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Trump removes inspector general overseeing $2.3 trillion coronavirus relief: Politico - amNewYork

BY LISA LAMBERT  President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was named to oversee implementation of the $2.3 trillion coronavirus Read full article: Trump removes inspector general overseei...→

Trump removes inspector general overseeing $2.3 trillion coronavirus relief: Politico - amNewYork

BY LISA LAMBERT  President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was named to oversee implementation of the $2.3 trillion coronavirus Read full article: Trump removes inspector general overseei...→

General Mattis Condemns Trump As Threat To Constitution

General Mattis Condemns Trump As Threat To Constitution

Former Defense Secretary General James Mattis penned a critique of the president this week saying Donald Trump has abused his executive authority and seeks to [...] Read full article: General Mattis Condemns Trump As Threat ...→

State Department inspector general fired by Trump defends record to lawmakers

State Department inspector general fired by Trump defends record to lawmakers

Fired State Department inspector general Steve Linick defended his record on Wednesday in a transcribed virtual interview with lawmakers investigating his remo [...] Read full article: State Department inspector general fired...→

Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim at inspectors general | WTOP

Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim at inspectors general | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Linick irritated powerful Democrats and Republicans alike in his seven years as the independent watchdog investigating waste and misman [...] Read full article: Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim a...→

Donald Trump Jr: Media 'No Longer Concerned' by 'Deadly' Gatherings in Coronavirus Era

Donald Trump Jr: Media 'No Longer Concerned' by 'Deadly' Gatherings in Coronavirus Era

Donald Trump Jr. wondered why the establishment media's obsession with restrictions spurred by novel coronavirus virtually disappeared. Read full article: Donald Trump Jr: Media 'No Longer Concer...→

N.Y. attorney general prepared to take Trump to court over threat to deploy military, says the president

N.Y. attorney general prepared to take Trump to court over threat to deploy military, says the president "is not a dictator"

"President Trump does not and will not dominate New York state. In fact, the president does not have the right to unilaterally deploy U.S. military across Amer [...] Read full article: N.Y. attorney general prepared to take T...→

Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen into hate’ at first public campaign event since coronavirus lockdown

Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen into hate’ at first public campaign event since coronavirus lockdown

Former Vice President Joe Biden is charging that comments by President Trump are encouraging violence amid a wave of protests interspersed with rioting across [...] Read full article: Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen...→

Trump sets first campaign events after coronavirus shutdown

Trump sets first campaign events after coronavirus shutdown

President Trump is heading back to the campaign trail after a three-month coronavirus hiatus. The president’s re-election effort is hosting two in-person fundr [...] Read full article: Trump sets first campaign events after c...→

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

Trump claimed China had "total control" over the World Health Organization and said funding would be redirected to "other worldwide and deserving urgent global [...] Read full article: What does WHO do? Trump terminates relat...→

President Donald Trump to brief nation amid George Floyd protests, coronavirus pandemic

President Donald Trump to brief nation amid George Floyd protests, coronavirus pandemic

President Donald Trump says he will hold a press conference in the White House Rose Garden on Friday, as anti-police brutality demonstrations take place around [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump to brief nation a...→

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...→

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...→

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff revealed Thursday that antibody testing during the coronavirus outbreak will be conducted throughout the U.S. militar [...] Read full article: US military to test troops for coronavir...→

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’ ...→

Twitter Removes Trump Campaign's Tribute Video to George Floyd

Twitter Removes Trump Campaign's Tribute Video to George Floyd

Twitter continues its campaign of censorship against President Donald Trump, this time banning a tribute video to George Floyd posted by the official Team Trum [...] Read full article: Twitter Removes Trump Campaign's Tribute...→

Trump administration to require race data in coronavirus lab results for first time

Trump administration to require race data in coronavirus lab results for first time

The Trump administration announced Thursday it will start requiring that any lab results for COVID-19 reported to CDC will include a person’s race, and ethnici [...] Read full article: Trump administration to require race dat...→

Trump Fires Back at Mattis: 'World's Most Overrated General'

