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Rod Blagojevich, ex-Illinois governor given clemency by Trump, asks pr

Rod Blagojevich, ex-Illinois governor given clemency by Trump, asks pr

Rod Blagojevich, the convicted former governor of Illinois spared years in prison by President Trump, is pressing him to do the same for Roger Stone as the lat [...] Read full article: Rod Blagojevich, ex-Illinois governor gi...→

Rod Blagojevich, ex-Illinois governor given clemency by Trump, asks pr

Rod Blagojevich, ex-Illinois governor given clemency by Trump, asks pr

Rod Blagojevich, the convicted former governor of Illinois spared years in prison by President Trump, is pressing him to do the same for Roger Stone as the lat [...] Read full article: Rod Blagojevich, ex-Illinois governor gi...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

As protesters demanding an end to police brutality and systemic racism again clashed with authorities outside the White House on Monday night, the president to [...] Read full article: Trump tweets videos of Black men attacki...→

Oklahoma venue asks Trump campaign for health plan before rally

Oklahoma venue asks Trump campaign for health plan before rally

Meghan Blood cited the city Health Department’s recent reports of spikes in COVID-19 cases and the state’s “encouragement for event organizers to follow CDC gu [...] Read full article: Oklahoma venue asks Trump campaign for h...→

Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

President Trump announced that Second Lady Karen Pence would continue as the lead ambassador for a task force to prevent veterans' suicides. Read full article: Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Ef...→

Harris Faulkner asks Trump why he tweeted 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts'

Harris Faulkner asks Trump why he tweeted 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts'

In an exclusive interview on race relations and police brutality, President Trump defended his social media-based response to nationwide protests sparked by th [...] Read full article: Harris Faulkner asks Trump why he tweete...→

Trump Asks Whether Goodell Gave Players Permission to Protest in Social Justice Message

Trump Asks Whether Goodell Gave Players Permission to Protest in Social Justice Message

President Trump attempted to decipher NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's social justice message in response to the players this weekend. Read full article: Trump Asks Whether Goodell Gave Players ...→

Trump insists economic recovery coming 'earlier' than thought, tells Maine governor 'open your state up'

Trump insists economic recovery coming 'earlier' than thought, tells Maine governor 'open your state up'

President Trump touted May unemployment numbers as an economic recovery coming “earlier” than thought, while calling on the governor of Maine to open up the st [...] Read full article: Trump insists economic recovery coming '...→

Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor asks Trump to withdraw non-DC troops | WTOP

Mayor Muriel Bowser is giving updates amid ongoing D.C. protests in the aftermath of George Floyd’s police-custody death. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor ...→

Rod Rosenstein’s admission exposed heinous plot against Trump

Rod Rosenstein’s admission exposed heinous plot against Trump

One could be forgiven amid the protests and continuing coronavirus crisis for forgetting that in Washington, DC, this week, Congress is looking into serious al [...] Read full article: Rod Rosenstein’s admission exposed heino...→

Donald Trump: RNC ‘Forced to Seek Another State’ Thanks to NC Governor

Donald Trump: RNC ‘Forced to Seek Another State’ Thanks to NC Governor

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday night that he is seeking a new state to host this summer’s Republican National Convention after North Carolina refused [...] Read full article: Donald Trump: RNC ‘Forced to Seek Anothe...→

"Very Unlikely" GOP can have full-scale convention like Trump wants, North Carolina Governor says

North Carolina's governor has warned President Donald Trump that it's "very unlikely" he will get to hold the full-scale GOP convention he wants in Charlotte i [...] Read full article: "Very Unlikely" GOP can have full-scale ...→

Hudson mayor asks governor for National Guard help

Hudson mayor asks governor for National Guard help

The mayor of Hudson has asked the Wisconsin governor to send in the National Guard to help keep his city safe. Hudson Mayor Rich O’Connor issued a statement Sa [...] Read full article: Hudson mayor asks governor for National ...→

Trump Asks Dept. of Justice to Expedite Probe Into Floyd Death

President Donald Trump on Friday offered his condolences to the family of George Floyd, who died in Minneapolis while he was handcuffed and an officer was knee [...] Read full article: Trump Asks Dept. of Justice to Expedite ...→

