Trump watched Capitol attack on TV, failed to stop supporters

In an interview with CBS, Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY), vice chair of the House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 uprising, said the committee had “first-hand testimony.” that former President Donald Trump was monitoring the attack on the Capitol. the White House.

Cheney said members of his team, McCarthy, his daughter, Ivanka, pleaded with him to go on TV to tell people to stop, but he resisted the pleas.

Cheney also believes Trump’s re-election would be the end of democracy.

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During an interview last year, House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy told CBS that he had asked President Trump to speak to the nation and stop the chaos in the US Capitol.

“I completely condemn the violence in the capital,” he said. “What we are watching right now is not American, I am disappointed, I am sad, this is not what a country should look like, this is not who we are, this is not the first amendment. It has to stop and it has to stop now.

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