Pro-Trump Super PAC to Spend $10 Million on Attack Ads Against Biden

The super PAC supporting President Trump’s re-election is planning a $10 million advertising spree to attack…

Are Democrats Cool on Biden?

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Trump Suggests Lack of Testing Is No Longer a Problem. Governors Disagree.

President Trump told governors on a conference call on Monday that he had not “heard about…

Scrubbing In to Vote, the House Returns to Consider a $2 Trillion Stimulus Plan

By WASHINGTON — The microphones have been removed from the well of the House to guard…

Trump Gets a Bump

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Scarborough Rips Trump’s Sarcastic Celebration of Mitt Romney Not Having Coronavirus: ‘This Could Have Been a Death Sentence for Him’

Joe Scarborough tore into President Donald Trump for his bitterly-sarcastic response to the news that Senator…

Trump Celebrates ‘Terrible’ Mitt Romney’s Negative Covid Test: ‘I Am So Happy I Can Barely Speak’

Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Donald Trump shared a Breitbart News report that Senator Mitt Romney had…

In Daily Coronavirus Briefing, Trump Tries to Redefine Himself

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s campaign rallies have been canceled for the foreseeable future. His noisy back-and-forths…

Democrats Again Block Action on Coronavirus Stimulus, Seeking Restrictions on Corporate Aid

WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats on Monday again blocked action on a nearly $2 trillion economic rescue…

Congress and White House Struggle to Salvage $1.8 Trillion Rescue Bill

WASHINGTON — Senators and senior Trump administration officials were scrambling on Monday to strike a deal…

On Politics: Where’s the Relief?

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Rand Paul Tests Positive for Covid-19, Fueling Anxiety in the Capitol

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans were struggling to salvage a more than $1 trillion economic rescue package…

‘Wartime President’? Trump Rewrites History in an Election Year

WASHINGTON — With the economy faltering and the political landscape unsettled as the coronavirus death toll…

Trump Smirks When Reporter Tells Him Romney is in Coronavirus Isolation: ‘Gee, That’s Too Bad’

President Donald Trump had a less-than-charitable reaction Sunday when a reporter asked him about Sen. Mitt Romney…

Romney Says Senators Seeking Advice on Potential Self-Quarantine After Rand Paul Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Senator Rand Paul is currently in quarantine after testing positive for coronavirus. A member of the…

Push for Cash in Rescue Package Came From Unlikely Source: Conservatives

WASHINGTON — The idea to funnel cash directly to millions of Americans to help them weather…

On Politics: What Does This All Mean for November?

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Suddenly, a New Normal

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Coronavirus Outbreak: A Cascade of Warnings, Heard but Unheeded

WASHINGTON — The outbreak of the respiratory virus began in China and was quickly spread around…

Tucker Carlson Hits $1000-a-Month Proposal Backed by Romney: Well-Meaning But ‘Foolish’

Fox News’ Tucker Carlson talked tonight about alleviating the economic consequences of the spread of the…