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U.S. Capitol and D.C. Police Hold News Conference Ahead of "Justice for J6" Rally

U.S. Capitol Police Chief J. Thomas Manger took questions from the media on Friday about security preparations ahead of Saturday’s “Justice for J6” rally being held in support of those accused of crimes in the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol. Manger said it was difficult to determine if the threats of violence related to Saturday’s rally are credible, but citing the Jan. 6. attack itself, he said, “We’re not taking any chances.”
1 month ago|Washington, United States

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Pentagon approves request for 100 National Guard troops for "Justice for J6" rally

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has approved a request from Capitol Police to provide 100 D.C. National Guard troops in case law enforcement requires additional support at Saturday's "Justice for J6" rally at the Capitol.Why it matters: Security preparations have ramped up ahead of the pro-Trump demonstration, where hundreds of protesters sympathetic to the Jan. 6 Capitol attack are expected to gather.Stay on top of the latest market trends and e…

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Police warn of threats ahead of right-wing rally at US Capitol

Fencing has been erected at the US Capitol to prevent chaos similar to the 6 January pro-Trump riot.

1 month ago|United Kingdom
Reuters
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100 National Guard troops available for Saturday's Capitol demonstration security

WASHINGTON -U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has put 100 National Guard troops on standby to help police protect the Capitol if needed, the Pentagon said on Friday, ahead of Saturday's planned rally supporting people charged with taking part in the deadly Jan. 6 riot. Hundreds of far-right demonstrators are expected in the District of Columbia for the "Justice For J6" rally, a

1 month ago|United Kingdom
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Maryland State Police To Assist U.S. Capitol Police With Security Ahead of Justice For J6 Protest

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The U.S. Capitol Police Chief says he is monitoring threats made online connected to the Justice for J6 rally. He has contacted the superintendent of the Maryland State Police for assistance with security for the event, which is being held at noon on Saturday.“Everybody’s got the right to free speech. They can believe what they want to believe. I’m here to uphold the rule of law,” Chief Tom Manger said at a news conference Frid…

1 month ago|United States
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Pentagon OKs 100 National Guard troops for Saturday rally

The Pentagon will deploy 100 D.C. National Guard troops to be on standby for the rally Saturday supporting the jailed Jan. 6 Capitol rioters.

1 month ago|Washington, United States
USA Today
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"Justice for J6" right-wing rally attracts counter-protestors near US Capitol

Groups of right-wing supporters rally near the US Capitol in support of Jan. 6 capitol rioters.

1 month ago|United States
abc News
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'Justice for J6' updates: Protesters expected to gather at noon

The "Justice for J6" rally is being billed by organizers as a protest for defendants being detained in connection with the January insurrection at the Capitol.

1 month ago|United States
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Washington braces for rally supporting January 6 Capitol rioters

The Biden administration has deployed scores of National Guard troops ahead of the ‘Justice for J6’ rally in support of pro-Trump rioters who stormed the US Capitol on January 6

1 month ago|New Delhi, India
CNBC
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100 National Guard troops are on standby to support Capitol Police during pro-Trump rally Saturday

The National Guard troops will only deploy upon the request of the Capitol Police and will help man entry points to the Capitol complex.

1 month ago|United States
CBS News
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"We're not taking any chances," U.S. Capitol Police chief says ahead of "Justice for J6" rally

The rally is scheduled for noon Saturday.

1 month ago|New York, United States
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BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

38 of these news sources are bias rated
17 are CENTER
L 34%
C 37%
R 29%
Political Flare
Raw Story
Mother Jones
CBS Local
USA Today
abc News
Hindustan Times
CBS News
The Washington Post
Deadline
NBC News
BBC News
Reuters
CNBC
The Hill
npr
Deutsche Welle
Business Insider
PBS NewsHour
Washington Top News
Militarydotcom
Jerusalem Post
+7
Washington Times
Russia Today
New York Post
Times Live
abc 7 WJLA
American Military News
Denver Gazette
The Daily Caller
RedState
The Gateway Pundit
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