The following is the full transcript of an interview with Representative Adam Schiff that aired Sunday, January 2, 2022, on “Face the Nation.”
MARGARET BRENNAN: We go now to a Democrat on that Jan. 6 committee, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff. He wears both hats, good morning to you, congressman.
REP. ADAM SCHIFF: Good morning.
MARGARET BRENNAN: When will you begin public hearings and what is the purpose of them?
REP. SCHIFF: We should begin them, I hope, in a matter of weeks, if not a couple of months from now. And what we expect to do is lay out what we’ve been learning for the American people. There were several lines of effort to overturn the election. There was, of course, the lies being promulgated by the former president, but also efforts with local elections officials and state legislators, efforts at the Justice Department and of…