Demonstrators appealed to Pelosi’s staff, asking them to deliver their message to her.

Along with Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), Tlaib is one of the only members of Congress who have signed the By the People pledge circulated late last month, calling on representatives to “defend us from a president who believes he can get away with anything.”

“Please do your job,” the petition read. “If the president violates the Constitution, Congress is supposed to defend the American people by impeaching and removing the president from office.”

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“On an almost daily basis, this President attacks our Constitution, our democracy, the rule of law, and the American people,” Tlaib wrote on Wednesday, ahead of the rally. “It is my duty to join By the People and CREDO today to hold him accountable and demand impeachment proceedings begin.”

This week, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) requested documents from more than 80 of the president’s associates regarding Trump’s alleged obstruction of justice and other abuses of power. Nadler—whose committee has the right to begin impeachment proceedings—has said on multiple occasions over the past six months that he aims to convince the American public that impeachment is warranted.

A poll released Tuesday by Quinnipiac University showed that more than a third of Americans believe that Trump should be impeached.

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