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Georgia GOP Rep. criticizes governor's decision to reopen economy, says he's

Georgia GOP Rep. criticizes governor's decision to reopen economy, says he's "not communicating clearly"

Congressman Doug Collins from Georgia said he agrees with Governor Brian Kemp on reopening the economy, but not on how the governor is going about doing so. Read full article: Georgia GOP Rep. criticizes governor's d...→

Georgia GOP Rep. criticizes governor's decision to reopen economy, says he's

Georgia GOP Rep. criticizes governor's decision to reopen economy, says he's "not communicating clearly"

Congressman Doug Collins from Georgia said he agrees with Governor Brian Kemp on reopening the economy, but not on how the governor is going about doing so. Read full article: Georgia GOP Rep. criticizes governor's d...→

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

New York City's mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: When should New York City reopen? Govern...→

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

Gov. Charlie Baker is allowing some businesses in Massachusetts to reopen under a new plan revealed Monday that includes hair salons, barbershops, construction [...] Read full article: How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Gove...→

'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims to contain GOP revolt

'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims to contain GOP revolt

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is struggling to fight against a Republican revolt over his stay-at-home orders and business shutdowns Read full article: 'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims t...→

Rep. Jody Hice: We Can Safely Reopen the Country

Rep. Jody Hice: We Can Safely Reopen the Country

Rep. Jody Hice, R-Ga., says  the U.S. can safely lift some coronavirus restrictions and allow people to return to their jobs provided they adhere to smart heal [...] Read full article: Rep. Jody Hice: We Can Safely Reopen the...→

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers insists on keeping the state shut down until May 26 despite a declining rate of positive COVID-19 tests. Read full article: Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State...→

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

"The economy's not going to open no matter what we do, whatever we order, unless people have confidence," Governor Mike DeWine said. Read full article: GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing l...→

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Elon Musk announced on Twitter he’s filing a lawsuit against Alameda County for not reopening businesses after Gov. Newsom’s green light to do so. Read full article: Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. Coun...→

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia's governor describes as 'œabsolutely horrific' a cellphone video that appears to show a white father and son fatally shooting a black man on a residen [...] Read full article: Georgia governor calls shooting video 'a...→

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Despite the green light from Gov. Eric Holcomb for Indiana churches to reopen Friday, many Northwest Indiana pews will remain empty on Sunday and beyond. Read full article: Indiana’s governor is allowing churches ...→

GOP Rep. Mo Brooks: 'Freedom of Religion Is Being Illegally Denied by Many Governors and Mayors Around the United States'

GOP Rep. Mo Brooks: 'Freedom of Religion Is Being Illegally Denied by Many Governors and Mayors Around the United States'

Even ruby-red conservative Alabama is not immune to restrictions on rights guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution, which according to Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL), are u [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Mo Brooks: 'Freedom of Religion...→

Illinois reports the largest number of deaths on day governor releases plan to reopen state

Illinois reports the largest number of deaths on day governor releases plan to reopen state

The state is currently in the second phase of a five-phase plan to reopen its businesses, and there are clear benchmarks for continuing to open it further. Read full article: Illinois reports the largest number of d...→

Democrats reject GOP proposals to reopen House

Democrats reject GOP proposals to reopen House

House Democrats rejected Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s proposal to reopen the House on Tuesday, teeing up a partisan split on the use of technology to do re [...] Read full article: Democrats reject GOP proposals to reopen...→

Michigan GOP Congressman sues Governor Whitmer over coronavirus lockdown as state reports highest domestic death rate

Michigan GOP Congressman sues Governor Whitmer over coronavirus lockdown as state reports highest domestic death rate

In the lawsuit, Republican Congressman Paul Mitchell claims that Whitmer's handling of the coronavirus pandemic violated both the state and national constituti [...] Read full article: Michigan GOP Congressman sues Governor W...→

Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones Joins Atlanta Cleanup

Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones Joins Atlanta Cleanup

Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones joined Scott Presler and dozens of volunteers on Saturday to clean up the streets in Atlanta. Read full article: Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones...→

