Biden transition team's frustrations grow as delays persist
Frustrations are growing within Biden's transition team as the president-elect says delays could set his administration back months in combating the pandemic.
Former White House Chief of Staff John Podesta says the as long as the Biden transition team is denied access "to the budget numbers at OMB, to the access to the experts at CDC and FDA, they're hobbled. And that's almost criminal." Aired on 11/16/2020. Philip Rucker of The Washington Post reports that Trump fought the GSA allowing Biden's transition to proceed and is still grasping at legal straws instead of conceding to Joe Biden. Aired on 11/24/2020. The General Service Administration has given President-Elect Joe Biden's team the green light to move forward with the transition. The President-Elect wasted no, time, announcing on Tuesday some of key cabinet nominees for his incoming administration. Senator Rick Scot (R-FL) weighs in on Biden transition process. He also tells us how he's doing since being tested positive for coronavirus and weighs in on the upcoming Georgia runoff elections.
Thanksgiving is tomorrow and many traditions will be different this holiday season due to the coronavirus. CDC guidelines are urging Americans to avoid travel, limit their number of guests and not share food. Carley Shimkus, reporter for FOX News Headlines 24/7 discusses how this Thanksgiving will be different than those in past, but how you can make the best of it and help those in need during these difficult times.
Plus, commentary by Robert Jeffress, Fox News contributor and pastor of the Dallas First Baptist Church. President-elect Joe Biden has named Ron Klain as his chief of staff. David Litt, a former speechwriter for President Obama and author of "Democracy in One Book or Less," joined CBSN to discuss the Biden transition.