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Protesters gather on the second day of pro-Trump events fueled by President Donald Trump's continued claims of election fraud in an attempt to overturn the results before Congress finalizes them in a joint session of the 117th Congress on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 in Washington, D.C.Protesters gather on the second day of pro-Trump events fueled by President Donald Trump's continued claims of election fraud in an attempt to overturn the results before Congress finalizes them in a joint session of the 117th Congress on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Pro-Trump protesters storm Capitol during Electoral College certification, causing lockdown

By Chris Marquette, Katherine Tully-McManus and Chris Cioffi CQ-Roll Call, Tribune Content Agency
January 6, 2021
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) walks to open up the Senate floor at the U.S. Capitol on December 16, 2020, in Washington, DC.

Congressional leaders close in on coronavirus aid deal

By Sarah D. Wire, Los Angeles Times, Tribune Content Agency
December 16, 2020
A voter passes election day signage placed inside the Carbondale Civic Center Nov. 3 in Carbondale, Ill.

No winners called yet in pivotal congressional races

By Kate Ackley, CQ Roll Call
November 4, 2020
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (C) talks to the media after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington on October 20, 2020.

McConnell easily brushes off McGrath, claims a seventh term in the US Senate

By Silas Walker, Lexington Herald-Leader
November 3, 2020
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