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

"Tennessee doesn't have the adequate or accurate data to be opening," a union leader said, despite the state's decision to reopen businesses this week. Read full article: A Southern mayor had careful plans to re...→

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms are not eligible to reopen their doors until Phase Four of the governor’s Restore Illinois plan, but many are already preparing for the big changes necess [...] Read full article: Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Ho...→

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

Republican congressman Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., says he has ‘no choice’ but to buck party lines and vote for Democrats’ new $3 trillion coronavirus relief pack [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choi...→

GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill About 'Keeping Her Position' -- 'Silliness,' 'Socialist Propaganda'

GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill About 'Keeping Her Position' -- 'Silliness,' 'Socialist Propaganda'

The odds the House Democrats' proposal of $3 trillion in additional funding for projects deemed to be coronavirus-related unveiled by House Speaker Nancy Pelos [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill...→

GOP likely to take ‘throuple’ Rep. Katie Hill’s vacated House seat

GOP likely to take ‘throuple’ Rep. Katie Hill’s vacated House seat

Republicans appear poised to retake former Rep. Katie Hill’s vacated House seat, who stepped down last year amid intense media scrutiny. Read full article: GOP likely to take ‘throuple’ Rep. Katie...→

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, saying the state residents will have to change the way things are done until the co [...] Read full article: Illinois’ governor is defending his stay...→

Georgia restaurants in no rush to reopen, despite governor's decision

Georgia restaurants in no rush to reopen, despite governor's decision

Although nearly two weeks have passed since Georgia Governor Brian Kemp allowed restaurants to reopen dining room seating, owners are reticent to resume busine [...] Read full article: Georgia restaurants in no rush to reopen...→

Michigan governor says manufacturing can reopen in state on May 11

While reopening Michigan's manufacturing sector, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer also extended her state's stay-at-home order by about two weeks to May 28, citing a desi [...] Read full article: Michigan governor says manufacturing can...→

Republican Ohio Governor DeWine condemns GOP-led House-passed bill to limit state health director's powers

Republican Ohio Governor DeWine condemns GOP-led House-passed bill to limit state health director's powers

"Creating more uncertainty regarding public health and employee safety is the last thing we need as we work to restore consumer confidence in Ohio's economy," [...] Read full article: Republican Ohio Governor DeWine condemns...→

Video: Trump speaks on decision to reopen US amid pandemic

Video: Trump speaks on decision to reopen US amid pandemic

The president told ABC News' David Muir it was a difficult decision; he also confirmed that his coronavirus task force would be winding down in the coming week [...] Read full article: Video: Trump speaks on decision to reope...→

California governor says some business may reopen this week

California governor says some business may reopen this week

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says the state will gradually allow certain business to reopen as soon as Friday, as the state sees hopeful signs in data tracking [...] Read full article: California governor says some business m...→

GOP Leaders Present Strategies to Reopen Congress During Pandemic

GOP Leaders Present Strategies to Reopen Congress During Pandemic

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy -- alongside GOP leaders -- outlined a plan to reopen the People's House during the coronavirus. Read full article: GOP Leaders Present Strategies to Reopen...→

Amid pressure, Governor Mike DeWine says it takes

Amid pressure, Governor Mike DeWine says it takes "life and death decisions" to reopen Ohio

In an interview with Newsweek, the Ohio governor's measured approach to reopening the Buckeye State's economy sets himself apart from many of his fellow Republ [...] Read full article: Amid pressure, Governor Mike DeWine says...→

Maryland's Republican governor dismisses

Maryland's Republican governor dismisses "crazy things" said by GOP representative at anti-lockdown protest in his state

"Congressman Harris, I'm not sure where he woke up yesterday morning, but maybe he confused North Korea and South Korea," Governor Larry Hogan quipped. Read full article: Maryland's Republican governor dismisses...→

Florida state parks will reopen May 4, governor says

Florida state parks will reopen May 4, governor says

Governor Ron DeSantis said on Friday that all Florida state parks will reopen as part of his "SAFE. SMART. STEP-BY-STEP. PLAN" to get the state open again. Read full article: Florida state parks will reopen May 4, g...→

