If Donald Trump wants to blame any group for ruining his election prospects, he’ll have to blame minorities. The Biden-Harris ticket got the votes of 92% of Black women and 85% of Black men.
Among the questions suddenly brought to the fore by Joe Biden’s victory is this constitutional brainteaser: Can President Donald Trump pardon himself?
Biden said business and labor leaders had signalled willingness to work together to bolster the pandemic-battered US economy but stressed COVID-19 first must be brought under control.
Trump accused 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.
President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden made a last-ditch push for votes in battleground states on Monday as their campaigns prepared for post-election disputes that could prolong a divisive presidential election.
If Joe Biden wins the presidency this week, he could owe part of his victory to a small but surprising constituency: disaffected Republicans who abandoned President Donald Trump.
Heading into Tuesday’s US general election, speculation was rife as to whether a Joe Biden victory might herald a big leftward shift, or what kind of chaos a second term for President Donald Trump would bring.
Global stock markets and US futures rose on Tuesday on investor hopes that a possible victory by challenger Joe Biden in the American presidential election might lead to more economic stimulus.
If populism, authoritarianism, racism, vulgarity, misogyny and all the dismal rest of it slipped in through America’s back door four years ago, then that is how it will leave again.