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The committee investigating the January 6, 2021 attack on the US Capitol plans to contact former Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani, Rep. Benny Thompson (D-Miss). CNN, because the investigation is based on close aides of Trump.

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Giuliani has not been summoned and it is unclear when the committee will contact him, but Thompson confirmed to CNN that it will do so at some point.

Thompson said the committee plans to talk to Giuliani “absolutely”, calling him “an integral part of whatever happens” with the investigation.

Giuliani was reportedly part of a small group of advisers to former President Donald Trump, who were present at the Willard Hotel in Washington until January 6, 2021, along with Steve Bannon and right-wing legal scholar John Eastman.

At the hotel, the group planned to reverse the election hours before a crowd of Trump supporters stormed the Capitol, according to Guardian,

Giuliani did not respond to a request for comment Businesshala,

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