If you’ve been watching the news, you’ll know that shots were reported in the garage of the Rayburn House Office Building about 10:30 am. The Capitol was locked down briefly, and Rayburn remains so while a room-by-room search continues. There are no reports of injuries except one young lady who was evacuated after suffering an anxiety attack.
The search of the Rayburn building is a non-trivial affair. What the television coverage isn’t telling you is that the whole Capitol complex — the Capitol itself, the House and Senate office buildings — are all connected by a network of underground tunnels. Searching them, if it is to be done, would take many hours.
Capitol Police are supposed to have a news con in a couple of minutes. Not much news is to be expected.
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?