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(Page 18) BEGINNING August 31,2020

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9/18/20

Dow drops 240 points Friday as stocks fall for a third straight week

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dead at 87

Outpouring Of Grief As Nation Mourns ‘Hero’ And ‘Titan’ Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Mitch McConnell says he’ll hold vote on Supreme Court vacancy after Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death

McConnell says Senate will move to confirm Ginsburg replacement

McConnell Faces Risks in Advancing a Trump Supreme Court Replacement for Ginsburg

McConnell: I will fill Ginsburg's seat with Trump's nominee. Schumer says don't dare.

Cruz: Trump should nominate a Supreme Court justice next week

Graham on potential Supreme Court vacancy: 'This would be a different circumstance' than Merrick Garland

Senate Republicans face tough decision on replacing Ginsburg

Baker, long averse to national GOP politics, backs Susan Collins in Maine Senate race

In N. Carolina Senate race, Tillis calibrates ties to Trump

Mitt Romney says Trump’s missteps help China convert old foes to friends

Senate Republicans renounce Trump's claim that election results 'may never be determined

Virus Pulls Down Trump, Poll Shows, and G.O.P. Senators Suffer With Him

WHO says the coronavirus is killing about 50,000 people a week: ‘That is not where we want to be’

Live updates: CDC reverses controversial guidance, saying tests are for anyone who contacts someone with covid-19

Vaccine companies reveal their study designs, even as Trump sows confusion

Experts predict how long we'll be wearing masks

Trump keeps claiming he lowered prescription drug prices. But that is largely not true

The Trump EPA Deals Another Blow to the Environment

19 aides, allies and even family members who have spoken against Trump

Shields and Brooks on politics in science, Biden’s working-class outreach

Short-term agreement to avert government shutdown uncertain after Pelosi tells Mnuchin they don’t have a deal

Pelosi: Ginsburg successor must uphold commitment to 'equality, opportunity and justice for all'

Democratic senator calls for eliminating filibuster, expanding Supreme Court if GOP fills vacancy

Democrats Warn GOP: Fill Ginsburg's Supreme Court Seat And We'll Nix The Filibuster

Biden says Ginsburg successor should be picked by candidate who wins on Nov. 3

Democrats on edge as Biden readies to go after Trump at debate

Trump, caught off guard by news of Ginsburg's death, says he was 'saddened'

Trump says U.S. will manufacture enough coronavirus vaccine doses for every American by April

Trump administration announces $13 billion in additional aid to Puerto Rico

U.S. bans WeChat, TikTok as China becomes major focus of election

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9/17/20

Dow closes more than 100 points lower, Apple and Microsoft drag down tech

Jobless claims were lower than expected but employment growth is still sluggish

Six months, and a grim milestone: 26th-straight week of record-level unemployment claims

The Fed sees a faster recovery ahead. But Powell signals Congress has to help.

Mitch McConnell rams through six Trump judges in 30 hours after blocking coronavirus aid for months

Senate GOP eyes early exit

Romney says Biden probe ‘not legitimate role of government’

Utah Sen. Mike Lee says California wildfires caused by mismanagement, not climate change

Alabama Senate Candidate Tommy Tuberville Struggles To Discuss Voting Rights Act

U.S. Senator Johnson quarantined after COVID-19 contact

The CDC released a coronavirus vaccine plan. Trump is already contradicting it.

Top health official says states need about $6 billion from Congress to distribute coronavirus vaccine

Moderna CEO: Company expects to know in November whether COVID-19 vaccine works

Is the coronavirus spreading silently among kids? Testing limits make it hard to tell.

Trump’s Secret Health Plan Is a Promise Voters Have Heard Before

Trump and the global reach of right-wing conspiracy theories

'Un-American' Trump ripped over coronavirus blue state death toll boast

Trump’s messy attempt to clean up unwelcome coronavirus vaccine news

The Trump administration’s politicization of coronavirus comes to a head

Trump won't attend UN General Assembly in person, Meadows says

White House axed USPS plan to send 5 masks to every American household: Report

Pennsylvania Supreme Court strikes Green Party presidential ticket from ballot, clearing the way for mail ballots to be sent out

Federal judge issues temporary injunction against USPS operational changes amid concerns about mail slowdowns

FBI director affirms Russia’s aim to ‘denigrate’ Biden ahead of election

'What a despicable man': Schumer rips into Trump for saying the coronavirus death toll would be lower if the US ignored Democratic states

Warren and Schumer urge student debt cancellation of up to $50,000 for all federal borrowers

Whitmer: No enforcement of virus rules at Trump rallies

Pelosi must go — the House is in dire need of new leadership

Election 2020: CNN town hall with Joe Biden

Biden says Trump should step down over coronavirus response

Biden questions whether a vaccine approved by Trump would be safe

Trump announces another $13B in aid to farmers affected by COVID-19

Trump jabs at FBI director over testimony on Russia, antifa

Trump alleges ‘left-wing indoctrination’ in schools, says he will create national commission to push more ‘pro-American’ history

