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Trump nominates White House lawyer to oversee coronavirus stimulus plan

Trump nominates White House lawyer to oversee coronavirus stimulus plan

President Trump nominated a White House lawyer to serve as the special inspector to oversee how the $2 trillion approved by Congress to fight the coronavirus p [...] Read full article: Trump nominates White House lawyer to ov...→

Trump nominates White House lawyer to oversee coronavirus stimulus plan

Trump nominates White House lawyer to oversee coronavirus stimulus plan

President Trump nominated a White House lawyer to serve as the special inspector to oversee how the $2 trillion approved by Congress to fight the coronavirus p [...] Read full article: Trump nominates White House lawyer to ov...→

White House punts economic update as election draws near | WTOP

The White House has taken the unusual step of deciding not to release an updated economic forecast as planned this year, a fresh sign of the administration’s a [...] Read full article: White House punts economic update as ele...→

Trump warns of ‘enhanced hurricane season’ amid coronavirus

Trump warns of ‘enhanced hurricane season’ amid coronavirus

President Trump said Thursday that US officials are forecasting a “slightly enhanced” hurricane season in coming months, creating new challenges during the cor [...] Read full article: Trump warns of ‘enhanced hurricane seaso...→

White House Won't Issue Economic Projections This Summer

The White House will not release its official midyear economic update this summer, declining to put its stamp on data documenting the plunge into recession dur [...] Read full article: White House Won't Issue Economic Project...→

White House press secretary criticizes Twitter for singling out Trump instead of fact-checking Chinese propaganda

White House press secretary criticizes Twitter for singling out Trump instead of fact-checking Chinese propaganda

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany pushed back against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's request that people "leave employees" out of the fact-checking debat [...] Read full article: White House press secretary criticizes T...→

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

President Donald Trump responded Thursday to the news that the coronavirus had claimed 100,000 American lives. Read full article: Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost Du...→

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

The White House has decided against releasing a new round of updated economic projections this summer in an unprecedented move as the country continues to reel [...] Read full article: White House won't release summer economi...→

White House to skip economic forecast this summer showing depth of the downturn

White House to skip economic forecast this summer showing depth of the downturn

The grim outlook on the economy, which is not required by law, would come just a few months before voters decide whether to reelect President Donald Trump. Read full article: White House to skip economic forecast th...→

Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘Swamp creature’ Trump does not deserve second term in White House

Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘Swamp creature’ Trump does not deserve second term in White House

Milo Yiannopoulos is begrudgingly supporting President Trump’s bid for a second term in the White House, the controversial right-wing commentator told The Wash [...] Read full article: Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘Swamp creature’ Trum...→

White House prepping executive order taking aim at social media companies

White House prepping executive order taking aim at social media companies

The executive order, which is still being drafted, would curb legal protections for social media companies like Twitter and Facebook. Read full article: White House prepping executive order tak...→

Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear Contrast With Trump on the Coronavirus

Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear Contrast With Trump on the Coronavirus

While the president has left testing responsibilities to the states, his Democratic rival would harness the power of the federal government to drive testing do [...] Read full article: Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear...→

Trump Threatens to Veto House FISA Bill

Trump Threatens to Veto House FISA Bill

President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to veto the FISA bill Democrats were pushing through the House. Read full article: Trump Threatens to Veto House FISA Bill...→

White House rips report accusing Trump of falling behind red tape cutting goal

White House rips report accusing Trump of falling behind red tape cutting goal

The White House said Wednesday that President Trump is still exceeding his pledge to cut at least two regulations for every new one imposed, rejecting a think [...] Read full article: White House rips report accusing Trump o...→

Barrington's White House announces livestream events

Barrington's White House announces livestream events

Barrington's White House is pleased to present its new online series, Virtual Arts and Culture. Read full article: Barrington's White House announces lives...→

Senators press Trump administration over coronavirus in juvenile detention facilities

Senators press Trump administration over coronavirus in juvenile detention facilities

Amid rising COVID-19 cases in juvenile detention facilities, lawmakers want the Trump administration to explain what’s being done to protect the children. Read full article: Senators press Trump administration over...→

Historian on White House response to COVID:

Historian on White House response to COVID: "Clearly, they have not told the truth"

John Barry, an expert on the 1918 influenza pandemic, spoke with Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast. Read full article: Historian on White House response to COV...→

The White House has taken the unusual step of deciding not to release an updated [...]

