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    A Democratic member of Congress on Monday called on President Joe Biden to fire the entire Postal Board of Governors over what he called their "silence and complicity" in attempts by President Donald Trump to "subvert the election" and harm the Post Office in the process. Rep. Bill Pascrell, N.J., tweeted: "Today I am calling...
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — The Annapolis City Council is considering a resolution condemning former President Donald Trump for the violent riots at the U.S. Capitol earlier this month. The legislation condemns Trump’s allegations about election integrity and the violent attempt on January 6, 2021, to overturn a free and fair election by domestic terrorists at...
    The independent watchdog at the U.S. Justice Department said Monday he is launching an investigation into whether anyone at the agency "engaged in an improper attempt" to overturn Joe Biden's victory in the 2020 presidential election.  Inspector General Michael Horowitz said he would examine the actions of current and former Justice Department officials, but not...
    CNN’s chief political analyst Gloria Borger suggested Monday that the Department of Justice (DOJ) Inspector General’s (IG) investigation into 2020 election interference could be used to convict former President Donald Trump in his upcoming Senate impeachment trial. Borger appeared on “CNN Newsroom” and was asked by host Brianna Keilar how the investigation into whether any...
    DENVER (CBS4) — Dominion Voting Systems, based in Denver, is suing former President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani for $1.3 billion. They are going after him for defamation because of his claims about election fraud. U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani waited to testify before the Michigan House Oversight Committee on December 2,...
    The Department of Justice (DOJ) inspector general is opening an investigation into whether any current or former DOJ employees engaged in efforts to “alter the outcome of the 2020 Presidential Election,” DOJ Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz announced on Monday. “The investigation will encompass all relevant allegations that may arise that are within the scope of...
    The European Union said in a statement on Monday (25) that it was no longer considering the 27 member states of the camp Juan Guida As Acting Chairman Venezuela. Venezuela’s assembly election: Maduro’s party wins by a majority of votes and opposition boycott Guide rejects election fraud: ‘The world already knows that...
    Over 1.2 million California residents have signed a petition to recall incumbent California Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom as of Monday. The recall effort follows growing outrage over Governor Newsom’s COVID-19 policies, specifically his decision to suspend all outdoor dining and enforce mandatory stay at home orders according to The Hill. Activists say 1.2 million people...
    A Texas lawyer recently fired from his job at an insurance company is giving pro-Donald Trump attorneys Sidney Powell and Lin Wood a run for their money when it comes to longshot post-election litigation, despite asserting less than one week ago that his lawsuit was not like theirs. Paul Davis, fired from his in-house counsel...
    Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz A violent insurrection to overthrow Congress seems to have been the last of Donald Trump's efforts to throw out the election of 2020 and keep him in the Oval Office. But with every day that passes, more plots are revealed, including the latest—his plan to remove then-acting Attorney...
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    A New Jersey Democrat is calling on President Biden to fire top officials at the Postal Service over what he called "their silence and complicity" in attempts by former President TrumpDonald TrumpMore than two-thirds of Americans approve of Biden's coronavirus response: poll Sarah Huckabee Sanders to run for governor Mexico's president tests positive for COVID-19...
    The Justice Department inspector general announced Monday he has officially opened an investigation into whether officials at the department tried to overturn the election results. Michael Horowitz said in a statement that the probe will look into 'whether any former or current DOJ official engaged in an improper attempt to have DOJ seek to alter...
    This photo provided by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office shows Garret Miller. Miller has been arrested for allegedly taking part in the storming of the U.S. Capitol this month and posting violent threats, including a call to assassinate Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York.Dallas County Sheriff's Office via AP A Texas man charged with...
    New Jersey Democratic Rep. Bill Pascrell says the agency's board of governors was silent in face of Trump's efforts to sabotage the Post Office. President Joe Biden should fire the entire board that oversees the postal service, Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) said on Monday. In...
    Rioters clash with police trying to enter Capitol building through the front doors, January 6, 2021.Lev Radin | Pacific Press | LightRocket | Getty Images Republican officials are increasingly concerned about their ability to raise money for the 2022 midterm congressional elections as corporations distance themselves from GOP lawmakers who challenged the results of the...
    Republican state legislators are advancing a rush of new bills aimed at limiting voting access, and especially access to voting by mail, in the wake of President Biden’s victory last year in the highest-turnout election in American history. The proposals come after months of pressure from former President Donald TrumpDonald TrumpMore than two-thirds of Americans...
    Twitter has launched its Birdwatch program, meant to address misinformation on the platform by allowing users to fact-check tweets, the company announced Monday. Users in the pilot program, which will only include about 1,000 users in the US to start, will eventually be able to add notes to tweets to provide context. For now,...
    The Virginia Board of Elections rule allowing officials to count ballots that arrived without a postmark up to three days after the election was illegal, a state judge ruled. Virginia Circuit Court Judge William Eldridge ruled the state’s late mail-in ballot law violated state statute and permanently banned the law in future Virginia elections, the...
