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Why Some Democrats in Congress Refuse to Attend Trump's Inauguration - The Atlantic;

Why Some Democrats in Congress Refuse to Attend Trump's Inauguration - The Atlantic

The AtlanticWhy Some Democrats in Congress Refuse to Attend Trump's InaugurationThe AtlanticSubscribe to The Atlantic's Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. A steadily growing number of congressional Democrats are refusing to attend Donald Trump's inauguration, sending a message of resistance at the ...and more »

John Lewis channels Trump feud energy into Obamacare fight - CNN;

John Lewis channels Trump feud energy into Obamacare fight - CNN

CNNJohn Lewis channels Trump feud energy into Obamacare fightCNNWashington (CNN) John Lewis is working to channel the Democratic anger built from his recent fight with President-elect Donald Trump into an effort to save Obamacare. In a letter to House Democrats obtained by CNN on Wednesday, Lewis, a Democratic ...and more »

Rep. Capuano Joins Clark In Sitting Out Trump's Inauguration - WBUR;

Rep. Capuano Joins Clark In Sitting Out Trump's Inauguration - WBUR

WBURRep. Capuano Joins Clark In Sitting Out Trump's InaugurationWBURJust two days before Donald Trump's inauguration, a second member of Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation decided he will not attend. U.S. Rep. Michael Capuano, of Somerville, announced on Twitter he would not be heading to ...and more »

Obama declines to comment on Democrats boycotting Trump's inauguration: 'All I know is I'm going to be there' - Yahoo Finance;

Obama declines to comment on Democrats boycotting Trump's inauguration: 'All I know is I'm going to be there' - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceObama declines to comment on Democrats boycotting Trump's inauguration: 'All I know is I'm going to be there'Yahoo FinancePresident Barack Obama declined to comment on Wednesday when asked about congressional Democrats who have announced plans to boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration. "With respect to the inauguration, I am not going to comment on ...and more »

Nearly 70 Democratic lawmakers now skipping Trump's inauguration - Washington Post;

Nearly 70 Democratic lawmakers now skipping Trump's inauguration - Washington Post

Washington PostNearly 70 Democratic lawmakers now skipping Trump's inaugurationWashington PostA growing group of Democratic lawmakers will boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration Friday to protest what they described as his alarming and divisive policies, foreign interference in his election and his criticism of civil rights icon ...and more »

Which Democratic lawmakers are skipping Donald Trump's inauguration? - CBS News;

Which Democratic lawmakers are skipping Donald Trump's inauguration? - CBS News

CBS NewsWhich Democratic lawmakers are skipping Donald Trump's inauguration?CBS NewsLast Updated Jan 19, 2017 6:27 PM EST. With Inauguration Day just three days away, a growing number of Democratic lawmakers are saying they're planning to sit the ceremony out. These are the Democrats boycotting Donald Trump's inauguration.and more »

Trump shrugs off Dems' inauguration boycott: 'I hope they give me their tickets' - Fox News;

Trump shrugs off Dems' inauguration boycott: 'I hope they give me their tickets' - Fox News

Fox NewsTrump shrugs off Dems' inauguration boycott: 'I hope they give me their tickets'Fox NewsEXCLUSIVE: President-elect Donald Trump told “Fox & Friends” co-host Ainsley Earhardt that he doesn't mind Democratic members of Congress boycotting his inauguration, saying "I hope they give me their tickets." ADVERTISEMENT. At least 60 Democratic ...and more »

The Congressional Resistance Grows as Dozens of House Members Boycott Trump's Inauguration - The Nation.;

The Congressional Resistance Grows as Dozens of House Members Boycott Trump's Inauguration - The Nation.

The Nation.The Congressional Resistance Grows as Dozens of House Members Boycott Trump's InaugurationThe Nation.More than 10 percent of House members have now announced they will protest rather than celebrate on Inauguration Day. By John NicholsTwitter. January 17, 2017. Facebook; Twitter; Email; Print · Trump Attorney General. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga. testifies ...and more »

Pence promises big investment in infrastructure - Boston.com;

Pence promises big investment in infrastructure - Boston.com

Boston.comPence promises big investment in infrastructureBoston.comNEW YORK (AP) — Vice President-elect Mike Pence pledged to a group of mayors that the Trump administration will make a serious investment in infrastructure, and he told diplomats that Trump and his incoming team share “a commitment to engage with all ...and more »

John Lewis and the Question of Donald Trump's Legitimacy - New York Times;

John Lewis and the Question of Donald Trump's Legitimacy - New York Times

New York TimesJohn Lewis and the Question of Donald Trump's LegitimacyNew York TimesRepresentative John Lewis on Capitol Hill last week. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. To the Editor: Re “In Trump Tweets, Blacks Perceive a Callous Rival” (front page, Jan. 16):. Donald Trump's words of hatred toward Representative John Lewis and ...and more »

