CHAPTER 3: A Calm Before the Storm

12:28 PM: Steven Nelson of the New York Post tweets a picture that shows a fairly sparse crowd on the east side of the Capitol in front of the Library of Congress: “…scene outside Capitol 10 minutes from VP Pence’s expected arrival to preside over joint session. Any heckling will be hard for Pence to hear due to security buffer.”

Jennifer Jacobs of Bloomberg tweets a video of people moving in the direction of the Capitol: “Floods of people left in the middle of Trump’s

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