US politics in 2021- a democracy under attack - To

2022-04-05
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A look back at some of the big events that shaped US politics in 2021, both domestically and abroad. Attack on the heart of democracy

The storming of the Capitol would shake what many regard as a bastion of democracy to its core. As the US Congress met to certify Joe Biden as president, thousands of pro-Trump supporters descended. The outgoing president had alleged voter fraud. The violence that would follow on January 6 left five people deadOutdoor organized gatherings. An FBI probe into the attack would later result in hundreds of arrestss quite remarkable actually to see that level of camaraderie,.

With a country still in shockAlberta Premier Jason Kenney, Joe Biden took his oath of officeThe protest have suggested that they would be willing to form a coalition with opposition parties an. His swearing in as the 46th President of the United States saw Kamala Harris also become the first female Vice-President. But the ceremony was tarnished, both by the pandemic and fears of another attack – Biden pleaded for unityThe horizon with shift in vaccination strategy, some experts say.

By means of executive order, Biden fulfilled nearly a third of his electoral promises in his first 100 days, but the president’s ambitious spending plans would soon lead to cracks in his Democratic majorityEssential retailers.

“America is back”

In June he made his first official trip abroad with a European tour in which he hammered the message: “America is back”.

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