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Inside the U.S. Capitol at the height of the siege
At 2:12 p.m. on Jan. 6, supporters of President Trump began climbing through a window they had smashed on the northwest side of the U.S. Capitol. “Go! Go!
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Trump's farewell message, fact-checked
President Trump released a recorded farewell message that contained several falsehoods on Jan. 19. He is not attending the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
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As Senate trial remains in flux, lawmakers slam Trump
Democrats and Republicans recalled personal experiences of the Capitol riots and discussed the next steps in President Trump's impeachment trial on Jan. 17. Read more: wapo.st/35NY1aR.
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WATCH LIVE | Tom Hanks hosts TV special celebrating Biden’s inauguration
Tom Hanks will host "Celebrating America," a TV special featuring several celebrities commemorating the inauguration of President Biden and Vice President Harris.
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Trump is impeached, again | Impeachment This Week
Donald Trump is the first president in U.S. history to be impeached twice. A week after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol, the House passed one article of impeachment, for inciting an insurrection.
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Late-night hosts bid farewell to Trump, welcome America's 'brand new dad'
President Biden and Vice President Harris were sworn in on Jan. 20, just hours after former president Donald Trump left the White House. Here's what late-night hosts had to say.
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Downtown D.C. is a fortress as inauguration nears
The heart of the nation’s capital has become a maze of fences, concrete barriers and security checkpoints ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Jan. 20.
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Navalny is detained upon returning to Moscow for first time since poisoning
The Washington Post is with Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on the plane taking him to Moscow from Berlin on Jan. 17, five months after a near-fatal poisoning.
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This is how D.C. welcomed President Biden on inauguration day
Visitors and D.C., residents found ways to celebrate the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris under a security lockdown on Jan. 20.
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WATCH: Pelosi holds weekly news conference
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi holds a news conference following the second impeachment of President Trump for “incitement of insurrection.” Read more: wapo.st/2XK7vzm.
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McConnell says Trump ‘provoked’ the Capitol mob
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Jan. 19 said that President Trump “and other powerful people” fed “lies” to the mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
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WATCH: White House to hold second daily news briefing
White House press secretary Jen Psaki is expected to speak to reporters on Jan. 21, one day after President Biden's inauguration.
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How Biden and D.C. are preparing for an inauguration like no other
President-elect Joe Biden’s Inauguration is happening amid a pandemic, security threats and tension between the shifting administrations. Sen.
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Biden hosts vigil for coronavirus victims
President-elect Joe Biden attended a vigil for coronavirus victims the evening before his inauguration on Jan. 19.
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WATCH: Biden delivers remarks on planned coronavirus response
President Biden and Vice President Harris are expected to deliver remarks regarding the administration's future plans to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Read more: wapo.st/3qLPnSp.
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Biden White House holds briefing for reporters on Inauguration Day - 1/20 (FULL LIVE STREAM)
White House press secretary Jen Psaki spoke to reporters on Jan. 20, just hours after President Biden's inaugural ceremony. Read more: wapo.st/393oeUE.
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WATCH: Biden to deliver remarks before leaving for D.C.
President-elect Joe Biden is expected to deliver remarks before boarding a plane to D.C. on the day before his inauguration. Read more: wapo.st/35S7zBA.
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Biden in tears as he says goodbye to Delaware
An emotional President-elect Joe Biden spoke about his love for Delaware at Major Beau Biden Delaware National Guard HQ on Jan. 19, named for his late son. Read more: wapo.st/35S7zBA.
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WATCH: Pelosi holds weekly news conference
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) holds her weekly news conference. Read more: wapo.st/3qLPnSp.
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Inauguration Day, in 3 minutes
President Biden and Vice President Kamala D. Harris were sworn in, just hours after the 45th president, Donald Trump, left the White House on Jan. 20.
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Trump administration delivered fraction of promised coronavirus vaccine doses
For months, the Trump administration promised to deliver as much as 100 million coronavirus vaccine doses by the New Year. It will ultimately deliver a fraction of that.
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WATCH: Senate hearing to consider Pete Buttigieg as Biden's transportation secretary
The Senate Commerce Committee meets to consider Pete Buttigieg's nomination as transportation secretary for President Biden's administration. Read more: wapo.st/3929Zzy.
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WATCH: Senate hearing to consider Janet Yellen as Biden's Secretary of Treasury
The Senate Finance Committee meets to consider Janet L. Yellen's nomination as Secretary of the Treasury for President-elect Joe Biden's administration. Read more: wapo.st/35S7zBA.
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WATCH: Schumer meets with new Democrat Senators
Sen. Charles E. Schumer meets with Democrat Senators Raphael Warnock, Alex Padilla and Jon Ossoff. Read more: wapo.st/3qLPnSp.
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WATCH: Senate hearing to consider Alejandro Mayorkas as Biden's head of DHS
The Senate Homeland Security Committee meets to consider Alejandro Mayorkas's nomination as Secretary of Department of Homeland Security for President-elect Joe Biden's administration.
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WATCH: Senate hearing to consider Avril Haines as director of national intelligence
The Senate Intelligence Committee meets to consider Avril D. Haines's nomination as director of national intelligence for President-elect Joe Biden's administration.
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Trump departs White House hours before Biden's inauguration
President Trump left the White House for the final time in his presidency on Jan. 20, before traveling to West Palm Beach, Fla. Read more: wapo.st/3sJSJH0.
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Amanda Gorman and poetry's short history at presidential inaugurations
President Joe Biden on Jan. 20 became the fourth president ever to have a poet recite their work at a presidential inauguration. Read more: wapo.st/3qzHsYb.
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Amanda Gorman's inaugural poem, 'The Hill We Climb'
Amanda Gorman, 22, became the youngest poet to participate in a presidential inauguration on Jan. 20 at the inaugural ceremony for Joe Biden. Read more: wapo.st/3iugrSY.
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