- Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal issues an urgent appeal to raise funds for COVID-19-hit India.

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Federal authorities are investigating the possibility of rioters been given tours ahead of time. (Photo Credits: Twitter/@PramilaJayapal)

  • Jayapal listed examples of activities several weeks before the Capitol attack happened
  • Most Congress members are shaken due to the January 6 capitol attack
  • All three Republicans have denied allegations

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Pramila Jayapal, born in Chennai, is the first Indian-American woman elected to the House of Representatives. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • Jayapal is the chair of the crucial Immigration Task Force of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus
  • She is US US Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district since 2017
  • She was named the vice chair of the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law

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Chennai-born Indian-American Pramila Jayapal, 55, has been named as the vice chair of the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • “I am honoured to lead the House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law": Jayapal said
  • The only Indian-American in the House of Representatives, Jayapal is one of the leading voices on the committee
  • In July last year, Jayapal had questioned Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg and Sundar Pichai