The House committee investigating the storming of the U.S. Capitol said it issued three subpoenas connected to a pro-Trump rally that preceded the invasion.
Trump's pick for Arizona Gov. Kari Lake parroted a debunked claim at the former president's Iowa rally, saying the Capitol rioters were "invited in."
The president also called out Donald Trump for appealing to racist followers with hateful rhetoric and speeches meant to rile up his base.
The officer, Michael A. Riley, is accused of tipping off someone who participated in the riot by telling them to remove posts from Facebook that had shown the person inside the Capitol during the Jan. 6 attack.
A U.S. Capitol Police officer was arrested on Friday and charged with helping to hide evidence of a rioter’s involvement with the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Michael A. Riley is facing obstruction of justice charges for allegedly tipping off a rioter by telling him or her to
"They haven't been charged with a crime and they were invited in by Capitol Police," said Arizona gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake.
Officer Michael A. Riley is accused of tipping off a rioter to delete Facebook posts that showed the suspect marauding through the Capitol
‘Take down the part about being in the building they are currently investigating and everyone who was in the building is going to [be] charged,’ officer allegedly wrote
A newly uncovered email shows that Washington's Metropolitan Police Department warned federal law enforcement agencies on Jan. 5 that Donald Trump supporters who planned to attend his "Stop the Steal" rally the following day were being urged on social media to "come armed."
A federal judge who has harshly condemned the Capitol insurrection will hear former President Donald Trump's bid to block the release of White House documents related to Jan. 6.
As much as $3 million may have been raised to support the Jan. 6 rally in Washington, D.C., that preceded the attack on the Capitol, according to interviews and documents reviewed by ProPublica, with some money flowing to Republican dark-money groups that helped bring crowds to the event.
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