Liz Cheney says she hasn’t decided whether to run for president or not
Georgia’s Fulton County, the grand jury investigating former President Donald Trump’s attempts to reverse Joe Biden’s 2020 election victory, has issued subpoenas to South Carolina Senators Lindsey Graham, Rudy Giuliani and several other lawyers who played roles in the Trump scheme.
Meanwhile, Adam Kinzinger, one of only two Republicans on the Jan. 6 select committee, shared a slew of threats and abuse called on the phone by angry Trump supporters outraged at his criticism of the former president.
Later Tuesday, the committee announced that the next live public hearing will take place next week with a focus on Trump’s role in assembling the mob that will go on to attack the US Capitol.
Also, a new trailer for a three-part documentary filmed in the months leading up to the January 6 riots shows Trump and his children discussing their views on the 2020 election, and also shows previously unseen footage from the Capitol attack itself.
released by Politico Today, the two-minute trailer is just a glimpse into the hours of raw footage recalled by the committee investigating the worst attack on Congress since the early 19th century.
Patriots accused of assault after ‘disgusting’ march through Boston
Members of the far-right Patriot Front were charged with assault after an incident occurred while the masked group was walking in Boston.
According to the police, a black man said he was assaulted by FN members during their march. The man was reportedly trying to film her on his mobile phone.
Oliver O’ConnellJuly 6, 2022 05:30
I am not a crazy Republican. I am a sane person
Brian Daley, the far-reaching Republican hopeful to oust Governor Gavin Newsom in California, knows that to win his progressive state, he can’t be allowed by Democrats to describe him as an election-denying, abortion-hateful, gun-loving, and bombastic. Right wing.
That’s why Dahley, a friendly farmer and senator from the sparsely populated northeastern corner of the state, does his best to make one thing clear: “I’m not a crazy Republican. I’m a sane person.”
Oliver O’ConnellJuly 6, 2022 04:45
New video shows Capitol rioters’ reaction to Trump’s video in real time
A new video of the scene inside the Capitol Building itself shows the minutes immediately after the White House released a video in which Donald Trump ordered his supporters to leave the building.
Posted on Twitter by NBC News’ Ryan J. Reilly on Tuesday, it appears that rioter Pam Hemphill, who was sentenced to 60 days in prison for being inside the Capitol, as Trump supporters fought police and stormed the building.
Maroucheh MuzaffarJuly 6, 2022 04:15
ICYMI: More January 6 witnesses come forward after Cassidy Hutchinson’s explosive testimony
A Jan. 6 panel member confirmed that new witnesses are continuing to come forward to speak to lawmakers after the testimony of Cassidy Hutchinson, former assistant chief of staff Mark Meadows, last week.
Congressman Adam Kinzinger was asked by Dana Bash on CNN state of the union Sunday if the committee still sees new people coming forward to testify after her explosive testimony before the committee on Tuesday.
He replied “yes”, refusing to mention any sources or discuss the internal deliberations of the committee.
We have John Bowden’s story.
Oliver O’ConnellJuly 6 2022 04:00
Lindsey Graham and Rudy Giuliani summoned in the Georgia investigation into the 2020 election
The grand jury in Fulton County, Georgia, investigating former President Donald Trump’s attempts to reverse Joe Biden’s 2020 election victory, has issued subpoenas to South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham, former Trump attorney Rudolph Giuliani, and several other attorneys who have played roles in the Trump scheme.
In addition to Mr. Graham and Mr. Giuliani, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Reports indicate that the 23-person special grand jury has also moved to compel attorneys John Eastman, Cletta Mitchell, Kenneth Chesbrough and Jenna Ellis, as well as attorney and podcast host Jackie Beck Dyson, to provide evidence in the investigation into the efforts of Mr Trump’s associates to pressure Mr. Georgia officials to take illegal action to reverse Biden’s victory after he became the first Democrat to lead Peach State since then-Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton defeated then-President George HW Bush in 1992.
Oliver O’ConnellJuly 6, 2022 03:20
Next January 6 session to focus on ‘efforts to assemble’ the pro-Trump mob
One Jan. 6 panel member revealed the topic of the committee’s upcoming session on Sunday, telling CBS News that he and his colleagues will look into Donald Trump’s efforts to attract thousands of his supporters to the U.S. Capitol.
Representative Adam Schiff made comments on face the nationexplaining that “[o]The next hearing will focus on efforts to assemble that gang that attacked Congress during the Senate meeting to ratify the results of the 2020 election.
John Bowden reports from Washington, DC.
Oliver O’ConnellJuly 6, 2022 02:30
Joe Rogan claims he refused Trump requests to appear on his show
“I am not a Trump supporter in any way, shape or form,” Mr. Rogan said. “I’ve had the opportunity to involve him in my show more than once. I said no, every time. I don’t want to help him. I’m not interested in helping him.”
Oliver O’Connell6 Jul 2022 01:45
Nikki Haley mocked her misunderstanding of her numbers in the inflation attack on Biden
John Bowden reports on how a potential 2024 competitor, who holds an accounting degree, has faltered.
Oliver O’ConnellJuly 6, 2022 01:00
Marjorie Taylor Green claims unfounded that the Highland Park shooting was caused by antidepressants
Although there is no publicly available evidence to suggest that Highland Park, Illinois mass shooter, Robert Cremo III, is a drug user of any kind, Georgia representative Marjorie Taylor Green claims a rooftop shooting rampage which an important person can blame Has he taken illicit drugs or the side effects of commonly used antidepressants.
Greene, the first-term congresswoman known for promoting bizarre conspiracy theories, took to Twitter late Monday to hint that anyone not buying her claims was part of the coverage on behalf of the pharmaceutical industry.
Oliver O’ConnellJuly 6, 2022 00:15
Hours after launch of parade, Trump-backed Illinois candidate says ‘let’s go ahead’
Hours after the mass shooting at the July 4 parade in Illinois, which left six dead and dozens wounded, state Senator Darren Bailey asked Americans to come forward and celebrate.
“Let’s take action and celebrate this nation’s independence,” the Republican congressman said in a statement, the Daily Beast reported.
“We have to get corruption and evil out of our government.”
Former President Donald Trump supports Mr. Bailey in the race for Illinois governor.
Oliver O’Connell5 July 2022 23:30