Trump protesters chant 'lock him up' outside Capitol ahead of State of the Union

Groups of anti-Trump protesters gathered outside of the Capitol building Tuesday night ahead of President TrumpDonald TrumpMajority of Americans in new poll say it would be bad for the country if Trump ran in 2024 ,800 bottle of whiskey given to Pompeo by Japan is missing Liz Cheney says her father is 'deeply troubled' about the state of the Republican Party MORE’s first State of the Union address.

Protesters awaiting Trump’s motorcade taking him from the White House to address the joint session of Congress at the Capitol carried signs and chanted “lock him up,” according to BuzzFeed.


“Everybody hates you,” read one sign. Another read, “The State of our Union is plutocracy.”

A larger group of protesters gathered across the National Mall, chanting, “This is what democracy looks like,” according to BuzzFeed.

BuzzFeed reported that the protests, including one small confrontation between a single Trump supporter and the anti-Trump protesters, dissipated after the motorcade passed, with some participants moving to the National Press Club to protest.