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Hutchinson says Trump knew Jan. 6 attendees had weapons: ‘They’re not here to hurt me’
US & Canada · Washington

Hutchinson says Trump knew Jan. 6 attendees had weapons: ‘They’re not here to hurt me’

44% Center coverage: 127 sources
Ex-White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson on Tuesday testified that former President Trump and his former chief of staff Mark Meadows were both told attendees at a Jan. 6, 2021, rally had weapons, and that Trump was frustrated that those with weapons were turned away. She said that Trump wanted metal detectors taken away for Jan. 6 rally, said armed rallygoers were "not here to hurt me." The White House says it is investigating the incident. The Secret Service is also looking into the incident, the White House said. See the Story
McCarthy defends 1/6 audio, House GOP backs 'next speaker'
US & Canada · Washington

McCarthy defends 1/6 audio, House GOP backs 'next speaker'

49% Center coverage: 35 sources
House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy assured colleagues Wednesday he never asked then-President Donald Trump to resign over the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection at the Capitol. It was McCarthy's first face-to-face meeting with House Republicans amid the fallout from his criticisms of Trump. McCarthy is in line to become House speaker if Republicans win control in the fall midterm election.See the Story
U.S. Capitol riot panel wants to hear from McCarthy after new audio
US & Canada · Washington

U.S. Capitol riot panel wants to hear from McCarthy after new audio

65% Center coverage: 20 sources
The House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection at the Capitol is redoubling its efforts to have GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy appear. The committee is also looking at summoning a widening group of House Republicans for interviews. The panel is racing to wrap up this phase of its work amid newly released audio recordings of McCarthy's private remarks.See the Story

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US & Canada · Washington

McCarthy Feared G.O.P. Lawmakers Put ‘People in Jeopardy’ After Jan. 6

55% Left coverage: 20 sources
House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy feared comments made by far-right members of Congress were "putting people in jeopardy," according to audio recordings obtained by the New York Times. In a phone call with Republican leaders on Jan. 10, 2021, McCarthy specifically named certain members of his conference, including Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz.See the Story
US & Canada · Washington

McCarthy said removing Trump by 25th Amendment ‘takes too long’ on post-Jan. 6 tape

67% Left coverage: 12 sources
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy discussed the 25th Amendment on a call with GOP leadership days after the January 6, 2021 attack on the Capitol. McCarthy also said during the call that he wanted to reach out to then-President-elect Joe Biden as he expressed hope for a smooth transition. McCarthy has moved to tamp down the potential fallout from the audio releases.See the Story
Kevin McCarthy · Washington

House Republican leaders to work in opposition of Senate gun deal

42% Right coverage: 12 sources
"House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Minority Whip Steve Scalise told House Republicans during a closed-door conference meeting that they will oppose the agreement, which a bipartisan group of Senate negotiators unveiled Tuesday night," Politico reports.See the Story
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Pelosi says McCarthy ‘inconsistent’ about metal detectors on Capitol Hill after 6 Jan

42% Center coverage: 7 sources
Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Friday, in her first public comments about new recordings featuring House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.), accused the GOP leader of hypocrisy over concerns about lawmakers’ safety following the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot.See the Story
US & Canada · Washington

Gaetz lashes out at McCarthy, Scalise after leaked comments

83% Left coverage: 6 sources
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) slammed House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) on Tuesday after The New York Times published a report that featured recorded comments from the two congressmen airing concerns about the Florida Republican’s remarks following the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol.See the Story
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Tucker Carlson calls Kevin McCarthy a "puppet of the Democratic Party"

67% Left coverage: 6 sources
Tucker Carlson called House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy a "puppet" of the Democratic Party. The Fox News host was responding to a New York Times report detailing McCarthy's concerns about GOP lawmakers inciting violence. The Times also highlighted how McCarthy had mulled the possibility of censoring GOP lawmakers.See the Story
US & Canada · Washington

Andy Biggs Says McCarthy Has a ‘Trust Issue’

50% Left coverage: 6 sources
Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ) told OAN that the audio of House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) saying he would pressure Donald Trump to resign in the aftermath of the January 6 Capitol riots are “problematic.”Biggs says McCarthy misled the conference and created “a huge trust issue.”But what most concerned Biggs was McCarthy calling for booting some Republicans off Twitter.See the Story
US & Canada · Washington

McCarthy called aide on Jan. 6 during Trump speech: ‘Don’t come up here’

50% Center coverage: 4 sources
Cassidy Hutchinson, a former special assistant to White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, testified on Tuesday that she received a call from House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) during then-President Trump’s speech at the Ellipse urging them not to come to the Capitol. See the Story

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