Jackson Proskow

Jackson Proskow

Washington Bureau Chief for @GlobalNews & @GlobalNational | TV, radio and digital | Opinions and excessive em dashes are mine.

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It’s now noon. Per the constitution, Joe Biden is now officially president.

The Biden administration confirms that one of its day one actions will be to revoke the permits for the Keystone XL pipeline.

At this moment, two weeks ago, rioters began to breech the security fences around the Capitol building as the count of the electoral college votes was underway.

Biden to call Trudeau on Friday in first foreign leader call

What does it take to produce hours of live Inauguration coverage? A great crew, an awesome team of producers, reporters, anchors and control room staff, and a prime location. Toss in an off-camera heated blanket for good measure.


I’m at the airport in Dallas, waiting for my flight home to DC from El Paso, and something incredible is happening.

NEW: I just spoke with the former head of US Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) – He tells me that he expects hundreds of separated children will never be reunited with their parents. They will be lost in the system. Orphaned by the US Govt'.

BREAKING: Smoke rising behind Capitol building. Inauguration rehearsal appears to be evacuating. Emergency announcement playing at Capitol grounds.

Prof. Turley is arguing this impeachment can't proceed because of witnesses who have not appeared. The White House is blocking witnesses from appearing.

Trump has now sent more tweets condemning CEO's who quit his business council than he has white supremacists and the Charlottesville attack.

One final thought from the former head of ICE: "I don’t understand why we’re doing this. From a border security perspective this adds nothing to securing our borders”

For those who want to know more, I’ve found an obituary for Col. Roy Knight Jr.

This is absolute organizational chaos. WH Advisor Larry Kudlow is on cable TV right now saying the US has contained Coronavirus, just hours after the CDC warned Americans to prepare for significant disruptions to their lives.

Our incoming plane is carrying the remains of an American pilot shot down over Vietnam in 1967. His remains were only recently recovered and identified and brought back to the US.