Rep. Kevin McCarthy After Republicans narrowly defeated Nancy Pelosi in the House, the House has been warned by Senator (R-Calif.) that he is likely to succeed her as speaker. 62021 Insurrection: The GOP will be investigating its work.

McCarthy wrote to the panel’s chairman, Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.On Wednesday, Rep. Bennie Thompson (D–Miss.) demanded that all evidence be retained by the panel.

“It is imperative that all information collected be preserved not just for institutional prerogatives but for transparency to the American people,” The letter reads. “The official Congressional Records do not belong to you or any member, but to the American people.”

Thompson said the committee will keep records of the evidence it has garnered — as it is required to do anyway — and also plans to release the majority of those findings to the public.

McCarthy “had a chance to have members on the committee, he had a chance to come and testify before the committee, so, I think the horse has left the barn,” Thompson stated. Reps. Liz Cheney, Wyoming (Wyo.), and Adam Kinzinger, Illinois are the only Republicans in the panel. Adam Kinzinger, (Ill.).

Thompson stated that the committee continues its work and is racing to finish its final report.

“We will end Dec. 31,” Thompson stated. “If he wants to conduct whatever he wants as speaker, it’s his choice.”

The committee (*6*) McCarthy for testimony in May. He also noted his Jan communications with Trump. 6 in the immediate aftermath. McCarthy The subpoena was not issued.

In his letter McCarthy also cited reports detailing grievances of committee staffers with Vice Chair Cheney’s reported insistence for the report to focus on Trump’s conduct, leaving out important findings in other areas of the probe.

“It is clear based on recent news reports that even your own members and staff of the Committee have no visibility into the totality of the investigation,” McCarthy wrote.

Panel Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), one of the members, has downplayed these accounts.

McCarthy The committee was accused by the plaintiffs of not understanding why the Capitol was not secured on Jan. 6.

“The Republican majority in the 118th Congress will hold hearings that do so,” McCarthy pledged. Republicans have in the past sought to cast blame on Pelosi Taking responsibility for the Capitol breach that day.

It is widely believed that the GOP will end the probe once it gains control of the chamber, and also seek to undermine the findings made by the panel. Republicans have pledged to launch a series of other investigations into the spending of the committee and on other topics, including the business dealings of President Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden and the “politicization” of the Justice Department.

Jan. 6 Robin Vos was interviewed Wednesday by the committee. Vos claims that Trump forced him to reverse the results of the 2020 elections in Wisconsin, 20 months after the election. according to NBC News.

Vos described the interview with the committee as “brief,” He also said that he answered questions regarding the 2020 election in his home state. in a statement shared with CNN.