"Let's review the history of inaction and obfuscation since 1/6:
1) Pelosi did not want to impeach Trump. She was dragged to it by Raskin and others.
2) Pelosi banned witnesses midway through hearings after GOP suggested she be called as one
-@gaslitnation patreon.com/posts/running-…
3) The impeachment hearings relied on public domain evidence but omitted vital evidence from Bannon, Stone, Flynn, Wood and others
4) They refused to discuss that these elite players were the link between Trump admin and Proud Boys, Oath Keepers, QAnon etc
5) They cut the impeachment hearings short under the pretext of getting started on Biden's agenda. They did not pass the agenda.
6) They claimed it didn't matter that the hearings were short because they would do a bigger investigation. They did not do it.
7) Dems used the excuse of "bipartisanship" to stall the 1/6 investigation knowing that the GOP abetted the attack and bipartisanship was an unreasonable goal
8) They did not form a Jan 6 committee until July, then held one hearing and went on vacation.
9) The Dems did nothing until September when they finally subpoenaed operatives like Bannon. They did nothing to punish defiance of the subpoena.

In sum, they stripped the immediacy of the crisis and made it harder to prosecute. They ran out the clock.

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