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Jan. 6 committee subpoenas Pa. Rep. Scott Perry, other top Republicans

BY: - May 12, 2022

The House panel said it was targeting Perry because he had " ... various communications with the White House about a number of matters relevant to the Select Committee’s investigation, including allegations that Dominion voting machines had been corrupted."

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Meet the chairperson of the U.S. House Freedom (From Reality) Caucus | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - April 30, 2022

U.S. Rep. Scott Perry played a “key” role in efforts to topple the 2020 election results, and pushed to get the country’s top intelligence official to investigate baseless conspiracy theories, according to a newly published report.

Damage in Kyiv, Ukraine, from the Russian invasion. A residential building destroyed

Congress greenlights lend-lease bill for Ukraine; Pa.’s Perry a ‘no’ vote

BY: - April 29, 2022

The central Pa. pol was one of 10 U.S. House Republicans to vote against the military aid.

Report: New texts show Pa. Rep. Perry’s ‘key role’ in trying to overturn 2020 election results

BY: - April 26, 2022

A newly published report sheds more light on the Pa lawmaker's role in trying to overturn the 2020 election results.

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Pa. Rep. Perry ‘endorsed’ plan to send pro-Trump extremists to the Capitol | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - April 25, 2022

The York County lawmaker, head of the ultra-conservative Freedom Caucus, was in on the planning, according to a published report.

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With Ukraine War, Republicans get religion on democracy | John L. Micek

BY: - March 8, 2022

U.S. Rep. Scott Perry, who once advised President Donald Trump’s White House on undermining the 2020 election results, and who was a target of the U.S. House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, has now found a democracy worth defending. It’s in Kyiv. Taking to Twitter on Sunday, Perry, R-10th District, […]

Who the Jan. 6 House committee wants to hear from in Pa. and why

BY: - February 16, 2022

In the six months since the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol convened, the Democrat-controlled panel has issued sweeping requests to hear from former Trump administration officials and supporters who worked to reverse the 2020 election results.

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It’s up to Democrats in Pa. and D.C. to defend democracy. So far, that isn’t happening | Opinion

BY: - January 13, 2022

Just as surely as history repeats itself, the American Experiment is at risk of failing. But history also points the way to its salvation.

GOP Rep. Scott Perry declines Jan. 6 House committee’s interview request

BY: - December 21, 2021

His refusal raises the question of whether the select House committee will issue a subpoena for his testimony.

Jan. 6 House committee requests interview with Pa. Rep. Scott Perry

BY: - December 20, 2021

The request marks the first time the Jan. 6 committee has publicly asked to interview a sitting member of Congress.

As U.S. House passes anti-Islamophobia bill, Pa.’s Perry calls sponsor Ilhan Omar ‘anti-Semitic’

BY: - December 15, 2021

Perry, the head of the House Freedom Caucus, is among the GOP members who have slammed the Minnesota Democrat

Pa. U.S. Rep. Scott Perry says he’s tested positive for COVID-19

BY: - November 16, 2021

(*This story was updated on Tuesday, 11/16/21 at 1:21 p.m. to note that U.S. Rep. Scott Perry has been elected the new chairman of the House Freedom Caucus) Another prominent Pennsylvania Republican lawmaker has tested positive for COVID-19. In a statement,  the office of U.S. Rep. Scott Perry, R-10th District, said the central Pennsylvania legislator […]