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Jan. 6 Panel Weaves Tale of Lying Trump, Raging Mob, Cop’s Valor

  • Opening night of hearings summarizes findings of probe
  • First hearing in prime time broadcast by most networks
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WATCH: Cheney, vice chair of the House committee investigating the Capitol insurrection, says Trump did not condemn the attack but justified it.Source: Bloomberg
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House lawmakers investigating the US Capitol insurrection detailed then-President Donald Trump’s efforts to undo his election loss during a televised hearing that ended with the chilling account of a police officer injured in the Jan. 6, 2021, melee. 

“I can just remember my breath catching in my throat because what I saw was just a war scene,” US Capitol Police Officer Caroline Edwards, who suffered a brain injury that’s prevented her from returning to duty, told the committee.