Defense Department officials did not reveal what unit the Guard members serve in or to what fringe groups they belong.
‘This is the most offensive thing I’ve ever heard. No one should ever question the loyalty or professionalism of the Texas National Guard,’ Abbott wrote.
Representative Steve Cohen (D., Tenn.) suggested on Monday that Trump-supporting National Guardsmen should be vetted as potential security threats.
An estimated 7,000 migrants have entered Guatemala in recent days hoping to make their way to the U.S. border.
The F.B.I. had previously warned of the potential for violence at all 50 state capitol buildings.
National Guard and other law enforcement have been called up to provide security at state capitols throughout the country.
Matthew Pottinger submitted his resignation on Wednesday after pro-Trump demonstrators breached security and entered the Capitol building.
Iran denied it had seized the ship but griped that South Korea has frozen billions of dollars in Iranian assets.
John McCain, Donald Trump, Zora Neale Hurston, Leontyne Price, et al.
Deborah Birx saw her family around Thanksgiving, raising questions about how risky it is for you to see yours for Christmas.