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#Donald Trump

# donald-trump - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

White House chief of staff 'optimistic' pandemic aid bill deal will be reached before election
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

White House chief of staff 'optimistic' pandemic aid bill deal will be reached before election

Sep 8th 2020, 10:18 PM 13,579 Views 35 Comments

“I’m more optimistic perhaps today than I’ve been in a long time,” Mark Meadows said.

# donald-trump - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Trump calls on Fox News to fire journalist for backing up claim he called war dead 'suckers'
# Trump
# Trump

Trump calls on Fox News to fire journalist for backing up claim he called war dead 'suckers'

Sep 5th 2020, 7:20 PM 60,108 Views 115 Comments

Trump has furiously defended himself in the wake of the story in The Atlantic.

Kanye West seeks place on presidential ballot in Kentucky
# Late Registration
# Late Registration

Kanye West seeks place on presidential ballot in Kentucky

Sep 5th 2020, 11:59 AM 29,399 Views 34 Comments

The musician has been barred from Arizona’s ballot.

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'

Sep 5th 2020, 10:52 AM 17,221 Views 60 Comments

Alexei Navalny fell ill on a flight to Moscow and is now in an induced coma in a Berlin hospital.

Donald Trump angrily denies remarks about US troops and 'losers'
# White House
# White House

Donald Trump angrily denies remarks about US troops and 'losers'

Sep 5th 2020, 8:05 AM 44,976 Views 156 Comments

Trump’s comments were reported by The Atlantic.

# donald-trump - Friday 4 September, 2020

Donald Trump denies report he said US military cemetery was 'filled with losers'
# War Dead
# War Dead

Donald Trump denies report he said US military cemetery was 'filled with losers'

Sep 4th 2020, 7:39 AM 44,540 Views 97 Comments

Trump also reportedly said dead US Marines were “suckers” for getting killed.

# donald-trump - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Donald Trump weighs in again to question reliability of mail-in votes
# Never Mind The Ballots
# Never Mind The Ballots

Donald Trump weighs in again to question reliability of mail-in votes

Sep 3rd 2020, 10:40 PM 17,239 Views 24 Comments

Democratic nominee Joe Biden has met the family of Jacob Blake, who was shot by a white police officer.

Biden says campaign raised record-breaking $364 million in August as Democratic nominee heads to Kenosha
# Presidential Election
# Presidential Election

Biden says campaign raised record-breaking $364 million in August as Democratic nominee heads to Kenosha

Sep 3rd 2020, 7:03 AM 17,745 Views 42 Comments

His campaign has called it “the best month of online fundraising in American political history.”.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Trump describes protesters as 'domestic terrorists' during visit to Wisconsin
# Kenosha
# Kenosha

Trump describes protesters as 'domestic terrorists' during visit to Wisconsin

Sep 1st 2020, 10:31 PM 30,499 Views 96 Comments

The city of Kenosha has been the scene of demonstrations since the shooting of Jacob Blake last week.

# donald-trump - Monday 31 August, 2020

Steve Bannon to go on trial next year on charges he defrauded $25 million from 'We Build the Wall' donors
# New York
# New York

Steve Bannon to go on trial next year on charges he defrauded $25 million from 'We Build the Wall' donors

Aug 31st 2020, 10:17 PM 31,191 Views 0 Comments

The former White House strategist appeared in court by audio link today.

'It’s lawlessness, plain and simple': Joe Biden condemns rioting, looting and arson at protests
# United States
# United States

'It’s lawlessness, plain and simple': Joe Biden condemns rioting, looting and arson at protests

Aug 31st 2020, 9:20 PM 20,229 Views 93 Comments

Biden also blamed Donald Trump for “stoking violence” in US cities.

Democrats accuse Trump of inflaming racial tensions in Portland
# Portland
# Portland

Democrats accuse Trump of inflaming racial tensions in Portland

Aug 31st 2020, 6:54 AM 17,407 Views 94 Comments

The city has been the site of daily protests for months.

# donald-trump - Saturday 29 August, 2020

State of the race: Here's why the electoral college map may be looking good for Joe Biden right now
# Battleground States
# Battleground States

State of the race: Here's why the electoral college map may be looking good for Joe Biden right now

Aug 29th 2020, 9:30 AM 33,544 Views 76 Comments

Trump is on the defensive in the states that won him the presidency in 2016.

