US Capitol Police are investigating an incident in which Rep. Andy Harris (R-MD) was stopped from bringing a concealed gun onto the House floor, sources told CNN, the first time a member of Congress has been discovered with a firearm by the metal detectors now set up outside the legislative chamber. CNN’s Sunlen Serfaty reports the decision to require members of Congress to walk through metal detectors has further inflamed tensions on Capitol Hill.
CNN political commentator SE Cupp explains how Rep. Marjorie Taylor Green (R-GA) and fellow Republicans who believe in and spread conspiracy theories are part of former President Donald Trump’s legacy.
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.
Between 150 and 200 National Guard deployed to Washington, D.C., to provide security for the inauguration have tested positive for the coronavirus, a U.S. official said on Friday. This report produced by Jonah Green.
CNN’s Brian Stelter looks at how the news has transitioned to covering the Biden White House during President Joe Biden’s first week in office - including hearing from members of former President Donald Trump’s coronavirus task force.
CNN’s John King recaps some of President-elect Joe Biden’s cabinet nominees, who appeared before the Senate to initiate their first step of the confirmation process, just a day before Biden takes office.
CNN’s John King speaks with Sen. Angus King (I-ME) about the missing pieces that “could have a dramatic influence” on GOP votes during the impeachment trial and why Trump shouldn’t have classified intelligence briefings post-presidency.
President Trump’s former Deputy Director of National Intelligence Sue Gordon says Biden should cut off Trump’s intelligence access once he leave office and Sen. Angus King (I-ME) tells CNN’s John King that he agrees.