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**BREAKING** Mikie Sherrill says Congress members gave 'reconnaissance' tours day before Capitol raid

Rep. Mikie Sherrill, during a live webcast Tuesday evening, said she witnessed some members of Congress leading people through the Capitol on Jan. 5 in what she termed a "reconnaissance for the next day" when insurrectionists took part in a deadly siege on the legislative branch.

During the Facebook Live, Sherrill (D-11, Montclair) addressed her constituents to explain why she voted for a resolution to ask Vice President Mike Pence to remove President Donald Trump from office by invoking the 25th Amendment. That measure passed late Tuesday 223-205, but Pence had notified House Speaker Nancy Pelosi earlier in the day that he would not comply with the request.

That makes it likely that the House will, for the second time, impeach Trump on Wednesday. Sherill said she intends to support an article of impeachment against Trump for "incitement of insurrection."

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by Anonymousreply 9201/14/2021

She better be right about this.

by Anonymousreply 101/12/2021

Not sure why she would make this up.

by Anonymousreply 201/12/2021

They had lists of good guys and bad guys. That makes me think they had help.

by Anonymousreply 301/12/2021

They had to get that list from someone.

by Anonymousreply 401/12/2021

I am thinking this is what is so "shocking" about these videos that the public has yet to see.

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by Anonymousreply 501/12/2021

I know I’m not truly prepared for the shock of how Congress has been infiltrated.

by Anonymousreply 601/12/2021

Not make it up, but be mistaken. Congresspeople show constituents around the Capitol all the time.

by Anonymousreply 701/12/2021

If you see something, say something.

She did the right thing by speaking up.

by Anonymousreply 801/12/2021

it's jus a matter of time before reddit and the gang put it all together. They have all the metadata from Parler.

They girl behind the hack is a hero. Gizmodo is organizing the data into media reports which break it all down...

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by Anonymousreply 901/12/2021

This is why I worry about nancy. These people are desperate

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by Anonymousreply 1001/12/2021

[quote]Rep. Mikie Sherrill, during a live webcast Tuesday evening, said she witnessed some members of Congress leading people through the Capitol on Jan. 5 in what she termed a "reconnaissance for the next day" when insurrectionists took part in a deadly siege on the legislative branch.

I would not be surprised about this at all.

Also - who were they? They need to be run out of town.

by Anonymousreply 1101/12/2021

Agreed R10.

by Anonymousreply 1201/12/2021

I bet this was one of them,,,

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by Anonymousreply 1301/13/2021

It's up on AOC's twitter now. And her 10 million followers. She is on the case.

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by Anonymousreply 1401/13/2021

Reminds me of the WTC survivors who said they saw dozens of people doing "construction" throughout the building in the weeks before the collapse. Planting explosives?

by Anonymousreply 1501/13/2021

Listen, Biden and Harris are gonna need that bubble the Pope was in wherever they go.

by Anonymousreply 1601/13/2021

Allegedly Lauren Boebert was messaging the rioters their locations during the MAGA invasion of the Capitol.

by Anonymousreply 1701/13/2021

She has a security background.

by Anonymousreply 1801/13/2021

[quote] Reminds me of the WTC survivors who said they saw dozens of people doing "construction" throughout the building in the weeks before the collapse. Planting explosives?

My eyes just rolled right out of my head and onto the floor.

Great! Now an eagle just flew away with one. Guess you can call me Sammy Davis, Jr. from here on.

by Anonymousreply 1901/13/2021

I'd be willing to be that batshit crazy QAnon Senator Lauren Boebert was one of them showing MAGAs around the day before.

by Anonymousreply 2001/13/2021

The Feds, when they interview the people they have arrested, will be asking them questions around who helped them.

I suspect that they are going to need cast iron evidence of Congressmen and women aiding and abetting the rioters, because these are powerful people, with powerful backers that the Feds are dealing with.

Charging a democratically elected official is a tough old thing to do.

by Anonymousreply 2101/13/2021

I think the whistleblower is former military too.

by Anonymousreply 2201/13/2021

I feel better with these guys around but they better not let the republican congressional suspects out of their sights.

