Biden took a series of executive actions on issues including immigration and criminal justice. He also moved to rejoin the Paris climate accord.
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The president vaguely warned of a “criminal offense” as he pressured Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger in the call, according to an audio recording.
More than a week after President-elect Joe Biden was declared the winner, Trump continues to block his successor’s transition.
Mark Meadows, the White House chief of staff who abided by U.S. President Donald Trump’s efforts to play down the coronavirus throughout the summer, has contracted the virus himself, a senior administration official said Friday night. Meadows tested positive for the virus Wednesday, the official ...
Trump has largely shuttered the White House task force and doubled down on anti-science language, telling voters that the U.S. is "rounding the corner” in the pandemic.