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  1. The Arizona G.O.P. Is Sticking With Trumpism, Whether Arizona Republicans Like It or Not Politics, Today

    Despite losing a Senate seat and seeing Joe Biden win the state, state party leaders in the land of Barry Goldwater and John McCain aren’t switching gears. They’re doubling down.

  2. The Next Trump Op Ed, Today

    There is no one quite like him in the Republican Party. So where should we look for the president’s inheritors?

  3. Joe Did It. But How? Op Ed, Today

    Biden’s campaign strategy put Democrats in agony. Here’s why it worked.

  4. Joe Did It. But How? Video, Today

    Biden’s campaign strategies often worried Democrats. But they worked.

  5. Why Rage Over the 2020 Election Could Last Well Past Trump National, Yesterday

    A vast majority of Americans do not approve of the riot at the Capitol. But experts warn that the widespread belief there was election fraud, while false, could have dangerous, lasting effects.

  6. Kevin McCarthy Finds That Charm Has Its Limits Op Ed, January 17

    Many people will not forgive the Republican House leader’s blatant acts to embrace and perpetuate dangerous lies that threatened democracy.

  7. Images From the Capitol Under Siege Editorial, January 16

    The usual bustle of lawmakers moving in and out of offices gave way to a horrific scene.

  8. Trump’s ‘Law and Order’: One More Deceptive Tactic Is Exposed Politics, January 16

    The president’s response to the riot at the Capitol underscored the ways he has twisted the phrase “law and order” over the past four years.

  9. Lankford Apologizes to Black Voters for Backing Trump’s Election Deceit Washington, January 15

    The Oklahoma senator, who is up for re-election in 2022, said he had not realized his objection to the election results would be seen as a direct attack on the voting rights of people of color.

  10. Atlanta Prosecutor Appears to Move Closer to Trump Inquiry Politics, January 15

    The Fulton County district attorney is weighing an inquiry into possible election interference and is said to be considering hiring an outside counsel.

  11. Photos of Trump ally who visited the White House capture notes about martial law. Politics, January 15

    President Trump, isolated and watching the clock count down on his time in the White House, spent some of it on Friday with the C.E.O. of MyPillow, Mike Lindell, who brought some notes with him.

  12. A Republican senator from Oklahoma apologizes to Black constituents for seeking to disenfranchise them. Politics, January 15

    Senator James Lankford said in a letter that he had never intended to “diminish the voice of any Black American” by questioning the election results. Still, he added, “I should have recognized how what I said and what I did could be interpreted by...

  13. North Korea Unveils New Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Foreign, January 15

    Days before President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s inauguration, the North made its latest demonstration of its nuclear might at a Pyongyang military parade.

  14. ‘Stop the Steal’ Didn’t Start With Trump Op Ed, January 15

    Mainstream Republicans and conservative commentators have been pushing the idea that Democrats can only win through fraud for decades.

  15. La conclusión predestinada de una presidencia en Español, January 15

    El segundo proceso de destitución al presidente Trump —en un Capitolio rodeado de tropas— parecía la culminación inevitable de cuatro años que dejan a una nación fracturada, molesta y sin sentido claro de identidad.

  16. After 2 Impeachments, Giuliani Vows to Continue His Fervor for Trump Washington, January 14

    White House officials are universally angry with Rudolph W. Giuliani and blame him for both of President Trump’s impeachments. But he remains one of few people still willing to join Mr. Trump in the foxhole.

  17. Abandon Trump? Deep in the G.O.P. Ranks, the MAGA Mind-Set Prevails Politics, January 14

    As President Trump prepares to exit the White House, his ideas, including falsehoods and conspiracy theories, continue to exert a gravitational pull among grass-roots G.O.P. officials.

  18. Trump Ignites a War Within the Church Op Ed, January 14

    After a week of Trumpist mayhem, white evangelicals wrestle with what they’ve become.

  19. They Used to Post Selfies. Now They’re Trying to Reverse the Election. Op Ed, January 14

    Right-wing influencers embraced extremist views, and Facebook rewarded them.