The White House has taken the unusual step of deciding not to release an updated economic forecast as planned this year, a fresh sign of the administration's a [...] Read full article: The White House has taken the unusual st...→

House approves changes to business coronavirus aid subsidy program

House approves changes to business coronavirus aid subsidy program

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House gave sweeping bipartisan approval Thursday to legislation to modify a new “paycheck protection” program for businesses that have su [...] Read full article: House approves changes to business coron...→

White House Press Secretary: ‘Trump’s Critics Will Seize On Any Six-Figure Death Toll That Suits Their Narrative’

White House Press Secretary: ‘Trump’s Critics Will Seize On Any Six-Figure Death Toll That Suits Their Narrative’

WASHINGTON—White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany rebuked critics of the president in a briefing Thursday, forcefully arguing that politicians and pundit [...] Read full article: White House Press Secretary: ‘Trump’s Cr...→

Trump says he will extend National Guard coronavirus help to states through mid-August

Trump says he will extend National Guard coronavirus help to states through mid-August

President Trump said Thursday he will extend the help of the National Guard aiding states in their fight against coronavirus through mid-August.  Read full article: Trump says he will extend National Guard...→

Nancy Pelosi accuses Mark Zuckerberg of ‘pandering to the White House’

Nancy Pelosi accuses Mark Zuckerberg of ‘pandering to the White House’

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi lashed into social media giant Facebook on Wednesday — accusing founder Mark Zuckerberg of ‘pandering to the White Hous [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi accuses Mark Zuckerberg of ...→

Trump expresses ‘heartfelt sympathy’ as US passes 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Trump expresses ‘heartfelt sympathy’ as US passes 100,000 coronavirus deaths

President Trump expressed his “heartfelt sympathy” on Thursday as the US coronavirus death toll passed 100,000. “We have just reached a very sad milestone with [...] Read full article: Trump expresses ‘heartfelt sympathy’ as ...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that 100,000 Americans lives have been lost due to the coronavirus, calling it "a very sad milestone" on Twitter Thursd [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Political cartoons: Trump goes to battle with Twitter as coronavirus toll tops 100K

Political cartoons: Trump goes to battle with Twitter as coronavirus toll tops 100K

The president threatened to “strongly regulate” or shut down social media platforms in response to Twitter’s move. Read full article: Political cartoons: Trump goes to battle...→

Cuomo Meets With Trump at White House

Cuomo Meets With Trump at White House

The New York governor said he asked the president for help with some long-stalled infrastructure projects. Read full article: Cuomo Meets With Trump at White House...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Trump Rips Governors Who Sent Coronavirus Patients to Nursing Homes

Trump Rips Governors Who Sent Coronavirus Patients to Nursing Homes

Trump criticized governors on Tuesday who ordered that coronavirus patients be sent to nursing homes, placing lives at risk. Read full article: Trump Rips Governors Who Sent Coronaviru...→

Trump courts Africa to counter coronavirus — and China

The administration is trying to signal that African countries can look to the U.S. instead of China, which is facing its own backlash in the country. Read full article: Trump courts Africa to counter coronavir...→

‘Glorious’: Kayleigh McEnany receives praise as White House press secretary

‘Glorious’: Kayleigh McEnany receives praise as White House press secretary

She has been on the job since April 7. That would be Kayleigh McEnany — age 32 and the 31st White House press secretary — who took charge of this challenge in [...] Read full article: ‘Glorious’: Kayleigh McEnany receives pr...→

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act allows businesses to spend money over 24 weeks rather than just eight to qualify for loan forgiveness. Read full article: House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loa...→

Pelosi says Zuckerberg

Pelosi says Zuckerberg "panders to White House" after Facebook CEO sides with Trump over Twitter fact-checking

The House Speaker commented on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's recent criticisms of Twitter amid the social platform's conflict with President Donald Trump. Read full article: Pelosi says Zuckerberg "panders to White...→

