Pence was within 40 feet of mob inflamed by Trump, Jan. 6 committee reveals

Panel shows that former vice president was pressured to enact a plan to reject slates of electors from seven states, including New Mexico

By: - June 17, 2022 7:11 am

A tweet from former President Donald Trump is displayed during the third hearing of the House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the U.S. Capitol in the Cannon House Office Building on June 16, 2022, in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Drew Angerer / Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.