Shortly after, US Broadcasters ABC News and CNN reported that Chad Gilmartin, who works in the White House press office, also tested positive over the weekend. Bloomberg News also reported that White House communications aide Karoline Leavitt, as well as other mid-level staffers, were confirmed to be infected. … [Read more...] about White House COVID-19 outbreak widens, as cases mount
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Tightrope on trade Corporate America will pressure Biden to undo many of Trump's aggressive trade policies that, as well as tackling China's economic threat, have weakened ties with the United States' strongest allies, including Mexico and the European Union. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden’s economic plan: Will it convince American voters?
One Biden adviser said the Democrats' aides want him to counter Trump without seeming un-presidential. He is expected to again bash Trump's handling of the pandemic, with cases on the rise in several states, while arguing that the outbreak has had a disproportionate economic impact on low-wage workers. … [Read more...] about White House says Donald Trump tested negative for Covid-19 on way to debate
“Covid-19 has placed the RA under severe financial pressure,” it said. “Although the RA reopened to the public as soon as possible following the easing of lockdown, social distancing reduces capacity and revenue by 75%, and we continue to incur substantial losses.” … [Read more...] about Royal Academy plans to cut 40% of staff owing to coronavirus downturn
It comes after Trump signed an executive order creating a new classification of "policy-making" federal employees that could take away much of their protections in a move critics have blasted what is considered a move to "politicise the civil service". … [Read more...] about Trump’s ‘execution list’ if he wins US election as he plans to ‘remove any opponents’