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by Anonymousreply 2301/13/2021

Will any of them be executed fir treason?

by Anonymousreply 2401/13/2021


by Anonymousreply 2501/13/2021

...and this is where Nancy Pelosi ruins the country. That’s the podium right there and her office is 2 door on the left.

by Anonymousreply 2601/13/2021

And certain House members screaming about having to go through metal detectors....they are carrying weapons which they will use on their fellow House Members if there is another breach.

This infiltration of government goes very deep.

by Anonymousreply 2701/13/2021

"Just walked into the Capitol to find literally hundreds of troops napping and lining up in the Congressional Visitor Center"

pssst down the hall in the little boy's room- taking raw loads.

by Anonymousreply 2801/13/2021

Shit's about to get even more real.

by Anonymousreply 2901/13/2021

[quote] and this is where Nancy Pelosi ruins the country.

Typo? I hope.

by Anonymousreply 3001/13/2021

Biggs, Brooks, and Gossar are definitely involved. They organized the 6th

by Anonymousreply 3101/13/2021

r20 She may be batshit, but fortunately she is NOT a Senator.

by Anonymousreply 3201/13/2021

"The call is coming from inside the House!"

by Anonymousreply 3301/13/2021

[quote]We in Arizona have known for years that both Biggs and Gosar are completely insane and these two are at the top of the insurrection train...and I'm sure Alabama's Mo Brooks is right there with them - Patti

The tweet has a screenshot from AZ Central with Biggs and Gosar photos.

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by Anonymousreply 3401/13/2021

[quote]Rep. Mikie Sherrill, during a live webcast Tuesday evening, said she witnessed some members of Congress leading people through the Capitol on Jan. 5

She better start naming names.

by Anonymousreply 3501/13/2021

Any Congress members who were involved with this... they need to be tried for treason and then executed.

by Anonymousreply 3601/13/2021

R30.... and this is where she ripped up the state of the union. Does that make you mad? Maybe you should come back tomorrow and bring some of your guys!

by Anonymousreply 3701/13/2021

WTF are you talking about?

by Anonymousreply 3801/13/2021

There’s a reason they’re all urgently asking us to move on. I have a feeling this runs deep.

by Anonymousreply 3901/13/2021

Several years ago I was at the Hyatt Capitol Hill for work and there was this schmucky Arizona congressman trying to pick up the woman sitting next to me at the bar by discussing his disdain for healthcare and contempt for Congress . (This was in the evening after the work related activities were over.) Anyway I was checking my messages with an Arizona friend to see if it was one of the seditionists, and sadly it was Trent Franks. BUT my friend said in the messages that Biggs was the biggest asshole in Congress. Clearly she was prescient.

by Anonymousreply 4001/13/2021

Sherrill is my rep. My experience of her is that she is not a grandstander or rabidly anti Trump. Ex military, cool head. I believe her, but want details and proof.

by Anonymousreply 4101/13/2021

[quote] Ex military, cool head.

She gave you head?!

by Anonymousreply 4201/13/2021

R42 I hope this was a joke

by Anonymousreply 4301/13/2021

R30 The person you are perplexed by, is acting out the role of one of the Congresspersons giving a "tour" or the building to the seditionists the day before their terror spree.

by Anonymousreply 4401/13/2021

They’re gonna wait to arrest these fools until trump is gone so he can’t pardon them

by Anonymousreply 4501/13/2021

Oh dear god. Thank you, r44.

With my humblest apologies to that person.

I’m not always on my game when I drink before work.

by Anonymousreply 4601/13/2021

...and on to our next room. I want you to tear the place apart!

by Anonymousreply 4701/13/2021


It's time for UNITY and HEALING, boys and girls.

"Hey hey hey hey, shhhhhhh, 1-2-3 eyes on me. Come on, come here, look into my eyes. Ok, keep looking into my eyes, aaaaaand yes. There you go. Ok. We are going to stop talking about all of this unpleasantness. It's time to just move on. Unity. Healing. We don't need to analyze, or try to figure anything out. We're just gonna move forward in UNITY. Ok? Yes? Alright. Ok. Good."

by Anonymousreply 4801/13/2021

Come on folks let’s not live in the past. That’s only for policy making. We need to move forward, but not with respect to policy making.

by Anonymousreply 4901/13/2021

[quote]The Feds, when they interview the people they have arrested, will be asking them questions around who helped them.

