“People didn’t think that these white nationalists would overthrow the Capitol building,” Mayor Muriel Bowser testified to Jan. 6 House committee members.
D.C. Mayor Bowser said she might still be able to come to an agreement as two Southern states keep busing migrants to the capital.
Rallies are scheduled in more than 400 cities in almost all 50 states, according to the website of the student-led organization.
In the wake of the U.S. Capitol riot, officials are considering dramatically tightened security measures for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, including closing the National Mall to the public.
“Clearly we are in uncharted waters,” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said after the “violent insurrection” at the Capitol.
Officials are rolling out a slew of security measures for the U.S. Capitol area in preparation for the Jan. 20 event.
The move indicates a lack of confidence in the White House medical team's own contact tracing efforts regarding an ongoing virus outbreak.
D.C.'s top prosecutor told Muriel Bowser that police didn't have probable cause for mass arrests, and that "guilt by association" doesn't warrant felony charges.
A 17-year-old boy is dead and an off-duty police officer is fighting for her life at a hospital after multiple shooters opened fire, authorities said.
House Democrats and Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser announced a June 26 vote on whether to officially name D.C. the 51st state.