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Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

President Trump largely expressed satisfaction with how the governors are moving to lift coronavirus restrictions in their individual states. Read full article: Trump tells governors feds 'will step in...→

Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

President Trump largely expressed satisfaction with how the governors are moving to lift coronavirus restrictions in their individual states. Read full article: Trump tells governors feds 'will step in...→

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

PresidTrump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'ent Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the [...] Read full article: Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worsh...→

Biden tells MSNBC he would not pardon Trump, when asked about hypothetical prosecution

Biden tells MSNBC he would not pardon Trump, when asked about hypothetical prosecution

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on MSNBC Thursday night that if President Trump were accused of or charged with a crime during a Bid [...] Read full article: Biden tells MSNBC he would not pardon Tr...→

Watch: Trump meets with governors of Colorado and North Dakota

Watch: Trump meets with governors of Colorado and North Dakota

Watch live coverage as President Trump holds a meeting with Colorado Governor Jared Polis and North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum at the White House. Read full article: Watch: Trump meets with governors of Col...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

It’s safe to reopen states, Trump says as governors grapple with loosening restrictions

It’s safe to reopen states, Trump says as governors grapple with loosening restrictions

Trump said it's possible to "satisfy both" anti-lockdown protesters and those who are afraid to resume public life. Read full article: It’s safe to reopen states, Trump says a...→

Eric Holder defends Biden, tells Bill Maher it's Trump supporters 'fanning' Tara Reade's claims

Eric Holder defends Biden, tells Bill Maher it's Trump supporters 'fanning' Tara Reade's claims

Former Attorney General Eric Holder defended former Vice President Joe Biden during a Friday night appearance on "Real Time with Bill Maher," insisting that "s [...] Read full article: Eric Holder defends Biden, tells Bill Ma...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump calls US death totals 'very, very strong'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump calls US death totals 'very, very strong'

Though the White House has not held an official coronavirus task force briefing all week, President Donald Trump has used other appearances to address the pand [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said during a friendly Oval Office meeting with President Donald Trump the state could need $20 billion to $30 billion in assistanc [...] Read full article: Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Wil...→

Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Wynn Resorts CEO Matt Maddox told President Donald Trump during a Wednesday roundtable event that he hoped casinos on the Las Vegas strip would be reopened by [...] Read full article: Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial...→

Donald Trump: Federal government to help states with coronavirus testi

Donald Trump: Federal government to help states with coronavirus testi

The White House on Monday said America’s coronavirus-testing is in far better shape and the administration is ready to work with governors to meet their diagno [...] Read full article: Donald Trump: Federal government to help...→

Trump leans against state bailouts as governors cry foul

Trump leans against state bailouts as governors cry foul

The president has inflamed already fierce debate over whether the federal government should provide financial assistance to states battling the coronavirus. Read full article: Trump leans against state bailouts as go...→

Governors' association releases 10-step 'Roadmap to Recovery'

Governors' association releases 10-step 'Roadmap to Recovery'

The National Governors Association has released a guide for governors to help them determine how to lead their states to recovery amid the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Governors' association releases 10-step ...→

Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Trump on Coronavirus, Polls Show

Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Trump on Coronavirus, Polls Show

A series of recent polls found that most Americans trust their governors far more than President Trump when it comes to whether to retain social distancing mea [...] Read full article: Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Tr...→

Trump 'disagrees strongly' with Georgia governor's plan to reopen some businesses

Trump 'disagrees strongly' with Georgia governor's plan to reopen some businesses

In a head-turning moment at Wednesday's coronavirus briefing, President Trump told reporters that he "disagrees strongly" with Georgia Republican Gov. Brian Ke [...] Read full article: Trump 'disagrees strongly' with Georgia ...→

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Professor Tamara Konetzka told the Senate Special Subcommittee on Aging predominantly black nursing homes have had the worst coronavirus toll and need help. Read full article: Feds should do more to safeguard nursing...→

