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Currently, thousands of troops are stationed inside and outside the building, and the situational response is taking on a formality and sophistication akin to a military operation.
POLICE ARE FLYING SURVEILLANCE OVER WASHINGTON. WHERE WERE THEY LAST WEEK?TATE RYAN-MOSLEYJANUARY 18, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In reality, Pence does have a role to play when Congress meets to certify the Electoral College’s votes on January 6, but it is more a formality than anything.
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With less formality and more announcements than any other prestige show, the video games industry has an awards show that tries to be its mirror.
THE GAME AWARDS HOSTED ZOOM CALLS WITH HUNDREDS OF FANS. THEY WERE SURPRISINGLY ORDERLY.GENE PARKDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It is not, however, the incident in itself that is now referred to, but only the formality ascribed to it in the narrative.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
Accustomed to a written character, their eyes became wearied by the crabbedness and formality of type.
With great deliberation and much formality Wu-pom Nai proceeded to loosen the boy's heavy plaits of hair.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
By-and-by all pretence of formality and order is put aside and the battle really begins.
Before I could reply, the door flew open without the formality of a knock, and old Mrs. Bolum ran in.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
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