VIDEO: The House Select Committee’s hearings on the Jan. 6 Capitol attack, day 7
At its seventh public hearing, the Jan. 6 panel not only detailed the plans of extremist groups like the Proud Boys and Oath Keepers ahead of the attack on the Capitol, but it also kept its focus on what was happening inside the White House at the time.
The panel highlighted the ways that violent far-right extremist groups answered what one lawmaker said was Trump’s “siren call” to come to Washington. Details were also revealed of an “unhinged” late-night meeting at the White House as defeated President Donald Trump’s outside lawyers suggested the military seize state voting machines.
Read a recap from NPR: Trump's summons to Washington on Jan. 6 reverberated across right-wing media