New Jersey's 25th Legislative District

Senator Anthony M. Bucco

Senator Anthony M. Bucco

Bucco Statement on U.S. Capitol Protests

Please Share:

Bookmark and Share

Senator Anthony M. Bucco (R-25) issued the following statement regarding yesterday’s protests at the United States Capitol:

Statement from Sen. Anthony M. Bucco on protests at the United States Capitol. (Wikimedia Commons)

“The protests turned violent mob yesterday in the halls of our government will leave a disgraceful and embarrassing stain on our nation’s history. All of us who serve in government, elected by the people and for the people, must adhere to the peaceful transition of power that has made us the greatest country on earth and preserved our republic for over 200 years.

“There is no room in our democracy for violence, the destruction of property, or the disruption of that orderly transition. Democracy will prevail, just as law and order will prevail over disorder and chaos.

“Those who broke the law yesterday must be prosecuted to the fullest extent. I want to thank our law enforcement officers and military personnel who once again selflessly answered the call, put their lives at risk, and restored order to our Capitol. I am always grateful for their service.

“I continue to urge the President to choose leadership in this moment and follow an orderly transition of power in these final days of his administration.”

Similar Posts on

Leave a Comment:

Comment Rules: Please remain civil, stay on topic, and refrain from using foul or abusive language. Posts that violate those rules may be hidden or deleted, and repeated violators may be blocked. To prevent spam, comments with links are automatically filtered.

NJ COVID-19 Information HUB

District 25 Guide

Anthony M. Bucco

Tony's Bio & Public Service

Constituent Services

Tony Can Help You!

Contact Tony

Tony Wants to Hear from You!

District 25

About the Legislative District

Email Updates

Sign Up for Tony's Newsletter


Follow Tony's Page


Students - Get Involved

Legislative Activity

Committees, Bills & Votes


Tweet @tonybucco

Tony's Recent Posts

- Proudly Serving Parts of Morris and Somerset Counties -