• 'You got me emotional': Joe Biden started tearing up after talking to a nurse about treating COVID-19 patients in ICU

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    Joe Biden and his son, Beau, in 2008.
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    President-elect Joe Biden teared up when talking to an ICU nurse about her experience treating COVID-19 patients.
    "You got me emotional," Biden said on a video call with frontline workers. "Anyone who spent significant time in ICU, like I did for months,... observed the incredible mental strain on nurses in ICU units."
    Biden's son, Beau, spent time in the ICU during his treatment for brain cancer.
    As coronavirus cases surge in the US , nurses say hospitals lack staff and resources to adequately handle the rise in...
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  • Lindsey Graham says that Biden should begin receiving national security briefings even while Trump's election litigation plays out in court

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

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    South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday said that President-elect Joe Biden should begin receiving intelligence briefings while President Donald Trump's election-related litigation continues.
    Graham is a staunch ally of Trump and has come under fire in recent days for inserting himself in the vote counting process in Georgia.
    Only a handful of Senate Republicans have publicly called for Biden to begin receiving briefings.
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    Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday said that President Donald Trump may be challenging the 2020...
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