Rachel Maddow reports on security measures being put in place by twice-shy Capitol security ahead of a planned rally for January 6th rioters, for whom Donald Trump expressed support and solidarity.
The former Tennessee National Guard officer was denied pretrial release in May
‘Trump is literally calling people to DC in a show of force,’ one of the rioters allegedly said
Almost every night, a member of the Trump family or a former Trump administration official appears as a guest on the primetime show.
Simone Gold is one of the Capitol insurrection defendants being celebrated at a scheduled “Justice for J6” rally in DC on Saturday as a “political prisoner” by the pro-Trump rally organizers. But the controversial doctor and lawyer won’t be able to make the event, which has law enforcement girding for possible violence. Like many of [
Landon Copeland, who was charged in connection with the Capitol riot, doesn't expect a big turnout on Saturday unless Trump says to "go to the Capitol again."
"Our hearts and minds are with the people being persecuted so unfairly relating to the January 6th protest," the former president said.
A federal judge has rejected a Capitol rioter's request to move his case out of Washington, D.C., because he claims potential jurors there are "very anti-Trump" and "despise" the values of "traditional America."
Matt Braynard, the former Donald Trump campaign aide who's organizing Saturday's "Justice for J6" rally in support of Capitol insurrectionists, announced Tuesday that attendees should not wear clothing or carry signs showing their support for former president Donald Trump.
On Thursday, a CNN panel tore into former President Donald Trump following his statement in support of the January 6 Capitol insurrectionists.
Newly released body cam video from the Capitol insurrection shows a Jan. 6 rioter frothing at the mouth as he confronts a Metropolitan Police Department officer guarding the perimeter of the building.
The "Justice forJ6" rally on Saturday, organized by an ex-campaign staffer for former President Donald Trump, is expected to draw about 700 people, DHS said.