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McCarthy says he won't cooperate with 'illegitimate' Jan. 6 probe

7 days ago   |   By Wood TV

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said Wednesday evening that he will not cooperate with the select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, riot at the U.S. Capitol, asserting the panel "is not conducting a legitimate investigation."
McCarthy, in a statement released hours after the committee asked him to voluntarily cooperate with its probe, maintained that the "illegitimate" panel was seeking to interview him about “private conversations not remotely related to the violence that unfolded at the Capitol.”
The panel noted in its letter to McCarthy earlier Wednesday, however, that the...
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Kevin McCarthy Says He Won't Speak With Jan. 6 Committee Despite Request, Cites ‘Abuse of Power'

Kevin McCarthy Says He Won't Speak With Jan. 6 Committee Despite Request, Cites ‘Abuse of Power'

7 days ago   |   By Mediaite

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House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy announced Wednesday evening that he will not meet with members of the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.
In a letter to McCarthy earlier in the day, the committee asked him to voluntarily speak with the panel about what transpired that day.
The letter stated:
We write to request your voluntary cooperation with our investigation on a range of critical topics, including your conversations with President Trump before, during and after the violent January 6th attack. You have acknowledged speaking...
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