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Republicans Rethink “Law and Order” Once They Become Its Target

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In the wake of last week's Capitol riot, the path to Congress now includes a metal detector. To secure the chamber, Capitol police set up a security checkpoint outfitted with a series of magnometers. Like most people who have ever boarded a plane, attended public high school in the last 20 years, or gone to any professional sporting event, members of Congress are now being asked to empty their pockets and take out their electronic devices. Despite this ubiquity, congressional Republicans are upset. They have decried the checkpoints as unnecessary and unconstitutional. It's a petulant...
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'Have they ever had a job before?': Rep. Cori Bush slams House Republicans who protested new metal detectors at the Capitol

'Have they ever had a job before?': Rep. Cori Bush slams House Republicans who protested new metal detectors at the Capitol

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Summary List Placement Rep. Cori Bush on Tuesday blasted House Republicans who ignored the new metal detectors that were installed in US Capitol in the aftermath of the deadly riots on January 6.
During an appearance on the MSNBC's "All In With Chris Hayes," the first-term Missouri Democrat expressed disbelief at how several GOP lawmakers chose to flout the enhanced security rules that mandated screening for entry to the House floor.
"First of all, we're talking about your job," Bush said. "Let's just look at it from the most basic level. If you work at McDonald's, you have to wear the...
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Republicans continue to defy metal detectors as Capitol security ramps up

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The House put in place new security measures that included the metal detectors after last week's deadly riots.
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Reaction to Metal Detectors Now Outside House Floor: Fury

Reaction to Metal Detectors Now Outside House Floor: Fury

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Airports, courthouses, and now the US House of Representatives: Metal detectors were on Tuesday installed outside the House floor by Capitol Police, with CNN reporting that all House members and their guests, including staffers and aides, will need to pass through them to access the floor. Per a memo from...
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