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The House committee that was tasked with scrutinizing the events surrounding the attack at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021 is holding a series of public hearings.
Testimony from key figures has explored a campaign by former President Donald J. Trump and his allies to subvert American democracy and cling to power by reversing an election. The panel has recounted how Mr. Trump’s actions brought the United States to the brink of a constitutional crisis.
On today’s episode
Follow a detailed timeline of the key moments, from the buildup to the attack to now.
Here are answers to some common questions about the House committee investigating the riot and the proceedings.
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Luke Broadwater contributed reporting.
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