Election certification

COMMENTARY

Our home was attacked Wednesday. It may never be the same.

BY: - January 8, 2021

WASHINGTON—Many of us in our working lives have places away from the office that feel like a second home. It could be a back room at a business, a warehouse, a barn, even the front seat of a car. For me, that place for years was the U.S. Capitol. Thousands of people’s lives are tied […]

National Guard sent to D.C. as police defend response to mob takeover at Capitol

BY: - January 7, 2021

This story has been updated with news of Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund’s plan to resign. WASHINGTON — A day after a violent mob seeking to overturn the election forced its way into the U.S. Capitol, the chief of the law enforcement officers tasked with protecting that building and those who work inside said Thursday […]

Congress certifies Biden as president after rioting mob is driven from the Capitol

BY: and - January 6, 2021

WASHINGTON– After a day of insurrection and deadly violence at the U.S. Capitol, lawmakers early Thursday certified Electoral College votes declaring Joe Biden the winner of the November presidential election. But as they moved toward the certain outcome of victory for Biden, some Republicans backed away from their earlier objections to the certification. That included […]