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StoryGraph Biggest Story 2022-02-07 -- liz cheney and adam kinzinger (6), vice president mike pence (5), reject electoral college votes (4), attack capitol (4), 6, 2021 (4)

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liz cheney and adam kinzinger (6), vice president mike pence (5), reject electoral college votes (4), attack capitol (4), 6, 2021 (4)

1/6 Committee Targets Ivanka Trump As The Domino To Make Trump Fall

The 1/6 Committee knows that Ivanka Trump has direct information about her father's behavior on 1/6 and it could have major repercussions.

Kinzinger Hits Back at RNC for Censure of Him and Liz Cheney

Representative Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) criticized the Republican National Committee (RNC) for its censure of him and Representative Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) for the roles they’ve played in the ongoing investigation into the January 6 insurrection, noting that the censure of “Liz and I was a bridge that went way too far.” Kinzinger and Cheney, who sit … Continue reading "Kinzinger Hits Back at RNC for Censure of Him and Liz Cheney"

House Jan. 6 Committee Wants To Find Out What Ivanka Trump Knows

Her proximity to then-President Trump on Jan. 6 could provide the committee with direct access to what he was doing during those crucial three hours when his supporters violently stormed Capitol.

The GOP’s January 6 lies have reached a fever pitch

The RNC censured two members of Congress for refusing to play along.

Analysis: The Republican Party is enabling Trump's politics of violence

The Republican Party is ever closer to the destination to which it has long been headed under former President Donald Trump -- the legitimization of violence as a form of political expression.

What made Trump’s response to Pence unexpectedly strange

We knew Donald Trump would respond to Mike Pence telling the truth about the electoral process. We didn’t know how he’d respond.

Opinion | The key context explaining the RNC's ugly obsession with Liz Cheney

Why did the Republican National Committee engage in such an extraordinary display of self-humiliation on Friday? Because of the danger Cheney poses.

Republicans, Wooing Trump Voters, Make Fauci Their Boogeyman

G.O.P. candidates, tapping into voters’ frustrations with a seemingly endless pandemic, are stepping up their attacks on Dr. Anthony S. Fauci.

Analysis | The significance of Pence’s rebuke of Trump

“President Trump is wrong,” Pence said of Trump saying that Pence could've overturned the 2020 election. The comments echoed what Pence said before but were more direct — and for a reason.

Donald Trump and Jim Jordan spoke for 10 minutes on the morning of January 6

The House select committee investigating the Capitol insurrection is now in possession of White House records that provide new details about a phone call Donald Trump made to Republican Rep. Jim Jordan on January 6, 2021 -- as the investigation drills down on the former President's communications that day and questions have long swirled around calls between him and lawmakers.

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