News in Review U.S. Election 2020: The Count and the Controversy

News in Review U.S. Election 2020: The Count and the Controversy

Over 150 million people cast their ballot in the U.S. elections, and both Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden received a record number of votes. In the end, Joe Biden won not only the popular vote but also the electoral college. This News in Review video looks at voting day, delays with ballot counting, how the electoral college works, accusations of electoral fraud from President Trump, protests by his supporters, and what direction the early days of Joe Biden’s presidency could take.

  • 2020
  • 00:17:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/08/2021
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Metadata

Edition
December 2020
Subjects
Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [LCSH] Trump, Donald, 1946- [LCSH] Election law -- United States [LCSH] Electoral college -- United States [LCSH] Political campaigns -- United States [LCSH] Presidential candidates -- United States [LCSH] Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 2020 [LCSH] United States -- Politics and government -- 2017- [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] Law -- Study and teaching [LCSH] Political science [LCSH] World history [LCSH]
Team
Michael Serapio (Host), Susan Ormiston (Journalist), Rosemary Barton (Journalist), Paul Hunter (Journalist), Katie Simpson (Journalist), David Common (Journalist), Adrienne Arsenault (Journalist)
Closed captioning
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Teacher Guide(s)

  • NIR-20-12 - PPT - U.S. Election 2020: The Count and the Controversy

    NIR-20-12 - PPT - U.S. Election 2020: The Count and the Controversy

  • NIR-20-12 - PDF - U.S. Election 2020: The Count and the Controversy

    NIR-20-12 - PDF - U.S. Election 2020: The Count and the Controversy

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