It’s Monday, December 21, 2020. Let us catch up.
These headlines are in the news this morning: President Trump again calls on the Supreme Court to overturn Pennsylvania election results; President-elect Biden will receive COVID-19 vaccine today; and Ariana Grande announced her engagement.
Read on for these stories, other headlines, celebrity birthdays and more.
Trump wants Supreme Court overturned Pennsylvania election results
Undeterred by the dismissals and reprimands of judges, President Donald Trump’s campaign continued its unprecedented efforts to overturn the results of the November 3 election on Sunday, claiming it had filed a new petition with the Supreme Court.
The petition seeks to overturn a trio of Pennsylvania Supreme Court cases regarding mail-in ballots and asks the court to reject the will of the voters and allow the Pennsylvania General Assembly to choose its own list of ballots. voters.
While the prospect of the country’s highest court rejecting the results of a democratic election based on unsubstantiated charges of voter fraud is extremely unlikely, it would not change the outcome. President-elect Joe Biden would still be the winner even without Pennsylvania because of his wide electoral college victory margin. Read more: