Republican senators slowly begin to accept Biden as president-elect after Electoral College vote

Posted on AllSides December 14th, 2020
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WASHINGTON – Congressional Republicans began the long-awaited pivot to recognize Joe Biden as the president-elect following the Electoral College vote Monday.

"As soon as he crosses the 270-vote threshold (for victory), I mean there are still a couple of, I guess, last steps in the process, but in my view that's how in this country we decide presidential elections, that's our Constitution, and I believe in following the Constitution,” Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., told reporters on Capitol Hill.

“I understand there are people who feel strongly about the outcome of...

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