24 September 2021
Asked what he wants to hear from Trump, Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) said: "I don't want to hear anything." "It was a tragic day and I think he was part of it," he said
Armed Services Committee Chairman Smith: "President Trump and his enablers are directly responsible for the despicable acts at our nation's Capitol that we all have witnessed today. The President incited and encourage this riot
U.S. Capitol back on lockdown due to a "security threat inside the building"
Republican Sen. Richard Burr: "The President bears responsibility for today's events by promoting the unfounded conspiracy theories that have led to this point
Vermont Governor Phil Scott, a Republican: "President Trump should resign or be removed from office by his Cabinet, or by the Congress"
DC Police tell NBC an adult male has been stabbed outside of the Trump Hotel. The victim has been transported conscious and breathing. No arrests have been made
Governor of Illinois calls for the immediate removal of @realDonaldTrump from office
GOP WA Rep McMorris Rodgers flips her position after the incursion at the Capitol today. Was for challenging the votes earlier. Says "I have decided I will vote to uphold the Electoral College results and I encourage Donald Trump to condemn and put an end to this madness
Schumer says "8 o'clock" when asked when the proceedings would begin again
President Trump's latest tweets have been deleted by Twitter
[email protected], @DCPoliceDept, and Capitol Police pushing trump supporters west off Capitol grounds. A few bottles have been thrown in their direction
Pelosi confirms the House will convene to finish the joint session TONIGHT "once it is clear for use." It is unclear when that will be
The National Guard is at the Capitol dispersing the crowd
Acting attorney general says violent protest at US Capitol was 'intolerable attack on a fundamental institution'
MITT ROMNEY: "What happened here today was an insurrection, incited by the President of the United States
"This was not a protest, it was an attempted coup," contends @RepDianaDeGette
United States National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien: I have spoken with members of the Senate. They want to return to America's Senate chamber and conduct the people's business. This desire is in the finest tradition of our Republic. God bless the Congress
House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn, D-S.C., says Congress will complete the Electoral College certification process "tonight." "I have faced violent hatred before. I was not deterred then, and I will not be deterred now," he tweeted
Congressional chief of staff: Rayburn House office building still on lockdown. No communication from leadership yet on continuing electoral college vote. Audible warning through building telling any rioter still inside they face arrest
United States National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien: I just spoke with Vice President Pence. He is a genuinely fine and decent man. He exhibited courage today as he did at the Capitol on 9/11 as a Congressman. I am proud to serve with him
Former President Bush:  Laura and I are watching the scenes of mayhem unfolding at the seat of our Nation's government in disbelief and dismay . This is how election results are disputed in a banana republic – not our democratic republic8 month ago
Former President Bush: "Laura and I are watching the scenes of mayhem unfolding at the seat of our Nation's government in disbelief and dismay . This is how election results are disputed in a banana republic – not our democratic republic
@Carolyn4GA7 calls for impeachment too. That's 7
McConnell is telling members they should go back into the chamber tonight to project strength after today's catastrophe, per two senior GOP sources familiar with his message
Congressional leaders were evacuated to Fort McNair today following the violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, a law enforcement source familiar with the situation tells NPR's @johnson_carrie
Facebook: This is an emergency situation and we are taking appropriate emergency measures, including removing President Trump's video. We removed it because on balance we believe it contributes to rather than diminishes the risk of ongoing violence
Person shot at US Capitol today has died, per law enforcement source
Here's are law enforcement pics obtained by @janawinter of the IEDs found near the capitol today.
Sergeant at Arms says the Capitol building is secure. The room breaks out into applause
VA Governor: At the request of @AlexandriaVAGov and @ArlingtonVA, I am declaring a 6PM to 6AM curfew in these jurisdictions, with limited exceptions. I am also issuing a State of Emergency in Virginia, so we can continue to respond
Police are now pushing protesters back, moving them away from Capitol. Sending off loud smoke grenades. People responded, "this is our house" and "we're gonna hunt antifa tonight"
Police have started to form a line around the U.S. Capitol building #DCProtests
Metropolitan Police Dept. District of Columbia H125 N911DC orbiting over the Capitol
What appears to be National Guard driving by DC Armory and headed towards Capitol Hill
Police have forced most of the crowd from bleachers with flash bangs and gas. It's stopped for now. Folks seem to be reassembling. Chanting: "Traitors"
Police: Shooting in the 1300 block of Congress Street S.E.. Lookout for a black, male, last seen riding an orange ride share bike.
