Jan. 6 committee: Who’s been subpoenaed?

December 11, 2021
Jan. 6 committee: Who's been subpoenaed?


Jan. 6 committee: Who’s been subpoenaed?

WASHINGTON — The bipartisan House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol has so far issued 51 subpoenas to individuals and organizations tied to circumstances around the attack. 

Subpoenas have been sent to close aides and associates of the former president as well as organizers of events that took place prior to the storming of the Capitol — including the rally Trump spoke at that day. 

4 individuals tied to Trump in days surrounding the Jan. 6 insurrection

  • Mark Meadows, former White House chief of staff.
  • Daniel Scavino, former White House deputy chief of staff for communications.
  • Kashyap “Kash” Patel, former chief of staff to Acting Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller.
  • Steve Bannon, former adviser to Trump.

10 former administration officials with close ties to Trump

  • Nicholas Luna, served as Trump’s personal assistant.
  • Molly Michael, served as special assistant to the president and Oval Office operations coordinator.
  • Benjamin Williamson, served as deputy assistant to the president and senior adviser to Chief of Staff Mark Meadows.
  • Christopher Liddell, former White House deputy chief of staff.
  • John McEntee, former White House personnel director.
  • Keith Kellogg, served as Vice President Pence’s national security adviser.
  • Kayleigh McEnany, former White House press secretary.
  • Stephen Miller, served as senior adviser to Trump.
  • Cassidy Hutchinson, served as special assistant to the president for legislative affairs.
  • Kenneth Klukowski, former senior counsel to former Assistant Attorney General Jeffrey Clark.

6 witnesses tied to efforts to overturn 2020 presidential election results

  • William Stepien, served as manager of the Trump 2020 reelection campaign. 
  • Jason Miller, senior adviser to Trump’s 2020 reelection campaign. 
  • Angela McCallum, national executive assistant to Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign.
  • John Eastman, Trump’s lawyer who advised Pence how to challenge the results of the 2020 presidential election.
  • Michael Flynn, former national security adviser.
  • Bernard Kerik, former New York Police Department commissioner pardoned by Trump in 2020. Kerik reportedly worked with Trump’s former attorney Rudy Giuliani to investigate allegations of voter fraud and promote “Stop the Steal” efforts.

14 organizers of rallies and events preceding the insurrection

Members of Women for America First (WFAF) organized several events leading up to the attack on the Capitol, including the Jan. 6 “Stop the Steal” rally on the Ellipse near the White House, November 14th and December 12th, 2020 rallies on Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C. and two “March for Trump” nationwide bus tours that promoted the Washington rallies.

  • Amy Kremer, founder and chair of WFAF.
  • Kylie Kremer, founder and executive director of WFAF.
  • Cynthia Chafian, submitted the first permit application on behalf of WFAF for the January 6th rally, and founder of the Eighty Percent Coalition.  
  • Caroline Wren, listed on permit paperwork for the January 6th rally as “VIP Advisor.”
  • Maggie Mulvaney, listed on permit paperwork for the January 6th rally as “VIP Lead.”
  • Justin Caporale, of Event Strategies, Inc., listed on permit paperwork for the January 6th rally as “Project Manager.”
  • Tim Unes, of Event Strategies, Inc., listed on permit paperwork for the January 6th rally as “Stage Manager.”
  • Megan Powers, of MPowers Consulting LLC, listed on permit paperwork for the January 6th rally as “Operations Manager for Scheduling and Guidance.”
  • Hannah Salem, of Salem Strategies LLC, listed on permit paperwork for the January 6th rally as “Operations Manager for Logistics and Communications.”
  • Lyndon Brentnall, of RMS Protective Services, listed on permit paperwork for the January 6th rally as “On-Site Supervisor.”
  • Katrina Pierson, former Trump campaign official, reportedly involved in the organization of the January 5th and 6th rallies and was in direct communication with Trump about the rallies.
  • Ali Abdul Akbar, also known as Ali Alexander, connected to permit applications for the “Stop the Steal” rally.
  • Nathan Martin, connected to permit applications for the “Stop the Steal” rally.
  • Stop the Steal, LLC, corporate entity affiliated with Stop the Steal.

1 Justice Department official

  •  Jeffrey Clark, former Department of Justice official allegedly involved in efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election.

5 witnesses who helped or had knowledge of the planning and financing of the rallies in D.C. and the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol

  • Dustin Stockton, assisted WFAF in planning the Jan. 6 rally at the Ellipse and other rallies after the 2020 presidential election that advanced unsupported claims about the election’s outcome.
  • Jennifer Stockton, helped organize rallies after the 2020 presidential election, including the Jan. 6 rally at the Ellipse, that advanced unsupported claims about the election’s outcome along with fiancé, Dustin Stockton.
  •  Taylor Budowich, director of communications for Trump.
  • Roger Stone, longtime Trump political adviser convicted of obstructing an investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. 
  • Alex Jones, owner of far-right wing conspiracy website InfoWars and host of “The Alex Jones Show.”

Groups and individuals linked to the attack on the Capitol

  • Members of Proud Boys International LLC, a Southern Poverty Law Center designated hate group.
  • Henry “Enrique” Tarrio, Proud Boys chairman from November 2018 to September 2021.
  • Oath Keepers, identified by the Southern Poverty Law Center as an anti-government movement.
  • Elmer Stewart Rhodes, Oath Keepers president.
  • Robert Patrick Lewis/1st Amendment Praetorian, provided security for numerous rallies leading up to Jan. 6.

6 individuals involved in planning Jan. 5 and Jan. 6 rallies preceding the attack

  • Robert “Bobby” Peede, Jr. and Max Miller, met with Trump on Jan. 4 to discuss the Jan. 6 Ellipse rally.
  • Brian Jack, Trump’s director of political affairs who reached out to several members of Congress on Trump’s behalf to ask them to speak at the Jan. 6 rally.
  • Bryan Lewis, obtained a permit for a Jan. 6 rally outside the Capitol to “urge Congress to nullify electoral votes from states that made illegal changes to voting rules during their elections.”
  • Ed Martin, organizer of the Stop the Steal movement, planned and financed the Jan. 6 Stop the Steal protest directly preceding the attack on the Capitol.
  • Kimberly Fletcher, with her organization Moms for America, helped organize the January 5th rally at Freedom Plaza and the Jan. 6 rally at the Ellipse 

Reach out to Chelsey Cox on Twitter at @therealco.

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