Election 2016

Watch: Trump Supporters Threaten Potential Armed Insurrection at Contested GOP Convention

Trump says there will be riots if he is denied the nomination, a warning his supporters echo in this video.

We went to the April 20 Donald Trump rally in Ocean City, Maryland, to ask Trump's supporters how they would react if he did not receive the nomination at a contested Republican National Convention. Many told us they were prepared to wage an armed insurrection against the powers that be, or what one Trump fan called "a civil war." Take a look.

Rebecca Carroll is a journalist in Washington, DC.
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