National political reporter Education: University of Pennsylvania, BA in history Amy Gardner joined The Washington Post in 2005. She has worked stints in the Virginia suburbs, covered the 2010 midterms and the tea party revolution, and covered the Republican presidential nominating contest in 2011-2012. She was a politics editor for five years and returned to reporting in 2018. Professional Affiliations: Board member, Daily Pennsylvanian Alumni Association Foreign languages spoken: French
In morning tweets, the president asked if voting should be postponed until it can be done “properly, securely and safely.” The U.S. Constitution gives Congress the power to set the “time, place and manner” of the election.