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U.S. Capitol Braces for Rally

Capitol Police are bracing for their first security test since the Jan. 6 insurrection, when thousands protested and hundreds breached Congress, leaving five dead. The Department of Homeland Security anticipated only about 700 people will attend Saturday's 'Justice for J6' rally, but a temporary fence has been installed around the building and reinforcements have been requested. Learn more about security preparations post Jan. 6 and how this rally is expected to differ.

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    Fencing returns to Capitol ahead of right-wing rally. What we know about 'Justice for J6' protest

    Fencing returns to Capitol ahead of right-wing rally. What we know about 'Justice for J6' protest

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    USA TODAY - Bart Jansen

    WASHINGTON – Congressional leaders have been briefed about a rally called "Justice for J6" that is scheduled Saturday at the Capitol, and security crews are using a chain-link fence around the building to deter another riot like the one Jan. 6. The Department of Homeland Security has projected 700 …

    Trump calls upcoming 'Justice for J6' rally a 'setup'

    Trump calls upcoming 'Justice for J6' rally a 'setup'

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    POLITICO - By Myah Ward

    There are more than 600 people charged in the Jan. 6 Capitol breach. Former President Donald Trump on Thursday called Saturday’s ‘Justice for J6’ rally a setup for Republican voters — regardless of the outcome. “On Saturday, that’s a setup,” Trump said in an interview with the Federalist. “If people …

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