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Romney: Capitol riot was 'an insurrection against the Constitution'

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Romney: Capitol riot was an insurrection against the Constitution

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) called the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol an “insurrection against the Constitution” as some GOP lawmakers sought to minimize the violence this week.

The comment came as several Republicans, including Reps. Andrew Clyde (Ga.), Jody Hice (Ga.) and Paul Gosar (Ariz.), downplayed or made false claims about the attack.

Clyde asserted during a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on Wednesday that calling the events of Jan. 6 an "insurrection" was a “boldfaced lie.”

Speaking to HuffPost on Thursday, Romney noted that the mob attack resulted in severe property damage and death.

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