Donald Trump's presidency is coming to a close, but Trump had a message for his supporters before departing for Florida, where he will take up his post-presidency residence: "We love you. We will be back in some form."
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy will reportedly join Vice President Mike Pence in snubbing President Donald Trump by not attending his farewell event on Wednesday morning hours before President-elect Joe Biden is inaugurated.
President Donald Trump said earlier this month that he would not attend President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
She resigned from her job as school therapist on January 7 and has since been charged with three counts of federal offences.
A group allegedly involved in the violent breach of the U.S. Capitol last week, including at least one self-proclaimed member of the Proud Boys, said that "they would have killed [Vice President] Mike Pence if given the chance," according to an FBI witness.
The vice president told the troops to have a "safe inauguration" and thanked them for their service.
While a plea of not guilty has been entered for Agen, he potentially faces 15 years in prison if he's found guilty of perjury.
Just five Republican members of the House have publicly supported impeaching President Donald Trump so far.
A vote by the House asking Vice President Mike Pence to use the 25th Amendment to remove President Donald Trump from office passed on Tuesday, although Pence has declined to invoke the Amendment.
The president and vice president agreed that "those who broke the law and stormed the Capitol last week do not represent the American first movement backed by 75 million Americans," according to an administration official.
"I like the 25th Amendment because it gets rid of him," Pelosi said of Trump. "This president is guilty of inciting insur—insurrection. He has to pay a price for that."
The topic trended briefly, with many people quoting Trump supporters who invaded the Capitol Wednesday chanting the phrase as a noose awaited outside.
After President Trump claimed he directed the National Guard for immediate deployment after the Capitol Building raid, several reports point to Vice President Pence as the lead White House orchestrater.
"I think it's extraordinarily unlikely [Trump] resigns," President Donald Trump's niece, Mary Trump, told CNN's Anderson Cooper on Thursday.
"Impressionable children are watching all this," Betsy DeVos wrote, "and they are learning from us."
Congressional lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are calling for President Trump's immediate removal from office.
GOP Congressman Adam Kinzinger described the Trump supporters' assault as "a coup attempt" on Wednesday.
A number of lawmakers have publicly called on the vice president to invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Trump from office.
"The legacy of the president was ruined yesterday," the former Trump administration official said.
Congress ratified President-elect Joe Biden's election victory in the early hours of Thursday morning.
"Mr. Trump is a menace," the editorial board of The Washington Post said Wednesday, "and as long as he remains in the White House, the country will be in danger."
"The 25th Amendment allows for the removal of a President," tweeted Florida Democrat Representative Charlie Crist on Wednesday. "It's time to remove the President."
Trump supporters charged the U.S. Capitol building, where lawmakers were meeting to certify Joe Biden's victory in the Electoral College.
The chaotic scene unfolded as Congress began the process of certifying the presidential election results.
The protesters donned pro-Trump gear as they entered the building, earning condemnation from the president's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr.
Vice President Mike Pence said he would allow objections to be heard but wouldn't unilaterally "accept or reject" Electoral College votes.
During the Tuesday airing of his podcast, Jay Sekulow Live, the attorney said, "some have speculated that the vice president could simply say 'I'm not gonna accept these electors,' that he has the authority to do that under the Constitution."
The president is upping pressure on his vice president as he continues to reject the outcome of the 2020 election.