Far-right Trump supporter Ali Alexander, a top organizer of the January 6th rally in Washington, D.C. that turned deadly, said he was aided in putting on the event by Republican legislators in Congress.
In a number of Periscope live streams ahead of the march, the “Stop the Steal” organizer claimed that among those assisting him were Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ), Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ), and Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL).
According to The Intercept, Alexander stated in separate streams, “We’re the four guys who came up with a January 6 event,” referring to the respective congressmen. Biggs was the only lawmaker who responded to The Intercept, and he denied any contact with Alexander.
“I was the person who came