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U.S. Capitol Chaos & The S.D. Congressional Delegation's Response

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PBS Newshour
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We examine the events that led up to the January 6th violent disruption of the democratic process inside the U.S. Capitol building. We'll recap how a mob of pro-Trump extremists breached the barriers of the Capitol and gained access to both chambers of Congress, temporarily interrupting the official Congressional certification of state election results. 

 
Guests 1 (00:00): U.S. Representative Dusty Johnson.

Guests 2 (16:46): Lisa Hager and David Wiltse, professors of political science at South Dakota State University. 

Guest 3 (37:58): Kevin Woster, veteran South Dakota reporter. 

Guest 4 (47:32): Chuck Parkinson, former polical staffer, advisor, and lobbyist. 

Guest 5 (1:03:27): Tim Schorn, professor of political science and director of international studies at the University of South Dakota. 

Guest 6 (1:12:10): Mike Wagner, former South Dakota state lawmaker. 

Guest 7 (1:25:05): Chris Vondracek, South Dakota reporter living in D.C.