U.S. Capitol Attack
The timeline of events and investigations around the U.S. Capitol attack on January 6, 2021

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September 28

Jan. 6 rioter sentenced to more than 7 years in prison

D.C. Police Officer Michael Fanone, who was assaulted on Jan. 6, spoke about his attacker in court, recalling thoughts of being “torn apart or shot to death.”
September 28
VIDEO: Jan. 6 rioter sentenced to more than 7 years in prison
September 27

Jan. 6 rioter sentenced to 7 years in prison

sentenced to more than seven years in prison.
September 27
VIDEO: Jan. 6 rioter sentenced to 7 years in prison
September 27

Denver Riggleman on Jan. 6 investigation: ‘The data belongs to America’

ABC News' Linsey Davis spoke with Denver Riggleman about his new book, “The Breach: The Untold Story of the Investigation into January 6th,” and his role in the investigation’s early work.
September 27
VIDEO: Denver Riggleman on Jan. 6 investigation: ‘The data belongs to America’
September 27

Jan. 6 committee postpones hearing because of Hurricane Ian

The storm is expected to make landfall in Florida Wednesday afternoon.
September 27
An image of former President Donald Trump is displayed during the third hearing of the House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the Capitol in the Cannon House Office Building, on Capitol Hill, June 16, 2022.
September 27

McConnell and Republicans back Senate's post-Jan. 6 election reform bill

The bipartisan legislation was voted out of committee on Tuesday.
September 27
Chairman Sen. Amy Klobuchar Sen. Roy Blunt and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell attend a Rules Committee Meeting on Reform the Electoral Count Act at the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, Sept. 27, 2022.
September 27

Jury selection begins in Oath Keepers' Jan. 6 conspiracy trial

Jury selection is underway in the case of five members of the Oath Keepers charged with conspiring together to thwart the transition of presidential power on Jan. 6.
September 27
Jury selection is underway in the case of five members of the Oath Keepers charged with conspiring together to thwart the transition of presidential power on Jan. 6.
September 27

Jan. 6 committee hearing postponed because of Hurricane Ian

The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol postponed Wednesday’s planned hearing because of Hurricane Ian, sources told ABC News’ Katherine Faulders.
September 27
VIDEO: Jan. 6 committee hearing postponed because of Hurricane Ian
September 27

Jury selection begins in Oath Keepers' Jan. 6 conspiracy trial

The trial could be the DOJ's toughest test yet in their investigation of Jan 6.
September 27
Members of the Oath Keepers militia group, including Jessica Marie Watkins, left, who has since been indicted by federal authorities for her role in the siege on the Capitol, stand on the east front steps of the U.S. Capitol, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington.
September 27

Maine man convicted of 11 charges stemming from Capitol riot

A Maine man who joined rioters at the U.S. Capitol has been convicted of 11 charges including assaulting, resisting or impeding police officers
September 27
September 27

What to expect from the final Jan. 6 committee hearing

The committee teased that the public will learn new things about the attack on the Capitol.
September 27
VIDEO: What to expect from the final Jan. 6 committee hearing
September 26

Wisconsin's top Republican sues to block Jan. 6 subpoena

Wisconsin’s Assembly leader was subpoenaed to testify before the House committee
September 26
FILE - Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos talks to the media after Gov. Tony Evers' State of the State speech at the state Capitol on Feb. 15, 2022, in Madison, Wis. Vos filed a lawsuit Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022, to block a subpoena ordering him to testify before the House committee investigation the riots on the U.S. Capitol last year to discuss a conversation he had with Donald Trump about overturning the 2020 election. (AP Photo/Andy Manis, File)
September 26

Next Jan. 6 hearing may be 'more sweeping': Schiff

Ahead of the House Jan. 6 committee's next hearing, scheduled for Wednesday afternoon, members on Sunday offered a small preview of what is to come.
September 26
Ahead of the House Jan. 6 committee's next hearing, scheduled for Wednesday afternoon, members on Sunday offered a small preview of what is to come.
September 25

Next Jan. 6 hearing may be 'more sweeping' as members weigh criminal referral: Schiff

"It will tell the story about a key element of Donald Trump's plot."
September 25
Former President Donald Trump holds a rally in Wilmington, N.C., Sept. 23, 2022.
September 24

'Fighting fit': Trial to show Oath Keepers' road to Jan. 6

It’s been a long road to the upcoming Capitol riot trial of the group's leader.
September 24
FILE - Stewart Rhodes, founder of the Oath Keepers, center, speaks during a rally outside the White House in Washington, June 25, 2017. Hundreds of pages of court documents in the case against Rhodes and four co-defendants, whose trial opens with jury selection Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, in Washington's federal court, paint a picture of a group so determined to overturn Biden's election that some members were prepared to lose their lives to do so. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
September 23

House Jan. 6 committee plans to show new footage, testimony in final hearing

Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson announced the final hearing in the investigation of the January 2021 attack on the Capitol will feature “substantial footage” of the riot and significant testimony.
September 23
VIDEO: House Jan. 6 committee plans to show new footage, testimony in final hearing
September 22

Ginni Thomas to speak with Jan. 6 committee

Ginni Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, has agreed to voluntarily speak with the House Jan. 6 committee, according to her lawyer.
September 22
Ginni Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, has agreed to voluntarily speak with the House Jan. 6 committee, according to her lawyer.
September 21

Ginni Thomas to speak with Jan. 6 committee, claims 'misconceptions' about 2020 role

Justice Clarence Thomas' wife was in touch with Trump's team about the race.
September 21
Virginia Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, moderates a panel discussion in National Harbor, Md., Feb. 23, 2017.
June 16

Jan. 6 committee wants to hear from Ginni Thomas after email revelations

An avid Trump backer, she is the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.
June 16
Ginni Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Oxon Hill, Md., Feb. 23, 2017.
September 20

House Jan. 6 committee chairman confirms date for the likely final hearing

Lawmakers will reconvene publicly on Sept. 28.
September 20
Rep. Bennie Thompson speaks to reporters after a closed door meeting with committee members at the U.S. Capitol September 13, 2022 in Washington, DC.
September 19

Top Jan. 6 committee members propose reforms to 1887 Electoral Count Act

The House could vote on the measure as early as Wednesday.
September 19
Rep. Liz Cheney looks on during her primary election night party in Jackson, Wyoming, August 16, 2022.