Facebook bans ‘stop the steal’ content

As a hashtag, its origins date back years, according to Facebook's CrowdTangle analysis tool, but it became wildly popular in recent months as a gathering place for conspiracy theories about the election outcome.

By |2021-01-12T07:20:03-05:001 week ago|Business, Election, National, News|1 Comment

LillyPAC pauses donations to those voting against Electoral College results

LillyPAC's decision matches up with others suspending political donations, including Goldman Sachs, Coca Cola, Ford, and Blue Cross Blue Shield.

Man seen chasing Black Capitol Police officer in video faces charges

On a Twitter account bearing his name, the man twice identified himself in one of the pictures that was circulating online after the riot and insurrection.

DC Mayor asks White House for emergency declaration funding for inauguration security

Experts now warn that the calls for violence have only intensified ahead of Inauguration Day, when Biden will be sworn in as commander in chief.

By |2021-01-11T05:12:24-05:001 week ago|Election, National, News, Politics|0 Comments

Stripe will halt processing Trump campaign donations because of encouraged violence

The Trump campaign did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Trump pressured Georgia to ‘find the fraud’ in earlier call

Various election officials across the country and Trump’s former attorney general, William Barr, have said there was no widespread fraud in the election.