Capitol Police to arrest staff, visitors in U.S. House who are not wearing masks

Capitol Police to arrest staff, visitors in U.S. House who are not wearing masks
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[Ed. – No longer the people’s house, but ‘Nancy’s house.’]

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced a new mandate for everyone in the House, including staff and visitors, to wear masks and now the Capitol Police plan to enforce it.

U.S. Capitol Police have been ordered to start arresting staff and visitors to the House who are not wearing a mask, Fox News reported.

The Capitol Police were advised not to arrest members of Congress but to report them to the House Sergeant-At-Arms.

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Republican Florida Rep. Kat Cammack received a copy of the memo from an unnamed police officer, she said to Fox News.

“In today’s edition of Pelosi’s abuse of power, Capitol Police have been directed to arrest staff and visitors to comply with her mask mandate for vaccinated individuals. For Members, they advise not arresting but ‘reporting Members to SAA for their failure to comply,’” she said on Twitter.

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