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley on Tuesday continued to press Gov. J.B. Pritzker to separate Elmhurst and the rest of DuPage County from the Northeast region of th [...] Read full article: Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready ...→

GOP Rep. Steve King claims he’s poised to have committee assignments restored

GOP Rep. Steve King claims he’s poised to have committee assignments restored

Ostracized Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, claims he's poised to have his House of Representatives committee assignments restored after they were stripped from him mo [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Steve King claims he’s poised t...→

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

The thousands of Georgia teens given their driver’s licenses without taking a road test during the coronavirus pandemic will have to take one after all, the go [...] Read full article: Thousands of Georgia teens given license...→

Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Attorney General Chris Carr on Sunday requested the DOJ to conduct the investigation surrounding the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery. Read full article: Georgia governor praises attorney genera...→

GOP Rep. Waltz: China's Rise 'The Most Existential Threat' to the U.S.

GOP Rep. Waltz: China's Rise 'The Most Existential Threat' to the U.S.

On Saturday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "America's News HQ," Rep. Michael Waltz (R-FL) stated that China's rise is the biggest "existential | Clips O [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Waltz: China's Rise 'The Most E...→

GOP Rep. Aderholt: 'Cheap Products' from China Now Costing U.S. 'Dearly'

GOP Rep. Aderholt: 'Cheap Products' from China Now Costing U.S. 'Dearly'

As the globe contends with the coronavirus pandemic, still looming large now more than ever is the threat posed by Communist China, which is something Rep. Rob [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Aderholt: 'Cheap Products' from...→

Michigan governor to announce manufacturing can reopen in state, report says

Companies will be told they can begin work next week at their plants, including training their workforces for the restart, the sources told Reuters. Gov. Gretc [...] Read full article: Michigan governor to announce manufactur...→

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

"The huge drama of blame-shifting in the U.S. has already been heavily spoiled, and continuing the drama is meaningless," Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson [...] Read full article: China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus...→

Texas governor announces hair salons will reopen on May 8 and gyms on May 18

Texas governor announces hair salons will reopen on May 8 and gyms on May 18

The announcement came as Texas recorded more than 2,000 coronavirus cases over May 2 and May 3, the most the state has seen in a two-day period since the coron [...] Read full article: Texas governor announces hair salons wil...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

So far more than 500 tests have been administered by Twin Cities Orthopedics and they have had no staff or patient test positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And D...→

New Mexico GOP Chair Criticizes Democrat Governor

New Mexico GOP Chair Criticizes Democrat Governor

Pearce blasted Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, a Democrat, for failing to open up the state despite low instances of coronavirus. Read full article: New Mexico GOP Chair Criticizes Democrat...→

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

He and fellow Republican governors insist they are prioritizing safety as they lift coronavirus restrictions. Read full article: Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of...→

GOP rep unveils bill to probe WHO’s coronavirus response, past actions

GOP rep unveils bill to probe WHO’s coronavirus response, past actions

A Republican congressman on Friday introduced a bill to investigate the World Health Organization (WHO) for not only its response to the coronavirus but other [...] Read full article: GOP rep unveils bill to probe WHO’s coro...→

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

As a clinical psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, I'm often faced with untangling this question: Are people honestly unknowing—or pretending not to know? Read full article: Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves pl...→

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

New York City's mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: When should New York City reopen? Govern...→

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley on Tuesday continued to press Gov. J.B. Pritzker to separate Elmhurst and the rest of DuPage County from the Northeast region of th [...] Read full article: Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready ...→

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

Republican congressman Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., says he has ‘no choice’ but to buck party lines and vote for Democrats’ new $3 trillion coronavirus relief pack [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choi...→

'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims to contain GOP revolt

'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims to contain GOP revolt

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is struggling to fight against a Republican revolt over his stay-at-home orders and business shutdowns Read full article: 'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims t...→

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

The thousands of Georgia teens given their driver’s licenses without taking a road test during the coronavirus pandemic will have to take one after all, the go [...] Read full article: Thousands of Georgia teens given license...→

