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    White House efforts to help Donald Trump politically before the 2020 presidential election prevented American’s seniors from receiving $150 billion in prescription drug price relief. “After months of heated accusations and painstaking negotiations, the White House and the pharmaceutical industry neared agreement late last month on a plan to make good on President Trump’s longstanding...
    Samuel Corum/Getty Images There’s new reporting Friday on how a potentially major deal on lowering drug prices for Americans fell through — over apparent “Trump cards” pushed for by the administration. The New York Times reports that the major drug companies would spend billions “to address out-of-pocket consumer costs and would even pick up the...
    President Trump announced plans to bolster pharmaceutical manufacturing in Puerto Rico from China, touting the help he has given the island and pointing to Democratic nominee Joe Biden for its economic woes. "I’m the best thing that’s ever happened to Puerto Rico," Trump said during a news conference at the White House on Friday, announcing...
    President Donald Trump on Friday took issue with his FBI director, Christopher Wray, for highlighting the threat posed by Russia and right-wing militias to the U.S. election, rather than focusing on China and left-wing groups. Trump, whose campaign was accused by political opponents of having murky ties to Russian operatives offering assistance during the 2016 election, has...
    Loading the player... A new study reports the women who call the White House their professional home make less than their male counterparts due to a gender pay gap wider than the national average. Read More: Trump administration gives $2B to Tommy Fisher in border wall contracts New nonprofit, nonpartisan organization The 19th...
    CNN chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta raised eyebrows on Friday over his reporting citing a "source" who said that "80 to 90 percent" of the nearly 200,000 coronavirus deaths in the U.S. could have been saved by the Trump administration if it implemented a newly uncovered mask distribution plan that was apparently scrapped. The Washington...
    Many Puerto Ricans relocated to Florida after Hurricane Maria and could be key in deciding the outcome of the critical swing state. Donald Trump on Friday claimed he was the "best thing that ever happened to Puerto Rico," despite personally blocking funding to the U.S....
    Washington (CNN)The White House moved quickly Thursday to try to discredit Olivia Troye, the former aide to Vice President Mike Pence, after she released a video charging that President Donald Trump failed to protect the public from coronavirus and that he only cared about getting reelected.In a flurry of statements from White House aides and...
    President Trump on Friday said his administration expects to have enough coronavirus vaccines for all Americans by next spring. “We expect to have enough vaccines for every American by April," Trump said during a White House news conference on Friday. News White House Donald Trump Coronavirus
    Reuters September 18, 2020 0 Comments The U.S. emergency agency is sending almost $13 billion to Puerto Rico, directed at the territory’s energy and education systems, to help it recover from 2017’s devastating Hurricane Maria, the White House said on Friday. The “federal share” of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s grants to the territory...
    MOSINEE, Wis. -- President Donald Trump stepped up his rhetoric on cultural issues, aiming to boost enthusiasm among rural Wisconsin voters as he tries to repeat his path to victory four years ago.Making his fifth visit to the pivotal battleground state this year, Trump views success in the state's less-populated counties as critical to another...
    CLAIM: Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden (D) claimed during Thursday’s CNN town hall that President Trump held a Bible upside down outside of St. John’s Episcopal Church and retreated to his bunker. He also claimed that there was “no violence whatsoever” outside of the White House. VERDICT: False. Despite the widespread narrative, the president did...
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday updated its coronavirus testing guidelines to say that individuals who do not present with symptoms should still be tested for COVID19 “due to the significance of asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic transmission.” The revised guidelines represent a capstone of sorts to a tumultuous few weeks for the agency,...
    [The stream is slated to start at 2 p.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] President Donald Trump is scheduled to hold a news conference Friday at the White House, as he and Democratic nominee Joe Biden ramp up their attacks in the final weeks...
    In mid-July, with many polls showing a blowout lead for Democratic nominee Joe Biden in the presidential race, Fox News host Chris Wallace pressed his television show guest, President Donald Trump, to "give a direct answer" on whether he would accept the outcome of November's presidential election. Trump demurred. "I have to see. Look …...
    Washington (CNN)A series of new revelations about the federal government's coronavirus response could reinforce concerns about whether the Trump administration's political motives were a higher priority than the health of Americans. The New York Times reported Thursday that a US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendation narrowing the scope of who should get tested...
