US Capitol attack

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Kevin McCarthy refuses to comply with January 6 attack panel subpoena
The Republican minority leader sent an 11-page letter appearing to demand materials from the committee related to his questioning

Hugo Lowell in Washington

27, May, 2022 @8:32 PM

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Jim Jordan demands material on him before complying with January 6 subpoena
Republican congressman sent a six-page letter to the panel asking for materials that put him under scrutiny for his cooperation

Hugo Lowell in Washington

26, May, 2022 @12:05 AM

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Donald Trump said maybe mob was right to chant ‘Hang Mike Pence’ – report
New York Times reports witnesses told Capitol attack committee about ex-president’s comment, made on day of January 6 riot

Martin Pengelly in New York

25, May, 2022 @7:27 PM

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Blow to Madison Cawthorn as appeals court reverses ‘insurrectionist’ ruling
People who take part in insurrections against US government can be barred from office and 1872 act does not apply retroactively, court rules

Martin Pengelly in New York

25, May, 2022 @11:34 AM

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Rudy Giuliani stonewalls Capitol attack investigators during lengthy deposition
Trump lawyer testified to panel Friday but declined to discuss involvement of Republicans in bid to overturn election

Hugo Lowell in Washington

24, May, 2022 @12:49 PM

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Joe Biden says US recession ‘is not inevitable’ despite rampant inflation – as it happened
President warns inflation is ‘going to be a haul’ as poll finds 77% of Americans ‘pessimistic’ about cost of goods and services in coming months

Richard Luscombe

23, May, 2022 @7:46 PM

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Capitol attack panel to hold six public hearings as it aims to show how Trump broke law
Panel aims to publicly outline the potentially unlawful schemes that tried to keep the former president in office despite his defeat

Hugo Lowell in Washington

23, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Trump pays $110,000 in fines after being held in contempt of court – as it happened
Trump must submit additional paperwork to have contempt order lifted, while Biden poll rating dips to new low

Richard Luscombe

20, May, 2022 @8:05 PM

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Congress members led ‘reconnaissance tours’ of Capitol before attack, evidence suggests
The revelation resurrects a line of inquiry into the involvement of House Republicans in the insurrection

Hugo Lowell in Washington DC

19, May, 2022 @7:23 PM

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House panel not planning to seek Trump’s testimony on Capitol attack
After months of uncertainty, chairman says it is ‘not our expectation’ that investigators will summon former president

Hugo Lowell in Washington

17, May, 2022 @9:27 PM

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Subpoenas of Trump allies by January 6 panel set up high-stakes showdown
Before taking its decision, the select committee gamed out scenarios: what happens if Republicans defy the subpoenas?

Hugo Lowell in Washington

13, May, 2022 @5:13 PM

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Capitol attack panel subpoenas five Republicans in unprecedented step
Chair Bennie Thompson says panel has been ‘forced to take this step’ as Kevin McCarthy complains investigation ‘not legitimate’

Hugo Lowell in Washington

12, May, 2022 @7:52 PM

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