Capitol Hill

Man pictured at Pelosi's desk during riot faces 11 years in jail

Man pictured at Pelosi's desk during riot faces 11 years in jail

Newsmax talks to attorney of Richard Barnett, a 'well-respected, community man in his 60's', who took part in the Jan 6 Capitol Hill riot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2021, 7:13 PM
House of Representatives cancels session due to 'security threat'

House of Representatives cancels session due to 'security threat'

House of Representatives cancels Thursday's session after Capitol Police say they are aware of "possible plot to breach the Capitol".Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2021, 1:04 AM
FBI Director: Capitol attack was domestic terrorism

FBI Director: Capitol attack was domestic terrorism

FBI Director Christopher Wray tells lawmakers: That siege was criminal behavior, plain and simple.Ben Ariel, 3/3/2021, 5:40 AM
NBC: Capitol Hill rioter used chemical agent against police

NBC: Capitol Hill rioter used chemical agent against police

According to an NBC report, the FBI is looking for an assailant recorded saying he was using 'bear gas' on police officers during attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/28/2021, 5:17 PM
NBC News: Capitol Police chief wasn't notified of Jan 6 attack

NBC News: Capitol Police chief wasn't notified of Jan 6 attack

Former head of Capitol police denies FBI claims he was sent a 'raw intelligence report' prior to the Jan 6 insurrection.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2021, 9:44 AM
Officers suspended for allegedly aiding Capitol Hill rioters

Officers suspended for allegedly aiding Capitol Hill rioters

Fox News reports that one officer allegedly took a selfie with rioters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2021, 8:12 PM
Trump sued in connection with Capitol riots

Trump sued in connection with Capitol riots

NAACP and Rep. Bennie Thompson allege Trump incited Capitol riots in violation of "Ku Klux Klan Act".Ben Ariel, 2/17/2021, 4:44 AM
'Pelosi probably knew more than she's letting on'

'Pelosi probably knew more than she's letting on'

Former Wisconsin Congressman says House Speaker isn't answering questions about Capitol Hill security on Jan 6 by 'playing politics.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2021, 8:46 PM
Fox: NYT knowingly blamed Trump-supporters for officer's death

Fox: NYT knowingly blamed Trump-supporters for officer's death

The New York Times retracts report claiming Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick was killed during riot. Report was used in Trump case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2021, 5:00 PM
Pelosi seeks 9/11-style commission to probe Capitol riots

Pelosi seeks 9/11-style commission to probe Capitol riots

House Speaker says commission to investigate January 6 riots is the “next step” after Trump’s Senate impeachment trial concluded.Ben Ariel, 2/16/2021, 12:02 AM
Watch: Never-before-seen footage of US Capitol being breached

Watch: Never-before-seen footage of US Capitol being breached

New footage of US Capitol breach shown at impeachment trial of former President Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2021, 11:36 PM
Watch: Democrats' impeachment vid alleges Trump instigated riot

Watch: Democrats' impeachment vid alleges Trump instigated riot

U.S. House Democratic impeachment managers released a video documenting events surrounding Jan 6 Capitol Hill riot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2021, 2:02 PM
Did Bank of America 'squeal' on possible Capitol Hill rioters?

Did Bank of America 'squeal' on possible Capitol Hill rioters?

'Tucker Carlson Tonight' hosted by Mark Steyn assesses allegations Bank of America voluntarily shared data with FBI in the wake of riots.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2021, 4:40 PM
Knowles: Fact-checking site lied about AOC report

Knowles: Fact-checking site lied about AOC report

Michael Knowles says SNOPES, a 'left-wing activist site posing as a legitimate fact-checker' posted a false report to cover up for AOC lies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2021, 9:28 PM
Texas teen turns in Dad for taking part in Capitol riots

Texas teen turns in Dad for taking part in Capitol riots

Texas teen tells CNN's Cuomo his father threatened to 'kill him and family' if they turned him in to FBI.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2021, 10:36 AM
At least 150 charged in connection with Capitol riot

At least 150 charged in connection with Capitol riot

Charges include entering a restricted building without lawful authority and violent entry and disorderly conduct in the Capitol.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2021, 3:41 AM
When you are the news

When you are the news

Last week there was a false freeze-frame moment when the 5TJT was on websites around the world as endorser of the Capitol violence. Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 1/22/2021, 3:00 PM
The ultimate loss for the US

The ultimate loss for the US

The deep rifts that have affected American society as a result of this unprecedented political conflict must surely be addressed. Op-ed.Salem AlKetbi, 1/19/2021, 3:00 PM
GitHub fires Jewish employee after he posted on Slack about ‘Nazis’ at the Capitol riots

GitHub fires Jewish employee after he posted on Slack about ‘Nazis’ at the Capitol riots

Hundreds of employees protesting after GitHub, owned by Microsoft, fired man who posted message warning of 'Nazis' at Capitol riots.Ben Sales, JTA, 1/18/2021, 12:48 PM
New Mexico official who vowed to protest Biden inauguration arrested

