Liz Cheney will play a leading role on the House panel scrutinizing Jan. 6. Ms. Cheney will speak after the panel’s chairman, suggesting that Democrats plan to cast her in the role traditionally played by the ranking member of a committee, a high-profile post. Pelosi says it's her 'plan' to appoint Kinzinger to 1/6 House select committeeHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi said it's her "plan" to appoint GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger to the House select committee to investigate January 6, just days after the GOP walked out on the panel. Bipartisan House probe of Jan. 6 insurrection falls apart after Pelosi blocks two GOP membersThe House speaker accepted three other Republican lawmakers recommended by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, but she refused to appoint Reps. Jim Banks (R-Ind.) and Jim Jordan (R-Ohio). Pelosi bars Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe; GOP vows boycottHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi is rejecting two Republicans tapped by House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy to sit on a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection Pelosi scoffed at House GOP leader McCarthy floating GOP-only investigation into Jan. 6: 'Perhaps you mistake me for somebody who would care about that'Pelosi canned two GOP picks for the committee, Reps. Jim Banks and Jim Jordan, who voted against certifying the 2020 election results in AZ and PA. Pelosi bars Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe; GOP vows boycottNancy Pelosi cited the "integrity" of the probe in refusing to accept the appointments of Indiana Rep. Jim Banks, picked by Kevin McCarthy to be the top Republican on the panel, or Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan. McCarthy says the GOP will run its own investigation into January 6 after Pelosi rejected 2 of his picks for a House committeeRepublicans blocked a bipartisan commission to probe the Capitol riot, and now won't participate in a House inquiry on the basis that it's too partisan. McCarthy pulls his 5 GOP members from 1/6 committee after Pelosi rejects 2 of his picksHouse Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is pulling his five Republican members selected to join the House committee that's investigating the January 6 insurrection, following House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's decision to reject two of McCarthy's picks.