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Jim Jordan dodges question on whether he spoke to Trump before, during or after US Capitol riot

Liz Cheney suggests Ohio congressman could be called as witness to 6 January commission Fox News presenter says Capitol riot police only have themselves to blame Republican Jim Jordan tip-toed around when exactly he spoke to Donald Trump on 6 January amid threats from the Capitol riot committee he could be called as a material witness to the investigation.

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Jim Jordan dodges question on whether he spoke to Trump before, during or after US Capitol riot

Conservatives want to boot Cheney, Kinzinger from House GOP

Conservative lawmakers want to boot Republican Reps. Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger out of the House GOP Conservative lawmakers made a push Thursday to boot Republican Reps. Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger out of the House GOP because the two defied party leaders and joined the chamber's special committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol attack by supporters of then-President Donald Trump

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Conservatives want to boot Cheney, Kinzinger from House GOP

Republican Liz Cheney slams Kevin McCarthy for thinking the riot committee is a 'political game' and calls out people who don't think Trump 'lit the flame' on January 6

Liz Cheney slammed House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy for his views on the committee investigating the January 6th MAGA riot 'He views this as some sort of a political game. It's not a game, and it's deadly serious,' she told CNN She also had harsh words for former President Donald Trump, saying he 'lit the flame' for what happened

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Republican Liz Cheney slams Kevin McCarthy for thinking the riot committee is a 'political game' and calls out people who don't think Trump 'lit the flame' on January 6

Republican reactions to the Jan. 6 committee hearing prove Democrats can’t afford to play nice

At an emotional first hearing for the House select committee to investigate the 6 January attack on the US Capitol, several members made clear they will go full-throttle to gather all the facts about what happened that day and leading up to it, political considerations be damned. Their determination is both patriotic and bold, and it sends a strong message to the House GOP: We’re not messing around.

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Republican reactions to the Jan. 6 committee hearing prove Democrats can’t afford to play nice

Trump could be forced to testify over Capitol riot, says Liz Cheney: ‘This is not a game’

‘There are some in my party, including Leader McCarthy, who continue to act as though this is about partisan politics, I think it’s really sad. I think it’s a disgrace’ Keyboard Shortcuts Play/PauseSPACE Increase Volume↑ Decrease Volume↓ Seek Forward→ Seek Backward←

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Trump could be forced to testify over Capitol riot, says Liz Cheney: ‘This is not a game’

Hispanic US Capitol cop tells Liz Cheney that Trump is 'pathetic' for saying there MAGA rioters were a 'loving crowd'

Officers Harry Dunn, Aquilino Gonell, Michael Fanone and Daniel Hodges gave harrowing testimony to the panel on Tuesday They called rioters terrorists and described being hounded by racist abuse Gonell recounted how 'rioters called me traitor' and 'wanted him executed' He called Trump's statement referring to the 'loving crowd' a 'pathetic excuse for his behavior'

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Hispanic US Capitol cop tells Liz Cheney that Trump is 'pathetic' for saying there MAGA rioters were a 'loving crowd'

Capitol attack select committee begins first hearing

Seven Democrats and two Republicans sit on select committee Congressional panel to investigate Capitol attack on 6 January Show Committee must uncover what happened at the White House on January 6, Cheney says Congresswoman Liz Cheney, one of just two Republicans on the January 6 select committee, emphasized that lawmakers have an obligation to uncover what happened on that violent day.

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Capitol attack select committee begins first hearing

Kevin McCarthy says Pelosi's riot committee is a 'sham' that 'no one will believe' at press conference with the five Republicans he pulled before the start of the first hearing

The House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol holds its first hearing on Tuesday House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy slammed the committee 'a sham that no one can believe' His comments come as panel will hear from four cops about their experiences on the day of the MAGA riot

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Kevin McCarthy says Pelosi's riot committee is a 'sham' that 'no one will believe' at press conference with the five Republicans he pulled before the start of the first hearing

Liz Cheney, Adam Kinzinger and seven Democrats prepare to question three Capitol cops who were injured on January 6 in first committee hearing Republicans have called a 'sham' after two Trump supporters were blocked

THE CAPITOL RIOT SELECT COMMITTEE: SEVEN DEMOCRATS, TWO REPUBLICANS The House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol holds its first hearing on Tuesday Will hear from four cops about their experiences on the day of the MAGA riot Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson, the chair of the panel, didn't rule subpoenaing Donald Trump to testify

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Liz Cheney, Adam Kinzinger and seven Democrats prepare to question three Capitol cops who were injured on January 6 in first committee hearing Republicans have called a 'sham' after two Trump supporters were blocked

Police recount going to 'hell and back' in Capitol riot testimony

WASHINGTONWASHINGTON (Reuters) -Four police officers on Tuesday told lawmakers they were beaten, taunted with racial insults, heard threats including "kill him with his own gun" and thought they might die as they struggled to defend the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 against a mob of then-President Donald Trump's supporters.