‘We must do better’: Harvard doctor tells members of Congress that feds must ramp up testing to reopen safely

‘We must do better’: Harvard doctor tells members of Congress that feds must ramp up testing to reopen safely

“It was inadequate testing that precipitated the national shutdown,” Ashish Jha told the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis. Read full article: ‘We must do better’: Harvard doctor tell...→

Book Tells Catholics that Trump Is ‘the Only Choice in 2020’

Book Tells Catholics that Trump Is ‘the Only Choice in 2020’

A powerful new book by two former Democrats urges Catholics to vote for Donald Trump, insisting that he is the “only choice” for president. Read full article: Book Tells Catholics that Trump Is ‘the ...→

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump military aide tests positive for coronavirus, White House says

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump military aide tests positive for coronavirus, White House says

A military aide to President Donald Trump has tested positive for coronavirus, the White House said Thursday. Trump has since tested negative, an official said [...] Read full article: Government coronavirus response updates:...→

Trump denies US government involved in foiled Venezuela attacks

Trump denies US government involved in foiled Venezuela attacks

President Trump on Tuesday denied any U.S. involvement in a failed coup attempt in Venezuela for which two U.S. citizens were arrested. Read full article: Trump denies US government involved in f...→

Trump says federal government is

Trump says federal government is "confident" coronavirus vaccine will be available by end of 2020

"We're doing things at the FDA that's never happened before. We're getting approvals so fast," the president said. Read full article: Trump says federal government is "confid...→

Trump Tells Chevron to ‘Wind Down’ Oil Fields in Venezuela

The Trump administration is ordering Chevron Corp. to “wind down” operations in Venezuela by Dec. 1.... Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó faces an inter [...] Read full article: Trump Tells Chevron to ‘Wind Down’ Oil F...→

Coronavirus government response updates: WH social distancing guidelines expire as Trump 'hopes' for mega rallies' return

Coronavirus government response updates: WH social distancing guidelines expire as Trump 'hopes' for mega rallies' return

With the White House social distancing guidelines set to expire Thursday, President Donald Trump says he's eager to move on from the pandemic and return to meg [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Trump says federal government won't extend social distancing guidelines

Trump says federal government won't extend social distancing guidelines

President Trump says the federal government will not be extending its social distancing guidelines when they expire Thursday. Read full article: Trump says federal government won't exte...→

Trump Asks Why Feds Should Bail Out 'Poorly Run States'

Trump Asks Why Feds Should Bail Out 'Poorly Run States'

President Donald Trump on Monday slammed U.S. cities and states seeking billions of dollars in more federal aid to offset huge losses amid the coronavirus outb [...] Read full article: Trump Asks Why Feds Should Bail Out 'Poo...→

Governors: Poison control, emergency line calls up after Trump disinfectant comments

Governors: Poison control, emergency line calls up after Trump disinfectant comments

A pair of governors on Sunday reported an uptick in calls to poison control and an emergency hotline after President Trump had floated injecting disinfectant a [...] Read full article: Governors: Poison control, emergency lin...→

Stephen Colbert tells Donald Trump:

Stephen Colbert tells Donald Trump: "If you want to keep your job, your going to have to do the unthinkable: your job"

"You can tweet all you want, but it's hard to capture people's hearts and minds when they're worried about their hearts and lungs," Stephen Colbert said on "Th [...] Read full article: Stephen Colbert tells Donald Trump: "If ...→

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

President Donald Trump is attacking Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against who testifying before House lawmaker [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Rick Bright says he was removed from his position as head of a key agency created to help defend the country against outbreaks after repeated warnings to his b [...] Read full article: Ousted government scientist who pushed b...→

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump now says WH task force to continue 'indefinitely'

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump now says WH task force to continue 'indefinitely'

President Trump, facing questions about whether disbanding the White House task force sends the wrong message, said Wednesday it would continue "indefinitely." Read full article: Government coronavirus response updates:...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, traveling to Arizona, downplays key model that shows deaths doubling as states ease restrictions

