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Governor Activates 1,000 California National Guard Troops to Protect State Capitol

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Thursday the deployment of up to 1,000 California National Guard troops to guard the state Capitol in Sacramento amid threats of right-wing violence. The activation follows last week’s insurrection in Washington when thousands of supporters of defeated President Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol in an effort to overturn the November election. […]