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Politics Jun 01LISTEN: Trump tells governors they are ‘weak,’ urges crackdown on protests
Trump spoke to governors on a video teleconference that also included law enforcement and national security officials, telling the state leaders they “have to get much tougher."…
Nation Jun 01Trump took shelter in White House bunker as protests raged
Secret Service agents rushed President Donald Trump to a White House bunker on Friday night as hundreds of protesters gathered outside the executive mansion, some of them throwing rocks and tugging at police barricades.
Politics May 03Sidelined by pandemic, Trump campaign turns to digital shows
WASHINGTON — The streaming video began and, within minutes, the president’s eldest son was musing that Osama bin Laden had endorsed Joe Biden. Subtle, it was not. Welcome to the Trump campaign, digital edition. Seven nights a week, President Donald…
Politics Apr 21Cuomo presses Trump in meeting for more help on virus testing
The New York governor said he told Trump that a rapid increase in testing was a crucial “benchmark” that his state and others need before they can safely reopen the economy and help communities return to a semblance of normalcy.
Politics Apr 03Trump administration tries to narrow stockpile’s role for states
Already facing growing anger and worry from governors over federal assistance to fight the coronavirus outbreak, the Trump administration on Friday abruptly changed its description of the Strategic National Stockpile and put forward a narrower vision of the role the…
Politics Mar 23Democrats block vote on virus aid package to wrangle more help for workers, public health
At the Capitol, tempers flared and emotions were raw as senators struggled over critically needed aid. Democrats argue the package is tilted toward corporations.
Politics Mar 19WATCH: Trump, coronavirus task force speak from the White House
President Donald Trump has offered mixed messaging while taking a series of other extraordinary steps to steady the nation, its day-to-day life suddenly and fundamentally altered. Watch the latest news briefing here live.
Politics Mar 18Senate passes coronavirus response measure to provide sick leave and free testing
The Senate overwhelming passed a second coronavirus response bill, sending it to Trump to enact with his signature.
Politics Feb 25Trump expresses optimism about eventual U.S.-India trade deal
President Donald Trump emerged from a pair of meetings with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi citing progress toward a deal but offering no details.
World Feb 24India pours on the pageantry with colorful welcome for Trump
More than 100,000 people packed the world's largest cricket stadium in Modi's home state to give Trump the biggest rally crowd of his political career.