Stumping for a sweet new term, Trump tells US Jews ‘We love your country also’

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9/16/20

Dow rises slightly as Fed pledges to keep rates low, tech stocks weigh on broader S&P 500

Fed holds rates steady near zero and indicates it will stay there for years

The Federal Reserve projects the economy to improve next year, with unemployment falling to 5.5 percent by the end of 2021

A recap of Fed Chief Powell’s market-moving comments on rates & inflation

Powell warns failure to reach COVID-19 deal could 'scar and damage' economy

U.S. manufacturing output rises, but momentum slackening as COVID-19 lingers

One million Americans lost health insurance last year

Why Unemployment Claims May Be Overcounted by Millions

Senate Republicans shrug off Trump’s call for larger Covid-19 relief measure

Senate Republicans signal openness to working with Biden

'Democrats are going on offense': Memo reveals the Senate GOP is worried about losing their majority

The Governor Who Holds Trump’s Fate in His Hands

Lindsey Graham’s Campaign For Rival’s Tax Returns Ends In Humiliation

Poll: Sen. Susan Collins trailing challenger Sarah Gideon by 12 points in closely watched Maine race

Sen. Mitt Romney suggests capping college athlete pay at $50K

CDC chief says masks better at stopping coronavirus than a vaccine

CDC director says coronavirus vaccines won’t be widely available till the middle of next year

HHS chief overrode FDA officials to ease testing rules

Joining COVAX Could Save American Lives
(The vaccine partnership would help ensure equitable access to a COVID-19 vaccine—including in the United States—but Trump won’t participate.)

Top Trump health appointee taking medical leave after insurrection remarks

Scientists protest as Trump picks climate change skeptic for key NOAA post

Why Donald Trump is losing support from whites without college degrees

Trump’s incoherent defense of his coronavirus response

Congress Pressures Trump Administration to Restore Aid to Yemen

Barr accuses Justice Department of headhunting and meddling with politics

Moderate Democrats in the House push Pelosi to find deal with Republicans on COVID-19 relief

Democrats scramble on COVID-19 relief amid division, Trump surprise

Why House Democrats have good reason to be anxious about no coronavirus relief deal

'He's a fool': Biden mocks Trump accusation that he's on drugs

Poll: Joe Biden up in Minnesota, Wisconsin in sign Donald Trump's law and order message might not be resonating

 Trump undercuts GOP, calls for bigger COVID-19 relief package

Trump suggests he could back a bigger coronavirus stimulus as top aide says he’s more optimistic about a deal

Trump on COVID vaccine: I know better than the head of CDC

Trump's Threat to Pull Funding From Schools Over How They Teach Slavery Is Part of a Long History of Politicizing American History Class

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9/15/20

S&P 500 and Nasdaq close higher as tech leads broad market gains

The Fed could still move markets Wednesday even with rates on hold for the foreseeable future

The recession is testing the limits and shortfalls of the Federal Reserve’s toolkit

Inflation debate divides Wall Street with some seeing danger, while others say the game has changed

Two experts discuss how a potential Joe Biden presidency could affect the market

Cotton Announces Bill to Revoke China’s ‘Most Favored Nation’ Status

House GOP unveils tax cuts, police funds in election agenda

The biggest obstacle to a broadly deployed coronavirus vaccine: The GOP base

The U.S. now has the capacity to carry out 40 to 50 million monthly coronavirus tests. But that's not happening

Coronavirus kills far more Hispanic and Black children than White youths, CDC study finds

There may not be enough coronavirus vaccine doses to quickly supply the world, Gates Foundation says

The U.S.’s global standing plummets, while Americans yearn for a restoration

Marking ‘dawn of new Middle East,’ Israel signs historic deals with UAE, Bahrain

Peace deal or arms race? Proposed sale of F-35 jets to UAE prompts fears in Israel.

Voters may not let Trump change the subject from the coronavirus pandemic to economy

Trump faces fresh criticism over coziness with Russia

Why nothing matters to Trump’s voters
(Constant headlines suggest chaos reigns in the presidential race, yet nothing changes. Surprised? Don’t be.)

Pro-Trump youth group enlists teens in secretive campaign likened to a ‘troll farm,’ prompting rebuke by Facebook and Twitter

Justice Department opens criminal investigation into John Bolton's book: Reports

Catholic group launches $9.7M campaign against Biden targeting swing-state voters

Democrats back away from quick reversal of Trump tax cuts

Pelosi: House to stay in session until COVID-19 rescue pact

Pelosi blasts GOP ‘skinny’ deals, doubles down on call for large coronavirus stimulus package

Schumer calls for HHS Secretary Azar to resign immediately as Democrats probe coronavirus reporting

Biden proposes $5 trillion in new spending, undaunted by Trump's massive deficits

Broadcasting Joe Biden’s Economic Program

Why Joe Biden Wants to Go Big on a Stimulus Package

Biden Creates Legal War Room, Preparing for a Big Fight Over Voting

Biden courts Latino voters in 1st trip to Florida as nominee

Biden's 'not Trump' strategy playing out perfectly — partly thanks to Trump

Scientific American magazine issues first presidential endorsement in 175-year history by backing Biden

