Trump Responds With Tweet- Asking Mob Of Protesters To Refrain From Violence As Shots Are Fired Inside The Capitol And Talks Of The National Guard Being Called In Escalate.

A protester is shown injured during a confrontation with police during a rally Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at the Capitol in Washington. As Congress prepares to affirm President-elect Joe Biden's victory, thousands of people have gathered to show their support for President Donald Trump and his claims of election fraud. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

There are multiple reports of guns being drawn on the House floor shots fired inside the House chamber.

The spotlight has been turned on President Trump to make a statement to quell the violent mob.  At 3:13 PM Trump sent out a tweet asking for calm. “I am asking for everyone at the U.S. Capitol to remain peaceful. No violence! Remember, WE are the Party of Law & Order – respect the Law and our great men and women in Blue. Thank you!”

Estimates of the crowd who had gathered for the protest before it escalated into chaos was upwards of 150,000. 

https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1346912780700577792

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