‘This can never happen again’: Jan 6 panel chair says ‘accountability’ is key for survival of US
The chair of the January 6 committee has warned that accountability is the key to salvaging America's political future.
"If we are to survive as a nation of laws and democracy, this can never happen again," Bennie Thompson said in the panel's final session.
The Mississippi Democrat also said that Donald Trump stirred up a "violent attempt to block the transfer of power."
"I believe, nearly two years later, this is still a time of reflection and reckoning," he said.
The panel will shortly vote on whether to refer the former president to the DOJ.
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