Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene repeatedly indicated support for executing prominent Democratic politicians in 2018 and 2019 before being elected to Congress, a CNN KFile review of hundreds of posts and comments from Greene’s Facebook page shows.
The Justice Department revealed new charges against a Texas man who allegedly participated in the Capitol attack and posted online death threats against Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and a US Capitol Police officer. CNN’s Jessica Schneider has the details.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) tells CNN’s Chris Cuomo that she thinks “a very considerable amount, a lot of members” of the House “still don’t yet feel safe around other members of Congress,” as US Capitol Police are investigating an incident in which a Republican lawmaker was stopped from bringing a concealed gun onto the House floor.
The U.S. Senate on Tuesday rejected a Republican effort to stop former President Donald Trump's upcoming impeachment trial on a charge that he incited the deadly Jan. 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol. Gavino Garay reports.
Top U.S. Capitol security officials issued an apology on Tuesday for "failings" during the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the building and called for improving accountability systems and communications structures. This report produced by Chris Dignam.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Monday will formally charge ex-President Donald Trump with inciting an insurrection in a fiery speech to his followers before this month's deadly attack on the Capitol, signaling the start of his second impeachment trial. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
Mitch McConnell, the U.S. Senate Republican leader, said on Monday he would agree to a power-sharing agreement with Democrats, dropping demands that had held up the basic organization and daily work of the 50-50 chamber for days. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.
[NFA] A source familiar with the effort said there have been some preliminary discussions among some Cabinet members about invoking the 25th Amendment to remove U.S. President Donald Trump from office. Rosanna Phillpot explains how it works.