Brooks said the legislation would allow members of Congress be armed in places throughout Washington where average citizens typically can not carry guns.
"Right now when we're in Washington, D.C., once we're off the complex ... we're still high-profile targets, but we have absolutely no way to defend ourselves because of Washington, D.C.'s rather restrictive gun laws", Brooks, R-Ala., told Maria Bartiromo on "Sunday Morning Futures". However, it was Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise that was most seriously injured in the attack before Capitol Police killed the shooter.
"I want Congressmen to be treated as if they were law enforcement, given that we're high profile targets for the bad guys, the lone wolves, the terrorists, and I'll be introducing legislation to that effect this week". Hodgkinson, who had denounced President Trump on Facebook, often using profanity, was from Belleville, Ill., and was seen hanging around the ball field in the weeks leading up to the shooting.
UK, EU's historic Brexit talks commence
Anxious by immigration and loss of sovereignty, Britons voted last June to become the first nation ever to leave the 28-nation EU. A terms of reference document setting out the rules for both sides also states: "For both parties the default is transparency".
A list of names was found on Hodgkinson at the scene, which included Brooks and other Republican congressmen.
"I'm very much concerned by that", Brooks said of being targeted.
"You've got a situation where, yes, this one shooter has been killed, but he's a member of an organization that applauded what transpired on Wednesday", Brooks said. "And so those of us who are on this assassination list ... it behooves us to be a little bit more wary than we otherwise might be".
While this is not being investigated as a hate crime , charges have been made, and heartbreaking details are unfolding. Investigators haven't named the victim, but family and friends identified her as 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen .
Lerman says reducing the requirements for registered programs might make a difference in the number of employers who adopt them. The Obama Administration failed to push these programs with the vigor that President Trump and his administration have shown.
We are against it, but we will have to discuss the issue within the CPI and with other opposition parties. NewsX was the first channel to break the news that Ram Nath Kovind is NDA's presidential candidate.
The statue will be re-erected in the city's historic Greenwood Cemetery in a section where Confederate veterans are buried. Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer chose to relocate the statue after a blogger said the memorial was a symbol of racism.
Prime Wardrobe works this way: Shoppers pick three or more items and then have a try-on period to find the best styles. Amazon's new fashion platform looks similar to other wardrobe subscription services like Stitch Fix and Trunk Club .
However the beef has continued to build up, with issues like racism and revenge clouding the air between the two boxers. To Ward's credit, he bounced back in the seventh and, in a precursor to how the fight would end, went for the body.
Le fils de Céline Dion rappe pour son show
Juste après sa courte performance sur l'instru de " Black Or White " du grand Michael Jackson , le MC René a laissé sa place à sa mère qui reprend le relais en hommage à MJ.
Tropical Storm Bret forms in the Atlantic
Invest 93L, near the Yucatan Channel, could become a named storm once it moves into the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The chances of it becoming a tropical depression or storm in the next five days were raised to 40 percent.
Ellen Higginbottom murder: man charged over student's death
Mark Steven Buckley, 51, was arrested in Preston, Lancashire, on Sunday and charged on Tuesday, Greater Manchester police said. A MIDDLE-AGED man has been charged with the murder of an 18-year-old student who was found dead at a beauty spot in Wigan.
Les dates de diffusion dévoilées — Star Trek Discovery
Rappelons que Star Trek: Discovery se déroule 10 ans avant la série originale et les aventures de l'équipage de l'Enterprise. On rappelle que 15 épisodes sont prévus, et qu'ils seront disponibles le lendemain de leur diffusion sur Netflix en Europe.
Supreme Court To Hear Gerrymandering Case
The court will be pressed with the responsibility of deciding if partisan gerrymandering violates the Constitution. Twelve Republican-dominated states are supporting Wisconsin in its defense of the 2011 redistricting plan.
Boeing lance son 737 MAX 10
Le 737 MAX est l'avion le plus vendu dans toute l'histoire de Boeing, avec plus de 3 700 commandes à ce jour. L'avionneur européen a déjà engrangé plus de 1.300 commandes pour la version allongée de son mono-couloir.