Hearing examines where Trump was for the 187 minutes of the attack on the Capitol

Hearing examines where Trump was for the 187 minutes of the attack on the Capitol

This post was originally published on this siteThe House Jan. 6 committee Thursday night revealed what former President Trump was doing during the worst attack on the U.S. Capitol since the War of 1812, and a whole lot more in a primetime hearing.

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Jan. 6 committee promises more hearings this fall. What we know (and don’t) about what happens next

Jan. 6 committee promises more hearings this fall. What we know (and don’t) about what happens next

This post was originally published on this siteThe House Jan. 6 committee wrapped its eighth hearing Thursday with the promise of more hearings in September.     

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Jan. 6 committee’s Day 8 hearing to focus on Trump’s actions on day of Capitol attack

Jan. 6 committee’s Day 8 hearing to focus on Trump’s actions on day of Capitol attack

This post was originally published on this siteThe Jan. 6 committee will detail the 187 minutes between the Trump’s “Stop the Steal” rally and the Capitol riot’s end at its next hearing.     

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Secret Service turns over exactly one text message in response to Jan. 6 subpoena: report

Secret Service turns over exactly one text message in response to Jan. 6 subpoena: report

This post was originally published on this site The U.S. Secret Service turned over exactly one text message to the Jan. 6 Committee in response to a subpoena. The agency determined that texts from Jan. 5 and 6, 2021 were likely not recoverable after a reset of employees’ phones later...

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Small-business owners blitz Capitol Hill

Small-business owners blitz Capitol Hill

This post was originally published on this siteThousands of small-business owners descended on Capitol Hill this week in a bid for congressional support as they brace for a looming recession that threatens to wipe out numerous mom-and-pop stores. Small-business owners, who employ nearly half of all U.S. workers, say they’re...

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As congressional path for climate change measures appears to close, Biden to announce executive actions

As congressional path for climate change measures appears to close, Biden to announce executive actions

This post was originally published on this siteThe actions come as President Joe Biden’s legislative agenda to combat climate change faces a setback in Congress even as activists ramp up pressure.     

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16 Lawmakers Arrested Outside Supreme Court Amid Abortions Rights Protest

16 Lawmakers Arrested Outside Supreme Court Amid Abortions Rights Protest

This post was originally published on this siteA total of 34 people were arrested by U.S. Capitol Police at the protest, including Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar and Alma Adams.

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Post Politics Now: House poised to pass bill providing same-sex marriage protections

Post Politics Now: House poised to pass bill providing same-sex marriage protections

This post was originally published on this siteThe move is part of an ongoing effort to showcase the party’s commitment to other rights that could be at risk after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade.

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J6 Committee has received ‘a fire hose of evidence’ — and may hold more hearings even after midterms

J6 Committee has received ‘a fire hose of evidence’ — and may hold more hearings even after midterms

This post was originally published on this site A new report from Politico claims that the House Select Committee investigating the January 6th Capitol riots isn’t close to being finished and could even hold hearings after November’s midterm elections. The reason for the added hearings, the publication writes, is that...

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