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White House blocks Fauci from testifying in House, but he will testify in Senate

• Live updates: The state of coronavirus around the world • Analysis: The single best leader on coronavirus this week • Opinion: Trump is fighting a public health crisis with denial and self-promotion
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Obama team fully vetted Biden in 2008 and found no hint of ex-aide's allegation

When it became clear that Barack Obama would be the nominee of the Democratic Party in the spring of 2008, he commissioned a team of lawyers to begin an in-depth vetting process of potential candidates for vice president.
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Obama team fully vetted Biden in 2008, found no hint of ex-aide's allegation

When it became clear that Barack Obama would be the nominee of the Democratic Party in the spring of 2008, he commissioned a team of lawyers to begin an in-depth vetting process of potential candidates for vice president.
Tags: News, Obama, Barack Obama, Stories, Biden, Democratic Party


Obama team vetted Biden, found no hint of allegation

When it became clear that Barack Obama would be the nominee of the Democratic Party in the spring of 2008, he commissioned a team of lawyers to begin an in-depth vetting process of potential candidates for vice president.
Tags: News, Obama, Barack Obama, Stories, Biden, Democratic Party


Obama team vetted Biden, found no hint of former aide's allegation

When it became clear that Barack Obama would be the nominee of the Democratic Party in the spring of 2008, he commissioned a team of lawyers to begin an in-depth vetting process of potential candidates for vice president.
Tags: News, Obama, Barack Obama, Stories, Biden, Democratic Party


Opinion: Obama team fully vetted Biden and found no hint of Tara Reade's allegation

When it became clear that Barack Obama would be the nominee of the Democratic Party in the spring of 2008, he commissioned a team of lawyers to begin an in-depth vetting process of potential candidates for vice president.
Tags: News, Obama, Barack Obama, Stories, Biden, Democratic Party, Tara Reade


The Supreme Court Could Cripple America’s Pandemic-Fighting Capacity, Part II

Simon Lazarus Yesterday on Balkinization I introduced this two-part essay, and discussed how a likely resolution of the pending Supreme Court case, Seila Law v. CFPB could threaten the Fed’s independence of White House control.   Portentous for the Fed’s independence as is the pending CFPB controversy, two other recent cases intimate a far broader threat to the Fed’s essential role in managing crises like our current state.   In these cases, conservative justices, led by Tru...
Tags: Supreme Court, Congress, Washington, White House, Court, Joe Biden, United States, Jimmy Carter, Treasury, Epa, Donald Trump, Executive Branch, Cnbc, Branding, Guest Blogger, Trump


Developing a COVID-19 vaccine is only the first hurdle

Several manufacturers worry the White House may be waiting too long before ordering for an ample supply of medical equipment needed to deliver a vaccine.
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White House blocks Fauci from testifying on coronavirus response

• Analysis: The single best leader on coronavirus this week • Opinion: Trump is fighting a public health crisis with denial and self-promotion • Trump grants 'Operation Warp Speed' a blank check to develop vaccine, source says
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Coronavirus live news: Dr Fauci blocked from testifying on US response

The White House says it would be ‘counterproductive’ to allow expert to testify before Congress, as Trump hopes for fewer than 100,000 dead and testing row continues in UKExclusive: US germ warfare lab creates test for pre-infectious Covid-19Where did Covid-19 come from? What we know about its originsLingering and painful: the long road to coronavirus recoveryUS coronavirus updates - liveSee all our coronavirus coverage 1.17am BST Yesterday, Beijing correspondent Lily Kuo published this piec...
Tags: California, White House, US, Sacramento, World news, US news, Beijing, Infectious Diseases, Orange County, Gavin Newsom, Huntington Beach, Zoe Williams, Fauci, Newsom, Trump Administration, Lily Kuo


Trump Gets Coronavirus Tests While Senators Wait

As senators prepare to return on Monday, Congress’s doctor warned that he does not have the capacity to test all 100 for coronavirus. At the White House, the president and many of his aides are tested repeatedly.
Tags: News, Congress, White House, Epidemics, Relief, Mitch, Trump, McConnell, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Quarantines, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Coronavirus Aid, and Economic Security Act (2020


Coronavirus live updates: FDA approves remdesivir as COVID-19 treatment; brunt of deaths in nursing homes

President Donald Trump left the White House for Camp David as federal social distancing guidelines expired. More COVID-19 news Friday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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White House Blocks Anthony Fauci From Testifying Next Week

The disease expert is being kept from appearing before a House panel to talk about the U.S. response to the pandemic.
Tags: News, White House, House, Anthony Fauci


Fact check: New White House press secretary makes false claims in first briefing

At the first official briefing by a White House press secretary in 417 days, Kayleigh McEnany promised journalists, "I will never lie to you." McEnany proceeded to say a bunch of things that weren't true.
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Coronavirus US live: FDA approves experimental drug remdesivir for emergency use

Approval comes days after Dr Anthony Fauci expressed cautious optimism about results of drug trialNew York schools to remain closed for rest of academic yearTrump says Whitmer should ‘make a deal’ with protestersCoronavirus – global updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGet a fresh perspective on America – sign up to our First Thing newsletter 11.28pm BST The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released additional information about its emergency use authorization (EUA) for remdesivir, th...
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Coronavirus Updates: White House Blocks Fauci From Speaking to Congress