Law enforcement officers successfully cleared the terrace on the North side of the Capitol by deploying tear gas and three flash bangs
One civilian inside the US Capitol sustained a gunshot wound, confirms @DCPoliceDept chief
Protestors at Capitol charging the media
Still hundreds of people on the west side of the Capitol, where a few men with military-style helmets and camo seem set on turning barricades into a fortress for "patriots"
D.C. Metro Police official says number of firearms recovered from U.S. Capitol siege
Rioters just mobbed camera crews and destroyed their equipment
Police now here in much larger numbers, pushing rioters away from the doors
Twitter says it will limit reach of tweets stoking US Capitol unrest
Mayor of Washington: We will not discuss the details of the deployment of forces in the capital
Washington Police official: You must adhere to the curfew imposed by the mayor of the city, and those without it will be held accountable
Mayor of Washington: All the rioters will be held accountable, and security and order will be imposed
D.C. Police Chief Robert Contee says it will be taking the lead on the investigation of the shooting of one civilian in the U.S. Capitol. He also clarifies a riot was declared by police as mobs tried to make it into the Capitol
Statement from @DeptofDefense Acting Secretary Christopher Miller
Mayor of Washington: The deployment of the Police and National Guard began in the city of Washington
DC @MayorBowser is with Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy NOW at police headquarters. Bowser: "DC chief of police will lead the command to clear the U.S. capitol of protesters"
Trump supporters attacking Israeli journalists with anti-Semitic bile in front of Congress
U.S. Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) urges Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office - Fox
Even as some Trump supporters leave, police continue to flood onto the Capitol grounds and surrounding area. Here's roughly 20 @DCPoliceDept cruisers heading down Massachusetts Ave. NE
This is the scene right now in front of the US Capitol, with rioters shouting "TREASON" and *still* trying to get inside
FBI on scene. Clearing the Capitol Washington, District of Columbia
DC Police appear to be escorting a city bus toward US Capitol
Trump calls his supporters to go home, but still claims falsely that the elections were stolen
The President still falsely claiming the election was stolen while asking his supporters to go home
4:16 PM - Capitol police now responding with shields
Fleet of Virginia State Police vehicles now here at Constitution Ave & 1st St where police are suiting up with riot gear heading closer to the Capitol Building
This is the FBI swat team in the Capitol
Armed FBI officers just walked through the Longworth House Office Building. An unbelievable site on Capitol Hill
Getty reports this is the shooting victim at the U.S. Capitol. the woman's condition is unknown
Biden: "Today is a reminder, a painful one, that democracy is fragile"
Pres-elect Biden calls on @realDonaldTrump go on national TV and demand end of occupation of the Capitol. "It's not protest. It's insurrection. The world's watching"
Biden says U.S. democracy is under unprecedented assault
Biden: "What we're seeing is a small number of extremists dedicated to lawlessness
Pentagon confirms the entire DC National Guard has been activated
Explosive device found on the grounds at the US Capitol. FBI agents reportedly deployed to handle the protest at the Capitol, and CBS says President Trump has called in the National Guard to restore order as protesters storm the building
A pipe bomb was found on the Capitol grounds and was successfully detonated
At least one IED found on the grounds of the US Capitol, reports @NBCNews
Pentagon Spokesman: "The D.C. Guard has been mobilized to provide support to federal law enforcement in the District. The law enforcement response will be led by the Department of Justice
Pelosi/Schumer: We are calling on President Trump to demand that all protestors leave the U.S. Capitol and Capitol Grounds immediately
An explosive device was found at the RNC(Republican National Committee) and detonated safely
Maryland's Governor Larry Hogan also announces MD State Police & state National Guard assistance
One person is in critical condition after being shot at the Capitol building, and at least five people have been transported to the hospital, according to DC EMS
Colorado's @RepJasonCrow inside the U.S. Capitol earlier today. Protesters backing Trump breached the building.
Statement from the DC Council on the Department of Defense's Denial of DC's National Guard Deployment Request
Kayleigh McEnany: At President @realDonaldTrump's direction, the National Guard is on the way along with other federal protective services. We reiterate President Trump's call against violence and to remain peaceful
Video of the police shooting the woman inside the United States Capitol in Washington, DC
Trump supporters fought back after Capitol Police moved in to retake the Rotunda
Amount of police presence at the U.S. Capitol right now Washington, District of Columbia
Rep. Jason Crow, D-Colo., and other members take cover as protesters attempt to disrupt the joint session of Congress to certify the Electoral College vote.
