Two Capitol Complex Buildings Evacuated As Trump Supporters Storm Capitol Grounds

A supporter of US President Donald Trump challenging the results of the 2020 US Presidential election raises his arms outside the US Capitol on January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. - Joe Biden's Democratic Party took a... A supporter of US President Donald Trump challenging the results of the 2020 US Presidential election raises his arms outside the US Capitol on January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. - Joe Biden's Democratic Party took a giant step Wednesday towards seizing control of the US Senate as they won the first of two Georgia run-offs, hours before Congress was set to certify the president-elect's victory over Donald Trump. (Photo by Alex Edelman / AFP) (Photo by ALEX EDELMAN/AFP via Getty Images) MORE LESS
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January 6, 2021 1:44 p.m.

Two buildings across the street from the Capitol were evacuated Wednesday as Trump supporters clashed with police while attempting to storm the legislature.

The Cannon House Office Building and the Madison Memorial Building, one of three buildings that house the Library of Congress, were served evacuation notices due to the surge of Trump supporters, according to multiple reports.

 

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