5 things you should know on Monday


House Jan. 6 Committee Holds Second Public Hearing

The Jan. 6 House committee investigating the attack on Capitol Hill will reconvene Monday at 10 am for its second public hearing. This is the first of three hearings this week, part of a series of eight. At the first public hearing last Thursday, the committee sought to build a case that former President Donald Trump was the driving force behind an attempted coup that culminated in the deadly insurrection on Capitol Hill. Last week, Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyoming, said Monday’s hearing will continue to focus on the fact that Trump knew he had lost the election, but despite that, he made a “massive effort to spread false information and fraudulent”. ”

Do you prefer to listen? Check out the 5 Things podcast: