Elections


Trump supporters gathered in the nation's capital to protest the ratification of President-elect Joe Biden's Electoral College victory over President Donald Trump in the 2020 election. The demonstration turned violent and deadly. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
What Is the 25th Amendment and Why Are Folks Calling for It to Be Invoked After the Capitol Chaos?

“I don’t know where his Cabinet has been all this time, but it’s long overdue for the 25th Amendment because this man is no longer capable of serving the United States of America."

Supporters of President Donald Trump surround the U.S. Capitol following a rally on January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. Trump supporters gathered in the nation's capital today to protest the ratification of President-elect Joe Biden's Electoral College victory over President Trump in the 2020 election. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images)
Hundreds of Domestic Terrorists Violently Storm Capitol Building in Attempted Coup Encouraged By Trump

Vice President Mike Pence was removed from the building due to the violence. This is a breaking story.

FILE – Former Speaker of the House Paul Ryan speaks outside the US Capitol on Dec. 6, 2018. (SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)
Breaking a Long Silence, Paul Ryan Lashes Out at Ron Johnson’s Election Sabotage

Former House Speaker and current congressman Mike Gallagher excoriate fellow Republicans for doing “significant damage to American democracy.”

President Donald Trump speaks on election night in the East Room of the White House in the early morning hours of Nov. 4 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Wisconsin Is Next in Trump’s Seemingly Endless Supply of Hail Mary’s

President’s legal team claims state Supreme Court was wrong, and the Republican-led Legislature should overrule the voters.

The Assembly chamber in the Wisconsin Capitol. (Photo © Andy Manis)
Looking Back on 2020: Wisconsin Votes to Send New Blood to Madison

While Republicans will still control both houses of the Legislature, there are 24 new members, bringing new ideas and lived experiences to the Capitol.

Wisconsin delegates pledged to President-elect Joe Biden sit socially distanced during vote of the Electoral College 
Monday in the state Capitol in Madison. (Screen image from WisconsinEye)
‘We Made It.’ Wisconsin’s Biden Electors Make His Win Official.

Evers delivers a sigh of relief during an Electoral College vote held minutes after the state Supreme Court rejected a lawsuit from President Trump.

Dusk settles over the White House
Wisconsin Supreme Court Rejects Trump’s Final Effort to Overturn 221,000 Ballots

Hagedorn joins progressives in telling the president he waited too long after the election was done to complain about the rules that govern it.