Tag: Trump

Analysis: Trump and DeSantis clash with Biden as the mask wars roar back to life

Ex-President Donald Trump, in his latest attempt to damage his successor over a pandemic he himself basically ignored at the end of his own term while pushing his election lies, issued a statement saying, “Don’t surrender to COVID. Don’t go back!” If Trump’s faithful followers accept his advice on ignoring mask guidance again, more of

New evidence shows Trump appointees’ political interference with CDC weekly Covid data reports, House subcommittee says

A new document released Tuesday details the pressure that career officials faced from a Trump administration political appointee to change portions of the CDC’s crucial Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), which laid out Covid deaths, hospitalizations and infections during the pandemic. The new document also corroborates testimony given last year from a career CDC

Former President Donald Trump snubs George P. Bush by endorsing Ken Paxton in Texas Attorney General race

“Ken is strong on Crime, Border Security, the Second Amendment, Election Integrity and, above all, our Constitution,” Trump said in a statement released Monday, adding that Paxton is a “true Texan who will keep Texas safe.” While the Bush family and Trump have clashed over the years — most notably when Trump and former Florida