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Nevada Rep. Steven Horsford evacuated from office in Washington, D.C.

Curfew ordered for Washington
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Posted at 11:42 AM, Jan 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-06 15:33:31-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Nevada Congressman Steven Horsford says he has been evacuated from his office in the Cannon House Office Building in Washington, D.C.

Thousands of protesters are currently gathered in the capitol. The U.S. Capitol Police are evacuating some of the buildings as a precaution.

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President Trump is now asking for everyone to support the Capitol Police and law enforcement.

However, shortly before that, the president attacked his vice president on Twitter for not having the courage to support his claim to the presidency.

Congress was expected to vote to affirm Joe Biden’s 2020 presidential win today. Those proceedings have been temporarily halted.

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A 6 p.m. curfew has been ordered by the mayor of Washington.

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