  20. Trump Impeached for Inciting Insurrection Washington, January 13

    President Trump became the first president to be impeached twice, after the House approved a single charge citing his role in whipping up a mob that stormed the Capitol. He faces a Senate trial that could disqualify him from future office.

  21. As His Predecessor Is Impeached, Biden Tries to Stay Above the Fray Washington, January 13

    The president-elect has long tried to keep from being sucked into President Trump’s dramas. He may find that posture hard to maintain when he takes office and the Senate puts Mr. Trump on trial.

  22. A Preordained Coda to a Presidency Washington, January 13

    The impeachment of President Trump for a second time — in a Capitol ringed by troops — seemed like the almost inevitable culmination of four years that left the nation fractured, angry and losing its sense of self.

  23. Under Heavy Pressure, Trump Releases Video Condemning Capitol Siege Washington, January 13

    The video was made public after President Trump was impeached a second time and after he told his supporters in the hours following the start of the riot last week that “we love you.”

  24. A Preordained Coda to a Presidency Washington, January 13

    The impeachment of President Trump for a second time — in a Capitol ringed by troops — seemed like the almost inevitable culmination of four years that left the nation fractured, angry and losing its sense of self.

  25. Pressure Mounts on Republicans to Buck Trump Amid Impeachment Battle Politics, January 13

    A lengthening list of blue-chip giants of corporate America are pledging to cut off funds to Republicans who opposed certifying the election, and Democrats are planning ad campaigns against them.

  26. ‘Estamos en una lucha del bien contra el mal’: cómo los cristianos evangélicos blancos se fusionaron con el extremismo de Trump en Español, January 13

    Una potente mezcla de agravio y fervor religioso ha impulsado el apoyo entre los leales a Trump, muchos de los cuales se describen como parte de una especie de guerra santa.

  27. El día que Mike Pence se hartó de Trump en Español, January 13

    Durante casi cuatro años, el vicepresidente se mordió la lengua frente a los impulsos de su jefe, algo que los críticos dicen que permitió lo peor del presidente. Así fue la semana en que resistió a los insultos y presiones de Trump.

  28. New York Post to Staff: Stay Away From CNN, MSNBC, New York Times and Washington Post Business, January 13

    As the Murdoch tabloid navigates a fraught political moment, high-level editors instructed reporters not to base articles on reporting by four news outlets that President Trump has falsely labeled “fake news.”

  29. New York Post to Staff: Stay Away From CNN, MSNBC, New York Times and Washington Post Business, January 13

    As the Murdoch tabloid navigates a fraught political moment, high-level editors instructed reporters not to base articles on reporting by four news outlets that President Trump has falsely labeled “fake news.”

  30. L’Amérique au bord de l’abîme Magazine, January 13

    Le regard d’un historien du fascisme et des atrocités en politique sur Trump, la foule partisane et ce à quoi il faut s’attendre.

  31. A Trump-aligned pick for U.S. attorney in Georgia dismissed the president’s claims of election fraud. Washington, January 13

    “There’s just nothing to them,” the acting top prosecutor, Bobby L. Christine, said of the claims according to a recording of a conference call.

  32. Trump Is the Republican Party’s Past and Its Future Op Ed, January 13

    Donald Trump is not an aberration but a blueprint.

  33. McConnell Privately Backs Impeachment as House Moves to Charge Trump Washington, January 12

    The House formally called on Vice President Mike Pence to move to wrest power from the president, as Republican support built for impeaching him of inciting violence against the nation.

  34. Pence Reached His Limit With Trump. It Wasn’t Pretty. Washington, January 12

    After four years of tongue-biting silence that critics say enabled the president’s worst instincts, the vice president would not yield to the pressure and name-calling from his boss.

  35. In Georgia, Trump’s Attacks on Election Still Haunt Republicans Politics, January 12

    In the aftermath of President Trump’s efforts to subvert the election, state officials face harassment and threats, and a district attorney is weighing an inquiry into the president’s actions.

  36. Trump Is Blowing Apart the G.O.P. God Bless Him. Op Ed, January 12

    There still will be a place for principled Republicans.

  37. Trump Seeks Respite in Texas, Where G.O.P. Allies Face Pressure National, January 12

    In visiting the border, Mr. Trump hoped to change the focus from a mob attack on the U.S. Capitol. But Texas is also reeling from the turmoil in Washington.

