2021/02/13 – U.S. Department of Defense officials are considering the possibility of keeping National Guard troops in D.C. through the fall, according to internal communication obtained by FOX 5.
Senators Toomey and Burr have already announced their retirement, however
July 14, 2021
Republican senators who voted to convict former President Donald Trump on Saturday in the Senate impeachment trial on the charge of inciting an insurrection are already facing backlash in their home states.
The seven GOP senators who joined with all Democrats in finding Trump guilty were: Sens. Richard Burr of North Carolina, Bill Cassidy of Louisiana, Susan Collins of Maine, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Mitt Romney of Utah, Ben Sasse of Nebraska, and Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania.
Toomey announced in October that he would not seek re-election in 2022.
News From Outside The Green Zone
Feb. 9, 2021 – Philadelphia homicides soar after 7 killed, including teen, in violent day
Feb. 12, 2021 – Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner has refiled charges against a former city cop accused of striking a student protester with a metal baton during a protest last summer.
Nov 19, 2020 – Larry Krasner, the city’s district attorney, said that his office was reviewing 586 cases and that the city was dropping up to 2,000 summonses.
February 8, 2021 – “Obviously, leaders in Congress think walls and barriers work because they’ve surrounded the Capitol with them,” Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis.