Author: Meredith St. Henry

World Leaders Condemn Riot at Capitol

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U.S. Senate Now Under Democratic Control With House

The U.S. Senate will now be in Democratic control after the Georgia run-off elections. The Democrats needed to win both seats in the Georgia election to gain control. Jon Ossoff will take over David Perdue’s seat and Raphael Warnock will replace Kelly Loeffler. More than 4 million people voted in Georgia’s Senate runoff elections. Warnock is Georgia’s first black senator….

President Trump Grants 26 More Pardons

As President Trump gets ready to leave the White House in the coming month, he continues to give clemency to more key allies. Just Wednesday night he granted 26 pardons and three commutations. Some of the pardons include his former 2016 Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort. Manafort was sentenced to more than seven years in criminal cases that resulted from Special…

Coronavirus Not Stopping Holiday Travel

Health officials warn the coronavirus is intensifying, but that isn’t stopping people from holiday travel. 80 million Americans are expected to go somewhere for Christmas or New Year’s. Health Officials in New York are especially concerned about overseas travel following the discovery of a new, more infectious COVID-19 strain in the United Kingdom. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says the…

2020 Declared Deadliest Year, Fauci Says UK Virus Strain Likely Already in US

2020 is the deadliest year in U.S. history. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the nation will record more than 3.2 million deaths this year. That number makes up all health-related deaths with the more than 320,000 COVID-19 deaths added in. Health officials are also warning that the coronavirus pandemic is getting worse despite the arrival of two…

Dominion Voting Systems Employee Sues Trump Campaign

Dominion Voting Systems’ top employee is suing the Trump campaign and allies for defamation following the presidential election. Eric Coomer is the director of Product Strategy and Security for Dominion. He says the campaign and others have baselessly accused him of using his position to steal the election for president-elect Joe Biden. Even though Biden’s win has been certified and…

Long-Awaited Relief Bill Heads to Pres. Trump’s Desk

Long-awaited coronavirus relief money will soon be on the way to communities around the country after it is signed by President Trump. The $908 billion stimulus bill is now headed to President Trump for his signature. Both houses of Congress passed the legislation Monday night. Oklahoma Rep. Tom Cole, a Republican, says “We’ve come together. We’ve done something important. I…

Barr, Again, Refutes Claims of Election Fraud

U.S. Attorney General William Barr continues to push back against President Trump’s claims of election fraud. Two days before Barr is set to leave the administration after his resignation, he held a news conference. On investigating election fraud, he said, “If I thought a special counsel at this stage was the right tool and was appropriate, I, I would do-I…