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Chris Christie suggested that Trump conduct a 'thank you' tour of hospitals and small businesses to pick up in the polls and counter Biden during 2020 race: book

President Donald Trump shakes hands with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie during an opioid and drug abuse listening session at the White House on July 17, 2017. AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File Christie advised Trump to adjust his 2020 campaign message and focus on the future, per a new book. The former New Jersey governor encouraged Trump to conduct a 'thank you' tour of small businesses. Trump did not heed Christie's advice and was unable to shift the narrative regarding his managemen...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, Washington Post, White House, China, US, Trends, Small Businesses, Joe Biden, Hospitals, New Jersey, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Christie, Donald J Trump


'It's not a Trump rally': Biden responds to being heckled while campaigning for former Gov. Terry McAuliffe in Virginia

President Joe Biden speaks at a campaign event for Virginia Democratic gubernatorial nominee Terry McAuliffe, right, at Lubber Run Park in Arlington, Va., on July 23, 2021. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik President Biden was heckled while appearing at a rally for former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. The disturbance was fueled by opposition to an oil pipeline, according to The Associated Press. McAuliffe, who served as governor from 2014 to 2018, is seeking to reclaim his old job this fall. Sign up...
Tags: Politics, California, White House, Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New Jersey, Associated Press, Biden, Donald Trump, Terry, Trump, Democratic Party, Arlington VA, McAuliffe


Pelosi bars Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe; GOP vows boycott

By MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday rejected two Republicans tapped by House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy to sit on a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, a decision the Republican denounced as “an egregious abuse of power.” McCarthy said the GOP won’t participate in the investigation if Democrats won’t accept the members he appointed. Pelosi cited the “integrity” of the probe in refusing to accept the appointments of Indiana Rep. Jim...
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Pelosi bars Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe, GOP may boycott

By MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday rejected two Republicans tapped by House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy to sit on a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, a decision McCarthy denounced as “an egregious abuse of power.” McCarthy said the GOP won’t participate the investigation if Democrats won’t accept the members he appointed. Pelosi cited the “integrity” of the probe in refusing to accept the appointments of Indiana Rep. Jim Banks, p...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Mississippi, Congress, Washington, Mexico, Banks, Senate, Sport, Joe Biden, Indiana, Soccer, Gop, Wyoming, North Dakota


Pelosi moves to block Trump allies from Jan. 6 committee

By MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is rejecting two Republicans tapped by House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy to sit on a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, citing the “integrity” of the probe. Pelosi said in a statement Wednesday that she would not accept the appointments of Indiana Rep. Jim Banks, whom McCarthy picked to be the top Republican on the panel, or Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan. Both are close allies of former President Donald Trump, whose s...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Washington, Mexico, Sport, Joe Biden, Indiana, Soccer, North Dakota, New Jersey, Davis, Jordan, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Illinois


We talked to 22 insiders with front row seats to Trump's hostile takeover of the GOP

Insider published the definitive oral history of Donald Trump's rise to political power. Marianne Ayala/Insider Insider interviewed 22 people with front-row seats to the 2016 GOP presidential primaries. We collected colorful anecdotes and never-before-reported details about the historic campaign. Combined, they tell the story of how Trump became the king of the GOP - a crown he still wears to this day. See more stories on Insider's business page. Five years after the 2016 Republica...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, News, Trends, Gop, Ted Cruz, New Jersey, Bill Clinton, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Jesus, Mcdonalds, Hitler, Cleveland, Donald Trump, Teaser


Melania Trump agreed with her husband that 'John McCain isn't a war hero,' a former aide says

Former President Donald Trump and former First Lady Melania Trump. Getty Donald Trump's 2016 campaign looked finished when he said McCain wasn't a "war hero." Pundits and conservative talk show hosts said he had to apologize or he was out. But his wife agreed with Trump, his former campaign manager Cory Lewandowski told Insider. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former first lady Melania Trump shared her husband's low opinion of the late Republican Sen. John McCa...
Tags: Politics, Barack Obama, Trends, Gop, Iowa, New Jersey, Arizona, John Mccain, 2016 Election, Vietnam, Donald Trump, George W Bush, Frank Luntz, Trump, Donald, Melania Trump


Leading Democrats oppose Biden plan to end house arrest and potentially return inmates to prison after the pandemic

