By FARNOUS HAMIRI
Washington (AP) — Donald Trump’s former White House adviser Pat Cipollone will testify Friday before the House Commission investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol.
Ciporone, who reported resistance to Trump’s plans to overturn the 2020 election defeat, was summoned by the Election Commission last week after weeks of public pressure to provide testimony to the panel. I did.
A person who spoke to the Associated Press on anonymous terms to discuss private negotiations explained the issue, but Siporone agreed to appear before the Commission for a private transcribed interview. Stated.
Siporone is said to have threatened to resign after Trump witnessed a dramatic change at the top of the Justice Department, violently and repeatedly warning the former president and his allies against efforts to challenge the elections.
One witness said Siporone called the proposed letter a false allegation of fraudulent voting a “murder-suicide agreement.” Another witness said Siporone warned her that Trump was at risk of committing “all possible crimes.”
Trump White House advises Siporone to testify to the 1/6 panel – Daily Local
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