WASHINGTON — Hope Hicks, who served as a prime adviser to former President Donald Trump, is interviewing with the Jan. 6 committee on Tuesday, a supply acquainted informed NBC Information.
The Jan. 6 committee declined to supply a remark or any further particulars. Hicks didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark.
Hicks served in a number of senior roles in Trump’s White Home for a lot of his presidency. She left the White Home six days after the Jan. 6 rebellion, on Jan. 12, after serving as a counselor to the president. She had beforehand served as White Home communications director in addition to director of strategic communications. Previous to her stints on the White Home, Hicks labored for Trump’s presidential marketing campaign, the Trump Group and Ivanka Trump’s style model.
Hicks was one in every of Trump’s closest confidantes in his White Home and beforehand refused to reply questions on working for the president when she testified earlier than lawmakers behind closed doorways in 2019.
The Jan. 6 panel held its final listening to on Oct. 13 and subpoenaed Trump himself final week to testify on or round Nov. 14.
In an interview over the weekend, Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., the committee’s vice chair, didn’t rule out taking dwell tv testimony from the previous president.