Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of New York. Credit score: Mark Reinstein/

Hours earlier than a violent mob stormed the Capitol on Wednesday, Rudy Giuliani stood earlier than a crowd in entrance of the White Home. Standing subsequent to John Eastman, a regulation professor who has helped file a number of of Trump’s failed lawsuits trying to overturn the election, Giuliani repeated his false claims that “criminals” stole the election from Trump, invoking conspiracy theories about stolen ballots and voting machines.