Steve Bannon Arrested: Why was Trump adviser Steve Bannon Arrested? Explained: A piece of news is coming into the headlines about a longtime friend of former President Donald Trump, Steven Banon, that he surrendered to the Federal Bureau of Investigation recently on contempt charges. This news has been going viral on social media where several people are continuously reacting to it. The news broke out on the internet on Monday. Steven Banon is a prominent and renowned personality in American and is best known as a close friend of Donald Trump. The netizens are searching online to know more details about the matter. Through this article, we are going to provide some important details about Steven and the matter too. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
Steve Bannon Arrested
According to the sources, Steven Bannon surrendered himself to federal authorities on contempt charges on Monday that too after confronting summons from a House committee that is investigating the uprising at the US Capitol of January. The police took him into custody on Monday morning and the court hearing was scheduled in the afternoon. On Monday, 67 years old Bannon was charged on two matters of criminal contempt including refusing to appear for a congressional statement and denying to provide documents in response to the summons of the committee.
Mark Meadows, former White House Chief of Staff confronted his own summons from the committee on 15 November. As Trump intensifies his legal battle to conceal documents and testimony about the rebellion. Sources have claimed that if the house votes to keep Meadows in contempt that suggestion would also be forwarded to the Justice Department for a possible citation.
Why was Steve Bannon arrested?
However, Officers in Democratic and Republican administrations have been kept in disdain by congress, but criminal accusations for disrespect are extremely rare. The accusations have been made against Bannon after a slew of Trump administration officials. As per the accusations, Bannon didn’t communicate with the committee in any way even after receiving the summons on 24 Sept.
Talking about Steven Bannon, so he is an American media executive, former investment banker, and political strategist who was born on 27 November 1953 in Norfolk, Virginia, US. He belongs to the Republican political party. He served in the administration of the US as the chief strategist of the White House. He also served in the United States Navy for 7 years. He is married three times and has 3 three children. He completed his education at Virginia Tech(BA), Harvard University(MBA), and Georgetown University (MA). Stay tuned with us for more updates.