Empty chairs will be seen on June 9, 2022, before the opening hearing of the U.S. House of Representatives Election Committee to investigate the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol at Capitol Hill, Washington, U.S.A. ..
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House selection committee investigating January 6 parliamentary riots has been postponed The third hearing, This was scheduled for Wednesday and was expected to explain in detail how the former president Donald Trump The Justice Department reportedly urged him to spread his false allegations that the 2020 elections were wrong against him.
Former Justice Department lawyer Jeffrey Rosen and former Justice Department officials Richard Donohue and Steve Engel were expected to testify directly at the hearing, NBC News quoted Rosen’s lawyer.
The Commission has not set a new date for the inquiry, but will hold another inquiry on Thursday, the Commission said.
From a statement from the panel, it was unclear whether these witnesses would be moved on Thursday or another day, and a spokesperson for the Commission did not immediately respond to the request for comment.
The Commission launched a series of seven hearings on Thursday from a nearly year-long investigation of the January 6, 2021 attack when violent mobs of Trump supporters attacked the US Capitol. Detailed the first discovery. The riots fled parliamentarians for security and delayed them from confirming the victory of President Joe Biden’s electoral college.
A nine-member panel seeks to show that by putting Trump at the center of a multifaceted conspiracy to overturn his defeat in the 2020 elections, it is largely due to riots. is.
on mondayThe Commission has released details focusing on various plots of fraudulent elections, which Trump and some of his allies have captured to convince the public that the elections have been stolen.
The Commission has repeatedly told the former president that he was legally defeated by Biden and warned Trump not to claim useless fraud. A long series from interviews with former Attorney General William Barr and other Trump officials. Played the clip.
“I told him it was crazy and they were wasting time on it, which was a serious disadvantage to the country,” Barr told investigators.
“I’m a little depressed, because if he really believes in something like this, he’s lost contact. If he really believes in something like this, he’s cut off from reality. “It has been,” Barr said at another time. “There was never a sign of interest in what the actual facts were.”
The hearing, postponed on Wednesday, was how Trump tried to “illegally” use the DOJ as part of his bid to challenge the 2020 elections and how agency leaders used him. It was supposed to show if it was pushed back. Wio said last week.
Chainy, one of the two Republicans who participated in the panel, set up Donald Clark on behalf of the Attorney General, and the government won the election results.
The hearing will threaten to resign Trump and Clark in the Oval Office, and will reveal how they faced each other, Chaney said.
She also suggested that the hearing sheds new light on the efforts of some Republicans to secure the president’s amnesty “for their role in overturning the 2020 elections.” .. She has already nominated Republican Rep. Scott Perry, who allegedly tried to promote Clark.Perry Refused to testify in front of the committee..
Whether the topic at Thursday’s hearing will be the Department of Justice, or whether the Commission will move to the next upcoming priority area, Trump pressures then-Vice President Mike Pence to refuse to vote for the electoral college. It is unknown whether or not the call was made.