Video: North Carolina governor must decide 'within a week' about RNC : Trump

Video: North Carolina governor must decide 'within a week' about RNC : Trump

President Trump said the Republican party needed “a fast decision” from North Carolina’s governor on whether the party could hold its convention in the state. Read full article: Video: North Carolina governor must deci...→

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

A hotel lobby group in Illinois is asking elected leaders to increase the capacity of conventions in an effort to help the industry recover from massive layoff [...] Read full article: Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus...→

Baker Mayfield goes to bat for Oklahoma death row inmate, asks governor to commute sentence

Baker Mayfield goes to bat for Oklahoma death row inmate, asks governor to commute sentence

Baker Mayfield, the Cleveland Browns quarterback and former Oklahoma Sooners star, wrote a letter to Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt demanding death row inmate Juliu [...] Read full article: Baker Mayfield goes to bat for Oklahoma ...→

Tulsa arena asks Trump campaign for written COVID-19 mitigation plan ahead of rally

Tulsa arena asks Trump campaign for written COVID-19 mitigation plan ahead of rally

The BOK Center, which can hold up to 20,000 people and had people lining up outside of it more than two days ahead of the Saturday rally, cited an uptick in co [...] Read full article: Tulsa arena asks Trump campaign for writ...→

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford, Oklahoma Republican, cautioned his constituents at highest risk from the coronavirus against attending President Trump’s campaign rally in [...] Read full article: Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporter...→

Governor seeks larger venue for Trump rally as ticket requests approach 1 million

Governor seeks larger venue for Trump rally as ticket requests approach 1 million

So many people have expressed an interest in attending President Donald Trump’s rally Saturday in Tulsa, Oklahoma, that the governor said he’s asked the campai [...] Read full article: Governor seeks larger venue for Trump ra...→

Minnesota governor asks lawmakers for justice after Floyd

Minnesota governor asks lawmakers for justice after Floyd

Walz formally called the Minnesota special session Wednesday as he extended the peacetime state of emergency that he declared as the coronavirus started to gai [...] Read full article: Minnesota governor asks lawmakers for ju...→

Illinois Sheriff Shares His Department’s Principles With President Trump, White House

The sheriff of Livingston County, Illinois, took part in a roundtable discussion with law enforcement leaders at the White House Monday where he shared the vis [...] Read full article: Illinois Sheriff Shares His Department’s...→

Mayor Frey Asks Trump for Help After Rioters Cause Millions in Damage

Mayor Frey Asks Trump for Help After Rioters Cause Millions in Damage

Mayor Jacob Frey (D) is seeking federal aid to help Minneapolis recover from the protests and riots that have wrecked the area. Read full article: Mayor Frey Asks Trump for Help After Rio...→

Trump takes jabs at Maine's Democratic governor during visit

President Donald Trump used his first visit to Maine as president to lob jabs at the state's Democratic governor on Friday for not reopening businesses shutter [...] Read full article: Trump takes jabs at Maine's Democratic g...→

Rod Rosenstein slams claims he secretly wanted to record Trump as ‘ridiculous’

Rod Rosenstein slams claims he secretly wanted to record Trump as ‘ridiculous’

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday slammed a 2018 report that he discussed secretly recording President Trump and using the 25th Amendm [...] Read full article: Rod Rosenstein slams claims he secretly ...→

Trump says GOP 'forced' to seek other state to host convention, slamming North Carolina governor

Trump says GOP 'forced' to seek other state to host convention, slamming North Carolina governor

President Trump announced late Tuesday that Republicans are "forced" to seek another state to host their convention, saying North Carolina's governor was "stil [...] Read full article: Trump says GOP 'forced' to seek other st...→

Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recovering From Lockdown; Trump urges governor [...]

Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recovering From Lockdown; Trump urges governor [...]

Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recovering From Lockdown; Trump urges governors to crack down on demonstrators as Major urban areas on verge of reopening whe [...] Read full article: Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recove...→

Governor Cuomo asks attorney general to investigate

Governor Cuomo asks attorney general to investigate "disturbing, violent clashes" during protests in NYC

The demonstrators crowded together at Brooklyn' Barclays Center, where over 200 arrests were made by the New York City Police Department following violent clas [...] Read full article: Governor Cuomo asks attorney general to ...→

Illinois governor lifts restrictions on churches after legal battles

Illinois governor lifts restrictions on churches after legal battles

Chicago churches claimed "victory" Thursday when Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker lifted the restrictions on houses of worship, after Mayor Lori Lightfoot fined chu [...] Read full article: Illinois governor lifts restrictions on ...→

Illinois elections board asks court to suspend revised ballot access rules

Illinois elections board asks court to suspend revised ballot access rules

The Illinois State Board of Elections asked a federal appeals court to suspend a lower judge's order amending ballot access requirements for third-party candid [...] Read full article: Illinois elections board asks court to s...→

CBS reporter asks Trump why he hires people 'that you believe are wackos and liars' amid Bolton book furor

CBS reporter asks Trump why he hires people 'that you believe are wackos and liars' amid Bolton book furor

CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid asked President Trump Thursday why he kept "hiring people that you believe are wackos and liars" following Trump' [...] Read full article: CBS reporter asks Trump why he hires peo...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

The Illinois Republican Party, along with other GOP groups, has filed a lawsuit over its right to assemble as a political group during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Dem gover...→

Virginia Governor: National Guard Not for Trump 'Photo-Op'

Virginia Governor: National Guard Not for Trump 'Photo-Op'

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Friday he had no intention to send his state's National Guard to the nation's capital "for a photo-op" earlier this month, ref [...] Read full article: Virginia Governor: National Guard Not fo...→

Western Golf Association Urges Illinois Governor to Allow Caddies on Golf Courses

Western Golf Association Urges Illinois Governor to Allow Caddies on Golf Courses

For each of the last three summers, Kayode Adebogun has spent nearly every day caddying at Olympia Fields Country Club. During that time, he carried countless [...] Read full article: Western Golf Association Urges Illinois ...→

Piers Morgan Asks Trump to Kneel in Oval Office on TV

Piers Morgan Asks Trump to Kneel in Oval Office on TV

Piers Morgan has challenged President Donald Trump to show his solidarity with protesters by publicly taking a knee. Read full article: Piers Morgan Asks Trump to Kneel in Oval...→

Trump jabs Maine's Democratic governor; she hits back

President Donald Trump on Friday laced into Maine's Democratic governor for not moving quickly enough to reopen the state's economy and urged his supporters to [...] Read full article: Trump jabs Maine's Democratic governor; ...→

Trump looks elsewhere after GOP convention spat with North Carolina governor

Trump looks elsewhere after GOP convention spat with North Carolina governor

President Donald Trump said he is seeking a new state to host this summer's Republican National Convention after North Carolina refused to guarantee the event [...] Read full article: Trump looks elsewhere after GOP conventi...→

N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as standoff over full-scale GOP convention escalates

N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as standoff over full-scale GOP convention escalates

The RNC responded by saying it would being visiting other cities that have volunteered to host a Republican convention at full-scale. Read full article: N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as s...→

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine differs with Trump over

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine differs with Trump over "looting" tweet, says he doesn't agree with "the last sentence at all'

The governor said that leaders "should be a source of peace, stability" in a press conference addressing the recent protests and unrest surrounding the death o [...] Read full article: GOP Ohio Governor DeWine differs with Tr...→

Times Square billboards go dark as Cuomo asks Trump for help

Times Square billboards go dark as Cuomo asks Trump for help

Several of the famous billboards went dark at 9 p.m. Wednesday night, dimming the Crossroads of the World. Read full article: Times Square billboards go dark as Cuomo...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

Baker Mayfield goes to bat for Oklahoma death row inmate, asks governor to commute sentence

Baker Mayfield goes to bat for Oklahoma death row inmate, asks governor to commute sentence

Baker Mayfield, the Cleveland Browns quarterback and former Oklahoma Sooners star, wrote a letter to Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt demanding death row inmate Juliu [...] Read full article: Baker Mayfield goes to bat for Oklahoma ...→

Oklahoma venue asks Trump campaign for health plan before rally

Oklahoma venue asks Trump campaign for health plan before rally

Meghan Blood cited the city Health Department’s recent reports of spikes in COVID-19 cases and the state’s “encouragement for event organizers to follow CDC gu [...] Read full article: Oklahoma venue asks Trump campaign for h...→

CBS reporter asks Trump why he hires people 'that you believe are wackos and liars' amid Bolton book furor

CBS reporter asks Trump why he hires people 'that you believe are wackos and liars' amid Bolton book furor

CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid asked President Trump Thursday why he kept "hiring people that you believe are wackos and liars" following Trump' [...] Read full article: CBS reporter asks Trump why he hires peo...→

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford, Oklahoma Republican, cautioned his constituents at highest risk from the coronavirus against attending President Trump’s campaign rally in [...] Read full article: Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporter...→

Virginia Governor: National Guard Not for Trump 'Photo-Op'

Virginia Governor: National Guard Not for Trump 'Photo-Op'

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Friday he had no intention to send his state's National Guard to the nation's capital "for a photo-op" earlier this month, ref [...] Read full article: Virginia Governor: National Guard Not fo...→

Minnesota governor asks lawmakers for justice after Floyd

Minnesota governor asks lawmakers for justice after Floyd

Walz formally called the Minnesota special session Wednesday as he extended the peacetime state of emergency that he declared as the coronavirus started to gai [...] Read full article: Minnesota governor asks lawmakers for ju...→

Piers Morgan Asks Trump to Kneel in Oval Office on TV

Piers Morgan Asks Trump to Kneel in Oval Office on TV

Piers Morgan has challenged President Donald Trump to show his solidarity with protesters by publicly taking a knee. Read full article: Piers Morgan Asks Trump to Kneel in Oval...→

Mayor Frey Asks Trump for Help After Rioters Cause Millions in Damage

Mayor Frey Asks Trump for Help After Rioters Cause Millions in Damage

Mayor Jacob Frey (D) is seeking federal aid to help Minneapolis recover from the protests and riots that have wrecked the area. Read full article: Mayor Frey Asks Trump for Help After Rio...→

Trump insists economic recovery coming 'earlier' than thought, tells Maine governor 'open your state up'

Trump insists economic recovery coming 'earlier' than thought, tells Maine governor 'open your state up'

President Trump touted May unemployment numbers as an economic recovery coming “earlier” than thought, while calling on the governor of Maine to open up the st [...] Read full article: Trump insists economic recovery coming '...→

Rod Rosenstein’s admission exposed heinous plot against Trump

Rod Rosenstein’s admission exposed heinous plot against Trump

One could be forgiven amid the protests and continuing coronavirus crisis for forgetting that in Washington, DC, this week, Congress is looking into serious al [...] Read full article: Rod Rosenstein’s admission exposed heino...→

Trump looks elsewhere after GOP convention spat with North Carolina governor

Trump looks elsewhere after GOP convention spat with North Carolina governor

President Donald Trump said he is seeking a new state to host this summer's Republican National Convention after North Carolina refused to guarantee the event [...] Read full article: Trump looks elsewhere after GOP conventi...→

Trump says GOP 'forced' to seek other state to host convention, slamming North Carolina governor

Trump says GOP 'forced' to seek other state to host convention, slamming North Carolina governor

President Trump announced late Tuesday that Republicans are "forced" to seek another state to host their convention, saying North Carolina's governor was "stil [...] Read full article: Trump says GOP 'forced' to seek other st...→

"Very Unlikely" GOP can have full-scale convention like Trump wants, North Carolina Governor says

North Carolina's governor has warned President Donald Trump that it's "very unlikely" he will get to hold the full-scale GOP convention he wants in Charlotte i [...] Read full article: "Very Unlikely" GOP can have full-scale ...→

Governor Cuomo asks attorney general to investigate

Governor Cuomo asks attorney general to investigate "disturbing, violent clashes" during protests in NYC

The demonstrators crowded together at Brooklyn' Barclays Center, where over 200 arrests were made by the New York City Police Department following violent clas [...] Read full article: Governor Cuomo asks attorney general to ...→

Trump Asks Dept. of Justice to Expedite Probe Into Floyd Death

President Donald Trump on Friday offered his condolences to the family of George Floyd, who died in Minneapolis while he was handcuffed and an officer was knee [...] Read full article: Trump Asks Dept. of Justice to Expedite ...→

Times Square billboards go dark as Cuomo asks Trump for help

Times Square billboards go dark as Cuomo asks Trump for help

Several of the famous billboards went dark at 9 p.m. Wednesday night, dimming the Crossroads of the World. Read full article: Times Square billboards go dark as Cuomo...→

