Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Ill., and Rep. Claudia Tenney, R-N.Y., told Newsmax Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is playing political games with her Select Committee on the Jan. 6 Capitol riot by vetoing GOP appointees.
“Regardless of the situation that we would have been in on that committee, and it would have been a partisan sham, but we would have gotten our message across,” Davis, one of five Republicans named to the committee by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said on “Spicer & Co.” Wednesday night. “If they wouldn’t have done the unprecedented thing and tried to remove Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, and Rep. Jim Banks, R- Ind.”
Pelosi objected to both Jordan and Banks being on her Select Committee to probe the riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
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