Capitol

In a meeting with recently promoted Defense Dept. leaders...

Alex Jones to D.C. crowd: ‘Not everybody’s gonna make it, but that’s okay’

In a speech to the Stop The Steal crowd...

Flynn, Giuliani, Trump family, and others meet to discuss ‘battle for justice’

Trump family members, advisers, and administration officials meet at...

11am: Fascist propaganda video plays in D.C. ahead of Trump’s speech

A fascist propaganda video is played to thousands of...

12pm: Trump & Giuliani tell supporters to go to the Capitol to ‘Save America’

Donald Trump tells thousands of supporters in Washington, D.C....

1pm: Pipe bombs, a riot, and the Senate Sergeant at Arms refuses to call the National Guard

Just minutes before 1 p.m., Capitol Police Chief Steven...

2pm: Pentagon allows disaster at the Capitol, Kevin McCarthy calls Trump

Just minutes before 2 p.m., Capitol Police Chief Steven...

3pm: National Guard is activated, Trump pretends he doesn’t support violence

Acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller formally approves activation of...

4pm: Trump tells supporters that he loves them, Army delays National Guard

President-elect Joe Biden holds a press conference and calls...

After Dark: The Capitol is cleared, Trump says Democrats earned the attack

At 5:08 p.m., Army officials alert D.C. National Guard...

Giuliani leaves voicemail asking GOP to further delay Biden certification

Around 7 p.m., before Congress has reconvened after the...

147 Republicans vote to overturn the election for Trump

Eight Republican senators and 139 House Republicans formally object...

Trump changes tone to save himself, officially ends campaign

In a speech that many view as his concession,...