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‘Does Anybody Have a Plan?’ Senate Report Details Jan. 6 Security Failures.

Posted on AllSides June 8th, 2021
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US Congress, Capitol Chaos, Capitol Security, US Intelligence

Top federal intelligence agencies failed to adequately warn law enforcement officials before the Jan. 6 riot that pro-Trump extremists were threatening violence, including plans to “storm the Capitol,” infiltrate its tunnel system and “bring guns,” according to a new report by two Senate committees that outlines large-scale failures that contributed to the deadly assault.

An F.B.I. memo on Jan. 5 warning of people traveling to Washington for “war” at the Capitol never made its way to top law enforcement officials. The Capitol Police failed to widely circulate information from its...

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https://www.nytimes.com/2021/06/08/us/capitol-riot-security.html

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