It's not antifa, it's MAGA. I know. I was there. — House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy
It's not antifa, it's MAGA. I know. I was there. — House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy reportedly snapped after the president told him 'antifa' led the Capitol insurrection: 'It's MAGA. I know. I was there.'
  • House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy had a tense phone call with President Trump on Monday in which he told the president the election was "over."
  • After Trump said the Capitol insurrection was the work of antifa, McCarthy said, "It's MAGA. I know, I was there," according to Axios.
  • McCarthy, a longtime Trump supporter, went on to vote against election certification in Arizona following the Capitol siege.
  • The California representative is now arguing against impeachment, saying "it would only divide the country more."