The 1/6 Select Committee has never shown footage of domestic terrorists seen before right outside the doors of the House during the Committee’s first hearing on January 6 Thursday night.
ATTENTION: STUNNING FILMS
1/6 The committee shows never-before-seen footage of domestic terrorists right outside their doorstep. pic.twitter.com/BpHmGHPw30
– Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) June 10, 2022
This video was played shortly after This was revealed by Republican Vice President Liz Cheney “The White House received specific reports in the days leading up to January 6, including during President Trump’s ellipse demonstration which indicated that elements in the crowd were preparing for violence on the Capitol.”
Liz Cheney said so too Trump oversaw and coordinated a sophisticated plot to overturn the elections.
The select committee has two Republican members. Could have had more, President Pelosi wanted a bipartisan panel on par with the 9/11 committee. However, due to the problem that several Republicans were under investigation by the committee, the president had to dismiss them as members. Unable to stack the deck with his Trumpsters, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy took his toys and went home.
The Committee spent nearly a year investigating the January 6, 2021 attack on the United States Capitol.
Ms. Jones is the co-founder / chief editor of PoliticusUSA and a member of the White House press pool.
Sarah hosts Politicus News and co-host of Politicus Radio. Her analysis has been featured on several national radio, television and talk shows, and print outlets including Stateside with David Shuster, as well as The Washington Post, The Atlantic Wire, CNN, MSNBC, The Week, The Hollywood Reporter, and others.
Sarah is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists.