Extremist GOP Rep Blames Insurrection On Pelosi

Media Matters has the transcript:

What I believe is a few bad apples utilized this to their benefit, and it was aided and abetted by leadership. I’ll give you an example. So when President Trump saw the huge gathering the day before, over — across from White House, he initially gave access to 1,000 to 10,000 National Guard troops.

The FBI at the Norfolk division sent out a blast that they got wind of some type of problem coming. Supposedly no one got that. But this Capitol Police turned down an additional hundred Capitol Police officers. They turned it down. And who does that come from? Nancy Pelosi.

Pelosi is responsible for the security of the Capitol buildings. So, you know, her ineptness, you know, when you’ve got an inauguration coming in a couple weeks after this, you’re not beefing up? Every time I’ve been here for an inauguration, security is beefed up.

So they actually aided and abetted, from my standpoint, that facilitation by not following protocols and threat assessment.

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