On January sixth of this yr, a mob of Donald Trump supporters stormed the US Capitol and overwhelmed the police who shield the constructing. Even supposing many carried police supporting flags, the insurrectionists have been more than pleased to assault officers that obtained of their means.
Officer Brian Sicknick died that day. Following the assaults, two extra Capitol cops have dedicated suicide. However nonetheless, there was little phrase concerning the incident from the physique.
Nicolle Wallace mentioned the silence with former FBI official Frank Figliuzzi on Wednesday. She asked, “We heard the Home impeachment managers inform probably the most detailed model of their story that day, however we nonetheless haven’t heard from Capitol Police?”
Figliuzzi responded, “Tright here’s an overriding historic purpose why folks don’t inform their story. Our establishments select to not inform their story. It’s as a result of even they don’t like their story. I’m involved that we’re not listening to from these companies as a result of the reality is just too painful even for them, and I feel it’s going to be the impartial fee that lastly will get to the underside of this, if we will even assemble an efficient fee.”
The previous FBI official continued:
“There’s a purpose why we aren’t getting common press conferences, why we aren’t seeing prolonged testimony as is scheduled, hopefully, for subsequent week as we begin to hear the story. However the purpose why they’re not voluntarily coming ahead, Nicolle — I worry the story is ugly, even for them.”
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