Israel signs deal establishing formal ties with two Arab states at the White House

Trump Defends Indoor Rally, but Aides Express Concern

Trump says he doesn't think he could've done more to stop virus spread

Trump defends claim coronavirus will disappear, citing 'herd mentality'

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9/14/20

Dow jumps more than 300 points, Nasdaq rebounds nearly 2% from worst week since March

McConnell: Democrats would 'disfigure' Senate by nixing filibuster

House GOP slated to unveil agenda ahead of election

GOP sees pressure on Pelosi as key to pandemic relief deal

Administration and GOP officials defend Trump's Covid response despite recordings showing he deliberately minimized virus

Pfizer coronavirus vaccine could be given to Americans before end of the year, CEO says

Poll: Number of Americans willing to get COVID-19 vaccine falls to new low amid fears Trump is putting politics before safety

Deep skepticism for Trump's coronavirus response endures: POLL

Voters rage against Trump's feeble pandemic fight

How the Trump team has meddled in health officials’ coronavirus work

Federal judge rules Pennsylvania's coronavirus orders are unconstitutional

‘Crisis within a crisis’: Already endangered by COVID-19, Washington farms and farmworkers face new threat from wildfires

Trump’s brief California visit highlights slow response to wildfires and inaction on climate change

As fires ravage California, Trump gives his climate-change solution: 'It'll start getting cooler'

The president who says the coronavirus will go away makes the same prediction about global warming

Fact check: Trump makes four false claims in one sentence

Trump issued another toothless executive order on drug prices

Carl Bernstein: 'Homicidal' Trump Turned Supporters Into 'Sacrificial Lambs'

Trump may end up at Rikers Island by the end of 2023 if he loses re-election: legal experts

U.S. court allows Trump to phase out immigrant humanitarian protections

Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on climate change and pandemic politics

Democrats, advocates seethe over Florida voting rights ruling

Pelosi defends not speaking to Trump for almost a year

Biden slams Trump on wildfires, climate change

Biden’s tax plan isn’t socialism. It just undoes the GOP’s indefensible giveaways.

White House blocks Navarro from testifying to House panel about ventilator deal

Trump instigates 'lock him up' chant for Obama at rally

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9/13/20

Republican-led probe of Biden, Ukraine nears a close

Stimulus deal unlikely until after the election

Trump drilling reversal could boost coastal GOP senators

Cruz says he wouldn't accept Supreme Court nomination

Political Appointees Meddled in CDC's 'Holiest of the Holy' Health Reports 

Health Official Out To Manipulate CDC Reports Has Deep Russian Ties

Scientists and physicians outraged over reports Trump officials meddled with coronavirus data

Doctor warns Trump's Nevada rally is 'negligent homicide': 'People will die'

Trump officials seek greater control over CDC reports on coronavirus

Sunday shows - Trump team defends coronavirus response

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Mormons rejected Trump as blasphemous. Now he likely can’t win without them.

Black church leaders demand apology for Trump campaign ad

Supporters who helped Trump win presidency lagging in motivation this year

They voted for him and now regret it. Why White women are turning away from Trump.

Fact check: Trump says his coronavirus deception was Churchillian. Scholars of Churchill say he's wrong

Battle over timing complicates Democratic shutdown strategy

Nevada governor: Trump 'taking reckless and selfish actions' in holding rally

Mike Bloomberg to spend at least $100 million in Florida to benefit Joe Biden

Biden leans into COVID-19 to argue Trump mishandled economy

Trump signs new executive order aimed at lowering drug prices

WATCH LIVE: Trump holds first indoor rally in months in Nevada

Trump holds first entirely indoor rally in nearly three months

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9/12/20

Stocks appear to be experiencing a textbook correction as payback for an August overshoot rally

The coming wave of defaults

Republicans call on DOJ to investigate Netflix over 'Cuties' film

What Obamacare? Republican candidates go mum on health care law

Lindsey Graham Bashed For Trump Hypocrisy As He Mocks Rival For Not Baring Tax Returns

Pence will no longer appear at a fundraiser hosted by a couple that publicly supported QAnon

Hospitals prepare for ‘nightmare’ scenario of flu and coronavirus striking at same time

Justice Dept. intervenes on behalf of Trump in defamation case brought by woman who accused him of rape

The advantages of incumbency are crumbling away for Trump

Here’s how Joe Biden would combat the pandemic if he wins the election

Biden lashes Trump Israel policies as Democrats look to shore up Jewish support

Trump Accuses Judge of 'Stacking the Deck' Against Him in Tax Ruling

Trump slams Nevada governor at rally, takes aim at mail-in voting

Watch Live: Trump rallies supporters in Nevada

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9/11/20

Nasdaq closes lower to end its worst week since March as tech continues to struggle

Unemployment benefits. Stimulus checks. A breakdown of where aid measures stand

Trump’s dubious tax gambit fizzles, as even red states balk

McConnell: Chance for coronavirus deal 'doesn't look that good right now'

Susan Collins: Trump 'should have been straightforward' on COVID-19

Rep. Tom Graves announces early retirement

Ted Cruz: 'Many liberal males never grow balls'

Senate panel seeks documents in probe of DHS whistleblower complaint

Senate Republicans scramble to contain fallout from Woodward bombshell

Republican worries rise as Trump campaign pulls back from television advertising

Sen. Lindsey Graham, a Trump ally, faces toughest reelection challenge in S.C.

