US Senators are now headed back to the chamber, under heavy guard, to continue the process of certifying Joe Biden election victory, which was cut off by the breach of rioters into the Capitol building earlier today.
The session is expected to resume within minutes. It is not yet clear how Republicans who raised objections to the certification plan to proceed, given the day’s tumultuous and shocking events in Washington.
Heavy law enforcement detail escorting senators to the Capitol, the joint session is expected to resume at 8pm pic.twitter.com/3Z7RrnPtqL
— Ali Zaslav (@alizaslav) January 7, 2021