Pro-Trump Mob Storms U.S. Capitol; Commission Vote Fails (UPDATED)

By Terrance Turner Jan. 6, 2021 (Updated May 19) A pro-Trump mob storms the U.S. Capitol following a rally on January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. Trump supporters gathered in the nation's capital today to protest the ratification of President-elect Joe Biden's Electoral College victory. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) Demonstrators breeched security and entered … Continue reading Pro-Trump Mob Storms U.S. Capitol; Commission Vote Fails (UPDATED)

COVID Deaths Top 400,000 on Trump’s Last Day in Office

Vice President-Elect Joe Biden, his wife Dr. Jill Biden, By Terrance Turner Jan. 19, 2021 On his last full day in office, President Donald Trump is leaving the White House with his legacy stained by a global pandemic. In February, he said it would "disappear, like a miracle" from our shores. Now, nearly a year … Continue reading COVID Deaths Top 400,000 on Trump’s Last Day in Office

Trump Banned From Twitter; House Dems Prepare to Impeach Him (Again)

By Terrance Turner Jan. 8, 2021 US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Democrat of California, holds her weekly press conference at the US Capitol on January 7, 2021, in Washington, DC. Pelosi called for the 25th Amendment to the Constitution to be invoked, following the attack on the US Capitol. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP … Continue reading Trump Banned From Twitter; House Dems Prepare to Impeach Him (Again)

Pro-Trump Mob Storms U.S. Capitol; Commission Vote Fails (UPDATED)

By Terrance Turner Jan. 6, 2021 (Updated May 19) A pro-Trump mob storms the U.S. Capitol following a rally on January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. Trump supporters gathered in the nation's capital today to protest the ratification of President-elect Joe Biden's Electoral College victory. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images)Demonstrators breeched security and entered the … Continue reading Pro-Trump Mob Storms U.S. Capitol; Commission Vote Fails (UPDATED)

Biden Nominates Merrick Garland for Attorney General

By Terrance Turner Jan. 6, 2021 Photo from Politico. President-Elect Joe Biden has selected Judge Merrick Garland to serve as Attorney General. Politico confirmed the news with two sources familiar with the decision. In 2016, then-President Barack Obama nominated Judge Garland to serve on the Supreme Court, filling the vacancy left by late Justice Antonin … Continue reading Biden Nominates Merrick Garland for Attorney General