Goodman was alone securing the Senate chamber when he stood up to the mob that attempted to get in..
Heres the frightening moment when protesters at first entered into the building from the very first floor and made their method outside Senate chamber. pic.twitter.com/CfVIBsgywK— Igor Bobic (@igorbobic) January 6, 2021.
Capitol policemans Eugene Goodman, who risked his life to safeguard members of Congress when a mob of mad Trump fans stormed the building on January 6, accompanied Vice President Kamala Harris to the inauguration. Goodman likewise got a promotion: He is now the acting deputy Senate Sergeant at Arms..
Inauguration 2021: Swearing in of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.
” The United States Capitol was under attack by armed, violent extremists, and Officer Eugene Goodman was the only thing standing in between the mob and the United States Senate,” Representative Crist said. “I shudder to believe what may have occurred had it not been for Officer Goodmans quick thinking and commitment to his task and his nation.