The January 6 Committee’s Final Act: Pointless Criminal Referrals of Trump
If anything, the referrals could undermine the DOJ’s building of a successful prosecution.
There is a danger in repeating the same script ad nauseam, as the House January 6 committee has done in its not one but two final performances.
Recall that the last one, in October, featured the dramatic proclamation that the committee was issuing a subpoena for Donald Trump’s testimony . . . under circumstances where it knew it would never get such testimony. Monday’s theater — apparently the finale, with Republicans poised to take control of the House and shutter...