Non-scalable walls, concrete barriers, and troops of National Guardsmen have been positioned around the Capitol building in an effort to prevent violence and chaos during today’s session to vote for the second impeachment against the President.
House lawmakers gather today to discuss an impeachment article against Trump and charges of inciting insurrection after delivering a fiery speech at a rally urging supporters to “fight like hell”.
FBI has expected that violent protests are likely to be hold across Washington in the upcoming days leading to Biden’s inauguration.
The President approved an emergency declaration from Jan. 11 to Jan. 24 in the capital seeking federal authorities to help with the security matter.
The Capitol Building has been closed to visitors including the west steps.