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Lawmakers To Get Capitol Security Briefing

The security recommendations are in response to the January 6 insurrection.
Posted at 1:28 PM, Mar 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-08 15:28:00-05

Lawmakers in the House will get a briefing on security recommendations at the Capitol today in response to the January 6 insurrection.

A study by former military officials recommends hiring more than a thousand officers and installing retractable fencing. 

The report also suggests the creation of a "quick reaction" force and giving capitol police the authority to request National Guard support. 


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