Trump still asserts he won election, as Barr reported to have told him fraud claims are 'bullshit' – live

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Melania Trump on Monday delivered a farewell address, calling it the “greatest honor of my life” to serve as first lady.

“The past four years have been unforgettable,” she said in a nearly seven-minute long video posted on Twitter. “As Donald and I conclude our time in the White House, I think of all of the people I have taken home in my heart, and their incredible stories of love, patriotism and determination.”

A Farewell Message from First Lady Melania Trump

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In honor of MLK Day, vice-president-elect Kamala Harris and her husband, Doug Emhoff, are volunteering at Martha’s Table in Washington. The soon-to-be second couple filled plastic bags with potatoes, oranges, and a box of macaroni and cheese, which would then be distributed to those in need.

At one point, Harris teased the high school volunteers working alongside her: “You guys are moving slowly!”

Asked Kamala Harris if we she was at all concerned about the security threats @ inauguration. “I am very much looking forward to being sworn in as the next Vice President of the United States, and I will walk there, to that moment, proudly with my head up and my shoulders back.”

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Source: theguardian