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January 6 panel says Trump ignored calls to end riot – A timeline
Eighth committee hearing focuses on Trump's conduct on the day of the riot [Evelyn Hockstein/Reuters]
Published On 21 Jul 2022
21 Jul 2022
Congresswoman Elaine Luria said Trump watched the attack on the US Capitol on television as his staff and family “begged him” to intervene.
“President Trump refused to act because of his selfish desire to stay in power,” Luria declared during
the House committee
‘s eighth hearing on the January 6, 2021 riot.