5 stories you need to know
Thursday’s News: President Donald Trump lashed out at officials of two swing states, Michigan and Nevada, Wednesday over their moves to make it easier for people to vote through mail-in ballots.
"President Donald Trump on Wednesday lashed out at officials in two swing states, Michigan and Nevada, over their moves to make it easier for more voters to cast their ballots by mail ahead of the November election." https://cnn.it/36nW3Nl
"House and Senate lawmakers are preparing new legislation that would make it easier for the government to forgive emergency loans to small businesses impacted by the coronavirus pandemic after a lobbying blitz by firms who argued they needed more assistance." https://wapo.st/36l2d0O
"The Supreme Court blocked a House committee Wednesday from receiving grand jury material gathered by Robert Mueller's special counsel investigators, issuing a stay while a legal dispute over the records is on appeal." https://nbcnews.to/3bPXZPR
"President Donald Trump is lunching with Senate Republicans in the Capitol and prodding them to launch subpoenas against his enemies. Joe Biden is stuck in Delaware and has yet to hold even a conference call with House or Senate Democrats." https://politi.co/36l2y3A
Reopening guidance for churches delayed after White House and CDC disagree by The Washington Post's Josh Dawsey, Lena Sun and Michelle Boorstein
"Guidance for reopening houses of worship amid the coronavirus pandemic has been put on hold after a battle between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the White House, which was resistant to putting limits on religious institutions, according to administration officials." https://wapo.st/2WP8Rcs