Games with a government shutdown, a major league lockout, and a stunning claim from actor Alec Baldwin. Here are The Recount’s Top Stories for December 2, 2021.
Wisconsin GOP Legislator Amping Up the Culture War
Ex-Cop Who Killed Daunte Wright on Trial
Biden vs. Putin: The Political World’s Rocky IV
U.S. Announces Diplomatic Boycott of Beijing Games
3 Things to Know About November's Confusing Jobs Report
Supreme Court Hears Challenge to Roe v. Wade
Barbados Ditches the Queen and Honors Rihanna
Borders Close as New COVID-19 Variant Spreads
Justice for Ahmaud Arbery
Biden Taps Oil Reserves to Combat High Gas Prices
Apple Hits Accelerator on Electric Car Project
Jury Finds Kyle Rittenhouse Not Guilty on All Counts
President Biden on Russia-Ukraine tensions: “There is not gonna be any American forces moving into Ukraine.”
Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones met with the Jan. 6th Committee and says he pleaded the 5th Amendment “almost 100 times.”
President Biden says he had a “very, very, very good meeting” with European leaders on Russia-Ukraine tensions.
Biden’s Big Judicial Victory
Democratic Insider Grades Majority Leader Chuck Schumer
Black lawmakers in Mississippi walk out in protest of a bill banning critical race theory in public schools.
Democratic Strategist Denouces Criticism of VP Harris
President Biden on Russia threatening to invade Ukraine: “If Putin makes this choice, Russia will pay a heavy price.”