The former chief of staff to former Vice President Mike Pence is among the former White House personnel being questioned by the Justice Department.

Mike Pence stated that he had appeared before a federal grand jury looking into the attack on the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, and plans by Trump and his backers to avenge his defeat.

it stated that prosecutors interrogating witnesses before the grand jury had inquired about interactions with Trump, his lawyers, and other individuals close to him

The testimony of Marc Short, Pence's former chief of staff and the most prominent individual to have reportedly testified before the grand jury

According to the Washington Post, the Justice Department's investigators also obtained the phone records of crucial figures in April

A comment from the Justice Department was not immediately available. An inquiry from Reuters for comment received no response from a Trump spokesperson.

Lisa Monaco, the deputy attorney general, stated that the Justice Department had been notified about alternate fraudulent ballots that were given to the National Archives.

The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives committee looking into the Capitol attack has heard testimony about the fake elector plot numerous times.