Published On: Mon, Jul 25th, 2022
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New Jan. 6 committee video shows how Trump avoided tough talk on Capitol Hill riot response

Capitol Riot Investigation

An original script for Donald Trump’s speech the day after the Capitol insurrection included tough talk ordering the Justice Department to “ensure all lawbreakers are prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law” and stating the rioters “do not represent me.” But those words were crossed out with thick black lines, apparently by Trump, according to exhibits released by House investigators.

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