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Police recount going to 'hell and back' in Capitol riot testimony

Capitol riot hearing – live: Calls for Ivanka Trump to be subpoened as videos of violence to be shown

Follow live updates here After months of buildup, today sees the first public hearing of the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the US Capitol. The bipartisan panel will be hearing from four law enforcement officers – two from the US Capitol Police and two from Washington’s Metropolitan Police Department, all of whom will be testifying “in their personal capacities” about “the law enforcement experience” that day.

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Capitol riot hearing – live: Calls for Ivanka Trump to be subpoened as videos of violence to be shown

BREAKING NEWS: House KILLS Kevin McCarthy's bid to get his GOP picks on the Capitol Riot committee with 'Pelosi Republicans' Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger voting with Democrats just hours before the first hearing

McCarthy's bid was defeated 218-197, with Cheney and Kinzinger voting against His resolution aimed to compel Pelosi to accept his five Republican nominees He withdraw the names from the commission last week when Pelosi barred Jim Jordan and Jim Banks from taking their seats It was the latest round in tense standoff between the Republicans and the Democrats before the first hearing on Tuesday morning

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BREAKING NEWS: House KILLS Kevin McCarthy's bid to get his GOP picks on the Capitol Riot committee with 'Pelosi Republicans' Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger voting with Democrats just hours before the first hearing

House Republicans protest ‘treatment of 6 January prisoners’ as riot committee meets for first time

Liz Cheney to deliver opening statement at commission, report says Biden slams Trump's description of Capitol rioters as 'peaceful' crowd As the 6 January commission begins, Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene will headline a counter-event to “demand answers” on the treatment of Capitol riot prisoners.

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House Republicans protest ‘treatment of 6 January prisoners’ as riot committee meets for first time

What are 'Pelosi Republicans'?

HOUSE Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy coined a new term “Pelosi Republicans.” McCarthy’s remarks on July 26, 2021 were in response to a committee created to investigate the Capitol attacks earlier in the year. 3 What are 'Pelosi Republicans'? On Monday, July 26, 2021, Kevin McCarthy called Reps. Liz Cheney and Adam Kinziner “Pelosi Republicans” after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi turned down McCarthy’s picks to serve on the investigative committee for the January 6, 2021, Capitol insurrection.

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What are 'Pelosi Republicans'?

Kevin McCarthy hits out at ‘Pelosi Republicans’ Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger over 6 January committee

‘She’s broken Congress. Then it just makes the whole committee a sham and the outcome predetermined,’ Republican leader says Pelosi Appoints Kinzinger To Jan. 6 Committee Republican House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy called GOP Reps Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger “Pelosi Republicans” after they agreed to serve on the select committee looking into the 6 January insurrection.

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Kevin McCarthy hits out at ‘Pelosi Republicans’ Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger over 6 January committee

Liz Cheney 'will make an opening statement' to Capitol Riot committee: Democrats set to give GOP Rep. center stage to present a 'strong visual of bipartisanship'

Democrats will have Rep. Liz Cheney deliver the second opening statement at the first Capitol riot committee hearing on Tuesday, a Monday report revealed The decision is aimed at creating the 'strong visual' of bipartisanship Rep. Adam Schiff made the suggestion at a meeting last week after GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy withdrew all his Republican picks for the committee

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Liz Cheney 'will make an opening statement' to Capitol Riot committee: Democrats set to give GOP Rep. center stage to present a 'strong visual of bipartisanship'

GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy said 'we'll see' when asked Monday if he would punish Reps. Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger for joining the 1/6 committee

He called the duo of anti-Trump GOP lawmakers 'Pelosi Republicans' When asked when he had last talked to them he told DailyMail.com, 'Couldn't tell you' McCarthy attended a White House Rose Garden event marking the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act That put him in the same venue as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi who he's been arguing with over the formation of the January 6 select committee

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GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy said 'we'll see' when asked Monday if he would punish Reps. Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger for joining the 1/6 committee