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Read Capitol Police Capt. Carneysha Mendoza's Harrowing Senate Testimony About The Insurrection

8 days ago   |   By News One

The Senate on Tuesday held its first hearing on the insurrection at the Capitol from Jan. 6 and invited testimony from key figures in law enforcement who were involved in the response to the domestic terrorism waged by far-right extremist supporters of Donald Trump .
Capt. Carneysha Mendoza testifies about protecting the Capitol on January 6:
“Throughout my career. I've been called some of the worst names so many times that I'm pretty numb to it now.” insurrection. CapitolRiot. pic.twitter.com/ktq7q2lAkp
- February 23, 2021
Capitol Police Capt. Carneysha Mendoza was among those offering...
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Inadequate Intelligence, Guard Delay Detailed in Hearing on Riot

Inadequate Intelligence, Guard Delay Detailed in Hearing on Riot

8 days ago   |   By Bloomberg

Law enforcement officials responsible for security at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 said a violent mob was able to overrun the building because incomplete intelligence led to inadequate preparations, failings compounded by bureaucratic delays bringing in National Guard reinforcements.
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