Tag: Biden

States activate National Guard, close capitol buildings ahead of Biden inauguration and possible violence

Reports of possible violent demonstrations over the weekend have prompted state governors to take action in anticipation of any potential unrest, such as deploying the National Guard, declaring states of emergency and closing capitols. The riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 seared an unsettling image into the national consciousness, and state administrations are seeking to avoid…

David Olive: Ballard Power Systems surges with Biden election and Dye & Durham software slides. Here are this week’s corporate winners and losers

Winners Ballard Power Systems Inc. (BLDP.TO) Investors in the world’s biggest maker of fuel cells for transforming hydrogen into energy have seen a 60 per cent surge in the value of their shares since the election of U.S. president-elect Joe Biden. Biden’s proposed attack on climate crisis, priced at about $ 3 trillion (U.S.), includes…

Biden calls election fraud claims ‘baseless’ in 1st speech after Electoral College designates him as president-elect

US President-elect Joe Biden said he would govern for “all Americans” during his first speach after the Electoral College confirmed his win in the 2020 race, while accusing the outgoing Trump administration of an “abuse of power.” Biden touted his election win in a speech from his hometown of Wilmington, Delaware on Monday, saying he…

‘Leaks are dangerous & irresponsible’? CNN journalist misses sarcasm & agrees all Biden news must be vetted by OFFICIAL sources

CNN White House correspondent April Ryan is laying down the law about how Joe Biden should be covered after leaked audio suggested the nominal president-elect isn’t on board with the agenda that helped him win progressive votes. Ryan suggested that someone must have had a nefarious reason to leak a recording of Biden’s teleconference earlier…