• A member of Congress says she chose to risk running into Capitol rioters over sheltering with maskless colleagues during the insurrection

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Del. Stacey Plaskett, D-V.I., attends a House Oversight and Reform Committee markup in Rayburn Building on a resolution on whether to hold Attorney General William Barr and Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress on Wednesday, June 12, 2019.
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    Rep. Stacey Plaskett, who serves as a House delegate representing the Virgin Islands, told Buzzfeed News that she opted to shelter in her office instead of with colleagues during the Capitol insurrection last week.
    She said was concerned about several Republicans not wearing masks while sheltering in a secure...
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