Trump Fires Back at Mattis: 'World's Most Overrated General'

President Donald Trump fired back at criticism from former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, repeating his mocking of the "world's most overrated general" and sayi [...] Read full article: Trump Fires Back at Mattis: 'World's Mos...→

General Mattis on Trump: 'He Tries to Divide Us,' Makes 'Mockery' of Constitution

General Mattis on Trump: 'He Tries to Divide Us,' Makes 'Mockery' of Constitution

When former General James Mattis resigned in late 2018 he said it would be counterproductive to criticize the president. But now he's unloading on President Do [...] Read full article: General Mattis on Trump: 'He Tries to Di...→

Trump: ‘Strange’ that coronavirus didn’t spread throughout China

Trump: ‘Strange’ that coronavirus didn’t spread throughout China

President Trump on Wednesday called it a “strange deal” that the coronavirus was largely contained to the city of Wuhan within China, but at the same time spre [...] Read full article: Trump: ‘Strange’ that coronavirus didn’t...→

Labor Department inspector general retires after warning of fraud

Labor Department inspector general retires after warning of fraud

Dahl said the decision "has been long in the works and is for entirely personal reasons," adding that he was not "told or asked to resign." Read full article: Labor Department inspector general retir...→

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

The coronavirus is likely to reduce GDP by $7.9 trillion, or 3%, through fiscal 2030, according to the Congressional Budget Office. Read full article: CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearl...→

Fauci: Trump Doesn't Talk to Coronavirus Task Force Anymore

Fauci: Trump Doesn't Talk to Coronavirus Task Force Anymore

Dr. Anthony Fauci, a leading member of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, said in a recent interview that President Donald Trump barely interacts with the [...] Read full article: Fauci: Trump Doesn't Talk to Coronavirus...→

When Voters Discuss Coronavirus, They’re Really Talking About Trump

When Voters Discuss Coronavirus, They’re Really Talking About Trump

Even though most people don’t name the coronavirus as their top voting issue, President Trump’s response to the outbreak, and how it’s perceived, will probably [...] Read full article: When Voters Discuss Coronavirus, They’re...→

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

U.S. health officials removed some coronavirus reopening tips for religious organizations only hours after posting them late last week, deleting guidance that [...] Read full article: Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes C...→

Coronavirus updates: Trump says US ending relationship with World Health Organization

Coronavirus updates: Trump says US ending relationship with World Health Organization

The United States is the world's most-affected country, with more than 1.7 million diagnosed cases and at least 102,323 deaths.... President Donald Trump plans [...] Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Trump says US endin...→

Trump appeals to Africa with coronavirus aid as China increases efforts

Trump appeals to Africa with coronavirus aid as China increases efforts

President Trump is trying to help African nations battle the coronavirus in an apparent effort to boost the US’s influence there to combat China’s, according t [...] Read full article: Trump appeals to Africa with coronavirus...→

UN secretary-general predicts 'historic' hunger in post-coronavirus world

UN secretary-general predicts 'historic' hunger in post-coronavirus world

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres warned that the world is facing extreme crisis due to the coronavirus, despite scientific and technological a [...] Read full article: UN secretary-general predicts 'historic'...→

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...→

Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees ove...→

Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion for Next Stimulus Round

Trump administration officials increasingly expect to spend up to $1 trillion in the next round of economic stimulus, according to people familiar with the mat [...] Read full article: Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion f...→

Trump Calls Gen. Jim Mattis 'World's Most Overrated General'

Trump Calls Gen. Jim Mattis 'World's Most Overrated General'

President Donald Trump reacted to a statement from Gen. Jim Mattis after his former Secretary of Defense criticized his leadership. Read full article: Trump Calls Gen. Jim Mattis 'World's Mos...→

Trump Administration Selects Five Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates as Finalists

Trump Administration Selects Five Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates as Finalists

The White House is eager to project progress, but the public-private partnership it has created still faces scientific hurdles, internal tensions and questions [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Selects Five Corona...→