Exclusive: As Energy Secretary, Rick Perry Mixed Money and Politics in Ukraine. The Deals Could Be Worth Billions

Florida Supreme Court blocks DeSantis justice pick

John Kasich Tells Meghan McCain Republicans Need To 'Wake Up' And Vote Biden

Rank-And-File Republicans Reel Off Very Long List Of Reasons They Can’t Vote For Trump

Trump is destroying the Republican Party. Why won’t any of his peers speak up?

The U.S. poised to surpass 200,000 coronavirus deaths well before the election

US could see a 'very deadly December' with tens of thousands of coronavirus death to come, computer model predicts

Science editor says Trump 'flat-out lied' about COVID-19, demoralizing scientific community

U.S. coronavirus data is ‘disturbing,’ Dr. Fauci says, disputing Trump’s claim that U.S. is ‘rounding the corner’

Blood plasma looked like a promising covid-19 treatment. Then Trump got involved.

This May Be the Farthest Trump Has Ever Gone in Attempting to Invert Reality

Trump says he misled on virus to instill calm. But he’s governed with scare tactics.

Trump says everyone knew the coronavirus was airborne in February: It’s ‘no big thing’

EXCLUSIVE: Trump administration secretly withheld millions from FDNY 9/11 health program

Trump’s dubious tax gambit fizzles, as even red states balk

Trump’s spotty record on manufacturing jobs

Trump is bad for America and bad for the Jews

Donald Trump’s depraved heart

Shields and Brooks on virus aid impasse, Woodward’s Trump revelations

Democrats smell blood with new DHS whistleblower complaint

Trump administration seeks sweeping DNA collection of immigrants, U.S. sponsors

Bahrain establishing full diplomatic relations with Israel, Trump announces

Trump, struggling to define Biden, steps up Harris attacks

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9/10/20

Dow closes 400 points lower as tech sell-off resumes

Weekly jobless claims miss estimates as employment gains taper

New job postings are slowing, another sign the economic recovery is losing momentum

Coronavirus stimulus: States are running out of unemployment benefits ordered by President Trump

Alan Greenspan lists inflation and the budget deficit as his biggest concerns

Senate Republicans fail to advance coronavirus stimulus bill as stalemate drags on

How McConnell is maneuvering to keep the Senate in GOP hands -- and navigating Trump

Republicans defend Trump after he admitted downplaying true threat of COVID-19

Exclusive: Susan Collins' plight gets worse with new corruption allegation, possible ethics probe

Sen. Mike Lee, brother Thomas Lee still on Trump’s potential Supreme Court nominee list

New poll confirms Republicans’ wariness of voting by mail

This Republican Party Is Not Worth Saving

Fauci warns US needs to 'hunker down' for fall, winter: 'It's not going to be easy'

CDC report: dining out increases risk of contracting coronavirus more than other activities

Even With 190,000 Dead, There’s a Lot That Voters Don’t Know

U.S. to end enhanced coronavirus screening of airline passengers arriving from overseas

FDA chief says he has ‘no intention’ of overruling career staff on coronavirus vaccine decision

5 Takeaways From ‘Rage,’ Bob Woodward’s New Book About Trump

Bob Woodward on a Nightmare Presidency

Trump's tensions with the military grow after reports that he disparaged soldiers, generals

Trump seeks to shift scrutiny amid Woodward fallout

Trump keeps bragging about imaginary auto plants in swing states

The Trump team welcomed Russian disinformation, the Trump administration further confirms

Court blocks Trump order to exclude undocumented immigrants from Census count

Democrats block slimmed-down GOP coronavirus relief bill as hopes fade for any more congressional support

Democrats build big edge in early voting

Warren: I feel 'deep down fury' that Trump downplayed pandemic

CNN Exclusive: Biden says Trump has 'no conception' of national security

Endorsement: Joe Biden isn’t just ‘anybody but Trump.’ He’s the right fit for our polarized time

Trump releases list of potential Supreme Court Nominees

Trump Resumes the Rallies He Cherishes, but Virus Vexes His Plans

Trump calls question about why he 'lied' about COVID-19 a 'disgrace'

Trump tries to deflect blame but stands by comments made in Woodward interview

Trump screamed at Fox News owner Rupert Murdoch in "humongous blowup" over "unfair" coverage: report

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9/9/20

Dow surges more than 400 points as tech’s best day since April sparks a market-wide rally

