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Washington National Guard to wind down security at state Capitol

The Washington State Capitol in Olympia is barricaded and secured by the Washington State Patrol and National Guard Sunday January 17, 2021, a day that many expected to see political protests ahead of the inauguration of Joe Biden as president. 216151

The Washington National Guard will start to wind down security at the Olympia Capitol this weekend, though the state will keep "long-term" safety measures in place, Gov. Jay Inslee announced Thursday.

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