Decision 2020

D.C. security ramps up ahead of inauguration

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – There are now physical signs to show that security in D.C. is tightening in anticipation of the upcoming inauguration. Workers are continuing to add the final touches to the inauguration stage at the U.S. Capitol. They are adorning …

Trump issues statement on transition of power

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Early Thursday morning, President Trump apparently committed to an orderly transfer of power. The move came moments after Congress certified the election of President-elect Joe Biden. White House Deputy Chief of Staff Dan Scavino released the following statement from …

Congress confirms Biden’s victory

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) Capitol Hill was quiet Thursday morning, one day after riots stopped the electoral vote count, sent lawmakers into hiding, and left four people dead, including one San Diego woman who was shot by police. Hours after Trump supporters …

Georgia’s Jon Ossoff wins Senate seat, NBC projects

WASHINGTON, D.C. — NBC is projecting a win for Democrat Jon Ossoff in the Georgia Senate runoff. Ossoff was running against Republican Senator David Perdue. In Georgia’s other Senate runoff race, Democratic challenger Raphael Warnock defeated Republican Senator Kelly Loeffler. The two …

Washington, D.C. braces for protests

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) — The nation’s capital is bracing for protests ahead of Wednesday’s electoral college certification of President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. Pro-Trump demonstrators have converged on Washington ahead of the ceremony. The protests are being fueled by the same misinformation …