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Local Republicans condemn violence at U.S. Capitol
News > Spokane Local Republicans condemn violence at U.S. Capitol, support review of electoral process. UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 6, 2021. People shelter in the House gallery as protesters try to break …


Local Republicans condemn violence at U.S. Capitol
Several local Republican Party members and elected officials quickly condemned the violence that descended on the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, while still supporting the political effort to review the outcome of the 2020 election. “My God, what have we become,” texted Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich, who has in the…


Republicans And Democrats Condemning Violence At US Capitol
In his opposition to the counting of electoral votes for President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) suggested Congress “follow the precedent” of another disputed election.In 1877, just a few years after the end of the Civil War, a disputed election was resolved with a bipartisan electoral commission that put former Republican President Rutherford B. Hayes in the White …


US Capitol violence live updates: Global leaders condemn
Republican Vice President Mike Pence certified the Electoral College count of 306 electors in favour of the Democrat against 232 in favour of outgoing Republican President Donald Trump. High drama ensued at the US Capitol as Trump supporters breached barricades and stormed the building as the US Congress convened for a joint session to certify Joe Biden’s victory.


‘Wild’ protests: Police brace for pro-Trump rallies when …
Some Republicans have denounced Trump’s calls to overturn the election, saying he is playing with fire that could flare into violence by his most fervid supporters, especially during the Electoral


Call to challenge the Electoral College count has split …
The divide within the Republican Party over the results of the 2020 presidential election deepened last week as a dozen GOP senators declared they will join their House colleagues in objecting to …


Tom Cotton Won’t Oppose Electoral College Vote, Says …
Cotton reiterated that Congress should not be getting involved in the presidential election process which the country’s Founding Fathers entrusted to the states and not Capitol Hill. He laid out how the president is elected by the people through the electoral college and not by Congress.


54% of Americans disapprove of how Trump has handled his …
Republican House members against an attempt to oppose the certification of the Electoral College’s vote are saying the quiet part of their argument very, very loud.A coalition of 11 GOP senators …


Proud Boys leader arrested before protests
Washington, D.C. police say they arrested the leader of right wing nationalists the Proud Boys on Monday (January 4). The group is expected to converge on the U.S. capital this week as part of broader pro-Trump protests. Leader Henry “Enrique” Tarrio was charged with destruction of property during an earlier protest and a police statement said he was: “In possession of two high capacity …


Meet three Republicans running to unseat US Sen. Mark …
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC)- On Tuesday, Virginians will have a chance to cast their ballots in the second election since the coronavirus pandemic started, an occasion that Gov. Ralph Northam pushed back …