Some Jan. 6th rioters gain sympathy for cause in red states


              Treniss Evans III, who pleaded guilty to federal trespassing charges in relation to the Jan. 6, 2021, siege on the U.S. Capitol, speaks Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, before the South Dakota House State Affairs Committee in Pierre, S.D. (AP Photo/Amancai Biraben)
            
              South Dakota state Rep. Phil Jensen, a Republican, testifies in support of his resolution that would express sympathy for those facing charges in the Jan. 6, 2021, riot at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, in Pierre, S.D. (AP Photo/Amancai Biraben)
            South Dakota state Rep. Phil Jensen, a Republican, testifies in support of his resolution that would express sympathy for those facing charges in the Jan. 6, 2021, riot at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, in Pierre, S.D. (AP Photo/Amancai Biraben)
Some Jan. 6th rioters gain sympathy for cause in red states