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AOC thought she ‘was going to die’ during Capitol attackKamala Harris: how will the next vice-president wield her power? Join the Guardian for a live conversation on 18 January 6.27pm GMT House Democrats have consistently denounced Donald Trump for inciting the Capitol riot during the debate on the article of impeachment.Hakeem Jeffries, who served as an impeachment manager during the president’s first Senate trial, referred to Trump as “a living, breathing impeachable offense”.”Donald Trump is a living, breathing impeachable offense” — Rep. Hakeem Jeffries pic.twitter.com/8P8I7DgebiRep. Raskin: “It is a bit much to be hearing that these people would not be trying to destroy our government and kill us if we just weren’t so mean to them.” pic.twitter.com/TEydYa2PSn 6.20pm GMT At least 20,000 National Guard troops may be deployed to help safeguard the nation’s capital ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration next week. “I think you can expect to see somewhere upwards beyond 20,000 members of the National Guard that will be here in the footprint of the District of Columbia,” acting DC police chief Robert Contee said at a news conference on Wednesday. Continue reading…
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Author : Joan E Greve (now) and Martin Belam (earlier)
Publish date : 2021-01-13 18:27:09
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