GOP likely to take ‘throuple’ Rep. Katie Hill’s vacated House seat

GOP likely to take ‘throuple’ Rep. Katie Hill’s vacated House seat

Republicans appear poised to retake former Rep. Katie Hill’s vacated House seat, who stepped down last year amid intense media scrutiny. Read full article: GOP likely to take ‘throuple’ Rep. Katie...→

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers insists on keeping the state shut down until May 26 despite a declining rate of positive COVID-19 tests. Read full article: Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State...→

Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Attorney General Chris Carr on Sunday requested the DOJ to conduct the investigation surrounding the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery. Read full article: Georgia governor praises attorney genera...→

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, saying the state residents will have to change the way things are done until the co [...] Read full article: Illinois’ governor is defending his stay...→

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Elon Musk announced on Twitter he’s filing a lawsuit against Alameda County for not reopening businesses after Gov. Newsom’s green light to do so. Read full article: Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. Coun...→

GOP Rep. Aderholt: 'Cheap Products' from China Now Costing U.S. 'Dearly'

GOP Rep. Aderholt: 'Cheap Products' from China Now Costing U.S. 'Dearly'

As the globe contends with the coronavirus pandemic, still looming large now more than ever is the threat posed by Communist China, which is something Rep. Rob [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Aderholt: 'Cheap Products' from...→

Michigan governor says manufacturing can reopen in state on May 11

While reopening Michigan's manufacturing sector, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer also extended her state's stay-at-home order by about two weeks to May 28, citing a desi [...] Read full article: Michigan governor says manufacturing can...→

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Despite the green light from Gov. Eric Holcomb for Indiana churches to reopen Friday, many Northwest Indiana pews will remain empty on Sunday and beyond. Read full article: Indiana’s governor is allowing churches ...→

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

"The huge drama of blame-shifting in the U.S. has already been heavily spoiled, and continuing the drama is meaningless," Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson [...] Read full article: China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus...→

Illinois reports the largest number of deaths on day governor releases plan to reopen state

Illinois reports the largest number of deaths on day governor releases plan to reopen state

The state is currently in the second phase of a five-phase plan to reopen its businesses, and there are clear benchmarks for continuing to open it further. Read full article: Illinois reports the largest number of d...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

So far more than 500 tests have been administered by Twin Cities Orthopedics and they have had no staff or patient test positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And D...→

California governor says some business may reopen this week

California governor says some business may reopen this week

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says the state will gradually allow certain business to reopen as soon as Friday, as the state sees hopeful signs in data tracking [...] Read full article: California governor says some business m...→

Michigan GOP Congressman sues Governor Whitmer over coronavirus lockdown as state reports highest domestic death rate

Michigan GOP Congressman sues Governor Whitmer over coronavirus lockdown as state reports highest domestic death rate

In the lawsuit, Republican Congressman Paul Mitchell claims that Whitmer's handling of the coronavirus pandemic violated both the state and national constituti [...] Read full article: Michigan GOP Congressman sues Governor W...→

Amid pressure, Governor Mike DeWine says it takes

Amid pressure, Governor Mike DeWine says it takes "life and death decisions" to reopen Ohio

In an interview with Newsweek, the Ohio governor's measured approach to reopening the Buckeye State's economy sets himself apart from many of his fellow Republ [...] Read full article: Amid pressure, Governor Mike DeWine says...→

Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones Joins Atlanta Cleanup

Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones Joins Atlanta Cleanup

Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones joined Scott Presler and dozens of volunteers on Saturday to clean up the streets in Atlanta. Read full article: Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones...→

GOP rep unveils bill to probe WHO’s coronavirus response, past actions

GOP rep unveils bill to probe WHO’s coronavirus response, past actions

A Republican congressman on Friday introduced a bill to investigate the World Health Organization (WHO) for not only its response to the coronavirus but other [...] Read full article: GOP rep unveils bill to probe WHO’s coro...→

Florida state parks will reopen May 4, governor says

Florida state parks will reopen May 4, governor says

Governor Ron DeSantis said on Friday that all Florida state parks will reopen as part of his "SAFE. SMART. STEP-BY-STEP. PLAN" to get the state open again. Read full article: Florida state parks will reopen May 4, g...→

