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ABC News 13 Jan 2021

Threats of violence intensify a week before Inauguration

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ABC News has learned that authorities are monitoring up to 10 events that some are calling "a week of siege." One group is said to be promising the largest armed protest in the U.S.


Baseless claims of election fraud have led to threats of violence against election officials and employees. A new article from the Associated Press looks at the rhetoric that's riling people up and the impact it's having. Colleen Long, co-author of the story "Trump grievances feed menacing undertow after the election," breaks down what she and her colleague found.
As Michigan's electors meet to officially cast their Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden, the proceedings remain closed to the public due to reported "credible threats of violence." NBC's Vaughn Hillyard has details. Aired on 12/14/2020.
As Michigan's electors meet to officially cast their Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden, the proceedings remain closed to the public due to reported "credible threats of violence." NBC's Vaughn Hillyard has details. Aired on 12/14/2020.
Georgia elections official Gabriel Sterling emotionally spoke out about the threats made toward election officials in the wake of the 2020 election, particularly criticizing President Trump and Republican lawmakers who have not spoken out.

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