Is Michigan's Capitol prepared for armed attack, as extremists in Whitmer kidnapping plot allegedly planned

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Capitol police try to prepare for situations they think (and hope) will likely never happen so they are not caught unprepared, police said.
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Thirteen arrested in plots to kidnap Michigan governor
Thirteen people, including seven men associated with the Wolverine Watchmen militia group, have been arrested in alleged plots to kidnap the Michigan governor and attack the state capitol building, prosecutors said on Thursday.

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State in the northern United States
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Gretchen Whitmer

49th Governor of Michigan
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