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Trump tests negative for the coronavirus on consecutive days, White House doctor says

President Donald Trump has tested negative for the coronavirus “on consecutive days,” a White House physician said Monday, the first disclosure that Trump has tested negative for the virus since he revealed his diagnosis earlier this month. Dr. Sean Conley, in a brief memo shared hours before Trump was scheduled to host a reelection campaign… Read More »

Trump to hold in-person event at the White House on Saturday, then head to Florida rally Monday

[ad_1] US President Donald Trump delivers remarks in front of the media in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC on June 1, 2020. Brendan Smialowski | AFP via Getty Images President Donald Trump plans to hold an in-person event at the White House on Saturday, less than a week after he… Read More »

Trump raises coronavirus stimulus offer to $1.8 trillion, about $400 billion less than Dems’ bill

[ad_1] The White House will take a $1.8 trillion coronavirus stimulus offer to Democrats as the sides work to strike a deal before the 2020 election, a source told CNBC.  The plan would mark an increase from the $1.6 trillion the Trump administration previously proposed. House Democrats passed a $2.2 trillion bill earlier this month,… Read More »

Second presidential debate between Trump and Biden on Oct. 15 will be virtual

[ad_1] WASHINGTON — The second presidential debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden, slated to take place on Oct. 15, will be held virtually, the bipartisan Commission on Presidential Debates said Thursday.  Citing a need to “protect the health and safety of all involved,” the commission said in a statement, “The second presidential… Read More »

Here are the highlights from the vice presidential debate between Mike Pence and Kamala Harris

[ad_1] Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Kamala Harris and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence participate in their 2020 vice presidential campaign debate held on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah, October 7, 2020. Brian Snyder | Reuters The one and only debate between Vice President Mike Pence and Sen.… Read More »

Fed officials worried that lack of help from Congress will threaten recovery, minutes show

[ad_1] Federal Reserve officials worried that a lack of further fiscal stimulus would jeopardize and economy recovery that was moving faster than expected, according to minutes released Wednesday from the central bank’s September meeting. The Federal Open Market Committee on Wednesday released minutes from its Sept. 15-16 meeting. The Fed’s policymaking arm held interest rates… Read More »

Trump has been symptom-free for more than 24 hours, doctor says in new coronavirus memo

[ad_1] U.S. President Donald Trump gestures on the Truman Balcony after returning to the White House from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on October 05, 2020 in Washington, DC. Win McNamee | Getty Images President Donald Trump has been “symptom-free” for more than 24 hours as he continues to be treated for the coronavirus… Read More »