Trump, others responsible for Jan. 6 should be prosecuted

What a sad morning to wake up on Jan. 6 and realize it was the one year anniversary of the horrible attack on the U.S. Capitol and democracy. This is not coming from a Democrat or Republican position but as a proud citizen of the United States, simply the greatest country in the world.

It amazes me that people can watch replays of what unfolded that day and think any part of it was OK. While we live in a country where we are free to express our opinions there is no part of the Constitution that provides us the right to carry out what happened on Jan. 6, 2021. And sadly we are now learning that Sean Hannity, the contoversial talk show host on Fox News, along with being a strong ally of former President Trump and the perpetrator of much hate and lies is now under investigation for emails he sent to several senators and representatives on Jan. 5 detailing what was going to happen on Jan. 6.

Every citizen of this great country should hope that each person proven to be involved in the insurrection on the Capitol on Jan. 6 should be held accountable and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law; including the former president.

Dean Zevenbergen


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