House approves $1.9B for post-Jan. 6 Capitol security

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The House on Thursday passed a $1.9 billion emergency security funding package after a group of progressive members forced a last-minute scramble to resolve concerns that the money for Capitol Police did not include new accountability measures.

The 213-212 vote came after some eleventh-hour drama on the floor, with Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her top leadership working the floor to appease

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