Senate confirms inspector general for coronavirus funds over Democrats’ opposition

Senate confirms inspector general for coronavirus funds over Democrats’ opposition

The Senate voted Tuesday to confirm former White House aide Brian Miller as the new special inspector general on coronavirus spending, despite strong Democrati [...] Read full article: Senate confirms inspector general for co...→

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The coronavirus likely will sap about $7.9 trillion of economic activity over the next decade-plus even with all of the rescue funding being poured in to offse [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Ne...→

Trump, attorney general to meet as U.S. cities smolder amid protests - amNewYork

BY SUSAN HEAVEY U.S. President Donald Trump was scheduled to meet with his top law enforcement officer behind closed doors on Monday as cities nationwide Read full article: Trump, attorney general to meet as U.S. ...→

Trump shuns handshake to avoid coronavirus faux pas

Trump shuns handshake to avoid coronavirus faux pas

President Trump had to stop himself from committing the worst etiquette sin of the coronavirus age: going in for a handshake. The president gestured theatrical [...] Read full article: Trump shuns handshake to avoid coronavir...→

CDC removes suggestion to limit singing during religious services in coronavirus guidelines

CDC removes suggestion to limit singing during religious services in coronavirus guidelines

Days after releasing its reopening guidelines for places of worship, the CDC removed recommendations to limit singing among congregants. Read full article: CDC removes suggestion to limit singing ...→

Trump cuts off World Health Organization over China coronavirus ‘coverup’

Trump cuts off World Health Organization over China coronavirus ‘coverup’

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday announced he is suspending the United States’ relationship with the World Health Organization — accusing the global body [...] Read full article: Trump cuts off World Health Organization...→

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 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...→

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 ...→

General Mattis Condemns Trump As Threat To Constitution

General Mattis Condemns Trump As Threat To Constitution

Former Defense Secretary General James Mattis penned a critique of the president this week saying Donald Trump has abused his executive authority and seeks to [...] Read full article: General Mattis Condemns Trump As Threat ...→

Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees ove...→

Trump administration to require race data in coronavirus lab results for first time

Trump administration to require race data in coronavirus lab results for first time

The Trump administration announced Thursday it will start requiring that any lab results for COVID-19 reported to CDC will include a person’s race, and ethnici [...] Read full article: Trump administration to require race dat...→

Trump Calls Gen. Jim Mattis 'World's Most Overrated General'

Trump Calls Gen. Jim Mattis 'World's Most Overrated General'

President Donald Trump reacted to a statement from Gen. Jim Mattis after his former Secretary of Defense criticized his leadership. Read full article: Trump Calls Gen. Jim Mattis 'World's Mos...→

General Mattis on Trump: 'He Tries to Divide Us,' Makes 'Mockery' of Constitution

General Mattis on Trump: 'He Tries to Divide Us,' Makes 'Mockery' of Constitution

When former General James Mattis resigned in late 2018 he said it would be counterproductive to criticize the president. But now he's unloading on President Do [...] Read full article: General Mattis on Trump: 'He Tries to Di...→

Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim at inspectors general | WTOP

Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim at inspectors general | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Linick irritated powerful Democrats and Republicans alike in his seven years as the independent watchdog investigating waste and misman [...] Read full article: Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim a...→

Labor Department inspector general retires after warning of fraud

Labor Department inspector general retires after warning of fraud

Dahl said the decision "has been long in the works and is for entirely personal reasons," adding that he was not "told or asked to resign." Read full article: Labor Department inspector general retir...→

N.Y. attorney general prepared to take Trump to court over threat to deploy military, says the president

N.Y. attorney general prepared to take Trump to court over threat to deploy military, says the president "is not a dictator"

"President Trump does not and will not dominate New York state. In fact, the president does not have the right to unilaterally deploy U.S. military across Amer [...] Read full article: N.Y. attorney general prepared to take T...→

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The coronavirus likely will sap about $7.9 trillion of economic activity over the next decade-plus even with all of the rescue funding being poured in to offse [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Ne...→

