Politics

Biden: ‘We’ll get our lives back’

(NBC News) – President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday offered hope in a challenging time in a Thanksgiving address to the nation. “I know we can and we will beat this virus. America’s not going to lose this war – we’ll get our …

Trump pardons Michael Flynn

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump pardoned his former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. The president tweeted the announcement Wednesday, saying he has granted Flynn a “full pardon,” then later congratulated him and wished him a “fantastic Thanksgiving.” The former Trump advisor …

Governor Kate Brown holds briefing on COVID-19

Oregon Governor Kate Brown will hold a press conference to discuss the state’s coronavirus response as well as health and safety measures that will take effect following the current two-week freeze. Brown is scheduled to go live at 1:30 p.m. on November …

Biden to deliver Thanksgiving address

(NBC News) – President-elect Joe Biden will deliver a Thanksgiving message to America Wednesday. On Tuesday his nominees for Secretary of State, United Nations Ambassador and other key roles presented a united front against President Trump’s “America First” policies. “We need to …

Biden introduces several cabinet picks

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The White House transition is formally moving ahead as President-elect Joe Biden introduces some of the cabinet members he’s selected to take office with him in 57 days. President Trump is grudgingly allowing the process to move forward …

Pennsylvania certifies election results

HARRISBURG, Penn. (NBC)  – Pennsylvania’s secretary of state has certified the election, with the commonwealth’s 20 electoral votes going to Joe Biden. Kathy Boockvar’s office confirmed votes were submitted by all 67 counties late Monday. Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf, a Democrat, tweeted: …

Presidential transition officially begins

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – Weeks after election day, the Trump administration, has lifted the main road block that prevented the official transition efforts of President-elect Joe Biden. While insisting his legal challenges aimed at overturning the election results continue and he …

Michigan election results certified

LANSING, Mich. – It’s over in Michigan. Election certification passed three to zero. With all 83 counties having already voted to certify their results, the Board of State Canvassers had what was called a “ministerial” duty to certify the results at the …

Biden names first cabinet picks

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – President-elect Joe Biden announced his first cabinet picks Monday, with a focus on national security. The foreign policy and national security picks reflect both experience and promises of diversity. They include the first Latino to head the …