In 24 hours of historic events in 1972, Nixon took time to console Joe Biden over the deaths of his wife and daughter. The exchange resonates today as a lesson in graciousness, character, and bipartisanship, political historians say.
The Trump campaign and his allies have made unsubstantiated claims that votes were stolen from the president.
The Electoral College will meet on December 14 to cast their ballots for the next president and vice president.
Thursday marked the third day of protests outside the Los Angeles mayor's official residence.
The video lists 11 groups of people the anti-Trump Republican organization wants to thank for their efforts over a difficult year.
Many Republicans praised Trump for granting Flynn clemency, while Democrats felt the pardon was an act of corruption.
"I want to see where the process leads to, what it produces," said the South Carolina lawmaker. "But so far it's not good."
The House Armed Services Committee Chair said the move could force Congress to take action.
Health experts have urged Americans to social distance and not gather in large groups during the holiday season as the nation experiences a rise in COVID-19 cases.
Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen has met both Antony Blinken and Jake Sullivan in person, with the foreign policy veterans set to become Joe Biden's secretary of state and national security adviser.
"We do not agree with offering congratulations in advance," Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday.
"If you do not have accountability," New Jersey Democratic Congressman Bill Pascrell said Wednesday, that's the wrong message to send to our children."
Inspired by fellow romance novelist and voter rights advocate Stacey Abrams, Romancing the Runoff organized an auction for the two Democratic Senate candidates ahead of the Georgia runoffs.
"If you take away the edges—it's a circle. So just erase them Katie," Senator Warren tells Congresswoman Porter in a new video.
"We believe that we've been getting the information that our teams need," said Kate Bedingfield.
President Trump on Wednesday gave his lengthiest remarks about the election since Joe Biden was declared the winner, by calling into a meeting that Pennsylvania's GOP state senators held to question the election results.
The company announced today it is starting a new policy for giving blue check marks for verified accounts. One part may eventually take away Trump's tweeting privileges.
"The stock market is not the economy," the progressive senator from Vermont tweeted.
President-elect Joe Biden is set to address the sacrifices Americans have made during the pandemic and provide a message of hope that the nation will weather the storm together.
Svetlana Tikhanovskaya told Newsweek she hopes the president-elect "will fulfill his promises" to target the strongman leader Alexander Lukashenko.
Despite acknowledging that more people in Washington voted for Democrats than Republicans, TikToker Dutch Hollander seemed to argue that land mass demonstrated a majority for Republicans.
Senator John Barrasso said that Trump "was blockaded" by Democrats "every step along the way to get his people and this Cabinet nominated."
"We're going to need a lot of humility and compassion right now," the Charmed actress tweeted. "Anger and triumphalism is less helpful."
Brad Raffensperger wrote that elections need to be "run fairly," but suggested "some don't seem to see it that way."
Adam Kinzinger of Illinois, a member of the foreign affairs committee, told CNN that Democrats and Republicans agree on '90 percent' of foreign policy.
Kelli Ward filed a lawsuit as she continues a legal fight against President-elect Joe Biden's historic win in the Grand Canyon State.
The former Fed Chair has a mixed record on fiscal policy, having called for debt-reduction measures that are closer to austerity but also touting the need for "extraordinary fiscal support" in the pandemic.
Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan also congratulated Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on the same day, China's state-owned Xinhua News Agency said.
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