The Times podcast: The biggest Jan. 6 bombshells

Rudolph W. Giuliani appears on a giant screen
Video from a deposition with former President Trump’s personal lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani is played during a House hearing about the Jan. 6 insurrection.
(Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times)

After more than a year of investigations and thousands of hours of depositions, the Jan. 6 committee is looking to prove that former President Trump had a plan to overturn the 2020 election.

Today, a look at the most explosive moments so far — and to come — as the committee lays out its case to show Trump’s connection to the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection and the role he may have played in spreading debunked conspiracy theories that the election he lost two years ago was rigged.


Read the full transcript here.

Host: Gustavo Arellano

Guests: L.A. Times reporter Sarah D. Wire

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