Flashpoint 1/10/21: Chaos on Capitol Hill after Trump supporters storm halls of Congress to overturn election

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DETROIT – On Sunday, there was a discussion on supporters of President Donald Trump storming the halls of Congress to overturn President-elect Joe Biden’s victory.

Since then so much has happened including Democrats pushing to get the president swiftly impeached.

Lawmakers plan to formally introduce the proposal on Monday in the House, where articles of impeachment must originate. If Democrats decide to move forward, a vote could be possible by Wednesday — exactly one week before Democrat Joe Biden becomes president at noon on Jan. 20.

In addition to a roundtable discussion, Democratic US Sen. Gary Peters of Michigan made an appearance on the show Sunday and talked about becoming chair of the Homeland Security committee. He also weighed in on the current events.

Segment One

Democratic US Sen. Gary Peters of Michigan

Segment Two

Guests including former Michigan Republican Congressman, Paul Mitchell; Tori Sachs, executive director of Michigan Rising Action and attorney Dennis Cowan weighed in on what is next in the chaotic national political scene.

Segment Three

Flashpoint host Devin Scillian wraps up this week’s episode

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