Graham is the chairman and a well-known senator. He has a detailed understanding of security, but many members, especially members of the House of Representatives, do not. Several lawmakers have been worrying in private that they might not only face it verbally, but also be threatened in a more dramatic way in the coming days and weeks.
A few days after Trump-backed terrorist legislators and staff besieged Congress and exposed fatal flaws in the complex’s security measures, airport security has improved.
The notice stated that this effort was the result of cooperation between the Sergeant Major, Capitol Police, Washington Metropolitan Airport Authority, and the US Air Force Marshal.
Members are encouraged to submit their flight routes directly to safety officials to ensure adequate protection.