Capitol Report (Feb. 18): US Trucker Convoy Protest to DC

By Steve Lance
Steve Lance
Steve Lance
Steve Lance is the host of Capitol Report, a political news show based in Washington aimed at providing a direct channel to the voices and people who shape policy in America. Capitol Report features all of the political news of the day with expert interviews and analysis.
February 18, 2022 Updated: February 18, 2022

All members of Congress are invited to President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address, but only if they adhere to very strict COVID rules. We’ll explain why some members of the GOP might not be attending.

With the Canadian trucker protest being broken up by authorities, a convoy in the United States is just starting to fire up their engines.

U.S. troops are on stand-by in Poland, and Biden, again, calls for diplomacy from Russia’s Vladimir Putin. We bring you the president’s remarks, and we take a look at how this conflict is hitting close to home as gas prices continue to rise.

Enes Kanter Freedom, the outspoken NBA player, is facing a turning point in his career. But he says he has no regrets for speaking up for the truth.

Caleb Max was at the award ceremony for Enes Freedom Thursday night and he’s also running for Congress in Virginia’s 10th district. We’ll get his thoughts on the event and what he plans to do to hold China accountable.

Republican Congressman Jim Hagedorn of Minnesota has died. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said in a statement that public service was in Hagedorn’s DNA.

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Steve Lance
Steve Lance is the host of Capitol Report, a political news show based in Washington aimed at providing a direct channel to the voices and people who shape policy in America. Capitol Report features all of the political news of the day with expert interviews and analysis.