Chaos continues to unfold in the Capitol building.
Reports have said that the Senate Chamber has been breached by protestors.
Pictures and videos flooded twitter of the protestors occupying the Senate Chamber. Additionally, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy claimed “he heard radio transmission of a Capitola police officer announcing ‘shots fired’ inside the building.”
There is a graphic video of a woman being shot in the neck inside the building. View at your own discretion.
Reports have come in that Capitol Police are now attempting to regain control of the building.
President Donald Trump reiterated his message for protestors to remain peaceful in a new tweet. Trump reminded protestors that “we are the Party of Law & Order.” His daughter, Ivanka trump, echoed that message shortly afterwards.
The protests began after Vice President Mike Pence announced that he did not have the power to “accept or reject votes unilaterally.”