House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that she will create a select committee to investigate the riot at the U.S. Capitol on January 6.
Portsmouth’s election boss is retiring after 28 years behind the scenes of democracy. Deloris Overton Short has been the city's registrar since 1993, overseeing many dramatic elections, recounts and recalls.
All of the big tech antitrust bills have made it out of committee after hours of debate that veered into the nonsensical. @makenakkelly , a saint, sat through most of it. Her takeaways on what happened and what's next:
In 2016, when Trump won PA, MI, and WI by a handful of votes, the election system worked just great. Now that he's losing, it's a "fraud" and they're "stealing the election." This is how demagogues destroy faith in democracy and move us toward authoritarianism. Count every vote!
Look at this in Wisconsin! A day AFTER the election, Biden receives a dump of 143,379 votes at 3:42AM, when they learned he was losing badly. This is unbelievable!