# donald-trump - Friday 28 August, 2020

Louisiana left devastated as Hurricane Laura’s remnants move eastwards
# Tornadoes
# Tornadoes

Louisiana left devastated as Hurricane Laura’s remnants move eastwards

Updated Aug 28th 2020, 3:26 PM 26,471 Views 4 Comments

Flooding and more tornadoes are possible as the storm moves through Tennessee, Mississippi and Alabama.

US election: What’s next for the Trump and Biden campaigns?
# Key Dates
# Key Dates

US election: What’s next for the Trump and Biden campaigns?

Aug 28th 2020, 2:10 PM 12,015 Views 103 Comments

Now the Democratic and Republican national conventions are over, what lies ahead in the battle for the White House?

Trump says Biden is destroyer of American 'greatness' as he accepts Republican nomination
# Election
# Election

Trump says Biden is destroyer of American 'greatness' as he accepts Republican nomination

Aug 28th 2020, 7:05 AM 17,315 Views 67 Comments

The US president spoke for 70 minutes at an event held at the White House.

# donald-trump - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Explainer: How a US shooting sparked mass protests and sports teams walking out on matches
# Jacob Blake
# Jacob Blake

Explainer: How a US shooting sparked mass protests and sports teams walking out on matches

Aug 27th 2020, 3:18 PM 15,442 Views 13 Comments

Jacob Blake was shot seven times by a police officer in Wisconsin on Sunday.

TikTok CEO resigns amid US pressure to sell video app
# KEVIN MAYER
# KEVIN MAYER

TikTok CEO resigns amid US pressure to sell video app

Aug 27th 2020, 7:59 AM 18,119 Views 9 Comments

Kevin Mayer only joined the company in May.

Pence warns Americans 'won't be safe' if Joe Biden wins
# Republican Convention
# Republican Convention

Pence warns Americans 'won't be safe' if Joe Biden wins

Aug 27th 2020, 7:33 AM 24,273 Views 66 Comments

Pence was the keynote speaker at the Republican convention last night in a parade of Trump acolytes.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

'You are not alone': Melania Trump says president will not stop until Covid-19 vaccine is found
# RNC
# RNC

'You are not alone': Melania Trump says president will not stop until Covid-19 vaccine is found

Aug 26th 2020, 7:01 AM 37,031 Views 69 Comments

The First Lady offered her sympathies to all those affected by the pandemic.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Republicans paint dark picture of future if Donald Trump loses election
# Presidential Election
# Presidential Election

Republicans paint dark picture of future if Donald Trump loses election

Aug 25th 2020, 6:59 AM 36,294 Views 96 Comments

Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley was among the key speakers at the first night of the Republican National Convention.

# donald-trump - Monday 24 August, 2020

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app
# Tiktok
# Tiktok

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app

Aug 24th 2020, 9:57 PM 9,202 Views 0 Comments

The app has been downloaded 175 million times in the US and more than a billion times around the world.

Republican Party formally nominates Trump to take on Biden in US 2020 elections
# Republican Convention
# Republican Convention

Republican Party formally nominates Trump to take on Biden in US 2020 elections

Aug 24th 2020, 9:36 PM 18,122 Views 49 Comments

The nomination was one of the first acts of a Republican convention.

An optimistic Trump hoping for major boost as Republicans to nominate him for second term at convention
# Crucial Moment
# Crucial Moment

An optimistic Trump hoping for major boost as Republicans to nominate him for second term at convention

Aug 24th 2020, 11:12 AM 20,125 Views 47 Comments

The US President is trailing his Democrat rival Joe Biden in the opinion polls.

Key Trump ally Kellyanne Conway resigns as senior White House advisor
# White House
# White House

Key Trump ally Kellyanne Conway resigns as senior White House advisor

Aug 24th 2020, 7:15 AM 68,969 Views 58 Comments

Conway said she was stepping down to spend more time with her family.

# donald-trump - Sunday 23 August, 2020

TikTok says it's going to sue the Trump administration over crackdown
# China
# China

TikTok says it's going to sue the Trump administration over crackdown

Aug 23rd 2020, 10:21 AM 15,526 Views 11 Comments

The video app has been downloaded 175 million times in the US.

Trump's convention: Donald, Donald Jr, Melania and gun-toting protest couple all pencilled in for Republicans
# GOP TV
# GOP TV

Trump's convention: Donald, Donald Jr, Melania and gun-toting protest couple all pencilled in for Republicans

Aug 23rd 2020, 8:30 AM 29,818 Views 35 Comments

The Republican National Convention runs for four days from Monday.

