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Inside the assault on the Capitol: evacuating the Senate

9 mins | Jan 15, 2021
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Listen to a striking, first-person account of how events played out. Paul Kane — a congressional reporter for The Washington Post — was in the Senate chamber for the certification of Electoral College's vote, when the pro-Trump rally started to forcefully make their way through the Congress' halls and offices. In this piece, he shares the inside story of how one of the darkest days in modern American history took place.
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