About this Event
The events that transpired at the US Capitol on January 6, 2021 marked the most destructive breach of the building since the War of 1812. At multiple points in recent history – including the Capitol attack, the COVID- 19 pandemic, and 9/11 – numerous senior government officials could have been incapacitated at once. Is the American political system adequately protected to ensure the continuity of government during a crisis? Experts examine potential steps to ensure critical government functions continue in the wake of a catastrophic event.