Watch the scenes as protestors enter the Capitol building in an unprecedented security breach.
President Trump released this statement.
President Joe Biden condemned the chaos, calling it an 'insurrection'.
In the meantime, Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser declared a curfew in the district from 6 p.m. till 6 a.m. Thursday.
Looking at the market, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 briefly came off record intraday highs today.