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Past articles by Jordyn:

Biden says 'America is back at the table' as 1st foreign trip continues

Following the G-7 summit and looking forward to NATO meeting, President Joe Biden took indirect swipes at his predecessor as he praised cooperation with U.S. allies. → Read More

Biden's most important message overseas: He's not Trump

As President Joe Biden makes his presidential debut on the world stage, his greatest task is accomplished by the simple fact that he is not Donald Trump. → Read More

US refugee agency for children at risk of maxing out capacity

The agency tasked with connecting unaccompanied children to relatives or sponsors in the U.S. is nearing maximum capacity to hold the children before they are resettled. → Read More

Despite searing images at Senate impeachment trial, impact on vote or Trump's legacy remains unclear

Democrats have been speaking to both GOP senators and the American public. → Read More

Trump plans to leave in dramatic fashion yet continues to stay out of sight

President Trump prepared to leave Washington in dramatic fashion Wednesday but on Monday continued to stay isolated and out of sight as a possible Senate trial loomed. → Read More

Trump, under pressure to resign or face impeachment, says he won't attend Biden's inauguration

President Donald Trump on Friday, amid calls for his impeachment or resignation, found himself under the most extreme pressure he's faced during his presidency. → Read More

Trump rushes to dole out plum appointments to allies on way out the door

President Donald Trump is doling out plum appointments to allies in the final weeks of presidency. → Read More

Rudy Giuliani says he got 'celebrity' coronavirus treatment, advice from president's doctor

The president's personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, received access not afforded to most Americans. → Read More

FDA chief summoned to White House amid pressure to authorize vaccine emergency use

FDA chief Stephen Hahn was summoned to White House Tuesday amid pressure to authorize emergency use of a COVID-19 vaccine. → Read More

Trump still in denial about defeat as legal team mounts last-ditch challenges

President Donald Trump's singular focus on his own political misfortunes threatened to jeopardize Republican control of the Senate. → Read More

As he ignores election defeat, Trump pardons turkey

While President Donald Trump continues to resist the American tradition of conceding his election defeat, he took part in another time-honored tradition Tuesday: Pardoning the National Thanksgiving Turkey. The annual event typically serves as a light-hearted reprieve from the partisan rancor of Washington, with the president delivering remarks stuffed with bad puns and concluding with a playful… → Read More

Biden expected to tap history-making pick, Janet Yellen, for Treasury Department

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to name Janet Yellen as his pick for treasury secretary, sources familiar with the matter told ABC News. → Read More

Michigan GOP lawmakers reject Trump's brazen effort to overturn election results

In an extraordinary move, President Donald Trump invited Michigan GOP leaders to the White House. → Read More

Trump remains silent as US passes 250,000 COVID-19 deaths

As the country mourns a quarter-million Americans lost to the coronavirus, President Trump on Thursday did nothing to acknowledge the grim milestone. → Read More

Trump digs in at White House, denying Biden transition help on pandemic, national security

An increasing chorus has called for President Donald Trump to allow for presidential-level intelligence briefings for President-elect Joe Biden. → Read More

Trump breaks silence with vaccine update after criticism he's ignored pandemic

President Donald Trump spoke about the federal government's coronavirus vaccine program after criticism he had been ignoring the pandemic. → Read More

A silent Trump shows little sign of leading on pandemic, governing as he refuses to concede

President Donald Trump's absence on the pubic stage comes as the coronavirus rages. → Read More

Trump to make first public appearance since Biden projected winner

President Trump on Wednesday makes his first public appearance since Joe Biden became president-elect. → Read More

World leaders, including close Trump ally Boris Johnson, move on as Trump resists conceding

World leaders, including close Trump ally U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, are moving on as the president resists conceding. → Read More

Biden projects image of governing while Trump stays out of sight

Since being declared the winner, President-elect Biden has kept a high-profile role, while President Trump has stayed out of sight inside the White House. → Read More