Who Held the Guard Back?

Hogan still puzzled by delay in approval for Maryland National Guard assistance during Capitol riot
By Joseph Choi, The Hill
(spotted on Twitter) – 01/10/21 02:33 PM EST

So, our Guard mobilized and was ready. But we couldn’t actually cross over the border into D.C. without the OK. And that was quite some time. We kept running it up the flagpole, our generals talking to the National Guard generals. And eventually, I got a call from Ryan McCarthy, the secretary of the Army, asking if we could come into the city. But we had already been mobilizing,

Hogan told CNN’s Jake Tapper.