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McConnell: Trump ‘Provoked’ Capitol Mob

"The mob was fed lies. They were provoked by the president and other powerful people," McConnell said in his final floor addresses as majority leader.

Outgoing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) explicitly blamed President Trump for the attacks that occurred on the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6th, saying the mob were “fed lied” that were “provoked by the president and other powerful people.”

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