Cheney and Kinzinger are the only Republicans on the panel after McCarthy told the caucus not to participate.
The largely partisan committee technically has subpoena power to obtain data from private companies, although soliciting it from members of Congress is more unusual.
“Rifling through the call logs of your colleagues would depart from more than 230 years of Congressional oversight,” Banks wrote.
‘If they get through that door, they’re into the House chamber and upon the members of Congress,’ Lieutenant Michael Byrd recalled.
The reality is that both the riot and the response by law enforcement were more chaotic, unruly, and incompetent than premeditated or malicious.
Videos of the January 6 riot show Babbitt forcing her way into the Speaker’s Lobby before being shot.
The FBI does not believe far-right groups and Trump supporters coordinated the riot, sources said.
Police officers and firefighters are at a higher risk for depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and suicide than any other profession, researchers say.
‘I do not think it was right of the speaker to decide which Republicans should be on the committee,’ the moderate Republican from Maine said.