Sunday, November 28, 2021

US election

Polish writer facing prison for calling president ‘a moron’ over US election result

The case comes amid what many see as an erosion of democratic standards in Poland since a right-wing populist party won power in 2015.

Trump floats idea of 2024 White House run

Trump has reportedly discussed the possibility with his close aides of launching his 2024 campaign on Jan 20, the day Biden is to be inaugurated as president.

US attorney-general says no evidence of decisive election fraud

Bill Barr didn't address specific claims, but dismissed the idea of any 'systemic' fraud that would have changed the outcome of the vote.

Trump says he will leave office if Biden victory confirmed

But 'it's going to be a very hard thing to concede', he says.

Trump fires US election security official who rejected fraud claims

Chris Krebs reportedly told friends last week he expected to be removed.

Trump declares: I won the election

He says the announcement that Joe Biden won was based on assumptions by the 'fake news media'.

‘No evidence’ of lost or changed votes, say US election officials

The officials say the Nov 3 election was 'the most secure in American history'.

US justice chief authorises probes into claims of vote fraud

US Attorney-General William Barr says inquiries and reviews may be conducted if there are clear and apparently credible allegations of irregularities.

Biden begins transition as Trump refuses to concede

Trump plans to file a string of lawsuits in the coming week, according to his lawyer.

Netanyahu congratulates Biden, ‘a great friend of Israel’

63% of Israelis had wanted Trump to win the election.

Biden wins US presidency, ending Trump era

Biden, 77, will become the oldest US president to take office when he is sworn in on Jan 20.

One-by-one: Why is the US vote count so slow?

Mailed-in ballots, sorting, and printing errors are some of the issues bogging things down.

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