Secret Service Launches Massive Operation To Protect Capitol, Joe Biden Ahead Of Inauguration

Secret Service Launches Massive Operation To Protect Capitol, Joe Biden Ahead Of Inauguration


The Secret Service, armed members of the FBI, around 15,000 National Guard troops, and even Amtrak officials, will be on hand to protect President-elect Joe Biden, federal lawmakers, and the United States Capitol in the week leading up to the Inauguration, according to a new report from the Washington Post.

Photos, released Wednesday, show uniformed National Guard soldiers already on duty in the Capitol building, in some cases “asleep or resting on floors inside the Capitol, their black rifles leaning against the polished stone walls of the building’s halls,” per the International Business Times.

Wednesday morning, operations began in earnest for the Inauguration and a group of more than 40 separate agencies united under a Multi-Agency Command Center, or MACC, in preparation for possible violence.

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“On Wednesday, the Secret Service will take command of security preparations at the U.S. Capitol and other federal buildings, backed by as many as 15,000 National Guard troops, thousands of police and tactical officers,

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