  38. As Corporate America Flees Trump, MyPillow’s C.E.O. Stands by Him Business, January 12

    Since the siege on the Capitol, Mike Lindell, a strong supporter of President Trump, has continued advertising heavily while repeating misinformation about the election and the attack.

  39. Impeachment Isn’t the Only Option Against Trump Op Ed, January 12

    Congress can invoke its constitutional power to bar the president from holding office again.

  40. How the Republican Party Could Break Op Ed, January 12

    After the Capitol Hill riot, the divide between reality and fantasy may become too wide to bridge.

  41. How White Evangelical Christians Fused With Trump Extremism National, January 11

    A potent mix of grievance and religious fervor has turbocharged the support among Trump loyalists, many of whom describe themselves as participants in a kind of holy war.

  42. House Sets Impeachment Vote to Charge Trump With Incitement Washington, January 11

    Democrats are planning a Tuesday vote to formally call on the vice president to wrest power from President Trump and a Wednesday impeachment vote if he does not.

  43. State Capitols ‘on High Alert,’ Fearing More Violence National, January 11

    Officials around the country are bracing for any spillover from last week’s violent assault on the U.S. Capitol. State legislatures already have become targets for protesters in recent days.

  44. Fractured by Trump, the G.O.P. Can’t Agree on a Way Back to Power Politics, January 11

    Many Republican leaders and strategists want to prepare the party for a post-Trump future. But the pro-Trump voter base has other ideas.

  45. Impeach Trump Again Editorial, January 11

    It is a dark day for the nation when the president’s behavior forces Congress to hold him accountable.

  46. To Understand This Chaotic Transition, Rewind to the Last One Interactive, January 11

    The handoff from Obama to Trump was fraught and unprecedented in ways the public didn’t see at the time. It was a prelude to so much that followed.

  47. U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Ukrainians Linked to Giuliani for Election Disinformation Washington, January 11

    The Treasury Department accused seven Ukrainians of working with a Russian agent “to spread misleading and unsubstantiated allegations” about President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.

  48. Never Forget What Ted Cruz Did Op Ed, January 11

    The senator has been able to use his Ivy League pedigree as a cudgel. After last week, his credentials should condemn him.

  49. Why We Are Introducing an Article of Impeachment Op Ed, January 11

    One of the authors of the impeachment article against President Trump makes his case.

  50. Inside the Billion-Dollar War Against Right-Wing Conspiracists Op Ed, January 11

    John Poulos is the C.E.O. of Dominion Voting Systems. His $1.3 billion suit against an ex-Trump lawyer might be the “first step” in a powerful fight against actual fake news.

  51. House Moves to Force Trump Out, Vowing Impeachment if Pence Won’t Act Washington, January 10

    Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House would formally call on Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment to strip President Trump of power, and move to impeach the president if he refused.

  52. Incitement to Riot? What Trump Told Supporters Before Mob Stormed Capitol Washington, January 10

    Here is a closer look at what the president said at a rally of his supporters, which is a central focus of the impeachment case being prepared against him.

  53. Impeach and Convict Trump. Congress Must Defend Itself. Op Ed, January 10

    Trump’s incitement of a riot is a violation of the separation of powers that threatens the foundation of the Republic.

  54. Despite Chaos and Big Losses, Republicans Still Control Most of Georgia Politics, January 10

    Democrats had huge breakthroughs in winning the presidential vote and two Senate runoff elections. But power in the state’s government largely remains in the hands of Republicans.

  55. Despite Chaos and Big Losses, Republicans Still Control Most of Georgia National, January 10

    Democrats had huge breakthroughs in winning the presidential vote and two Senate runoff elections. But power in the state’s government largely remains in the hands of Republicans.

  56. ‘Our President Wants Us Here’: The Mob That Stormed the Capitol Investigative, January 9

    They came from around the country with different affiliations — QAnon, Proud Boys, elected officials, everyday Americans — united by one allegiance.

  57. Georgia Officials Reveal Third Trump Call Seeking to Influence Election Results National, January 9

    In a December call, President Trump told a Georgia election investigator that the official would be a “national hero” for finding evidence of fraud. White House officials’ pressure on the federal prosecutor in Atlanta to resign was also revealed.

