Lawfare's Quinta Jurecic on what's next for the January 6th Committee and the steps Congress can take to safeguard American democracy.
In the first round of testimony, lawmakers heard from former Capitol police who were in charge of security on January 6th, and D.C. police involved in responding to the insurrection.
The witnesses offered conflicting accounts of what happened that day, and pushed blame onto other agencies, leaving many avenues for further investigation: what happened to the FBI intelligence warning of a violent assault on the Capitol? And why wasn’t the National Guard called in?
To talk about what we learned – and didn’t – Diane spoke with Ryan Goodman, chaired professor of law at New York University School of Law and co-editor-in-chief of the national security online forum, Just Security.
- Ryan Goodman Founding co-editor-in-chief of Just Security; chaired professor of law at New York University School of Law; special counsel to the General Counsel of the Department of Defense from 2015-2016.
Most Recent Shows
Susan Glasser and Peter Baker are veteran political journalists who closely covered the presidency of Donald Trump, he as the New York Times chief White House correspondent, she as a…
For months it looked like Russia was waging – and winning -- a battle of attrition. But last week Ukrainian forces made dramatic gains on the battlefield, retaking vast areas…
From McCarthyism to January Sixth, best-selling author David Corn says the G.O.P has a long history of using paranoia, grievance, and tribalism for political gain. His new book is "American Psychosis."