Category: Election

Sen. Chris Coons: Biden/McConnell ‘Should Reach Out to Each Other’

Sen. Chris Coons: Biden/McConnell ‘Should Reach Out to Each Other’

Although the majority of the US Senate is still up for grabs, pending the outcome of the two run-off elections in Georgia on January 5, President-elect Biden and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky) would do well to have a conversation to set the working relationship between the two longtime Washington insiders, according to a senator who is close to the incoming president.
Jen Psaki: ‘I Don’t Think the American People Will Tolerate’ If GOP Refuses to Accept Biden Admin Nominees

Jen Psaki: ‘I Don’t Think the American People Will Tolerate’ If GOP Refuses to Accept Biden Admin Nominees

President-elect Biden's nominees for his government "will look like America," and Americans will not stand for Republicans playing politics with those nominees, according to a veteran Democratic operative.
‘There’s No Uncertainty that Joe Biden Will Put His Hand on a Bible on January 20th’

‘There’s No Uncertainty that Joe Biden Will Put His Hand on a Bible on January 20th’

A growing chorus of Americans--across the spectrum and from varying walks of life--are increasingly speaking out to get Donald Trump to accept the results of the presidential election and give up challenges which most say are damaging the nation.
‘Putin Is Doing a Happy Dance’ as We Speak Because Trump Refuses to Concede

‘Putin Is Doing a Happy Dance’ as We Speak Because Trump Refuses to Concede

Russian leader Vladimir Putin must be pleased to watch Donald Trump continue to refuse to concede the election to President-elect Biden, despite ongoing evidence that Biden's the clear winner, according to a former top diplomat who may find herself back to work in the incoming Biden administration.
‘I Think They’re Just Stalling …Think That Appeases Trump’

‘I Think They’re Just Stalling …Think That Appeases Trump’

Republicans are backing Donald Trump's baseless and nearly unprecedented decision not to accept Joe Biden as the anticipated, lawful 46th president of the United States merely for crass political purposes, according to journalists and Democrats.
Joe Biden: ‘It Is an Embarrassment’ for Trump to Refuse to Concede

Joe Biden: ‘It Is an Embarrassment’ for Trump to Refuse to Concede

President-elect Biden reacted Tuesday to Donald Trump's continued refusal to concede the election and allow the incoming Biden administration the chance for a fuller transition.
JOE BIDEN BECOMES PRESIDENT-ELECT

JOE BIDEN BECOMES PRESIDENT-ELECT

Democrat Joe Biden has been named the winner of the 2020 presidential election Saturday, days after Americans went to vote on Tuesday amidst a nearly unprecedented pandemic.
When Trump Wins a State It’s Legitimate, When He’s Losing It’s Being Stolen From Him

When Trump Wins a State It’s Legitimate, When He’s Losing It’s Being Stolen From Him

Journalists, a number of elected leaders, and even a smattering of Republicans are clearly losing patience with Donald Trump's dishonesty and conspiracy-mongering in service of ensuring he is installed for a second term at all costs.
TRUMP LOSES IT: EVEN REPUBLICANS BEGIN TO DISOWN HIM

TRUMP LOSES IT: EVEN REPUBLICANS BEGIN TO DISOWN HIM

For the second time in as many days, Donald Trump's come out within the hallowed halls of the White House, frothing with venom and lies about an election which is slowly but inexorably slipping away from him.
This Election Is ‘Like a Replay of 2016’

This Election Is ‘Like a Replay of 2016’

While both Trump and his Democratic opponent, Joe Biden, maintained paths to the ultimate number of 270 electoral votes, it quickly became very clear on Election Night that Democrats would not be enjoying the landslide election which some opinion polling appeared to say was in their grasp.