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Biden Team Can’t Get Intelligence Reports Until Trump Concedes

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President Donald Trump’s unwillingness to concede the 2020 presidential election has delayed the process by which national security information can be shared with President-Elect Joe Biden, the national intelligence director’s office said on Tuesday.

According to the Presidential Transition Act of 1963, the General Services Administration must first ascertain the winner of the election, which Trump is contesting, before providing intelligence briefings to the next administration.

Biden’s press office for comment did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment.

Intelligence agencies have given general intelligence briefings — with the exception of information about covert operations, sources and methods — to presidenti… (Read more)

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