Follow live: Protesters gather outside Texas Capitol ahead of Electoral College vote

Protestors gather in front of the Capitol in Austin, Tx., to voice concerns of the election of Donald Trump to the presidency prior to the electoral college vote on Monday, December 19, 2016. Voters in the electoral college will convene to cast their votes later in the afternoon at the Capitol. DEBORAH CANNON / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Protestors gather in front of the Capitol in Austin, Tx., to voice concerns of the election of Donald Trump to the presidency prior to the electoral college vote on Monday, December 19, 2016. Voters in the electoral college will convene to cast their votes later in the afternoon at the Capitol. DEBORAH CANNON / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Protesters have gathered outside the Texas Capitol to call on the Electoral College to vote for Hillary Clinton instead of president-elect Donald Trump. Members of the Electoral College will meet today in every state to cast their votes in the presidential election. Read more about the protests, and a petition signed by more than 200,000 Texans, here: atxne.ws/2h2sFnU

Follow live coverage of the protests and vote from Austin American-Statesman reporters Jonathan Tilove, Sean Walsh and Ken Herman below:

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