• The CEO of the Republican-leaning US Chamber of Commerce urges Trump to start the transition to Biden immediately 'for the sake of Americans' safety'

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    President-elect Joe Biden and President Donald Trump.
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    Top business leaders are increasingly recognizing Joe Biden as the president-elect, even as President Donald Trump refuses to concede.
    Tom Donohue, the CEO of the US Chamber of Commerce, on Thursday urged Trump to start the transition process to Biden without delay.
    "While the Trump administration can continue litigating to confirm election outcomes, for the sake of Americans' safety and well-being, it should not delay the transition a moment longer...
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  • Trump's chief of staff told GOP senators to 'make the most of' the next 45 days in an apparent admission that Trump could leave office

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows.
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    At a meeting, White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows told senators to "make the most" of President Donald Trump's remaining few weeks in office, the Associated Press reported .
    The remark is striking given Trump's continued refusal to concede that he lost the election.
    On senator present said Meadows added the qualifier "whether it's 45 days or four years and 45 days," still incorporating the hope that Trump may somehow win.
    As time passes, more and more Trump allies are - either on purpose or through verbal slips...
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