  58. Graham Swarmed by Trump Supporters at National Airport Video, January 9

    Senator Lindsey Graham, Republican of South Carolina, was accosted at Reagan National Airport by supporters of President Trump after he failed to uphold Mr. Trump’s false claims of election fraud.

  59. The Myth of American Innocence Editorial, January 9

    The Capitol attack shows the danger of forgetting America’s history.

  60. Facing Backlash, Republicans Confront Trump’s Effect on Their Party Washington, January 9

    In encounters with their constituents this week, Republican lawmakers have grappled with the consequences of their yearslong alliance with President Trump: an angry, misinformed base.

  61. The G.O.P.’s New Distancing Policy Politics, January 9

    After years of excusing or ignoring President Trump’s most inflammatory rhetoric, many Republicans are backing away at the last minute.

  62. Trump’s Legacy: Voters Who Reject Democracy and Any Politics but Their Own Politics, January 9

    The mob attack on the Capitol, and interviews with Trump voters this week, show that the president’s subversion of democratic values will have enduring influence within the Republican Party.

  63. In Capital, a G.O.P. Crisis. At the R.N.C. Meeting, a Trump Celebration. Politics, January 8

    Party members at a gathering of the Republican National Committee endorsed President Trump as the man to lead the party forward, ignoring the turmoil in Washington.

  64. Hawley Faces Blowback for Role in Challenging Election Results Washington, January 8

    The junior senator from Missouri drew widespread condemnation but defended his decision to object to Congress’s certification of the election results.

  65. Antifa falsehood tops list of misinformation after Capitol rampage. Technology, January 8

    Here are the top false and misleading narratives on social media, as compiled by Zignal Labs.

  66. Running Out the Clock on Trump Is Cowardly and Dangerous Op Ed, January 8

    Forget the 25th Amendment. It’s Congress that was attacked and Congress that must act.

  67. How New York’s Representatives Voted After the Capitol Riot Metro, January 8

    When the state's representatives and senators in Washington returned, four voted to sustain objections to the presidential election.

  68. Capitol Attack Leads Democrats to Demand That Trump Leave Office Washington, January 7

    The White House was propelled deeper into crisis as officials resigned in protest and prominent Republicans broke with the president after he incited a mob that assaulted Congress.

  69. Capitol Attack Leads Democrats to Demand That Trump Leave Office Washington, January 7

    The White House was propelled deeper into crisis as officials resigned in protest and prominent Republicans broke with the president after he incited a mob that assaulted Congress.

  70. Trump siempre ha sido un lobo disfrazado de lobo en Español, January 7

    Al respaldar al presidente de manera incondicional, las élites republicanas ayudaron a que sucediera el asalto al Capitolio.

  71. Did the Capitol Attack Break the President’s Spell? Op Ed, January 7

    Either the beginning of the end for Trump, or America.

  72. Trump Pledges Orderly Transfer of Power Video, January 7

    President Trump said a day after a mob stormed the Capitol that a “new administration” would be sworn in after a “smooth, orderly, seamless transition of power.”

  73. We’ve Seen the Ugly Truth About America Op Ed, January 7

    But if the Democrats dare to use their power, a brave new world might be possible.

  74. How Trump’s Allies Are Still Defending Him: Denial, Deflection, Disinformation Politics, January 7

    They falsely claimed President Trump had no role in spurring the assault on the Capitol. They resorted to false equivalencies. Some even questioned whether the mob was an anti-Trump “false flag.”

  75. ¿Fue un intento de golpe? No exactamente, pero tampoco ha terminado en Español, January 7

    Los expertos dicen que las acciones recientes del presidente Trump y sus seguidores son más difíciles de detener que un golpe de Estado y ofrecen como ejemplo los retrocesos democráticos de países como Turquía y Venezuela.

  76. It Wasn’t Strictly a Coup Attempt. But It’s Not Over, Either. Foreign, January 7

    Experts say recent actions by President Trump and his loyalists are harder to stop than a coup — citing anti-democratic slides in Turkey and Venezuela as closer examples.

