Delays could prevent President Trump from carrying out his plan to exclude unauthorized immigrants from the population-based calculation that distributes seats in the House of Representatives and votes in the Electoral College.
The president’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani presented conspiracy theories that have gained traction among some Trump supporters in recent days. President-elect Joe Biden dismissed the unsupported claims as “outrageous.”
Anthony Tata, who sat in on meetings this week with the acting defense chief and his top aides, has tested positive for Covid-19.
Democrats and Republicans are eyeing infrastructure as a possible area of bipartisan compromise under the Biden administration.