Scores of President Trump’s supporters rallied outside the Georgia Capitol building on Wednesday ahead of a late-night deadline to recount ballots that are projected to show him losing the state to Joe Biden.
Many of the people visible in the crowd gathered on the sidewalk weren’t wearing face masks to prevent the spread of the deadly coronavirus, and it was unclear if any were.
Unverified clips also reportedly showed controversial talk-show host Alex Jones among a small group of mask-less protesters entering the Capitol in Atlanta.
On Monday, Jones urged his fans to “go to the capital of Georgia now and you must surround the governor’s mansion now,” according to the liberal Media Matters website.
Biden holds an unofficial lead of about 14,000 votes in the Peach State, where the Associated