A large contingent of Montgomery County , MD police has arrived at the Capitol. They're getting heckled by Trump supporters
People shelter in the House gallery earlier Wednesday as protesters stormed the Capitol building
The entire D.C. National Guard will be activated today, putting about 1,100 guardsmen on duty tonight, defense official tells. Comes after breach of Capitol by pro-Trump protesters
Protesters inside the Senate Chamber. Washington, District of Columbia
Secretary General of NATO Jens Stoltenberg: Shocking scenes in Washington, D.C. The outcome of this democratic election must be respected
Absolute calamity at the U.S. Capitol. Smoke bombs, tear gas and people infiltrating the building. 30 mins ago some here hijacked this equipment and took flags to the windows. Others asserting that "1776 has commenced again
@GovernorVA Ralph Northam is sending members of the Virginia National Guard along with 200 Virginia State Troopers at the request of @MayorBowser to D.C
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The Virginia National Guard and 200 state troopers are being sent to DC, per a top Va official
Woman fighting for her life after being shot inside US Capitol; it's unclear who fired shots
Pictures of how members of Congress evacuated the Capitol Building
A Trump supporter carries a podium around the U.S. Capitol after protesters breached the Capitol Building during a joint session of Congress in Washington, DC
A supporter of President Donald Trump sits inside the office of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi as he protests inside the US Capitol.
National Guard spox: "We have received no additional request for personnel and we have had no change in mission at this time"
One gun shot victim rushed out of the US Capitol, active CPR in progress
Numerous protesters enter the Senate Chamber. ( Getty Images)
Over 50 VA state police and multiple SWAT teams driving into to DC in last few minutes capitol Coup
A large group of injured US Capitol Police Officers just passed our lockdown location. Facial injuries, lacerations, bloodied faces.
⁦@CNN⁩ changes the descriptor from protest to insurrection
A lot of weird stuff in DC but never seen this much law enforcement presence and so little law enforcement control of a situation
8 month ago
[email protected]: I am asking for everyone at the U.S. Capitol to remain peaceful. No violence. Remember, WE are the Party of Law & Order – respect the Law and our great men and women in Blue. Thank you
They have invaded the offices Washington, District of Columbia
Trump supporter has a Capitol Police shield he says took off the ground
Federal law enforcement source says FBI has "credible information" that some protesters inside U.S. Capitol are armed, calls situation a "catastrophic failure of security
Demonstrators pose with statues inside the U.S. Capitol. ( Getty Images)
Back up is arriving at the US Capitol as protesters breach security lines
Protesters are on the Senate floor now Washington, District of Columbia
Protesters are on the Senate floor now
Photo of Senate right now. 'Where's Pence, show yourself!' protester shouts
DC paramedic source tells one person shot in Capitol. CPR in progress
2:51 p.m. statement from office Sec of the Army we got: "We're in close contact with local and fed law enforcement agencies to review potential additional support requirements from the NG
Rep. David Trone: I am safe. We have been evacuated. Let me be clear: we will not be stopped by this lawless intimidation.
More images from inside the US Capitol. Washington, District of Columbia
Evacuated from the gallery and are going to another secure location at Capitol. Police have subdued some of the protesters
Scene inside House chambers. Washington, District of Columbia
A source tells The Defense Department has just denied a request by DC officials to deploy the National Guard to the US Capitol
Law enforcement in combat gear now heading into the U.S. Capitol
They’re in the chamber. One is up on the dais yelling “Trump won that election!”
There is now an armed standoff at the door of the House. Police have their guns drawn and barricaded the door
They're in the chamber. One is up on the dais yelling "Trump won that election."
They’re shooting into the chamber.
Inside House chamber right now
The Kansas Legislature is not in session but a collection of Trump supporters are now gathering in the rotunda.   This as protestors in DC have stormed the Capitol8 month ago
The Kansas Legislature is not in session but a collection of Trump supporters are now gathering in the rotunda. This as protestors in DC have stormed the Capitol
They're shooting into the chamber
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[email protected]: Please support our Capitol Police and Law Enforcement. They are truly on the side of our Country. Stay peaceful
U.S. Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL): "This is a coup attempt"
Officers & protestors knocked down Washington, District of Columbia
Protesters are fighting with Capitol Police and Secret Service within the capitol building
Protesters roaming inside US Capitol
[email protected] instituting curfew in D.C. from 6 p.m. TODAY until 6 a.m. tomorrow
Rotunda door now breached, Capitol Police say. Loud smashing noises as more Trump protesters surge into building
Protestors steps from the Senate floor, which prompted uniformed Capitol police to rush onto Senate floor and lock down every door
8 month ago
[email protected]: Mike Pence didn't have the courage to do what should have been done to protect our Country and our Constitution, giving States a chance to certify a corrected set of facts, not the fraudulent or inaccurate ones which they were asked to previously certify. USA demands the truth
Some sort of gas has been set off. Not clear by whom. Police seem to be trying to deescalate and talk to them
US Capitol Police warning to Capitol staff
Trump protesters just discharged a fire extinguisher outside Senate chamber. Many protesters are inside building, and most people are hiding from them
Video as pro-Trump protesters breaking into Capitol
VP Mike Pence has been evacuated from Congressional hearings after pro-Trump protesters storm the U.S. Capitol
Police officers are holding them steps away from the Senate chamber, which is locked. Senators are inside. A few confederate flags
Video of Capitol breakin. Trump protesters are demanding to see senators
The US Capitol is on lockdown with lawmakers inside, as violent clashes erupt between police and supporters of President Trump outside.
