US Election 2020

  • Georgia affirms Biden's victory as Trump attempts to undermine election
    DETROIT/WILMINGTON, Del., November 20 (Reuters): After a painstaking recount, Georgia officials confirmed on Thursday that President-elect Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump in the battleground state on Nov. 3, further narrowing the president's dubious effort to overturn the election results. The result of the six-day hand recount of the state's 5 million ballots had been widely expected, despite baseless allegations from Trump and his allies that Georgia's v
  • Trump fires top US election cybersecurity official who defended security of vote
    SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters): President Donald Trump on Tuesday fired top U.S. cybersecurity official Chris Krebs in a tweet, accusing him without evidence of making a "highly inaccurate" statement affirming the security of the Nov. 3 election. Trump has made unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud and refused to concede defeat to President-elect Joe Biden. His campaign has filed a flurry of lawsuits in battleground states, although election officials i
  • Trump still refusing to concede to Biden, inflaming supporters and delaying transition
    (Reuters): The transition to President-elect Joe Biden's administration remained in political limbo on Sunday, a day after tens of thousands of President Donald Trump's supporters poured into the nation's capital to echo his false claims of election fraud. Biden, the Democratic former vice president, has spent days huddled with advisers as he weighs whom to appoint to his cabinet, fields congratulatory calls from world leaders and maps out the policies he will pursu
  • Biden vows presidential vote count will continue
    WILMINGTON, Delaware, November 7 (Reuters): Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden vowed on Friday the vote count would continue as he took the lead in several battleground states and appeared poised to win the White House in the election, even as U.S. President Donald Trump remained defiant about the results. "Your vote will be counted. I don't care how hard people try to stop it. I will not let it happen," Biden told reporters and aides. He added that he wo
  • US Election 2020: Nagas weigh in as world awaits outcome
    Vishü Rita Krocha Kohima | November 4 The presidential election in the United States is going to impact the whole world as the leadership of the most powerful country in the world has a significant bearing on international affairs. Why it is important to us, Dr Tolto Metha asserts is because “Christianity came to us because of American evangelists and we are still rooted in our Christian faith because of them.” America, whose very foundation of the country was b