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# trump - Yesterday’s News

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

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

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

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

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

Twitter suspends fake 'black Trump supporter' accounts

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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

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

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?

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

The US justice died from complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer.

# trump - Friday 18 September, 2020

Trump heats up culture wars as he appeals to voters in Wisconsin

Trump has hinged his election campaign on core supporters rather than focusing on winning over a narrow slice of undecided voters.

# trump - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Larry Donnelly: It's now 'Game On' in the Biden vs Trump race

Larry Donnelly says we are in a crucial phase of the US election cycle and if the Democrats don’t tackle Trump’s fear-based message, they could be in trouble.

# trump - Saturday 5 September, 2020

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

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

# trump - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Trump refuses to condemn killing of two protesters by 17-year-old in Kenosha

Three people were shot during the protest over the police shooting of Jacob Blake.

# trump - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Trump brands protesters ‘thugs’ at New Hampshire rally

The US president claims he is the only thing standing between ‘democracy and the mob’, and said ‘no-one is safe’ in an America under Joe Biden.

# trump - Thursday 27 August, 2020

From The42 NBA postpones another round of games, eyes Friday restart Jacob Blake

NBA postpones another round of games, eyes Friday restart

Donald Trump, meanwhile, says he doesn’t know much about the protest and criticised the league’s TV ratings.

# trump - Monday 24 August, 2020

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app

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

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

# trump - Thursday 20 August, 2020

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

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

# trump - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

US Postal Service halts changes blamed for slowing delivery until after the November election

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy has been under intense pressure from Congress amid the reforms he has been implementing.

# trump - Monday 17 August, 2020

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

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

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

# trump - Sunday 16 August, 2020

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

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

# trump - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Trump sets deadline for TikTok owner to sell US assets

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

# trump - Friday 14 August, 2020

TikTok ban in US to be challenged

The company and its US employees are planning to take Donald Trump’s administration to court.

# trump - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Larry Donnelly: American politics is in a bad state and the TV networks aren't helping

Donnelly dismays at the polarised and simplistic discussion of politics in the US from all media sources, not just Fox News.

# trump - Friday 7 August, 2020

Commission rejects Donald Trump’s request for early debate with Joe Biden

An independent commission said both candidates had agreed to participate in the three scheduled debates.

# trump - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Social media giants Facebook and Twitter take action against Trump misinformation online

Facebook removed a post from the president while Twitter blocked a Trump campaign account.

# trump - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Trump says US generals 'feel' Beirut explosion was an 'attack', despite no evidence

Lebanese officials say they have not determined the cause of the explosion.

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