New Mexico official who vowed to protest Biden inauguration arrested

US Justice Department arrests New Mexico county commissioner who vowed to travel to Washington with firearms to protest Biden inauguration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2021, 2:36 AM
Watch: Exclusive footage from inside the Capitol riots

Watch: Exclusive footage from inside the Capitol riots

Watch: The New Yorker's Luke Mogelson followed Trump supporters as they forced their way into the U.S. Capitol.Arutz Sheva, 1/17/2021, 10:47 PM
Prosecutors: Capitol rioters aimed to capture elected officials

Prosecutors: Capitol rioters aimed to capture elected officials

According to court documents, investigators believe mob that stormed the US Capitol aimed to “capture and assassinate elected officials”.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/15/2021, 10:45 PM
SF federation to monitor giving after funding to group accused of backing Capitol siege

SF federation to monitor giving after funding to group accused of backing Capitol siege

SF Jewish Community Federation to monitor donations after it gave money to group accused of organizing pro-Trump protest in Washington.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/15/2021, 11:02 AM
FBI chief to suspects in Capitol Hill violence: FBI agents are coming to find you

FBI chief to suspects in Capitol Hill violence: FBI agents are coming to find you

FBI Director says investigators have identified more than 200 suspects in last week’s violent riots and arrested more than 100 individuals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2021, 4:38 AM
Watch: Two Chicago-area men involved in DC riot

Watch: Two Chicago-area men involved in DC riot

CBS Chicago reports that 2 Chicagoland men were involved in Capitol riot - neighbors surprised to learn of their involvement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2021, 1:19 PM
FBI agents raid Brooklyn home of pelt-wearing Orthodox man in Capitol mob

FBI agents raid Brooklyn home of pelt-wearing Orthodox man in Capitol mob

Aaron Mostofsky, an Orthodox Jewish man who took part in the Capitol riot last week, has been arrested by FBI.Shira Hanau, JTA, 1/13/2021, 1:00 PM
Watch: Iowa man facing federal charges for breaking into Capitol

Watch: Iowa man facing federal charges for breaking into Capitol

Iowa Local 5 News says Des Moines man Doug Johnson faces 5 years in prison on charges from last week's rioting at Capitol Hill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2021, 9:18 AM
Trump and Pence speak for the first time since violence on Capitol

Trump and Pence speak for the first time since violence on Capitol

President and Vice President reportedly have a "good conversation".Ben Ariel, 1/12/2021, 2:03 AM
Left tries to use Capitol riot to 'outlaw political opposition'

Left tries to use Capitol riot to 'outlaw political opposition'

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appears on Fox Business Network to discuss restoring faith in election process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2021, 6:56 PM
Capitol rioter in ‘Camp Auschwitz’ sweatshirt identified as Virginia man

Capitol rioter in ‘Camp Auschwitz’ sweatshirt identified as Virginia man

Man spotted wearing 'Camp Auschwitz' sweatshirt during Capitol Hill riots identified as 56-year-old Virginian welder.Ben Sales, JTA, 1/11/2021, 12:42 PM
Arnold Schwarzegger: Capitol raid was Kristallnacht ‘right here in the United States’

Arnold Schwarzegger: Capitol raid was Kristallnacht ‘right here in the United States’

Actor and former California governor excoriates Trump, compares violence on Capitol Hill to the Holocaust-era Nazi pogroms of Kristallnacht.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/11/2021, 7:18 AM
White House lowers flag to half-staff in memory of fallen officers

White House lowers flag to half-staff in memory of fallen officers

White House lowers US flag to half-staff in honor of two police officers who died during riots at Capitol building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2021, 1:11 AM
The Left finds time for one more Big Lie against Trump

The Left finds time for one more Big Lie against Trump

When Americans express beliefs, even at peril of their careers, that government is being stolen, that is not treason but patriotism. Op-ed.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 1/10/2021, 5:00 PM
Caroline Glick: Trump rings in the era of ‘total political correctness’

Caroline Glick: Trump rings in the era of ‘total political correctness’

Capitol assault will give Democrats “justification” to implement revolutionary dogma of the thugs that torched America’s cities. Opinion.Caroline Glick, 1/10/2021, 10:19 AM
Son of orthodox judge among U.S. Capitol protesters

Son of orthodox judge among U.S. Capitol protesters

According to reports, son of an orthodox judge on Brooklyn Supreme Court, was the "fur ever Trump" protestor filmed in the Capitol BuildingArutz Sheva, 1/8/2021, 3:48 PM
A disaster and a tragedy for America, Jews and decent people everywhere

A disaster and a tragedy for America, Jews and decent people everywhere

Those trying to defend principles of law and constitutional order against the left have been grievously undermined. Opinion.Melanie Phillips, 1/8/2021, 3:17 PM
Did Antifa play a role in storming Capitol Hill?

Did Antifa play a role in storming Capitol Hill?

