Erica Newland serves as counsel for Protect Democracy, a nonprofit organization founded in 2017 to fight democratic breakdown in America. Before Joe Biden’s victory was…View More How Republicans Could Steal the 2024 Election
But what was going on was obvious enough, especially after 1968, when the Electoral College had nearly allowed an unrepentant racist to hijack the presidential…View More The Filibuster That Saved the Electoral College
WASHINGTON — Senator Mitch McConnell has concluded that President Trump committed impeachable offenses and believes that Democrats’ move to impeach him will make it easier…View More McConnell Privately Backs Impeachment as House Moves to Charge Trump
As Congress meets on Wednesday to certify Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory in the November election, President Trump and his supporters continue to spread rumors,…View More Watch out for this misinformation when Congress meets to certify the election.
The ringleader of the effort in the House, Representative Mo Brooks, Republican of Alabama, wrote on Twitter that 36 House Republicans had already agreed to…View More Republicans Plan to Force at Least Three Votes to Invalidate Biden’s Election
“The person having the greatest number of votes shall be the president,” the amendment goes on, unless there is a tie or nobody has secured…View More Trump Pressures Pence to Reject Electoral Votes
Still there is a substantial rift in the party. While a steady stream of House Republicans have announced their willingness to object to the electoral…View More Ben Sasse Slams Republican Effort to Challenge Election
The drafters of the Electoral Count Act consciously insisted on this weakened role for the vice president. They guarded against any pretense he might have…View More Will Pence Do the Right Thing?
The drafters of the Electoral Count Act consciously insisted on this weakened role for the vice president. They guarded against any pretense he might have…View More pence-elecotoral-college-votesb
MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia congratulated Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Tuesday on having won the American presidential election — more than…View More Putin Congratulates Biden After Electoral College Vote