Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra holds a news conference to unveil the Biden administration's plans for abortion rights and women's health days after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade.
January 6 Committee Chair Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) said "pressuring public servants into betraying their oaths was a fundamental part of the playbook" used by President Trump to overturn the 2020 election result and that "a handful of election officials in several key states stood between Donald Trump and the upending of American democracy." His remarks came during the January 6 Committee hearing on the investigation of the attack on the U.S. Capitol. This is the fourth in a series of hearings - after months of closed-door investigations - detailing the committee findings on the Jan. 6th attack. During her opening statement, Committee Vice Chair Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) "urged all of those watching today to focus on the evidence" and that "we cannot let America become a nation of conspiracy theories and thug violence." Sharing their stories before the committee were state political leaders and election officials from Georgia and Arizona who described the pressures they faced from Pres
January 6 Committee member Rep. Adam Kinzinger (D-IL) said, "The President didn't care about actually investigating the facts. He just wanted the Department of Justice to put its stamp of approval on the lies," as he discussed President Trump's efforts to pressure the Justice Department to investigate false claims of election fraud. His remarks came during the January 6 Committee hearing on the investigation of the attack on the U.S. Capitol. This is the fifth in a series of hearings - after months of closed-door investigations - detailing the committee findings on the Jan. 6th attack. Sharing their stories before the committee were former Acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen, former Acting Deputy Attorney General Richard Donoghue, and former U.S. Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel Steven Engel. They addressed allegations of election fraud made by the former President and requests to alter the outcome of the election, including the seizure of voting machines. A