Washington Post columnist and colleague of Jamal Khashoggi, Fred Hiatt, suggests Pres. Joe Biden isn't doing enough to hold Saudi Arabia's crown prince responsible: "The calculation for him is he's paid a price... but it's not a sufficient price."
NEW: Pres. Joe Biden lauded the House passage of the American Rescue Plan ahead of the Senate expected to take up the legislation next week: "We have no time to waste. If we act now—decisively, quickly and boldly—we can finally get ahead of this virus."
BIDEN SPEAKS TO GOVERNORS: Pres. Joe Biden delivers online remarks to winter meeting of National Governors Association.
Pres. Trump mocks Joe Biden on the issue of masks: "I don't wear masks like him. Every time you see him, he's got a mask. He could be speaking 200 feet away and he shows up with the biggest mask I've ever seen." #Debates2020
"Mr. President, let him answer!" "Mr. President, please stop." Moderator Chris Wallace repeatedly tries to keep Pres. Trump from interrupting Joe Biden. "It's hard to get any word in with this clown," Biden says, "excuse me, this person." #Debates2020
Kamala Harris will travel to Washington to give a speech to counter Pres Trump? Two questions corporate media probably won’t ask: 1. Why not Biden? 2. If Kamala can travel, why can’t Joe? #WhereIsJoe ?
RACE COMMENT BACKLASH: @marykbruce reports on the backlash Joe Biden is facing after appearing to suggest most African Americans are uniform in their views, with Pres. Trump seizing on the comment and the Biden campaign responding.