President Donald Trump arrived on the South Lawn of the White House after returning from Texas on Jan. 12.

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Gov. Tim Walz, Minnesota National Guard Brigadier Gen. Shawn Manke, Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan and Minnesota State Patrol chief Col. Matt Langer provided
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Concrete barriers are in place around the Minnesota Capitol, and more than 100 Minnesota National Guard military police will stand watch this weekend, said Adjutant General Shawn Manke.

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Minnesota's top public safety officials say they have detailed precautions set up ahead of protests this weekend, but said there are no credible threats against the State Capitol.
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