Members admit not knowing how to evacuate from Capitol

McCormack, Kelly
August 2007
Hill;8/1/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 94, p28
The article reports that many legislators have forgotten the procedures in evacuating during emergency situations in the Capitol which were taught in their drills. The representatives have undergone scheduled drills on evacuation to minimize its effect to the business transactions in the Hill. According to the U.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman Sergeant Kimberly Schneider, the staff are alerted for the drill without informing them on the specific time or date to protect the operational plan.


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