#Capitol Steps

Missouri man’s Jan 6 social media posts lead to his arrest for bringing a gun to the Capitol

A Missouri man who participated in the January 6 insurrection is in the custody of federal authorities after the pistol he lost on the Capitol steps led FBI agents directly to him.According to court documents, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and FBI agents traced a semiautomatic pistol which DC Metropolitan Police officers found on the ground during a clash with the pro-Trump mob that day to Jarod Bargar, a Centralia, Missouri, resident who previously told agents that he was in Washington on 6 January 2021 — the day of the riot — but said he did not enter...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls out Texas heckler who filmed himself harassing her on the U.S. Capitol steps

New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter Wednesday to call out a heckler who filmed himself verbally harassing the Democrat on the U.S. Capitol steps in a video that went viral this week. In the selfie-angled clip, Dallas-based right-wing social media personality Alex Stein makes lewd remarks about Ocasio-Cortez from afar, calling her his "favorite big booty Latina" and accusing her of wanting to "kill babies."

AOC about ‘to deck’ heckler who harassed her on Capitol steps

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said she wanted “to deck” a heckler who called her his “favorite big booty Latina” while filming her walk up the Capitol steps on Wednesday. Right-wing instigator Alex Stein approached the 32-year-old New York representative and proceeded to sexually harass the congresswoman by calling her “sexy” and repeatedly commenting on her backside. “You’re my favorite big booty Latina — I love you AOC you’re my favorite,” he says in the selfie-angled video as Ocasio-Cortez walks up the steps in a beige dress with two others. “She wants to kill babies but she’s still beautiful. You look very...