1/6 Committee member Rep. Adam Schiff stated that the function of Trump and his advisors within the 1/6 assault is the focus of the investigation.

Video of Rep. Schiff on CBS’s Face The Nation:

Transcript through CBS’s Face The Nation:

MARGARET BRENNAN: So, precisely what diploma of coordination have you ever seen thus far, significantly between these inside the Trump White Home political operatives and the 725 folks that the- which have been charged by the Justice Division?

REP. SCHIFF: Nicely, that is actually a focus of our investigation, and that’s what was the function of the previous president, what was the function of his aides and advisors? Definitely, they had been integrally concerned in a lot of these traces of effort. When it comes to the precise violent assault on the Capitol, how a lot expectation of violence was there? How a lot was that a part of the plan, both spontaneously or when it comes to any predisposition in the direction of violence that day? That’s nonetheless a matter beneath deep investigation. However we intend to make use of each effort to get out the total information and expose them to the American individuals and take legislative motion to guard the nation going ahead. However that challenge, that’s what was the White Home function in what occurred on the sixth that led to the primary violent assault in a century and a half, if not longer, is on the core of our investigation.

The 1/6 Committee Is Investigating Trump and His Cronies

The press convention that Trump is holding on 1/6 is all concerning the failed former twice impeached president attempting to push again on the investigation. Nothing has modified in Trump’s thoughts. He nonetheless thinks that he’s his greatest PR individual, however the 1/6 Committee is locked in on Trump and there could be a criminal referral in his future.