Fauci: Trump Doesn't Talk to Coronavirus Task Force Anymore

Fauci: Trump Doesn't Talk to Coronavirus Task Force Anymore

Dr. Anthony Fauci, a leading member of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, said in a recent interview that President Donald Trump barely interacts with the [...] Read full article: Fauci: Trump Doesn't Talk to Coronavirus...→

Trump shuns handshake to avoid coronavirus faux pas

Trump shuns handshake to avoid coronavirus faux pas

President Trump had to stop himself from committing the worst etiquette sin of the coronavirus age: going in for a handshake. The president gestured theatrical [...] Read full article: Trump shuns handshake to avoid coronavir...→

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

U.S. health officials removed some coronavirus reopening tips for religious organizations only hours after posting them late last week, deleting guidance that [...] Read full article: Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes C...→

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

Trump claimed China had "total control" over the World Health Organization and said funding would be redirected to "other worldwide and deserving urgent global [...] Read full article: What does WHO do? Trump terminates relat...→

Trump cuts off World Health Organization over China coronavirus ‘coverup’

Trump cuts off World Health Organization over China coronavirus ‘coverup’

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday announced he is suspending the United States’ relationship with the World Health Organization — accusing the global body [...] Read full article: Trump cuts off World Health Organization...→

Trump appeals to Africa with coronavirus aid as China increases efforts

Trump appeals to Africa with coronavirus aid as China increases efforts

President Trump is trying to help African nations battle the coronavirus in an apparent effort to boost the US’s influence there to combat China’s, according t [...] Read full article: Trump appeals to Africa with coronavirus...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff revealed Thursday that antibody testing during the coronavirus outbreak will be conducted throughout the U.S. militar [...] Read full article: US military to test troops for coronavir...→

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 ...→

Twitter Removes Trump Campaign's Tribute Video to George Floyd

Twitter Removes Trump Campaign's Tribute Video to George Floyd

Twitter continues its campaign of censorship against President Donald Trump, this time banning a tribute video to George Floyd posted by the official Team Trum [...] Read full article: Twitter Removes Trump Campaign's Tribute...→

Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion for Next Stimulus Round

Trump administration officials increasingly expect to spend up to $1 trillion in the next round of economic stimulus, according to people familiar with the mat [...] Read full article: Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion f...→

Trump Fires Back at Mattis: 'World's Most Overrated General'

Trump Fires Back at Mattis: 'World's Most Overrated General'

President Donald Trump fired back at criticism from former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, repeating his mocking of the "world's most overrated general" and sayi [...] Read full article: Trump Fires Back at Mattis: 'World's Mos...→

State Department inspector general fired by Trump defends record to lawmakers

State Department inspector general fired by Trump defends record to lawmakers

Fired State Department inspector general Steve Linick defended his record on Wednesday in a transcribed virtual interview with lawmakers investigating his remo [...] Read full article: State Department inspector general fired...→

Trump Administration Selects Five Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates as Finalists

Trump Administration Selects Five Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates as Finalists

The White House is eager to project progress, but the public-private partnership it has created still faces scientific hurdles, internal tensions and questions [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Selects Five Corona...→

Trump: ‘Strange’ that coronavirus didn’t spread throughout China

Trump: ‘Strange’ that coronavirus didn’t spread throughout China

President Trump on Wednesday called it a “strange deal” that the coronavirus was largely contained to the city of Wuhan within China, but at the same time spre [...] Read full article: Trump: ‘Strange’ that coronavirus didn’t...→

Donald Trump Jr: Media 'No Longer Concerned' by 'Deadly' Gatherings in Coronavirus Era

Donald Trump Jr: Media 'No Longer Concerned' by 'Deadly' Gatherings in Coronavirus Era

Donald Trump Jr. wondered why the establishment media's obsession with restrictions spurred by novel coronavirus virtually disappeared. Read full article: Donald Trump Jr: Media 'No Longer Concer...→

Senate confirms inspector general for coronavirus funds over Democrats’ opposition

Senate confirms inspector general for coronavirus funds over Democrats’ opposition

