Secret Service agent and former White House official willing to testify that false claims were made at Jan. 6 hearing about Trump

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A former White House official and a Secret Service agent said they were willing to testify in the Jan. 6 hearings in order to contradict claims that former President Donald Trump got into an altercation while trying to make his way to the Capitol rioting.

The claims were made by Cassidy Hutchinson, an aide to former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, on Tuesday.

Hutchinson said that she heard from Tony Ornato, then-White House deputy chief of staff, that the former president became incensed when he wasn't allowed to go to the U. S. Capitol on Jan. 6. He is alleged to have grabbed at the steering wheel of the vehicle and then lunged at the agent who was preventing him from leaving.

Later on Tuesday, that Secret Secret agent reportedly said he was willing to testify that this account was false. Ornato also indicated the same willingness to testify contrary to the story.

Both Ornato and Robert Engel, the agent, had previ... (Read more)



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