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, traveling to Arizona, downplays key model that shows deaths doubling as states ease restrictions

President Donald Trump travels to Arizona to tour a mask facility and deliver remarks, a day after a model used by the White House doubled its projected US dea [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Graham Urges Dems To 'Step Up': 'China Is The Problem, Not Trump'

Graham Urges Dems To 'Step Up': 'China Is The Problem, Not Trump'

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., on Sunday chastised House Democrats for prioritizing oversight of President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus outbreak, b [...] Read full article: Graham Urges Dems To 'Step Up': 'China I...→

Trump tells Biden to ‘fight’ Tara Reade’s sexual assault charges

Trump tells Biden to ‘fight’ Tara Reade’s sexual assault charges

“I would just say to Joe Biden: Just go out and fight it,” the president continued, suggesting he was even “sticking up for” his political opponent. Read full article: Trump tells Biden to ‘fight’ Tara Reade’...→

While Trump minimizes the toll, government orders 100,000 new body bags

While Trump minimizes the toll, government orders 100,000 new body bags

Federal coronavirus response documents obtained by NBC News suggest the president’s optimism about ‘Opening Up America’ is at odds with dire warnings from insi [...] Read full article: While Trump minimizes the toll, governme...→

Kellyanne Conway: Trump Admin Working With Governors on Recovery

Kellyanne Conway: Trump Admin Working With Governors on Recovery

The federal government "doesn't want to fund the big black hole deficits" that many states had long before the COVID-19 emergency, but still, the Trump adminis [...] Read full article: Kellyanne Conway: Trump Admin Working Wi...→

Trump urged governors to reopen schools before summer break in Monday call

Trump urged governors to reopen schools before summer break in Monday call

President Donald Trump says states should “seriously consider” reopening their public schools before the end of the academic year. That's even though dozens al [...] Read full article: Trump urged governors to reopen schools ...→

Trump encourages governors to 'seriously consider' reopening schools

Trump encourages governors to 'seriously consider' reopening schools

President Donald Trump told governors they should "seriously consider" reopening schools that were closed because of the novel coronavirus and "maybe get going [...] Read full article: Trump encourages governors to 'seriously...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump sends mixed messages on reopening risks as more states look to lift restrictions

After pushing for the US to reopen, then saying he disagrees with Georgia's Kemp, President Trump is sending mixed messages as more states look to lift restric [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Trump ‘disagrees Strongly’ With Georgia’s Plan to Reopen

Trump ‘disagrees Strongly’ With Georgia’s Plan to Reopen

President Donald Trump said he told Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp that he “disagreed strongly” with Kemp's decision to begin allowing some nonessential businesses... Read full article: Trump ‘disagrees Strongly’ With Georgia’...→

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

PresidTrump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'ent Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the [...] Read full article: Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worsh...→

‘We must do better’: Harvard doctor tells members of Congress that feds must ramp up testing to reopen safely

‘We must do better’: Harvard doctor tells members of Congress that feds must ramp up testing to reopen safely

“It was inadequate testing that precipitated the national shutdown,” Ashish Jha told the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis. Read full article: ‘We must do better’: Harvard doctor tell...→

Watch: Trump meets with governors of Colorado and North Dakota

Watch: Trump meets with governors of Colorado and North Dakota

Watch live coverage as President Trump holds a meeting with Colorado Governor Jared Polis and North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum at the White House. Read full article: Watch: Trump meets with governors of Col...→

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Rick Bright says he was removed from his position as head of a key agency created to help defend the country against outbreaks after repeated warnings to his b [...] Read full article: Ousted government scientist who pushed b...→

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump military aide tests positive for coronavirus, White House says

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump military aide tests positive for coronavirus, White House says