The Senate voted Tuesday to confirm former White House aide Brian Miller as the new special inspector general on coronavirus spending, despite strong Democrati [...] Read full article: Senate confirms inspector general for co...→

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

The coronavirus is likely to reduce GDP by $7.9 trillion, or 3%, through fiscal 2030, according to the Congressional Budget Office. Read full article: CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearl...→

Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen into hate’ at first public campaign event since coronavirus lockdown

Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen into hate’ at first public campaign event since coronavirus lockdown

Former Vice President Joe Biden is charging that comments by President Trump are encouraging violence amid a wave of protests interspersed with rioting across [...] Read full article: Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen...→

Trump, attorney general to meet as U.S. cities smolder amid protests - amNewYork

BY SUSAN HEAVEY U.S. President Donald Trump was scheduled to meet with his top law enforcement officer behind closed doors on Monday as cities nationwide Read full article: Trump, attorney general to meet as U.S. ...→

When Voters Discuss Coronavirus, They’re Really Talking About Trump

When Voters Discuss Coronavirus, They’re Really Talking About Trump

Even though most people don’t name the coronavirus as their top voting issue, President Trump’s response to the outbreak, and how it’s perceived, will probably [...] Read full article: When Voters Discuss Coronavirus, They’re...→

Trump sets first campaign events after coronavirus shutdown

Trump sets first campaign events after coronavirus shutdown

President Trump is heading back to the campaign trail after a three-month coronavirus hiatus. The president’s re-election effort is hosting two in-person fundr [...] Read full article: Trump sets first campaign events after c...→

CDC removes suggestion to limit singing during religious services in coronavirus guidelines

CDC removes suggestion to limit singing during religious services in coronavirus guidelines

Days after releasing its reopening guidelines for places of worship, the CDC removed recommendations to limit singing among congregants. Read full article: CDC removes suggestion to limit singing ...→

Coronavirus updates: Trump says US ending relationship with World Health Organization

Coronavirus updates: Trump says US ending relationship with World Health Organization

The United States is the world's most-affected country, with more than 1.7 million diagnosed cases and at least 102,323 deaths.... President Donald Trump plans [...] Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Trump says US endin...→

President Donald Trump to brief nation amid George Floyd protests, coronavirus pandemic

President Donald Trump to brief nation amid George Floyd protests, coronavirus pandemic

President Donald Trump says he will hold a press conference in the White House Rose Garden on Friday, as anti-police brutality demonstrations take place around [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump to brief nation a...→

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...→

UN secretary-general predicts 'historic' hunger in post-coronavirus world

UN secretary-general predicts 'historic' hunger in post-coronavirus world

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres warned that the world is facing extreme crisis due to the coronavirus, despite scientific and technological a [...] Read full article: UN secretary-general predicts 'historic'...→

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, 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’ ...→

General Mattis Condemns Trump As Threat To Constitution

General Mattis Condemns Trump As Threat To Constitution

Former Defense Secretary General James Mattis penned a critique of the president this week saying Donald Trump has abused his executive authority and seeks to [...] Read full article: General Mattis Condemns Trump As Threat ...→

Twitter Removes Trump Campaign's Tribute Video to George Floyd

Twitter Removes Trump Campaign's Tribute Video to George Floyd

Twitter continues its campaign of censorship against President Donald Trump, this time banning a tribute video to George Floyd posted by the official Team Trum [...] Read full article: Twitter Removes Trump Campaign's Tribute...→

Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees ove...→

Trump administration to require race data in coronavirus lab results for first time

Trump administration to require race data in coronavirus lab results for first time

The Trump administration announced Thursday it will start requiring that any lab results for COVID-19 reported to CDC will include a person’s race, and ethnici [...] Read full article: Trump administration to require race dat...→

Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion for Next Stimulus Round

Trump administration officials increasingly expect to spend up to $1 trillion in the next round of economic stimulus, according to people familiar with the mat [...] Read full article: Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion f...→

Trump Fires Back at Mattis: 'World's Most Overrated General'