Outside the Capitol, which is now on lockdown
Trump protesters just broke into Capitol.
Protesters have breached the Capitol. They're outside the Senate chamber
Looking at front capitol entrance where wall of police seems to be blocking what sounds like a loud crowd just on other side
This is the instruction being blasted out to all members of the United States Congress as it undertakes its constitutionally mandated responsibilities. But her emails
U.S. Capitol put on lockdown due to security threat
Shelter in place now at Longworth, Rayburn buildings due to police activity, per message sent by US Capitol Police
Rudy Giuliani is seen here leaving the Ellipse Grounds around 1 p.m., entering a black SUV. Trump supporters broke out in cheers. Rudy lingered for a bit, amusing the crowd
Trump supporters just erected a giant cross outside the Capitol Building
Police appear to be shooting some kind of gas at the Trump crowd outside the Capitol, which continues to grow
Reports of flashbangs and pepper spray in DC as police struggle to push the MAGA/Proud Boy crowd back and away from the capital building. Still have yet to see confirmed reports of CS gas
Trump supporters position guillotine in front of capitol building
Now multiple officers injured Washington, District of Columbia
Freshman Rep Nancy Mace (R - South Carolina) tweets that she had to evacuate her office
Capitol Police are using flashbangs to try to get the Trump crowd to disperse
Injured police officer evacuated after being attacked by Trump supporters
TrumpRallyDC protesters marching down Pennsylvania Ave towards US Capitol. Took these pics from our balcony position
More photos of what's going on outside from the Capitol Washington, District of Columbia
TrumpRallyDC crowds now walking up Pennsylvania and Constitution Avenues towards US Capitol
Rep. Peter Meijer(R-Michigan): I am in the Capitol and our staff are sheltering in place in our office as adjacent buildings are being evacuated. Thank you to Capitol Police and our law enforcement officers for working to keep us safe
Police: ALL CLEAR. The evacuation of the Cannon has been cleared, and any associated road closures will clear momentarily
Cannon due to a nearby threat. Now we’re seeing protesters assaulting Capitol Police.
Supporters of President Trump take over stands set up for the presidential inauguration as they protest at the US Capitol. (Pic from Getty)
The scene right now on the west front of the US Capitol Hill, where Trump backers have gathered objecting to the election results. Few masks and no social distancing. Inside, lawmakers are starting the process of counting the Electoral College votes affirming Biden's victory
Capitol Police have ordered the evacuation of the Cannon House Office Building and the Library of Congress as protests rage outside the Capitol complex
Protesters carry a flag down Connecticut Ave, just one block west of BLM Plaza
The leader of the Democratic minority in the Senate describes the objection to the election results as an attempt coup against U.S. democracy
After hearing President Trump speak at the Ellipse, a large crowd of protesters is marching down the National Mall to the US Capitol
"The Congress does not determine the outcome of elections, the people do," says @SenSchumer. "The American people elected Joe Biden and Kamala Harris to be the next president and vice president of the United States
DC StopTheSteaI MPD are barely holding the line. Mace from both sides continue to be exchanged. source:
DC  StopTheSteaI  MPD are barely holding the line. Mace from both sides continue to be exchanged.  source:
Protesters stormed the steps of the Capitol as Flash Bangs are being thrown into the crowd
Video of protests in States Capitol Washington, District of Columbia
Video of protests in States Capitol Washington, District of Columbia
McConnell: "If this election were overturned by mere allegations from the losing side, our democracy would enter a death spiral"
"I've served 36 years in the senate. This will be the most important vote I've ever cast." Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. He will vote to certify the election results, and uphold President-elect Joe Biden' election
I've served 36 years in the senate. This will be the most important vote I've ever cast.  Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.  He will vote to certify the election results, and uphold President-elect Joe Biden' election
Trump supporters clash with police, attempting to gain access to the U.S. Capitol building, as the Congress debate an objection to Arizona's Electoral College votes
[email protected] McConnell: "We cannot simply declare ourselves the national board of elections on steroids, the voters, courts and the states have all spoken, they've all spoken, if we overrule them it would damage our republic forever"
There's now a firetruck outside
Trump supports scream to Capitol police: "You're a f**king traitor to your country." This is the same crowd that says BlueLivesMatter and argues that attacks to law enforcement — like the attacks seen in this video — warrant deadly force
