Official transition or not, president-elect Biden is naming names for cabinet positions. Will the election certifications in Michigan be held up? An important vote happening today. More prominent Republicans calling on the President to concede and begin the transition. Thanksgiving week is here with family time and fear about spiking Covid numbers, but more promising vaccine news. And some of our favorite things to watch for a holiday week and our Media Monday.
The President is pulling out all the stops in his continued effort to change election results. His lawyers leveling dangerous accusations... on TV, not in court. COVID numbers still spiking, and we hear from the White House Corona Task Force for the first time in a long time. Also, two investigations launched into President Trump’s taxes. And, goodness gracious, thank God it’s Friday: we will share some fun facts pre-Turkey Day.
A new grim milestone reached due to COVID. More restrictions, more closures, and a governor who wants you to do as he says, not as he does. Fortunately, there's progress on the vaccine, with next steps being distribution. Plus, some entertainment news to look forward to for the holidays.
“You’re fired!” says President Trump to a top official in charge of election safety. More Republicans recognizing President-Elect Biden’s win. Some positive, or rather optimistic coronavirus test news. Planes in the air, ex-producers in prison and Dolly Parton bringing us all a little cheer. Plus our Woman of the Week: TNT’s basketball star announcer Allie LaForce.
Coronavirus infection rates continue to spike, sending us into yet another time warp. This November starting to feel like last March. But, some optimism in the form of promising vaccines, but how will these frozen vials of hope get distributed? The Presidential transition continues...sort of. And the President getting a sharp rebuke from an ally as he tries to draw down troops in the Middle East. Also, movie theaters, books and pandas.
COVID numbers spiking -- with many states responding by ramping up restrictions, but hope is on the way? Big news on the vaccine front today. The Presidential transition remains in limbo ... as President Trump still refusing to concede defeat. A new trade deal in Asia leaves the US out in the cold ... and SpaceX launching more rockets! This time with people! Also, a rec for a good TV binge to get you through the week.
Senator-Elect Tommy Tuberville fumbling for words. We’re hitting new Covid heights and that means new restrictions. One more state added to Biden’s column as more prominent Republicans acknowledge the President-Elect’s win. Millions of dollars flowing into Georgia … and a beloved weatherman at home after surgery. Plus, some fun facts about Gretchen for a Friday!
A US appeals court upholds a big “no” on affirmative action at a prestigious university. Politicians and pundits across the political spectrum encouraging the President to accept defeat. But, even if he doesn’t, Biden’s transition moves forward...maybe with a little Republican help? And flying taxis! Zoom calls! And golf balls!
Georgia’s on our minds: it’s hosting recounts and runoffs. The President still not conceding defeat. Some Republicans rallying to his side, others quite vocal about their opposition. What exactly did Pope John Paul the Second know about sexual misconduct in the Church? And thinking of the men and women who’ve served our country today on this 101st Veteran’s Day. Also, our Woman of the Week: making you feel less guilty … Valorie Burton.
The President’s Attorney General joins in on the election fraud campaign -- giving the green light to an investigation. As a result, a Department of Justice prosecutor in charge of election crimes resigns. Not a resignation but a firing over at the Pentagon. And the supreme court justices start hearings on the newest case against the Affordable Care Act.