Nearly three months after the attack on the Capitol, Indiana Sens. Todd Young and Mike Braun opened up about their experience that day.

On Monday, Young spoke to local business leaders in the region during a recess from Washington. After the event, Young said Jan. 6 was a “surreal day.”

The Associated Press and Jared Keever, Peru Tribune editor, both contributed to this story. Rob Burgess, Wabash Plain Dealer editor, may be reached by email at

rburgess@wabashplaindealer.com