Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Champion Of Gender Equality, Dies At 87 npr.org/2020/09/18/100…..
#BREAKING: The Supreme Court has ruled against the Trump administration and extended a lifeline to the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, allowing the program that has permitted about 650,000 "Dreamers" to stay and work in the U.S. legally to continue.
Just days before her death, as her strength waned, Ginsburg dictated this statement to her granddaughter Clara Spera: "My most fervent wish is that i I will not be replaced until a new president is installed." trib.al/2q7vg0g..
#BREAKING: Joe Biden has selected Kamala Harris as his running mate.
She'll be the first African American nominated for vice president by a major party. trib.al/SLKbNIn.. https://t.co/fbS9JBDLEP
For the first time in its history, the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine is urging Americans to vote President Trump out of office, saying the Trump administration has "taken a crisis and turned it into a tragedy" with its pandemic response. trib.al/TxiX4Lz..
Elections company Dominion Voting Systems is suing former Trump lawyer Sidney Powell, who has spent much of the past two months claiming Dominion rigged the 2020 election and was somehow tied to Hugo Chavez, none of which is true. trib.al/7z0yqsC..
#BREAKING: A federal judge in Texas has ruled that about 127,000 ballots cast in Harris County via curbside voting are valid and cannot be thrown out, despite a last-minute lawsuit on behalf of a group of Republican candidates and activists.
#BREAKING: Democrat Raphael Warnock has defeated GOP Sen. Kelly Loeffler in the Georgia Senate runoff, according to an AP race call.
He'll be the first Black senator from Georgia and the first Black Democrat elected to the Senate from a southern state. trib.al/4Zm0fUT.. https://t.co/BQRf7uXtfb
President-elect Joe Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, have two German shepherds, Major and Champ.
His election victory marks a return of dogs to the White House. trib.al/ws2gKt4..
#BREAKING: Joe Biden has been elected President of the United States, according to an AP race call. trib.al/bljwLRx.. https://t.co/hKxFGM7Vch
#BREAKING: President Trump has falsely claimed that he has won the 2020 election.
That is wrong. Millions of votes are still being counted in key states. trib.al/nESOZU8..
JUST IN: The Trump administration has finalized a rule that would remove nondiscrimination protections for LGBTQ people in healthcare and health insurance.
It rolls back Obama-era protections that prohibited discrimination in healthcare based on gender identity.
JUST IN: House Democrats have filed an article of impeachment charging President Trump with inciting an insurrection.
A vote is expected this week, likely on Wednesday.
NEW: Two years after the passage of the GOP tax cuts, a new analysis finds more than 60% of the tax savings went to people in the top 20% of incomes, and the cuts "have not come anywhere close to paying for themselves." n.pr/2Q3pQmV..
JUST IN: Georgia has released the results of its hand recount of the presidential election, affirming that Joe Biden maintains his lead in the state.
The Whistleblower Complaint Has Largely Been Corroborated. Here's How. n.pr/2NUmiCb..
With 69.9 million votes as of 12:10 p.m. ET Wednesday, Joe Biden has received more votes than anyone who has ever run for president, according to The Associated Press. trib.al/b5J9Yve..
JUST IN: President Biden said every adult in the U.S. will be able to get a coronavirus vaccination by the end of May because of increases in production, moving up the timeline from the end of July.
NEW: Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has won re-election in New York, according to an AP race call. trib.al/1yeppxe.. https://t.co/oEwALQpO3k
The Susan B. Anthony Museum has rejected President Trump's pardon of Anthony.
The museum's director said the best way to honor Anthony would be to take a clear stance against voter suppression — and to advocate for human rights for all. trib.al/C0MknfU..
#BREAKING: Joe Biden has won the state of Wisconsin, according to a race call by the AP. trib.al/NMXRpQk.. https://t.co/0batJh690N
NEW: Federal appeals court Judge Merrick Garland is under consideration to serve as attorney general in the administration of President-elect Biden, NPR has learned. trib.al/9HLIBiA..
JUST IN: In a 5-4 opinion, Justice Neil Gorsuch joined the Supreme Court’s four liberal members in reversing Oklahoma’s prosecution of an enrolled member of the Creek Tribe for crimes committed within the historical Creek boundaries.
JUST IN: As President Trump visited the Supreme Court, crowds waiting to pay their respects to the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg booed Trump, chanting “vote him out.”
NEW: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is calling for the immediate removal of 11 statues of Confederate soldiers currently on display in Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol building.