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Rep. David Cicilline said it’s “unconceivable” that President Donald Trump had no idea of the riot that was happening at the Capitol and that his o

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Rep. David Cicilline said it’s “unconceivable” that President Donald Trump had no idea of the riot that was happening at the Capitol and that his own vice president was in danger for his life, a claim refuted by Trump’s lawyers.

The Rhode Island Democrat walked senators through a timeline of events on Jan. 6 that started at noon with Trump’s speech at a rally near the White House and concluded with the siege at the Capitol by a pro-Trump mob that afternoon.

Cicilline said it’s impossible to believe a president consumed with Congress’ tabulation that day of the Electoral College votes sealing his loss to Joe Biden in the Nov. 3 election would not have known through social media and events broadcast live on television about the unrest on Capitol Hill.

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