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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 »

Sorry, folks — Donald Trump “won” his Twitter feud with John Lewis - Salon;

Sorry, folks — Donald Trump “won” his Twitter feud with John Lewis - Salon

SalonSorry, folks — Donald Trump “won” his Twitter feud with John LewisSalonI don't see this president-elect as a legitimate president. . . . I think the Russians participated in helping this man get elected. And they helped destroy the candidacy of Hillary Clinton. In response, Donald Trump used Twitter to issue the following ...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 »

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: Lewis 'got caught' in a lie - Politico;

Trump: Lewis 'got caught' in a lie - Politico

PoliticoTrump: Lewis 'got caught' in a liePoliticoPresident-elect Donald Trump took another shot at civil rights icon John Lewis, saying in an interview that aired Wednesday that he caught the Georgia congressman in a lie. In an interview with NBC's “Meet the Press” that aired Sunday, Lewis called ...and more »

John Lewis's Record in Congress Is Less Than Heroic - Wall Street Journal;

John Lewis's Record in Congress Is Less Than Heroic - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalJohn Lewis's Record in Congress Is Less Than HeroicWall Street JournalThe Democrat deserves an honored place in history. But Trump has a point about what he's done lately. By. Jason L. Riley. Updated Jan. 18, 2017 8:51 a.m. ET. If Donald Trump had been referring to Rep. John Lewis's civil-rights record when he wrote on ...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 »

Donald Trump Fails John Lewis History Lesson - Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

Donald Trump Fails John Lewis History LessonDiverse: Issues in Higher EducationI guess no one familiar with the shenanigans of Donald Trump should be too surprised about his ongoing social media habit of attacking anyone who he feels has slighted him. This past weekend, the president-elect took to his Twitter account to criticize ...and more »

Trump keeps up the fight against John Lewis, saying he was caught in a lie - Washington Post;

Trump keeps up the fight against John Lewis, saying he was caught in a lie - Washington Post

Washington PostTrump keeps up the fight against John Lewis, saying he was caught in a lieWashington PostPresident-elect Donald Trump continued to spar Tuesday with Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), saying in a television interview that the civil rights icon had been “caught in a very bad lie” when talking about his rationale for skipping Trump's inauguration ...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 »

This may be Congress' largest boycott of a presidential inauguration in American history - McClatchy Washington Bureau;

This may be Congress' largest boycott of a presidential inauguration in American history - McClatchy Washington Bureau

McClatchy Washington BureauThis may be Congress' largest boycott of a presidential inauguration in American historyMcClatchy Washington BureauSome House Democrats plan to boycott Trump's inauguration on Friday, casting the Republican businessman as a threat to democracy. Patrick Semansky AP. By ELIZABETH KOH and TERESA WELSH. LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order ...and more »

67 Democratic Congress Members Planning to Skip Inauguration - ABC News;

67 Democratic Congress Members Planning to Skip Inauguration - ABC News

ABC News67 Democratic Congress Members Planning to Skip InaugurationABC NewsDozens of Democratic members of Congress have announced they will skip Donald Trump's inauguration this Friday. While some of the 67 made their decision in previous weeks, many more have come forward in recent days, citing the president-elect's ...and more »

Scores of US Lawmakers to Boycott Trump Inauguration - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth;

Scores of US Lawmakers to Boycott Trump Inauguration - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthScores of US Lawmakers to Boycott Trump InaugurationNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthMore than 40 Democratic representatives of Congress from across the country have announced plans to boycott Donald Trump's inauguration on Jan. 20, 2017. Some are using their absence as a way to refuse "normalizing or legitimizing" Trump's presidency, ...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 »

Lewis Skipped Bush's Inauguration, Too - FactCheck.org;

Lewis Skipped Bush's Inauguration, Too - FactCheck.org

FactCheck.orgLewis Skipped Bush's Inauguration, TooFactCheck.orgOn NBC's “Meet the Press,” Rep. John Lewis said he will boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration, claiming it will be the first time he has missed a presidential inauguration since joining Congress 30 years ago. In fact, Lewis also skipped ...and more »

Who is boycotting the Trump inauguration? - BBC News;

Who is boycotting the Trump inauguration? - BBC News

BBC NewsWho is boycotting the Trump inauguration?BBC NewsA sizeable number of Democratic lawmakers have said they are boycotting President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration at the US Capitol. More than 50 House Democrats are refusing to watch as Mr Trump is sworn in as the 45th US president.and more »

Which Democrats are skipping Trump's inauguration? - Politico;

Which Democrats are skipping Trump's inauguration? - Politico

PoliticoWhich Democrats are skipping Trump's inauguration?PoliticoA growing surge of House Democrats – mostly from safe districts won by Hillary Clinton – have announced their intentions to skip Donald Trump's inauguration, many to protest his lingering feud with Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) over the Martin Luther King Jr.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: Lewis 'wrong' to say it's his first boycott - The Hill;

Trump: Lewis 'wrong' to say it's his first boycott - The Hill

The HillTrump: Lewis 'wrong' to say it's his first boycottThe HillPresident-elect Donald Trump · Donald TrumpManafort-linked accounts on Cyprus probed: report Republican failure Trump's environmental order jeopardizes our national security MORE on Tuesday revived his Twitter war with Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) ...and more »