Michelle Ye Hee Lee (@myhlee )

Michelle Ye Hee Lee

Bio @washingtonpost reporter, currently focused on 2020 election & voting | national president @aaja | cat(s) & puppy mom | michelle.lee@washpost.com
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Twitter Web App : Here is a poem I wrote in 1996 about my plans for getting older

Twitter Web App : How closely are the ties between Biden's transition and the Washington consulting firm WestExec Advisors? Tony Blinken, whom Biden tapped to lead the State Department, co-founded the firm with Michèle Flournoy, a top contender for defense secretary. politico.com/news/2020/11/2…

Twitter Web App : Coronavirus vaccines face trust gap in Black and Latino communities, study finds -- by William Wan washingtonpost.com/health/2020/11…

Twitter Web App : Gov. Doug Ducey: 'Joe Biden did win Arizona' azcentral.com/story/news/pol…

Twitter Web App : Foreign observers shocked by chaos over U.S. election, and struggling to explain the U.S. political drama to their baffled friends and colleagues -- Carol Morello washingtonpost.com/national-secur…

Twitter Web App : "Claiming journalism as an artifact of living in a democracy attempts to thrust an ideological solution at a purely practical problem: The news industry is failing to adapt to the rapidly evolving needs and preferences of consumers." rjionline.org/stories/saving…

Twitter Web App : "I still believe in the role of a free press in a liberal democracy, but proclaiming that journalism is critical to 'saving democracy' is not a strategy for revitalizing the news industry." Super smart column from Yvonne Leow: twitter.com/RJI/status/133…

Twitter Web App : On Axios, Charles Koch says he knew he “screwed up” w/the Tea Party when he saw politicians he’d supported being anti-immigration.

It sounds like his regret is about backing a whole movement, and not pushing libertarian policies more purposefully.
axios.com/charles-koch-p…

iPhone : A deep look at Emily Murphy, the Trump appointee at GSA who became a stand-in for the nation’s divisions after the election, by Lisa Rein washingtonpost.com/politics/gsa-e…

iPhone : New from me: Muslims have been the subject of mass government surveillance for years, at times, for simply practicing their faith or participating in faith-based activities. That's why Muslim Pro's sale of location info felt like such a violation latimes.com/business/techn…

iPhone : Some on the left see figures like Blinken as handmaidens to years of ultimately doomed U.S. policy in the Middle East. They also are wary of the cozy relationships cultivated by many establishment Democrats with the private sector. washingtonpost.com/world/2020/11/…

iPhone : Biden announced a diverse set of nominees for top posts Monday — including first Latino as homeland security secretary & first woman as director of national intelligence — as he sought to convey momentum and inevitability. By ⁦Annie Linskey⁩ washingtonpost.com/politics/biden…