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McConnell said President Trump 'fed lies' to mob about Biden election

1 month ago   |   By KOAT

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell explicitly pointed his finger at President Donald Trump for helping to spur the attack on the Capitol by the president's supporters.
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'They were provoked by the president': Mitch McConnell blames Trump for deadly Capitol riots

'They were provoked by the president': Mitch McConnell blames Trump for deadly Capitol riots

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday directly blamed President Donald Trump for motivating the violent Capitol riots that took place on January 6.
"The mob was fed lies," the Republican leader said on the Senate floor. "They were provoked by the president and other powerful people."
McConnell's rebuke of Trump comes as the outgoing president faces an upcoming impeachment trial in the Senate over the deadly siege at the Capitol. Trump was impeached last week for incitement of insurrection after his supporters breached the Capitol building while Congress...
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McConnell said Trump 'fed lies' to mob about Biden election

McConnell said Trump 'fed lies' to mob about Biden election

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell opened the Senate on Tuesday saying the pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol was “fed lies” by the president and others in the deadly riot to overturn Democrat Joe Biden election.
McConnell's remarks are his most severe and public rebuke of outgoing President Donald Trump. The Republican leader vowed a “safe and successful” inauguration of Biden on Wednesday at the Capitol, which is under extremely tight security.
“The mob was fed lies," McConnell said. “They were provoked by the president and other powerful people, and they tried to...
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McConnell says Trump 'fed lies' to mob about Biden election ahead of Capitol riot

McConnell says Trump 'fed lies' to mob about Biden election ahead of Capitol riot

1 month ago   |   By ABC

The Kentucky Republican said Tuesday on the Senate floor, "The mob was fed lies. They were provoked by the president and other powerful people."
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