Barack Obama Re-elected to Second Term | KCET
Barack Obama Re-elected to Second Term
Barack Obama is projected to return to the White House for a second term as President of the United States.
Multiple news sources, including CBS, CNN and MSNBC, called the race around 8:20 PST, citing a projected victory in the battleground state of Ohio as carrying the President over the 270 electoral vote threshold.
For the full results from the BBC, click here.
Despite being overshadowed by a week of protests against police brutality, the coronavirus continued to claim lives in Los Angeles County, with health officials today announcing 60 new deaths and 1,202 new confirmed COVID-19 cases.
Following days of protests against police brutality, the president of the Los Angeles Police Commission president said today the board will take steps to review and revise police policies, with input from the community.
George Floyd’s death has again triggered demands for police reform and an end to racism — the same cry that occurred almost 30 years ago when King survived a brutal beating at the hands of LAPD.
“Our nation has come a long way, and we still have a long way to go.” said Rev. Cecil “Chip” Murray, pastor of the First African Methodist Episcopal (FAME) Church of Los Angeles during the 1992 Uprising.
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