At least 10 states eased restrictions. More than 4,000 workers in U.S. meatpacking plants have been diagnosed with the virus.
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Coronavirus live updates: FDA approves remdesivir as treatment; brunt of COVID-19 deaths in nursing homes

President Donald Trump is scheduled to leave the White House for Camp David as federal social distancing guidelines expire. More COVID-19 news Friday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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The top doctor on the White House coronavirus task force was to testify at a hearing on COVID-19 response

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White House blocks Fauci from testifying next week

House Appropriations Committee spokesman Evan Hollander told CNN on Friday that the White House is blocking Dr. Anthony Fauci, a key member of the White House coronavirus task force, from testifying on Capitol Hill next week.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Capitol Hill, Anthony Fauci, House Appropriations Committee, Fauci, Evan Hollander


Coronavirus live news: Kim Jong-un reportedly appears in public

North Korean leader had not been seen for three weeks; Ireland and India both extend lockdowns, while global markets fall due to threat of US-China trade warExclusive: US germ warfare lab creates test for pre-infectious Covid-19Where did Covid-19 come from? What we know about its originsLingering and painful: the long road to coronavirus recovery US coronavirus updates - liveSee all our coronavirus coverage 11.03pm BST The US president Donald Trump has offered an increasingly bleak picture f...
Tags: South Korea, Science, White House, China, India, Africa, US, UK News, World news, Australia news, US news, Asia Pacific, Ireland, Infectious Diseases, Donald Trump, Seoul


Trump news - live: President claims to have saved 'thousands of lives' as he revises down predictions of death toll

Donald Trump's new White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany held her first press briefing on Friday, a shocking move after more than 400 days without a scheduled press briefing by the Trump administration. The last briefing was held by Sarah Sanders in March 2019.During questioning, Ms McEnany vowed to reporters she would never "lie" to the public while at the podium. Her briefing also included addressing issues relating to China and where the coronavirus originated, and the "injustice" ...
Tags: News, White House, China, Donald Trump, Trump, Michael Flynn, Kayleigh McEnany, Sarah Sanders, Ms McEnany


Top Stories: COVID-19 Privacy Concerns, Where Are Businesses Hurting Most?

If there aren’t enough things to worry about brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, you can add privacy to the list. In this week’s roundup, the issue of privacy is front and center as consumers worry about how much data companies, governments, and international agencies are accessing in the name of safety. The survey from Cybernews says American’s truly value their privacy, even if it means the virus won’t be contained. Their issue doesn’t end with the pandemic but includes any new regulations p...
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Trump news: President claims to have saved 'thousands of lives' as he revises down predictions of death toll

Donald Trump's new White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany held her first press briefing on Friday after more than 400 days without a scheduled press briefing by the Trump administration.The last briefing was held by Sarah Sanders in March 2019, though the president has held his own free-wheeling briefings through the coronavirus pandemic and reporters scramble to get statements during Oval Office visits.
Tags: News, White House, Donald Trump, Trump, Oval Office, Kayleigh McEnany, Sarah Sanders


Kayleigh McEnany promises not to lie as White House press secretary

At the first White House press briefing in over a year, the latest incumbent made a strong impression.
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Trump 'cannot tell a lie' – but can Kayleigh McEnany, his new press secretary?

The latest spokeswoman for the ministry of untruth made an assured debut – but on Covid-19 and more, there were still Trumpian echoesMcEnany attacks China and WHO from White House podiumCoronavirus US – live coverageChanneling George Washington, Donald Trump, who has reportedly made 18,000 false or misleading claims in 1,170 days, recently proclaimed: “I cannot tell a lie.” Related: Joe Biden denies sexual assault allegation from former staffer Tara Reade Continue reading...
Tags: Media, White House, China, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, US press and publishing, Donald Trump, Kayleigh McEnany, Trump Administration, Tara Reade, George Washington Donald Trump


New White House press secretary vows not to lie but misleads on Flynn

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany promised at her first press briefing Friday that she will "never lie" but she did mislead in an answer about fired national security adviser Michael Flynn.
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FDA allows emergency use of remdesivir for coronavirus

By MARILYNN MARCHIONE and MATTHEW PERRONE WASHINGTON — U.S. regulators on Friday allowed emergency use of an experimental drug that appears to help some coronavirus patients recover faster. It is the first drug shown to help fight COVID-19, which has killed more than 230,000 people worldwide. The FDA said in a statement that Gilead Science’s intravenous drug would be specifically indicated for hospitalized patients with “severe disease,” such as those experiencing breathing problems requiring su...
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Twitter Users Skeptical About Kayleigh McEnany’s ‘Never Lie’ Promise

One Twitter user predicted the new White House press secretary would yell, "IT'S OPPOSITE DAY!"
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Coronavirus Live Updates: F.D.A. Issues Emergency Approval for Virus Drug That Shows Promise

At least 10 states eased restrictions on Friday. For the first time in over a year, a White House press secretary held a news briefing.
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White House blocks Fauci from testifying to Congress on coronavirus response

Top U.S. health official Anthony Fauci will not testify next week to a congressional committee examining the Trump administration's response to the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said on Friday, calling it "counterproductive" to have individuals involved in the response testify. The White House issued an emailed statement after a spokesman for the House of Representatives committee holding the hearing said the panel had been informed by Trump administration officials that Fauci had be...
Tags: News, Congress, White House, America, House Of Representatives, Anthony Fauci, Trump, Fauci, Judd Deere



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