Biden signs bill awarding Congressional Gold Medals to US Capitol Police | USA TODAY 1

Biden signs bill awarding Congressional Gold Medals to US Capitol Police | USA TODAY

 

The Senate unanimously voted Tuesday to award members of the United States Capitol Police and D.C. Metropolitan Police the Congressional Gold Medal for their efforts to defend the United States Capitol during the Jan. 6 insurrection.

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Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sens. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Roy Blunt, R-Mo., collectively asked the Senate to unanimously consent to a previously House-passed bill that awarded the two police forces with a medal for their efforts on Jan. 6, when a violent mob of pro-Trump supports stormed the Capitol building and tried to stop the certification of Joe Biden's election win.

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19 comments

  1. These TERRORISTS that invaded the Capitol should be put in prison for a LONG time.Everybody knows you cannot break into a Federal Blg.

  2. Cops in other Cities get thrown under the bus by Herr Peosi and Der Squad.All the while the Big Dummy just signs the Bill like he was told to.

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