Eric Trump indicated at a rally that his father would possibly testify earlier than the House choose committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, assault on the U.S. Capitol. He urged the group to seize beer and popcorn to observe Donald Trump expound on “election fraud” (that by no means occurred).
“My father finally got a subpoena from the Jan. 6 committee,” Eric Trump mentioned at a far-right ReAwakan America rally in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Friday night time. (*6*)
The crowd roared in response, and the second was captured within the video under.
His remark about his father’s testimony added to studies that the previous president needs to inform his story — below sure situations — to the House committee now that he has acquired a subpoena.
Donald Trump has instructed aides he would possibly adjust to the subpoena so long as he can achieve this stay, The New York Times reported earlier this month.
The subpoena directs Donald Trump to show over demanded paperwork by Nov. 4 — and both seem in particular person or nearly for “one or more days of deposition testimony beginning on or about Nov. 14.”
Most Americans — 60% — consider Trump ought to testify below oath earlier than the committee about his position in final year’s Jan. 6 rebellion, based on a brand new Monmouth University poll. The ballot of 808 randomly chosen adults was performed Oct. 13-17 with a margin of error of plus or minus 5.2%. The survey additionally discovered that 9 out of 10 Democrats (89%) and 61% of independents need him to testify.