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms are not eligible to reopen their doors until Phase Four of the governor’s Restore Illinois plan, but many are already preparing for the big changes necess [...] Read full article: Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Ho...→

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

Gov. Charlie Baker is allowing some businesses in Massachusetts to reopen under a new plan revealed Monday that includes hair salons, barbershops, construction [...] Read full article: How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Gove...→

GOP Rep. Steve King claims he’s poised to have committee assignments restored

GOP Rep. Steve King claims he’s poised to have committee assignments restored

Ostracized Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, claims he's poised to have his House of Representatives committee assignments restored after they were stripped from him mo [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Steve King claims he’s poised t...→

GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill About 'Keeping Her Position' -- 'Silliness,' 'Socialist Propaganda'

GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill About 'Keeping Her Position' -- 'Silliness,' 'Socialist Propaganda'

The odds the House Democrats' proposal of $3 trillion in additional funding for projects deemed to be coronavirus-related unveiled by House Speaker Nancy Pelos [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill...→

Rep. Jody Hice: We Can Safely Reopen the Country

Rep. Jody Hice: We Can Safely Reopen the Country

Rep. Jody Hice, R-Ga., says  the U.S. can safely lift some coronavirus restrictions and allow people to return to their jobs provided they adhere to smart heal [...] Read full article: Rep. Jody Hice: We Can Safely Reopen the...→

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

"The economy's not going to open no matter what we do, whatever we order, unless people have confidence," Governor Mike DeWine said. Read full article: GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing l...→

GOP Rep. Waltz: China's Rise 'The Most Existential Threat' to the U.S.

GOP Rep. Waltz: China's Rise 'The Most Existential Threat' to the U.S.

On Saturday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "America's News HQ," Rep. Michael Waltz (R-FL) stated that China's rise is the biggest "existential | Clips O [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Waltz: China's Rise 'The Most E...→

Georgia restaurants in no rush to reopen, despite governor's decision

Georgia restaurants in no rush to reopen, despite governor's decision

Although nearly two weeks have passed since Georgia Governor Brian Kemp allowed restaurants to reopen dining room seating, owners are reticent to resume busine [...] Read full article: Georgia restaurants in no rush to reopen...→

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia's governor describes as 'œabsolutely horrific' a cellphone video that appears to show a white father and son fatally shooting a black man on a residen [...] Read full article: Georgia governor calls shooting video 'a...→

Michigan governor to announce manufacturing can reopen in state, report says

Companies will be told they can begin work next week at their plants, including training their workforces for the restart, the sources told Reuters. Gov. Gretc [...] Read full article: Michigan governor to announce manufactur...→

Republican Ohio Governor DeWine condemns GOP-led House-passed bill to limit state health director's powers

Republican Ohio Governor DeWine condemns GOP-led House-passed bill to limit state health director's powers

"Creating more uncertainty regarding public health and employee safety is the last thing we need as we work to restore consumer confidence in Ohio's economy," [...] Read full article: Republican Ohio Governor DeWine condemns...→

GOP Rep. Mo Brooks: 'Freedom of Religion Is Being Illegally Denied by Many Governors and Mayors Around the United States'

GOP Rep. Mo Brooks: 'Freedom of Religion Is Being Illegally Denied by Many Governors and Mayors Around the United States'

Even ruby-red conservative Alabama is not immune to restrictions on rights guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution, which according to Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL), are u [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Mo Brooks: 'Freedom of Religion...→

Texas governor announces hair salons will reopen on May 8 and gyms on May 18

Texas governor announces hair salons will reopen on May 8 and gyms on May 18

The announcement came as Texas recorded more than 2,000 coronavirus cases over May 2 and May 3, the most the state has seen in a two-day period since the coron [...] Read full article: Texas governor announces hair salons wil...→

Video: Trump speaks on decision to reopen US amid pandemic

Video: Trump speaks on decision to reopen US amid pandemic

The president told ABC News' David Muir it was a difficult decision; he also confirmed that his coronavirus task force would be winding down in the coming week [...] Read full article: Video: Trump speaks on decision to reope...→

