Adam Kinzinger supports Capitol riot committee subpoena for McCarthy but doubts they’ll call Trump

Adam Kinzinger said Sunday he would be open to calling House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy to testify in front of the Capitol riot committee but suggested it wouldn’t be necessary to subpoena Donald Trump. ‘I don’t know,’ Kinzinger said when ABC This Week host Jonathan Karl asked if the panel will want to compel the … Read more

Capitol cops are ordered to ARREST staff and visitors who refuse to wear masks 

Capitol cops are ordered to ARREST staff and visitors who refuse to wear masks By Ariel Zilber For Published: 12:08 EDT, 29 July 2021 | Updated: 12:10 EDT, 29 July 2021 US Capitol Police have been ordered to arrest visitors and staff who refuse to wear a mask on the House side of the … Read more

Biden taps corruption prosecutor to run office taking Capitol rioters to trial

President Joe Biden on Monday nominated eight new U.S. attorney positions across the country, including in the office overseeing the prosecutions of hundreds of defendants charged in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol. Among the nominees announced Monday is Matthew Graves, a former fraud and public corruption prosecutor in the U.S. attorney´s office in … Read more

Rep. Hank Johnson is arrested on Capitol Hill during protest over voting rights

Rep. Hank Johnson has been arrested on Capitol Hill during a protest over voting rights, just one week after the detention of fellow Black Caucus member Joyce Beatty. The Democratic congressman, 66, was cuffed with zip ties by Capitol police officers outside the Hart Senate Office Building Thursday where he and other voting rights advocates had gathered … Read more

Florida man tells the FBI he stormed the US Capitol with his PASTOR

MAGA rioter tells the FBI he stormed the US Capitol with his PASTOR – and now they both face charges David John Lesperance was arrested Thursday in Indian Harbour Beach, Florida FBI says he admitted to joining Capitol riot with pastor, James Varnell Cusick Jr  Pastor Cusick and his son Casey Cusick were also arrested on … Read more

Dolly Parton declines Tennessee legislators bill to erect statue of her on Capitol grounds

Dolly Parton politely declines Tennessee legislators’ bill to erect a statue of her on Capitol grounds Dolly Parton, 75, has pushed back on a bill aiming to erect a monument of her on the Capitol grounds in her home state of Tennessee   State representative John Mark Windle introduced legislation last month to create and design … Read more

US Capitol rioters close to Mike Pence’s ‘nuclear football’ in video

Nuclear commanders had ‘no idea’ Mike Pence’s ‘football’ was so close to being taken by the mob until they saw dramatic security footage at Donald Trump’s trial By Nikki Schwab, Senior U.S. Political Reporter For Published: 16:50 GMT, 12 February 2021 | Updated: 19:04 GMT, 12 February 2021 Nuclear commanders had no idea how … Read more

Chris Pratt’s police officer brother shows support for extremist group who stormed the Capitol

Chris Pratt’s California sheriff brother created a wooden rifle holder with Three Percenter imagery in show of support for far-right extremist group who went on to storm the Capitol Chris Pratt’s older brother Daniel is a sergeant with Solano County sheriffs Known as ‘Cully’, Pratt has a side business making wood carvings Among them were … Read more