GOP Congressman Calls Out Republican Plans To Challenge Electoral College
Rep. Denver Riggleman (R-Va.) discusses Republicans' plans to challenge the Electoral College certification. Aired on 12/30/2020.
Some Republican members of Congress have announced plans to object to the Electoral College results showing Joe Biden won the presidency. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes joins "CBSN AM" to explain their controversial move. Congress is preparing to meet Wednesday to certify President-elect Joe Biden's victory in the November election, as President Trump pressures Republican lawmakers to challenge the results. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes joined CBSN with the latest. At least 13 Republican senators and about 100 House members are expected to contest the electoral college vote count during Wednesday's joint session of Congress. The usually routine process is shaping up to be different this year. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes joined "CBSN AM" to preview what's ahead. Sen. Kelly Loeffler says that she will object to the presidential election results when Congress convenes a joint session on Wednesday to formally count the Electoral College vote.