With All Due Disrespect - New York Times;

With All Due Disrespect - New York Times

New York TimesWith All Due DisrespectNew York TimesJohn Lewis on the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., in 2015. Credit Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call/Getty Images. As a young man, Congressman John Lewis, who represents most of Atlanta, literally put his life on the line in pursuit of justice. As a key ...and more »

Trevor Noah defends John Lewis amid Donald Trump feud - Yahoo Autos;

Trevor Noah defends John Lewis amid Donald Trump feud - Yahoo Autos

Yahoo AutosTrevor Noah defends John Lewis amid Donald Trump feudYahoo AutosWith President-elect Donald Trump's feud with Congressman John Lewis in full swing, Trevor Noah weighed in on the matter Monday night. After Lewis called Trump an “illegitimate” president last week, citing Russian interference in the election, Trump ...and more »

John Lewis wrong on whether he skipped an inauguration before Donald Trump's - PolitiFact;

John Lewis wrong on whether he skipped an inauguration before Donald Trump's - PolitiFact

PolitiFactJohn Lewis wrong on whether he skipped an inauguration before Donald Trump'sPolitiFactDonald Trump and Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., extended their feud past the end of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend. Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., and Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., testify at the confirmation hearings of Sen.and more »

Trump accuses civil rights leader Lewis of lying about inauguration - AOL News;

Trump accuses civil rights leader Lewis of lying about inauguration - AOL News

AOL NewsTrump accuses civil rights leader Lewis of lying about inaugurationAOL NewsWASHINGTON, Jan 17 (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump extended his war of words with African-American civil rights leader John Lewis on Tuesday, accusing the Democratic congressman of lying when he said Trump's inauguration would be ...and more »

Representative John Lewis's books sell out following Donald Trump's attacks - National Post;

Representative John Lewis's books sell out following Donald Trump's attacks - National Post

National PostRepresentative John Lewis's books sell out following Donald Trump's attacksNational PostOne side-effect of Rep. John Lewis's heated and very public spate with President-elect Donald Trump: ballooning interest in books written by the civil rights icon. The Georgia Democrat's memoir, Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement, was sold ...and more »

Price only NC Dem who plans to attend Trump swearing-in - WTVD-TV;

Price only NC Dem who plans to attend Trump swearing-in - WTVD-TV

WTVD-TVPrice only NC Dem who plans to attend Trump swearing-inWTVD-TVTwo of North Carolina's Democratic representatives in Congress are joining more than 40 House Democrats who plan to boycott the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. Representative G.K. Butterfield, whose district covers Wilson and Durham, was ...and more »

Seth Meyers Takes on Donald Trump's Tweets to John Lewis - TIME;

Seth Meyers Takes on Donald Trump's Tweets to John Lewis - TIME

TIMESeth Meyers Takes on Donald Trump's Tweets to John LewisTIME“Elections are a stressful time,” Seth Meyers said on Late Night on Monday night. He noted that normally the presidential transition period is seen as a time to heal the wounds incurred in the election cycle and unify the nation. Instead, according to ...and more »

Trevor Noah, Seth Meyers Criticize Trump for John Lewis Tweets - Hollywood Reporter;

Trevor Noah, Seth Meyers Criticize Trump for John Lewis Tweets - Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterTrevor Noah, Seth Meyers Criticize Trump for John Lewis TweetsHollywood Reporter"Saying John Lewis isn't a man of action is like me saying Donald Trump is 'all tax returns, no tweets,' " joked the 'Daily Show' host. Seth Meyers and Trevor Noah joined Stephen Colbert in criticizing president-elect Donald Trump for attacking Rep.and more »

Why Democrats' Latest Attack May Backfire - TIME

Why Democrats' Latest Attack May BackfireTIMEPresident-elect Donald Trump will be sworn-in in three days, and the peaceful transfer of power is set to take place amid incredible partisan rancor. A growing number of Democrats are announcing they're skipping Friday's inauguration, with civil rights ...and more »

Democrats boycott inauguration as Trump scrambles to ease tensions over squabble with civil rights icon - National Post;

Democrats boycott inauguration as Trump scrambles to ease tensions over squabble with civil rights icon - National Post

National PostDemocrats boycott inauguration as Trump scrambles to ease tensions over squabble with civil rights iconNational PostWASHINGTON — More than 30 House Democrats plan to boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday, casting the Republican businessman as a threat to democracy. Reps. Steve Cohen of Tennessee, Jerrold Nadler of New York and Don ...and more »