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Politics Jul 26White House pushes narrow virus aid; Pelosi blasts GOP delay
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday assailed Republican “disarray” over a new pandemic relief package as the White House suggested a narrower effort might be necessary, at least for now.
Health Jul 14White House virus task force member stresses that school reopening guidance is based on facts
A top member of the White House coronavirus task force on Tuesday assured "none of us lie" to the public.
Economy Jul 14White House campaign aims to help jobless find new paths
A new White House-backed ad campaign aims to encourage people who are unemployed or unhappy in their jobs or careers to "find something new."…
Nation Jul 11Trump lags Biden on people of color in top campaign ranks
Twenty-five percent of the Republican president's senior staff are nonwhite, compared to 36% of Biden’s senior staff. Biden’s overall campaign team is 35% nonwhite; Trump’s campaign did not provide a comparable number.
Health Jul 01‘I’m all for masks,’ Trump says in interview
Trump's comments came a day after Republican lawmakers suggested that the president should wear a mask in public to set a good example for Americans.
Politics Jul 01Trump supports new round of direct coronavirus payments
Trump also said he wants payments larger than the $1,200 the government sent to most individuals earlier this year. He did not say how big he'd like the payments to be.
Politics Jun 26WATCH: Trump wants federal hiring to focus on skills over degrees
President Donald Trump is preparing to direct the federal government to overhaul its hiring practices. That's the word from Trump administration and industry officials.
Politics Jun 23Trump says he’ll issue executive order to protect monuments
resident Donald Trump says he'll issue an executive order to protect monuments that are coming under new scrutiny as America wrestles with racism during the unrest sparked by the police killing of George Floyd.
Nation Jun 11WATCH: Trump heads to Dallas for race relations talk, fundraiser
President Donald Trump plans to address race relations and policing before a friendly audience in Dallas as he weighs executive action on police reform in response to the national outcry following the death of George Floyd.
Economy Jun 05WATCH: Trump hails jobs report, but unemployment rate still high
President Donald Trump is expected to speak about the latest U.S. unemployment numbers at the White House June 5 ahead of a trip to Maine.