U.S.A

Biden says even people who think he’s ‘Satan reincarnate’ have to know something happened on Jan. 6

Joe Biden.

Joe Biden. AP Photo / Andrew Harnik

President Biden supports a bipartisan investigation into the January 6 attack on the Capitol and believes that anyone who observed the events should do so too.

“I don’t care if you think I’m Satan’s reborn, the fact is you can’t look on TV and say nothing happened on the 6th,” he told CNN’s Don Lemon during a town hall on Wednesday night in Cincinnati .

On January 6, supporters of former President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol to prevent lawmakers from confirming Biden’s election victory. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-California) formed a 13-person special committee to investigate the attack and added eight people to the panel, including Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo).

House minority leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif. Selected five GOP lawmakers to sit on the committee, and on Wednesday Pelosi turned down two of them: staunch Trump ally Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio and Rep. Jim Banks, R-Ind., Who both voted to challenge the election certificate. McCarthy said without all five on the committee, Republicans would not participate in the investigation.

Biden also slammed conspiracy theorists spreading “poison” over the coronavirus and the January 6 attack, telling town hall audiences, “You can’t listen to people who say, this is a peaceful march.” They go hand in hand with people who believe in the false QAnon conspiracy, Biden said, and the United States must “go beyond that. We are not.”

You may also like

McConnell begs unvaccinated Americans to inject “ASAP.”

CDC: Life expectancy in the US fell 18 months in 2020 and doubled for Black and Latin American Americans

DEA agent charged with Capitol riot

news.google.com

مقالات ذات صلة

اترك تعليقاً

لن يتم نشر عنوان بريدك الإلكتروني. الحقول الإلزامية مشار إليها بـ *

زر الذهاب إلى الأعلى