The White House is working on a peaceful transfer of power from incumbent President Donald Trump to President-elect Joe Biden. This statement was made by the press secretary of the American leader Kayleigh Makinani, broadcast was conducted on the administration website.
Everyone in the White House is on a mission to ensure an orderly transfer of power, a Trump spokeswoman promised. “It's time for America to unite to renounce the violence we've seen together. We are one American people, ”Makinani concluded.
In the same speech, a White House spokeswoman condemned the riots in Washington, during which Trump supporters staged the storming of the Capitol. She considered it necessary to bring to justice to the fullest extent of the law all who violated the order. Makinani also pointed out that the riots were not a realization of the right to peaceful assembly.
On January 6, Republican protesters stormed the Capitol Building and surrounded the Senate Hall. The Senate and the House of Representatives interrupted a meeting at which it was planned to approve the results of the last elections. According to this data, Biden won the presidential election. During the protests, four people were killed and the police detained nearly 70 rioters.