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The president’s baseless claims of fraud in the November elections have sparked a Republican civil war in the state, where voters will return to the polls on Jan. 5 in a pair of races that will determine control of the U.S. Senate.

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President-elect Joe Biden is spending the day in Wilmington, Del., with plans to receive an intelligence briefing and meet with transition advisers.

Speaking just days before President Trump is set to campaign for him and fellow senator Kelly Loeffler, Perdue went further in nodding to President-elect Joe Biden’s win than he has publicly.


Trump’s biggest remaining challenge — if he’s up to it

It's persuading skeptical Republicans to get the coronavirus vaccine.

Trump allies’ sloppy, error-riddled legal effort

It's happening with increasing frequency.

What we know about David Perdue’s stock trades

The Georgia GOP senator is not in legal jeopardy any longer, but the politics aren't helpful to him.

Biden begins choosing his top health-care officials, naming Vivek H. Murthy and Anthony S. Fauci, as he prepares to take office during a pandemic that has killed hundreds of thousands of Americans

By early next year, there could be more than a million doses administered every day in the U.S. But it will take time to change the trajectory of the epidemic.

Trump has raised $207.5 million since Election Day, with a flurry of fundraising appeals focused on election integrity.

The president and his allies also faced courtroom setbacks in Arizona and Pennsylvania.

Democrats also chose Rep. Rosa L. DeLauro (Conn.) as chair of the House Appropriations Committee and Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (N.Y.) to lead their party’s campaign arm.

Thursday’s order says a lower court should heed the high court’s recent decision blocking similar restrictions in New York.

  • Analysis

In this edition: An interview with one of the year's big Republican winners, an update from the Trump legal team's tour of election hearings, and the latest from Georgia.

  • Analysis

And how each county compares to its neighbors.

Alyssa Farah had also served as press secretary for Vice President Pence and at the Pentagon during the administration.

More junior Democrats in a seniority-heavy system have grown irritated after the party came up short of expectations in a fourth straight election.

The president’s daughter released an email showing that she told Trump hotel executives to charge “market price.” The hotel is accused of overcharging.

  • Analysis

A surge in deaths was inevitably going to follow the surge in cases.

  • Analysis

Trump's claims about fraud are heavily layered with confusing jargon and rely on the naivete of his audience.

Tina Flournoy will bring decades of Washington experience to the role.

Even Rudolph W. Giuliani reportedly made a point to note he had just met Melissa Carone, whose testimony drew comparisons to SNL sketches.

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