Pelosi accuses Facebook of pandering to White House, blasts Twitter for not being tougher on Trump

Pelosi accuses Facebook of pandering to White House, blasts Twitter for not being tougher on Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is glad Twitter added a "get the facts" warning after President Trump tweeted about mail-in voting but still claim [...] Read full article: Pelosi accuses Facebook of pandering to ...→

Trump extends National Guard's coronavirus deployment after outcry

Trump extends National Guard's coronavirus deployment after outcry

An earlier cutoff could have blocked federal benefits for thousands of Guard troops aiding relief efforts. Read full article: Trump extends National Guard's coronavir...→

Trump, Biden mark coronavirus death toll in different ways

Trump, Biden mark coronavirus death toll in different ways

President Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden each marked the grim milestone of coronavirus pandemic deaths reaching 100,000 in the U.S. – but the ti [...] Read full article: Trump, Biden mark coronavirus death toll...→

Trump acknowledges ‘very sad milestone’ of 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Trump acknowledges ‘very sad milestone’ of 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Trump also invoked the grim turning point in a tweet earlier this week, but only to promote his administration’s handling of the crisis. Read full article: Trump acknowledges ‘very sad milestone’ ...→

Trump marks 'sad milestone' as coronavirus deaths reach 100,000 in US

Trump marks 'sad milestone' as coronavirus deaths reach 100,000 in US

President Trump marked a “sad milestone” on Thursday, after the United States reported more than 100,000 deaths due to the novel coronavirus, sending “sympathy [...] Read full article: Trump marks 'sad milestone' as coronavir...→

Trump claims 'Big win' after Texas court rules lack of coronavirus immunity not valid for mail-in ballot

Trump claims 'Big win' after Texas court rules lack of coronavirus immunity not valid for mail-in ballot

The Texas Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a lack of immunity to the coronavirus does not qualify as a disability under state law for requesting a mail-in ba [...] Read full article: Trump claims 'Big win' after Texas court...→

Democrats: White House letter on watchdogs 'disrespectful'

Senate Democrats say a White House letter declaring that President Donald Trump followed the law when he fired multiple inspectors general is inadequate and ev [...] Read full article: Democrats: White House letter on watchdo...→

Trump threatens to veto House FISA bill, cites ‘massive abuse’

Trump threatens to veto House FISA bill, cites ‘massive abuse’

President Trump on Wednesday vowed to veto legislation extending three Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act provisions, saying the law was abused to monitor m [...] Read full article: Trump threatens to veto House FISA bill,...→

Washington, D.C. to loosen lockdown restrictions this week despite White House warning capital remains most worrisome area

Washington, D.C. to loosen lockdown restrictions this week despite White House warning capital remains most worrisome area

"Moving into Phase One means that more people can get infected," Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser warned while announcing the city's plans to reopen. Read full article: Washington, D.C. to loosen lockdown rest...→

Medicare chief Verma blasts Cuomo for trying to deflect blame onto White House for NY nursing home deaths

Medicare chief Verma blasts Cuomo for trying to deflect blame onto White House for NY nursing home deaths

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma fired back at New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Wednesday after he claimed last week to be [...] Read full article: Medicare chief Verma blasts Cuomo for tr...→

White House punts economic update as election draws near | WTOP

The White House has taken the unusual step of deciding not to release an updated economic forecast as planned this year, a fresh sign of the administration’s a [...] Read full article: White House punts economic update as ele...→

Trump courts Africa to counter coronavirus — and China

The administration is trying to signal that African countries can look to the U.S. instead of China, which is facing its own backlash in the country. Read full article: Trump courts Africa to counter coronavir...→

The White House has taken the unusual step of deciding not to release an updated [...]

