04 ianuarie 2022

I was there Jan. 6: We need to counter foreign influence as well as address domestic division


“The Capitol has been breached. Lock down the SCIF and prepare to evacuate.” The call to my direct line came from just off the Senate floor shortly after 2:15pm. I heard what he said, but had trouble comprehending what had happened. A year later, we are still seeking answers. One thing is clear: Where Americans are torn by internal conflict and mistrust, adversaries see opportunity. And they are seizing it. Unless we stop them. ADVERTISEMENT The Senate “SCIF” — the large secure facility [...]