  77. An Assault on the Capitol Podcasts, January 7

    A mob incited by President Trump stormed into Congress, disrupting the certification of Joe Biden’s election victory. We hear from our colleagues who were inside the building.

  78. If You Were on This App, You Saw the Mob Coming Op Ed, January 7

    Parler is a go-to social media site for the right, with users calling to “burn D.C. to the ground.” The C.E.O., John Matze, says it’s not his job to police speech.

  79. Trump Has Always Been a Wolf in Wolf’s Clothing Op Ed, January 7

    By enabling the president anyway, Republican elites helped make the storming of the Capitol possible.

  80. Biden Denounces Storming of Capitol as a ‘Dark Moment’ in Nation’s History Washington, January 6

    The president-elect said the violence “borders on sedition” and made clear he viewed President Trump as responsible for inciting his supporters with baseless claims the election was stolen.

  81. ‘Be There. Will Be Wild!’: Trump All but Circled the Date Investigative, January 6

    Inside Trump supporters’ online echo chambers, the chaos of Jan. 6 could be seen coming. People posted their plans to come to Washington — and showed the weapons they would carry.

  82. ‘Protesters Are in The Building’: How an Electoral Count Turned Into Chaos Video, January 6

    As Congress met to certify the election results, President Trump held a simultaneous rally. Watch these moments unfold side by side to see how his speech incited a mob that broke into the Capitol.

  83. Lo primero que se escuchó en el Capitolio fue el sonido de la turba en Español, January 6

    Poco después de que el senador Mitch McConnell advirtió a sus colegas republicanos que sus esfuerzos por revertir la elección sumirían a la democracia estadounidense en una “espiral de muerte”, el miedo se apoderó de la cámara del Senado.

  84. Twitter and Facebook Lock Trump’s Accounts After Violence on Capitol Hill Business, January 6

    The moves came after critics and even some allies of the social media companies said they had failed to prevent the misinformation that led to chaos on Wednesday.

  85. Business Leaders Condemn Violence on Capitol Hill: ‘This Is Sedition’ Business, January 6

    Hours after supporters of President Trump stormed the Capitol, industry groups and C.E.O.s called for an end to the chaos.

  86. How a Pro-Trump Mob Stormed the U.S. Capitol Interactive, January 6

    Hundreds of people barreled past fence barricades and clashed with police officers in an attempt to disrupt the certification of the Electoral College results.

  87. Trump’s Real Claim to Fame Op Ed, January 6

    When it comes to the president, there can never be enough losing.

  88. Impeach and Convict. Right Now. Op Ed, January 6

    Trump is too dangerous to leave in office for even another minute.

  89. Trump Told Crowd ‘You Will Never Take Back Our Country With Weakness’ Washington, January 6

    As Congress prepared to certify the victory of his successor, President Trump railed against the election and helped set in motion hours of violence.

  90. Trump Told Crowd ‘You Will Never Take Back Our Country With Weakness’ Washington, January 6

    As Congress prepared to certify the victory of his successor, President Trump railed against the election and helped set in motion hours of violence.

  91. ‘This Is Still The People’s House,’ Pence Declares After Mob Storms Capitol Video, January 6

    Vice President Mike Pence reconvened lawmakers to count Electoral College votes hours after Trump supporters disrupted the previous session.

  92. Trump Is to Blame for Capitol Attack Editorial, January 6

    The president incited his followers to violence. There must be consequences.

  93. Disturbios y violencia en el Capitolio: el fin de la era Trump en Español, January 6

    Luego de que el presidente Trump incitó a sus seguidores para que no aceptaran su derrota electoral, los partidarios iracundos irrumpieron en el Capitolio, suspendiendo la validación de las elecciones y protagonizando el violento final de su presidencia.

  94. Inside the Capitol, the Sound of the Mob Came First Washington, January 6

    Not long after Senator Mitch McConnell warned his Republican colleagues that their efforts to overturn an election would send democracy into a “death spiral,” fear surged through the Senate chamber.

  95. Donald Trump’s Last Picture Show Culture, January 6

    The Capitol mob had reason to believe the president would be watching them. For the rest of us, it was a horror story.