Cold weather brings new fears for struggling restaurant owners

Trump's tax cut for military service members must be repaid in 2021

Coronavirus stimulus: A relief bill is less likely as election approaches, says GOP senator

Republicans Defend Trump After He Admitted Downplaying True Threat Of COVID-19

Bolton responds to Woodward book, says Trump's decision to downplay virus 'almost certainly' cost lives

Tom Cotton after Trump names him potential Supreme Court nominee: 'It's time for Roe v. Wade to go'

Ben Sasse Calls for Repealing 17th Amendment, Eliminating Popular-Vote Senate Elections

‘Figure it out’: Vulnerable GOP senator apologises after staffer snaps at three-time cancer survivor over health care

Joe Lieberman endorses Susan Collins: 'I'm a lifelong Democrat but I put my country first'

GOP election lawyer says no evidence to support Trump's claim about mail-in voting fraud

California’s GOP Senate leader was under quarantine. She spoke with no mask at a huge prayer event anyway.

The GOP’s Deceptive Campaign Against Urban America

AP Exclusive: Pence to attend event hosted by QAnon backers

A new COVID-19 forecast predicts more than 400,000 deaths by the end of 2020. Will the fall wave really be that big?

Pandemic seems to be leveling off in U.S., but numbers remain troublingly high, experts say

Major coronavirus vaccine trial is paused to investigate unexplained illness

Dr. Fauci responds to audio of President Trump saying he wanted to downplay coronavirus

Woodward book: Trump says he knew coronavirus was ‘deadly’ and worse than the flu while intentionally misleading Americans

'Play it down': Trump admits to concealing the true threat of coronavirus in new Woodward book

How Trump squandered February, despite knowing the risk posed by the coronavirus

Timeline: The 108 times Trump has downplayed the coronavirus threat

Trump disclosed secret weapons system to Woodward: book

Trump said he didn't have responsibility to understand pain of Black Americans: 'No, I don't feel that at all'

An incompetent in the White House

Trump Effort To Roll Back Worker Protections Knocked Down In Court

Senior DHS official alleges in whistleblower complaint that he was told to stop providing intelligence analysis on threat of Russian interference

Whistle-Blower Says D.H.S. Downplayed Threats From Russia and White Supremacists

Democrats Fear Partisan Slant at Postal Service as Trump Allies Dominate Board

Joe Biden proposes new offshoring tax penalty

Biden on Trump concealing coronavirus threat: 'It's almost criminal'

Joe Biden urges Donald Trump to pledge he'll heed scientists on vaccine safety

Trump makes a bewildering confession about who's paying for his border wall

A Striking Reversal: Trump’s Attacks on the Military and Defense Contractors

In reversal, Trump to ban oil drilling off coasts of Florida, Georgia and South Carolina

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9/8/20

Dow drops 600 points as tech stocks fall again, Nasdaq down 10% in 3 days

Tech sell-off slashes 10 percent off Nasdaq in three days; Tesla tanks after S&P 500 snub

Job Growth Slackens, Signaling Vulnerability of Recovery

Why the real unemployment rate is likely over 11%

‘A tale of 2 recessions’: As rich Americans get richer, the bottom half struggles

Bankrupt retailers face a new hurdle: Getting rid of inventory

McConnell unveils slimmed-down coronavirus relief bill in Senate, announces vote for later this week

McConnell works to lock down GOP votes for coronavirus bill

Republican-controlled Senate committee may still get election security briefing

House Republicans slam Nadler for calling Antifa a myth; demand hearing on left-wing violence

Republicans Revive 2018 Strategy, Hoping for Better Result: Scare Voters

Trump, supporters gather without masks in NC despite request from local GOP official

Right-wing protesters gather outside Portland, adding to tensions

Dr. Fauci Interview

Coronavirus in the U.S.: Latest Map and Case Count

Vaccine CEOs issue safety pledge amid Trump’s quest for pre-election approval

Most Americans won't be allowed to get a coronavirus vaccine as soon as it's approved

Sturgis motorcycle rally spread coronavirus across the nation, leading to $12 billion in health care costs

Trump Has Mocked the U.S. Military His Whole Life
(Egged on by his father, the U.S. president began expressing contempt for Americans who fight in wars as far back as high school, his classmates say.)

