Decision Desk HQ calls the presidential race for Joe Biden

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The upstart election data firm is the first to call Pennsylvania, and therefore the presidency, for Joe Biden. The four-year old election data firm Decision Desk HQ, which competes with the Associated Press and network news desks to call races on election night (and beyond), has beat its better-known rivals to make the call for Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United States. Read Full Story

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When does the Electoral College vote? Key dates and deadlines to know as final states certify

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President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn in as the next U.S. president in less than eight weeks. Here are a few final election-related dates to watch. With less than eight weeks to go before President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in as the next president of the United States, legal challenges to the election results have clearly not gone well for incumbent President Donald Trump and his team. Read Full Story

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Political cartoonists respond to Joe Biden’s win and the end of Donald Trump’s presidency

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These are some of the best political cartoons immortalizing Joe Biden’s victory over Donald Trump. After four long days of post-election uncertainty, Joe Biden was officially declared president-elect on Saturday, November 7. Biden’s win marks the beginning of the end of Donald Trump’s tumultuous presidency and a historic first for the vice presidency, with Kamala Harris becoming not only the first female vice president-elect but the first Black and Asian American vice president-elect as well. Read Full Story

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4 surprising ways Biden’s election could transform Silicon Valley

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A divided government likely benefits the tech industry, but it’s not all good news. Entrepreneur Bradley Tusk considers Silicon Valley’s future under a Biden administration. Nothing’s official, but as the election dust settles, it seems safe to assume that Joe Biden will be the next President of the United States. And while control of the Senate likely won’t be decided until the outcome of two runoffs elections in early January, odds are that the Republicans maintain their majority, leaving us with a divided Congress. Read Full Story

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‘An electoral steroid for white candidates’: the troubling history of Georgia’s runoff elections

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In most of the 10 states that have runoff elections, the system was implemented to dilute the Black vote. All eyes are on Georgia January 4, as two runoff elections in the the state will decide the control of the U.S. Senate. Joe Biden’s win there in November has given Democrats hope for two more victories in a state that’s been in a tight Republican grip for decades. A grip that’s in no small part due to the fact that the state conducts these kind of runoff elections. Read Full Story

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These companies say they’re suspending donations to GOP members who opposed certifying Biden’s victory

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Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase, and Marriott are among the companies suspending donations to GOP members in the wake of the failed insurrection on Capitol Hill last week. A handful of big companies have begun to come out publicly to announce they will suspend donations to any of the 147 GOP members of Congress who opposed certifying the election for President-elect Joe Biden last Wednesday. Read Full Story

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