The Trump Appointee Stalling Biden’s Transition Reportedly “Feels Like She’s In a Hard Place” Emily Murphy, head of the General Services Administration, still hasn’t signed off on 2020 election results—a choice that could mean more Americans die of COVID-19. 'Potentially catastrophic': Sen. Chris Murphy sounds the alarm on the Trump administration not briefing the Biden team on COVID-19 vaccine distribution"There needs to be an integration between Trump's team and Biden's team to assure a clean hand-off of a complicated distribution plan," Murphy said. As Democrats fume, the Trump appointee who can start the Biden transition is in no hurryFederal agencies have received instructions to prepare briefing materials but not provide them or take any calls from Biden’s team. 'It's a terrible situation': Inside a government bureaucrat's pressure-filled decision to delay the transitionAs the only obstacle between President-elect Joe Biden and the formal start of the presidential transition, General Services Administrator Emily Murphy is struggling with the weight of the presidential election being dropped on her shoulders, feeling like Trump insists ‘WE WILL WIN’ as agencies told not to help Biden - liveFollow the latest updates The Trump official blocking Biden's transition is apparently looking for her next job, according to a new reportGeneral Services Administration chief Emily Murphy won't formally declare Biden as the election winner, but is exploring career options after Trump. Biden says 'more people may die' if Trump continues to delay the transition and there's no coordination on COVID-19COVID-19 has led to nearly 247,000 confirmed deaths in the US so far, per Johns Hopkins University, more than any other country in the world. The GSA holds the keys to the Trump-to-Biden transition. What is it?The General Services Administration (GSA) has held a leading role in transfers of presidential power since 1963. But it has not started its work yet.