When Trump talks or tweets, trouble follows

Trump, cheerleader in chief for drilling and fracking, proclaims himself 'the great environmentalist'

Iowa has received billions in federal COVID-19 funds: Here’s where it's going, and who's crying foul

Cuomo: 'Donald Trump caused the COVID outbreak in New York, that is a fact'

Biden calls Trump 'downright un-American' and Trump says Biden is 'stupid' as presidential campaign enters its last leg

Kamala Harris visits Milwaukee for her first in-person campaign event

Trump employs images of violence as political fuel for reelection fight

Trump launches unprecedented attack on military leadership he appointed

Trump: Harris would be an 'insult' as first female president

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9/7/20

Five things to know about Trump's payroll tax deferral

Senate returns to partisan showdowns as election looms

Kevin McCarthy gives Trump some tough election talk

PAC challenging SC's Graham over offshore drilling stance

COVID-19 vaccine latest flashpoint in White House campaign

FDA moves on vaccines spark political worries

Bold hopes for virus antibody tests still unfulfilled

Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on vaccine politics, voting by mail

Trump, under fire for alleged comments about veterans, has a long history of disparaging military service

Trump’s embrace of the military gets awkward

Trump and allies ratchet up disinformation efforts in late stage of campaign

House Oversight Committee will investigate Louis DeJoy following claims he pressured employees to make campaign donations

Democrats sound alarm on possible election chaos

Biden vows to be 'strongest labor president you've ever had'

Biden’s flexibility on policy could mean fierce fights if he wins

Trump floats using extra $300B in coronavirus relief aid for second stimulus check

Trump says he’s open to investigation of DeJoy’s campaign fundraising

Trump says troops love him even if Pentagon brass doesn't

Trump: Says Democrats 'endangering lives' by questioning his coronavirus vaccine push

Trump blasts Biden, Harris for 'anti-vaccine rhetoric'

Trump casts wide net in Labor Day press conference

Trump Orders Reporter To Remove His Mask At Press Briefing

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9/6/20

Economist El-Erian says no 'quick recovery' without public trust on health

McCarthy told Trump trashing mail-in voting will hurt Republicans

GOP uses debunked theory to downplay COVID-19 death toll

Louis DeJoy’s rise as GOP fundraiser was powered by contributions from company workers who were later reimbursed, former employees say

Mnuchin and Pelosi no closer on stimulus even as they agree in principle to fund the government

Mnuchin says Trump administration, Pelosi have agreed on plan to avoid government shutdown Oct. 1

Dire COVID-19 death toll projections from researchers Trump administration touted

Sunday shows - Stimulus, election preparations dominate

Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace 9/6/20 | Latest Fox News September 6, 2020

CNN News 2020 - CNN Live Today 09/6/2020 - State of the Union With Jake Tapper

How Trump Draws on Campaign Funds to Pay Legal Bills

Judge orders resumption of diversity visas

Schumer calls for investigation into reports of campaign finance improprieties by DeJoy's former company

Rep. John Garamendi responds to Trump campaign claiming Biden will ruin economic recovery

Different voters, one Biden message: It’s Trump’s fault

Harris warns of Russian interference in November election

Trump Urges Supporters to Harass Steve Jobs’ Widow Because She Owns The Atlantic

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9/5/20

U.S. job picture dims as growth slows
(Unemployment rate fell in August, but signs point to a fitful economic recovery amid coronavirus.)

No more bailouts for state and local governments

Coronavirus stimulus: Funding for extra unemployment benefits ordered by President Trump is running out

GOP lawmaker defends Fox reporter after Trump calls for her firing

Tillis fights to close gap in critical Senate battleground

Experts project autumn surge in coronavirus cases, with a peak after Election Day

Why a herd immunity approach to COVID-19 could be a deadly disaster

A Florida congresswoman was blocked from visiting two USPS mail sorting facilities amid concerns for delayed mail delivery

Democrat Biden adds former rival Buttigieg, ex-Obama officials to transition team

Harris on getting any COVID-19 vaccine before election: 'I would not trust Donald Trump'

Trump attacks Fox News reporter after she backs up key details of Atlantic story

Trump lashes out at 'slimeball reporter' amid furor over alleged war dead remarks

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9/4/20

Stocks fall in wild session to close out big losing week for tech

Payrolls increase by nearly 1.4 million as the unemployment rate tumbles

Here’s where the jobs are — in one chart

Job cuts come for white-collar workers: 'No truly recession-proof' occupations

The jobs recovery is 'nearing the point of exhaustion'

  Interest rates are expected to stay near zero for years—here’s why that’s good and bad news

It’s the covid-economy, stupid

McConnell tells voters 'not to worry about your vote not counting' in November

Senate GOP struggles to unify behind coronavirus relief bill amid dispute over DeVos education policy

Former GOP governor leaves Don Lemon speechless with endorsement of Biden

GOP Rep. Thomas Massie Says He Wouldn't Convict Accused Killer Kyle Rittenhouse

GOP candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene posts image of herself with gun next to members of 'Squad'

Pence says White House, Congress have reached agreement to avoid shutdown without adding coronavirus relief

Key coronavirus forecast predicts over 410,000 total U.S. deaths by Jan. 1: ‘The worst is yet to come’

Experts warn U.S. covid-19 deaths could more than double by year’s end

A War Over the COVID-19 Vaccine Has Scientists Very Worried

Trump's new coronavirus adviser uses made-up statistics and false claims to praise White House pandemic response

Retired general blasts Trump on reported military comments: 'You're no patriot

‘The last full measure of his disgrace’: Veterans scorn Trump over report that he calls fallen soldiers ‘losers’

Furor grows over Trump's reported remarks on war dead

Trump’s remarks on war dead are shameful

Trump's Support Among Military Voters Is Tanking

Part of Trump’s border wall at risk of collapse just months after it was built

Federal judge orders Trump admin to stop detaining migrant children at hotels

David Brooks and Jonathan Capehart on Kenosha politics, Trump and the military

Biden talks to Blake, meets family 
(In Kenosha, Democrat offers a contrasting message to Trump’s ‘law and order’ theme.)

