Peter Bergen: Members of the House Jan. 6 select committee have expressed concern that the Justice Department had not interviewed many key witnesses involved in the coup attempt. He says Marc Short, former chief of staff to Vice President Mike Pence, and Greg Jacob, Pence’s former chief counsel, were recently summoned to testify before a federal grand jury. Bergen says the news signals that Justice Department has begun looking into the nonviolent efforts to overturn the election, including the pressure campaign against Pence. Unlike the phony elector scheme, which has many potential targets, the only real target in the Pence pressure campaign would be Trump, Bergen writes. It will be interesting to see whether the grand jury subpoenas Pence, for example, who has no legitimate privilege claim
We don't know how quickly indictments of top-level officials including Trump will arrive, if they arrive at all.