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Trump and Jim Jordan spoke for ten minutes the morning of Jan 6, new documents reveal

Trump and Jim Jordan spoke for ten minutes the morning of Jan 6, new documents reveal
Comes as the committee seeks more information from Ohio congressman

The House select 委员会 investigating the riot on January 6 obtained documents showing that former 总统唐纳德·特朗普 spoke with arch-conservative Rep Jim Jordan 为了 10 minutes the morning of the insurrection, 美国有线电视新闻网报道.

The new information comes as the committee debates whether to subpoena the 俄亥俄州共和党人 who is a major ally of the former president. One piece of information shows that the then-president tried to get Mr Jordan on the phone from the White House residence the morning of January 6, with a second entry showing that the call lasted 10 分钟.

什么时候 美国有线电视新闻网 asked Mr Jordan if he spoke with the former president before the riot began, he said “I don’t recall” and added “I know I talked to him after we left off the floor.”

之前, Mr Jordan had told Rep Jim McGovern, the chairman of the House Rules Committee, that he had spoken to the president after the attack. 之后, he told Spectrum News “I don’t know if I spoke with him in the morning or not. I just don’t know. I’d have to go back. I mean I don’t know when those conversations happened. But what I know is that I spoke with him all the time.”

The committee had previously requested that Mr Jordan voluntarily provide information about his communication with the former president, which he rejected.

Mr Jordan was also identified as one of the people who communicated with White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows to propose a way for Vice President 迈克·彭斯 to prevent the certification of the election results.

House Minority Leader 凯文麦卡锡 had initially selected Mr Jordan to join the select committee. But House Speaker 南希佩洛西 vetoed his and Rep Jim Banks’s joining the committee. 作为回应, Mr McCarthy pulled all five of his selections. Republican Reps Liz CheneyAdam Kinzinger are the committee’s sole Republicans, with Ms Cheney service as vice chairwoman.