November 13, 2021
Aguilar Issues Statement on Grand Jury Indictment of Steve Bannon
Today, Rep. Pete Aguilar issued the following statement after Stephen K. Bannon was indicted by a federal grand jury for defying a lawful subpoena issued by the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol:
“Today, a grand jury made the correct decision to indict Steve Bannon for defying a lawful subpoena. The January 6th Capitol attack was a deadly assault on American democracy. We have a duty to find the truth about what happened that day, and to follow any lead necessary to get there. Anyone who attempts to hinder our investigation, or who refuses to comply with a subpoena, can expect that we will use every tool at our disposal to ensure the Committee’s work can continue. No one is above the law.”
Congressman Pete Aguilar is a member of the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol.