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# trump - Friday 13 November, 2020

US election officials say there is 'no evidence' of compromised votes
# US Election
# US Election

US election officials say there is 'no evidence' of compromised votes

Nov 13th 2020, 7:10 AM 24,193 Views 36 Comments

Their messages came hours after President Donald Trump once again cried foul.

Malcolm Byrne: I worry we are entering a Trumpian era of divided politics in Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

Malcolm Byrne: I worry we are entering a Trumpian era of divided politics in Ireland

Nov 13th 2020, 7:00 AM 15,917 Views 64 Comments

The Fianna Fáil senator says recent events have convinced him that political discourse has changed and that a place for considered compromise must now be found in Irish politics.

# trump - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Three Trump loyalists appointed to top Pentagon jobs as Defence Secretary fired
# You're Fired
# You're Fired

Three Trump loyalists appointed to top Pentagon jobs as Defence Secretary fired

Nov 11th 2020, 7:26 AM 45,491 Views 57 Comments

Military personnel changes have fuelled concerns of a push against figures seen as not loyal enough to Trump.

TikTok to create 200 new jobs in Ireland as company files last-minute petition against Trump order
# Appy Days
# Appy Days

TikTok to create 200 new jobs in Ireland as company files last-minute petition against Trump order

Nov 11th 2020, 7:23 AM 23,274 Views 14 Comments

TikTok faces a Thursday deadline to restructure ownership of the app in the United States to meet US security concerns.

# trump - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Johnson tweet congratulating Joe Biden appears to have hidden reference to Trump
# US Election
# US Election

Johnson tweet congratulating Joe Biden appears to have hidden reference to Trump

Nov 10th 2020, 2:14 PM 60,621 Views 27 Comments

A ‘technical error’ is said to be responsible for the situation.

# trump - Monday 9 November, 2020

Ben Carson becomes latest Trump official to test positive for Covid-19
# White House Cluster
# White House Cluster

Ben Carson becomes latest Trump official to test positive for Covid-19

Nov 9th 2020, 4:57 PM 23,500 Views 15 Comments

Trump’s chief of staff Mark Meadows was diagnosed with the virus on Saturday.

# trump - Sunday 8 November, 2020

LIVE: America looks to the future as Biden prepares to take the reins
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

LIVE: America looks to the future as Biden prepares to take the reins

Updated Nov 8th 2020, 5:05 PM 107,063 Views 42 Comments

World leaders have congratulated Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

US Election: Here are the main points to know this afternoon
# US Election 2020
# US Election 2020

US Election: Here are the main points to know this afternoon

Updated Nov 8th 2020, 4:10 PM 52,822 Views 20 Comments

Joe Biden has won the US election. Here’s what you need to know.

# trump - Friday 6 November, 2020

In White House remarks, Trump claims without evidence that election is being stolen from him
# Incendiary Remarks
# Incendiary Remarks

In White House remarks, Trump claims without evidence that election is being stolen from him

Nov 6th 2020, 12:03 AM 47,579 Views 142 Comments

Trump insisted there had been “historic election interference by big media, big money and big tech”.

# trump - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Poll: Who do you think is going to win the US presidential election?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who do you think is going to win the US presidential election?

Nov 4th 2020, 8:11 AM 46,183 Views 54 Comments

The overall result of the US election is still unclear.

# trump - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Opinion: I once ran as a candidate in a US election - I'm from Cork
# Us Elex 2020
# Us Elex 2020

Opinion: I once ran as a candidate in a US election - I'm from Cork

Nov 3rd 2020, 9:00 PM 22,643 Views 8 Comments

Corkman Greg Delanty, a poet, found himself running as a candidate in the US election in 2004. It was a learning experience.

Two small towns cast their ballots just after midnight as US election day begins
# Election Day
# Election Day

Two small towns cast their ballots just after midnight as US election day begins

Nov 3rd 2020, 7:01 AM 28,450 Views 32 Comments

A third community with midnight voting suspended the tradition because of coronavirus concerns.

# trump - Monday 2 November, 2020

FBI investigating after Trump supporters surround Biden campaign bus in Texas
# Election Race
# Election Race

FBI investigating after Trump supporters surround Biden campaign bus in Texas

Nov 2nd 2020, 8:50 AM 83,128 Views 123 Comments

The US President, however, has said that “these patriots did nothing wrong”.

