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He's done everything possible to block an inquiry into January 6 -- and shouldn't be Speaker – HotAir

He's done everything possible to block an inquiry into January 6 -- and shouldn't be Speaker – HotAir

A few hours ago I wondered whether Cheney would back up Pelosi’s decision to bar Jim Jordan and Jim Banks from the January 6 select committee.Which means the answer to my question was foreordained: Yes, she’d support Pelosi’s decision.” As for Cheney, I wrote earlier that both parties will be able to score some points on each other from Pelosi’s decision to bar Jordan and Banks.But descriptors like “defending freedom” and “patriotism” are relegated to a smaller part of the political right, and Trump voters are more likely than Americans as a whole to use them.

com/qczocH8a2u — CBS News Poll (@CBSNewsPoll) July 20, 2021 If anything, it’s surprising that the minority of Trump voters who believe the riot was an insurrection or an attempt to overturn the election is as large as it is.She dropped a full payload of truth bombs on the steps of the Capitol this afternoon: She doesn’t name Jordan and Banks but it’s clear that Jordan is the potential material witness to whom she refers while Banks is the one popping off in ways that reveal he’s not serious about holding the rioters and the people who inspired them responsible.

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