  96. Inside the Capitol, the Sound of the Mob Came First U.S., January 6

    Not long after Senator Mitch McConnell warned his Republican colleagues that their efforts to overturn an election would send democracy into a “death spiral,” fear surged through the Senate chamber.

  97. A Mob and the Breach of Democracy: The Violent End of the Trump Era Washington, January 6

    Those who warned of worst-case scenarios under President Trump — only to be dismissed as alarmists — found some of their darkest fears realized in the storming of the Capitol on Wednesday.

  98. Trump Incites Rioters Op Ed, January 6

    The president may use the language of patriotism, but these are the actions of Benedict Arnold.

  99. The ‘Horrifying Events’ at the Capitol Letters, January 6

    A reader reacts: “This should mark the end of the Trump presidency, before he can cause more damage.”

  100. The Pro-Trump Movement Was Always Headed Here Editorial, January 6

    For years, professional grifters, trolls, true believers and political opportunists have sowed conspiratorial lies. We are now witnessing the reaping.

  101. Senator Mitt Romney Is Heckled While Traveling to D.C. Express, January 6

    The senator was confronted in the airport and on a flight to Washington by supporters of President Trump, some of whom chanted “traitor” at him.

  102. No olvidemos nunca los nombres de quienes intentaron el primer golpe de Estado legislativo en Estados Unidos en Español, January 6

    Esta vez fallaron, pero su deslealtad al país, la Constitución y sus valores es evidente.

  103. Vote Certification Proceedings Restart After Siege at Capitol: Reporter Analysis Interactive, January 6

    The debate in Congress to certify President-elect Joe Biden’s Electoral College victory has renewed hours after the proceeding was disrupted by a pro-Trump mob storming the Capitol. We covered the evening’s events as they unfolded.

  104. In Day of Violence, Pro-Trump Mob Storms Capitol, Disrupting Electoral Count Washington, January 6

    A normally ceremonial ritual in Congress exploded into chaos as protesters, egged on by President Trump, forced their way into the Capitol to stop the counting of electoral votes to confirm President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory.

  105. Have Trump’s Lies Wrecked Free Speech? Op Ed, January 6

    A debate has broken out over whether the once-sacrosanct constitutional protection of the First Amendment has become a threat to democracy.

  106. With One Presidential Phone Call, QAnon Shows Its Power Op Ed, January 6

    The sprawling online conspiracy network is at the center of Trump’s attempt to overturn the election.

  107. Warnock Beats Loeffler in Georgia Senate Race Politics, January 5

    The victory is a landmark breakthrough for African-Americans in politics. Mr. Warnock becomes the first Black Democrat to be elected to the Senate from the South.

  108. Un ataque a la democracia desde el interior de la Casa Blanca en Español, January 6

    El intento del presidente Trump para revertir las elecciones que perdió ha trascendido la mera descarga de agravios y corre el riesgo de dañar la democracia estadounidense que está encargado de defender.

  109. Pence Said to Have Told Trump He Lacks Power to Change Election Result Washington, January 5

    A day before he presides over a joint session of Congress to ratify Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory, the vice president tried to lower the president’s expectations while seeking ways to mollify him.

  110. You Think This Is Chaos? The Election of 1876 Was Worse Washington, January 5

    As President Trump pushes Congress to block certification of President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory, his Republican allies look to the showdown on Capitol Hill a century and a half ago as a model.

  111. Biden to Tap More Former Obama Officials for Top National Security Jobs Washington, January 5

    The president-elect is turning to trusted former colleagues to manage complex negotiations with Iran and Russia.

  112. Pro-Trump Protesters to Gather Amid Fears of Violence Washington, January 5

    With a grand stage, video monitors and a planned presidential appearance, pro-Trump demonstrators will condemn Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory with a planned show of force.

  113. Lawyer on Trump Election Call Quits Firm After Uproar Washington, January 5

    The law firm, Foley & Lardner, had distanced itself from Cleta Mitchell after a recording of the call revealed she helped the president pressure Georgia elections officials.

  114. Never Forget the Names of These Republicans Attempting a Coup Op Ed, January 5

    This time they’ll fail. But their disloyalty to America is clear.

