Rachel Maddow reports on Republican members of Congress offering bizarre revisionist descriptions of the January 6th insurrection and Rep. Liz Cheney is purged from GOP leadership for pointing out that Donald Trump lost the 2020 election and state level Republicans continue to attack voting rights, all to try to create a world that better fits Trump's fantasy that the election was stolen from him.
Seth takes a closer look at Republican leaders announcing their opposition to a commission to investigate the January 6th insurrection at the Capitol as the party intensifies its efforts to rewrite history.
Chris Krebs, former director of CISA, talks with Rachel Maddow about how Donald Trump's lies and misinformation as far back as the 2016 campaign with his complaints of a "rigged election" metastasized within the Republican Party to the current mix of falsehoods about the 2020 election and voter suppression tactics.
Media Matters:Fox News is a loaded gun aimed at American democracy
Trump tried a coup in broad daylight — and Fox had his back.
Media Matters: Fox News anchor Bret Baier covered up network’s role — and his own — in spreading Trump’s lies about the 2020 election - Baier told GOP Rep. Liz Cheney that the network has said election wasn’t stolen — then brought on a guest who just wrote a book calling it “Rigged”