That's why two of these guys have offed themselves already, the banker and the Capitol police officer. More will. They'd rather die than reveal who helped them.

by Anonymousreply 5001/13/2021

I imagine the FBI doesn't want her to yet, R35.

by Anonymousreply 5101/13/2021

About Mikie Sherrill:

she graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis with a B.S.[1] In 2003, Sherrill received a M.Sc. in economic history from the London School of Economics. In 2004, she received a certificate in Arabic language from The American University in Cairo. In 2007, Sherrill earned a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.[9]

Sherrill graduated from flight school in the first class of women eligible for combat.[10] After graduating from the Naval Academy in 1994, Sherrill became a U.S. Navy H3 Sea King helicopter pilot and a Russian policy officer.[2] Sherrill flew missions throughout Europe and in the Middle East.[6][9] In 2000, she was based at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi. Sherrill was a Russian policy officer when she worked at the Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. Navy.

This is a highly educated person with a strong understanding of national security. She knows what she is talking about.

by Anonymousreply 5201/13/2021

Suicide is rare, #50.

by Anonymousreply 5301/13/2021

The leader of the Proud Boys was in the fucking White House two weeks before the insurrection. Of course members of Congress were involved, just like the Trump family was involved. And Stephen Miller and all the other usual suspects.

by Anonymousreply 5401/13/2021

Completely beside the point, R53.

by Anonymousreply 5501/13/2021

If Trump pardons for insurrection and sedition and they accept, they are still barred from holding federal office under 14.3

by Anonymousreply 5601/13/2021

Lauren, you in danger, girl

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by Anonymousreply 5701/13/2021

Have we seen the video of the traitors looking at their map yet?

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by Anonymousreply 5801/13/2021

She may have got elected once but I believe Boebert couldn't win re-election if her career isn't destroyed in the next thirty days.

by Anonymousreply 5901/13/2021

This thing just gets deeper and more disturbing and disgusting, doesn’t it?

by Anonymousreply 6001/13/2021

Well that was chilling, R58.

by Anonymousreply 6101/13/2021

The lady with the bullhorn in that video sure knew a whole lot about the building layout. These people studied maps and floor plans.

The angry mob was a distraction for this smaller group of people who were on a clear mission to carry out that mission.

by Anonymousreply 6201/13/2021

Tweet at r58 not available. If referencing tweets, it would be good to copy and paste. A lot of these tweets get deleted.

by Anonymousreply 6301/13/2021

It should be available, try this link instead and scroll down to 6 hours ago. It's a video so quoting it isn't too helpful, but in general I agree with quoting the tweets.

[quote]The attack on the Capitol was coordinated and planned.

[quote]Here are the insurrectionists talking about the plan, including detailed schematics of the Capitol building.


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by Anonymousreply 6401/13/2021

Sorry, I should have referenced tweet at r57 as the tweet not available.

by Anonymousreply 6501/13/2021

[quote]R9 The girl behind the hack is a hero. Gizmodo is organizing the data into media reports which break it all down...

It’s cool it was a woman who accessed the info, that another woman (Mickie Sherrill) is going to the front of the line with what she saw, and that it’s a woman (Liz Cheney, R-Wyo.), who was the first GOP House member vowing to back impeachment[bold] : )

by Anonymousreply 6601/13/2021

R65, that r57 tweet had a pic of Boebert allegedly showing people around the Capitol but it turned out not to have been true, it was an old pic of her with some white supremacist pals from December 2019, so he deleted the tweet because of that false info.

by Anonymousreply 6701/13/2021

She's about to be on Rachel.

So to speak.

by Anonymousreply 6801/13/2021

Not the least bit surprising

by Anonymousreply 6901/13/2021

Oh Lauren?

Yeah, she doesn't work here anymore. Sorry.

by Anonymousreply 7001/13/2021

This is going to be interesting - they haven't had civilian tours of the Capitol since March of 2020 because of COVID.

Then suddenly there's all these people getting a tour the day before?