Trump Fires Back at Mattis: 'World's Most Overrated General'

President Donald Trump fired back at criticism from former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, repeating his mocking of the "world's most overrated general" and sayi [...] Read full article: Trump Fires Back at Mattis: 'World's Mos...→

Trump Calls Gen. Jim Mattis 'World's Most Overrated General'

Trump Calls Gen. Jim Mattis 'World's Most Overrated General'

President Donald Trump reacted to a statement from Gen. Jim Mattis after his former Secretary of Defense criticized his leadership. Read full article: Trump Calls Gen. Jim Mattis 'World's Mos...→

State Department inspector general fired by Trump defends record to lawmakers

State Department inspector general fired by Trump defends record to lawmakers

Fired State Department inspector general Steve Linick defended his record on Wednesday in a transcribed virtual interview with lawmakers investigating his remo [...] Read full article: State Department inspector general fired...→

General Mattis on Trump: 'He Tries to Divide Us,' Makes 'Mockery' of Constitution

General Mattis on Trump: 'He Tries to Divide Us,' Makes 'Mockery' of Constitution

When former General James Mattis resigned in late 2018 he said it would be counterproductive to criticize the president. But now he's unloading on President Do [...] Read full article: General Mattis on Trump: 'He Tries to Di...→

Trump Administration Selects Five Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates as Finalists

Trump Administration Selects Five Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates as Finalists

The White House is eager to project progress, but the public-private partnership it has created still faces scientific hurdles, internal tensions and questions [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Selects Five Corona...→

Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim at inspectors general | WTOP

Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim at inspectors general | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Linick irritated powerful Democrats and Republicans alike in his seven years as the independent watchdog investigating waste and misman [...] Read full article: Trump, chafing at oversight, takes aim a...→

Trump: ‘Strange’ that coronavirus didn’t spread throughout China

Trump: ‘Strange’ that coronavirus didn’t spread throughout China

President Trump on Wednesday called it a “strange deal” that the coronavirus was largely contained to the city of Wuhan within China, but at the same time spre [...] Read full article: Trump: ‘Strange’ that coronavirus didn’t...→

Donald Trump Jr: Media 'No Longer Concerned' by 'Deadly' Gatherings in Coronavirus Era

Donald Trump Jr: Media 'No Longer Concerned' by 'Deadly' Gatherings in Coronavirus Era

Donald Trump Jr. wondered why the establishment media's obsession with restrictions spurred by novel coronavirus virtually disappeared. Read full article: Donald Trump Jr: Media 'No Longer Concer...→

Labor Department inspector general retires after warning of fraud

Labor Department inspector general retires after warning of fraud

Dahl said the decision "has been long in the works and is for entirely personal reasons," adding that he was not "told or asked to resign." Read full article: Labor Department inspector general retir...→

Senate confirms inspector general for coronavirus funds over Democrats’ opposition

Senate confirms inspector general for coronavirus funds over Democrats’ opposition

The Senate voted Tuesday to confirm former White House aide Brian Miller as the new special inspector general on coronavirus spending, despite strong Democrati [...] Read full article: Senate confirms inspector general for co...→

N.Y. attorney general prepared to take Trump to court over threat to deploy military, says the president

N.Y. attorney general prepared to take Trump to court over threat to deploy military, says the president "is not a dictator"

"President Trump does not and will not dominate New York state. In fact, the president does not have the right to unilaterally deploy U.S. military across Amer [...] Read full article: N.Y. attorney general prepared to take T...→

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

The coronavirus is likely to reduce GDP by $7.9 trillion, or 3%, through fiscal 2030, according to the Congressional Budget Office. Read full article: CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearl...→

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The coronavirus likely will sap about $7.9 trillion of economic activity over the next decade-plus even with all of the rescue funding being poured in to offse [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Ne...→

Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen into hate’ at first public campaign event since coronavirus lockdown

Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen into hate’ at first public campaign event since coronavirus lockdown

