Washington, D.C. law enforcement is bracing itself on Thursday after the U.S. Capitol Police warned of a possible plot by an unidentified militia group to breach the Capitol. The House of Representatives canceled its Thursday session, and federal agencies have reportedly ramped up communication over the threat, in an effort to avoid the procedural breakdowns that occurred before the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. Right-wing extremists have been threatening violence on March 4, over their false belief that it is the "true Inauguration Day" and former President Donald Trump will be sworn in for a second term. To keep lawmakers safe, Capitol Police said it has made "significant security upgrades to include establishing a physical structure and increasing manpower to ensure the protection of Congress, the public, and our police officers."

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