Asma Khalid

Asma Khalid appears in the following:

What Joe Biden Can (And Can't) Do To Stimulate This Pandemic Economy On His Own

Thursday, December 10, 2020

With a closely divided Congress, President-elect Joe Biden's economic agenda may depend on what his incoming administration can do on its own.

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What Can Incoming Biden Administration Do To Stimulate Economy Without Congress?

Wednesday, December 09, 2020

With a closely divided Congress, which could include Republicans holding the Senate, President-elect Joe Biden's economic agenda may depend a lot on what his incoming administration can do on its own.

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Biden Taps Dr. Anthony Fauci, Brian Deese For Medical And Economic Adviser Roles

Friday, December 04, 2020

President-elect Joe Biden says he's asked Dr. Anthony Fauci to be a chief medical adviser in his administration. Biden has also tapped Brian Deese for a key economic role.

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Biden Debuts His Economic Team

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

On Tuesday, President-elect Joe Biden formally introduced six core members of his economic team. Janet Yellen will lead the team if she is confirmed as Treasury secretary.

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Biden's Coalition Was United In Beating Trump. Governing May Reveal Its Cracks

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

Joe Biden won by tapping into a diverse group of voters who were on a mission to defeat President Trump. But now without Trump, Biden faces a daunting challenge to keep that coalition together.

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Challenges Biden Might Face In Unifying Americans

Friday, November 27, 2020

Joe Biden won the presidency by stitching together a broad coalition of voters — from former Republicans to young progressives. The question now is how will hold that support together as president.

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Biden Expected To Name More Cabinet Members As Transition Of Power Goes On

Friday, November 27, 2020

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to announce more members of his cabinet next week. He'll also begin getting access to the daily presidential briefings.

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Move Fast? Push For A Big Deal? Biden Faces Debate Over More COVID-19 Aid

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

A question for Joe Biden and his team is whether they should be encouraging Democrats to move quickly, to deliver aid faster, even if that means accepting a smaller deal.

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President-Elect Joe Biden Calls For Another Round Of Economic Stimulus

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

As vice president, Joe Biden played a key role in overseeing a major stimulus package. How does he see stimulus now, as president-elect, facing a pandemic?

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After Weeks Of Delay, Biden's Official Transition Will Finally Begin

Monday, November 23, 2020

President Trump has indicated he's clearing the way for the official transition to begin. The General Services Administration sent the Biden team a letter making available official resources to help.

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Biden Taps Several Senior Campaign Aides For Key White House Positions

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Among the staffers named: Louisiana Rep. Cedric Richmond will lead Biden's Office of Public Engagement, and Jen O'Malley Dillon, his campaign manager, will become deputy chief of staff.

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Biden And Harris Address The U.S. Economy And Lay Out Their Plans For Recovery

Monday, November 16, 2020

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris met with business and labor leaders on Monday before addressing their approach to managing the economy.

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President-Elect Joe Biden Names His 1st Cabinet Pick

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Biden has named Ron Klain as his White House chief of staff. Klain has been a fixture in the White House and Democratic campaigns for decades.

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Biden Picks Longtime Aide Ron Klain As White House Chief Of Staff

Thursday, November 12, 2020

The campaign team made the announcement Wednesday. An alumnus of the Obama-Biden administration, Klain previously served as Joe Biden's chief of staff when he was vice president.

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Biden Names Longtime Aide Ron Klain As White House Chief Of Staff

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Klain had previously served as Joe Biden's chief of staff during the Obama administration.

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Senate Republicans Continue Backing Trump's Refusal To Concede The Election

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Senate Republicans continue to back President Trump's strategy to challenge the election results. Only a few have congratulated Joe Biden and acknowledged the need for a transition.

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Joe Biden Elected President: NPR Political Reporters Discuss Latest On Race

Saturday, November 07, 2020

Joe Biden has been elected the 46th president of the United States. The Associated Press called the presidential race just before noon today.

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AP Calls Nevada For Biden

Saturday, November 07, 2020

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After days of counting, the AP has determined Nevada's six electoral votes will go to President-elect Joe Biden.

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Biden Wins Presidency, According To AP, Edging Trump In Turbulent Race

Saturday, November 07, 2020

With Pennsylvania in Joe Biden's column, the former vice president gains the 270 electoral votes needed to be elected.

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With Race Too Close To Call, Biden And Trump Camps Project Confidence

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

NPR correspondents discuss the latest results in the presidential race and how the candidates are reacting.

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