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Biden inauguration live updates: President’s speech emphasizes unity; ‘Parade Across America’ to begin soon

Joe Biden and Kamala D. Harris were sworn in during an inauguration unlike any other. Follow along for the latest news.
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Biden inauguration live updates: President’s speech emphasizes unity; ‘Parade Across America’ to begin soon

Joe Biden and Kamala D. Harris were sworn in during an inauguration unlike any other. Follow along for the latest news.

Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th president, pleads for unity in inaugural address to a divided nation

Trump skipped the inauguration — themed ‘America United’ — two weeks after inciting a deadly siege on the U.S. Capitol.
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Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th president, pleads for unity in inaugural address to a divided nation

Trump skipped the inauguration — themed ‘America United’ — two weeks after inciting a deadly siege on the U.S. Capitol.

Biden, frequent commenter on inaugural addresses, finally gets his own

Biden, never shy about commenting on inaugural addresses, called Reagan’s ‘brilliant.’ Bush’s was ‘incredibly good.’ Now he gets to deliver his own.
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Biden, frequent commenter on inaugural addresses, finally gets his own

Biden, never shy about commenting on inaugural addresses, called Reagan’s ‘brilliant.’ Bush’s was ‘incredibly good.’ Now he gets to deliver his own.

Trump went to war with his own government. Biden now has to repair it.

As Joe Biden enters the White House and Trump exits, differences in their approach to the federal workforce are evident in their campaign rhetoric.
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Trump went to war with his own government. Biden now has to repair it.

As Joe Biden enters the White House and Trump exits, differences in their approach to the federal workforce are evident in their campaign rhetoric.

Uncertainty reigns in Senate as Schumer pushes fast agenda and McConnell calls out Trump

Less than a day before Biden’s inauguration, it remains unclear when his nominees will be confirmed, when President Trump’s impeachment trial will begin, or how the Senate will manage a 50-50 divide.
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Uncertainty reigns in Senate as Schumer pushes fast agenda and McConnell calls out Trump

Less than a day before Biden’s inauguration, it remains unclear when his nominees will be confirmed, when President Trump’s impeachment trial will begin, or how the Senate will manage a 50-50 divide.

Live updates: McConnell blames Trump for having ‘provoked’ mob; Senate holding five confirmation hearings

The president-elect will hold an event in Wilmington, Del., where he has been conducting his transition, before arriving in Washington for a somber inaugural ceremony honoring Americans who have lost their lives to covid-19.
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Live updates: McConnell blames Trump for having ‘provoked’ mob; Senate holding five confirmation hearings

The president-elect will hold an event in Wilmington, Del., where he has been conducting his transition, before arriving in Washington for a somber inaugural ceremony honoring Americans who have lost their lives to covid-19.

Georgia certifies Ossoff and Warnock victories, paving way for Democratic control of Senate

Newly inaugurated vice president Kamala D. Harris is expected to swear in the new senators Wednesday, along with her successor.
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Georgia certifies Ossoff and Warnock victories, paving way for Democratic control of Senate

Newly inaugurated vice president Kamala D. Harris is expected to swear in the new senators Wednesday, along with her successor.

Biden choices for CFPB, SEC signal pivot to robust enforcement

The choice of the Obama-era regulators to lead two key agencies overseeing the financial sector signals the incoming Biden team’s intent to provide an aggressive check on industry after four years of deregulation.
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Biden choices for CFPB, SEC signal pivot to robust enforcement

The choice of the Obama-era regulators to lead two key agencies overseeing the financial sector signals the incoming Biden team’s intent to provide an aggressive check on industry after four years of deregulation.

Trump prepares to offer clemency to more than 100 people in his final hours in office

The president has been consumed with the question of whether to issue preemptive pardons to his children, top aides and himself, but it remains unclear whether he will do so.
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Trump prepares to offer clemency to more than 100 people in his final hours in office

The president has been consumed with the question of whether to issue preemptive pardons to his children, top aides and himself, but it remains unclear whether he will do so.

Republicans call for unity but won’t acknowledge Biden won fairly

Many Congressional Republicans have refused to acknowledge the election was not stolen, the baseless claim that drove thousands to take part in the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
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Republicans call for unity but won’t acknowledge Biden won fairly

Many Congressional Republicans have refused to acknowledge the election was not stolen, the baseless claim that drove thousands to take part in the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.

Biden wins wide approval for handling of transition, but persistent GOP skepticism on issues will cloud the opening of his presidency, Post-ABC poll finds

Americans trust the president-elect’s decisions more than Trump’s four years ago, but less than Obama’s in 2009.
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Biden wins wide approval for handling of transition, but persistent GOP skepticism on issues will cloud the opening of his presidency, Post-ABC poll finds

Americans trust the president-elect’s decisions more than Trump’s four years ago, but less than Obama’s in 2009.

Biden plans a flurry of executive orders, new legislation for first days as president

The president-elect has laid out a long list of priorities on immigration, climate change and coronavirus for the beginning of his term.
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Biden plans a flurry of executive orders, new legislation for first days as president

The president-elect has laid out a long list of priorities on immigration, climate change and coronavirus for the beginning of his term.

Biden unveils plans for expanded access to the vaccine

President-elect Joe Biden plans to deliver remarks on vaccine distribution a day after calling the efforts of President Trump's administration a «dismal failure.»
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Biden unveils plans for expanded access to the vaccine

President-elect Joe Biden plans to deliver remarks on vaccine distribution a day after calling the efforts of President Trump's administration a «dismal failure.»

Capitol Police intelligence report warned three days before attack that ‘Congress itself’ could be targeted

The internal report, which does not appear to have been shared widely with other agencies, was among the flags that experts say should have alerted officials to the risks on Jan. 6.
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Capitol Police intelligence report warned three days before attack that ‘Congress itself’ could be targeted

The internal report, which does not appear to have been shared widely with other agencies, was among the flags that experts say should have alerted officials to the risks on Jan. 6.

