Lawmakers have been told to “get under chairs” in case patriots who are now inside the Capitol Building breach the chamber.
The Capitol is also being evacuated and CNN reports that tear gas has been used inside the building and lawmakers are holding gas masks.
JUST IN – U.S. lawmakers are now asked to “get under the chairs” as a precaution if protesters breach into the US Senate or House floors.
— Disclose.tv (@disclosetv) January 6, 2021
BREAKING: revolution in process as Trump supporters break into the Capitol building, attacking police, breaking windows, and knocking down doors
Full anarchy at this “mostly peaceful” demonstration DC
The people have pushed through & are storming to main chambers pic.twitter.com/NW6VDDNBQw
— ELIJAH SCHAFFER (@ElijahSchaffer) January 6, 2021
BREAKING: Trump supporters have breached all security barriers and are now actively destroying and occupying the Capitol building
I repeat. The Feds have lost control of the Capitol building