President Trump, Barack Obama, U. S. Capitol discussed on KYW 24 Hour News
31. It's 11 35. Just failed. Insurrection only underscores how crucial task before us is for our republic. The words of a president matter the best way we could show respect for the voters who were upset. Is by telling them the truth. It was an extraordinary unprecedented seen the crown put the crowd pushed past the police barricades up the steps to the iron doors, and it would seem like no time all Hoisted a trump flag from the U. S. Capitol. Protestors in the building were the last words picked up by a microphone carrying a live feed of the Senate before it shut off hundreds. Of President Trump's supporters paraded and hollered through some of the most hallowed space is in the capital. All the protests the election and keep Trump in office. National Guard troops, along with other federal protective services, were dispatched to the US Capitol to help and the violent occupation by President Trump's supporters. Woman who was shot in a scuffle inside the Capitol building has died of her wounds. D C. Police say three others died of some sort of medical emergency. D C. Police also say they made more than 50 arrests, half of which happened on the Capitol grounds. CBS News Steve Dorsey reports. Law enforcement sources confirm an explosive device was found in the vicinity of the Republican National Committee headquarters about a block from the capital capital. Police. Of course, in in an FBI responded to that police rendered it safe. But that might have been what prompted those evacuations that we heard about earlier in the day from the Cannon office building, also on Capitol Hill. From from part of the Library of Congress. So this has put police in this area on alert. Police use tear gas and percussion grenades to begin clearing protesters from U. S Capitol grounds ahead of that D. C curfew again six this evening to six in the morning after his supporters stormed the capital, breaching security cordons. President Trump told them in a one minute video on Twitter quote. I know your pain. We had an election that was stolen from us. This was a fraudulent election. But we can't play into the hands of these people. We have to have peace. So go home. We love you. You're very special. You've seen what happens. You see the way others air treated that are So bad and so evil. I know how you feel. Go home and go home in peace just before Mr Trump's Tweet. President elect Biden called on the president to immediately go on national TV to fulfill his oath and defend the Constitution and demanded and to the speech. Certification Electric college, the electoral college vote. Supposed to be a sacred ritual. We affirm Purposes go from the Majesty. American democracy. Today's reminder Paid for one. Democracy is fragile. To preserve it. Requires people of goodwill. Leaders the courage to stand up. Or devoted not to the pursuit of power. With a personal interest pursuits of their own selfish interest at any cost. It is the common good. Mr Biden says the scenes of chaos at the capital do not reflect a true America. Former President Barack Obama says history will rightly remember today's violence at the Capitol incited by a sitting president who has continued to basis. Lee lie about the outcome of a lawful election. Amusing Mr Obama's words, he says. It's a moment of great dishonor and shame for our nation. But he also says we'd be kidding ourselves if we treated it as a total surprise. Obama says it's been a fantasy narrative that is spiraled further and further from reality, and now we're seeing the consequences. But he said he was hard to see many members of the president's own party speak up forcefully. Also cloudy 37 Center city. Look it out on major highways. There are delays on 95 both directions due to roadwork. The update from the traffic center right around the corner. It's 11 40. Cinnamon.