Prisoners stand outside the federal correctional institution in Englewood, Colo. AP Photo/David Zalubowski Since March 2020, more than 28,000 people have been released from federal prison due to COVID-19. Those released were assessed to face severe health risks if they contracted the coronavirus. Those released currently have to return to prison a month after the pandemic formally ends. See more stories on Insider's business page. Two leading Senate Democrats are urging the White House...
Tags: Politics, News, Law, Congress, Senate, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, New York Times, New Jersey, Department Of Justice, Biden, Illinois, Criminal Justice, Charles Davis, Booker


Giuliani was intentionally given the wrong time for a debate-prep session after clashing with other Trump advisors, book says

Rudy Giuliani. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File Giuliani was given the wrong time for a debate-prep session, an upcoming book says. He wanted Trump to use a more personal strategy in attacking Hunter Biden in a debate, it says. Aides tricked Giuliani by giving him a 2 p.m. meeting time instead of noon, the book says. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. In September, then-President Donald Trump sat down for the first in a series of prep sessions for the upcoming debates w...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, Washington Post, New York City, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Gop, New Jersey, Fox News, Biden, Cleveland, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump


Giuliani was intentionally given the wrong time for a debate prep session after clashing with other Trump advisors: book

Rudy Giuliani. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File Giuliani was given the wrong time for a debate prep session, per an upcoming book. He wanted Trump to use a more personal strategy in attacking Hunter Biden during the first debate. Aides "tricked" Giuliani by giving him a 2:00 p.m. meeting time instead of noon, the correct time. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. Last September, then-President Donald Trump sat down for the first in a series of prep sessions for the upcomi...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, Washington Post, New York City, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New Jersey, Fox News, Biden, Cleveland, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Presidential Debates


Giuliani tore into Chris Christie after the former governor called the Trump legal team 'a national embarrassment' on TV, book says

Former Gov. Chris Christie, foreground, and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani at a news conference at the White House on September 27. AP/Carolyn Kaster Giuliani was incensed at Christie criticizing the Trump legal team on TV, a forthcoming book says. "We're friends. What are you doing?" Giuliani asked the former governor, according to the book. Christie then questioned Giuliani about the damage he was causing to his reputation, the book adds. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politi...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, Abc, Washington Post, White House, New York City, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New Jersey, Republican, Rudy, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump


Giuliani tore into Chris Christie after the former governor called the Trump legal team 'a national embarrassment' on television, book says

Former Gov. Chris Christie, foreground, and former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani, right, attend a news conference at the White House on September 27, 2020. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Giuliani was incensed at Christie criticizing the Trump legal team on TV, per a forthcoming book. "We're friends. What are you doing?" Giuliani reportedly asked the former governor. Christie reportedly went on to question Giuliani about the damage he was causing to his reputation. Sign up for the 10 Thing...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, Abc, Washington Post, White House, New York City, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New Jersey, Rudy, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Christie


New Jersey brothers who made 60 million robocalls to sell cesspool cleaners must pay $1.66 million penalty

The FTC's Telemarketing Sales Rule requires telemarketers to disclose the seller's identity. Tero Vesalainen / Shutterstock Three New Jersey brothers settled for $1.66 million after making 59.6 million robocalls. "Hello, this is not a sales call or a solicitation," the robocalls began. About 63% of the numbers called were on the National Do-Not-Call Registry. See more stories on Insider's business page. Three New Jersey brothers will pay $1.66 million to settle a federal lawsu...
Tags: News, White House, Sales, Trends, Tech, New Jersey, Carney, Department Of Justice, Doj, George W Bush, Justice Department, Robocalls, Federal Trade Commission, Ftc, Sean, Carbo


Schumer's legalization plan

As the legal cannabis market grows in the US, there are many ways for investors to gain exposure to the industry. Bloomberg Creative/Getty Images Welcome to Insider Cannabis, our weekly newsletter where we're bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities driving the multibillion-dollar global cannabis boom.Sign up here to get it in your inbox every week.Most of our time this week was spent covering a sweeping, long-shot bid to legalize cannabis from Sens. Chuck Sch...
Tags: Florida, California, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Cannabis, New Jersey, Arizona, Michigan, Wada, Wyden, Booker, Ron Wyden