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

A hotel lobby group in Illinois is asking elected leaders to increase the capacity of conventions in an effort to help the industry recover from massive layoff [...] Read full article: Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus...→

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

As protesters demanding an end to police brutality and systemic racism again clashed with authorities outside the White House on Monday night, the president to [...] Read full article: Trump tweets videos of Black men attacki...→

Illinois elections board asks court to suspend revised ballot access rules

Illinois elections board asks court to suspend revised ballot access rules

The Illinois State Board of Elections asked a federal appeals court to suspend a lower judge's order amending ballot access requirements for third-party candid [...] Read full article: Illinois elections board asks court to s...→

Tulsa arena asks Trump campaign for written COVID-19 mitigation plan ahead of rally

Tulsa arena asks Trump campaign for written COVID-19 mitigation plan ahead of rally

The BOK Center, which can hold up to 20,000 people and had people lining up outside of it more than two days ahead of the Saturday rally, cited an uptick in co [...] Read full article: Tulsa arena asks Trump campaign for writ...→

Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

President Trump announced that Second Lady Karen Pence would continue as the lead ambassador for a task force to prevent veterans' suicides. Read full article: Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Ef...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

The Illinois Republican Party, along with other GOP groups, has filed a lawsuit over its right to assemble as a political group during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Dem gover...→

Governor seeks larger venue for Trump rally as ticket requests approach 1 million

Governor seeks larger venue for Trump rally as ticket requests approach 1 million

So many people have expressed an interest in attending President Donald Trump’s rally Saturday in Tulsa, Oklahoma, that the governor said he’s asked the campai [...] Read full article: Governor seeks larger venue for Trump ra...→

Harris Faulkner asks Trump why he tweeted 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts'

Harris Faulkner asks Trump why he tweeted 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts'

In an exclusive interview on race relations and police brutality, President Trump defended his social media-based response to nationwide protests sparked by th [...] Read full article: Harris Faulkner asks Trump why he tweete...→

Western Golf Association Urges Illinois Governor to Allow Caddies on Golf Courses

Western Golf Association Urges Illinois Governor to Allow Caddies on Golf Courses

For each of the last three summers, Kayode Adebogun has spent nearly every day caddying at Olympia Fields Country Club. During that time, he carried countless [...] Read full article: Western Golf Association Urges Illinois ...→

Illinois Sheriff Shares His Department’s Principles With President Trump, White House

The sheriff of Livingston County, Illinois, took part in a roundtable discussion with law enforcement leaders at the White House Monday where he shared the vis [...] Read full article: Illinois Sheriff Shares His Department’s...→

Trump Asks Whether Goodell Gave Players Permission to Protest in Social Justice Message

Trump Asks Whether Goodell Gave Players Permission to Protest in Social Justice Message

President Trump attempted to decipher NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's social justice message in response to the players this weekend. Read full article: Trump Asks Whether Goodell Gave Players ...→

Trump jabs Maine's Democratic governor; she hits back

President Donald Trump on Friday laced into Maine's Democratic governor for not moving quickly enough to reopen the state's economy and urged his supporters to [...] Read full article: Trump jabs Maine's Democratic governor; ...→

Trump takes jabs at Maine's Democratic governor during visit

President Donald Trump used his first visit to Maine as president to lob jabs at the state's Democratic governor on Friday for not reopening businesses shutter [...] Read full article: Trump takes jabs at Maine's Democratic g...→

Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor asks Trump to withdraw non-DC troops | WTOP

Mayor Muriel Bowser is giving updates amid ongoing D.C. protests in the aftermath of George Floyd’s police-custody death. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor ...→

Rod Rosenstein slams claims he secretly wanted to record Trump as ‘ridiculous’

Rod Rosenstein slams claims he secretly wanted to record Trump as ‘ridiculous’

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday slammed a 2018 report that he discussed secretly recording President Trump and using the 25th Amendm [...] Read full article: Rod Rosenstein slams claims he secretly ...→

Donald Trump: RNC ‘Forced to Seek Another State’ Thanks to NC Governor

Donald Trump: RNC ‘Forced to Seek Another State’ Thanks to NC Governor

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday night that he is seeking a new state to host this summer’s Republican National Convention after North Carolina refused [...] Read full article: Donald Trump: RNC ‘Forced to Seek Anothe...→

N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as standoff over full-scale GOP convention escalates

N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as standoff over full-scale GOP convention escalates

The RNC responded by saying it would being visiting other cities that have volunteered to host a Republican convention at full-scale. Read full article: N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as s...→

Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recovering From Lockdown; Trump urges governor [...]

Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recovering From Lockdown; Trump urges governor [...]

Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recovering From Lockdown; Trump urges governors to crack down on demonstrators as Major urban areas on verge of reopening whe [...] Read full article: Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recove...→

Hudson mayor asks governor for National Guard help

Hudson mayor asks governor for National Guard help

The mayor of Hudson has asked the Wisconsin governor to send in the National Guard to help keep his city safe. Hudson Mayor Rich O’Connor issued a statement Sa [...] Read full article: Hudson mayor asks governor for National ...→

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine differs with Trump over

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine differs with Trump over "looting" tweet, says he doesn't agree with "the last sentence at all'

The governor said that leaders "should be a source of peace, stability" in a press conference addressing the recent protests and unrest surrounding the death o [...] Read full article: GOP Ohio Governor DeWine differs with Tr...→

Illinois governor lifts restrictions on churches after legal battles

Illinois governor lifts restrictions on churches after legal battles

Chicago churches claimed "victory" Thursday when Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker lifted the restrictions on houses of worship, after Mayor Lori Lightfoot fined chu [...] Read full article: Illinois governor lifts restrictions on ...→

Video: North Carolina governor must decide 'within a week' about RNC : Trump

Video: North Carolina governor must decide 'within a week' about RNC : Trump

President Trump said the Republican party needed “a fast decision” from North Carolina’s governor on whether the party could hold its convention in the state. Read full article: Video: North Carolina governor must deci...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

A hotel lobby group in Illinois is asking elected leaders to increase the capacity of conventions in an effort to help the industry recover from massive layoff [...] Read full article: Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus...→

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

As protesters demanding an end to police brutality and systemic racism again clashed with authorities outside the White House on Monday night, the president to [...] Read full article: Trump tweets videos of Black men attacki...→

Baker Mayfield goes to bat for Oklahoma death row inmate, asks governor to commute sentence

Baker Mayfield goes to bat for Oklahoma death row inmate, asks governor to commute sentence

Baker Mayfield, the Cleveland Browns quarterback and former Oklahoma Sooners star, wrote a letter to Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt demanding death row inmate Juliu [...] Read full article: Baker Mayfield goes to bat for Oklahoma ...→

Illinois elections board asks court to suspend revised ballot access rules

Illinois elections board asks court to suspend revised ballot access rules

The Illinois State Board of Elections asked a federal appeals court to suspend a lower judge's order amending ballot access requirements for third-party candid [...] Read full article: Illinois elections board asks court to s...→

Oklahoma venue asks Trump campaign for health plan before rally

Oklahoma venue asks Trump campaign for health plan before rally

Meghan Blood cited the city Health Department’s recent reports of spikes in COVID-19 cases and the state’s “encouragement for event organizers to follow CDC gu [...] Read full article: Oklahoma venue asks Trump campaign for h...→

Tulsa arena asks Trump campaign for written COVID-19 mitigation plan ahead of rally

Tulsa arena asks Trump campaign for written COVID-19 mitigation plan ahead of rally

The BOK Center, which can hold up to 20,000 people and had people lining up outside of it more than two days ahead of the Saturday rally, cited an uptick in co [...] Read full article: Tulsa arena asks Trump campaign for writ...→

CBS reporter asks Trump why he hires people 'that you believe are wackos and liars' amid Bolton book furor

CBS reporter asks Trump why he hires people 'that you believe are wackos and liars' amid Bolton book furor

CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid asked President Trump Thursday why he kept "hiring people that you believe are wackos and liars" following Trump' [...] Read full article: CBS reporter asks Trump why he hires peo...→

Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

President Trump announced that Second Lady Karen Pence would continue as the lead ambassador for a task force to prevent veterans' suicides. Read full article: Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Ef...→

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford, Oklahoma Republican, cautioned his constituents at highest risk from the coronavirus against attending President Trump’s campaign rally in [...] Read full article: Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporter...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

The Illinois Republican Party, along with other GOP groups, has filed a lawsuit over its right to assemble as a political group during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Dem gover...→

Governor seeks larger venue for Trump rally as ticket requests approach 1 million

