“This is a movement, I’m telling you. They’re not going to stop and everyone beware, because they’re not going to stop. They’re not going to stop before Election Day in November and they’re not going to stop after Election Day. Everyone should take note of that on both levels. They’re not going to let up and they should not and we should not.” VP pick Kamala Harris and Democrats side with rioters, abandon police
The summer 2020 riots resulted in some 15 times more injured police officers, 23 times as many arrests, and estimated damages in dollar terms up to 1,300 times more costly than those of the Capitol riot.
By The Editors, RealClearInvestigations
Revised and Updated, 2022
(Originally posted September 9, 2021)
Democrat-dominated, televised congressional hearings on the Jan. 6 Capitol riot opened in prime time this week (June 9) with Americans still sharply divided over the afternoon-long episode’s significance. Hemorrhaging support and facing the loss of Congress in this year’s midterms, Democrats hope the hearings will highlight what they see as the threat posed to democracy by Donald Trump and his party, as represented by that day.