Allen Weisselberg retains a powerful role at one of Trump's Scottish golf courses, despite being ousted from the other

Getty Trump Org. CFO Allen Weisselberg retains a senior role at one of Trump's golf resorts in Scotland. Weisselberg was terminated from other roles in Trump's empire, including his other Scottish course. It followed a 15-count indictment against him and the company, now playing out in court. See more stories on Insider's business page. Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg retained a senior position at one of Donald Trump's golf resorts in Scotland despite being remove...
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Schumer, Senate Dems introduce proposal to decriminalize pot

By Ryan Nobles and Clare Foran | CNN Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and a group of other Senate Democrats introduced draft legislation on Wednesday that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level by striking it from the federal controlled substances list. It’s significant for a Senate majority leader to back such a measure and the move highlights the evolving politics of cannabis policy. At a news conference, Schumer vowed to “use my clout as majority leader to make this a priority...
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Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg started quitting his positions with the company's subsidiaries days before his indictment

Trump Organization chief financial officer Allen Weisselberg exits after his arraignment hearing in New York State Supreme Court in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., July 1, 2021. Brendan McDermid/Reuters Allen Weisselberg started quitting Trump Org subsidiaries before his indictment, per the Washington Post. Prosecutors brought a 15-count indictment against the CFO and the company on July 1. Weisselberg and the company pleaded not guilty in a wide-ranging, alleged ta...
Tags: Post, Politics, UK, Crime, News, Washington Post, Trends, New Jersey, Manhattan, Donald Trump, Stormy Daniels, New York State Supreme Court, Trump Organization, New York City New York, Allen Weisselberg, Manhattan District Attorney s Office


Advisor To Major Pro-Trump Group Runs Racist Newsletter

This article was co-published with The Informant, which covers hate and extremism in the U.S. It was an email so racist it might make a ku klux klansman blush. An advisor for the influential conservative youth organization Turning Point USA recently published an essay for subscribers of his personal newsletter that, among other things, said Black people have "become socially incompatible with other races" and "American Black culture has evolved into an un-fixable and crime-ridden mess." ...
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Trump blamed getting COVID on Chris Christie and 'tried to duck' from his 'spittle' during debate prep, book says

Chris Christie, left, and Donald Trump. REUTERS/Scott Audette Trump was "convinced" that Chris Christie gave him COVID-19, according to a new book. Trump had "seen the spittle" come out of Christie's mouth and "tried to duck from the droplets." It's unclear how Trump contracted the disease. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump believed that he contracted COVID-19 last October from ex-New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, according to a forthcomin...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, News, White House, Book, Trends, New York Times, New Jersey, Michael Wolff, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Hunter, Christie, Governor, Wolff


Trump said he was happy to be banned from Twitter because it gave him time to 'read papers that I wouldn't read,' book says

Donald Trump. Getty Trump told The Wall Street Journal's Michael Bender that he was glad to be banned from Twitter. He said the ban allowed him "to make phone calls, and do other things and read papers that I wouldn't read." The ex-president also said he believed the statements his office put out after the ban were "much more elegant." See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump said he was glad to be banned from Twitter because, among other thing...
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Trump's New Jersey golf club charged the Secret Service $10,199 in May, 6 months after he left office

Trump speaks at a press conference held at the entrance to his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, July 7 2021. Eduardo Munoz/Reuters Taxpayers paid $10,199.52 in May for Secret Service agents staying at Trump's New Jersey club. The Washington Post reported the figures, part of a string of bills since Trump left office. Trump, both protectee and landlord, has charged more than $50,000 since stepping down. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump h...
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AOC mocked lawmakers who prioritize the filibuster over the Green New Deal by sharing videos of New York City underwater amid a torrential downpour

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) attending a vote on January 9, 2020. Alex Wong/Getty Images Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shared videos of flooding in New York to call out lawmakers against the Green New Deal. "I'm so glad the filibuster is here to fix this oh wait," she tweeted Thursday. Last week, Ocasio-Cortez also pointed to a video of the Gulf of Mexico on fire to evidence a need to fund her environment proposal. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Alexandri...
Tags: Politics, New York, New York City, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New York Times, New Jersey, Flooding, Biden, Gulf of Mexico, Exxon, Aoc, New York City New York, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ocasio Cortez


