Per week in the past, President Donald Trump fueled a violent revolt on the Capitol. Yesterday, the Home of Representatives impeached him.
The Capitol’s safety was closely criticized throughout the riots that left a minimum of 5 folks lifeless but it surely was abundantly clear that nobody was taking any probabilities throughout the Home vote.
Security was heightened on Wednesday throughout the Capitol, with barricades set a number of blocks from the constructing and regulation enforcement and nationwide guard officers checking badges for anybody to enter the perimeter even by foot.
Contained in the constructing, the distinction was even larger. As a substitute of an offended mob, there have been Nationwide Guard personnel, making a house within the large Rotunda and close to two entrances of the constructing, together with the doorway sometimes utilized by the president-elect on inauguration day that only one week in the past was focused by rioters.