Canadian Lawmakers Tweeting From Parliament: 'Mom I'm Okay I'm Hiding' Staff
Posted: Oct 22, 2014 11:35 AM

The Canadian Parliament is on lockdown because there's an active shooter nearby, prompting politicians to tweet to their followers as they hide inside.

After the lawmaker Michelle Rempel tweeted, "Mom i'm okay i'm hiding," one of her followers responded by saying, "Thoughts are with you. Put your phone on silent."