Bennie Thompson and Liz Cheney responded to Steve Bannon's conviction with a message that should scare Trump.
1/6 Committee Chair Bennie Thompson (D-MS) told reporters that the committee has begun to turn over its records to the DOJ on the fake electors.
1/6 Committee Chair Bennie Thompson said that witnesses will testify that people in Trump's orbit had contact with Oath Keepers and Proud Boys.
1/6 Committee Chair Bennie Thompson suggested that the committee has proof that Trump used Department of Defense assets in his coup.
1/6 Committee Chair Bennie Thompson said that the committee will ask for former VP Mike Pence's testimony before the end of the month.
Former President Donald Trump, his attorney Rudy Giuliani, and the Proud Boys and Oath Keepers have been accused of conspiring to incite the Capitol insurrection on January 6, according to a new lawsuit from Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.), the chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee.
In the new Congress which convened last week members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) will have more power than they have ever had in the history of the United States.
In a Democratically-controlled House of Representatives blacks will hold an unprecedented level influence. Before, during the Republican-controlled House, not a single African-American chaired a committee or held a position of leadership.