MAGA Rep Moves To Provide Riot Footage To Rioters

Politico reports:

House Republicans are moving to provide defendants in Jan. 6-related cases access to thousands of hours of internal Capitol security footage, a move that could influence many of the ongoing prosecutions stemming from 2021’s violent attack.

Rep. Barry Loudermilk (R-Ga.), who chairs the House Administration Committee’s oversight subpanel, said that the access for accused rioters and others — which Speaker Kevin McCarthy has greenlighted — would be granted on a “case-by-case basis.”

“Everyone accused of a crime in this country deserves due process, which includes access to evidence which may be used to prove their guilt or innocence,” Loudermilk told POLITICO in a statement.

Read the full article. Federal police officials have said that publicizing the raw video could compromise Capitol security protocols and provide future insurrectionists with a road map to a successful attack. You may recall that Loudermilk has publicly compared Trump to Jesus.