Elections

Pro-Trump mob storms US Capitol as armed standoff takes place outside House chamber

Supporters of President Donald Trump have breached the US Capitol as lawmakers attempted to count the Electoral College votes certifying President-elect Joe Biden's win, and an armed standoff is taking place outside the House of Representatives.

Shortly after 1 p.m. ET hundreds of pro-Trump protesters pushed through barriers set up along the perimeter of the Capitol, where they tussled with officers in full riot gear, some calling the officers "traitors" for doing their jobs. About 90…

An overview of Victoria's local politics this year

Here's an overview of Victoria's local political stories and events in 2020.

VICTORIA, Texas - 2020 started off like any other year, with many of us excited to see what was coming up ahead for our national and local political races.…

Supreme Court rejects Texas' and Trump's bid to overturn election

Supreme Court rejects TExas and Trump's bid to overturn election

Originally Published: 11 DEC 20 18:36 ET By Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter (CNN) -- The Supreme Court rejected a bid from Texas' attorney general -- supported by President Donald Trump -- to block the ballots of millions…

Georgia certifies Biden's win after statewide audit

Originally Published: 20 NOV 20 09:00 ET Updated: 20 NOV 20 12:52 ET By Jason Morris, Amara Walker, Wesley Bruer and Marshall Cohen, CNN (CNN) -- Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger on Friday certified President-elect Joe Biden's victory in…

Biden: "We are going to win this race"

"We may be opponents but we're not enemies. We're Americans," Biden said Friday night.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Joe Biden says he is already preparing to assume the presidency even though he has not been declared the winner in his race against President Donald Trump. Biden says, “I want people to know we’re not waiting…

Democrat wins Precinct 1 Constable seat in Victoria County

Jeff Meyer wins first political race

VICTORIA, Texas - Democrat candidate Jeff Meyer beat his Republican opponent in the race for the Victoria County Precinct 1 seat Tuesday night. Preliminary numbers showed Meyer to be the clear winner against Vicente Flores, who ran unopposed on the…