Jan. 6 panel says Trump, far-right groups responsible for insurrection

By: - June 9, 2022 10:56 pm
U.S. Capitol Police Officer Caroline Edwards and Nick Quested, a documentary filmmaker who was embedded with the Proud Boys, testify during a hearing June 9, 2022, by the Select Committee to Investigate the Jan. 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol. The committee, which has been gathering evidence related to the attack for almost a year, will present its findings in a series of televised hearings. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

U.S. Capitol Police Officer Caroline Edwards and Nick Quested, a documentary filmmaker who was embedded with the Proud Boys, testify during a hearing June 9, 2022, by the Select Committee to Investigate the Jan. 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol. The committee, which has been gathering evidence related to the attack for almost a year, will present its findings in a series of televised hearings. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

 

Chairman Bennie Thompson and vice chairwoman Liz Cheney lead a hearing Thursday on the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol. (States Newsroom screen capture from C-SPAN broadcast)

 

Sandra Garza, the long-time partner of Capitol Hill Police Officer Brian Sicknick, who died shortly after the Jan. 6 riot, comforts an audience member during a hearing held June 9, 2022, in Washington, D.C., by the Select Committee to Investigate the Jan. 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol. The bipartisan committee, which has been gathering evidence related to the Jan. 6 attack for almost a year, will present its findings in a series of televised hearings. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Sandra Garza, the long-time partner of Capitol Hill Police Officer Brian Sicknick, who died shortly after the Jan. 6 riot, comforts an audience member during a hearing held June 9, 2022, in Washington, D.C., by the Select Committee to Investigate the Jan. 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

 

Police clash with supporters of President Donald Trump during the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol. (Alex Kent/Tennessee Lookout)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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