    A full third of Americans believe President Joe BidenJoe BidenFive examples of media's sycophancy for Biden on inauguration week Drastic measures for drastic times — caregiver need mobile health apps Boycott sham impeachment MORE’s victory was the result of voter fraud, according to a Monmouth poll released Monday that underscores how false claims about the...
    Bradley Cortright January 25, 2021 0 Comments The Department of Justice’s (DOJ) inspector general, Michael Horowitz, says his office is looking into whether officials at the department tried to “alter” the results of the 2020 presidential election.  A statement from Horowitz’s office read, “The DOJ Office of the Inspector General (OIG) is initiating an...
    Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) announced on Monday he will not seek reelection in 2022, citing a “partisan gridlock” that has made it more difficult to “make progress on substantive policy.” “Today, I am announcing that I have made a decision not to run again in 2022,” said Portman in a statement. “This was not an...
    By Clare Foran, Jeff Zeleny and Alex Rogers | CNN Republican Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio announced Monday that he will not run for reelection after his current term in office ends in 2022, saying in a statement that the entrenched partisan gridlock in Washington was a factor in his decision. The announcement will set...
    Jerusalem (CNN)Facebook has deleted a post by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and suspended a chatbot linked to his account for violating the company's privacy policy.Visitors to the Prime Minister's Facebook page, who clicked on a link about the coronavirus, received an automatic message, purporting to come from Netanyahu."If you have friends or family members...
    The data will be available through the Facebook Open Research and Transparency (FORT) tool, which the company created “to enable academic researchers to study the impact of Facebook’s products on elections [with] measures to protect people’s privacy and keep the platform secure.” Researchers need to apply for FORT access to get their hands on the...
    Facebook is aiming to improve transparency around political advertising on its platform by opening up more data to independent researchers, including targeting information on more than 1.3 million ads that ran in the three months prior to the US election on November 3rd of last year. Researchers interested in studying the ads can apply for...
    Saul Loeb/Getty Images Rudy Giuliani slammed Dominion Voting Systems on Monday in response to the company’s announcement that it was suing him for defamation. “Dominion’s defamation lawsuit for $1.3 billion will allow me to investigate their history, finances, and practices fully and completely,” Giuliani said in a statement to media.  “The amount being asked for...
    Reuters January 25, 2021 0 Comments Sarah Sanders, who served as one of former U.S. President Donald Trump’s White House press secretaries, on Monday announced she would seek the Republican Party’s nomination for governor of Arkansas in the 2022 election. It is rare for a former White House press secretary to launch into a...
    Alex Wong/Getty Images Dominion Voting Systems’ lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani revealed shocking death threats made against employees of the company following the 2020 election. Dominion has recently filed a 107-page lawsuit accusing Giuliani of leading a disinformation campaign against the company, citing the lawyer’s “demonstrably false” claims of election fraud following former President Donald Trump’s loss. Without any evidence that...
    Loading the player... The Justice Department’s inspector general is launching an investigation to examine whether any former or current department officials “engaged in an improper attempt” to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election. Inspector General Michael Horowitz said Monday that the investigation will investigate allegations concerning the conduct of former and current...
    The Department of Justice announced on Monday that the Office of the Inspector General is probing the possibility that some of its staffers attempted to overthrow the 2020 election. The statement comes after The New York Times claimed on Friday that Donald Trump attempted to remove Rosen and replace him with an official that would...
    The Department of Justice building in Washington.Stefani Reynolds | Bloomberg | Getty Images The top watchdog at the Department of Justice announced on Monday that it will investigate whether current or former officials improperly attempted to overturn President Joe Biden's victory in November's election. Michael Horowitz, the department's inspector general, said in a statement that...
    Senior Trump adviser Jason Miller says that, despite reports, former President Donald Trump is not currently mulling the launch of a third political party ahead of another potential 2024 White House run. Outgoing US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump address guests at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland on January 20, 2021. –...
    A tribute for Capitol Police officers who battled a violent pro-Trump mob has been tabbed with political messages criticizing Republicans who backed challenges to Electoral College results. Over the weekend, someone taped small strips of paper to tribute signs that GOP lawmakers have written honoring the officers who protected them during the deadly insurrection at the...
    The Justice Department’s watchdog has launched an investigation into whether any DOJ officials improperly attempted to alter the results of the 2020 presidential contest. The DOJ inspector general announcement follows a report from Friday which claimed that former President Trump and a top lawyer for the Department of Justice reportedly planned to have the...
    Washington – The Justice Department's inspector general announced Monday that his office is investigating whether any former or current department officials "engaged in an improper attempt" to have the department "seek to alter the outcome of the 2020 presidential election." "The investigation will encompass all relevant allegations that may arise that are within the scope...