A military aide to President Donald Trump has tested positive for coronavirus, the White House said Thursday. Trump has since tested negative, an official said [...] Read full article: Government coronavirus response updates:...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, traveling to Arizona, downplays key model that shows deaths doubling as states ease restrictions

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, traveling to Arizona, downplays key model that shows deaths doubling as states ease restrictions

President Donald Trump travels to Arizona to tour a mask facility and deliver remarks, a day after a model used by the White House doubled its projected US dea [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Trump says federal government is

Trump says federal government is "confident" coronavirus vaccine will be available by end of 2020

"We're doing things at the FDA that's never happened before. We're getting approvals so fast," the president said. Read full article: Trump says federal government is "confid...→

Eric Holder defends Biden, tells Bill Maher it's Trump supporters 'fanning' Tara Reade's claims

Eric Holder defends Biden, tells Bill Maher it's Trump supporters 'fanning' Tara Reade's claims

Former Attorney General Eric Holder defended former Vice President Joe Biden during a Friday night appearance on "Real Time with Bill Maher," insisting that "s [...] Read full article: Eric Holder defends Biden, tells Bill Ma...→

Trump tells Biden to ‘fight’ Tara Reade’s sexual assault charges

Trump tells Biden to ‘fight’ Tara Reade’s sexual assault charges

“I would just say to Joe Biden: Just go out and fight it,” the president continued, suggesting he was even “sticking up for” his political opponent. Read full article: Trump tells Biden to ‘fight’ Tara Reade’...→

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said during a friendly Oval Office meeting with President Donald Trump the state could need $20 billion to $30 billion in assistanc [...] Read full article: Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Wil...→

Kellyanne Conway: Trump Admin Working With Governors on Recovery

Kellyanne Conway: Trump Admin Working With Governors on Recovery

The federal government "doesn't want to fund the big black hole deficits" that many states had long before the COVID-19 emergency, but still, the Trump adminis [...] Read full article: Kellyanne Conway: Trump Admin Working Wi...→

Trump says federal government won't extend social distancing guidelines

Trump says federal government won't extend social distancing guidelines

President Trump says the federal government will not be extending its social distancing guidelines when they expire Thursday. Read full article: Trump says federal government won't exte...→

Donald Trump: Federal government to help states with coronavirus testi

Donald Trump: Federal government to help states with coronavirus testi

The White House on Monday said America’s coronavirus-testing is in far better shape and the administration is ready to work with governors to meet their diagno [...] Read full article: Donald Trump: Federal government to help...→

Trump encourages governors to 'seriously consider' reopening schools

Trump encourages governors to 'seriously consider' reopening schools

President Donald Trump told governors they should "seriously consider" reopening schools that were closed because of the novel coronavirus and "maybe get going [...] Read full article: Trump encourages governors to 'seriously...→

Trump Asks Why Feds Should Bail Out 'Poorly Run States'

Trump Asks Why Feds Should Bail Out 'Poorly Run States'

President Donald Trump on Monday slammed U.S. cities and states seeking billions of dollars in more federal aid to offset huge losses amid the coronavirus outb [...] Read full article: Trump Asks Why Feds Should Bail Out 'Poo...→

Stephen Colbert tells Donald Trump:

Stephen Colbert tells Donald Trump: "If you want to keep your job, your going to have to do the unthinkable: your job"

"You can tweet all you want, but it's hard to capture people's hearts and minds when they're worried about their hearts and lungs," Stephen Colbert said on "Th [...] Read full article: Stephen Colbert tells Donald Trump: "If ...→

Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Trump on Coronavirus, Polls Show

Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Trump on Coronavirus, Polls Show

A series of recent polls found that most Americans trust their governors far more than President Trump when it comes to whether to retain social distancing mea [...] Read full article: Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Tr...→

Trump ‘disagrees Strongly’ With Georgia’s Plan to Reopen

Trump ‘disagrees Strongly’ With Georgia’s Plan to Reopen

President Donald Trump said he told Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp that he “disagreed strongly” with Kemp's decision to begin allowing some nonessential businesses... Read full article: Trump ‘disagrees Strongly’ With Georgia’...→

