Ginni Thomas reportedly pressed Trump's chief of staff on overturning the election

Justice Clarence Thomas reportedly urged former President Donald Trump's top aide to overturn the results of the 2020 election.

CBS and the Washington Post report that toward the end of the Trump administration

Ginni Thomas exchanged text messages over several weeks with Mark Meadows

The text messages were obtained by the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.

Robert Costa, CBS News' chief election and campaign correspondent

Ginni Thomas reached out to Meadows days after the election

when "President Trump was already eyeing a potential hearing at the U.S. Supreme Court.

It was the beginning of a 29 text message-exchange between November 2020 and January 2021