Democrats reject GOP proposals to reopen House

Democrats reject GOP proposals to reopen House

House Democrats rejected Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s proposal to reopen the House on Tuesday, teeing up a partisan split on the use of technology to do re [...] Read full article: Democrats reject GOP proposals to reopen...→

New Mexico GOP Chair Criticizes Democrat Governor

New Mexico GOP Chair Criticizes Democrat Governor

Pearce blasted Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, a Democrat, for failing to open up the state despite low instances of coronavirus. Read full article: New Mexico GOP Chair Criticizes Democrat...→

GOP Leaders Present Strategies to Reopen Congress During Pandemic

GOP Leaders Present Strategies to Reopen Congress During Pandemic

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy -- alongside GOP leaders -- outlined a plan to reopen the People's House during the coronavirus. Read full article: GOP Leaders Present Strategies to Reopen...→

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

He and fellow Republican governors insist they are prioritizing safety as they lift coronavirus restrictions. Read full article: Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of...→

Maryland's Republican governor dismisses

Maryland's Republican governor dismisses "crazy things" said by GOP representative at anti-lockdown protest in his state

"Congressman Harris, I'm not sure where he woke up yesterday morning, but maybe he confused North Korea and South Korea," Governor Larry Hogan quipped. Read full article: Maryland's Republican governor dismisses...→

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

"Tennessee doesn't have the adequate or accurate data to be opening," a union leader said, despite the state's decision to reopen businesses this week. Read full article: A Southern mayor had careful plans to re...→

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

As a clinical psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, I'm often faced with untangling this question: Are people honestly unknowing—or pretending not to know? Read full article: Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves pl...→

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

New York City's mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: When should New York City reopen? Govern...→

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms are not eligible to reopen their doors until Phase Four of the governor’s Restore Illinois plan, but many are already preparing for the big changes necess [...] Read full article: Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Ho...→

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley on Tuesday continued to press Gov. J.B. Pritzker to separate Elmhurst and the rest of DuPage County from the Northeast region of th [...] Read full article: Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready ...→

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

Gov. Charlie Baker is allowing some businesses in Massachusetts to reopen under a new plan revealed Monday that includes hair salons, barbershops, construction [...] Read full article: How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Gove...→

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

Republican congressman Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., says he has ‘no choice’ but to buck party lines and vote for Democrats’ new $3 trillion coronavirus relief pack [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choi...→

GOP Rep. Steve King claims he’s poised to have committee assignments restored

GOP Rep. Steve King claims he’s poised to have committee assignments restored

Ostracized Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, claims he's poised to have his House of Representatives committee assignments restored after they were stripped from him mo [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Steve King claims he’s poised t...→

'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims to contain GOP revolt

'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims to contain GOP revolt

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is struggling to fight against a Republican revolt over his stay-at-home orders and business shutdowns Read full article: 'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims t...→

GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill About 'Keeping Her Position' -- 'Silliness,' 'Socialist Propaganda'

GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill About 'Keeping Her Position' -- 'Silliness,' 'Socialist Propaganda'

The odds the House Democrats' proposal of $3 trillion in additional funding for projects deemed to be coronavirus-related unveiled by House Speaker Nancy Pelos [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill...→

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

The thousands of Georgia teens given their driver’s licenses without taking a road test during the coronavirus pandemic will have to take one after all, the go [...] Read full article: Thousands of Georgia teens given license...→

Rep. Jody Hice: We Can Safely Reopen the Country

Rep. Jody Hice: We Can Safely Reopen the Country

Rep. Jody Hice, R-Ga., says  the U.S. can safely lift some coronavirus restrictions and allow people to return to their jobs provided they adhere to smart heal [...] Read full article: Rep. Jody Hice: We Can Safely Reopen the...→

GOP likely to take ‘throuple’ Rep. Katie Hill’s vacated House seat

GOP likely to take ‘throuple’ Rep. Katie Hill’s vacated House seat

Republicans appear poised to retake former Rep. Katie Hill’s vacated House seat, who stepped down last year amid intense media scrutiny. Read full article: GOP likely to take ‘throuple’ Rep. Katie...→

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers insists on keeping the state shut down until May 26 despite a declining rate of positive COVID-19 tests. Read full article: Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State...→

Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Attorney General Chris Carr on Sunday requested the DOJ to conduct the investigation surrounding the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery. Read full article: Georgia governor praises attorney genera...→

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

"The economy's not going to open no matter what we do, whatever we order, unless people have confidence," Governor Mike DeWine said. Read full article: GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing l...→

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, saying the state residents will have to change the way things are done until the co [...] Read full article: Illinois’ governor is defending his stay...→

GOP Rep. Waltz: China's Rise 'The Most Existential Threat' to the U.S.

