Ron Johnson Opposes “Farce” Capitol Riot Commission

The Hill reports:

Sen. Ron Johnson, a vocal supporter of the former President Trump, called the push for a 9/11-style commission to investigate Jan. 6 “a farce.” “I hope no Republicans in the House vote for this,” Johnson said. “I hope nobody in the Senate embraces it either.”

Hundreds of Trump supporters overwhelmed Capitol Police on Jan. 6 and invaded the Capitol to stop the counting of the Electoral College vote. Many in the crowd wore apparel or waved flags underscoring their allegiance to Trump. They also shouted death threats to various lawmakers and former Vice President Mike Pence.

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