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Thursday, January 7, 2021
In Statement Responding to Electoral Certification, Trump Acknowledges the End of His Term
“Even though I totally disagree with the outcome of the election, and the facts bear me out, nevertheless there will be an orderly transition on January 20th,” he said.
The statement came less than a day after protesters stormed the U.S. Capitol Building, forcing lawmakers to evacuate. According to DC police, four people died; one woman was shot by U.S. Capitol Police and three others died in “medical emergencies.” Two pipe bombs were also found at the RNC and DNC headquarters, along with a cooler full of Molotov cocktails.