In an extraordinary statement, one of Washington DC's largest and most powerful pro-business trade groups is calling for Vice President Mike Pence to "seriously consider" look at using an unprecedented provision of the US Constitution to remove Donald Trump from office following a day of rioting and insurrection by Trump supporters at the US Capitol.
Although it was President Donald Trump who incited, and egged on, his supporters to storm the US Capitol Wednesday -- it fell to his democratically elected successor to address the nation regarding the abhorrent horror unfolding on Capitol Hill.
Both men -- who appeared on the verge of delivering to Democrats a Senate majority which appeared elusive just weeks ago -- each gave rousing speeches designed to reignite enthusiasm for democracy and American representative government.
Even with just weeks left in office, Donald Trump deserves to be impeached a second time for the contents of his phone call over the weekend with Georgia elections officials, according to an erstwhile Trump staffer-turned-critic.
On the opening day of the new 117th Congress, Sen Mitt Romney of Utah released a statement Sunday in response to an announcement that several of his fellow Republican senators plan to oppose certification of the presidential election results later this week.
Congress finally wrapped up an agreement on a new COVID relief package to boost a flagging US economy. But despite a last-minute unusual team-up from the left and right pushing for larger direct payments to American adults, lawmakers settled on sending checks of just $600 -- which is just half of $1,200 each adult American received in the last stimulus round.
After four years of neglect and inaction by the Trump administration, President-elect Biden's pledging a new muscular and "unified" national response to meet the challenges of global climate change.
Sen. Mitt Romney disavowed a Senate hearing held Wednesday by a Republican colleague aimed at legitimizing and propping up Donald Trump's baseless charges of election fraud.
When Americans begin receiving a vaccine against the novel coronavirus, that won't be the end of wearing masks, according to the nation's top infectious disease expert.