Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

Here's What GSA Approval Means For The Biden Transition

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

The president-elect's team can now have government resources and officially meet with agencies as it prepares to take the reins of government.

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President-Elect Biden To Begin Formal Transition Process After Agency OK

Monday, November 23, 2020

President Trump, who still hasn't conceded, says he's "recommending" the GSA begin "initial protocols" to kick-start the transfer of power. The GSA chief says her decision was reached independently.

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Democrats Insist On Tuesday Briefing By GSA Head On Delayed Transition

Monday, November 23, 2020

The General Services Administration is offering a briefing for congressional leaders behind closed doors next week.

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Alejandro Mayorkas, Biden's Pick For DHS Head, Would Be 1st Latino In Post

Monday, November 23, 2020

Mayorkas, who was born in Havana, came to the U.S. with his family as a political refugee. He was U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services chief in the Obama administration.

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Michigan Lawmakers Meet Trump Amid Efforts To Overturn Election Results

Friday, November 20, 2020

Michigan, among the states where the Trump campaign has falsely alleged fraud, is scheduled to certify its results on Monday. GOP Sen. Mitt Romney and others have criticized the planned meeting.

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History Suggests Delay In Trump-Biden Transition Could Mean Danger

Thursday, November 19, 2020

National security experts argue for a smooth transition, which some administrations have accomplished, but any transition between President Trump and President-elect Joe Biden may be rocky.

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Trump Appointee Delays Biden Transition Process, Citing Need For 'Clear' Winner

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

It's up to General Services Administrator Emily Murphy to allow the flow of resources to the president-elect. The GSA referenced the contested 2000 election as precedent for its decision.

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What Role Does Federal Agency Play In Presidential Transition?

Monday, November 09, 2020

President-elect Biden has begun work on getting his administration in place, but the Trump administration has yet to hand him the keys to begin the transition formally.

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Scrutiny Of The U.S. Postal Service Continues As States Report Missing Ballots

Thursday, November 05, 2020

A federal judge ordered the U.S. Postal Service to sweep its facilities for any ballots in North Carolina and Pennsylvania amid reports of ballots left behind or delivered late in some states.

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How Many Votes Have Been Counted In Undecided States

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

Millions of outstanding votes have yet to be tallied, including in the key states of Georgia, North Carolina and Pennsylvania.

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Court Denies GOP Request To Block Drive-Through Voting In Harris County, Texas

Monday, November 02, 2020

The decision means about 127,000 ballots cast by drive-through voting in the Houston area will be counted. It follows similar rulings by a federal judge and the Texas Supreme Court.

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Delays Still Plague Mail Deliveries As Election Day Nears

Saturday, October 31, 2020

Data show on-time delivery of first-class mail continues to lag, including in many swing states.

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'A Huge Attack': Critics Decry Trump Order That Makes Firing Federal Workers Easier

Saturday, October 31, 2020

The executive order strips protections for thousands of federal workers. The administration says it's needed to get rid of "poor performers," but critics call it an attack on nonpolitical employees.

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100 Million Ballots, But Experts Say 'Heaven And Earth' Being Moved For Election Mail

Saturday, October 24, 2020

A record volume of election mail has moved through the U.S. Postal Service ahead of Election Day. And while there have been some delays, experts say voting by mail has gone relatively smoothly so far.

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No Reason To Fear Mail-In Ballot Delays Just Yet

Friday, October 23, 2020

As the election draws closer, a record number of Americans are voting early. So far, fears about delays in ballots being returned through the mail haven't materialized.

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Amy Coney Barrett Moves A Step Closer To Confirmation After Judiciary Committee Vote

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Democrats boycotted the vote, pointing to what they called the damage she would do to health care, and reproductive and voting rights, and the fact the vote took place amid the presidential election.

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Postal Service Agrees To Reverse Service Cutbacks Ahead Of Election

Thursday, October 15, 2020

The U.S. Postal Service said it agreed to the settlement with Montana because "it has always been our goal to ensure that anyone who chooses to utilize the mail to vote can do so successfully."

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Outside Witnesses Testifying In Final Day Of Amy Coney Barrett's Confirmation Hearing

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Republicans are bringing supporters of Judge Barrett to testify, while Democrats call on advocates for issues they believe are threatened by Barrett's confirmation to the Supreme Court.

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Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Confirmation Hearing

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Thursday was the fourth and final day hearings for President Trump's nominee. Next up in the process is the committee vote on Oct. 22.

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Barrett Says She Has 'No Animus' Toward Obamacare

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

On the third day of her confirmation hearings, Democrats again questioned the Supreme Court nominee on her views regarding the Affordable Care Act.

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