Former deputy press secretary for Trump to testify at an upcoming January 6 committee hearing

Sarah Matthews, who served as deputy press secretary in the Trump White House until resigning shortly after the January 6, 2021, aanval op die Amerikaanse Capitol, has been subpoenaed by the House select committee investigating the insurrection and has agreed to testify at an upcoming hearing, according to two sources with knowledge of the investigation.

Matthews has been subpoenaed to testify at a public hearing as early as next week, bronne vertel CNN.
Matthews resigned the night of January 6, 2021, saying in a statement that she was honored to serve in then-President Donald Trump’s administration butwas deeply disturbed by what I saw.” Sy het bygevoeg: “Our nation needs a peaceful transfer of power.
    After another former Trump White house aide, Cassidy Hutchinson, publicly testified before the committee last week, Matthews het getwiet: “Anyone downplaying Cassidy Hutchinson’s role or her access in the West Wing either doesn’t understand how the Trump (wit Huis) worked or is attempting to discredit her because they’re scared of how damning this testimony is.
      The committee declined to comment on the Matthews subpoena.
          The last two hearings are expected to focus on the assembly of a violent mob in Washington, DC, that Trump directed to march to the US Capitol and on Trump ignoring pleas for assistance and failing to take immediate action to try to stop the violence.
          Vroeër Dinsdag, the committee announced a hearing will be held on July 12, and it’s expected to focus on the role of extremist groups on January 6.

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