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Professor Tamara Konetzka told the Senate Special Subcommittee on Aging predominantly black nursing homes have had the worst coronavirus toll and need help. Read full article: Feds should do more to safeguard nursing...→

Biden tells MSNBC he would not pardon Trump, when asked about hypothetical prosecution

Biden tells MSNBC he would not pardon Trump, when asked about hypothetical prosecution

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on MSNBC Thursday night that if President Trump were accused of or charged with a crime during a Bid [...] Read full article: Biden tells MSNBC he would not pardon Tr...→

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

President Donald Trump is attacking Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against who testifying before House lawmaker [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→

Book Tells Catholics that Trump Is ‘the Only Choice in 2020’

Book Tells Catholics that Trump Is ‘the Only Choice in 2020’

A powerful new book by two former Democrats urges Catholics to vote for Donald Trump, insisting that he is the “only choice” for president. Read full article: Book Tells Catholics that Trump Is ‘the ...→

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump now says WH task force to continue 'indefinitely'

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump now says WH task force to continue 'indefinitely'

President Trump, facing questions about whether disbanding the White House task force sends the wrong message, said Wednesday it would continue "indefinitely." Read full article: Government coronavirus response updates:...→

Trump denies US government involved in foiled Venezuela attacks

Trump denies US government involved in foiled Venezuela attacks

President Trump on Tuesday denied any U.S. involvement in a failed coup attempt in Venezuela for which two U.S. citizens were arrested. Read full article: Trump denies US government involved in f...→

It’s safe to reopen states, Trump says as governors grapple with loosening restrictions

It’s safe to reopen states, Trump says as governors grapple with loosening restrictions

Trump said it's possible to "satisfy both" anti-lockdown protesters and those who are afraid to resume public life. Read full article: It’s safe to reopen states, Trump says a...→

Graham Urges Dems To 'Step Up': 'China Is The Problem, Not Trump'

Graham Urges Dems To 'Step Up': 'China Is The Problem, Not Trump'

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., on Sunday chastised House Democrats for prioritizing oversight of President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus outbreak, b [...] Read full article: Graham Urges Dems To 'Step Up': 'China I...→

Trump Tells Chevron to ‘Wind Down’ Oil Fields in Venezuela

The Trump administration is ordering Chevron Corp. to “wind down” operations in Venezuela by Dec. 1.... Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó faces an inter [...] Read full article: Trump Tells Chevron to ‘Wind Down’ Oil F...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump calls US death totals 'very, very strong'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump calls US death totals 'very, very strong'

Though the White House has not held an official coronavirus task force briefing all week, President Donald Trump has used other appearances to address the pand [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

While Trump minimizes the toll, government orders 100,000 new body bags

While Trump minimizes the toll, government orders 100,000 new body bags

Federal coronavirus response documents obtained by NBC News suggest the president’s optimism about ‘Opening Up America’ is at odds with dire warnings from insi [...] Read full article: While Trump minimizes the toll, governme...→

Coronavirus government response updates: WH social distancing guidelines expire as Trump 'hopes' for mega rallies' return

Coronavirus government response updates: WH social distancing guidelines expire as Trump 'hopes' for mega rallies' return

With the White House social distancing guidelines set to expire Thursday, President Donald Trump says he's eager to move on from the pandemic and return to meg [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Wynn Resorts CEO Matt Maddox told President Donald Trump during a Wednesday roundtable event that he hoped casinos on the Las Vegas strip would be reopened by [...] Read full article: Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial...→

Trump urged governors to reopen schools before summer break in Monday call

Trump urged governors to reopen schools before summer break in Monday call

President Donald Trump says states should “seriously consider” reopening their public schools before the end of the academic year. That's even though dozens al [...] Read full article: Trump urged governors to reopen schools ...→

