Pelosi rejects two of five Republican appointees to Jan. 6 committee, sparking GOP outrage

by 24USATVJuly 22, 2021, 2:50 p.m. 20

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi denied the appointments of two Republicans, Rep. Jim Jordan, and Rep. Jim Banks, to the congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 storming of the Capitol. In a thinly veiled reference to the two men's past comments on the riots, Pelosi blamed the move on a need for "integrity," leading to swift backlash among Republicans who accuse the Speaker of playing politics. Kris Van Cleave reports. Each weekday morning, "CBS This Morning" co-hosts Gayle King, Anthony Mason and Tony Dokoupil deliver two hours of original reporting, breaking news and top-level newsmaker interviews in an engaging and informative format that challenges the norm in network morning news programs. Subscribe to “CBS This Morning” on YouTube: Watch CBSN live:​ Download the CBS News app:​ Follow "CBS This Morning" on Instagram: Like "CBS This Morning" on Facebook: Follow "CBS This Morning" on Twitter: Subscribe to our newsletter:​ Try Paramount+ free: For video licensing inquiries, contact: [email protected]


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