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After Two Weeks Of Sleeping On Cold Marble, Congress Boots National Guard To Local Parking Garages

After two weeks of sleepless nights protecting Washington DC from an alleged inauguration threat that never materialized, thousands of National Guardsmen were booted from Congressional grounds on Thursday, where they were forced to sleep on marble floors, and have instead been forced to take their rest breaks in nearby parking garages, according to Politico. Photo…

6000 National Guard Troops Arrive In DC To Beef Up Security

Around 6,000 National Guard troops have been activated from multiple states. They are expected to arrive in the Washington Metropolitan Area within the next 48 hours to beef up security around the US Capitol complex, according to AP.  Update: They have started to arrive… Buses of National Guard troops still filing into the Capitol tonight….

Washington D.C. Bans Guns, Calls Up National Guard Ahead Of Pro-Trump Election Protests

By Tyler Durden On Sunday, the Washington D.C. Metropolitan Police Department posted notices prohibiting firearms in the downtown district ahead of the pro-Trump protest beginning on Wednesday, according to Fox 5. The notice states that a firearms ban went into effect on Monday and will last through Thursday. “All firearms prohibited within 1000 feet of this…

NYC Prepares To Close Schools, Puerto Rico Brings In National Guard, As Global COVID-19 Deaths Top 1.3MN: Live Updates

Summary: Global deaths top 1.3 million NY tops 5k new cases in a day for the first time since the spring. Puerto Rico gov orders national guard to help enforce curfew NYC mayor warns parents brace for Monday school closure Biden advisor says national COVID lockdown unlikely NYC’s single-day positivity rate nears school-shutdown threshold Japan…

Watch: National Guard Troops Arrive In Multiple US Cities Ahead Of Election Night Chaos 

In preparation for any emergencies, including widespread social unrest following election results on Tuesday night, the National Guard has been deployed in several states. Fears of election night chaos have gripped state governments for the last month, forcing Gov. Charlie Baker of Massachusetts on Monday to “activate” 1,000 Massachusetts National Guard members.  And in Oregon, Gov. Kate…