REFUGEE CAP BACKLASH: @maryaliceparks reports as Pres. Biden faces serious criticism for keeping a Trump-era cap on refugees, but the president says the situation at the southern border is overwhelming agencies, calling it a “crisis” for the first time.
President Biden plans to lift Trump's historically low cap on refugees. The change in direction comes after Biden initially moved only to expand the eligibility criteria for resettlements, which drew swift criticism from the president's allies.
JOE BIDEN DEFEATS PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP The Associated Press declares Joe Biden the winner of a grueling campaign for the American presidency. He will lead a polarized nation through a historic collision of health, economic and social crises. #APracecall