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Mike Pence will lead Trump administration response

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's announcement Wednesday that his vice president will lead the administration's response to the coronavirus put the spotlight on Mike Pence's handling of a major health crisis when he was Indiana's governor.Bernie Sanders, who is running for the Democratic nomination to challenge Trump, tweeted that the president's response plans so far include having "VP Pence, who wanted to `pray away' HIV epidemic, oversee the response. ...

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Bernie Sanders on being the Democratic front-runner, his proposed policies and Donald Trump — 60 Minutes

We're-- we're trying to follow--Anderson Cooper: Y-- you're the one who's using the word.And that's just one of Bernie Sanders' many proposals. ...

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CBS News poll: Most voters expect Trump will be reelected

Still, potential head to head matchups with all the major Democratic candidates against Mr.Measuring sentiment among would-be Democratic primary voters nationwide, it's Sanders who is leading in overall preference to be their nominee. ...

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Trump kicks off whirlwind 36-hour visit to India

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Ahmedabad, India — Kicking off a whirlwind 36-hour visit to India expected to emphasize pageantry over policy, President Trump received a warm welcome Monday on the subcontinent.Instead, he received a warm embrace when he got off the plane - literally - from the ideologically aligned and hug-loving Prime Minister Narendra Modi. ...

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Trump attends wedding of White House aides Stephen Miller and Katie Waldman

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Washington — President Trump attended the wedding of top policy aide Stephen Miller and Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary Katie Waldman at the Trump International Hotel in Washington on Sunday night.The White House confirmed the president's attendance to the White House press pool. ...

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New Hampshire primary: More Republicans who voted in primary feel greater allegiance to Trump than party

In addition to interviewing Democratic primary voters leaving the polls in New Hampshire on Tuesday, CBS News polled Republicans, too.As expected, President Trump overwhelmingly won the Republican primary, and those who came out to vote were strong supporters. ...

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Trump administration diverts $3.8 billion in military combat funds for border wall

Washington — The Trump administration on Thursday announced it plans to make yet another multi-billion-dollar transfer of Pentagon funds to finance the construction of barriers along the U.-Mexico border, tapping into money originally allocated for military weapons and hardware. ...

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Trump-Bloomberg Twitter feud heats up — 2020 Daily Trail Markers

Bloomberg himself addressed the president's attacks during an event in Greensboro, North Carolina, during which he said Mr.Trump is "afraid" of him, as evidenced by his Twitter activity. ...

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Barr says Trump's tweets about Justice Department "make it impossible for me to do my job"

Washington — Attorney General William Barr says the president's tweets about the Justice Department's cases "make it impossible for me to do my job," and he won't be "bullied" by anyone, whether that someone be Congress, editorial boards or the president.The president had expressed his intense displeasure with the initial Stone sentencing recommendation, which he declared a "miscarriage of justice. ...

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Vote to limit Trump's Iran war powers has Paul, McConnell at odds

senators were at odds this week over a war powers resolution the Senate passed Thursday that restricts the president's ability to take military action against Iran without congressional approval.Rand Paul and several other members of the chamber's GOP majority voted for it. ...

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Pete Buttigieg defends big-money donors as necessary to beat Trump

Washington — Former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg fired back at Senator Bernie Sanders over attacks on the big-money donors to his presidential campaign, saying he is not going to turn away support from anyone who wants to help defeat President Trump in November.The next contest comes Tuesday, when voters in New Hampshire head to the polls for the first-in-the-nation primary. ...

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McConnell rebuffs questions on Trump's actions

We've completed it.We've listened to their arguments. ...

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Trump acquitted in Senate impeachment trial over Ukraine charges

The Republican-led Senate voted to acquit Trump on two articles of impeachment - abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.-Nicholas Wu and Savannah Behrmann, USA TODAY



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Democrats defend Pelosi for ripping up Trump's State of the Union speech

Washington — Democrats on Capitol Hill are coming to Speaker Nancy Pelosi's defense after she dramatically ripped up her copy of President Trump's State of the Union address Tuesday night, earning condemnation from the president's supporters.After the address, Pelosi called the speech a "manifesto of mistruths" and told reporters that ripping it up was "courteous" compared to the alternatives. ...

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2020 State of the Union: Trump stokes Democrats' fury, ignores impeachment

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, who was tapped to deliver the Democratic response to President Trump's State of the Union address, ignored the specifics of Trump's speech and instead chose to highlight "what Democrats are doing.infrastructure, stating, "President Trump and Republicans in the Senate are blocking our path. ...

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President Trump welcomes Venezuela's Juan Guaidó to White House today - watch live stream

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Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó is joining President Trump at the White House Wednesday, after he was a surprise guest at the president's State of the Union address Tuesday night.For more than a year, the Trump administration has insisted it's waging a pressure campaign against Venezuela's authoritarian leader Nicolas Maduro, and it recognizes Guaidó as the rightful leader of the country. ...

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Impeachment trial: House managers and Trump team make final arguments to Senate

Jay Sekulow, the president's private counsel, asks Senate to "stand firm" and reject impeachment articles https://t.com/2wcd4QXOVn— CBS News (@CBSNews) February 3, 2020


Crow acknowledged impeachment is "an extraordinary remedy," but said "it is in the Constitution for a reason. ...

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Trump order seeks to reduce online sales of counterfeits

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Friday that his administration hopes will cut down on the number of counterfeits sold online.The order signed Friday asks the Department of Homeland Security to enforce the law and make sure companies that sell products from overseas aren't shipping counterfeits. ...

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Biden slams Trump for cutting health programs before coronavirus outbreak

presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden talks to journalists during a campaign event in Mt Pleasant, Iowa, U.oversight of global health issues before the coronavirus outbreak. ...

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Senate impeachment trial of Trump resumes with questions

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The Senate impeachment session for Thursday ended.Former Republican senator calls for witnesses in Senate trial



Late Thursday evening, former Sen. ...

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