Trump leans against state bailouts as governors cry foul

Trump leans against state bailouts as governors cry foul

The president has inflamed already fierce debate over whether the federal government should provide financial assistance to states battling the coronavirus. Read full article: Trump leans against state bailouts as go...→

Governors: Poison control, emergency line calls up after Trump disinfectant comments

Governors: Poison control, emergency line calls up after Trump disinfectant comments

A pair of governors on Sunday reported an uptick in calls to poison control and an emergency hotline after President Trump had floated injecting disinfectant a [...] Read full article: Governors: Poison control, emergency lin...→

Governors' association releases 10-step 'Roadmap to Recovery'

Governors' association releases 10-step 'Roadmap to Recovery'

The National Governors Association has released a guide for governors to help them determine how to lead their states to recovery amid the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Governors' association releases 10-step ...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump sends mixed messages on reopening risks as more states look to lift restrictions

After pushing for the US to reopen, then saying he disagrees with Georgia's Kemp, President Trump is sending mixed messages as more states look to lift restric [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Trump 'disagrees strongly' with Georgia governor's plan to reopen some businesses

Trump 'disagrees strongly' with Georgia governor's plan to reopen some businesses

In a head-turning moment at Wednesday's coronavirus briefing, President Trump told reporters that he "disagrees strongly" with Georgia Republican Gov. Brian Ke [...] Read full article: Trump 'disagrees strongly' with Georgia ...→

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

PresidTrump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'ent Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the [...] Read full article: Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worsh...→

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Professor Tamara Konetzka told the Senate Special Subcommittee on Aging predominantly black nursing homes have had the worst coronavirus toll and need help. Read full article: Feds should do more to safeguard nursing...→

Biden tells MSNBC he would not pardon Trump, when asked about hypothetical prosecution

Biden tells MSNBC he would not pardon Trump, when asked about hypothetical prosecution

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on MSNBC Thursday night that if President Trump were accused of or charged with a crime during a Bid [...] Read full article: Biden tells MSNBC he would not pardon Tr...→

‘We must do better’: Harvard doctor tells members of Congress that feds must ramp up testing to reopen safely

‘We must do better’: Harvard doctor tells members of Congress that feds must ramp up testing to reopen safely

“It was inadequate testing that precipitated the national shutdown,” Ashish Jha told the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis. Read full article: ‘We must do better’: Harvard doctor tell...→

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

President Donald Trump is attacking Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against who testifying before House lawmaker [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→

Watch: Trump meets with governors of Colorado and North Dakota

Watch: Trump meets with governors of Colorado and North Dakota

Watch live coverage as President Trump holds a meeting with Colorado Governor Jared Polis and North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum at the White House. Read full article: Watch: Trump meets with governors of Col...→

Book Tells Catholics that Trump Is ‘the Only Choice in 2020’

Book Tells Catholics that Trump Is ‘the Only Choice in 2020’

A powerful new book by two former Democrats urges Catholics to vote for Donald Trump, insisting that he is the “only choice” for president. Read full article: Book Tells Catholics that Trump Is ‘the ...→

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Rick Bright says he was removed from his position as head of a key agency created to help defend the country against outbreaks after repeated warnings to his b [...] Read full article: Ousted government scientist who pushed b...→

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump military aide tests positive for coronavirus, White House says

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump military aide tests positive for coronavirus, White House says

A military aide to President Donald Trump has tested positive for coronavirus, the White House said Thursday. Trump has since tested negative, an official said [...] Read full article: Government coronavirus response updates:...→

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump now says WH task force to continue 'indefinitely'

Government coronavirus response updates: Trump now says WH task force to continue 'indefinitely'

President Trump, facing questions about whether disbanding the White House task force sends the wrong message, said Wednesday it would continue "indefinitely." Read full article: Government coronavirus response updates:...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Trump denies US government involved in foiled Venezuela attacks

