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A Guide to Biden's Agenda When He Takes Office in January

35 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

The promises Joe Biden made as a candidate fall roughly into two categories: those easy to carry out in his first days in the Oval Office, and those that will be exceedingly...
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What Biden can and can't get from an evenly divided Senate

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - So what does a 50-50 Senate get President-elect Joe Biden? Washington has barely had time to process the implications of Democratic control after two Georgia...
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Biden will halt federal executions, other actions on first day in office

Biden will halt federal executions, other actions on first day in office

3 hours ago   |   Politico

Joe Biden plans to rejoin the World Health Organization, halt federal executions and rescind the ban on transgender individuals serving in the military among a range of other...
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U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch: Members of Congress who helped insurrectionists should be expelled

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Any members of Congress who helped the insurrectionists storm the U.S. Capitol earlier this month should be expelled at the very least, Massachusetts Congressman Stephen Lynch...
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Joe Biden faces challenges in call for unity

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Joe Biden ran for president on the promise of uniting the country. As he prepares to preside over a nation still bitterly divided over an election that led to violence and...
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Trump Must Be Cut Off From Intelligence Briefings, Democrat Says

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

Regardless of the outcome of his impeachment trial, President Donald Trump should immediately be cut off from intelligence briefings, said the Democratic chairman of the House...
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Lindsey Graham predicts radical first 100 days

Lindsey Graham predicts radical first 100 days

15 hours ago   |   Politico

Sen. Lindsey Graham predicted Sunday that the first months of Joe Biden's presidency will bring the most radical agenda in U.S. history. Speaking on Fox News Channel's "Sunday...
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Trump Pushed the Limits of the U.S. Legal System: Here's How It Held Up

17 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The president who ignored precedent challenged the Constitution. Overall, the system held, but many of the issues raised will debated for years to come.
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Gen. Milley key to military continuity as Biden takes office

18 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - In taking charge of a Pentagon battered by leadership churn, the Biden administration will look to one holdover as a source of military continuity: Gen. Mark...
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Will Trump's Mishandling of Records Leave a Hole in History?

22 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Washington - The public won't see President Donald Trump's White House records for years, but there's growing concern the collection won't be complete, leaving a hole in the...
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Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

The massive undertaking underscores fears that some of the very people assigned to protect Washington could threaten the incoming administration. Read more ...

Biden to yank Keystone XL permit on first day of presidency

Biden to yank Keystone XL permit on first day of presidency

President-elect Joe Biden will rescind the cross-border permit for TC Energy's Keystone XL pipeline on his first day in office, three sources confirm to POLITICO. The move is... Read more ...

Warnock Calls For Equity And Integrity In Sermon At Ebenezer Baptist Ahead...

Warnock Calls For Equity And Integrity In Sermon At Ebenezer Baptist Ahead Of MLK Day

Georgia Sen.-elect Raphael Warnock took to the pulpit at Martin Luther King Jr.'s spiritual home for a sermon honoring the civil rights icon and calling for his work to continue. Read more ...

Former Trump Official Mocked For Claiming That The President Has No Platform Now

Former Trump Official Mocked For Claiming That The President Has No Platform Now

"I remember when Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address via tweet," one critic said of Hogan Gidley's comments about Trump's social media ban. Read more ...

Records Show Trump Allies' Fingerprints on DC Rally

Records Show Trump Allies' Fingerprints on DC Rally

Members of President Trump's failed reelection campaign played key roles in orchestrating the rally that spawned a deadly assault on the US Capitol, according to an AP... Read more ...

Graham asks Schumer to hold Senate vote on canceling impeachment trial

Graham asks Schumer to hold Senate vote on canceling impeachment trial

Sen. Lindsey Graham asked Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer in a letter on Sunday to support a vote to dismiss the House's article of impeachment against President Donald... Read more ...

Health officials confident Biden will deliver on promise of 100 million...

Health officials confident Biden will deliver on promise of 100 million vaccines in 100 days

Two of the nation's top infectious disease experts said Sunday they are confident that President-elect Joe Biden will meet his goal to administer 100 million vaccinations in... Read more ...

Trump should be denied intelligence briefings, Rep. Schiff says

Trump should be denied intelligence briefings, Rep. Schiff says

House Intelligence Chair Adam Schiff said Sunday that President Donald Trump should be barred from daily intelligence briefings immediately - and remain cut off from briefings... Read more ...

In the Name of Science, Biden to Bring a Big WH First

In the Name of Science, Biden to Bring a Big WH First

President-elect Joe Biden says "science will always be at the forefront of my administration," and he's elevating Read more ...

Joe Biden: GOP Lawmakers Who Didn't Wear Masks During Capitol Riot Need To...

Joe Biden: GOP Lawmakers Who Didn't Wear Masks During Capitol Riot Need To 'Grow Up'

“I know it's become a partisan issue, but what a stupid, stupid thing for it to happen,” the president-elect said. Read more ...