Joe Biden won rapidly diversifying Georgia partly because Asian Americans mobilized to an unprecedented degree. With two critical Senate runoffs approaching, these voters could also boost Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock.
Covid-19 deaths are climbing at an alarming rate, presaging a deadly winter and a potentially bleak holiday season. Experts, fearing coronavirus fatigue, are urging Americans not to abandon public health measures.
The lingering damage to the countrys electoral system could be among the most consequential legacies of the Trump presidency, according to historians, diplomats and lawmakers from across the political spectrum.
President-elect Joe Bidens team kicked off its presidential transition in earnest Tuesday after President Trumps unprecedented refusal to concede the election held up the process. That delay came to an end this week when a key official confirmed Bidens win.
Trump insisted he would never concede just hours after the General Services Administration paved the way for president-elect Joe Biden to tap public funds, receive security briefings and gain access to federal agencies.
Biden named a diverse team of national security officials Monday, including a Latino immigrant as homeland security secretary and the first woman as intelligence chief, as he sought to convey momentum in building his administration.