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Driver Rams Into Officers at Capitol, Killing One and Injuring Another

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WASHINGTON — The band of razor wire-topped fencing around the Capitol had recently come down. The heavy National Guard presence had begun to thin. But...
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Democrats Press for D.C. Statehood as Part of Voting Rights Agenda

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WASHINGTON — House Democrats put new weight on Monday behind their push to grant statehood to Washington, D.C., convening a key House panel to make...
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Officials Put ‘Unusual’ Limits on D.C. National Guard Before Riot, Commander Says

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WASHINGTON — Pentagon officials placed “unusual” restrictions on the D.C. National Guard before the Capitol riot, its commander told senators on Wednesday, saying the military...
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House managers plan to show senators previously unseen Capitol security footage from Jan. 6.

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The House impeachment managers plan to show senators previously unseen Capitol security footage on Wednesday as they seek to illustrate the violence unleashed by a...
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Eleanor Holmes Norton Calls for Sledding on Capitol Grounds to Be Allowed

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WASHINGTON — As inches of snow pile up during Washington’s biggest winter storm in two years, there is one place that won’t be seeing any...