US Vice President Mike Pence is back in the Senate and “will finish the people’s business,” his spokesman says.
Vice President @Mike_Pence has returned to the Senate. He never left the Capitol.@VP was in regular contact w/ House & Senate leadership, Cap Police, DOJ, & DoD to facilitate efforts to secure the Capitol & reconvene Congress.
And now we will finish the People’s business.
— Devin O’Malley (@VPPressSec) January 7, 2021
And the Washington Post’s congressional reporter shares photos of the Electoral College certificates confirming Joe Biden’s win being taken back to the chamber to continue the process.
The electoral college certificates – ratifying Biden’s win – are being marched back to the Senate chamber. pic.twitter.com/uNte4GcF3S
— Paul Kane (@pkcapitol) January 7, 2021