Published on Tuesday, January 4, 2005 by the New York Daily News
by Juan Gonzalez
Congress will close the books on the bitterly fought November presidential election this Thursday, when the House and Senate meet in a joint session to officially ratify George W. Bush's Electoral College victory.
Such certification is almost always a routine process. To most Americans, it merely reaffirms the obvious about a contest that's already history.
Bush haters should get over it and move on, they say.
But a persistent and significant group of voters is not moving anywhere, not until some straight answers are forthcoming.