Trump denies US government involved in foiled Venezuela attacks

President Trump on Tuesday denied any U.S. involvement in a failed coup attempt in Venezuela for which two U.S. citizens were arrested. Read full article: Trump denies US government involved in f...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, traveling to Arizona, downplays key model that shows deaths doubling as states ease restrictions

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, traveling to Arizona, downplays key model that shows deaths doubling as states ease restrictions

President Donald Trump travels to Arizona to tour a mask facility and deliver remarks, a day after a model used by the White House doubled its projected US dea [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

It’s safe to reopen states, Trump says as governors grapple with loosening restrictions

It’s safe to reopen states, Trump says as governors grapple with loosening restrictions

Trump said it's possible to "satisfy both" anti-lockdown protesters and those who are afraid to resume public life. Read full article: It’s safe to reopen states, Trump says a...→

Trump says federal government is

Trump says federal government is "confident" coronavirus vaccine will be available by end of 2020

"We're doing things at the FDA that's never happened before. We're getting approvals so fast," the president said. Read full article: Trump says federal government is "confid...→

Graham Urges Dems To 'Step Up': 'China Is The Problem, Not Trump'

Graham Urges Dems To 'Step Up': 'China Is The Problem, Not Trump'

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., on Sunday chastised House Democrats for prioritizing oversight of President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus outbreak, b [...] Read full article: Graham Urges Dems To 'Step Up': 'China I...→

Eric Holder defends Biden, tells Bill Maher it's Trump supporters 'fanning' Tara Reade's claims

Eric Holder defends Biden, tells Bill Maher it's Trump supporters 'fanning' Tara Reade's claims

Former Attorney General Eric Holder defended former Vice President Joe Biden during a Friday night appearance on "Real Time with Bill Maher," insisting that "s [...] Read full article: Eric Holder defends Biden, tells Bill Ma...→

Trump Tells Chevron to ‘Wind Down’ Oil Fields in Venezuela

The Trump administration is ordering Chevron Corp. to “wind down” operations in Venezuela by Dec. 1.... Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó faces an inter [...] Read full article: Trump Tells Chevron to ‘Wind Down’ Oil F...→

Trump tells Biden to ‘fight’ Tara Reade’s sexual assault charges

Trump tells Biden to ‘fight’ Tara Reade’s sexual assault charges

“I would just say to Joe Biden: Just go out and fight it,” the president continued, suggesting he was even “sticking up for” his political opponent. Read full article: Trump tells Biden to ‘fight’ Tara Reade’...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump calls US death totals 'very, very strong'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump calls US death totals 'very, very strong'

Though the White House has not held an official coronavirus task force briefing all week, President Donald Trump has used other appearances to address the pand [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

While Trump minimizes the toll, government orders 100,000 new body bags

While Trump minimizes the toll, government orders 100,000 new body bags

Federal coronavirus response documents obtained by NBC News suggest the president’s optimism about ‘Opening Up America’ is at odds with dire warnings from insi [...] Read full article: While Trump minimizes the toll, governme...→

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said during a friendly Oval Office meeting with President Donald Trump the state could need $20 billion to $30 billion in assistanc [...] Read full article: Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Wil...→

Coronavirus government response updates: WH social distancing guidelines expire as Trump 'hopes' for mega rallies' return

Coronavirus government response updates: WH social distancing guidelines expire as Trump 'hopes' for mega rallies' return

With the White House social distancing guidelines set to expire Thursday, President Donald Trump says he's eager to move on from the pandemic and return to meg [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Kellyanne Conway: Trump Admin Working With Governors on Recovery

Kellyanne Conway: Trump Admin Working With Governors on Recovery

The federal government "doesn't want to fund the big black hole deficits" that many states had long before the COVID-19 emergency, but still, the Trump adminis [...] Read full article: Kellyanne Conway: Trump Admin Working Wi...→

Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Wynn Resorts CEO Matt Maddox told President Donald Trump during a Wednesday roundtable event that he hoped casinos on the Las Vegas strip would be reopened by [...] Read full article: Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial...→