‘QAnon Shaman’s’ note to Pence cited as evidence of ‘assassination’ plot before prosecutors walk back claim

Prosecutors walked back their claim after saying Jacob Anthony Chansley's ominous note for Vice President Pence made it clear rioters intended to kill or capture lawmakers.
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‘QAnon Shaman’s’ note to Pence cited as evidence of ‘assassination’ plot before prosecutors walk back claim

Prosecutors walked back their claim after saying Jacob Anthony Chansley's ominous note for Vice President Pence made it clear rioters intended to kill or capture lawmakers.

Laws and customs guide presidential transitions — but some go off the rails anyway

Trump’s attacks on Biden’s win are unprecedented, but bitterness over losing is nearly as old as the presidency.
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Laws and customs guide presidential transitions — but some go off the rails anyway

Trump’s attacks on Biden’s win are unprecedented, but bitterness over losing is nearly as old as the presidency.

How the rioters who stormed the Capitol came dangerously close to Pence

About one minute after the vice president was hustled out of the Senate chamber and into a nearby room, members of the pro-Trump mob arrived at the top of a nearby landing.
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How the rioters who stormed the Capitol came dangerously close to Pence

About one minute after the vice president was hustled out of the Senate chamber and into a nearby room, members of the pro-Trump mob arrived at the top of a nearby landing.

Live updates: Amid fallout from Trump’s impeachment, Biden seeks to keep focus on coronavirus, economy

The president-elect is scheduled to deliver a speech Thursday night announcing additional steps to combat the pandemic. He takes office on Wednesday.
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Live updates: Amid fallout from Trump’s impeachment, Biden seeks to keep focus on coronavirus, economy

The president-elect is scheduled to deliver a speech Thursday night announcing additional steps to combat the pandemic. He takes office on Wednesday.

Biden unveils $1.9 trillion economic and health-care relief package

President-elect Joe Biden is preparing to unveil an emergency relief plan Thursday evening to combat the coronavirus and deliver direct aid to American families, with a major focus on boosting vaccine production and delivery as the pandemic continues its ramp
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Biden unveils $1.9 trillion economic and health-care relief package

President-elect Joe Biden is preparing to unveil an emergency relief plan Thursday evening to combat the coronavirus and deliver direct aid to American families, with a major focus on boosting vaccine production and delivery as the pandemic continues its rampage.

Readers write to Kamala Harris ahead of the inauguration

From pleas to unify the country, to reminders that Americans are suffering, Washington Post readers write to vice president-elect Kamala Harris before she takes office.
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Readers write to Kamala Harris ahead of the inauguration

From pleas to unify the country, to reminders that Americans are suffering, Washington Post readers write to vice president-elect Kamala Harris before she takes office.

Readers write to Joe Biden ahead of the inauguration

Readers expressed their hopes for the next administration and wrote of their personal sorrows in letters to president-elect Biden ahead of his swearing in.
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Readers write to Joe Biden ahead of the inauguration

Readers expressed their hopes for the next administration and wrote of their personal sorrows in letters to president-elect Biden ahead of his swearing in.

Dozens of people on FBI terrorist watch list came to D.C. the day of Capitol riot

The revelation marks another example of the intelligence failures preceding last week’s deadly assault, critics say.
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Dozens of people on FBI terrorist watch list came to D.C. the day of Capitol riot

The revelation marks another example of the intelligence failures preceding last week’s deadly assault, critics say.

Live updates: In new video, Trump condemns violence without mentioning his second impeachment

The House has voted to impeach Trump on a charge of «inciting violence,» making him the first president in U.S. history to have been impeached twice.
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Live updates: In new video, Trump condemns violence without mentioning his second impeachment

The House has voted to impeach Trump on a charge of «inciting violence,» making him the first president in U.S. history to have been impeached twice.

House hands Trump a second impeachment, this time with GOP support

Before impeachment vote, GOP Leader McCarthy told the House the action will ‘fan the flames of partisan division.’ Speaker Pelosi contended that Trump presents ‘a clear and present danger to the nation that we all love.’
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House hands Trump a second impeachment, this time with GOP support

Before impeachment vote, GOP Leader McCarthy told the House the action will ‘fan the flames of partisan division.’ Speaker Pelosi contended that Trump presents ‘a clear and present danger to the nation that we all love.’

Several senior Republicans join impeachment push

The House approved a resolution, 223 to 205, urging Vice President Pence and the Cabinet to use their powers under the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump, with Rep. Adam Kinzinger the only Republican supporting it.
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Several senior Republicans join impeachment push

The House approved a resolution, 223 to 205, urging Vice President Pence and the Cabinet to use their powers under the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump, with Rep. Adam Kinzinger the only Republican supporting it.

Live updates: Pence rejects calls for him to remove Trump from office under the 25th Amendment

The president is planning to travel to Alamo, Tex., to observe a portion of border wall as Democrats ready an impeachment vote that will take place as early as Wednesday.
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Live updates: Pence rejects calls for him to remove Trump from office under the 25th Amendment

The president is planning to travel to Alamo, Tex., to observe a portion of border wall as Democrats ready an impeachment vote that will take place as early as Wednesday.

The House Republicans who support impeaching President Trump

The House of Representatives will vote this week to impeach President Trump for his role inciting a pro-Trump mob to storm the U.S. Capitol. Here is a running list of which House Republicans support impeachment.
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The House Republicans who support impeaching President Trump

The House of Representatives will vote this week to impeach President Trump for his role inciting a pro-Trump mob to storm the U.S. Capitol. Here is a running list of which House Republicans support impeachment.

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