News Analysis

On day of reckoning for Donald Trump, Biden is set for electoral college seal

President Donald Trump insists the election was stolen - and most of his base believe him. PHOTO: AFP
Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

WASHINGTON - Electors meet in different states on Monday (Dec 14) to cast their votes for the US president and vice-president - an event that in normal times, would be a day of reckoning for the United States' presidential election, with Congress' counting and announcement of the result on Jan 6 a mere formality.

But these are not normal times.

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.