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As rioters storm the U.S. Capitol, local Reps. DeSaulnier and Swalwell escape unharmed

Original post made on Jan 7, 2021

Local U.S. Reps. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) and Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) were among hundreds of legislators who fled the House floor on Wednesday as thousands of rioters supporting President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol building.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, January 6, 2021, 4:37 PM

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Posted by Parent and Voter
a resident of Danville
on Jan 7, 2021 at 7:15 am

Parent and Voter is a registered user.

I did not see "thousands" of people storming the Capitol Building in any of the videos. There were hundreds of thousands peacefully participating in the event and also a group of hundreds (per CNN) of unidentified people who did storm the Capitol Building and acted violently. There are a lot of assumptions of who they were but the facts are lacking. Sadly their behavior mirrored the behavior of the mobs in Seattle and Portland... ignorance and violence. They need to all be identified, arrested and serve time in prison. This needs to stop on both sides.


Posted by Local Man
a resident of Danville
on Jan 7, 2021 at 11:41 am

Local Man is a registered user.

Parent and Voter and Very Delusional. There is no way to conflate the two


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