Capitol Police evacuated the Capitol Visitor Center and parts of the East Front of the Capitol after a suspicious package was found April 19. Security around the area remains high as the Boston Marathon bombings investigation unfolds.
“We are constantly taking in national and international events and determining best practices here,” she continued. “We’re always looking and how we can do things better, or right, we’re constantly reassessing that. Constantly.”
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.