President Trump announces “smooth, orderly” transition; conspiracy theories abound in aftermath of Capitol assault
President Joe Biden takes office with a trifecta for his party, with Democrats earning a majority in both the Senate and the House. He comes to the role after 36 years in the Senate and eight years as vice president. Don Ritchie, the historian emeritus of the Senate, joined CBSN to put in historical context the role Mr. Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris now fill.
U.S. Treasury yields dipped on Thursday morning, after record market highs, following the inauguration of Joe Biden as U.S. president.
The FBI is warning of “armed protests” planned in all 50 states and Washington D.C. ahead of president-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. Meanwhile, House Democrats are planning to move forward with impeaching President Trump following the assault on the U.S. Capitol. Debra Alfarone joins CBSN AM with more.