Biden Builds Team to Get Aggressive on Regs

The Hill, Dec. 27, 2020–Rebecca Beitsch, Morgan Chalfant
President-Elect Joseph Biden will face a divided Senate when he takes office that could be controlled by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) depending on the outcome of two Jan. 5 runoff elections in Georgia. This will make moving legislation difficult, and will almost certainly force Biden to lean on executive actions and regulatory work — both to accomplish his own agenda and dismantle President Trump’s.