An archaic system that has for centuries held back true democracy in the United States has now fueled violence in the halls of the Capitol itself.
President-elect Joe Biden received the official stamp of victory Thursday, when Congress certified the Electoral College votes. Far-right rioters had stormed the Capitol, delaying the process.
Michigan's elected leaders continue to shelter in an undisclosed location in the Capitol complex during the unfolding crisis in Washington.
Credible threats shut down everything at the Capitol Monday except the Electoral College, which cast its 16 votes for Joe Biden.