The White House has taken the unusual step of deciding not to release an updated economic forecast as planned this year, a fresh sign of the administration's a [...] Read full article: The White House has taken the unusual st...→

White House Won't Issue Economic Projections This Summer

The White House will not release its official midyear economic update this summer, declining to put its stamp on data documenting the plunge into recession dur [...] Read full article: White House Won't Issue Economic Project...→

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act allows businesses to spend money over 24 weeks rather than just eight to qualify for loan forgiveness. Read full article: House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loa...→

White House Press Secretary: ‘Trump’s Critics Will Seize On Any Six-Figure Death Toll That Suits Their Narrative’

White House Press Secretary: ‘Trump’s Critics Will Seize On Any Six-Figure Death Toll That Suits Their Narrative’

WASHINGTON—White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany rebuked critics of the president in a briefing Thursday, forcefully arguing that politicians and pundit [...] Read full article: White House Press Secretary: ‘Trump’s Cr...→

Pelosi accuses Facebook of pandering to White House, blasts Twitter for not being tougher on Trump

Pelosi accuses Facebook of pandering to White House, blasts Twitter for not being tougher on Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is glad Twitter added a "get the facts" warning after President Trump tweeted about mail-in voting but still claim [...] Read full article: Pelosi accuses Facebook of pandering to ...→

Nancy Pelosi accuses Mark Zuckerberg of ‘pandering to the White House’

Nancy Pelosi accuses Mark Zuckerberg of ‘pandering to the White House’

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi lashed into social media giant Facebook on Wednesday — accusing founder Mark Zuckerberg of ‘pandering to the White Hous [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi accuses Mark Zuckerberg of ...→

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

The White House has decided against releasing a new round of updated economic projections this summer in an unprecedented move as the country continues to reel [...] Read full article: White House won't release summer economi...→

Trump, Biden mark coronavirus death toll in different ways

Trump, Biden mark coronavirus death toll in different ways

President Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden each marked the grim milestone of coronavirus pandemic deaths reaching 100,000 in the U.S. – but the ti [...] Read full article: Trump, Biden mark coronavirus death toll...→

Trump expresses ‘heartfelt sympathy’ as US passes 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Trump expresses ‘heartfelt sympathy’ as US passes 100,000 coronavirus deaths

President Trump expressed his “heartfelt sympathy” on Thursday as the US coronavirus death toll passed 100,000. “We have just reached a very sad milestone with [...] Read full article: Trump expresses ‘heartfelt sympathy’ as ...→

Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘Swamp creature’ Trump does not deserve second term in White House

Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘Swamp creature’ Trump does not deserve second term in White House

Milo Yiannopoulos is begrudgingly supporting President Trump’s bid for a second term in the White House, the controversial right-wing commentator told The Wash [...] Read full article: Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘Swamp creature’ Trum...→

Trump marks 'sad milestone' as coronavirus deaths reach 100,000 in US

Trump marks 'sad milestone' as coronavirus deaths reach 100,000 in US

President Trump marked a “sad milestone” on Thursday, after the United States reported more than 100,000 deaths due to the novel coronavirus, sending “sympathy [...] Read full article: Trump marks 'sad milestone' as coronavir...→

Political cartoons: Trump goes to battle with Twitter as coronavirus toll tops 100K

Political cartoons: Trump goes to battle with Twitter as coronavirus toll tops 100K

The president threatened to “strongly regulate” or shut down social media platforms in response to Twitter’s move. Read full article: Political cartoons: Trump goes to battle...→

Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear Contrast With Trump on the Coronavirus

Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear Contrast With Trump on the Coronavirus

While the president has left testing responsibilities to the states, his Democratic rival would harness the power of the federal government to drive testing do [...] Read full article: Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear...→

Trump claims 'Big win' after Texas court rules lack of coronavirus immunity not valid for mail-in ballot

Trump claims 'Big win' after Texas court rules lack of coronavirus immunity not valid for mail-in ballot

The Texas Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a lack of immunity to the coronavirus does not qualify as a disability under state law for requesting a mail-in ba [...] Read full article: Trump claims 'Big win' after Texas court...→

Cuomo Meets With Trump at White House

Cuomo Meets With Trump at White House

The New York governor said he asked the president for help with some long-stalled infrastructure projects. Read full article: Cuomo Meets With Trump at White House...→

Trump threatens to veto House FISA bill, cites ‘massive abuse’

Trump threatens to veto House FISA bill, cites ‘massive abuse’

President Trump on Wednesday vowed to veto legislation extending three Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act provisions, saying the law was abused to monitor m [...] Read full article: Trump threatens to veto House FISA bill,...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

