Mitt Romney: Trump Has Caused An “Insurrection” Against The United States
As Trump supporters stormed the Capitol building on Wednesday to protest President Donald Trump’s election loss, Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) told a reporter "this is what the president has caused today, this insurrection.”
Via The Hill:
The New York Times reports that Romney made the statement to a reporter as he was moved to a more secure location.
New York Times reporter Jonathan Martin tweeted, ".@MittRomney summoned me as lawmakers and press arrived at a secure location. 'This is what the president has caused today, this insurrection,' he said w fury in his voice."
Multiple reporters shared on Twitter that Romney yelled, "This is what you’ve gotten, guys," to his fellow Congress members as they were evacuated.