Trump Supporters Among Those Seeking Jan. 20 Protest Permits

It appears unlikely their application will be approved as the National Park Service greatly curtails protests as part of a major security lockdown.

  • Published 15 January 2021
Danish Rozario, left, of Silver Spring, Md., wheels baggage down Pennsylvania Avenue for a guest at the Trump Hotel in Washington, Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, ahead of the inauguration of Joe Biden. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of President Donald Trump are among a handful of groups that have applied for permits to hold protests during Joe Biden’s inauguration. But it appears unlikely their application will be approved as the National Park Service greatly curtails protests as part of a major security lockdown. The NPS released details Friday of the five permit applications it had received so far for demonstrations. Among them, was a group called “Let America…

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