US Capitol

House passes bill aimed at preventing another Jan. 6

The House proposed changes to the Electoral Count Act

Originally Published: 21 SEP 22 05:07 ET Updated: 21 SEP 22 17:27 ET By Annie Grayer, Jessica Dean, Kristin Wilson and Daniella Diaz, CNN (CNN) -- The House passed legislation Wednesday introduced by GOP Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming and…

WATCH NOW: First public hearing on Jan. 6 attack

The House committee will investigate the attack

On Thursday, the House committee will hold the first public hearing on the Jan. 6 riot to investigate with witness testimony and video footage of last year's attack. This hearing is the first in a series expected to last through…

US Capitol rioter, Dustin Thompson, found guilty on all charges

The January 6 rioter claims he was following 'presidential orders'

Originally Published: 14 APR 22 16:11 ET Updated: 14 APR 22 16:39 ET By Holmes Lybrand and Hannah Rabinowitz, CNN (CNN) -- A January 6 rioter who claimed he was following "presidential orders" when he stormed the US Capitol and…

First bus of undocumented immigrants arrive at U.S. Capitol

A second bus is currently en route

AUSTIN, Texas - On Wednesday, Governor Greg Abbott announced the arrival of the first group of undocumented immigrants bused to Washington, D.C. Governor Abbott used this busing strategy as a response to the Biden Administration's decision to end Title 42…

US Capitol on lockdown

Reports of gunfire in the area

WASHINGTON (AP)  - Police locked down the U.S Capitol on Friday afternoon after a report of gunshots in the area. U.S Capitol Police say all Capitol buildings are being locked down "due to an external security threat". Law enforcement is…