GOP Rep. Waltz: China's Rise 'The Most Existential Threat' to the U.S.

On Saturday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "America's News HQ," Rep. Michael Waltz (R-FL) stated that China's rise is the biggest "existential | Clips O [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Waltz: China's Rise 'The Most E...→

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Elon Musk announced on Twitter he’s filing a lawsuit against Alameda County for not reopening businesses after Gov. Newsom’s green light to do so. Read full article: Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. Coun...→

Georgia restaurants in no rush to reopen, despite governor's decision

Georgia restaurants in no rush to reopen, despite governor's decision

Although nearly two weeks have passed since Georgia Governor Brian Kemp allowed restaurants to reopen dining room seating, owners are reticent to resume busine [...] Read full article: Georgia restaurants in no rush to reopen...→

GOP Rep. Aderholt: 'Cheap Products' from China Now Costing U.S. 'Dearly'

GOP Rep. Aderholt: 'Cheap Products' from China Now Costing U.S. 'Dearly'

As the globe contends with the coronavirus pandemic, still looming large now more than ever is the threat posed by Communist China, which is something Rep. Rob [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Aderholt: 'Cheap Products' from...→

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia's governor describes as 'œabsolutely horrific' a cellphone video that appears to show a white father and son fatally shooting a black man on a residen [...] Read full article: Georgia governor calls shooting video 'a...→

Michigan governor says manufacturing can reopen in state on May 11

While reopening Michigan's manufacturing sector, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer also extended her state's stay-at-home order by about two weeks to May 28, citing a desi [...] Read full article: Michigan governor says manufacturing can...→

Michigan governor to announce manufacturing can reopen in state, report says

Companies will be told they can begin work next week at their plants, including training their workforces for the restart, the sources told Reuters. Gov. Gretc [...] Read full article: Michigan governor to announce manufactur...→

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Despite the green light from Gov. Eric Holcomb for Indiana churches to reopen Friday, many Northwest Indiana pews will remain empty on Sunday and beyond. Read full article: Indiana’s governor is allowing churches ...→

Republican Ohio Governor DeWine condemns GOP-led House-passed bill to limit state health director's powers

Republican Ohio Governor DeWine condemns GOP-led House-passed bill to limit state health director's powers

"Creating more uncertainty regarding public health and employee safety is the last thing we need as we work to restore consumer confidence in Ohio's economy," [...] Read full article: Republican Ohio Governor DeWine condemns...→

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

"The huge drama of blame-shifting in the U.S. has already been heavily spoiled, and continuing the drama is meaningless," Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson [...] Read full article: China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus...→

GOP Rep. Mo Brooks: 'Freedom of Religion Is Being Illegally Denied by Many Governors and Mayors Around the United States'

GOP Rep. Mo Brooks: 'Freedom of Religion Is Being Illegally Denied by Many Governors and Mayors Around the United States'

Even ruby-red conservative Alabama is not immune to restrictions on rights guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution, which according to Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL), are u [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Mo Brooks: 'Freedom of Religion...→

Texas governor announces hair salons will reopen on May 8 and gyms on May 18

Texas governor announces hair salons will reopen on May 8 and gyms on May 18

The announcement came as Texas recorded more than 2,000 coronavirus cases over May 2 and May 3, the most the state has seen in a two-day period since the coron [...] Read full article: Texas governor announces hair salons wil...→

Illinois reports the largest number of deaths on day governor releases plan to reopen state

Illinois reports the largest number of deaths on day governor releases plan to reopen state

