Former VP Dan Quayle had better advice for Mike Pence on throwing out Electoral College results — that he had ‘no flexibility on this: None. Zero. Forget it.’
If we are going to avoid perennial repeats of January 6, we need people on the left side to talk down their own protest tradition.
Officials are preparing for the rally by taking additional security measures around the Capitol.
Three use-of-force experts break the case down.
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.