Abc News, President Trump, Capitol Police discussed on WBZ Afternoon News


Tuesday night in Boston. Good evening. I'm Nicole Davis. Thanks for joining us. Here's what's happening. Not too long from now. House lawmakers plan on voting on a resolution that yesterday was defeated by Republicans, it calls on Vice President Mike Pence and the Cabinet to invoke the 25th amendment more from ABC News. Stunning developments happening fast. Not only are three Republican Congress members publicly saying that they'll vote to impeach the president A man who could have been the speed bump or roadblock to it's a spoiler of any such effort is now in favor of it. ABC NEWS confirming a New York Times story that, says Senate Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Has told associates that he believes President Trump committed impeachable offenses that he's pleased that Democrats are moving to impeach him, believing that it will make it easier to purge him from the party. That, according to people familiar with his thinking. ABC News also confirms the California congressman Kevin McCarthy, House Minority leader has asked other Republicans whether he should call on Mr Trump to resign. Wyoming Congresswoman and House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney says she will vote to impeach House is to vote this hour on a resolution urging vice president Pence To invoke the 25th amendment to remove President Trump from office. Chuck's Iverson, ABC News and there are a lot of moving parts tonight in the U. S. Capitol. We will keep an eye on everything right here on WBC news radio. So be sure to stay with us at seven a one the FBI today saying it's notified other law enforcement agencies and you'd including the Capitol police. The day before the deadly siege at the Capitol about an online message. That message talked about a war and storming the Capitol building. Like what unfolded last week, the FBI's Stephen Guantanamo, says it was passed on through the Joint Terrorism Task Force system and to his knowledge did yield results of some intelligence that a number of individuals were planning to travel. The D. C area with intentions to cause violence. We immediately shared that information and action was taken as demonstrated by the arrest of a Rica Torrio by the Metropolitan East Department the night before the rally here in Massachusetts attorney General Rather I should, say U. S Attorney Andrew Leveling says no charges are in line yet for any Massachusetts resident who was involved in the capital Ryan. No, no one's been charged federally in connection with the activity in D. C. We have a flood of incoming information for which have assigned a coordinator to sift through it. We have several active leads, but whether any of them turning chargeable cases is too soon to tell, and the FBI and state police said they are not aware of any planned armed protests at the four state capitals they cover, including Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Massachusetts is say they're in constant communication with local and federal agencies, and they plan to monitor intelligence in the coming days to make sure they're prepared for whatever happens..

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