The state is currently in the second phase of a five-phase plan to reopen its businesses, and there are clear benchmarks for continuing to open it further. Read full article: Illinois reports the largest number of d...→

Video: Trump speaks on decision to reopen US amid pandemic

Video: Trump speaks on decision to reopen US amid pandemic

The president told ABC News' David Muir it was a difficult decision; he also confirmed that his coronavirus task force would be winding down in the coming week [...] Read full article: Video: Trump speaks on decision to reope...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

So far more than 500 tests have been administered by Twin Cities Orthopedics and they have had no staff or patient test positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And D...→

Democrats reject GOP proposals to reopen House

Democrats reject GOP proposals to reopen House

House Democrats rejected Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s proposal to reopen the House on Tuesday, teeing up a partisan split on the use of technology to do re [...] Read full article: Democrats reject GOP proposals to reopen...→

California governor says some business may reopen this week

California governor says some business may reopen this week

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says the state will gradually allow certain business to reopen as soon as Friday, as the state sees hopeful signs in data tracking [...] Read full article: California governor says some business m...→

New Mexico GOP Chair Criticizes Democrat Governor

New Mexico GOP Chair Criticizes Democrat Governor

Pearce blasted Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, a Democrat, for failing to open up the state despite low instances of coronavirus. Read full article: New Mexico GOP Chair Criticizes Democrat...→

Michigan GOP Congressman sues Governor Whitmer over coronavirus lockdown as state reports highest domestic death rate

Michigan GOP Congressman sues Governor Whitmer over coronavirus lockdown as state reports highest domestic death rate

In the lawsuit, Republican Congressman Paul Mitchell claims that Whitmer's handling of the coronavirus pandemic violated both the state and national constituti [...] Read full article: Michigan GOP Congressman sues Governor W...→

GOP Leaders Present Strategies to Reopen Congress During Pandemic

GOP Leaders Present Strategies to Reopen Congress During Pandemic

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy -- alongside GOP leaders -- outlined a plan to reopen the People's House during the coronavirus. Read full article: GOP Leaders Present Strategies to Reopen...→

Amid pressure, Governor Mike DeWine says it takes

Amid pressure, Governor Mike DeWine says it takes "life and death decisions" to reopen Ohio

In an interview with Newsweek, the Ohio governor's measured approach to reopening the Buckeye State's economy sets himself apart from many of his fellow Republ [...] Read full article: Amid pressure, Governor Mike DeWine says...→

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of Georgia, other states moving to reopen

He and fellow Republican governors insist they are prioritizing safety as they lift coronavirus restrictions. Read full article: Kemp dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism of...→

Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones Joins Atlanta Cleanup

Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones Joins Atlanta Cleanup

Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones joined Scott Presler and dozens of volunteers on Saturday to clean up the streets in Atlanta. Read full article: Democrat Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones...→

Maryland's Republican governor dismisses

Maryland's Republican governor dismisses "crazy things" said by GOP representative at anti-lockdown protest in his state

"Congressman Harris, I'm not sure where he woke up yesterday morning, but maybe he confused North Korea and South Korea," Governor Larry Hogan quipped. Read full article: Maryland's Republican governor dismisses...→

GOP rep unveils bill to probe WHO’s coronavirus response, past actions

GOP rep unveils bill to probe WHO’s coronavirus response, past actions

A Republican congressman on Friday introduced a bill to investigate the World Health Organization (WHO) for not only its response to the coronavirus but other [...] Read full article: GOP rep unveils bill to probe WHO’s coro...→

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

"Tennessee doesn't have the adequate or accurate data to be opening," a union leader said, despite the state's decision to reopen businesses this week. Read full article: A Southern mayor had careful plans to re...→

Florida state parks will reopen May 4, governor says

Florida state parks will reopen May 4, governor says

Governor Ron DeSantis said on Friday that all Florida state parks will reopen as part of his "SAFE. SMART. STEP-BY-STEP. PLAN" to get the state open again. Read full article: Florida state parks will reopen May 4, g...→

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

As a clinical psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, I'm often faced with untangling this question: Are people honestly unknowing—or pretending not to know? Read full article: Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves pl...→