Pelosi considering Kinzinger for Jan. 6 panel: report

House Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiSunday shows preview: Bipartisan infrastructure talks drag on; Democrats plow ahead with Jan. 6 probe House Democrats grow frustrated as they feel ignored by Senate Yellen to Congress: Raise the debt ceiling or risk 'irreparable harm' MORE (D-Calif.) is considering tapping Rep. Adam KinzingerAdam Daniel KinzingerKey Biden ally OK with dropping transit from infrastructure package The Hill's Morning Report - Pelosi considers adding GOP voices to Jan. 6 panel Democrats plow ahead with Jan. 6 probe, eyeing new GOP reinforcements MORE (Ill.), a Republican who voted to impeach former President TrumpDonald TrumpTrump hails Arizona Senate for audit at Phoenix rally, slams governor Arkansas governor says it's 'disappointing' vaccinations have become 'political' Watch live: Trump attends rally in Phoenix MORE, to join the Jan. 6 select committee, CNN reported on Thursday, citing multiple sources.

Pelosi was asked at a news conference Thursday about the possibility of selecting another Republican to join the panel.

"We'll see," she said.

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"I mean, there are some members that would like to be on it," Pelosi added. "But we'll see."

The consideration of another Republican addition to the select committee comes one day after House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthyKevin McCarthySunday shows preview: Bipartisan infrastructure talks drag on; Democrats plow ahead with Jan. 6 probe Democrats question GOP shift on vaccines Has Trump beaten the system? MORE (R-Calif.) pulled all his GOP picks from the panel.

McCarthy pulled his five picks after Pelosi rejected two of the five, Reps. Jim JordanJames (Jim) Daniel JordanSunday shows preview: Bipartisan infrastructure talks drag on; Democrats plow ahead with Jan. 6 probe Freedom Caucus presses McCarthy to force vote to oust Pelosi Maryland's GOP governor slams 'whitewashing' of Jan. 6 riot MORE (R-Ohio) and Jim Banks (R-Ind.).

Rep. Bennie ThompsonBennie Gordon ThompsonDemocrats plow ahead with Jan. 6 probe, eyeing new GOP reinforcements Pelosi considering Kinzinger for Jan. 6 panel: report House erupts in anger over Jan. 6 and Trump's role MORE (D-Miss.) told CNN on Thursday that Kinzinger would be a "welcome addition” to the committee if he is approved by Pelosi.

Kinzinger was one of only 10 House Republicans to vote for Trump’s second impeachment and has been vocal about his disgust with the Jan. 6 riot.

If Kinzinger is added, he would become the second Republican to join the group behind Rep. Liz CheneyElizabeth (Liz) Lynn CheneyThe Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Goldman Sachs - Tokyo Olympics kick off with 2020-style opening ceremony The Hill's Morning Report - Pelosi considers adding GOP voices to Jan. 6 panel Democrats plow ahead with Jan. 6 probe, eyeing new GOP reinforcements MORE (R-Wyo.), who was recently pulled from her leadership position for her comments against the former president. 

“There must be an investigation that is nonpartisan, that is sober, that is serious, that gets to the facts, wherever they may lead," Cheney said Wednesday after McCarthy pulled his picks. "And at every opportunity, the minority leader has attempted to prevent the American people from understanding what happened to block this investigation."