Ed O'Keefe

Ed O'Keefe


@postpolitics reporter covering #Campaign2016. Upstate NY native. #Latino. @AmericanU. @NAHJ. @giants. ed.okeefe@washpost.com. Personal: @ed_okeefe

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“We must speak the truth. Our election was not stolen and America has not failed,” Cheney adds.

JOE VS. JOE: Via the great @alanhe : @Sen_JoeManchin  is coming to the White House to see @POTUS  & Co. at 4:30 p.m. today.

Fascinating @IanPrasad ⁩ look at the history of congressional mortality.

“in perhaps the most consequential mayoral contest in a generation,” @nytopinion ⁩ editorial board backs @KGforNYC ⁩ for NYC mayor: She “best understands how to get New York back on its feet and has the temperament and the experience to do so.”

ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: @RepLizCheney , discussing “freedom and our constitutional duty to protect it.”

“Millions of Americans have been misled by the former president,” @RepLizCheney  says.

“The election is over. That is the rule of law. That is our constitutional process. Those who refuse to accept the rulings of our courts are at war with the constitution.” - @Rep_LizCheney 

Per @RebeccaRKaplan  : @HouseGOP  is set to hold a candidate forum for potential candidates to replace @Rep_LizCheney  as conference chair on Thursday. At present, the only candidate i @RepStefaniks  . The conference will hold an election to pick a new third-ranking leader on Friday.

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JUST IN: “This is not news we deliver lightly,” @margbrennan  says as she reports: Trump Cabinet secretaries are discussing invoking the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump. Nothing formal yet presented to VP Pence. “I’m talking about actual members of the Cabinet,” she says

NEW: During a 1pm conference call of @SenateDems , aides say @SenSchumer  told his colleagues: “Let me be clear: if Leader McConnell and Senate Republicans move forward with this, then nothing is off the table for next year. Nothing is off the table.”

CONFIRMED: First-of-its-kind call between more than 100 top corporate leaders on Saturday focused on how to respond to proposed changes in state voting laws. Participants included top leaders of airlines, media, law, investment.

AD WATCH: One of four distinct @JoeBiden  campaign ads airing during @NFL  games today and tomorrow is called, “The Blind Pig.” It features @beastieboys ‘s “Sabotage.” The campaign says the band has never licensed music for an ad until now.

JUST IN: @MLB  announces it’ll move the All-Star Game and Draft out of Atlanta due to the state passing a new elections law last week.

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One person listening in on the call describes the president's words and tone as "unhinged."

JUST IN: @KamalaHarris  canceling her campaign travel schedule through Sunday after two campaign staffers, including her communications director Liz Allen, tested positive for #COVID19 

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