.thereidout Blog: House Minority McCarthy’s Jan. 6 obstruction should be a wake-up call for Democrats on voting rights bill
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy refuses to cooperate with the Jan. 6 select committee’s investigation.
— and you can sense from his latest remarks that he takes comfort in knowing he could be overseeing the probe in less than a year.“This committee is not conducting a legitimate investigation,” McCarthy, R-Calif., said in a statement Wednesday. “The committee’s only objective is to attempt to damage its political opponents — acting like the Democrat Congressional Campaign Committee one day and the DOJ the next.”
In fact, the committee told McCarthy in a letter that it wants to ask about several Jan. 6-related issues, including conversations he had with then-PresidentDonald Trump“before, during and after the violent January 6th attack."McCarthy's claims about an illegitimate inquiry are false, but that statement might not matter if, come November, he’s using them to thwart or manipulate investigations centered on his alleged involvement or knowledge of an insurrection.Read more: MSNBC »
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thereidout thereidout Joy Reid is a race baiter. Civil Rights leaders boycotted Biden’s Tirade. And every racist Biden mentioned was a proud DEMOCRAT!! Biden was friends with Segregationist Storm Thurmond. Biden put People of Color last, just like Malcolm X always said Liberals would do! thereidout Connecting this with voting rights? What?
thereidout The GOP has invaded Czechoslovakia. The Democrats are trying to appease them. It didn’t work for Neville Chamberlain. It won’t work for Manchin and Sinema. Trump, Cruz, Bobert, and others must be prosecuted for treason and sedition. thereidout TedrosTheTerrible,Director WHO Disturbing Facts He Is Not Actually A Medical Doctor He Is A Part Of A Brutal Regime TPLFTerroristGroup thousands died from treatable diseases b/c of his incompetence HealthMinister,he forcibly sterilized Amhara women
Jan. 6 hearings 'are going to blow the roof off the House,' Raskin saysOn a Thursday Zoom call with progressive activists, Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., said that the forthcoming hearings by the Jan. 6 Select Committee probing the riot at the U.S. Capitol staged by supporters of former President Donald Trump will 'blow the roof off the House.' Hopefully they will televise the whole thing with all video and witness/criminal testifying. Lol….Not going to happen! LOL...ok
11 Right-Wing Oath Keepers Charged With Seditious Acts Over Jan. 6 Plot\u0022For a whole year after the insurrection at the Capitol, we heard from countless Republicans who downplayed the seriousness of what took place on Jan6th because no one was being changed with sedition,\u0022 said Rep. Ilhan Omar. \u0022Maybe their rhetoric will change now.\u0022 lavenderblue27 Lock them up!!!
Village Of Oak Park Celebrating Native Betty White On Jan. 15The late Betty White’s hometown of Oak Park is celebrating what would have been the icon’s 100th birthday this month.
Jordan Klepper has a tense confrontation with Matt Gaetz on Jan. 6 anniversary'Isn't this a little bit childish, Matt?'
Oath Keeper Militia Members Including 5 Veterans Indicted on Sedition Charges for Jan. 6 RiotOf the 11 people named in the indictment, five are military veterans. Caldwell is a Navy veteran and reached the rank of lieutenant commander, while Harrelson, James and Watkins served in the Army. Rhodes is an Army veteran and former paratrooper. They need all veteran and military status stripped from them. And all veteran benefits revoked. Everyone from Trump on down to these types of people are nothing but the LOSERS on the playground in elementary that could never win anything, so they made up new rules as they went to benefit themselves for the next go round. LOSERS.
Oath Keepers leader, 10 others charged with seditious conspiracy in Jan. 6 Capitol riotThe leader of the Oath Keepers, Stewart Rhodes, was charged with seditious conspiracy related to the Capitol attack on Jan. 6, 2021. He's where he planned to be.