President-elect Joe Biden held an emotionally charged virtual roundtable with front-line health care workers Wednesday in which he took aim at the White House for delaying the presidential transition process and expressed hope that Republicans would take bolder action against Covid-19 after President Donald Trump leaves office.Biden’s biggest message during the nearly hourlong virtual discussion, however, was his expression of support for the nation’s first responders, who have been forced into more than nine months of unrelenting action in responding to the worsening coronavirus pandemic.“It’s not enough to praise you. We have to protect you, we have to pay you,” Biden told the group, which featured a firefighter, an intensive care unit nurse and a school nurse.During one particularly emotional exchange, Mary Turner, an overnight intensive care nurse from Minnesota, tearfully explained to Biden that she and her colleagues had frequently been the last people to be with dying Covid-19 patients, who took their last breaths without their families at their bedsides — and shared that she has not yet been tested for the coronavirus despite working on the front lines since February.“You’re kidding me,” Biden replied in disbelief.Later, Biden took aim at Trump’s General Services Administration for holding up


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