Governor seeks larger venue for Trump rally as ticket requests approach 1 million

So many people have expressed an interest in attending President Donald Trump’s rally Saturday in Tulsa, Oklahoma, that the governor said he’s asked the campai [...] Read full article: Governor seeks larger venue for Trump ra...→

Virginia Governor: National Guard Not for Trump 'Photo-Op'

Virginia Governor: National Guard Not for Trump 'Photo-Op'

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Friday he had no intention to send his state's National Guard to the nation's capital "for a photo-op" earlier this month, ref [...] Read full article: Virginia Governor: National Guard Not fo...→

Harris Faulkner asks Trump why he tweeted 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts'

Harris Faulkner asks Trump why he tweeted 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts'

In an exclusive interview on race relations and police brutality, President Trump defended his social media-based response to nationwide protests sparked by th [...] Read full article: Harris Faulkner asks Trump why he tweete...→

Minnesota governor asks lawmakers for justice after Floyd

Minnesota governor asks lawmakers for justice after Floyd

Walz formally called the Minnesota special session Wednesday as he extended the peacetime state of emergency that he declared as the coronavirus started to gai [...] Read full article: Minnesota governor asks lawmakers for ju...→

Western Golf Association Urges Illinois Governor to Allow Caddies on Golf Courses

Western Golf Association Urges Illinois Governor to Allow Caddies on Golf Courses

For each of the last three summers, Kayode Adebogun has spent nearly every day caddying at Olympia Fields Country Club. During that time, he carried countless [...] Read full article: Western Golf Association Urges Illinois ...→

Illinois Sheriff Shares His Department’s Principles With President Trump, White House

The sheriff of Livingston County, Illinois, took part in a roundtable discussion with law enforcement leaders at the White House Monday where he shared the vis [...] Read full article: Illinois Sheriff Shares His Department’s...→

Piers Morgan Asks Trump to Kneel in Oval Office on TV

Piers Morgan Asks Trump to Kneel in Oval Office on TV

Piers Morgan has challenged President Donald Trump to show his solidarity with protesters by publicly taking a knee. Read full article: Piers Morgan Asks Trump to Kneel in Oval...→

Trump Asks Whether Goodell Gave Players Permission to Protest in Social Justice Message

Trump Asks Whether Goodell Gave Players Permission to Protest in Social Justice Message

President Trump attempted to decipher NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's social justice message in response to the players this weekend. Read full article: Trump Asks Whether Goodell Gave Players ...→

Mayor Frey Asks Trump for Help After Rioters Cause Millions in Damage

Mayor Frey Asks Trump for Help After Rioters Cause Millions in Damage

Mayor Jacob Frey (D) is seeking federal aid to help Minneapolis recover from the protests and riots that have wrecked the area. Read full article: Mayor Frey Asks Trump for Help After Rio...→

Trump jabs Maine's Democratic governor; she hits back

President Donald Trump on Friday laced into Maine's Democratic governor for not moving quickly enough to reopen the state's economy and urged his supporters to [...] Read full article: Trump jabs Maine's Democratic governor; ...→

Trump insists economic recovery coming 'earlier' than thought, tells Maine governor 'open your state up'

Trump insists economic recovery coming 'earlier' than thought, tells Maine governor 'open your state up'

President Trump touted May unemployment numbers as an economic recovery coming “earlier” than thought, while calling on the governor of Maine to open up the st [...] Read full article: Trump insists economic recovery coming '...→

Trump takes jabs at Maine's Democratic governor during visit

President Donald Trump used his first visit to Maine as president to lob jabs at the state's Democratic governor on Friday for not reopening businesses shutter [...] Read full article: Trump takes jabs at Maine's Democratic g...→

Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor asks Trump to withdraw non-DC troops | WTOP

Mayor Muriel Bowser is giving updates amid ongoing D.C. protests in the aftermath of George Floyd’s police-custody death. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor ...→

Rod Rosenstein’s admission exposed heinous plot against Trump

Rod Rosenstein’s admission exposed heinous plot against Trump

One could be forgiven amid the protests and continuing coronavirus crisis for forgetting that in Washington, DC, this week, Congress is looking into serious al [...] Read full article: Rod Rosenstein’s admission exposed heino...→

Rod Rosenstein slams claims he secretly wanted to record Trump as ‘ridiculous’

