January 6 committee weighs options to get members of Congress to comply with its investigation

January 6 committee weighs options to get members of Congress to comply with its investigation

This post was originally published on this siteMembers of the House select committee investigating the January 6 Capitol Hill insurrection are weighing what options they have to compel their fellow members of Congress to cooperate with their probe.

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North Carolina voters file suit to disqualify Cawthorn from running for reelection

North Carolina voters file suit to disqualify Cawthorn from running for reelection

This post was originally published on this siteA group of 11 North Carolina voters filed a legal challenge to disqualify Rep. Madison Cawthorn from running for a second term, arguing his involvement in a rally preceding the Jan. 6, 2021, riot on Capitol Hill constitutionally bars him from waging…

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Trump facing ‘first major test’ that could pave way for lawmakers to sue him for inciting Capitol riot: report

Trump facing ‘first major test’ that could pave way for lawmakers to sue him for inciting Capitol riot: report

This post was originally published on this site According to a report from CNN, Donald Trump will face a major legal test on Monday in D.C. District Court as Judge Amit Mehta will hear arguments over whether the former president can be subject to civil suits filed against him by...

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Rep. Jim Jordan indicates he won’t meet with January 6 committee

Rep. Jim Jordan indicates he won’t meet with January 6 committee

This post was originally published on this siteRepublican Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio indicated he doesn’t plan to cooperate with a request to meet to meet with the House select committee investigating January 6, according to a defiant letter he sent to committee Chair Bennie Thompson on Sunday.

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On Bannon’s Show, Gaetz and Taylor Greene Redirect Jan. 6 Blame

On Bannon’s Show, Gaetz and Taylor Greene Redirect Jan. 6 Blame

This post was originally published on this siteThe idea that people other than Mr. Trump’s own supporters were responsible for the violence that day has become a popular conspiracy theory among the far right.

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Live updates: A year after Capitol riot, a nation remembers; Biden calls it a turning point

Live updates: A year after Capitol riot, a nation remembers; Biden calls it a turning point

This post was originally published on this siteSupporters of former President Donald Trump failed to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election, but the nation was irrevocably changed.     

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House Democrats lean into January 6-focused strategy ahead of midterms

House Democrats lean into January 6-focused strategy ahead of midterms

This post was originally published on this siteHouse Democrats’ campaign arm is leaning into a strategy of linking Republicans to the January 6 insurrection amid the one-year anniversary of the US Capitol riot, even as some in the Democratic Party debate how much to talk about the deadly attack on...

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Biden to warn that democracy is at risk, a year after the Capitol riot.

Biden to warn that democracy is at risk, a year after the Capitol riot.

This post was originally published on this siteThe president’s speech marking the anniversary of Jan. 6 will underscore just how fractured the nation remains.

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Biggest investigation in FBI history still has Garland in the hot seat

Biggest investigation in FBI history still has Garland in the hot seat

This post was originally published on this siteA year after the January 6 insurrection, the Justice Department continues to press forward on the biggest investigation in FBI history, with 700 people already arrested and hundreds more offenders still at large and several more years of prosecutions ahead.

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