Pelosi Statement on Incident Near U.S. Capitol

August 19, 2021
Press Release

San Francisco — Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement on the incident near the U.S. Capitol Complex:

“Today, once again, the Capitol Police, FBI and other law enforcement dealt with a potential threat to the Capitol Hill community. 

“The immense gratitude of the Congress is with all law enforcement officers who today and all days sacrifice to keep the Capitol Complex and those within it safe.”