What to expect when Congress meets to confirm Joe Biden’s win
This week, as many as three dozen congressional Republicans will launch a final challenge to the electoral college results of the 2020 presidential election.
Congress will meet Wednesday to count and confirm each state’s electoral votes. It has become routine after recent elections for House lawmakers on the losing side to put up a symbolic fight over the results, which they can do under an 1880s law governing the process.
It has been less common for senators to join them, but this time a dozen will. Sens. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.)...