    President Trump is holding a news conference at the White House as he tries to make the case that his administration has done an a good job responding to the coronavirus pandemic and he deserves a second term. On Friday, the president tried to insist that former Vice President Joe Biden did a horrible job...
    A Wisconsin man has filed a federal lawsuit after he was handcuffed and detained while moving into his new home when one of his neighbors called police.  In his suit, filed on Monday in US District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin, Keonte Furdge, 23, who is black, named the city of Monona and...
    President Donald Trump is set to hold a press conference at 2 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday after awarding the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Legion of Merit, Degree Chief Commander. The White House announced in a statement that the “Amir’s eldest son, His Excellency Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah...
    Uber self-driving car operator charged in pedestrian death National Cheeseburger Day 2020: Find deals and free food Friday at McDonalds, Applebees and more Morning Bell With Jim Cramer: TikTok and Trump The stocks in the Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 are down this morning but are fluctuating as investors look to close...
    The White House is expected to announce billions of dollars of aid will be given to Puerto Rico. The aid, $11.6 billion in total, which will be announced on Friday, comes exactly three years after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, according to multiple reports. The money will go to rebuilding the U.S. territory's power grid....
    OLIVIA Troye is a former adviser to Vice President Mike Pence. She was recently let go from her role at the White House for not being able to "keep up with her day-to-day duties." 4Former White House adviser Olivia TroyeCredit: Reuters Despite being a Republican, she is openly against President Donald Trump, and claims she...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The White House says a staff member has tested positive for COVID-19 less than 24 hours after President Donald Trump visited Philadelphia. However, officials say the person was “not associated with” and did not affect the president’s trip. When asked about a report that staff members tested positive earlier Wednesday, White House...
    The White House on Friday will announce a $11.6 billion aid package for Puerto Rico, three years after the territory was hit by Hurricane Maria, sources tell Fox News. The aid package will be to assist Puerto Rico’s energy and education systems as the island continues to deal with the aftermath of the devastation brought by the...
    Washington (CNN)The United States Postal Service had planned to distribute 650 million face coverings for the Trump administration in April to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, according to newly obtained internal documents reviewed by CNN. But those plans were scrapped by the White House because it didn't want to spark "concern or panic"...
     Sponsored by The Air Line Pilots Association    Welcome to The Hill’s Morning Report. Thankfully, it is Friday. We get you up to speed on the most important developments in politics and policy, plus trends to watch. Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver are the co-creators, and readers can find us on Twitter @asimendinger and @alweaver22....
    The White House is worried about opposition from Senate Republicans to Judy Shelton, President Trump's nominee for a spot on the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors, according to people familiar with the matter. “Her nomination is imperiled right now,” said Stephen Moore, an outside economic adviser to Trump. “The White House is really not...
    DONALD Trump said the coronavirus would mean he wouldn’t have to shake hands with “disgusting people”, former White House aide said has claimed. According to Olivia Troye - described as a "disruntled" former aide - those he counted among the “disgusting people” were the President’s own supporters. 4Olivia Troye sitting immediately behind Donald Trump Credit:...
    Former first lady Michelle Obama took a swipe at the Trump White House this week in an episode of “The Michelle Obama Podcast” on Spotify. Obama claimed she and her husband, former President Barack Obama, faced too much pressure from their “community” to be able to replicate unspecified actions of the Trump administration. “When we...
    Getty A former top aide to Vice President Mike Pence is speaking out about President Donald Trump‘s response to the COVID-19 contagion, alleging “he doesn’t care about anyone but himself.”  Olive Troye is a lifelong Republican who served as a homeland security adviser to Pence and his lead staffer on the White House’s coronavirus...
    SAGINAW, MICHIGAN - Amid a sea of flags flying in a strong breeze, all of them emblazoned with "Trump" and various campaign slogans and images, Michigan voter Mickey Cook mingled with the thousands who showed up for President Donald Trump's recent campaign event, held at an airport near Saginaw in the central part of the...
    The controversial guidance for testing for coronavirus as published on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's website was not approved by the agency's scientists, it has been revealed.   Officials told the New York Times that the advice published August 24 was seen by CDC experts for review but was rewritten only by the Department of...
