GOP rising star Madison Cawthorn said he was armed during Capitol riot lockdown

Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-N.C.) has stirred controversy online after admitting that he carried a firearm during the lockdown at the Capitol last week.

*First Published: Jan 13, 2021, 12:31 pm

Mikael Thalen

Mikael Thalen is a tech and security reporter based in Seattle, covering social media, data breaches, hackers, and more.

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