Staunch Trump Supporter Marjorie Taylor Greene Wins GOP Primary in Georgia

Marjorie Taylor Greene, a businesswoman who drew ire for controversial comments about minorities and raised eyebrows for her vocal support for the QAnon movement, has won the Republican nomination for Georgia’s 14th Congressional District. Greene beat neurosurgeon John Cowan to clinch the win on Tuesday and will face Democrat Kevin Van Ausdal in the Nov. […]

Payroll Tax Deferral Could Add $40 Billion a Month to Americans’ Paychecks: Analysts

JPMorgan Chase analysts said in a new research note that President Donald Trump’s decision to halt payroll taxes could add about $40 billion a month to the paychecks of Americans. Over the weekend, Trump signed took executive to defer payroll taxes that pay for Social Security and Medicare from Sept. 1 until Dec. 31 for […]

Trump Signals Commitment to Pence After Biden Picks Harris

President Donald Trump on Tuesday signaled he’s keeping Vice President Mike Pence as his running mate after presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden announced his selection of Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.). “I like Vice President Mike Pence much better. He is solid as a rock. He’s been a fantastic vice president. He’s done everything you […]

Trump Announces Deal With Moderna for 100 Million Doses of Potential CCP Virus Vaccine

The Trump administration has struck a deal with Massachusetts-based drugmaker Moderna to secure 100 million doses of its potential CCP virus vaccine. “This evening I’m pleased to announce that we have reached an agreement with Moderna to manufacture and deliver 100 million doses of their coronavirus vaccine candidate. The federal government will own these vaccine […]

Trump Still Wants Second Round of Stimulus Checks: White House

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said President Donald Trump still wants to distribute $1,200 stimulus payments to Americans. “The White House is still motivated,” she reporters on Monday when she was asked about whether the administration is interested in coming to an agreement on the next stimulus bill. “The president would love to see […]

Trump Calls on NFL, NBA Players to Stand During National Anthem

President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on sports players to stand for the national anthem, disclosing that he hopes the NFL season doesn’t start if players kneel during the song. NFL executives, players, and others “want to open and they want to open badly and they’ve been working with government,” Trump said. “I would say […]

Trump Says ‘Great’ Bond With China’s Xi Changed After COVID-19

WASHINGTON—U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said his relationship with Chinese leader Xi Jinping has frayed in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic and that he has not spoken to the Chinese leader in a long time. “I used to have a very good relationship with him,” Trump told Fox Sports Radio in an […]

US ‘Deeply Troubled’ by Arrest of HK Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai: O’Brien

The United States is “deeply troubled” by the arrest of Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai, White House National Security Adviser Richard O’Brien said in a statement on Aug. 10. Hong Kong police arrested Lai, a strident critic of the Chinese communist regime, on Monday, along with two of his sons, Lai Gin-yan and Chow […]

Trump: Not Clear If Shooting Suspect Near White House Had Bad Intentions

President Donald Trump on Monday was abruptly escorted from a daily press conference at the White House, only to return to say that there was a shooting outside the building. He wasn’t sure if the incident was connected to him and wasn’t sure if the person who was shot had ill intentions. “It might not […]

Trump Abruptly Escorted From Briefing Following Shooting Outside White House

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump was abruptly escorted by a U.S. Secret Service agent out of the White House briefing room as he was beginning a coronavirus briefing Monday afternoon. He returned minutes later, saying there was a “shooting” outside the White House that was “under control.” “There was an actual shooting and somebody’s been taken to […]