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Donald Trump and MAGA extremists are still attacking elections. If they are not held accountable, the United States cannot preserve democracy.
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Senior Director, Media Relations
Director, Federal Affairs
The “big lie” and the violence it inspired changed the lives of state election officials and put a stain on the country forever. This video recaps what happened on day four of the January 6 hearings.
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Senior Vice President, Rights and Justice
Senior Director, Creative
Former Video Producer
Donald Trump and MAGA extremists carried out a violent attempt to take over the Capitol and overturn the 2020 presidential election. The January 6 House Select Committee hearings continue to provide evidence of these activities and illustrate how MAGA extremists will keep fighting to put themselves in power regardless of future election outcomes. Americans must hold those involved accountable and show that no one is above the law in the United States.
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