2020 Election

States Closing Capitol Buildings In Advance of Inauguration Protests

Officials in many states have announced that capitol buildings will be closed and security measures will be boosted during President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration next week over fears that far-right extremists, fueled by false claims that the election was "stolen," could be planning violence.

Who Is Barry Berke? Dems' Lead Counsel Named For Trump's Second Impeachment

The House Judiciary Committee announced Friday that lawyer Barry Berke will be serving as a Chief Impeachment Counsel during President Donald Trump's second impeachment trial, about a year after he was on the House Democrats' legal team during the first Trump impeachment trial.

Trump Did Not Shout 'Fire!'

Any attempt to analogize President Donald Trump's recent inflammatory speech to the very different act of shouting "Fire!" in a crowded theater is either self-deceptive or self-serving.