(WASHINGTON) — As India continues to grapple with a new surge of coronavirus cases, White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday that despite bipartisan criticism of their response, the Biden administration is "proud" of their aid efforts so... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- With security fences still surrounding the Capitol and continuing concerns over extremist threats, President Joe Biden's first joint address to Congress will take place under heavy guard -- though details remain murky. "Heightened security at the U.S. Capitol in advance of President Biden's... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The federal government is delaying the deadline for the REAL ID enforcement for a second time. Every domestic air traveler 18 and older will need a REAL ID-compliant driver's license or identification card, state-issued enhanced driver's license or another TSA-acceptable form of identification... Read More.
By Luke Barr, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The United States Capitol Police union is urging Congress to ramp up security around the Capitol, days after a an officer was killed outside the building, they said in a statement on Saturday.
By QUINN OWEN and LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Homeland Security chief Alejandro Mayorkas appeared before lawmakers for the first time as secretary on Wednesday, amid the humanitarian crisis at the southern border.A record increase in crossing attempts... Read More.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Capitol Police confirmed Tuesday that an officer has been suspended pending an investigation after an anti-Semitic document was spotted near a security checkpoint.A copy of the "Protocols of the Meetings of... Read More.
By MATT SEYLER, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Three major security failures allowed an intruder to drive on to Joint Base Andrews without authorization, meander for hours, access the flight line and eventually walk aboard a military aircraft that is part of the same... Read More.
BY: BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Congress should hire more Capitol Police officers to boost the overstretched ranks of the department and provide them with better equipment, training and support, according to a study of Capitol security led by retired Army Lt.... Read More.
By LUKE BARR and MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The United States Capitol Police said it has beefed up security on Capitol Hill this week due to "concerning information and intelligence" related to March 4, the date that far-right conspiracy theorists believe... Read More.
By ALEXANDER MALLIN and LUKE BARR, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Department of Justice officials are warning that domestic violent extremism is a persistent problem in the U.S. just over a month after the deadly siege at the United States Capitol."The rise... Read More.
By BEATRICE PETERSON and LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Razor wire on fencing and National Guard troops still in place on Capitol Hill on Tuesday are haunting reminders of the deadly assault on Jan. 6 that left 140 police officers... Read More.