- Democratic leaders of your house Committee on Oversight and Reform are demanding to understand why President-elect Joe Biden has actually not been acknowledged as the next US head of state.
- In a letter sent Thursday, Democrats ask Emily Murphy, head of the General Solutions Administration, to personally explain why she has not signed up with every significant news network in calling the election.
- ” We have been incredibly client, however we can wait no longer,” the lawmakers wrote.
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But GSA Administrator Emily Murphy, an appointee of outgoing President Donald Trump, has actually stopped working to call the race herself, delaying the formal transition to the next president– and, Democrats argue, endangering the next administration’s ability to right away tackle the numerous crises it will inherit, from the pandemic to an economic crisis.
In a November 19 letter to Murphy, leaders of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform wrote that “there is no imaginable argument” that the winner of the 2020 election is not yet evident.
— Rep. Gerry Connolly (@GerryConnolly) November 20, 2020
Previously on Thursday, CNN reported that Murphy was having a hard time with the decision, citing people who have actually spoken with her recently.
” She definitely feels like she’s in a hard location,” one friend informed CNN.
In their letter, Home Democrats ask Murphy to p