Memphis Trump supporters hold ‘Stop the Steal’ rally as Congress meets to certify Biden’s victory

Memphis Trump supporters hold ‘Stop the Steal’ rally as Congress meets to certify Biden’s victory
Trump supporters protest in Memphis (Source: WMC)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Mid-South Trump supporters are gathering in Memphis as Congress meets to certify President-elect Joe Biden’s victory.

Members of Congress inside the House chamber told by police to put on gas masks after tear gas dispersed in Capitol Rotunda.

Democrat State Rep. Steve Cohen from Tennessee tweeted that he is “safely” in his office.

Republican Tennessee Senator Marsha Blackburn said the Trump protestors in D.C. are “truly despicable and unacceptable.”

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