Biden lambastes Trump over report on his comments about wounded soldiers

Biden campaign attacks a Trump Social Security ‘plan’ that does not exist

White House directs federal agencies to cancel race-related training sessions it calls ‘un-American propaganda’

Trump reverses Defense Dept. order to shut down Stars and Stripes newspaper

Trump wins backing of largest U.S. police union as he touts 'law and order'

Trump takes fight to battlegrounds as electoral map comes into focus

Trump says former chief of staff Gen. John Kelly couldn't 'handle the pressure' of the job

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9/3/20

Stocks plunge, with the Dow dropping more than 800 points as tech shares snap a 10-day win streak

Dow closes down over 800 points, or 2.8 percent, after tech rout sends stock market to biggest loss since June

Weekly jobless claims total 881,000, better than expected as labor market continues to heal

Inflation Is Higher Than the Numbers Say

This is the worst economic crisis of our lifetimes. Yet 30% of Americans think the economy is fine

Mitt Romney is sole GOP senator to criticize latest string of inflammatory Trump claims

Martha McSally down 17 points in new Fox News poll showing Democrats surging in key states

It’s not just Trump. All Republicans must go.

Mnuchin, Pelosi reach informal deal to avoid government shutdown

Dr. Fauci Warns These 7 States to Be On Alert

‘That’s certainly not my approach’: Fauci rejects pursuing herd immunity

CDC tells states to prepare for distribution of COVID-19 vaccine by Nov. 1

Leader of Trump's 'Operation Warp Speed' says he would quit if there was political interference

The conspiracy theorists are wrong: Doctors are not inflating America's COVID-19 death toll for cash

Trump’s Vaccine Can’t Be Trusted

Voting Twice? Trump Creates a New Headache for Election Officials

As He Questions His Opponent’s Health, Trump Finds His Own Under Scrutiny

Trump: Americans Who Died in War Are ‘Losers’ and ‘Suckers’

Schumer rips GOP stimulus proposal as 'emaciated' with Congress set to return for crucial month

‘He better have an army’: Andrew Cuomo knocks Trump after threat to defund ‘lawless’ cities like New York

Biden meets Jacob Blake's family to start Wisconsin trip

Biden Takes The Air Out Of Trump's Legal Victory With 1 Stinging Question

Biden picks up endorsements from nearly 100 Republicans

Fox News poll: Biden leads Trump in 3 key swing states after RNC, DNC

Trump tries to clarify suggestion that voters cast ballots twice, which if done intentionally is illegal

Trump: Americans Who Died in War Are ‘Losers’ and ‘Suckers’

Trump denies report he called U.S. service members buried in France 'losers', 'suckers'

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9/2/20

Dow surges 450 points in its best day since mid-July, S&P 500 closes at another record

U.S. government debt will nearly equal the size of the entire economy for first time since World War II, CBO finds

Budget deficit to hit record $3.3T due to virus, recession

Private payrolls grow by 428,000 but miss expectations, ADP report says

Layoffs for City Workers While Corporate Contracts Continue

‘So skeptical’: Sen. Joni Ernst echoes conspiracy theory questioning coronavirus death count

GOP Rep. Clay Higgins Threatens To Shoot Armed Protesters: 'I'd Drop Any 10 Of You'

It Doesn’t Matter Who Is Pushing for Masks, This GOP Governor’s Answer Is No

Dr. Anthony Fauci says U.S. coronavirus cases are ‘unacceptably high’ going into Labor Day

Steroids can save lives of patients with severe covid-19, earning WHO endorsement

The CDC Will Take Years to Get Its Credibility Back

Tactics of fiery White House trade adviser draw new scrutiny as some of his pandemic moves unravel
(Peter Navarro has faced an internal investigation into his treatment of colleagues, and now two of his coronavirus-related actions are under internal scrutiny)

U.S. further restricts Chinese diplomats travel, meetings

From 'dark shadows' to 'thugs' on a plane, Trump wades deeper into conspiracy theories as election nears

Kenosha business owner accuses Trump of using destroyed store for political gain

The scandals surrounding Trump are beginning to overlap in strange ways

Pelosi says Democrats, White House have ‘serious differences’ over coronavirus aid after call with Mnuchin

Biden says schools would be opening safely if Trump had done his job

'Get off Twitter': Biden berates Trump over coronavirus, school reopenings

Biden calls schools' struggles to open 'a national emergency'

In Kenosha, Biden to test his promise to unify the nation

Biden announces record-breaking August fundraising haul of $364.5 million

'I support Joe Biden's pro-science agenda': 81 Nobel laureates endorse Biden for president

