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Kellyanne Conway calls for violent Capitol protesters to 'just STOP'

Kellyanne Conway calls for violent Capitol protesters to 'just STOP'
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Former White House counselor Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayGeorge Conway calls for thorough Lincoln Project probe: 'The lying has to stop' Claudia Conway advances on 'American Idol,' parents Kellyanne, George appear The swift death of the media darlings known as the Lincoln Project MORE joined other Trump administration alumni and elected Republicans in calling for an end to the violent breach of the Capitol by crowds of Trump supporters.

“STOP. Just STOP. Peace. Law and Order. Safety for All,” Conway tweeted Wednesday afternoon as the Capitol locked down after supporters of the president entered the building while protesting a vote to certify the election of President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenHouse Democrats pass sweeping .9T COVID-19 relief bill with minimum wage hike Biden to hold virtual bilateral meeting with Mexican president More than 300 charged in connection to Capitol riot MORE.

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Demonstrators engaged in violent clashes with police and at least one person has been reported shot and seriously injured.

Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel BowserMuriel BowserNAACP president accuses Trump of having operated under 'white supremacist doctrine' DC vaccine sign-ups plagued with technical problems The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by The AIDS Institute - Ahead: One-shot vax, easing restrictions, fiscal help MORE (D) has imposed a 6 p.m. curfew for the city.

Conway is one of several pro-Trump figures who has condemned the violence, including Sen. Tom CottonTom Bryant CottonDemocrats scramble to rescue minimum wage hike Cotton defends call for Insurrection Act, assails 'child mob' at NYT Golden statue of Trump at CPAC ridiculed online MORE (R-Ark.), Rep. Paul GosarPaul Anthony GosarMadison Cawthorn doesn't regret participating in Jan. 6 'Stop the Steal' rally Democrats look to make Marjorie Taylor Greene the face of GOP The GOP and the mainstreaming of right-wing extremism MORE (R-Ariz.) and Vice President Pence, who was rushed out of the Capitol by the Secret Service earlier Wednesday.

President TrumpDonald TrumpBiden to hold virtual bilateral meeting with Mexican president More than 300 charged in connection to Capitol riot Trump Jr.: There are 'plenty' of GOP incumbents who should be challenged MORE, who earlier in the day spoke the crowd on Capitol Hill and repeated unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud in the presidential election, tweeted for the demonstrators to "remain peaceful" later in the afternoon.