Latest from Tom Hamburger
While short of a concession, the president’s move paves the way for Biden’s team to receive funding and security briefings and sets in motion the steps needed for a peaceful transfer of power.
  • Nov 23, 2020
Imploring GOP lawmakers to speak up, more than 100 former officials issued a statement Monday saying President Trump’s refusal to accept the election results is dangerous and harmful.
  • Nov 23, 2020
Democratic officials are considering their legal options to compel certification.
  • Nov 21, 2020
The deliberations reflect growing anxiety among Democrats and some Republicans in the state over the president’s efforts to reach into the local vote-counting process.
  • Nov 21, 2020
Georgia officials certified Biden’s roughly 12,000-vote win there, and Republican lawmakers from Michigan met with President Trump at the White House but said they learned nothing that would warrant overturning Biden’s victory.
  • Nov 20, 2020
Jonathan Kinloch, a Democrat and the board’s vice chairman, told The Washington Post that it’s too late for the pair to reverse course, as the certified results have been sent to the secretary of state, in accordance with state rules.
  • Nov 19, 2020
The votes by the four-member Wayne County Board of Canvassers briefly raised, then dashed, Trump allies’ hopes.
  • Nov 18, 2020
Despite President-elect Joe Biden’s lead of nearly 148,000 votes, President Trump’s false claims about widespread fraud continued to reverberate with his supporters.
  • Nov 17, 2020
On a private call, GOP senators and allies fret about the changing electorate and look to reach anti-Trump Republicans.
  • Nov 16, 2020
As the president refuses to concede, an influential Michigan Republican said Sunday that the certification of the state's election results should not be delayed.
  • Nov 15, 2020