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Jan. 6 committee hearing: Live coverage and updates

The House select committee held its first prime-time session on June 9 after spending nearly a year investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol. (Video: Mahlia Posey/The Washington Post, Photo: Demetrius Freeman/The Washington Post)
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Leaders of the bipartisan House select committee examining Donald Trump’s drive to subvert the election — and the insurrection on Jan. 6, 2021, that marked its climax — argued in the panel’s first prime-time hearing Thursday night that the former president bears responsibility for the attack on the seat of American democracy, which left several people dead and threatened to interrupt the transfer of power.

A police officer who was injured as the pro-Trump moved toward the Capitol described what she witnessed as a “war scene,” testifying, “I was…

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