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Comparative arrests: Capitol vs. elsewhere

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Atlanta, early June, George Floyd protests: 425.

Los Angeles, May 25-June 4: More than 3,000.

D.C., June 1 overnight into June 2: 289.

Portland, roughly 100 days: at least 978 (though many charges dropped).

Nationally, May 27-June 22: More than 14,000. (Note the questions over whether “antifa” were involved — in…




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