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Trump Sends Message to Congress on Relief

Trump has sent a message to Congress in regards to a new round of coronavirus relief, “go big or go home.” STIMULUS! Go big or go home!!! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 13, 2020 According to The Hill: President Trump urged Congress to “go big or go home” on another round of coronavirus stimulus, amid

Some GOP Upset at Trump’s Approach to COVID Aid

A new report indicated that some members of the GOP are growing frustrated with President Trump’s approach to COVID relief. According to The Hill: House Republicans are expressing frustration over President Trump’s order on Tuesday that aides end negotiations with Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on a coronavirus stimulus package, a move that some worry will hurt them in

Pelosi and Schumer Encouraged by Trump?

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer are encouraged by President Trump’s calls for increased coronavirus relief. According to The Hill: Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday they were “encouraged” after President Trump’s tweet urging Republicans to go for a larger coronavirus relief package after months of stalled negotiations. Trump’s tweet

GOP Lawmaker Breaks With Trump, Will Oppose Delaying Election

GOP Representative Adam Kinzinger has responded to President Trump’s call to possibly delay the election by reminding him that it is Congress’ authority to do so and he will not vote to delay. According to The Hill: A Republican lawmaker broke with President Trump on Thursday and said he would oppose any attempts to delay the November

Former White House Physician Ronny Jackson Wins House GOP Primary

Former White House and Trump physician Ronny Jackson has won his House GOP primary in Texas. According to Fox News: Former White House physician Ronny Jackson is a step closer to winning a seat in Congress. The AP projected on Tuesday evening that Jackson was winner of the House GOP primary runoff in Texas’ 13th Congressional District –

Trump Endorsed Senate Candidate Defeats Former AG Sessions

Trump endorsed Senate candidate Tommy Tuberville defeated former Attorney General Jeff Sessions. According to Fox News: Tommy Tuberville and President Trump were the winners in Tuesday’s Republican Senate primary runoff in Alabama. Tuberville, a first-time politician and former Auburn University football coach, defeated former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions thanks, in part, to an endorsement from the president. The Associated Press projected

China Sanctions GOP Senators Cruz and Rubio

China has placed sanctions on Senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz for their criticism of the communist regime’s human rights abuses. According to The Washington Free Beacon: In response to U.S. sanctions on party officials over the country’s treatment of Uyghur Muslims, China unleashed sanctions of its own on Sens. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) and Marco

Group of Jacksonville Attorneys Sue to Block GOP Convention

A group of attorneys from Jacksonville, Florida are suing to stop the Republican National Convention from being held in the city. According to The Hill: A group of attorneys in Jacksonville, Fla., filed a lawsuit on Wednesday to block the Republican National Convention from taking place in the city next month. The lawsuit, filed in Duval County,

Texas Pauses Reopenings After Fear of COVID-19 Takes Over

The state of Texas has decided to pause reopening as fears rise over a “spike” in COVID-19 cases. According to The Hill: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) said Thursday the state will pause its efforts to reopen the economy as the number of confirmed coronavirus infections spikes and hospitals begin to fill. Abbott has been warning of

GOP Demand Pelosi Stop Pushing Chinese Propaganda

GOP lawmakers have demanded that Nancy Pelosi stop pushing Chinese propaganda on Capitol Hill. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Republicans are challenging House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) to stop the distribution of Chinese propaganda on Capitol Hill, according to a letter exclusively obtained by the Washington Free Beacon. Rep. Jim Banks (R., Ind.), a