Trump says federal government won't extend social distancing guidelines

Trump says federal government won't extend social distancing guidelines

President Trump says the federal government will not be extending its social distancing guidelines when they expire Thursday. Read full article: Trump says federal government won't exte...→

Trump urged governors to reopen schools before summer break in Monday call

Trump urged governors to reopen schools before summer break in Monday call

President Donald Trump says states should “seriously consider” reopening their public schools before the end of the academic year. That's even though dozens al [...] Read full article: Trump urged governors to reopen schools ...→

Donald Trump: Federal government to help states with coronavirus testi

Donald Trump: Federal government to help states with coronavirus testi

The White House on Monday said America’s coronavirus-testing is in far better shape and the administration is ready to work with governors to meet their diagno [...] Read full article: Donald Trump: Federal government to help...→

Trump encourages governors to 'seriously consider' reopening schools

Trump encourages governors to 'seriously consider' reopening schools

President Donald Trump told governors they should "seriously consider" reopening schools that were closed because of the novel coronavirus and "maybe get going [...] Read full article: Trump encourages governors to 'seriously...→

Trump leans against state bailouts as governors cry foul

Trump leans against state bailouts as governors cry foul

The president has inflamed already fierce debate over whether the federal government should provide financial assistance to states battling the coronavirus. Read full article: Trump leans against state bailouts as go...→

Trump Asks Why Feds Should Bail Out 'Poorly Run States'

Trump Asks Why Feds Should Bail Out 'Poorly Run States'

President Donald Trump on Monday slammed U.S. cities and states seeking billions of dollars in more federal aid to offset huge losses amid the coronavirus outb [...] Read full article: Trump Asks Why Feds Should Bail Out 'Poo...→

Governors: Poison control, emergency line calls up after Trump disinfectant comments

Governors: Poison control, emergency line calls up after Trump disinfectant comments

A pair of governors on Sunday reported an uptick in calls to poison control and an emergency hotline after President Trump had floated injecting disinfectant a [...] Read full article: Governors: Poison control, emergency lin...→

Governors' association releases 10-step 'Roadmap to Recovery'

Governors' association releases 10-step 'Roadmap to Recovery'

The National Governors Association has released a guide for governors to help them determine how to lead their states to recovery amid the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Governors' association releases 10-step ...→

Stephen Colbert tells Donald Trump:

Stephen Colbert tells Donald Trump: "If you want to keep your job, your going to have to do the unthinkable: your job"

"You can tweet all you want, but it's hard to capture people's hearts and minds when they're worried about their hearts and lungs," Stephen Colbert said on "Th [...] Read full article: Stephen Colbert tells Donald Trump: "If ...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump sends mixed messages on reopening risks as more states look to lift restrictions

After pushing for the US to reopen, then saying he disagrees with Georgia's Kemp, President Trump is sending mixed messages as more states look to lift restric [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Trump on Coronavirus, Polls Show

Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Trump on Coronavirus, Polls Show

A series of recent polls found that most Americans trust their governors far more than President Trump when it comes to whether to retain social distancing mea [...] Read full article: Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Tr...→

Trump ‘disagrees Strongly’ With Georgia’s Plan to Reopen

Trump ‘disagrees Strongly’ With Georgia’s Plan to Reopen

President Donald Trump said he told Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp that he “disagreed strongly” with Kemp's decision to begin allowing some nonessential businesses... Read full article: Trump ‘disagrees Strongly’ With Georgia’...→

Trump 'disagrees strongly' with Georgia governor's plan to reopen some businesses

Trump 'disagrees strongly' with Georgia governor's plan to reopen some businesses

In a head-turning moment at Wednesday's coronavirus briefing, President Trump told reporters that he "disagrees strongly" with Georgia Republican Gov. Brian Ke [...] Read full article: Trump 'disagrees strongly' with Georgia ...→