Migrants dropped off by the Capitol having been driven 1,500 miles from Texas to Washington D.C.

A fourth bus full of migrants who crossed into the U.S. illegally from Mexico arrived in Washington, DC on Saturday morning.   The bus, carrying two women and eight men, drove 1,500 miles from Texas to DC, and arrived just blocks from the Capitol building, disembarking near centrally-located Union Station.  The migrants had come from Del Rio in Texas … Read more

Kinzinger blames ‘profit-driven radio’ for turning Trump fans into ‘angry, fearful victimized group’

Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger of Illinois said on Sunday that Donald Trump is a ‘symptom’ of the anger stoked by right-wing talk radio narratives that profit off of fear and victimization. Speaking to NBC’s Meet The Press, the outgoing GOP lawmaker said the former president’s meteoric rise to power came because he was at the … Read more

Capitol Hill staffer, 57, arrested for trying to bring a loaded GUN into lawmakers’ office building

Capitol Hill staffer, 57, is arrested for trying to bring a GUN into lawmakers’ office building after security spotted it on the x-ray screen Longworth House Office Building went on brief lockdown Thursday morning  House Chief Administrative Office staffer Jeffrey Allsbrooks, 57, was arrested for carrying a loaded gun onto the Capitol complex Allsbrooks told … Read more

Two more Democratic Reps. announce they won’t seek re-election in 2022

Two more Democratic Reps. announce they won’t seek re-election in 2022: Pennsylvania’s Mike Doyle and North Carolina’s David Price pile the pressure on Nancy Pelosi’s battle to stop Republicans regaining control of the House Two longtime Democratic congressmen announced Monday they will not seek re-election next year  Pennsylvania Rep. Mike Doyle and North Rep. David … Read more

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

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

Texas family of five facing federal charges for taking part in the Capitol siege

The family that riots together: Texas couple, along with their son and two daughters are facing federal charges for taking part in the Capitol siege DOJ charges family of five from Borger, Texas for taking part in Capitol riot  Kristi Munn, Tom Munn, Dawn Munn, Josh Munn, and Kayli Munn are named  A relative of … 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

Manchin: Trump called me all the time and I wanted to stay in fight during the MAGA riot

Democratic Senator Joe Manchin says Trump ‘called him all the time’ and he was ready ‘to stay and fight’ during the Capitol riot By Nikki Schwab, Senior U.S. Political Reporter For Dailymail.com Published: 21:34 BST, 3 May 2021 | Updated: 21:34 BST, 3 May 2021 Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin said former President Donald Trump ‘called … Read more