Trump supporters going at it with the police on the steps of the Capitol as Congress counts the Electoral College ballots inside
Protesters are trying to pass police officers and rush into the building. At least one protester arrested
According to pool reporters, @POTUS motorcade has returned to the @WhiteHouse. He has not joined the march to the Capitol as he had promised the crowd
US Capitol Police reports the following streets will be closed due to police activity: 1st Street- between C & D St
Two Capitol Hill buildings now being evacuated by USCP: Cannon House Office Building and Madison Library of Congress Building
Cannon House office building - which is massive - is also being evacuated, per multiple sources. Capitol police just went door by door, running down hallways
Thousands of Trump supporters have breached outdoor Capitol barricades in an attempt to storm Congress. They're climbing on inauguration stands, throwing trash at police, and urging each other to press forward
More chaos at the capitol building in Washington, DC DCProtests StopTheSteal
Police punched people in Washington, District of Columbia
From @TheJusticeDept on SolarWindsHack
Trump Supporters Breach Barriers and Storm Capitol
Protestors and Capitol police in fistfights, mace being shot from both sides
Protesters and police in Washington D.C
Police making a push. Washington, District of Columbia
Republicans object to election tally in Arizona, forcing votes in House and Senate on Biden's victory in state
Floods of people left in the middle of Trump's remarks at the Ellipse and are now headed to the US Capitol
Trump supporters have breached the Capitol building, tearing down 4 layers of security fencing and are attempting to occupy the building — fighting federal police who are overrun. Thousands, police can't stop them
US Congressional session to ratify Biden's victory in the presidency begins
And now @VP is speaking alongside @SpeakerPelosi outlining the procedure
Protesters are charging toward the Captiol steps. Some tried to scale the construction structures and have been tackled by police. They want to enter the building and are making attempts at intervals. Capitol police trying to hold them back
Patriots have made a move on the capital
Hundreds of Trump supporters have stormed the barricades at the back of the Capitol and are marching toward the building
PENCE statement: "Our Founders were deeply skeptical of rallys of power and created a Republic based on separation of powers and checks and balances.Vesting the VP with unilateral authority to decide presidential contests would be entirely antithetical to that design
U.S. Vice President Pence says he shares concerns many Americans have about the integrity of the election, but also says it's not correct that he should be able to accept or reject electoral votes unilaterally
President Trump says he's going to march to the U.S. Capitol with supporters to "cheer on our brave senators and congressmen and women
Pence statement released while Trump talking: "It is my considered judgment that my oath to support and defend the Constitution constrains me from claiming unilateral authority to determine which electoral votes should be counted and which should not
8 month ago
US Vice President Pence Tells Members Of Congress He Shares The Concerns Many Americans Have About The Integrity Of The Election -I Have No Authority To Unilaterally Determine Votes
DC firefighters responded to 526 calls on Tuesday, January 5th. There were 175 critical and 263 non-critical EMS dispatches, and 88 fire related incidents and other types of emergencies, including 1 working structure fire
Pence will not try to block Biden's electors
Some in the crowd outside the Ellipse start dispersing early as President Trump continues his remarks
In front of thousands of cheering supporters and with the @WhiteHouse as the backdrop, @POTUS reciting a litany of unfounded claims about Election2020
"We have hundreds of thousands of people here," claims @realDonaldTrump. "These people are not going to take it any longer. Turn your cameras please
With the @WhiteHouse as the backdrop, @POTUS about to take the stage at the #SaveAmericaMarch
Biden says it looks like Democrats will lead both House and Senate as Ossoff nears win
Images from a major crash that took place Tuesday evening, January 5th in the 600 block of Southern Ave SE. DC firefighters had to extricate an individual from one vehicle and extinguish another car that caught fire. Three patients were transported with serious injuries
Rudy Giuliani: "Let's have trial by combat"
House Ways and Means chair Richard Neal says that Dems will continue to pursue Trump's tax returns in the new Congress, and intends to reauthorize subpoenas to the Treasury Dept to compel compliance
8 month ago
[email protected]: These scoundrels are only toying with the @sendavidperdue (a great person) vote. Just didn't want to announce quite yet. They've got as many ballots as are necessary. Rigged Election
Turning point in attitudes among allies of @realDonaldTrump. A current paid Trump adviser this a.m: "Trump f--ed the party. He f--ed the party with his conspiracy theories and pushing females and independents away from the party. The bleeding needs to stop. He needs to go
