National Guard Cancels Drills as Congress Fails to Reimburse for Capitol Security

National Guard Cancels Drills as Congress Fails to Reimburse for Capitol Security

Congress redirected monies allotted to state National Guard divisions to pay for troops protecting the Capitol after the Jan. 6th insurrection to ensure the safety of those working in the building and protect the then-incoming presidential team. After months of Congressional delays, states were forced to cut their Guard budgets drastically. On July 27, 2021, […]

US Prepares for Alt-Right Extremist Boogaloo Violence

US Prepares for Alt-Right Extremist Boogaloo Violence

Online extremist chatter indicates state legislative houses and the United States Capitol are once again being targeted for attacks by alt-right extremists. As a result, governments around the country have ramped up security, erected un-scalable fencing, blocked roads, and more. The Pentagon approved 25,000 armed National Guard members’ deployment in the nation’s capital, reports CNN […]

National Guard Members Will Be Armed to Assist US Capitol Security

National Guard Members Will Be Armed to Assist US Capitol Security

The Department of Defense has decided to support National Guard members being armed ahead of Inauguration Day. This decision was made by the Pentagon on Jan. 12, 2021. On Monday, January 11, the FBI warned security at all 50 capitals about planned armed protests. As the nation braces for more extreme violence, the National Guard […]