What we learned from the January 6 hearings

What we learned from the January 6 hearings

CNN  —  The House select committee investigating the Capitol Hill insurrection concluded its series of eight hearings this week with a presentation intended to be the final piece of its narrative puzzle that painted former President Donald Trump as responsible for the violent attack on the US Capitol – and more broadly, American democracy – … Read more

Jan. 6 probe: Trump did ‘everything’ to overturn election

Jan.  6 probe: Trump did 'everything' to overturn election

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chairman Bennie Thompson opened Thursday’s prime-time hearing of the Jan. 6 committees saying Donald Trump as president did “everything in his power to overturn the election” he lost to Joe Biden, including before and during the deadly Capitol attack. “He lied, he bullied, he betrayed his oath,” charged Thompson, D-Miss. After months … Read more

Jan. 6 panel says Secret Service may have violated law with ‘erased’ text messages

Jan.  6 panel says Secret Service may have violated law with 'erased' text messages

The Secret Service may have violated federal records laws by failing to preserve data — including information related to the Jan. 6 Capitol attack — after it had been requested by investigators, the House committee investigating the riot said Wednesday. The condemnation came after the panel subpoenaed the agency following an allegation from the inspector … Read more