The cause of yesterday's fire on Southern Ave SE that left a resident seriously injured was determined to be accidental, electrical in nature due to use of extension cords as permanent wiring. Extension cords must always be used on a temporary basis only
8 month ago
GA Vote chief not mincing words (and he's a lifelong Republican). When asked who is to blame for GOP losing BOTH senate seats "The President of the United States is 100% 4-square responsible"
8 month ago
[email protected]: The States want to redo their votes. They found out they voted on a FRAUD. Legislatures never approved. Let them do it. BE STRONG
It's difficult to illustrate just how dense this crowd of Trump Supporters is in downtown D.C. hours before President Trump is expected to speak. Internet connection is poor
8 month ago
[email protected]: They just happened to find 50,000 ballots late last night. The USA is embarrassed by fools. Our Election Process is worse than that of third world countries
Not a mask to be seen at the Trump rally
8 month ago
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[email protected]: States want to correct their votes, which they now know were based on irregularities and fraud, plus corrupt process never received legislative approval. All Mike Pence has to do is send them back to the States, AND WE WIN. Do it Mike, this is a time for extreme courage
8 month ago
[email protected]: Sleepy Eyes Chuck Todd is so happy with the fake voter tabulation process that he can't even get the words out straight. Sad to watch
In brief remarks, @ossoff claims victory and says he looks forward to serving Georgia in the US Senate8 month ago
In brief remarks, @ossoff claims victory and says he looks forward to serving Georgia in the US Senate
8 month ago
Jon Ossoff claims victoria in Georgia Senate Race
Thousands gather on the National Mall near the Ellipse, Washington Monument, and Freedom Plaza to March for Trump. This as Congress is set to open electoral college votes around 1 pm
Six people were arrested in Washington amid thousands of people gearing up for larger protests in support of President Trump scheduled for Wednesday, according to DC Police
S Democrat Raphael Warnock, a Black pastor with deep roots in Georgia, narrowly ousts Republican rival Senator Kelly Loeffler, CBS, NBC and CNN report, in the first of two critical runoff elections that will decide control of the US Senate8 month ago
S Democrat Raphael Warnock, a Black pastor with deep roots in Georgia, narrowly ousts Republican rival Senator Kelly Loeffler, CBS, NBC and CNN report, in the first of two critical runoff elections that will decide control of the US Senate
In Washington DC protest by far-right activists "Proud Boys" briefly confronts police, but fails to start street riot
Jon Ossoff campaign statement: When all the votes are counted we fully expect that Jon Ossoff will have won this election to represent Georgia in the United States Senate. The outstanding vote is squarely in parts of the state where Jon's performance has been dominant8 month ago
Jon Ossoff campaign statement: "When all the votes are counted we fully expect that Jon Ossoff will have won this election to represent Georgia in the United States Senate. The outstanding vote is squarely in parts of the state where Jon's performance has been dominant
Pro-Trump protesters clash with DC police ahead of electoral vote count in Congress
8 month ago
Fact check: President Trump on Tuesday wrongly suggested that the normal process of counting and reporting votes was a sign of fraud
8 month ago
[email protected]: If Vice President @Mike_Pence comes through for us, we will win the Presidency. Many States want to decertify the mistake they made in certifying incorrect & even fraudulent numbers in a process NOT approved by their State Legislatures (which it must be). Mike can send it back
Scene in BLM Plaza as police clash with Trump supporters trying to rush the line DC WashingtonDC
8 month ago
[email protected]: Just happened to have found another 4000 ballots from Fulton County. Here we go
Trump supporters are attacking the DC police at this moment
8 month ago
[email protected]: Looks like they are setting up a big "voter dump" against the Republican candidates. Waiting to see how many votes they need
"The Vice President and I are in total agreement that the Vice President has the power to act," says @POTUS in fresh statement refuting @nytimes report
Crash with entrapment & fire Southern Ave & 6th St SE. 1 trapped in vehicle that is not in fire. Nobody inside burning vehicle. 2nd patient on ground. DC firefighters extinguishing fire and conducting extrication
8 month ago
President George W. Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush to attend @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris' inauguration later this month, per Bush's chief of staff
The FBI is not commenting on breach of aviation frequencies, threatening Capitol on Wednesday, but said it takes "all threats of violence to public safety seriously." The Federal Aviation Administration said it is in contact with law enforcement.
