Election 2020

Senator Murphy: Secure Capitol For Biden Inauguration

Jan 7, 2021
U.S. Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut.
Alex Brandon / AP

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut said Joe Biden should still hold a public Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol after Pro-Trump extremist staged a violent insurrection on Wednesday.

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.
Sait Serkan Gurbuz / AP

Connecticut is getting more than $50 million in funding for vaccine distribution from the latest federal COVID-19 relief package. U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut said the money is a win, but it’s not enough.

View Georgia Senate Results Live

Jan 5, 2021
M. Spencer Green / AP

Georgians are voting in two Senate runoff elections on Tuesday. Incumbent Republican Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue face Democratic challengers Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff. The races were too close to call in November and now their outcome determines the balance of power in the Senate. Follow the results live.


Vote Stickers
Matt Rourke / AP

The Electoral College meets in all 50 states on Monday. In New York and Connecticut, officials have decided, reluctantly, to hold the event in person, despite the rising rate of the coronavirus.

Republican Congressman Lee Zeldin of New York
J.D. Allen/WSHU News

U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin is one of two Republican members of Congress from New York who have joined in supporting a lawsuit brought by Texas officials seeking to overturn President-elect Joe Biden's victory in the presidential election.