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 Senate Finance Committee unanimously approved Janet Yellen's nomination as the first woman Treasury secretary, indicating that she will easily win full Senate approval, but Republicans called for her to work with them in developing economic policies. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Some of President Donald Trump’s most influential supporters – among them members of his inner circle who were in direct contact with the President – spoke in ominous and violent terms about what was coming on January 6. CNN’s Drew Griffin takes a look.
Several Republican members of Congress are facing new scrutiny for their incendiary language supporting the movement to overturn the election results in the hours, days and weeks before the siege on the Capitol. CNN’s Drew Griffin reports.
The warning signs on social media were clear: calls for civil war, death, attacks on law enforcement. Now experts warn that the calls for violence have only intensified ahead of Inauguration Day. CNN’s Drew Griffin reports.
The mob of Trump supporters who stormed the US Capitol included conspiracy theorists linked to QAnon and the Proud Boys – two right-wing extremist factions that President Donald Trump repeatedly refused to condemn. CNN’s Drew Griffin reports.