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Donald Trump Expected to Pardon Former Adviser Bannon During Last Few Hours in Office: Source

File photo of Donald Trump.

File photo of Donald Trump.

Bannon was charged last year with swindling Trump supporters over an effort to raise private funds to build the president’s wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.

US President Donald Trump is expected to grant clemency to former White House aide Steve Bannon as part of a wave of pardons and commutations he will issue during his final hours in office, according to a source familiar with the discussions.

Bannon was charged last year with swindling Trump supporters over an effort to raise private funds to build the president’s wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.

first published:January 20, 2021, 10:30 IST