Tag Archives: U.S. Capitol

US Capitol On High Alert After Possible Militia Attack

Capitol Hill

According to a recent FBI and Department of Homeland Security intelligence bulletin obtained by CBS News, the Capitol focused on a possible militia attempt to threaten Democratic lawmakers on March 4 and remains a target for domestic violent extremists. The bulletin reads: “As of late February, an unidentified group of …

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FBI Director Says Agents Are Looking Into Roughly 2,000 Domestic Terrorism Cases; Says Domestic Terrorists Caused U.S. Capitol Attack, Not Antifa

Domestic Terrorists

The FBI is currently looking into roughly 2,000 domestic terrorism cases following the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. On Tuesday, FBI Director Christopher A. Wray said his agents are pursuing cases that involve domestic terrorism, highlighting that since 2017, the number of arrests and investigations by the FBI …

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U.S. Capitol Police Deny Request To Allow Sledding At Capitol Complex

Capitol Hill

Citing security concerns and COVID-19, the U.S. Capitol Police have denied a request to permit sledding on the complex ahead of an expected snowstorm. Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton issued a statement on Saturday asking Capitol Police to allow sledding at the Capitol on Sunday and next week in anticipation of receiving snow …

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