A Save the West webinar on the electoral crisis about Antifa’s role in the Capitol Hill riots was interrupted by images of swastikas. Op-ed.Rachel Avraham, 1/8/2021, 11:30 AM
US Education Secretary resigns following Capitol Hill riots

US Education Secretary resigns following Capitol Hill riots

In resignation letter, Betsy DeVos says violent riots at the US Capitol were an "inflection point for me."Ben Ariel, 1/8/2021, 4:15 AM
Capitol Police Chief resigns following violent riots

Capitol Police Chief resigns following violent riots

Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund announces his resignation effective January 16.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2021, 2:01 AM
White House press secretary: The entire White House condemns the violence

White House press secretary: The entire White House condemns the violence

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany to reporters: Those that broke the law should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2021, 1:02 AM
Biden: Trump unleashed assault on democratic institutions

Biden: Trump unleashed assault on democratic institutions

President-elect says violence at US Capitol was a "culmination" of Trump's attacks on democratic institutions.Ben Ariel, 1/7/2021, 11:57 PM
'America, we need to talk about the shameful violence'

'America, we need to talk about the shameful violence'

Dov Hikind responds to Capitol events: "Shameful violence and the leader responsible for inciting it were condemned across the spectrum"Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2021, 10:52 PM
President feeling friction with closest Republicans

President feeling friction with closest Republicans

The Republican party finds itself growing farther and farther from their candidate in the wake of the storming of the Capitol.Shlomo Witty, 1/7/2021, 8:45 PM
Four years of frustration led to storming the Capitol

Four years of frustration led to storming the Capitol

This outpouring of frustration was four years in the making, and no Trump supporter can be happy that it turned ugly. Not in our name. Op-edJack Engelhard, 1/7/2021, 11:00 AM
Congress certifies 270 votes, Biden victory sealed

Congress certifies 270 votes, Biden victory sealed

US lawmakers reconvene to certify Joe Biden's victory after session was interrupted by rioters who stormed the Capitol building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2021, 10:39 AM
Did Antifa pose as Trump supporters in DC?

Did Antifa pose as Trump supporters in DC?

America Stands host Greg Stephens speaks to Lance Wallnau to discuss current breaking news in D.C.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2021, 8:44 AM
Four dead during riots at US Capitol

Four dead during riots at US Capitol

Police declare Capitol to be secured after dozens of Trump supporters break in during Congress vote on Biden’s presidential win.Elad Benari, 1/7/2021, 6:13 AM
Israeli politicians respond to riots in Washington: Shocking and sad

Israeli politicians respond to riots in Washington: Shocking and sad

Israeli politicians respond to clashes between Trump supporters and police in Capitol building.Nitsan Keidar, 1/7/2021, 4:10 AM
Trump to the protesters: You have to go home now

Trump to the protesters: You have to go home now

US President urges protesters on Capitol to disperse: I know you’re in pain, but you have to go home now. We have to have peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2021, 11:20 PM
Biden: Enough is enough is enough

Biden: Enough is enough is enough

President-elect denounces violence on Capitol Hill: I call on Trump to go on TV now and demand an end to this siege.Elad Benari, 1/6/2021, 11:07 PM
Who did not co-sponsor the Abraham Accords resolution?

Who did not co-sponsor the Abraham Accords resolution?

As pro-Israel debate is present in 2020 campaigns, names of senators who did not co-sponsor the latest resolution stand out.Yoni Kempinski, 10/22/2020, 4:49 PM
Why America mourns and will miss John Lewis

Why America mourns and will miss John Lewis

John Lews left us a legacy: Whether you are Jewish, Black, or neither, we are stronger together than apart.  In Memoriam.Ezra Friedlander, 7/21/2020, 12:04 AM
US Capitol to cease public tours amid coronavirus outbreak

US Capitol to cease public tours amid coronavirus outbreak

US Capitol will cease all public tours through at least the end of March.Ben Ariel, 3/12/2020, 3:00 AM
Impeaching a country

Impeaching a country

We are at war against nobody except ourselves. Jack Engelhard, 11/16/2019, 7:35 PM
Anti-Israel group to host Capitol Hill briefing

Anti-Israel group to host Capitol Hill briefing

Anti-Israel group to claim Israel 'physically abused, killed, gravely injured,' US citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2019, 12:17 PM
Jewish political intelligence is an oxymoron

Jewish political intelligence is an oxymoron

Democrat Jews hold 8 seats in the Senate and 32 in the House. They have enough to form their own Jewish Congressional Caucus as the blacks and Hispanics do to fight for their respective causes. But they have not done so. Why not? Alan Bergstein, 6/2/2019, 1:30 PM
Security analyst to speak at Capitol Hill policy seminar

Security analyst to speak at Capitol Hill policy seminar

This Thursday, the EMET's Capitol Hill Policy Seminar Series will host security analyst Mark Langfan.Sharona Cohen, 4/16/2019, 10:49 PM