Congressman gives emotional description of Capitol riots

US Congressman Jamie Raskin, a Democrat from Maryland, became emotional on the Senate floor while describing the events of January 6, when an angry mob of supporters of former president Donald Trump stormed the Capitol. Raskin said that his daughter and son-in-law, who were in the Capitol that day, sent text messages and called loved ones to say goodbye because they thought they were going to die. “All around me people were calling their wives and their husbands, their loved ones, to say goodbye. Members of Congress were removing their Congressional pins so they wouldn’t be identified by the m…

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