Barrington's White House announces livestream events

Barrington's White House announces livestream events

Barrington's White House is pleased to present its new online series, Virtual Arts and Culture. Read full article: Barrington's White House announces lives...→

Medicare chief Verma blasts Cuomo for trying to deflect blame onto White House for NY nursing home deaths

Medicare chief Verma blasts Cuomo for trying to deflect blame onto White House for NY nursing home deaths

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma fired back at New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Wednesday after he claimed last week to be [...] Read full article: Medicare chief Verma blasts Cuomo for tr...→

Trump Rips Governors Who Sent Coronavirus Patients to Nursing Homes

Trump Rips Governors Who Sent Coronavirus Patients to Nursing Homes

Trump criticized governors on Tuesday who ordered that coronavirus patients be sent to nursing homes, placing lives at risk. Read full article: Trump Rips Governors Who Sent Coronaviru...→

Historian on White House response to COVID:

Historian on White House response to COVID: "Clearly, they have not told the truth"

John Barry, an expert on the 1918 influenza pandemic, spoke with Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast. Read full article: Historian on White House response to COV...→

Trump warns of ‘enhanced hurricane season’ amid coronavirus

Trump warns of ‘enhanced hurricane season’ amid coronavirus

President Trump said Thursday that US officials are forecasting a “slightly enhanced” hurricane season in coming months, creating new challenges during the cor [...] Read full article: Trump warns of ‘enhanced hurricane seaso...→

‘Glorious’: Kayleigh McEnany receives praise as White House press secretary

‘Glorious’: Kayleigh McEnany receives praise as White House press secretary

She has been on the job since April 7. That would be Kayleigh McEnany — age 32 and the 31st White House press secretary — who took charge of this challenge in [...] Read full article: ‘Glorious’: Kayleigh McEnany receives pr...→

House approves changes to business coronavirus aid subsidy program

House approves changes to business coronavirus aid subsidy program

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House gave sweeping bipartisan approval Thursday to legislation to modify a new “paycheck protection” program for businesses that have su [...] Read full article: House approves changes to business coron...→

White House press secretary criticizes Twitter for singling out Trump instead of fact-checking Chinese propaganda

White House press secretary criticizes Twitter for singling out Trump instead of fact-checking Chinese propaganda

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany pushed back against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's request that people "leave employees" out of the fact-checking debat [...] Read full article: White House press secretary criticizes T...→

Pelosi says Zuckerberg

Pelosi says Zuckerberg "panders to White House" after Facebook CEO sides with Trump over Twitter fact-checking

The House Speaker commented on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's recent criticisms of Twitter amid the social platform's conflict with President Donald Trump. Read full article: Pelosi says Zuckerberg "panders to White...→

Trump says he will extend National Guard coronavirus help to states through mid-August

Trump says he will extend National Guard coronavirus help to states through mid-August

President Trump said Thursday he will extend the help of the National Guard aiding states in their fight against coronavirus through mid-August.  Read full article: Trump says he will extend National Guard...→

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

President Donald Trump responded Thursday to the news that the coronavirus had claimed 100,000 American lives. Read full article: Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost Du...→

Trump extends National Guard's coronavirus deployment after outcry

Trump extends National Guard's coronavirus deployment after outcry

An earlier cutoff could have blocked federal benefits for thousands of Guard troops aiding relief efforts. Read full article: Trump extends National Guard's coronavir...→

White House to skip economic forecast this summer showing depth of the downturn

White House to skip economic forecast this summer showing depth of the downturn

The grim outlook on the economy, which is not required by law, would come just a few months before voters decide whether to reelect President Donald Trump. Read full article: White House to skip economic forecast th...→

Trump acknowledges ‘very sad milestone’ of 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Trump acknowledges ‘very sad milestone’ of 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Trump also invoked the grim turning point in a tweet earlier this week, but only to promote his administration’s handling of the crisis. Read full article: Trump acknowledges ‘very sad milestone’ ...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that 100,000 Americans lives have been lost due to the coronavirus, calling it "a very sad milestone" on Twitter Thursd [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

