Stories tagged: "Trump"


President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet Meeting in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
It Didn’t Have To Be This Bad

Former congressman Joe Walsh voted for Trump in 2016, but he won't be voting for him again. He explains why.

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New Study: COVID-19 Can Spread in the Air 13 Feet

As Trump and Gov. Ron DeSantis further their plans to reopen the country, new research says coronavirus can spread in the air over twice the distance recommended.

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Fauci Said a Quicker Response from U.S. Could Have Saved Lives. Trump Is Angry About That.

Comments from nation's top infectious disease expert draw President's ire

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Trump Removes Coronavirus Relief Package Watchdog

Trump removed the inspector general who was the chair of a special oversight board intended to help businesses and individuals affected by the coronavirus.

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Trump Seems to Be Playing Politics with Medical Equipment. That’s Risking Lives.

Many states have pleaded with the Trump administration to send more medical supplies. Only Florida seems to have gotten the president's attention.

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Coronavirus Expected To Take 200K American Lives. Trump’s Response Continues To Be Far From Comforting

The outbreak could kill 200,000 Americans, the U.S. government's top infectious-disease expert warned. Yet, Trump's continues to minimize its impact.

Officials Tried To Warn Trump A Pandemic Was Coming In January. He Didn’t Listen.

President Donald Trump received numerous reports and classified warnings from U.S. intelligence agencies in January and February about the immense danger of a coronavirus outbreak, while his administration failed to take action early on to slow the spread of the pandemic, reports by the Washington Post.