Earlier, from Glenn at the New York Post: Biden’s militarized inauguration showcased Democrats’ insecurity.
Related: “One does wonder if the decision to piss off both their armies was well advised.”
UPDATE (FROM GLENN): Troll level — ex-Presidential! Trump Offers to Let National Guard Stay at the Trump Hotel D.C. After Parking Garage Outrage.
Leave it Joe to kick off his administration with a super-spreader event.
[Stephanie] Ruhle told never-Trumper Steve Schmidt, “It will be a smaller inauguration ceremony, but they’re still having one in person and, let’s be honest, you know if President Trump did this, he would be getting crushed for holding a super-spreader event. We’d all be saying it.”
—C/Net, November 10th.
The president says the first part of his plan is to “get direct financial relief” to those who need it most.
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“If we fail to act, there will be a wave of evictions and foreclosures,” he adds. “because there’s nothing we can do to change the trajectory of the pandemic in the next several months.”
—“Biden warns of ‘wave of evictions,’” the BBC, today.
h/t Ed Driscoll