Mark Meadows, former White House Chief Of Staff has claimed to be doing a turnaround and will now work with the House Select Committee that is investigating the January 6th riot at Capitol.
Meadows was among a few high-profile former Trump Administration officials subpoenaed before the committee to testify. Meadows initially refused.
NEW: Mark Meadows is cooperating with the Jan. 6 committee after failing to appear before the panel earlier this month, the committee said today.https://t.co/Foc7g1fDpS
— Axios (@axios) November 30, 2021
RELATED: Ted Cruz Calls Fauci ‘Most Dangerous Bureaucrat’ In American History
Condemnation of Congress
Mark Meadows was just one of many former Trump officials who told the committee to pound sand. Steve Bannon, former Trump advisor, stated that he will not cooperate with this committee.
He was charged in the following cases: one for defying a subpoena, and another related to producing documents as requested by the committee.
The Meadows lawyer stated in a statement that Meadows gave in and had agreed to give information to CNN.
Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-MS), chairman of the Committee spoke out about possible contempt charges against Meadows.
“The Select Committee expects all witnesses, including Mr. Meadows, to provide all information requested and that the Select Committee is lawfully entitled to receive. The committee will continue to assess his degree of compliance with our subpoena after the deposition.”
.@MarkMeadows: “What I think they will find is Donald Trump or no one else in the West Wing had any advance knowledge of the security breach that was going to happen at the Capitol on Jan. 6.” https://t.co/8fu5IOv4Zo
— Newsmax (@newsmax) December 1, 2021
Support Conservative Voices!
Register to Receive the LatestYour inbox receives political news and insight.
RELATED: Republican Nancy Mace Delivers Different Vaccine Messages to CNN and Fox News
It’s possible they may have picked the wrong guy in Bannon
Although Mark Meadows appears to be a gentle and cooperative person, it is possible that they have had too much to eat with Steve Bannon.
Bannon, who was indicted for contempt and obstruction of Congress, surrendered to Washington, D.C.’s FBI office last month. Bannon refused to obey a subpoena. He cited executive privilege.
Bannon, a well-known conservative firebrand and ally of President Trump, declared war: “I’m telling you right now, this is going to be the misdemeanor from hell for Merrick Garland, Nancy Pelosi and Joe Biden. … We’re going on the offense. They took on the wrong guy this time; they took on the wrong guys.”
“As Nancy Pelosi is trying to put citizens in jail, namely Steve Bannon because he’s not cooperating with her investigation, she is withholding key information about January 6th,” Judicial Watch President @TomFitton. Watch more here: https://t.co/eLviG7FfmJ pic.twitter.com/CILz9cHebf
— Judicial Watch ⚖️ (@JudicialWatch) November 30, 2021
RELATED: Trump Slams ‘Squad’ Member Ilhan Omar For Fraud And ‘Marrying Her Brother’
Political ‘Witch Hunt’ For Trump Allies
Commentators on the right have described the committee as a witch hunt, so far dozens of people have been subpoenaed.
Bannon and Meadows were also present. Former Trump advisor Stephen Miller, former White House Chief of Staff Christopher Liddell and Keith Kellogg were called before the committee.
Kayleigh McEnany (ex-White House Press Secretary) is another name on the subpoenas list.
In connection with Jan. 6 violence at the Capitol, approximately 35 Trump government members were subpoenaed to testify by the Jan. 6 committee.
The Jan 6 Committee is a waste of time and my tax $$’s. We hope their witch-hunt vindictive on them backfires
— Yo😐 (@TheSpinDr7) November 23, 2021
It is now that you can support, share, and encourage the people whom you have faith.
The Political Insider ranks #15 on Feedspot’s “Top 70 Conservative Political Blogs, Websites & Influencers in 2021.”