Feds Say They’ll Hunt Down Trump Mob That Violently Stormed The U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON ― Federal authorities said Thursday that they’re working to hunt down the hundreds of insurrectionists who stormed the U.S. Capitol building in support of President Donald Trump, most of whom were allowed to leave without being arrested after laying siege to the seat of the United States government. Acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen, who […]

Pro-Trump Republicans Picked Up Where the Pro-Trump Mob Left Off

It didn’t take long after the MAGA-hat-wearing, Confederate-flag toting rioters were shooed out of the Senate Chamber for their suit-wearing counterparts with congressional pins to take their place and resume the conspiracy-fueled push to overthrow American democracy. When Congress reconvened a little after 8 p.m., six Republican senators held strong in the siege on democracy. […]

FBI Asks Public to Help Identify Violent Trump Supporters Who Rioted at U.S. Capitol

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is calling for help in identifying those who participated in Wednesday’s violent riots at the U.S. Capitol. "The FBI is seeking information that will assist in identifying individuals who are actively instigating violence in Washington, DC.,” the FBI wrote in a statement on its website. “If you have witnessed unlawful […]

Joe Biden Calls on Donald Trump to 'Step Up' amid Chaos Led by 'Extremists' at Capitol

Amid chaos at the U.S. Capitol, President-elect Joe Biden called on the president to take a firm stand against his supporters who have broken the barriers and stormed the building amid a meeting to ratify the Electoral College election vote. "President [Donald] Trump, step up," Biden said during a several-minute televised address from Wilmington, Delaware. […]

Trump Wants Congress To Overturn The Election Results. That’s Not Possible.

Congress will convene a joint session on Wednesday to certify that Joe Biden won the 2020 presidential election. But first, President Donald Trump’s Republican allies will try to use the process as a last-ditch attempt to keep him in the White House. Trump’s unprecedented effort to reverse an election he lost is expected to be […]

Trump and his legal team are praying for a Hail Mary hoping Pence will suspend the electoral college vote count and send the fight back to the states, sources say

President Donald Trump and his team are hoping Vice President Mike Pence will launch a last-ditch maneuver to suspend counting the electoral votes that will formalize Joe Biden's victory, two Republicans close to the White House told Insider. Like all of Trump's legal gambits to stage what some Republicans have deemed a "low-grade coup", it […]

Democratic Senators Urge Joe Biden To Pick Doug Jones For Attorney General

At least 14 Democratic senators have sent a letter to President-elect Joe Biden recommending that he choose former Sen. Doug Jones (D-Ala.) as his attorney general, according to two congressional sources familiar with the letter.  Sen. Sherrod Brown (Ohio) led the letter, which was also signed by Bob Casey (Pa.), Tim Kaine (Va.), Patrick Leahy […]