These were remarkable and uncertain times in US history.
All eyes were immediately on the Vermont Senator after memes were made of him sitting on a chair by himself wearing cozy mittens.
Other fringe groups, including neo-Nazis, said they intended to capitalize on the disarray by stepping up recruitment from among QAnon followers.
Cuoy Griffin, a New Mexico county commissioner, planned to attend the inauguration with firearms.
A handful of Republican senators and over 100 Republican members of congress voted against the certification on Wednesday, when the certification resumed after the riots.
"... the fact that you so resolutely resumed the proceedings and saw them through to their conclusion was deeply impressive and moving to all," Speaker Levin wrote.
Biden will be the next president of the United States.
The fine print made clear most of the money would go to other priorities, including retiring the debts of Trump's campaign.