Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger on his vote to hold Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress

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"It was the right thing to do, you have to reply to a subpoena by the Congress."- Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL)

In this file photo from Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, talks about the approaching midterm election during an interview with The Associated Press, in Washington. The special congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection has set a vote for Tuesday to recommend criminal contempt charges against Bannon after he defied the panel’s subpoena. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, file)

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain why he voted to hold Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress. He also discusses his political future, and whether he plans to run for a higher office in the future.

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