    First, leave. Ideally, be fired in a storm of tweets and a cloud of controversy. Second, deliver a killer new anecdote, preferably one that mixes proximity to power with mind-wilting triviality. Three, explain that mistakes were made, but not by you. Four, sit back and count the cash. The art of the insider book deal...
    Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden disseminated multiple falsehoods while answering questions during a CNN town hall. Biden criticized President Trump's activity throughout the summer amid unrest following several deaths in police custody. However, he shared false information about Trump's photograph in front of St. John’s Church in Washington, D.C., and reports that the president...
    MOSINEE, Wis. (Reuters) - White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows said on Thursday that five more countries are seriously considering striking a normalization deal with Israel after the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain signed accords this week. Meadows, speaking to reporters on Air Force One on the flight that carried President Donald Trump to...
    ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will not travel to New York on Tuesday for his speech to the United Nations General Assembly, but will deliver the address from the White House, his chief of staff, Mark Meadows, said on Thursday. "He's not going," Meadows told reporters as Trump flew to...
    Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden falsely claimed that President Donald Trump held the Bible upside down when he stood outside St. John’s Church. Biden made the comments during Thursday’s drive-in style town hall on CNN, referencing the president’s surprise visit to the church in June after several nights of protests and riots had left the...
    Photo credit: Spencer Platt, Getty Images The Trump White House reportedly pulled the plug on a ready-t0-execute plan from the United States Postal Service to flood the nation’s household with masks during the early months of the Covid-19 pandemic. According to the Washington Post, the nation’s mail service developed a comprehensive strategy to push hundreds of...
    President TrumpDonald John TrumpBarr criticizes DOJ in speech declaring all agency power 'is invested in the attorney general' Military leaders asked about using heat ray on protesters outside White House: report Powell warns failure to reach COVID-19 deal could 'scar and damage' economy MORE will not attend next week's United Nations General Assembly in person,...
    The gender pay gap within the White House is reportedly worse than the national average, according to an analysis by nonprofit news organization The 19th. Analysis by the website found salaries in President Trump's White House had a $33,300 difference between the median salary for male staffers and the median salary for female staffers. This year,...
    PHILANTHROPIST Bill Gates criticized a new coronavirus adviser rumored to be replacing Dr Anthony Fauci as apparently agreeing with the Trump administration’s “crackpot theories.” Gates, who said he has recently communicated more with Fauci than President Donald Trump, disapproved of views held by Dr Scott Atlas, a new member of the White House Coronavirus Task...
    The United Nations General Assembly typically draws world leaders and philanthropists from all around the globe, packing New York City with their entourages. At the 75th edition of the annual event, however, there may only be one — President Donald Trump — attending live, or, more likely, none at all. The “Will he? Won’t he?”...
    Loading the player... According to NBC News, the White House struck down a measure to send hundreds of millions of cloth masks to American households. The face coverings would have gone out via the United States Postal Service in April. Read More: US judge blocks Postal Service changes that slowed mail Instead of that happening,...
    The White House is trashing former top security aide to Vice President Mike Pence after President Donald Trump once suggested that COVID-19 might be a good thing, preventing it from shaking hands with ‘hateful people’. Olivia Troy, a recent former member of the Trump administration, is urging voters to vote against her a second time...
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said his administration had spoken to Walmart Inc and Oracle Corp on Thursday about TikTok, but that not much had changed about a deal for the Chinese-owned short video app. "We're making a decision. We spoke today to Walmart, Oracle. I guess Microsoft is still involved," Trump told...
    President Donald Trump said his administration had spoken to Walmart Inc. and Oracle Corp. on Thursday about TikTok, but that not much had changed about a deal for the Chinese-owned short video app. "Were making a decision. We spoke today to Walmart, Oracle. I guess Microsoft is still involved," Trump told reporters at the White House...
    WASHINGTON -- A former adviser to Vice President Mike Pence who also served on the White House coronavirus task force says President Donald Trump once suggested that COVID-19 might be a good thing because it would stop him from having to shake hands with "disgusting people."Olivia Troye is the latest former member of the Trump...