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Pence’s public health record raises concern as coronavirus spreads

Pence’s public health record raises concern as coronavirus spreads

Stock markets are tumbling (it was the largest single point drop in history Thursday), there’s a mysterious new case in California and the world map is lighting up with countries affected by the coronavirus outbreak. The White House responded by telling public health officials to coordinate the communications through the office of Vice President Mike…MORE

Trump seeks a ‘miracle’ as virus fears mount

Trump seeks a ‘miracle’ as virus fears mount

President Donald Trump is hoping for a “miracle” that will make the coronavirus disappear but tanking stock markets and signs the disease is stalking America are delivering their verdict on his scattershot management of the crisis. A historic Wall Street sell off, the first case on US soil that could not be traced to travel…MORE

Yang: ‘Multiple campaigns have reached out’ about his potential support

Yang: ‘Multiple campaigns have reached out’ about his potential support

Former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang said Thursday that multiple presidential campaigns have reached out to him about potentially supporting their campaigns. Yang’s comments come following a Wall Street Journal report on Thursday that Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg’s campaign had “floated” the possibility of Yang being his vice president. A Bloomberg adviser pushed back on…MORE

Homeland Security secretary says Russian influence continues ahead of Super Tuesday

Homeland Security secretary says Russian influence continues ahead of Super Tuesday

Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf warned of Russia’s ongoing influence campaign ahead of Super Tuesday’s Democratic presidential primaries, but said there is no current “credible threat” to election infrastructure. “Russia has an ongoing influence campaign to sow discord or distrust in our American democracy,” Wolf told CNN on Thursday while visiting a Mecklenburg County…MORE

Hillary Clinton to start a podcast

Hillary Clinton to start a podcast

Hillary Clinton is getting a podcast. The former secretary of state and 2016 Democratic nominee will begin hosting an audio show to be released in late spring, a Clinton spokesman tells CNN. The medium will give her a public platform around the end of the Democratic nomination fight and general election against President Donald Trump.…MORE

Trump says coronavirus will ‘disappear’ eventually

Trump says coronavirus will ‘disappear’ eventually

President Donald Trump expressed optimism Thursday that the novel coronavirus would eventually be contained and eliminated in the United States, even as he acknowledged it could get worse first. “It’s going to disappear. One day it’s like a miracle, it will disappear,” Trump told attendees at an African American History Month reception in the White…MORE

Buttigieg keeps Iowa caucuses lead after partial recount

Buttigieg keeps Iowa caucuses lead after partial recount

Pete Buttigieg held his lead over Sen. Bernie Sanders in Iowa with the most state delegate equivalents after a recount of select caucus sites, the Iowa Democratic Party reported Thursday. Neither the order of finish nor the national delegate allocation previously announced by the party changed as a result of the recount, which covered 23…MORE

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