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Edward Foley


Professor Edward Foley publishes op-ed in The Washington Post assuring that Joe Biden will be inaugurated on Jan. 20

November 12, 2020 | Media News

An expert in election law, Professor Edward Foley has been featured prominently as a guest election analyst for The Washington Post and  NBC over the last few months. On Veteran’s Day, Foley published an op-ed in The Washington Post titled, “Relax. Biden will be sworn in Jan. 20.

“Trump would need to overturn Biden’s apparent victories in three states to take Biden below 270 electoral votes,” he wrote. “In Pennsylvania, where Trump’s main claim is about being denied the right to observe the process as closely as his campaign wished, no court is going to invalidate votes for that alleged procedural failure alone.”