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Biden transition gets govt OK after Trump out of options

2 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

By ZEKE MILLER, DAVID EGGERT and COLLEEN LONG
WASHINGTON - The federal government recognized President-elect Joe Biden as the “apparent winner” of the Nov. 3 election on Monday, formally starting the transition of power after President Donald Trump spent weeks testing the boundaries of American democracy. He relented after suffering yet more legal and procedural defeats in his seemingly futile effort to overturn the election with baseless claims of fraud.
Trump still refused to concede and vowed to continue to fight in court after General Services Administrator Emily Murphy gave the green...
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Feds agree to help Biden transition after more Trump defeats

2 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

By DAVID EGGERT, ZEKE MILLER and COLLEEN LONG
LANSING, Mich. - After weeks of delay, the federal government acknowledged President-elect Joe Biden was the “apparent winner” of the Nov. 3 election on Monday and cleared the way for cooperation on a transition of power. The move came after President Donald Trump suffered yet more legal and procedural defeats in his futile effort to overturn the election with baseless claims of fraud.
Trump's effort to stave off the inevitable - formal recognition of his defeat - is facing increasingly stiff resistance from the courts and fellow Republicans...
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