Biden presents new defense chief as Trump clings to failed effort to overturn election result – live
- Biden introduces Lloyd Austin as his nominee to lead US defense
- Pennsylvania governor tests positive for coronavirus
- Canada approves Pfizer vaccine and plans to begin rollout next week
- Trump’s health secretary meets Biden team to talk vaccine rollout
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Some Republican senators have said they are open to supporting Doug Jones if Joe Biden nominates him to become attorney general.
Shelby tells me he would support Jones as AG if Biden taps him.
“He’d probably get a bigger vote than anybody nominated,” he says
The US Federal Trade Commission and a big coalition of states sued Facebook this afternoon, saying that the huge social media company broke US antitrust law.
The FTC said in a statement that it would seek an injunction that “could, among other things: require divestitures of assets, including Instagram and WhatsApp.”