US elections

Biden plans to nominate topmost economist Janet Yallen as Treasury Secretary: Reports

The Biden-Harris administration, however, did not comment on the potential announcements.

published on : 24th November 2020

'Do what needs to be done': US President Donald Trump tells officials to begin transition for next administration

Trump, who lost the November 3rd presidential elections to Biden and Kamala Harris, has yet not conceded.

published on : 24th November 2020

Donald Trump didn't ask for election interference from Michigan lawmakers: Legislative leader

Michigan House Speaker Lee Chatfield was among seven Republican legislators who met with Trump for about an hour on Friday, amid his longshot efforts to block Biden's win.

published on : 22nd November 2020

Trump campaign files for recount of votes in Georgia

In case of a recount, election officials in Georgia will have to re-scan the five million hand-recounted and audited legal ballots.

published on : 22nd November 2020

Federal judge dismisses Trump campaign's Pennsylvania lawsuit

President-elect Biden leads by more than 81,000 votes in Pennsylvania, a battleground state that has 20 electoral college seats.

published on : 22nd November 2020

Michigan election staff recommends state to OK Biden victory

The state Bureau of Elections said all of Michigan's 83 counties have sent their certified results to Lansing.

published on : 21st November 2020

Trump administration has done everything required in the event of a transition: White House

White House Press Secretary did not say when Trump would concede, but said there were "very real claims" of voter fraud without identifying any evidence.

published on : 21st November 2020

Twitter to hand @POTUS account to Biden on inauguration day

The handover will see all existing tweets on @POTUS, as well as @FLOTUS, @VP and other official accounts, archived.

published on : 21st November 2020

Joe Biden's DIY transition to US Presidency proceeds without Donald Trump's assistance

Declining to criticize Trump, Biden acknowledged Tuesday that he has not been receiving briefings 'that would ordinarily come by now as he opened his virtual meeting withnational security experts.

published on : 18th November 2020

Satya Nadella among nine American CEOs to meet US President-elect Joe Biden

The president-elect and vice president-elect will meet with business and labour leaders to discuss the economic recovery and building back better in the long term, the transition said.

published on : 16th November 2020

Trump aide promises 'very professional transition' to Biden even as former refuses to concede

While caveating that Trump did have outstanding court challenges, O'Brien's comments signaled some of the firmest statements yet from a senior administration official acknowledging Biden's win.

published on : 16th November 2020

I concede nothing: Donald Trump admits Joe Biden's win for first time but calls election 'rigged'

Taking to Twitter to express his agony against the 'rigged elections', Trump said that his opponent won in the eyes of the 'fake media' and that his administration has a 'long way to go'.

published on : 15th November 2020

Violence erupts in Washington as Trump supporters clash with counterprotesters

A mass brawl broke out on Saturday night just five blocks away from the White House as counterprotesters clashed with a group of Trump supporters.

published on : 15th November 2020

Kamala Harris: A white saviour in another hue

Why is everyone assuming that Kamala is some sort of wand-wielding, fairy Godmother type who is going to transform the world?

published on : 15th November 2020

Post election results, can Trump still win with 'fantasy' electors bid? Here's what Republican members say

State GOP lawmakers in Arizona, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin have said they would not intervene in the selection of electors, who ultimately cast the votes that secure a candidate's victory.

published on : 14th November 2020
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