  115. ‘This Vote Matters More Than Anything’: Ballots Are Cast in High-Stakes Runoffs National, January 5

    The stakes were clear: This vote could help set the country’s direction for the next two years. Some wanted a Senate that would back Joe Biden. Others sought a “balance of power.”

  116. Republicans Plan to Force at Least Three Votes to Invalidate Biden’s Election Washington, January 5

    The challenges will transform the normally routine electoral count by Congress into an hourslong spectacle that has already divided Republicans, who are all but certain to fail to change the results.

  117. What to Expect When Congress Meets to Certify Biden’s Victory Interactive, January 5

    A normally perfunctory joint session will be more dramatic than usual on Wednesday as some Republican lawmakers plan to object to the electoral vote count. Their effort, based on spurious claims of widespread voter fraud, is all but certain to fail.

  118. Trump Still Says He Won. What Happens Next? Editorial, January 5

    A republic works only when the losers of elections accept the results and the legitimacy of their opponents.

  119. Rumored Trump Trip to Scottish Golf Course Ruled Out of Bounds Foreign, January 5

    Scotland’s first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has shot down a supposed plan for the president to pass the Biden inauguration at his Turnberry links.

  120. El dilema de Pence: entre la Constitución y su jefe en Español, January 5

    El vicepresidente presidirá la sesión del miércoles cuando el Congreso se reúna para ratificar la victoria de Joe Biden. El presidente Trump todavía parece tener la esperanza de que su leal número dos cambie el resultado.

  121. What Republicans Might Gain if They Lose Georgia Op Ed, January 5

    They have survived Trump for the last four years. But disentangling from him might get easier if his latest sabotage succeeds.

  122. Can Only Republicans Legitimately Win Elections? Op Ed, January 5

    Trump and many of the G.O.P.’s leaders seem to think so, with ominous consequences for the future.

  123. Will the Democrats Win in Georgia? Op Ed, January 5

    The growth of the Atlanta area and the efforts to protect African-Americans’ voting rights have transformed the state’s political landscape.

  124. As Georgians Prepare to Vote, Trump Interference Draws Rebuke Politics, January 4

    A top election official condemned President Trump’s baseless attacks on voting integrity, as the president and Joe Biden rallied support for their candidates in the crucial Senate runoffs.

  125. Republicans, Fearing Trump’s Wrath, Splinter Over Bid to Overturn Election Washington, January 4

    Facing a consequential test, Republicans staked out dueling positions over whether to join an insurgency in their ranks pushing to invalidate President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory

  126. Trump, in Georgia Before Tuesday’s Election, Can’t Let Go of the Last One Washington, January 4

    At a rally that was supposed to bolster the fortunes of two Republican runoff candidates, the president instead turned the event into a lecture filled with conspiracy theories and personal attacks.

  127. A Georgia election official debunked Trump’s claims of voter fraud, point by point. Business, January 4

    Here are the explanations from the official, Gabriel Sterling, that rebut more than a dozen of the president’s false assertions.

  128. With Objection to Biden’s Win, Josh Hawley Puts His Party in a Bind Washington, January 4

    The Republican senator from Missouri said he wanted to draw attention to problems with election laws. But critics insist his bid has more to do with serving his own political ambitions.

  129. To Defend Democracy, Investigate Trump Op Ed, January 4

    There needs to be a cost to trying to overthrow an election.

  130. Pence’s Choice: Side With the Constitution or His Boss Washington, January 4

    The vice president will preside on Wednesday when Congress convenes to ratify Joe Biden’s victory. President Trump still seems to hold out hope that his loyal No. 2 could change the outcome.

  131. Trump Lawyer on Call Is a Conservative Firebrand Aiding His Push to Overturn Election Washington, January 4

    Cleta Mitchell had been quietly helping President Trump’s attempt to subvert the election results when the recording of him pressuring Georgia elections officials was revealed.

  132. Pence’s Choice: Side With the Constitution or His Boss Washington, January 4

    The vice president will preside on Wednesday when Congress convenes to ratify Joe Biden’s victory. President Trump still seems to hold out hope that his loyal No. 2 could change the outcome.