# trump - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Trump and Biden to make final push for votes in battleground states
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Trump and Biden to make final push for votes in battleground states

Nov 1st 2020, 9:02 AM 15,349 Views 56 Comments

America goes to the polls on Tuesday.

# trump - Saturday 31 October, 2020

What's the difference between a Trump and Biden presidency for Ireland?
# US Election
# US Election

What's the difference between a Trump and Biden presidency for Ireland?

Oct 31st 2020, 9:00 PM 47,373 Views 65 Comments

Corporate tax rates, luring US pharma companies back, and regulating the tech firms – what’s in it for Ireland?

Trump and Biden crisscross Midwestern states as they enter final days of election campaigning
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Trump and Biden crisscross Midwestern states as they enter final days of election campaigning

Oct 31st 2020, 11:17 AM 17,651 Views 83 Comments

Trump was in Michigan and Biden in Iowa before they both held events in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

# trump - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Donald Trump says election is choice between 'super-recovery' and 'Biden depression'
# Campaign Trial
# Campaign Trial

Donald Trump says election is choice between 'super-recovery' and 'Biden depression'

Oct 29th 2020, 6:43 AM 16,326 Views 39 Comments

The pair will both head to Florida today as they attempt to chase votes in the state.

# trump - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Melania Trump criticises Biden and Democrats in first solo campaign stop
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Melania Trump criticises Biden and Democrats in first solo campaign stop

Oct 28th 2020, 8:24 AM 60,016 Views 65 Comments

The First Lady defended Donald Trump’s record on Covid-19.

# trump - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Biden insists he'll tackle virus as Trump pushes 'super-recovery'
# Getting There
# Getting There

Biden insists he'll tackle virus as Trump pushes 'super-recovery'

Oct 27th 2020, 10:47 PM 24,983 Views 55 Comments

Both hopefuls are in the last days of electioneering.

# trump - Friday 23 October, 2020

Larry Donnelly: Biden did just fine, so he won the debate
# Trump V Biden
# Trump V Biden

Larry Donnelly: Biden did just fine, so he won the debate

Oct 23rd 2020, 1:00 PM 42,746 Views 86 Comments

In a much calmer debate than we’ve seen, Trump may have taken the night on points, but all Biden had to do was not mess up, and he was in the clear.

# trump - Sunday 18 October, 2020

Larry Donnelly: As we near the final phase, it seems Trump needs a miracle
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: As we near the final phase, it seems Trump needs a miracle

Oct 18th 2020, 7:30 AM 92,949 Views 90 Comments

Larry Donnelly looks at the numbers, the fact that Joe Biden is not Hillary Clinton and concludes that Donald Trump faces an uphill battle to return to the White House.

# trump - Friday 16 October, 2020

Trump heads for swing states Florida and once reliably Republican Georgia
# Campaigning
# Campaigning

Trump heads for swing states Florida and once reliably Republican Georgia

Oct 16th 2020, 10:41 PM 27,743 Views 72 Comments

A Democratic presidential candidate has not won Georgia in nearly three decades.

# trump - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Trump takes swipe at disease expert Dr Fauci over mask guidance
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Trump takes swipe at disease expert Dr Fauci over mask guidance

Oct 15th 2020, 10:15 PM 55,440 Views 80 Comments

US President Donald Trump is campaigning in North Carolina.

# trump - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Trump's Supreme Court nominee won't say whether president can pardon himself
# Amy Coney Barrett
# Amy Coney Barrett

Trump's Supreme Court nominee won't say whether president can pardon himself

Oct 14th 2020, 6:14 PM 47,456 Views 50 Comments

Amy Coney Barrett agreed that no-one is above the law on the third day of her confirmation hearing.

Twitter suspends fake 'black Trump supporter' accounts
# United States
# United States

Twitter suspends fake 'black Trump supporter' accounts

Oct 14th 2020, 7:32 AM 20,671 Views 31 Comments

Twitter suspended the identified profiles because they were deceiving users about their intention and their identity.

# trump - Monday 12 October, 2020

Trump has tested negative for Covid-19, White House doctor says
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Trump has tested negative for Covid-19, White House doctor says

Oct 12th 2020, 10:52 PM 27,662 Views 73 Comments

This comes after Trump declared over the weekend he is healthy enough to return to the campaign trial.

