McCarthy: Pelosi Is “Playing Politics” With Riot Probe

Roll Call reports:

“No, none whatsoever,” McCarthy said Friday of whether the select committee announcement gave him any pause on opposing an independent 9/11-style commission that one of his own colleagues helped negotiate.

He did not answer a question about whom he would appoint to the select committee and said he has not been briefed by Pelosi on the panel.

“Nancy Pelosi has spent all the time and all these months playing politics with this, and now we’re finding [the] select committee will be more politics of what she wants to do,” the California Republican said. “The FBI is the appropriate place to investigate.”

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