New Jersey Rep. Andy Kim donated the 'off-the-rack' J. Crew suit he wore on January 6 to the Smithsonian

Rep. Andy Kim donated the suit he wore during the January 6 riot at the US Capitol to the Smithsonian Museum of American History. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Andy Kim via Twitter New Jersey Rep. Andy Kim said he donated the suit he wore on January 6 to the Smithsonian Institution. Kim said he wore the suit on January 6 and again on January 13 when he voted to impeach Trump. He said "telling the story" of the riot at the Capitol "isn't optional, it is necessary." See more stories on Inside...
Tags: Politics, News, Senate, White House, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, New Jersey, Smithsonian, Kim, Republican, Donald Trump, Capitol Police, Trump, Capitol, Raphael Warnock


RESULTS: Eric Adams projected winner of New York City Mayor Democratic primary

Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images; David Dee Delgado/Getty Images; Spencer Platt/Getty Images; Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis via Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Insider Eric Adams is now projected to win the Democratic nomination for New York City Mayor. New York City voters are selecting Democratic and Republican nominees for mayor. New York used ranked-choice voting for the first time. See more stories on Insider's business page. The latest tallies of New York City's...
Tags: Politics, New York, Voting, Politico, New York City, Trends, Getty Images, Queens, New Jersey, Bill De Blasio, Wiley, Richard, Harlem, Democratic, Eric Adams, Adams


RESULTS: New calculation of New York City mayoral election has Eric Adams barely ahead of Kathryn Garcia

Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images; David Dee Delgado/Getty Images; Spencer Platt/Getty Images; Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis via Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Insider New York City voters are selecting Democratic and Republican nominees for mayor. New York is using ranked-choice voting for the first time, so the winner may not be known for weeks. Eric Adams is on track to become the Democratic nominee. See more stories on Insider's business page. The latest tallies of Ne...
Tags: Politics, New York, Voting, Politico, New York City, Trends, Getty Images, Queens, New Jersey, Bill De Blasio, Wiley, Richard, Harlem, Eric Adams, Adams, Garcia


Jared Kushner said 'I don't give a f--- about the future of the Republican Party,' according to a new book

Jared Kushner, Donald Trump son-in-law and former White House advisor. Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images Jared Kushner reportedly had a blowup with the chair of the Republican National Committee last year. A new book from the Wall Street Journal reporter Michael Bender details the pre-election exchange. Kushner floated taking over the RNC's entire online fundraising platform, Bender reportedly wrote. See more stories on Insider's business page. Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of for...
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The Latest: UK’s Duchess of Cambridge in self-isolation

By The Associated Press LONDON — Britain’s royal palace says the Duchess of Cambridge is self-isolating after a contact tested positive for the coronavirus. Kate had been due to attend events with her husband Prince William on Monday celebrating the 73rd birthday of Britain’s National Health Service. But the couple’s Kensington Palace office says the duchess is self-isolating at home after coming into contact last week with someone who subsequently tested positive. Under current British rules, c...
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The Latest: S. Korea reports over 700 new virus cases

By The Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea has reported 711 new cases of the coronavirus as infections continued to grow in the greater capital area. It was the third straight day of over 700 and the highest daily jump for a Monday since early January, when the country was enduring its worst wave of the virus. Usually a smaller number of cases are reported at the start of the week, due to reduced testing on weekends, and the country’s caseload may grow faster over the next few days...
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The Latest: Biden says U.S. has made good progress vs. virus

By The Associated Press President Joe Biden says the American people are closer than ever to declaring independence from a deadly virus. The president made the comments Sunday at a July Fourth celebration at the White House. He told the crowd of service members and first responders to think back to where this nation was a year ago and think about how far the nation has come. During the brief and optimistic comments, Biden said that thanks to the power of science, the country is seeing a return t...
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The Latest: Navajo Nation reports 2 more COVID-19 deaths

By The Associated Press WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The Navajo Nation on Saturday reported five additional COVID-19 cases and two more deaths. A statement released by tribal officials said the additional deaths increased the tribe’s pandemic death toll to 1,356. The statement did not provide an updated count of total cases among residents of the sprawling reservation that includes parts of Arizona, New Mexico and Utah. Tribal officials did not immediately respond to a query but a statement released Fri...
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