# trump - Saturday 10 October, 2020

The second Trump-Biden debate has been cancelled
# It's Off
# It's Off

The second Trump-Biden debate has been cancelled

Oct 10th 2020, 8:19 AM 57,559 Views 99 Comments

A bullish Donald Trump is returning to campaigning but his rival Joe Biden has labelled his behaviour “reckless”.

# trump - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Facebook removes Trump post for minimising dangers of Covid-19
# Flu
# Flu

Facebook removes Trump post for minimising dangers of Covid-19

Updated Oct 6th 2020, 9:47 PM 74,843 Views 111 Comments

The US President compares Covid-19 to the seasonal flu in the post.

# trump - Monday 5 October, 2020

'I feel better than I did 20 years ago': Trump set to leave hospital
# US Election
# US Election

'I feel better than I did 20 years ago': Trump set to leave hospital

Updated Oct 5th 2020, 10:55 PM 104,846 Views 93 Comments

The US President sent 15 block-capital tweets in 30 minutes today, followed by a later tweet about yesterday’s waving to supporters.

Health officials contacting over 200 people who attended Trump fundraiser hours before he announced he had Covid-19
# Contact Tracing
# Contact Tracing

Health officials contacting over 200 people who attended Trump fundraiser hours before he announced he had Covid-19

Oct 5th 2020, 8:06 AM 25,898 Views 19 Comments

Controversy has been mounting over the possibility the US President might have exposed numerous others to the virus.

# trump - Friday 2 October, 2020

Joe Biden tests negative for Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Joe Biden tests negative for Covid-19

Oct 2nd 2020, 5:38 PM 21,021 Views 42 Comments

US President Donald Trump earlier confirmed he has tested positive for Covid-19.

Larry Donnelly: Trump has the virus, but before he tested positive, we had the worst debate ever
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Larry Donnelly: Trump has the virus, but before he tested positive, we had the worst debate ever

Oct 2nd 2020, 12:53 PM 34,473 Views 46 Comments

Larry Donnelly looks at the state of the US election after this week’s ‘shameful’ debate, in the wake of the news about Trump and FLOTUS.

# trump - Monday 28 September, 2020

Five things we've learned about Donald Trump's tax affairs
# Tax Returns
# Tax Returns

Five things we've learned about Donald Trump's tax affairs

Sep 28th 2020, 11:52 AM 48,383 Views 117 Comments

The US President has been waging a legal battle to keep his tax returns hidden, but the New York Times has published details.

# trump - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Who exactly is Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett and what happens next?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Who exactly is Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett and what happens next?

Sep 27th 2020, 7:57 AM 47,291 Views 60 Comments

At the age of 48, she would be the youngest justice on the current court if confirmed.

# trump - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Sep 26th 2020, 7:13 AM 36,985 Views 76 Comments

Barrett, of Indiana, was at the White House at least twice this week.

# trump - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Crowd members chant 'vote him out' as Trump pays respects to Ruth Bader Ginsburg
# Heckled
# Heckled

Crowd members chant 'vote him out' as Trump pays respects to Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 24th 2020, 6:46 PM 38,031 Views 83 Comments

Donald Trump was heckled as he stood near the coffin of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Trump again refuses to commit to peaceful transfer of power if he loses election
# US Election
# US Election

Trump again refuses to commit to peaceful transfer of power if he loses election

Sep 24th 2020, 7:02 AM 42,274 Views 130 Comments

Trump has for several months been pressing a campaign against mail-in voting by tweeting and speaking out against it.

# trump - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Trump set to announce Supreme Court pick on Saturday as Republicans eye quick confirmation
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Trump set to announce Supreme Court pick on Saturday as Republicans eye quick confirmation

Sep 23rd 2020, 6:44 AM 14,274 Views 33 Comments

Democrats argue that any Senate vote should be delayed until after the November election.

# trump - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Larry Donnelly: The country of my birth is broken. Can it be fixed?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: The country of my birth is broken. Can it be fixed?

Sep 20th 2020, 7:30 AM 40,192 Views 37 Comments

Larry Donnelly says based on recent events in his home country, it’s hard to argue that America is still the ‘land of opportunity’.

# trump - Saturday 19 September, 2020

'An American hero': Tributes paid to women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg
# Notorious Rbg
# Notorious Rbg

'An American hero': Tributes paid to women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 19th 2020, 7:24 AM 31,334 Views 43 Comments

The US justice died from complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer.