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Israel James Easterday's attorneys defended him as having an "extremely sheltered" Amish background, while requesting his release from jail last year.
“You can give me 100 years and I’d do it all over again,” Marc Bru told the judge.
Many progressive Democrats, who spoke in Bowman's defense, called the Republican effort to censure him “unserious.”
“A guy showed up near the Capitol with a semi automatic military assault rifle today and it’s just like ‘ho hum that’s just America!’” Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) wrote.
Rep. Henry Cuellar was unharmed, and police later recovered his vehicle.
Brett Alan Rotella, 34, is accused of forcefully entering the walkway and assaulting law enforcement who shot rubber bullets at his feet.
Democrat Rep. Mark Pocan says fitness for office is an issue if the allegation Van Orden cursed at a group of Senate gophers is true.
Youths were looking up at the ceiling of the U.S. Capitol Rotunda when accosted.
Bruno Joseph Cua will serve one year in prison for storming the U.S. Capitol, assaulting a police officer and sitting in a Senate floor chair reserved for the vice president.
Prosecutors said Peter Stager was filmed pointing at the Capitol saying: "That entire building is filled with treasonous traitors."