Trump Pledges 'Orderly Transition' After Congress Affirms Biden WinPresident Trump acknowledged his loss in the November 3 election for the first time overnight Thursday and said there "will be an orderly transition on January 20th."
Indiana Sen. Todd Young Will Vote To Certify President-Elect Joe Biden's Electoral College Win; Says 'Congress Must Fulfill Its Role'"I will uphold my Constitutional duty and certify the will of the states as presented. The people voted and the Electoral College voted. Congress must fulfill its role in turn," Young said.
Rainn Wilson, The Office Star, Asks New Trier High School For Class Election RecountRainn Wilson took to Twitter to ask New Trier High School for a vote recount for a class election.
Stimulus Package Update: When Will The Checks Start Arriving?President Trump signed the $900 billion COVID relief bill into law Sunday, clearing the way for another round of stimulus checks and additional unemployment benefits.
Illinois Electors Cast All 20 Votes For Joe Biden For President"It's my fervent hope that we are indeed seeing the dawn of a very bright new day," elector Julia Kennedy Beckman, of Darien, said as she cast her vote.
Pritzker Slams 2 GOP Illinois Congressmen For Joining Texas Lawsuit Asking Supreme Court To Overturn Biden's Election Win"I don’t know why they would sign on, except for apparently undying commitment and loyalty to a failed president," Pritzker said.
Dow Jones Tops 30,000 For First Time Ever As Biden Transition Points To More Stable FutureThe Dow Jones crossed the 30,000 threshold for the first time ever Tuesday, fueled by news that suggests a more stable economy in the near future.
President Donald Trump Pursues Recount Of 2 Liberal Wisconsin CountiesThe recounts in Milwaukee and Dane counties could begin as soon as Thursday and must be done by Dec. 1.
Obama Memoir Confronts Role His Presidency Played In Republican Obstructionism And Trump's Rise"It was as if my very presence in the White House had triggered a deep-seated panic, a sense that the natural order had been disrupted," Obama writes.
'God Bless America. We Did It': Jubilant Biden Supporters Crowd Chicago Streets After Former VP's Projected Win Over President TrumpHundreds descended on Trump Tower, as trucks blocked off traffic in the area, and police officers stood by watching a combination of party, protest, and patriotism.
'Truly Elated' Mayor Lori Lightfoot Celebrates After Joe Biden Projected To Win Presidency; 'Make No Mistake: America Is Back'“I believe very deeply that we are a country with a generous and compassionate heart, and we will soon have leadership in the White House that reflects those values,” Lightfoot said.