Trump threatens to cut federal funds to 'lawless' cities

Donald Trump tries out law-and-order talk on suburban voters

Celebrating 75th anniversary of V-J Day, Trump says America 'not ashamed' of its history

Trump Invites All To Remove Masks, Interrupts Black Attendees At Kenosha Roundtable

Trump appears to encourage North Carolinians to vote twice to test the system

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9/1/20

S&P 500 and Nasdaq close at record highs to start September, Dow jumps more than 200 points

U.S. economy needs over $1 trillion in fresh coronavirus stimulus, says world’s biggest hedge fund

Markets unprepared for wave of defaults in coming months: S&P Global

Job growth expected to slow sharply over the next decade, Labor Department says

Mnuchin says significant new aid package still needed to help economy recover from coronavirus

Pelosi, Mnuchin talk stimulus but stalemate remains

The Trump payroll tax break you won’t see on your paycheck

Senate GOP leaders look to lock down Republican support for new stimulus plan after weeks of party divisions

         Sen. Tom Cotton: Kenosha, Minneapolis carnage will spread until politicians restore order, deter criminals
      
The big no-show at the RNC

Biden's GOP endorsements show the cracks in Trump's coalition

Fauci pushes back against minimizing of coronavirus death toll

Doctors alarmed as FDA floats 'emergency use' of COVID-19 vaccine, bypassing trials

U.S. scientific advisors recommend four phases for distributing coronavirus vaccine nationwide

U.S. says it won’t join WHO-linked effort to develop, distribute coronavirus vaccine

Internal tensions and a resignation to virus' spread govern President Trump's pandemic response

White House says Iowa has the highest coronavirus rate in country, should close more bars

60 percent of Americans say federal government's coronavirus response is making the pandemic worse

‘Buy American’ promise has gone nowhere
(Despite Trump’s vows to bolster domestic spending to shore up the economy, almost nothing has changed.)

Donald Trump’s Incitements to Violence Have Crossed an Alarming Threshold

Court temporarily blocks enforcement of subpoena for Trump’s tax records

Barr tightens rules on surveillance of political candidates and advisers

House Democrats say coronavirus small-business program helped businesses but wasted billions in the process

Biden tells Arab Americans he opposes BDS, backs proponents’ free speech rights

Election 2020 live updates: Trump delivers law-and-order message in Kenosha, Wis.

Trump wades into racial tensions with visit to Kenosha

Trump blames ‘far-left politicians’ for violence in wake of police shooting on visit to Wisconsin

Trump brings more money to police, prosecutors in Wisconsin after rioting

Trump administration rolls back Obama-era rule aimed at limiting toxic wastewater from coal plants

Trump says he will help struggling U.S. airlines

Trump administration issues sweeping eviction ban

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8/31/20

Dow closes more than 200 points lower but still notches best August since 1984

‘It’s never been this bad’: One-fourth of businesses haven’t reopened at Faneuil Hall due to pandemic

The payroll tax deferral takes effect Sept. 1. What it really means for your paycheck

Where do second stimulus checks stand? Here’s what top Democrats, Republicans say

U.S. Senate's McConnell eyes revamped coronavirus relief bill, Mnuchin tells Fox Business

GOP Sen. Ron Johnson Touts 'Citizen Soldiers' To 'Overwhelm Rioters'

Oregon GOP effort to recall Gov. Kate Brown fails again

Twitter labels Scalise tweet of Biden interview about police funding 'manipulated media' before he took it down

GOP attack video using disabled activist in doctored footage is deleted

Pompeo says Trump looking at whether to restrict Chinese students from the US

WHO warns that ‘no country can just pretend the pandemic is over’

The US just topped 6 million coronavirus cases in about 7 months. What happens next is up to you, Birx says

See How All 50 States Are Reopening (and Closing Again)

Coronavirus vaccine before election unlikely — Dr. Gottlieb on FDA chief’s possible fast track

New Trump pandemic adviser pushes controversial ‘herd immunity’ strategy, worrying public health officials

White House ignored warnings as it pushed for reopenings, newly released coronavirus task force reports show

Trump retweets conspiracy theory questioning COVID-19 death toll

The Trump campaign has knowingly taken thousands of dollars from a neo-Nazi leader and other racists

Trump looms over a new age of far-right militancy

Trump admin's backlog of citizenship applications could prevent some from voting this fall

Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on Trump’s crime talking points

Biden Confronts Trump on Safety: ‘He Can’t Stop the Violence’

Biden calls Trump ‘a toxic presence’ who is encouraging violence in America

More troops say they'll vote for Biden than Trump: poll 

Trump Under Pressure From Democrats to Drop Diplomat Nominee Over Racist Remarks

Trump says he isn't meeting with Blake family because they wanted 'lawyers involved'

‘Great Patriots!’: Trump lavishes praise on supporters amid deadly clashes with social justice protesters

Trump defends Rittenhouse, the right-wing Kenosha shooter charged with killing 2 protesters

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