Biden to receive coronavirus vaccine in public on Monday

President-elect Joe Biden and incoming First Lady Jill Biden will receive their first doses of the Covid-19 vaccine in public on Monday, the transition confirmed. The televised vaccination will happen in Delaware at a location yet to be announced, and …

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Biden fills out incoming communications team with campaign veterans

President-elect Joe Biden further filled out the incoming White House communications team on Friday, tapping several former campaign staffers for assistant and deputy-level roles in the West Wing’s press shop.The personnel announcements come after Biden campaign aides have expressed frustration …

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Goin’ to the chapel to get out the vote

Ahead of January’s runoff election in Georgia, the Black church has been, once again, thrust into the spotlight as an organizing force for voters and as a point of contention for conservatives. POLITICO reporter Maya King talks with Dr. Freddy …

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Top Biden aide walks back expletive description of Republicans

Jen O’Malley Dillon, President-elect Joe Biden’s campaign manager and incoming White House deputy chief of staff, walked back comments she made in a recent interview suggesting that congressional Republicans were “a bunch of f—ers.”The mea culpa came in a virtual …

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‘It is madness’: Governors rage over stimulus snub

America’s governors seethed on Wednesday over news that a much-anticipated federal stimulus package will not include a bailout for local governments — and accused Washington of abandoning states and cities.Leaders across the country pleaded with Congress for months to reach …

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Long shot Newsom recall drive gets serious in California

After banging at the recall door unsuccessfully five times, conservative drives to oust Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom may suddenly be getting traction. And that’s because there’s a perfect storm of political developments that could make this latest long shot attempt …

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Member of Biden’s transition press corps tests positive for coronavirus

A member of President-elect Joe Biden’s transition press corps tested positive for Covid-19 on Wednesday, according to the White House Correspondents’ Association — potentially exposing incoming administration officials to the highly contagious disease just weeks from Inauguration Day.The infected individual …

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