Daily Archives: January 6, 2021

West Virginia Delegate Records Himself Storming US Capitol

A West Virginia lawmaker took video of himself and other supporters of President Trump rushing into the U.S. Capitol Wednesday. In the video by Republican Del. Derrick Evans, later deleted from his social media page, he is shown wearing a helmet and clamoring at the door to breach the building in Washington, D.C. “We’re in! Keep it moving, baby!†he…

DC, Alexandria, Arlington Under Curfew Amid Capitol Hill Chaos

Washington, D.C., and Alexandria and Arlington in Virginia are under a curfew until 6 a.m. Thursday. As of 10:30 p.m., D.C. police reported 47 arrests of curfew violators. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced D.C.’s curfew Wednesday afternoon after a mob rushed up the steps of the U.S. Capitol as Congress debated the presidential vote count. Rioters then breached the Capitol building. Late…