Jan 6 panel: More people turn up with evidence against Trump
A member of the House Jan. 6 committee says more witnesses are coming forward with new details on the Capitol insurrection following former White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson’s devastating testimony last week against former President Donald Trump.
Douglas Brinkley: Let us celebrate patriots who put country over party
The historian says truth-tellers guard our Constitution, as demonstrated by January 6 Committee vice chair Liz Cheney, and former Trump White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson, speaking out against fellow Republicans' actions during the insurrection at the Capitol.cbsnews.com
2 Secret Service sources told CNN that Trump angrily demanded to be taken to the Capitol on January 6, partly confirming Cassidy Hutchinson's explosive testimony
The Secret Service sources, including one who heard the story directly from Trump's driver, corroborated much of Hutchinson's testimony under oath.news.yahoo.com
NASA calls ‘mystery’ rocket crash on moon highly unusual
NASA said a rocket of unknown national origin that crashed into the moon earlier this year produced a double crater on the surface, an unexpected feat. The agency’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, which collects data on the moon, spotted two craters after the “mystery rocket body” collided with the moon on March 4, NASA said recently.…news.yahoo.com
Liz Cheney spars with GOP challengers over 2020 election, Jan. 6 attack in first debate
Rep. Liz Cheney found herself aligned with her four challengers on a few points but disagreed with them on issues like the legitimacy of the Jan. 6 committee and of the 2020 presidential election.cbsnews.com
Rep. Liz Cheney says she looks forward to the day she can disagree with Democrats: 'That will mean our politics have righted themselves'
In a speech on Wednesday at the Reagan Library, Rep. Liz Cheney took an opportunity to warn Republicans, calling Donald Trump a "domestic threat."news.yahoo.com
'Nowhere I feel safe': Election officials recount threats
A former Georgia election worker in gripping testimony has told the House Jan. 6 committee about the onslaught of threats that she and her family received after former President Trump and his allies falsely accused her and her mother of pulling fraudulent ballots from a suitcase.
Jan. 6 witnesses push Trump stalwarts back to rabbit hole
Instead of convincing Donald Trump's most loyal supporters of his misdeeds, the revelations from the hearings into the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol are prompting many of them to reassert their views that he was correct in falsely asserting a claim to victory.
Jan. 6 panel releases video of Capitol tour before attack
The House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021 Capitol insurrection released video on Wednesday of a Capitol tour led by a Republican lawmaker the day before the attack, showing at least one participant taking photos of stairwells and tunnels in the Capitol complex.
A Stunning Jan. 6 Hearing Removes Any Doubt about Trump’s Role in the Deadly Insurrection
Committee officials then displayed a photo of noose and gallows erected near the Capitol by the insurrectionists. Quested had been embedded with the Proud Boys and shared never-before-seen footage of the members, including Tarrio’s meeting with the Oath Keepers. However, Milley said administration officials told Pence to falsely state that Trump gave those orders. Ivanka Trump testified that she accepted then-Attorney General William Barr’s declaration that Biden had defeated Trump in the 2020 election. “Our democracy remains in danger,” Committee Chair Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) declared during the hearing.thewestsidegazette.com
The House Select Committee investigating the deadly Jan. 6 insurgency at the US Capitol
Growing the Voices of Our FutureThe Westside Gazette Newspaper is honored to feature these editorial contributions made by local students. Submitted by Layla Davidson, 11th Grade StudentThe House Select Committee investigating the deadly Jan. 6 insurgency at the US Capitol will hold its second public hearing of the month. This hearing, according to Committee Vice Chair Rep. Liz Cheney, will focus on presenting findings that show former President Trump engaged in “a massive effort to spread false and fraudulent information” despite the fact that “Trump and his advisers knew that he had, in fact, lost the election.” Former Trump campaign manager Bill Stepien, former Fox political editor Chris Stirewalt, and conservative Republican election attorney Ben Ginsberg will testify at the hearing. While the committee cannot bring legal charges against Trump, its primary goal has been to learn the full extent of Trump’s unprecedented attempt to obstruct the transfer of power.thewestsidegazette.com
Jan. 6 hearing live updates Committee to focus on how Trump’s ‘big lie’ fueled the insurrection
The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol will convene the second of a series of hearings on Monday, starting at 10 a.m. Eastern. Follow along for live coverage and analysis.washingtonpost.com
Trump campaign manager Bill Stepien to testify before Jan. 6 hearing on election falsehoods
The Jan. 6 committee’s series of public hearings will resume Monday morning with a number of in-person witnesses who are expected to shed new light on former President Donald Trump’s effort to overturn the results of the election, including Bill Stepien, Trump’s 2020 campaign manager.news.yahoo.com
Monday’s Jan. 6 hearing to focus on Trump’s ‘dereliction of duty’ during Capitol attack
The public hearings by the House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection will also focus on Trump's efforts to pressure the Justice Department and other levers of government to keep himself in power, lawmakers say.washingtonpost.com
Cheney states Trump said on Jan. 6 that Pence ‘deserves’ to be hanged
“Aware of the rioters’ chants to ‘hang Mike Pence,’ the president responded with this sentiment: ‘Maybe our supporters have the right idea.’ Mike Pence ‘deserves it,’” Vice Chairwoman Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) said Thursday night.washingtonpost.com
Jan. 6 committee sets prime-time hearing date for findings
The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol will go public with its findings in a prime-time hearing next week, launching into what lawmakers hope will be one the most consequential oversight efforts in American history.