  133. Trump’s Push to Undo Election Result Divides His Media Allies Business, January 4

    The hosts of “Fox & Friends” warn of “anarchy” and say they have not seen evidence of fraud, while a Fox News colleague, Mark Levin, says the Constitution is being “destroyed” by Democrats and the media.

  134. An Insurgency From Inside the Oval Office Washington, January 4

    President Trump’s effort to overturn the election he lost has gone beyond mere venting of grievances at the risk of damaging the very American democracy he is charged with defending.

  135. Trump Wants to ‘Find’ Votes in Georgia Letters, January 4

    Readers decry the president’s phone call to Georgia’s secretary of state and efforts in Congress to overturn the Electoral College vote.

  136. An Insurgency From Inside the Oval Office Washington, January 4

    President Trump’s effort to overturn the election he lost has gone beyond mere venting of grievances at the risk of damaging the very American democracy he is charged with defending.

  137. Al teléfono, Trump presionó a un funcionario de Georgia para ‘encontrar’ votos que anularan las elecciones en Español, January 4

    El presidente hizo una vaga alusión a un “delito penal” cuando presionaba al secretario de Estado Brad Raffensperger, según una grabación de la llamada.

  138. Phone Calls, Texts and Tinder — Georgia Campaigns Court Young Voters National, January 4

    As vast resources and hundreds of millions of dollars have been pumped into Georgia for the Senate runoffs, few groups have been as vigorously pursued as the state’s young voters.

  139. Republicans Begin New Congress Feuding Over Bid to Overturn Election Washington, January 3

    With President Trump ratcheting up his efforts to cling to power, the party has split over whether to back him, posing a major political test.

  140. Transcript: President Trump’s Phone Call With Georgia Election Officials Washington, January 3

    The president pressured Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger to overturn the results of the election in an hourlong phone conversation. Here is a transcript of the audio recording.

  141. Highlights of Trump’s Call With the Georgia Secretary of State Washington, January 3

    The president pressed the secretary, Brad Raffensperger, to “find” enough ballots for him to overturn the election.

  142. Biden Plans Minimalist Trip From Capitol to White House on Inauguration Day Washington, January 3

    Joe Biden’s inaugural committee suggested the traditional crowd-lined ride down Pennsylvania Avenue would be replaced by a “virtual parade.”

  143. Trump Repeats Debunked Election Claims in Call With Georgia Official Washington, January 3

    The president recited a number of viral online falsehoods involving dead voters, Dominion voting machines, shredded ballots and a water leak, among other baseless claims of fraud.

  144. Trump Repeats Debunked Election Claims in Call With Georgia Official Washington, January 3

    The president recited a number of viral online falsehoods involving dead voters, Dominion voting machines, shredded ballots and a water leak, among other baseless claims of fraud.

  145. Once a Foe of Trump, Cruz Leads a Charge to Reverse His Election Loss Washington, January 3

    The Texas Republican was once the victim of President Trump’s false claims of election fraud. Now he is perpetuating them.

  146. Trump Call to Georgia Official Might Violate State and Federal Law Washington, January 3

    The president’s demand for action to overturn the result of the election in the state raised questions about whether he violated election fraud statutes, lawyers said, though a charge is unlikely.

  147. Trump, in Taped Call, Pressured Georgia Official to ‘Find’ Votes to Overturn Election Washington, January 3

    The president vaguely warned of a “criminal offense” as he pressured Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger in the call, according to an audio recording.

  148. Asian-American Voters Can Help Decide Elections. But for Which Party? Politics, January 3

    They surged to the polls in 2020 and could help swing the Georgia Senate runoffs. Activists and experts say it is long past time for both Democrats and Republicans to pursue them.

  149. Pence Welcomes Futile Bid by G.O.P. Lawmakers to Overturn Election Washington, January 2

    Vice President Mike Pence signaled his support as 11 Republican senators and senators-elect said that they would vote to reject President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory.

  150. Trump Calls Georgia Senate Races ‘Illegal and Invalid’ Politics, January 1

    President Trump continued his assault on election integrity, baselessly claiming the presidential results and the Senate runoffs in Georgia were both invalid — which could complicate G.O.P. efforts to motivate voters.