The Blaze: Capitol Police chief debunks key accusation that Democrats made against Republicans regarding January 6
Washington, June 16, 2022
The Capitol Police debunked a serious accusation that Democrats have lodged against House Republicans.
What is the accusation?
Democrats have repeatedly claimed that Republican lawmakers led "reconnaissance" tours through the United States Capitol Complex the day before the riot on Jan. 6, 2021. Republicans, however, deny that such tours took place.
The House committee investigating Jan. 6 has not released any evidence corroborating the shocking accusations.
Rep. Barry Loudermilk (R-Ga.), a target of the accusation, has admitted to providing a tour to constituents the day before Jan. 6. However, Loudermilk said last month the group never entered the Capitol itself, but toured parts of the office complex instead. READ MORE