Rudy Giuliani twice shot himself in the foot as he attempted to attack the credibility of January 6 committee witness Cassidy Hutchinson, and you’d think a lawyer would be a little more careful with his words.Then again, the former Trump attorney’s law license was suspended last year in New York and Washington, D.C.
as he awaits ethics charges over his involvement in overturning the results of the 2020 election, so it’s not a total shock.Hutchinson, a former top White House aide to Trump’s chief of staff Mark Meadows, gave explosive testimony Tuesday about the behind-the-scenes chaos of the West Wing on and around January 6.
Some of the most talked about details were that Trump was aware things might turn violent on January 6, that he allowed rally attendees to be armed, and that he attempted to force his security detail to take him to the Capitol to join the rioters.
Then, of course, there was #ketchup.Another claim Hutchinson made involved Giuliani’s fear of criminal exposure. She said he asked Trump for a pardon.Related: Ginni Thomas is clearly freaking out after yesterday’s bombshell January 6 hearingTaking to Twitter, Giuliani sought to discredit the hearings and Hutchinson, but instead he appeared to incriminate himself.“The January 6 Witch Hunt Cabal has now exceeded even its prior fraudulent,” he said. “The last witness was a reckless liar.