Published On: Thu, Jan 7th, 2021
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U.S. Capitol Police rejected offers of federal help to stop pro-Trump rioters

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Three days before the riots at the U.S. Capitol, the Pentagon asked the Capitol Police if it needed National Guard manpower. Then during the chaos Wednesday, Justice Department leaders reached out to offer up FBI agents. The police turned them down both times.

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