Officer Gonell Slams Trump's Comments: 'I'm Still Recovering From Those Hugs And Kisses'

When asked by Rep. Liz Cheney on his experiences during the January 6 riot, Capitol Police Officer Sgt. Aquilino Gonell criticizes Former President Trump for calling the rioters “a loving crowd,” saying “I’m still recovering from those hugs and kisses.” » Subscribe to MSNBC: About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily… Continue reading Officer Gonell Slams Trump's Comments: 'I'm Still Recovering From Those Hugs And Kisses'

'Hitman' Trump: DC Officer Suggests Trump Started MAGA Riot As Probe Kicks Off

The first hearing for the House select committee investigating the January 6th Capitol Hill riot featured emotional testimony from four Capitol Police officers attacked by alleged “Trump-inspired” rioters. MSNBC’s Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber discusses the need for accountability and the committee’s full subpoena power. (This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber,… Continue reading 'Hitman' Trump: DC Officer Suggests Trump Started MAGA Riot As Probe Kicks Off

Officer Gonell Responds To Trump's Comments About Capitol Rioters

Capitol Police Officer Aquilino Gonell was asked by Rep. Liz Cheney about his experiences during the Capitol riot and if he agreed with how former President Trump characterized rioters. The officer said he was still recovering from what the former president said was “hugs and kisses.” » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC… Continue reading Officer Gonell Responds To Trump's Comments About Capitol Rioters