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Transition co-chair and former surgeon general are said to be among top candidates for health team
  • Dec 2, 2020
The burgeoning dynamic underscores how Trumpism is likely to animate the nation’s politics even after a billionaire president is replaced by Biden in the White House.
  • Nov 27, 2020
The lingering damage to the country’s electoral system could be among the most consequential legacies of the Trump presidency, according to historians, diplomats and lawmakers from across the political spectrum.
  • Nov 24, 2020
Many GOP lawmakers have given credence to the president’s baseless fraud claims by launching websites and tip lines aimed at uncovering election irregularities, but only a few have appeared willing to endorse an extraordinary move to appoint pro-Trump electors where Joe Biden won.
  • Nov 21, 2020
As he has embraced denial about his election loss and the surging coronavirus crisis, the concluding weeks of his presidency have been marked by rudderless and haphazard governance.
  • Nov 19, 2020
As the president kept up his conspiratorial allegations of voter fraud without providing any substantiating evidence, Republican officials and allies splintered between nudging him to accept defeat and encouraging him to fight.
  • Nov 8, 2020
Biden, who is set to become the nation’s 46th president after two terms as vice president and 36 years as a U.S. senator, will replace a defiant outsider who won a surprise victory in 2016.
  • Nov 7, 2020
As Biden awaited projections of victory, Trump and his campaign continued to make unsubstantiated claims of voter fraud while disputing the election results in multiple states where he was losing.
  • Nov 6, 2020
The former vice president said he was confident he would be named the winner, while the president promoted unfounded allegations about voter fraud.
  • Nov 5, 2020
President Trump falsely claimed that results were fraudulent, and his campaign demanded a recount in Wisconsin as his paths to victory narrowed.
  • Nov 4, 2020