US VP Pence Said To Have Told Trump He Lacks Power To Change Election Result - NYT
Biden is likely to choose former ISIS coalition envoy and longtime MidEast hand Brett McGurk for a top NSC job managing the Middle East and North Africa
8 month ago
Pelosi announces additional committee assignments for 117th Congress Oversight and Reform Committee: Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York Congresswoman Katie Porter of California Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of Michigan Congresswoman Cori Bush of Missouri
Early images as DC firefighters began to battle a basement fire in the 600 block of Southern Ave SE. Firefighters rescued an elderly man from the burning basement and transported him to an area hospital
"If Republicans bring a challenge to a state, we then break into separate House and Senate sessions to debate," @SpeakerPelosi tells colleagues. January6th
Three GOP Virginia envoys sign letter asking Vice President Mike Pence to nullify Virginia's certified election results, Delegate Dave LaRock tells after putting the pen to the paper
During a meeting with his COVID19 response team today, @JoeBiden directed the members "to explore all possible avenues — particularly increasing federal leadership — to accelerate getting the U.S. population vaccinated," according to @Transition46
At poll closing, CBS News estimates the Senate runoff between David Perdue (R) and Jon Ossoff (D) is a toss-up8 month ago
At poll closing, CBS News estimates the Senate runoff between David Perdue (R) and Jon Ossoff (D) is a toss-up
At poll closing, CBS News estimates the Senate runoff between Kelly Loeffler (R) and Raphael Warnock (D) is a toss-up8 month ago
At poll closing, CBS News estimates the Senate runoff between Kelly Loeffler (R) and Raphael Warnock (D) is a toss-up
President Trump confirms he will address supporters at Wednesday's 'Save America March' in D.C
8 month ago
[email protected]: I will be speaking at the SAVE AMERICA RALLY tomorrow on the Ellipse at 11AM Eastern. Arrive early — doors open at 7AM Eastern. BIG CROWDS
8 month ago
[email protected]: Antifa is a Terrorist Organization, stay out of Washington. Law enforcement is watching you very closely. @DeptofDefense @TheJusticeDept @DHSgov @DHS_Wolf @SecBernhardt @SecretService @FBI
8 month ago
[email protected]: I hope the Democrats, and even more importantly, the weak and ineffective RINO section of the Republican Party, are looking at the thousands of people pouring into D.C. They won't stand for a landslide election victory to be stolen
8 month ago
[email protected]: Washington is being inundated with people who don't want to see an election victory stolen by emboldened Radical Left Democrats. Our Country has had enough, they won't take it anymore. We hear you (and love you) from the Oval Office. MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN
Freshmen Congresswoman @Miller_Congress at a rally in the Nation's Capitol saying "Hitler was right."
Here's the #SolarWindsHack joint statement
[email protected] @CISAgov @ODNIgov @NSAGov say all signs still point to Russia in #SolarWindsHack. The actor "likely Russian in origin, is responsible for most or all of the recently discovered, ongoing cyber compromises of both government & non-governmental networks" per statement
A D.C. Superior Court judge released Proud Boys leader Enrique Tarrio on Tuesday, ordering him to stay out of Washington, D.C., until his next court appearance on June 8, according to NBC News
Although 1 person suffered serious injuries at Southern Ave SE fire, working smoke alarms alerted other residents who safely evacuated. Another example of why having working smoke alarms in your home is critical
I'm in downtown #DC today at the "Stop the Steal" rally at Freedom Plaza. There are scores of Trump flags, MAGA hats and very few face masks. Police presence here is minimal, though the streets of downtown have been totally shut down in anticipation of events today and tomorrow
As 2 days of Pro-Trump election protests get underway, Downtown DC businesses are once again boarding up as they prep for possible violence
Working Fire 600 block Southern Ave SE. DC firefighters have exposed & extinguished all hidden fire in walls. Fire under control. Investigators on scene to determine cause. No injuries other than adult male victim rescued from basement. Displacements anticipated
Working Fire 600 block Southern Ave SE. DC firefighters located and rescued 1 victim from burning basement. Victim transported with serious injuries. Basement fire knocked down. Still have fire in walls on floors above
Pro-Trump rally speaker in D.C. tells attendees to hug while yelling "mass spreader event" repeatedly
VIEW Now above "Stop the Steal" Rally in DC — only a few thousand people here in Freedom Plaza ahead of a 5PM start time. Roger Stone & George Papadopolous will be speaking
"Who here is up to the task of not wearing a mask . Jesus is king and it's time to let freedom ring" - speaker at Trump rally
8 month ago
[email protected]: GEORGIA. Get out today and VOTE for @KLoeffler and @Perduesenate
Jericho March activists at the Supreme Court cheer declaration that Trump will serve another term because it has been prophesied
