by Tom Tillison
The issue of whether former President Donald Trump ordered 10,000 National Guard troops ahead of the Jan. 6 protest at the U.S. Capitol reared its head again this week when Trump released a statement slamming Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s politically motivated House select committee investigating the incident.
“The Unselect Committee of Political Thugs has not devoted one hour to the massive Election Fraud and Irregularities that took place in the 2020 Presidential Election, the reason that hundreds of thousands of people went to Washington on January 6th. When will they start?” the former president said in a statement released by his Save America PAC.
“The Unselects also refuse to look at why Crazy Nancy Pelosi and the Mayor of D.C. turned down from 10-20,000 troops. Why is this, I wonder?” Trump added…