This is a national tragedy. There is no other way to describe it. I’m surprised the teams were still able to motivate themselves to play after this. Here’s another angle. It’s the worst day in sports since this.
11:00 am || Presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Jim Ryun; Blue Room 3:00 pm || Delivers remarks and signs executive orders on lowering drug prices; South Court Auditorium 4:30 pm || Departs White House 6:05 pm || Arrives Bedminster, New Jersey All times Eastern
President Trump today said he is canceling the Republican convention, acknowledging that the raging pandemic in Florida had made it unsafe. Trump spoke to reporters at the White House: I looked at my team and I said, the timing for this event is not right. It’s just not right with what’s happened recently, the flareup in Florida, to have a big convention, it’s not the
According to USA Today: Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former attorney, will be released to home confinement after a federal judge in New York found that he was sent back to prison as a retaliatory act over his decision to write a tell-all book about his former employer. “I cannot believe fairly that it was not in purpose … to stop his exercise of First
Auntie Maxine thinks President Trump is getting in some practice for establishing a dictatorship if he loses the election. She told Joy Reid on MSNBC: It has been suggested that this is a trial run for the president of the United States, who may be organizing to not accept what happens when we have the election. If he’s not elected, is he going to pull
President Trump is abandoning his demand for a payroll tax cut to be included as part of the next coronavirus relief package, according to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Trump was almost alone in calling for the cut, even among Republicans. It does appear, though that some kind of direct payment to taxpayers will be included in the package instead. Mnuchin said the payroll tax cut
President Trump said Wednesday he is so comfortable with the idea of kids returning to school that he would send his own child. I do wish Trump would not comment on the young people in his family. It gives the press what they think is license to report on them and go after them in ways Trump and Melania will not want. But, that’s up
Incredibly, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot didn’t dismiss the action out of hand. I guess because now she figures she can try to get President Trump to share the blame if things don’t get better. Not, I’m sure, out of the goodness of her heart. According to the Chicago Tribune: “Perhaps no citizens have suffered more from the menace of violent crime than the wonderful people
Scheduled for 5:30 pm ET.