Democrats see Georgia as model for success across South

Democrats see Georgia as model for success across South

Democrats are looking to their stunning success in Georgia as they aim to make further inroads in the Deep South, a region where they’ve long been shunned. The victories of President-elect Joe... Read more »
2020 election season officially ends in Richmond, Columbia Counties

2020 election season officially ends in Richmond, Columbia Counties

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) — Months of voting finally came to an end this week with Richmond and Columbia Counties certifying results from the Senate runoff elections. The unprecedented election season began in... Read more »
Donors And Colleagues Blast Missouri's Hawley For Challenging The Election, But His Loyalists Still Love Him | KCUR 89.3

Donors And Colleagues Blast Missouri’s Hawley For Challenging The Election, But His Loyalists Still Love Him | KCUR 89.3

U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley built a rocket-ship political career with a proud embrace of Trumpism and defiant nose-thumbing to anybody who had a problem with that. When the Republican lawmaker made his... Read more »
Democratic wins in the Senate could strengthen Biden’s legislative push

Democratic wins in the Senate could strengthen Biden’s legislative push

WASHINGTON — President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in November was tempered by concerns that he would face Republican opposition in the Senate that could stymie him at every turn. Those worries eased this... Read more »
Biden inauguration to feature virtual, nationwide parade

Biden inauguration to feature virtual, nationwide parade

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration will include a “virtual parade across America” consistent with crowd limits during the coronavirus era, organizers announced Sunday. Following the swearing-in ceremony on Inauguration Day... Read more »
Trump Loosens Water Efficiency Rules For Showerheads, Washers, Dryers : NPR

Trump Loosens Water Efficiency Rules For Showerheads, Washers, Dryers : NPR

While on the campaign trail, President Trump, seen here on the South Lawn of the White House in June, frequently bemoaned what he viewed as insufficient water pressure of devices like showerheads.... Read more »
Biden's search for an attorney general complicated by 'competing questions'

Biden’s search for an attorney general complicated by ‘competing questions’

The discussions inside the transition team are down to a series of front-runners, people familiar with the search tell CNN, with Judge Merrick Garland and Alabama’s Sen. Doug Jones seen as the... Read more »
Will Biden Pick a USDA Secretary Who Sees Our Food Crises Clearly? – Mother Jones

Will Biden Pick a USDA Secretary Who Sees Our Food Crises Clearly? – Mother Jones

Joe Biden campaigns in Iowa, June 2019.Matthew Putney/AP Photo Let our journalists help you make sense of the noise: Subscribe to the Mother Jones Daily newsletter and get a recap of news... Read more »
Economic team will face struggling economy, split Congress

Economic team will face struggling economy, split Congress

CLOSE The President-elect says he wants a government as diverse as America when he enters the White House. Here are some of his Executive Branch picks. USA TODAY President-elect Joe Biden is... Read more »
Biden picks Antony Blinken: Good news for Ukraine?

Biden picks Antony Blinken: Good news for Ukraine?

Antony Blinken speaks following his nomination for Secretary of State by US President-elect Joe Biden. November 24, 2020. (REUTERS/Joshua Roberts) As he prepares to take office in January 2021, US President-elect Joe... Read more »