White House prepping executive order taking aim at social media companies

White House prepping executive order taking aim at social media companies

The executive order, which is still being drafted, would curb legal protections for social media companies like Twitter and Facebook. Read full article: White House prepping executive order tak...→

Trump Threatens to Veto House FISA Bill

Trump Threatens to Veto House FISA Bill

President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to veto the FISA bill Democrats were pushing through the House. Read full article: Trump Threatens to Veto House FISA Bill...→

Democrats: White House letter on watchdogs 'disrespectful'

Senate Democrats say a White House letter declaring that President Donald Trump followed the law when he fired multiple inspectors general is inadequate and ev [...] Read full article: Democrats: White House letter on watchdo...→

White House rips report accusing Trump of falling behind red tape cutting goal

White House rips report accusing Trump of falling behind red tape cutting goal

The White House said Wednesday that President Trump is still exceeding his pledge to cut at least two regulations for every new one imposed, rejecting a think [...] Read full article: White House rips report accusing Trump o...→

Washington, D.C. to loosen lockdown restrictions this week despite White House warning capital remains most worrisome area

Washington, D.C. to loosen lockdown restrictions this week despite White House warning capital remains most worrisome area

"Moving into Phase One means that more people can get infected," Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser warned while announcing the city's plans to reopen. Read full article: Washington, D.C. to loosen lockdown rest...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Senators press Trump administration over coronavirus in juvenile detention facilities

Senators press Trump administration over coronavirus in juvenile detention facilities

Amid rising COVID-19 cases in juvenile detention facilities, lawmakers want the Trump administration to explain what’s being done to protect the children. Read full article: Senators press Trump administration over...→

White House punts economic update as election draws near | WTOP

The White House has taken the unusual step of deciding not to release an updated economic forecast as planned this year, a fresh sign of the administration’s a [...] Read full article: White House punts economic update as ele...→

Historian on White House response to COVID:

Historian on White House response to COVID: "Clearly, they have not told the truth"

John Barry, an expert on the 1918 influenza pandemic, spoke with Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast. Read full article: Historian on White House response to COV...→

Trump courts Africa to counter coronavirus — and China

The administration is trying to signal that African countries can look to the U.S. instead of China, which is facing its own backlash in the country. Read full article: Trump courts Africa to counter coronavir...→

Trump warns of ‘enhanced hurricane season’ amid coronavirus

Trump warns of ‘enhanced hurricane season’ amid coronavirus

President Trump said Thursday that US officials are forecasting a “slightly enhanced” hurricane season in coming months, creating new challenges during the cor [...] Read full article: Trump warns of ‘enhanced hurricane seaso...→

The White House has taken the unusual step of deciding not to release an updated [...]

The White House has taken the unusual step of deciding not to release an updated economic forecast as planned this year, a fresh sign of the administration's a [...] Read full article: The White House has taken the unusual st...→

‘Glorious’: Kayleigh McEnany receives praise as White House press secretary

‘Glorious’: Kayleigh McEnany receives praise as White House press secretary

She has been on the job since April 7. That would be Kayleigh McEnany — age 32 and the 31st White House press secretary — who took charge of this challenge in [...] Read full article: ‘Glorious’: Kayleigh McEnany receives pr...→

White House Won't Issue Economic Projections This Summer

The White House will not release its official midyear economic update this summer, declining to put its stamp on data documenting the plunge into recession dur [...] Read full article: White House Won't Issue Economic Project...→

House approves changes to business coronavirus aid subsidy program

House approves changes to business coronavirus aid subsidy program

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House gave sweeping bipartisan approval Thursday to legislation to modify a new “paycheck protection” program for businesses that have su [...] Read full article: House approves changes to business coron...→

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act allows businesses to spend money over 24 weeks rather than just eight to qualify for loan forgiveness. Read full article: House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loa...→

White House press secretary criticizes Twitter for singling out Trump instead of fact-checking Chinese propaganda

White House press secretary criticizes Twitter for singling out Trump instead of fact-checking Chinese propaganda

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany pushed back against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's request that people "leave employees" out of the fact-checking debat [...] Read full article: White House press secretary criticizes T...→

