Michael Bender

Wall Street Journal

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Michael Bender is National Politics Reporter for the Wall Street Journal.

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The presidential transition process was slowed down today by changes in leadership and other personnel.

Tensions in Trump transition

The presidential transition process was slowed down today by changes in leadership and other personnel.

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In his inaugural address today, President Joe Biden emphasized unifying this country and ending what he called an uncivil war: “We must end this uncivil war that pits red against blue,…

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Among California’s Congressional delegation, all Democrats voted for impeachment, and all Republicans, except David Valadao, voted against impeachment.

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Immediate financial relief topped Governor Gavin Newsom's wishlist in an ambitious $227 billion spending plan he released Friday for the upcoming fiscal year.

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The U.S. House of Representatives is taking up a resolution that would call on Vice President Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment and take over President Trump's duties.

Today the House of Representatives introduced an article of impeachment against President Trump, charging him with “incitement of insurrection.”

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Zocalo commentator Joe Mathews has come with a word that describes what he calls the state’s obsessive and unhealthy aversion to red ink: budgetism.

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With calls to stay home during the pandemic and threats of more violence in Washington, D.C., most Joe Biden supporters from Southern California will watch the inauguration virtually.

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