11 Senate Republicans say they will oppose Electoral College results Wednesday

Eleven Senate Republicans on Saturday announced that they will vote for objections to the Electoral College results Wednesday, when Congress convenes in a joint session to formally count the vote.  GOP Sens. Ted Cruz (Texas), Ron Johnson (Wis.), James Lankford (Okla.), Steve Daines (Mont.), John Kennedy(La.), Marsha Blackburn (Tenn.) and Mike Braun (Ind.) and Sens.-elect Cynthia Lummis (Wyo.), Roger Marshall(Kan.), Bill Hagerty (Tenn.) and Tommy Tuberville (Ala.) said in a joint statement that […]

With Trump Fading, Ukraine’s President Looks to a Reset With the U.S.

“They roped us in, but I think we behaved with dignity,” Volodymyr Zelensky said of his encounter with American politics. MOSCOW — Finally free of the shadow of President Trump, the president of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, is looking to put relations with the United States back on a sound footing with the incoming administration of President-elect […]

Biden Wins Electoral College to Cement Victory and Rebuff Trump

Joe Biden officially clinched the presidency after the Electoral College confirmed his victory Monday, capping a tumultuous period sparked by Donald Trump’s refusal to acknowledge he lost with the help of Republicans willing to support his unsubstantiated claims. Some Senate Republicans who had refused to recognize Biden’s overwhelming victory quickly started acknowledging that Trump lost […]

Senate GOP warns Biden against picking Sally Yates as attorney general

Top Republicans are warning against President-elect Joe Biden picking former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates to helm the Department of Justice (DOJ).  Yates has been floated as being on Biden’s shortlist to lead the DOJ, but Republicans are warning she would be a tough, if not impossible, confirmation fight.  “I think there’s plenty of people that he wouldn’t have […]

Giuliani says Trump team ‘not finished’ after Supreme Court defeat

Rudy Giuliani, President Trump’s personal attorney, indicated the president’s legal team will continue filing lawsuits to subvert the election results even after the Supreme Court shot down an effort to overturn the vote counts in four swing states. The vow comes after the high court dismissed a suit led by Texas, which was backed by 17 other states […]

Romney: ‘Madness’ for Republicans to challenge Electoral College vote

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) dismissed a push from fellow Republicans in the House who are mulling the idea of challenging the Electoral College vote in an effort to keep President Trump in office another four years.  “Madness,” Romney told reporters on Tuesday. “This is madness. We have a process. Recounts are appropriate. Going to the court is appropriate. Pursuing every legal […]

The End of the “Era of Populism”

The End of the “Era of Populism”   Victor Hvozd Doctor of Military Sciences   In early 2020, a series of world-class events, including the World Economic Forum in Davos and the Munich Security Conference, confirmed the fact of the growing chaos in international relations, which posed a critical threat to all mankind. Manifestations of the trend were […]

Putin At Loss About Connecting With New US Leadership

One of the few world leaders yet to acknowledge the outcome of the presidential election in the United States is Russian President Vladimir Putin. This procrastination is strikingly uncharacteristic: Putin, for instance, congratulated Maia Sandu the next day after her victory over incumbent and patently pro-Russian Igor Dodon in the recent presidential elections in Moldova […]

Someone tell Biden who Tikhanovskaya really is

To amplify her legend of someone supervised by the West, Tikhanovskaya is set to attend Joe Biden’s inauguration ceremony. A rather alarming statement recently came from “President Sveta,” Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, to the Belsat outlet, where she announced her upcoming meeting with the U.S. President-elect Joe Biden. According to Tikhanovskaya, Biden has sent her an invitation […]