The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a resolution to award Congressional Gold Medals to U.S. Capitol Police officers for their actions on January 6th.
21 Republicans, however, voted against it.
— Craig Caplan (@CraigCaplan) June 15, 2021
Those 21 Republicans included Lauren Boebert, Thomas Massie, Paul Gosar, Andy Biggs, Louie Gohmert, Matt Gaetz, and Marjorie Taylor Greene.
House passed updated bill awarding Gold Medal to Cap Police & DC Police, 406-21.
Rs opposed to honoring 1/6 bravery:
Miller (IL) https://t.co/H10bVIAW2Q
— Paul Kane (@pkcapitol) June 15, 2021
“I think it was a mob, but I don’t think it was an insurrection,” Massie said.
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