Category: capitol riot

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Three Rioters Face Charges Related To Conspiracy At The Capitol RiotThree Rioters Face Charges Related To Conspiracy At The Capitol Riot

Three people allegedly associated with the Oath Keepers were arrested on charges related to conspiracy at the Capitol riots.  One of the men suggested gassing lawmakers and others who were taking shelter in the tunnels under the Capitol.  The Oath Keepers are a paramilitary organization who believe that the federal government is conspiring to revoke […]

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Jan
2021

Take A Tour Of The ‘Green Zone’ Set Up For Inauguration DayTake A Tour Of The ‘Green Zone’ Set Up For Inauguration Day

January 19, 2021 9:58 AM ET Daily Caller chief video editor Richie McGinniss entered the “green zone” in Washington, D.C., which has been set up ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, to provide a tour of the area. “I have entered what’s aptly being called the ‘green zone,’” McGinniss said. “You can see we have […]

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Jan
2021

‘Don’t Want To Go Down That Road’: Rep. Roy Explains Why He Didn’t Support Trump’s Impeachment‘Don’t Want To Go Down That Road’: Rep. Roy Explains Why He Didn’t Support Trump’s Impeachment

Republican Texas Rep. Chip Roy spoke with the Daily Caller News Foundation’s Samantha Renck about why he did not vote to impeach President Donald Trump, his thoughts on what contributed to the Capitol riot and more. “The Democrats drafted articles of impeachment which I believed were flawed,” Roy said. “They focused in very specifically on […]

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Jan
2021

‘I Might Die’: Officer Details 3 Times He Was Worried For His Life During Capitol Riot‘I Might Die’: Officer Details 3 Times He Was Worried For His Life During Capitol Riot

An officer who had been on duty since 7 a.m. on Jan. 6 said he was concerned for his life several times the day of the Capitol riot in Washington, D.C., an ABC affiliate reported. Metropolitan Police Department Officer Daniel Hodges, 32, was attacked by rioters trying to pull the gas mask from his face […]

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Jan
2021

‘March For Reparations’ And ‘Armed Protests’ Expected In Washington, DC On Inauguration Day‘March For Reparations’ And ‘Armed Protests’ Expected In Washington, DC On Inauguration Day

A demonstration to call attention to reparations and possible “armed protests” are expected to occur in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 20, the day of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, according to reports. A reparations movement march organized by a coalition of groups including Black PACT and Black Lives Matter Minnesota is awaiting a decision on their […]

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Jan
2021

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser Asks Trump And Several Federal Agencies To Help Prepare For Biden InaugurationDC Mayor Muriel Bowser Asks Trump And Several Federal Agencies To Help Prepare For Biden Inauguration

Democratic D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has asked President Donald Trump and various federal agencies for help preparing for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden following a riot at the U.S. Capitol Jan. 6. Bowser asked Trump to declare a pre-emergency disaster for Washington, a measure that was taken before former President Barack Obama’s inauguration in […]

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Jan
2021

Merkel Thinks Twitter’s Trump Ban Is ‘Problematic,’ According To SpokespersonMerkel Thinks Twitter’s Trump Ban Is ‘Problematic,’ According To Spokesperson

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s spokesman said Merkel thinks Twitter’s ban on President Donald Trump’s accounts is “problematic,” The Associated Press reported Monday. Steffen Seibert, Merkel’s spokesman, told reporters in Berlin that freedom of opinion is an intrinsic right carrying “elementary significance,” according to the AP. “This fundamental right can be intervened in, but according to […]

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Jan
2021

Psychological Operations Officer Under Army Investigation For Role In DC RallyPsychological Operations Officer Under Army Investigation For Role In DC Rally

A psychological operations officer is under an Army investigation after she led a group to Wednesday’s rally, which ultimately turned into a deadly riot in the U.S. Capitol. Captain Emily Rainey, 30, led a group of at least 100 people from North Carolina to Washington, D.C. to support President Donald Trump and “stand against election […]

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