During its June 13 hearing, the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack shared a taped deposition from Bill Stepien, a former Trump campaign manager, who said a voter analysis eligible in Arizona had not revealed that thousands of undocumented citizens had voted. in the 2020 elections.
Watch Stepien’s remarks in the player above.
Stepien said that over time after the election, former President Trump became unhappy with the legal team working on the campaign and eventually replaced them.
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Stepien was to testify in person, but did not show up because his wife had given birth.
The hearing was the second of several scheduled by the committee for Jan. 6 that focused on how Trump actively spread false information about the 2020 election result — what has become known as the “big lie” – in the run-up to the January 6 uprising. . In the year since its establishment, the committee has conducted more than 1,000 interviews, seeking critical information and documents from people who witnessed or were involved in the violence that day.