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McCarthy's picks for the January 6 select committee are a blend of MAGA and Trump-wary – HotAir

McCarthy's picks for the January 6 select committee are a blend of MAGA and Trump-wary – HotAir

6 select committee, via GOP source: Jim Banks (ranking member) Jim Jordan Rodney Davis Kelly Armstrong Troy Nehls — Andrew Solender (@AndrewSolender) July 19, 2021 It’s going to be barrels of fun having Liz Cheney on the committee with Jordan.Rodney Davis and Kelly Armstrong are the two most “Trump-wary” members of the committee insofar as neither objected to certifying Biden’s victory on January 6, placing them in the minority of the GOP caucus.— Congressman Kelly Armstrong (@RepArmstrongND) January 20, 2021 He tweeted this on January 6 as well: Thank you to the Capitol police and all law enforcement.— Congressman Kelly Armstrong (@RepArmstrongND) January 6, 2021 “Every one of these people should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law,” he said afterward.

Banks, the head of the Republican Study Committee, made no bones about how he sees his role in a statement last night: My statement on being appointed by @GOPLeader to serve as the Republican ranking member on the Select Committee to investigate Jan.com/dSJNF56EA9 — Jim Banks (@RepJimBanks) July 19, 2021 Jordan, the ranking member on the House Judiciary Committee, understands his role as well: pic.

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