# donald-trump - Saturday 22 August, 2020

US postmaster insists election mail will be delivered despite cuts
# Postal Votes
# Postal Votes

US postmaster insists election mail will be delivered despite cuts

Aug 22nd 2020, 10:58 AM 20,869 Views 32 Comments

Louis DeJoy was speaking before a Senate committee into cuts to the Postal Service ahead of November’s poll.

# donald-trump - Friday 21 August, 2020

Joe Biden quotes Heaney and vows an 'end to national darkness' in speech accepting nomination
# Trump V Biden
# Trump V Biden

Joe Biden quotes Heaney and vows an 'end to national darkness' in speech accepting nomination

Aug 21st 2020, 7:14 AM 31,296 Views 75 Comments

Biden said that “this is our moment to make hope and history rhyme”, quoting Seamus Heaney.

# donald-trump - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Former Trump advisor Steve Bannon pleads not guilty over border wall scheme
# Border Wall
# Border Wall

Former Trump advisor Steve Bannon pleads not guilty over border wall scheme

Updated Aug 20th 2020, 10:43 PM 43,583 Views 0 Comments

The former White House official was pulled off a yacht and arrested hours before his court appearance.

'People that love our country': Trump praises the supporters of conspiracy theory QAnon
# Baseless Theory
# Baseless Theory

'People that love our country': Trump praises the supporters of conspiracy theory QAnon

Aug 20th 2020, 7:45 AM 42,589 Views 118 Comments

The baseless theory suggests the US President is saving the nation from a satanic cult of child sex traffickers.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Biden officially nominated to take on Trump and 'make a nation whole'
# Talk To Joe
# Talk To Joe

Biden officially nominated to take on Trump and 'make a nation whole'

Aug 19th 2020, 7:04 AM 13,715 Views 61 Comments

Former US presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton spoke at the virtual event.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 US election?
# White House
# White House

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 US election?

Aug 18th 2020, 9:30 PM 24,660 Views 17 Comments

Cast your mind back four years…

New Zealand PM hits back at Trump's 'patently wrong' Covid-19 claims
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

New Zealand PM hits back at Trump's 'patently wrong' Covid-19 claims

Aug 18th 2020, 11:40 AM 86,977 Views 88 Comments

“New Zealand’s nine cases in a day does not compare to the United States’ tens of thousands,” Jacinda Ardern said.

Michelle Obama urges Americans to vote for Biden 'like our lives depend on it'
# Trump V Biden
# Trump V Biden

Michelle Obama urges Americans to vote for Biden 'like our lives depend on it'

Aug 18th 2020, 7:07 AM 28,563 Views 76 Comments

The former First Lady gave an impassioned address to the virtual Democratic National Convention.

# donald-trump - Monday 17 August, 2020

TikTok ramps up defence against US accusations that app is security threat
# Tiktok
# Tiktok

TikTok ramps up defence against US accusations that app is security threat

Aug 17th 2020, 10:40 PM 12,807 Views 10 Comments

China meanwhile slammed Washington for using “digital gunboat diplomacy” in the TikTok case.

Trump says it's 'crunch time' for upcoming US election as he zeroes in on Mid West battleground states
# Trump
# Trump

Trump says it's 'crunch time' for upcoming US election as he zeroes in on Mid West battleground states

Aug 17th 2020, 10:19 PM 20,474 Views 23 Comments

On the tarmac in Minneapolis, Trump addressed about 150 supporters.

Nancy Pelosi calls House of Representatives back from summer break to vote on protecting the postal vote
# US Election 2020
# US Election 2020

Nancy Pelosi calls House of Representatives back from summer break to vote on protecting the postal vote

Aug 17th 2020, 7:53 AM 27,330 Views 88 Comments

US President Donald Trump blocked funds to the US Postal Service amid concerns about the delays to the postal voting system.

# donald-trump - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Donald Trump's brother and 'best friend' Robert dies aged 71
# New York
# New York

Donald Trump's brother and 'best friend' Robert dies aged 71

Aug 16th 2020, 7:53 AM 96,740 Views 99 Comments

The US president had visited his brother on Friday at a hospital in New York.

# donald-trump - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Trump sets deadline for TikTok owner to sell US assets
# China
# China

Trump sets deadline for TikTok owner to sell US assets

Aug 15th 2020, 11:07 AM 22,327 Views 56 Comments

It remains unclear what the TikTok orders mean for the app’s 100 million users in the US.