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Officials anxiously await Sunday protests after a smattering of small pro-Trump demonstrations

Most protests are planned for Sunday, though some far-right activists have urged people to stay home, claiming the events are a “setup” to frame Trump supporters for violence.
  • Jan 16, 2021

Where Republicans in Congress stand on Trump’s false claim of winning the election

The Washington Post asked Republicans in Congress three questions. Who won the presidential election? Where do you stand on Trump's efforts to claim victory? Will you accept Joe Biden as the legitimately elected president? Here's what they said.
  • Dec 15, 2020

The Daily 202: America is in the middle of a child-care crisis

Congress has yet to pass significant legislation to specifically aid the child-care industry.
  • Jul 7, 2020

The Daily 202: Human rights groups sound alarm over government crackdowns during coronavirus

El Salvador’s president uses pandemic to launch crackdown on gangs.
  • Apr 29, 2020

The Daily 202: Joe Biden is putting the finishing touches on an immigration plan as he seeks to reassure Latinos

The former V.P. acknowledged that his coalitions director, a Latina, quit after expressing frustrations.
  • Dec 6, 2019