On January 6, 2021, thousands of supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the United States Capitol in Washington, DC, in a violent protest against the results of the 2020 presidential election. The demonstrators broke through police barricades and entered the Capitol building where lawmakers were officially certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the election. Members of Congress and Vice President Mike Pence were evacuated from the building as the mob faced off with security... więcej
Salem Press Encyclopedia, 2021. 4p.