Moments ago, Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer tweeted “Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will be President and Vice President of the United States in 18 days.”
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will be President and Vice President of the United States in 18 days.
— Chuck Schumer (@SenSchumer) January 2, 2021
Earlier in the day, a group of GOP senators, led by Ted Cruz, announced they are planning to object to the certification of election results unless there is an emergency 10-day audit.
Texas Senator Cruz is joined by Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), James Lankford (R-Okla.), Steve Daines (R-Mont.), John Kennedy (R-La.), Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), and Mike Braun (R-Ind.), and Senators-Elect Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.), Roger Marshall (R-Kan.), Bill Hagerty (R-Tenn.), and Tommy Tuberville (R-Ala.)
RELEASE: My statement in advance of the Electoral College certification process on January 6, 2021.
— Senator Ted Cruz (@SenTedCruz) January 2, 2021
The official Team Trump Twitter account tweeteed:
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Senator Josh Hawley
Senator Ted Cruz
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