|
West Stockbridge, Mass.
Body/Soul | Hard news | Politics/Government
6 January 2021 08:49PM
LaVonne Elaine Roberts

www.boston.com/news/politics/2021/01/06/massachusetts-delegation-members-respond-to-trump-supporters-breach-of-the-capitol?s_campaign=Email:Extra&SUBID=&AUDID=

Members of the Massachusetts delegation unequivocally condemned the riot by supporters of President Donald Trump that breached the Capitol Building as Congress began to certify the results of the 2020 presidential election Wednesday, overwhelming police and forcing lawmakers and staffers to evacuate.

The chaotic and unprecedented scenes unfolded after Trump addressed supporters near the White House, encouraging them to march to the Capitol and pledging to “never concede,” citing debunked claims of widespread voter fraud.

“This dark moment is the culmination of everything Trump has been promoting,” Rep. Katherine Clark, the assistant House speaker, tweeted. “Praying for an end of the violence and safety for everyone, and the preservation of our democracy. This must stop.”

Read on at the link above

| 0 PEOPLE LIKE THIS | | | PRINT | EMAIL
Processing your request, Please wait....
 

You need to log in to vote

The blog owner requires users to be logged in to be able to vote for this post.

Alternatively, if you do not have an account yet you can create one here.

Powered by Vote It Up

We would like to collect information during your visit to help us better understand site use. This data is anonymized, and will not be used for marketing purposes. Read More on our Privacy Policy page.
You can withdraw permission at any time or update your privacy settings here. Please choose below to continue.