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Pelosi Says Capitol Police Chief Should Go Over MAGA Riot Breach

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is calling on the head of the Capitol Police to be fired for the security failure that saw Trump supporters violently invade the Capitol building, leading to police shooting at least one insurrectionist.

“There was a failure at the top of the Capitol Police, and I think Mr. [Steven] Sund — he hasn’t even called us,” Pelosi said at a press conference on Thursday.

Pelosi also said that Paul D. Irving, the House sergeant at arms, will resign. That represents the first act of accountability, centering around the senior law-enforcement official responsible for securing the House of Representatives.

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