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Jan. 6 Panel Votes to Hold Another Person in Contempt

1 month ago   |   By Newser

The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 US Capitol insurrection has voted to pursue contempt charges against Jeffrey Clark, a former Justice Department official who refused to answer the committee's questions-but the panel agreed to let him come back for another try. The committee voted 9-0 Wednesday to pursue...
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Jan. 6 panel votes to hold former DOJ official in contempt

Jan. 6 panel votes to hold former DOJ official in contempt

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection has voted to pursue contempt charges against Jeffrey Clark, a former Justice Department official who refused to answer the committee's questions - but the panel agreed to let him come back for another try.
The committee voted 9-0 Wednesday to pursue criminal charges against Clark, who aligned with Donald Trump ahead of the violent attack as the then-president tried to overturn his election defeat. Clark appeared for a deposition last month but refused to be interviewed, citing Trump's legal efforts to block the...
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