Rod Rosenstein slams claims he secretly wanted to record Trump as ‘ridiculous’

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday slammed a 2018 report that he discussed secretly recording President Trump and using the 25th Amendm [...] Read full article: Rod Rosenstein slams claims he secretly ...→

Trump looks elsewhere after GOP convention spat with North Carolina governor

Trump looks elsewhere after GOP convention spat with North Carolina governor

President Donald Trump said he is seeking a new state to host this summer's Republican National Convention after North Carolina refused to guarantee the event [...] Read full article: Trump looks elsewhere after GOP conventi...→

Donald Trump: RNC ‘Forced to Seek Another State’ Thanks to NC Governor

Donald Trump: RNC ‘Forced to Seek Another State’ Thanks to NC Governor

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday night that he is seeking a new state to host this summer’s Republican National Convention after North Carolina refused [...] Read full article: Donald Trump: RNC ‘Forced to Seek Anothe...→

Trump says GOP 'forced' to seek other state to host convention, slamming North Carolina governor

Trump says GOP 'forced' to seek other state to host convention, slamming North Carolina governor

President Trump announced late Tuesday that Republicans are "forced" to seek another state to host their convention, saying North Carolina's governor was "stil [...] Read full article: Trump says GOP 'forced' to seek other st...→

N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as standoff over full-scale GOP convention escalates

N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as standoff over full-scale GOP convention escalates

The RNC responded by saying it would being visiting other cities that have volunteered to host a Republican convention at full-scale. Read full article: N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as s...→

"Very Unlikely" GOP can have full-scale convention like Trump wants, North Carolina Governor says

North Carolina's governor has warned President Donald Trump that it's "very unlikely" he will get to hold the full-scale GOP convention he wants in Charlotte i [...] Read full article: "Very Unlikely" GOP can have full-scale ...→

Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recovering From Lockdown; Trump urges governor [...]

Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recovering From Lockdown; Trump urges governor [...]

Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recovering From Lockdown; Trump urges governors to crack down on demonstrators as Major urban areas on verge of reopening whe [...] Read full article: Protests Hammer U.S. Cities Still Recove...→

Hudson mayor asks governor for National Guard help

Hudson mayor asks governor for National Guard help

The mayor of Hudson has asked the Wisconsin governor to send in the National Guard to help keep his city safe. Hudson Mayor Rich O’Connor issued a statement Sa [...] Read full article: Hudson mayor asks governor for National ...→

Governor Cuomo asks attorney general to investigate

Governor Cuomo asks attorney general to investigate "disturbing, violent clashes" during protests in NYC

The demonstrators crowded together at Brooklyn' Barclays Center, where over 200 arrests were made by the New York City Police Department following violent clas [...] Read full article: Governor Cuomo asks attorney general to ...→

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine differs with Trump over

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine differs with Trump over "looting" tweet, says he doesn't agree with "the last sentence at all'

The governor said that leaders "should be a source of peace, stability" in a press conference addressing the recent protests and unrest surrounding the death o [...] Read full article: GOP Ohio Governor DeWine differs with Tr...→

Trump Asks Dept. of Justice to Expedite Probe Into Floyd Death

President Donald Trump on Friday offered his condolences to the family of George Floyd, who died in Minneapolis while he was handcuffed and an officer was knee [...] Read full article: Trump Asks Dept. of Justice to Expedite ...→

Illinois governor lifts restrictions on churches after legal battles

Illinois governor lifts restrictions on churches after legal battles

Chicago churches claimed "victory" Thursday when Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker lifted the restrictions on houses of worship, after Mayor Lori Lightfoot fined chu [...] Read full article: Illinois governor lifts restrictions on ...→

Times Square billboards go dark as Cuomo asks Trump for help

Times Square billboards go dark as Cuomo asks Trump for help

Several of the famous billboards went dark at 9 p.m. Wednesday night, dimming the Crossroads of the World. Read full article: Times Square billboards go dark as Cuomo...→

Video: North Carolina governor must decide 'within a week' about RNC : Trump

Video: North Carolina governor must decide 'within a week' about RNC : Trump

President Trump said the Republican party needed “a fast decision” from North Carolina’s governor on whether the party could hold its convention in the state. Read full article: Video: North Carolina governor must deci...→