Senator Ron Johnson said “fake” Trump supporters sparked the Capitol riot
WASHINGTON – Senator Ron Johnson alleged Tuesday that left-wing “provocateurs” and “fake” Trump supporters sparked violence in the Capitol riot.
Johnson made the comments when Capitol Hill security chiefs testified before a Senate committee investigating how rioters broke through the Capitol on Jan. 6.
Both Democratic and Republican senators spent their time grilling security heads for the logistics of the mistakes before Johnson read a long passage from an article posted on the federalist’s right-wing website entitled, “I saw provocateurs at the Capitol Riot on January 6th”By J. Michael Waller.
Waller alleged without evidence that people who I suspected were Antifa or other left-wing agitators attacked police officers and turned …