Rep. Madeleine Dean (D-PA) mentioned that Sens. Ted Cruz and Rand Paul ought to should testify earlier than the 1/6 Committee about their function in Trump’s coup.
Home Democrat Calls On Cruz and Paul To Testify Earlier than the 1/6 Committee.
Video of Rep. Dean:
Rep. Madeleine Dean (D-PA) requires Sens. Rand Paul and Ted Cruz to should testify earlier than the 1/6 Committee about their function in Trump’s plot to overturn the election. pic.twitter.com/zfUZC9Qldq
— Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) September 21, 2021
Rep. Dean mentioned on MSNBC’s Deadline: White Home when requested if Cruz and Paul needs to be referred to as to testify earlier than the 1/6 Committee, “Oh, I definitely do. I’ve lengthy thought that anyone that had any curiosity or something to do with what occurred on January sixth, any communication with the president, with the president’s authorized groups ought to completely be earlier than the committee to allow us to know their function. To tell us what they know. This reporting will go an extended approach to supply a summons, however the committee has the facility of subpoena and gathering extra. I wish to say all of the extra motive why we have now to maneuver ahead with a invoice that was launched at present defending our democracy.”
The Eastman Memo Gives The 1/6 Committee With A Sedition Roadmap.
The Eastman memo lays out level by level the plot to overturn the 2020 election. Ted Cruz and Rand Paul had been counted on to make use of the filibuster to assist to overturn the election. The Republican Senators had a task within the plot.
Cruz and Paul aren’t witnesses. They’re accomplices and doubtlessly co-conspirators.
The 1/6 Committee ought to subpoena each Republican who had one thing to do with the Capitol assault.
The reality that Republicans seem like so determined to cover is that the 1/6 assault appears like an inside job.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor. He’s additionally a White Home Press Pool and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work targeted on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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