White House Press Secretary: ‘Trump’s Critics Will Seize On Any Six-Figure Death Toll That Suits Their Narrative’

White House Press Secretary: ‘Trump’s Critics Will Seize On Any Six-Figure Death Toll That Suits Their Narrative’

WASHINGTON—White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany rebuked critics of the president in a briefing Thursday, forcefully arguing that politicians and pundit [...] Read full article: White House Press Secretary: ‘Trump’s Cr...→

Pelosi says Zuckerberg

Pelosi says Zuckerberg "panders to White House" after Facebook CEO sides with Trump over Twitter fact-checking

The House Speaker commented on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's recent criticisms of Twitter amid the social platform's conflict with President Donald Trump. Read full article: Pelosi says Zuckerberg "panders to White...→

Trump says he will extend National Guard coronavirus help to states through mid-August

Trump says he will extend National Guard coronavirus help to states through mid-August

President Trump said Thursday he will extend the help of the National Guard aiding states in their fight against coronavirus through mid-August.  Read full article: Trump says he will extend National Guard...→

Pelosi accuses Facebook of pandering to White House, blasts Twitter for not being tougher on Trump

Pelosi accuses Facebook of pandering to White House, blasts Twitter for not being tougher on Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is glad Twitter added a "get the facts" warning after President Trump tweeted about mail-in voting but still claim [...] Read full article: Pelosi accuses Facebook of pandering to ...→

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

President Donald Trump responded Thursday to the news that the coronavirus had claimed 100,000 American lives. Read full article: Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost Du...→

Nancy Pelosi accuses Mark Zuckerberg of ‘pandering to the White House’

Nancy Pelosi accuses Mark Zuckerberg of ‘pandering to the White House’

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi lashed into social media giant Facebook on Wednesday — accusing founder Mark Zuckerberg of ‘pandering to the White Hous [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi accuses Mark Zuckerberg of ...→

Trump extends National Guard's coronavirus deployment after outcry

Trump extends National Guard's coronavirus deployment after outcry

An earlier cutoff could have blocked federal benefits for thousands of Guard troops aiding relief efforts. Read full article: Trump extends National Guard's coronavir...→

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

The White House has decided against releasing a new round of updated economic projections this summer in an unprecedented move as the country continues to reel [...] Read full article: White House won't release summer economi...→

Trump, Biden mark coronavirus death toll in different ways

Trump, Biden mark coronavirus death toll in different ways

President Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden each marked the grim milestone of coronavirus pandemic deaths reaching 100,000 in the U.S. – but the ti [...] Read full article: Trump, Biden mark coronavirus death toll...→

White House to skip economic forecast this summer showing depth of the downturn

White House to skip economic forecast this summer showing depth of the downturn

The grim outlook on the economy, which is not required by law, would come just a few months before voters decide whether to reelect President Donald Trump. Read full article: White House to skip economic forecast th...→

Trump expresses ‘heartfelt sympathy’ as US passes 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Trump expresses ‘heartfelt sympathy’ as US passes 100,000 coronavirus deaths

President Trump expressed his “heartfelt sympathy” on Thursday as the US coronavirus death toll passed 100,000. “We have just reached a very sad milestone with [...] Read full article: Trump expresses ‘heartfelt sympathy’ as ...→

Trump acknowledges ‘very sad milestone’ of 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Trump acknowledges ‘very sad milestone’ of 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Trump also invoked the grim turning point in a tweet earlier this week, but only to promote his administration’s handling of the crisis. Read full article: Trump acknowledges ‘very sad milestone’ ...→

Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘Swamp creature’ Trump does not deserve second term in White House

Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘Swamp creature’ Trump does not deserve second term in White House

Milo Yiannopoulos is begrudgingly supporting President Trump’s bid for a second term in the White House, the controversial right-wing commentator told The Wash [...] Read full article: Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘Swamp creature’ Trum...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that 100,000 Americans lives have been lost due to the coronavirus, calling it "a very sad milestone" on Twitter Thursd [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Trump marks 'sad milestone' as coronavirus deaths reach 100,000 in US

