President Biden, Vice President Harris and members of Congress mark the first anniversary of the deadly storming of the U.S. Capitol by a pro-Trump mob intent on overturning the results of the 2020 election.
Albany County District Attorney David Soares said in a statement that while the complainant was credible, he could not “meet our burden at trial.”
In a letter to colleagues, the majority leader set a deadline for the action that coincides with the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
The former U.S. president said the foreign leader, who has been accused of undermining democracy and moving toward autocracy, has his “Complete support.”
A ceremony on Jan. 12 will honor the former senator from Nevada, who was one of the longest-serving majority leaders in U.S. history.
Jared Schmeck, an Oregon resident, told a Christian broadcaster he is “praying” about the possibility.
The call, which would be the second this month between the two leaders, comes amid Russia’s military buildup on the border with Ukraine.
The veteran lawmaker told local media that he is backing Robert Menendez Jr., the son of Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), to be his successor in Congress.
In a letter to colleagues, the majority leader said senators should make their positions known on the chamber’s floor, “not just on television.”
In a new episode of a podcast, the former president also claimed that evangelical Christians “love Israel more than the Jews in this country.”