U.S. House Backs Select Committee to Probe Jan. 6 Attack on the Capitol

Thousands of Donald Trump supporters storm the U.S. Capitol building following a "Stop the Steal" rally on Jan. 6. The protesters stormed the historic building, breaking windows and clashing with police. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images.
Ariana Figueroa
Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance. Before joining States Newsroom, Ariana covered public health and chemical policy on Capitol Hill for E&E News. As a Florida native, she's worked for the Miami Herald and her hometown paper, the Tampa Bay Times. Her work has also appeared in the Chicago Tribune and NPR. She is a graduate of the University of Florida.