Box Alarm 600 block Southern Ave SE. Fire in basement. DC firefighters in process of removing a victim
In Washington DC a large crowd has gathered in Freedom Plaza for stopthesteal rally
Box Alarm 600 block Southern Ave SE. Smoke showing from a 2 story end of row dwelling
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House GOP engaged in debate this AM over whether to overturn election results, according to multiple members. The debate was kicked off by Rep. Chip Roy, who argued that Congress should not do so; Rep. Mike Johnson argued the opposite side. Others jumped in. Leaders stayed quiet
Pro-Trump protesters begin gathering in D.C. ahead of Electoral College certification of Biden's win. MTPDaily @ellisonbarber: D.C. police are "expecting these rallies to be bigger than the similar rallies we saw in November and also in December
Chairman of US Helsinki Commision, @SenatorWicker calls on @SecPompeo and US Attorney General's office to review US legal assistance treaty with Switzerland because of obvious Russian corruption in their dealing with Magnitsky case
8 month ago
[email protected]: Reports are coming out of the 12th Congressional District of Georgia that Dominion Machines are not working in certain Republican Strongholds for over an hour. Ballots are being left in lock boxes, hopefully they count them. Thank you Congressman @RickAllen
Large crowds gather in DC Tuesday ahead of pro-Trump rallies
Businesses boarded up in Washington, D.C., ahead of expected protests
US Capitol Police reports a road closure in the 100 Block of East Capitol Street NE, and First Street between Const
Shortly after Trump claimed he has an authority he doesn't, Pence arrived at the White House, per @Kevinliptakcnn
[email protected] plans to contest Arizona's electors, marking the third state that will face objection from a Republican senator
Biden to nominate Wendy Sherman and Victoria Nuland to serve as Deputy SecState and Under Sec for Political Affairs, respectively. Jon Finer will be deputy Nat Sec adviser under Jake Sullivan. Amanda Sloat will be senior dir for Europe on NSC
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[email protected]: The Vice President has the power to reject fraudulently chosen electors
Iowa Sen. Charles E. Grassley, the Senate president pro tempore, says he and not Vice President Mike Pence will preside over the certification of Electoral College votes, since "we don't expect him to be there
8 month ago
[email protected]: Georgia, get out and VOTE for two great Senators, @KLoeffler and @sendavidperdue. So important to do so
8 month ago
[email protected]: Pleased to announce that @KLoeffler & @sendavidperdue have just joined our great StopTheSteal group of Senators. They will fight the ridiculous Electoral College Certification of Biden. How do you certify numbers that have now proven to be wrong and, in many cases, fraudulent
Rep. Ted Lieu, D-Calif., and Rep. Kathleen Rice, D-N.Y., made the request in a letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray calling for an investigation into possible violations by President Donald Trump of election laws
Bracing for possible violence, the nation's capital has mobilized the National Guard ahead of planned protests by President Donald Trump's supporters in connection with the congressional vote expected Wednesday to affirm Joe Biden's election victory
8 month ago
"These Senate seats are truly the last line of defense," says @realDonaldTrump, emphasizing he is not conceding the presidency
VIDEO:  Trump supporters buy merchandise in Dalton, Georgia, ahead of a rally from the president for Republican senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue, who face critical runoff elections Tuesday that will decide control of the US Senate8 month ago
VIDEO: Trump supporters buy merchandise in Dalton, Georgia, ahead of a rally from the president for Republican senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue, who face critical runoff elections Tuesday that will decide control of the US Senate
8 month ago
"I'm not happy with the Supreme Court. They're not stepping up to the plate. They're not stepping up," says @realDonaldTrump. "If you're the president of the United States and you get defrauded out of an election you should be able to file suit
Video courtesy Julie Lawson shows intensity of fire DC firefighters encountered in the 6600 block Eastern Avenue NE. Firefighters confined flames to front porch. Fire under control with no reported injuries. Air unit & requested to scene
8 month ago
US President Trump: "They're not taking this White House. We're going to fight like hell
We won the presidential election. We won it big, says @realDonaldTrump, who lost both the popular vote and the Electoral College tally8 month ago
"We won the presidential election. We won it big," says @realDonaldTrump, who lost both the popular vote and the Electoral College tally
6600 block Eastern Ave NE. Fire front porch of a detached 2 story wood frame house. Fire knocked down. Checking for extension on the interior. No injuries reported
Box Alarm 6600 block Eastern Ave NE. Fire showing from front porch of a house