This really does stink.

by Anonymousreply 7101/13/2021

I believe they were allowed to have guests for the swearing in which happened only days before the attack. The newbies in congress had more leeway with the restrictions too. So this occasion would have allowed them to also give tours maybe welcome their biggest donors and supporters to celebrate. There certainly would have been a lot of people coming to the building for the swearing in ceremony that would have given cover to anyone wanting to give someone a 'tour'

by Anonymousreply 7201/13/2021

The CCTV cameras show the most indicting information of sitting congressmen and / or their staffers giving "tours." Preliminary reports (unconfirmed) of the feeds show the following Reps:

Rep Louie Gohmert GOP-TX

Rep Jim Jordan GOP-OH

Rep Matt Gaetz GOP-FL

Rep Lauren Boebert GOP-CO

Marjorie Taylor Greene GOP-GA

Paul Gosar GOP-AZ

Andy Biggs GOP-AZ

No word about staffers. I can't imagine the Reps didn't delegate this!

Again, info is not confirmed yet.

by Anonymousreply 7301/13/2021

Where are these preliminary reports?

by Anonymousreply 7401/13/2021

links, people. This is datalounge, not yahoo chats.

by Anonymousreply 7501/13/2021

If Paul Gosar, Mo Brooks and Andy Biggs were involved somehow then they need to be immediately removed from Congress and charged, tried in a court of law and punished to the full extent of the law. (+ any of R73's list). There is obviously a lot of investigation to be done yet.

IF TRUE - facilitating the MAGA terrorists was TREASON.

I suspect the allegations are true because we have all seen them on social media and in the news media screeching MAGA/stolen election/fight epitaphs.

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by Anonymousreply 7601/14/2021

Seeing absolutely NOTHING that is saying anything even CLOSE to what r73 claims they've heard.

Let's not post nonsense rumors, okay?

by Anonymousreply 7701/14/2021

Here's validation of R73's post.

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by Anonymousreply 7801/14/2021

Source for R78’s Tweet.

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by Anonymousreply 7901/14/2021

[quote]Rep Maloney here provides some clues as to which members of Congress were hosting "reconnaissance" tours on Jan 5.

- NEW colleagues

- Believe in conspiracy theories

- Want to bring guns into the Capitol

- Yelling at and shoving Capitol police

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by Anonymousreply 8001/14/2021

Never mind. She cited the Daily Kos, but it doesn’t support her list of names.

by Anonymousreply 8101/14/2021

Never mind. Still unconfirmed. But I'll bet the trap is about to spring on these traitors. The FBI is trying to run out the clock on Trump's pardoning power as someone upthread posted.

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by Anonymousreply 8201/14/2021

People need to stop being gullible idiots and need to quit spreading fake news and being suckered by trolls.

If you don't know the source, stop posting it all over kingdom come.

Someone on DL was doing this with the stupid airport videos that were months old. Stop being a sucker. It took 40 posts for anyone to catch the airport videos. It's ridiculous.

by Anonymousreply 8301/14/2021
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by Anonymousreply 8401/14/2021

Who is the woman on the bull horn telling them where to go. Is she a rioter or a Congress employee?

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by Anonymousreply 8501/14/2021

r78/r79 need to post a retraction for crying out loud. Lazy trash.

by Anonymousreply 8601/14/2021

Thank you, R73.

Fuck off and die in a grease fire moron @ r77. Before you run your cunt-nanny mouth at a useful poster like R73, do a simple google search for the information and stop showing yourself to be such a fucking fool.

by Anonymousreply 8701/14/2021

R87 is telling R77 now because she will not be doing telling her then. Thank you R87.

by Anonymousreply 8801/14/2021

To be fair r88, r87 may very well be doing r77 then.

by Anonymousreply 8901/14/2021

R87 -- Thanks. FYI, the source of this information is the CEO of a consulting firm dedicated to emerging technologies. He founded 3 businesses. Was employed as a director at three Fortune 500 corporations. Strategist for over 480 companies. He is a Programmer and Product/Service/Software Developer.

And, like so many people of his age, he was originally a journalist for Knight-Ridder, back in the day when it was a good newspaper organization.

I cannot vouch for what he's saying. However, it's interesting to note that Mikie Sherrill's info first appeared in an NJ publication a few days before it was reported widely. Ali's information was posted on Twitter, again a few days before it was reported widely.


I don't think anything is going to happen Inauguration Day that'll prevent Biden from taking office. Hope I am right.

by Anonymousreply 9001/14/2021

More information from Rep Maloney on MSNBC - still no names, but more clues.

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