Joe Biden certified as next President of the United States. Kamala Harris certified as next Vice President of the United States.
he Latest on Congress’ tally of the Electoral College vote won by Joe Biden (all times local):
Congress has formally validated Joe Biden’s presidential election victory on a day that saw a time-honored ceremony become a nightmare of unprecedented political terror.
The House and Senate certified the Democrat’s electoral college win early Thursday after a violent throng of pro-Trump rioters spent hours Wednesday running rampant through the Capitol. A woman was fatally shot, windows were bashed and the mob forced shaken lawmakers and aides to flee the building, shielded by Capitol Police.