Trump supporters, counter-protesters rally at Georgia Capitol after recount

Trump supporters, counter-protesters rally at Georgia Capitol after recount


President Trump’s supporters called for a recount of the election over the weekend outside the Georgia Capitol building — where they were met by scores of counterprotesters.

Hundreds of pro-Trump demonstrators gathered Saturday at the capitol building in Atlanta for a “Stop the Steal” rally in response to Georgia officials certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s win in the state, news station 11Alive reported.

“Stop the session!” crowds could be heard chanting in video posted to Twitter.

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The demonstration was held across from anti-Trump protesters who had shown up for a “Refuse Fascism” march, the outlet reported.

The two dueling rallies were kept apart by a heavy police presence and barricades, Fox News reported.

No arrests had been reported as of Saturday afternoon, 11Alive reported.

Biden was determined to have won by a margin of 12,670 votes Friday after a hand recount in the state.

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