The last ballot was 222-208 arsenic lone 2 House Republicans voted with Democrats to notation Mark Meadows for transgression prosecution.
Here is the infinitesimal erstwhile past was made and Mark Meadows was referred to the DOJ for transgression prosecution 222-208. pic.twitter.com/k7dPHeWXpW
— Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) December 15, 2021
The 2 Republicans who joined with the Democrats were the 2 GOP 1/6 Committee members, Reps. Liz Cheney (R-WY) and Adam Kinzinger (R-IL).
The ballot is historical arsenic Mark Meadows became the archetypal erstwhile subordinate of Congress to beryllium held successful contempt successful 200 years.
The DOJ has a trickier determination connected its hands erstwhile it comes to prosecuting Meadows due to the fact that astatine the clip of the insurrection helium was moving for the president, but Meadows has efficaciously sabotaged his privilege claims by penning a publication and going each of tv and talking astir what it is successful the book.
It besides conscionable truthful happens that the publication matches up with the 9,000 pages of documents that Meadows turned implicit to the 1/6 Committee and claimed were not privileged.
The House is showing that they are not playing around. They person fixed the 1/6 Committee existent powerfulness and crisp teeth.
Mark Meadows tin either alteration his caput and cooperate oregon hole to stock a compartment with Steve Bannon.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor. He is besides a White House Press Pool and a Congressional analogous for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Degree successful Political Science. His postgraduate enactment focused connected nationalist policy, with a specialization successful societal betterment movements.
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