McCarthy: Vote Against Bannon Contempt Resolution

The Washington Post reports

All the committee’s subpoenas: Of the 19 former Trump aides, advisers and rally organizers subpoenaed by the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection, only one — Steve Bannon — has so far refused to cooperate with the investigation.

The House is expected to vote today on the resolution to hold Bannon in contempt. And while it’s likely to pass and be referred to the Justice Department, House GOP leadership has urged all Republican members vote ‘no’ on the contempt resolution.

The Jan. 6 panel is collecting “thousands of pages of records” and “conducting interviews on a steady basis,” according to Thompson, underscoring the contrast between Bannon and other Trump aides.

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