Trump marks 'sad milestone' as coronavirus deaths reach 100,000 in US

President Trump marked a “sad milestone” on Thursday, after the United States reported more than 100,000 deaths due to the novel coronavirus, sending “sympathy [...] Read full article: Trump marks 'sad milestone' as coronavir...→

White House prepping executive order taking aim at social media companies

White House prepping executive order taking aim at social media companies

The executive order, which is still being drafted, would curb legal protections for social media companies like Twitter and Facebook. Read full article: White House prepping executive order tak...→

Political cartoons: Trump goes to battle with Twitter as coronavirus toll tops 100K

Political cartoons: Trump goes to battle with Twitter as coronavirus toll tops 100K

The president threatened to “strongly regulate” or shut down social media platforms in response to Twitter’s move. Read full article: Political cartoons: Trump goes to battle...→

Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear Contrast With Trump on the Coronavirus

Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear Contrast With Trump on the Coronavirus

While the president has left testing responsibilities to the states, his Democratic rival would harness the power of the federal government to drive testing do [...] Read full article: Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear...→

Trump claims 'Big win' after Texas court rules lack of coronavirus immunity not valid for mail-in ballot

Trump claims 'Big win' after Texas court rules lack of coronavirus immunity not valid for mail-in ballot

The Texas Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a lack of immunity to the coronavirus does not qualify as a disability under state law for requesting a mail-in ba [...] Read full article: Trump claims 'Big win' after Texas court...→

Trump Threatens to Veto House FISA Bill

Trump Threatens to Veto House FISA Bill

President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to veto the FISA bill Democrats were pushing through the House. Read full article: Trump Threatens to Veto House FISA Bill...→

Cuomo Meets With Trump at White House

Cuomo Meets With Trump at White House

The New York governor said he asked the president for help with some long-stalled infrastructure projects. Read full article: Cuomo Meets With Trump at White House...→

Democrats: White House letter on watchdogs 'disrespectful'

Senate Democrats say a White House letter declaring that President Donald Trump followed the law when he fired multiple inspectors general is inadequate and ev [...] Read full article: Democrats: White House letter on watchdo...→

Trump threatens to veto House FISA bill, cites ‘massive abuse’

Trump threatens to veto House FISA bill, cites ‘massive abuse’

President Trump on Wednesday vowed to veto legislation extending three Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act provisions, saying the law was abused to monitor m [...] Read full article: Trump threatens to veto House FISA bill,...→

White House rips report accusing Trump of falling behind red tape cutting goal

White House rips report accusing Trump of falling behind red tape cutting goal

The White House said Wednesday that President Trump is still exceeding his pledge to cut at least two regulations for every new one imposed, rejecting a think [...] Read full article: White House rips report accusing Trump o...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

Washington, D.C. to loosen lockdown restrictions this week despite White House warning capital remains most worrisome area

Washington, D.C. to loosen lockdown restrictions this week despite White House warning capital remains most worrisome area

"Moving into Phase One means that more people can get infected," Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser warned while announcing the city's plans to reopen. Read full article: Washington, D.C. to loosen lockdown rest...→

Barrington's White House announces livestream events

Barrington's White House announces livestream events

Barrington's White House is pleased to present its new online series, Virtual Arts and Culture. Read full article: Barrington's White House announces lives...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Medicare chief Verma blasts Cuomo for trying to deflect blame onto White House for NY nursing home deaths

Medicare chief Verma blasts Cuomo for trying to deflect blame onto White House for NY nursing home deaths

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma fired back at New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Wednesday after he claimed last week to be [...] Read full article: Medicare chief Verma blasts Cuomo for tr...→

Senators press Trump administration over coronavirus in juvenile detention facilities

Senators press Trump administration over coronavirus in juvenile detention facilities

Amid rising COVID-19 cases in juvenile detention facilities, lawmakers want the Trump administration to explain what’s being done to protect the children. Read full article: Senators press Trump administration over...→

Trump Rips Governors Who Sent Coronavirus Patients to Nursing Homes

Trump Rips Governors Who Sent Coronavirus Patients to Nursing Homes

Trump criticized governors on Tuesday who ordered that coronavirus patients be sent to nursing homes, placing lives at risk. Read full article: Trump Rips Governors Who Sent Coronaviru...→