Former Vice President Joe Biden is charging that comments by President Trump are encouraging violence amid a wave of protests interspersed with rioting across [...] Read full article: Biden accuses Trump of breathing ‘oxygen...→

Fauci: Trump Doesn't Talk to Coronavirus Task Force Anymore

Fauci: Trump Doesn't Talk to Coronavirus Task Force Anymore

Dr. Anthony Fauci, a leading member of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, said in a recent interview that President Donald Trump barely interacts with the [...] Read full article: Fauci: Trump Doesn't Talk to Coronavirus...→

Trump, attorney general to meet as U.S. cities smolder amid protests - amNewYork

BY SUSAN HEAVEY U.S. President Donald Trump was scheduled to meet with his top law enforcement officer behind closed doors on Monday as cities nationwide Read full article: Trump, attorney general to meet as U.S. ...→

When Voters Discuss Coronavirus, They’re Really Talking About Trump

When Voters Discuss Coronavirus, They’re Really Talking About Trump

Even though most people don’t name the coronavirus as their top voting issue, President Trump’s response to the outbreak, and how it’s perceived, will probably [...] Read full article: When Voters Discuss Coronavirus, They’re...→

Trump shuns handshake to avoid coronavirus faux pas

Trump shuns handshake to avoid coronavirus faux pas

President Trump had to stop himself from committing the worst etiquette sin of the coronavirus age: going in for a handshake. The president gestured theatrical [...] Read full article: Trump shuns handshake to avoid coronavir...→

Trump sets first campaign events after coronavirus shutdown

Trump sets first campaign events after coronavirus shutdown

President Trump is heading back to the campaign trail after a three-month coronavirus hiatus. The president’s re-election effort is hosting two in-person fundr [...] Read full article: Trump sets first campaign events after c...→

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

U.S. health officials removed some coronavirus reopening tips for religious organizations only hours after posting them late last week, deleting guidance that [...] Read full article: Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes C...→

CDC removes suggestion to limit singing during religious services in coronavirus guidelines

CDC removes suggestion to limit singing during religious services in coronavirus guidelines

Days after releasing its reopening guidelines for places of worship, the CDC removed recommendations to limit singing among congregants. Read full article: CDC removes suggestion to limit singing ...→

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

Trump claimed China had "total control" over the World Health Organization and said funding would be redirected to "other worldwide and deserving urgent global [...] Read full article: What does WHO do? Trump terminates relat...→

Coronavirus updates: Trump says US ending relationship with World Health Organization

Coronavirus updates: Trump says US ending relationship with World Health Organization

The United States is the world's most-affected country, with more than 1.7 million diagnosed cases and at least 102,323 deaths.... President Donald Trump plans [...] Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Trump says US endin...→

Trump cuts off World Health Organization over China coronavirus ‘coverup’

Trump cuts off World Health Organization over China coronavirus ‘coverup’

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday announced he is suspending the United States’ relationship with the World Health Organization — accusing the global body [...] Read full article: Trump cuts off World Health Organization...→

President Donald Trump to brief nation amid George Floyd protests, coronavirus pandemic

President Donald Trump to brief nation amid George Floyd protests, coronavirus pandemic

President Donald Trump says he will hold a press conference in the White House Rose Garden on Friday, as anti-police brutality demonstrations take place around [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump to brief nation a...→

Trump appeals to Africa with coronavirus aid as China increases efforts

Trump appeals to Africa with coronavirus aid as China increases efforts

President Trump is trying to help African nations battle the coronavirus in an apparent effort to boost the US’s influence there to combat China’s, according t [...] Read full article: Trump appeals to Africa with coronavirus...→

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...→

UN secretary-general predicts 'historic' hunger in post-coronavirus world

UN secretary-general predicts 'historic' hunger in post-coronavirus world

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres warned that the world is facing extreme crisis due to the coronavirus, despite scientific and technological a [...] Read full article: UN secretary-general predicts 'historic'...→

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...→

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff revealed Thursday that antibody testing during the coronavirus outbreak will be conducted throughout the U.S. militar [...] Read full article: US military to test troops for 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 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’ ...→