WATCH: President Trump Discourages Violence at U.S. Capitol Following Breach

WASHINGTON D.C. (WBAP/KLIF) – President Donald Trump is discouraging violence following a breach at the U.S. Capitol building.

“I am asking for everyone at the U.S. Capitol to remain peaceful,” President Trump tweeted. “No violence! Remember, we are the party of law & order – respect the Law and our great men and women in blue. Thank you!”

According to White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany, the National Guard and the U.S. Secret Service was called to respond to the capitol at the direction of the President.

The breach happened after President Trump spoke at a stop the steal rally in Washington and as congress was meeting to tally electoral college votes in the Presidential election.

The President released a video on Twitter.


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