Capitol Protest Tracker: Here's a Live Look at Capitols Across the US
USA TODAY - Federal officials warned of armed and potentially violent protests at all 50 state capitals and the U.S. Capitol in the days leading up to President–elect Joe Biden's inauguration, according to an internal FBI bulletin issued to law enforcement partners.
The bulletin cautioned that demonstrations could begin as soon as Sunday and are expected to continue through the inauguration, an official with knowledge of the bulletin told USA TODAY.
The official, who was not authorized to comment publicly, said a poster publicizing the events says, "When democracy is destroyed, refuse to be silenced." The poster also calls for an "armed march on Capitol Hill and all state capitols."
On Sunday, law enforcement members and journalists outnumbered the few people who showed up at state capitols across the nation.
A few states like Michigan and Ohio had large groups show up, some wearing attire or affiliating themselves with the boogaloo movement. Other than that it was a peaceful Sunday for most.
This round of protests comes after five people died Jan. 6 after a mob of rioters attacked the U.S. Capitol while Congress was certifying election results....READ MORE
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