(POLITICO) President Barack Obama told his most loyal operatives that they have 10 days to get over their grief.

They’re already ahead of schedule.

In the past week, Obama alumni have planned gatherings at Glascott’s Saloon in Chicago (an old campaign haunt) and The Winslow in New York. In Washington, they’re meeting in hotel lobbies, 14th Street bars, nonprofits’ conference rooms and living rooms, plotting the resistance over beer and hummus.

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