After the US Capitol riot, a sprawling inquiry continues to grow

After the US Capitol riot, a sprawling inquiry continues to grow

This post was originally published on this site The hunt began even as the smoke was still clearing on January 6: dozens of federal agents went to work sifting through social media posts, analyzing scores of videos and analyzing anonymous tips as they scrambled to understand who did what that...

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From the Capitol riot to abortion rights, here are the top political stories of 2021

From the Capitol riot to abortion rights, here are the top political stories of 2021

This post was originally published on this site As we count down to the New Year, we asked our readers what they thought were the top political stories of 2021. Here’s what they picked. (Image credit: Brent Stirton/Getty Images)

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January 6 committee eyes interim report by summer 2022

January 6 committee eyes interim report by summer 2022

This post was originally published on this siteThe House select committee investigating the January 6 Capitol Hill riot is working toward a goal of releasing an interim report with initial findings by the summer, a committee aide told CNN, and that a final report would follow in fall 2022.

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House investigation into the Jan. 6 insurrection just took an unexpected turn: report

House investigation into the Jan. 6 insurrection just took an unexpected turn: report

This post was originally published on this site Rep. Scott Perry (R-Pa.) has become a key focal point for the House Select Committee’s investigation into the Jan. 6 insurrection on the U.S. Capitol, according to The Washington Post’s Jacqueline Alemany. Per Politicus USA, the investigative committee has released a new...

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Michael Flynn sues Jan. 6 committee

Michael Flynn sues Jan. 6 committee

This post was originally published on this site Former national security adviser to Donald J. Trump’s White House, Michael Flynn, has sued the Jan. 6 committee to prevent them from “enforcing a subpoena for his testimony and documents, claiming it could violate multiple privileges, including his Fifth Amendment right against...

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The House needs to hold Mark Meadows accountable for what he knew on Jan. 6

The House needs to hold Mark Meadows accountable for what he knew on Jan. 6

This post was originally published on this siteMark Meadows’ stonewalling looks increasingly like a transparent effort at delay. The Jan. 6 committee has called his bluff.     

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US Capitol riot panel moves to hold Trump aide in contempt

US Capitol riot panel moves to hold Trump aide in contempt

This post was originally published on this site Lawmakers investigating the assault on the US Capitol prepared Monday to vote on recommending criminal contempt charges against Donald Trump’s former chief of staff for refusing to testify. Mark Meadows has made clear he has no intention of complying with a subpoena...

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Supreme Court endgame looms over Trump’s January 6 tango with Congress

Supreme Court endgame looms over Trump’s January 6 tango with Congress

This post was originally published on this siteFormer President Donald Trump’s efforts to block the release of potentially damning White House records hit a new snag in court — but his promise to appeal all but guarantees the final call will land with the Supreme Court.

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