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Analysis of the Congressional hearings about the Jan 6 attack on the Capitol

Trump Supporters Hold "Stop The Steal" Rally In DC Amid Ratification Of Presidential Election
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 06: Pro-Trump protesters gather in front of the U.S. Capitol Building on January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. A pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol, breaking windows and clashing with police officers. Trump supporters gathered in the nation's capital today to protest the ratification of President-elect Joe Biden's Electoral College victory over President Trump in the 2020 election. (Photo by Jon Cherry/Getty Images)

As the U.S. House of Representatives Select Committee continues its hearings into the January 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, our panel shares their analysis of what’s been learned so far and what to expect next.

Jeffrey Selinger, associate professor, Department of Government and Legal Studies, Bowdoin College
Jonathan Martin, national political correspondent, The New York Times; co-author, This Will Not Pass: Trump, Biden and the Battle for America’s Future

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Janann Sherman, author of No Place for a Woman: A Life of Senator Margaret Chase Smith; history professor emeritus, University of Memphis

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Jonathan was born in Monsey, New York. A field trip to Washington, DC when he was in 7th grade started him on his circuitous path to a career in public radio. The trip inspired a love of politics and led to his desire to one day call DC home. After graduating from Grinnell College, he worked on a couple of campaigns in Iowa (presidential and congressional) and moved to Washington, DC.