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READ: Former Capitol Police chief's letter to Congress on delays and failures leading up to Capitol riot

Posted February 5, 2021 3:10 p.m. EST

— The former chief of the US Capitol Police provided Congress the clearest timeline yet of the events leading up to and including the January 6 insurrection, casting blame on four federal agencies and a slow bureaucracy that harmed the department's ability to secure the building that day.

Read the letter:

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