Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

President Trump Declares National Emergency As Coronavirus Pandemic Grows

Friday, March 13, 2020

The move frees up as much as $50 billion to help states deal with the crisis. But Trump overstated the readiness of a website to help anxious people find testing.

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In Reversal, Trump Administration Now Urges Agencies To Allow Telework

Friday, March 13, 2020

The coronavirus has led many employers to tell their workers to telework. But the federal government has sent mixed messages.

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Trump Defends Travel Ban, Says Stock Market Will Bounce Back

Thursday, March 12, 2020

President Trump brushed off concerns about the plunge in the stock market after he announced new restrictions for European travelers.

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Coronavirus FAQ: The U.S. Ban On Travel From Europe, Explained

Thursday, March 12, 2020

President Trump announced a ban on foreign nationals entering the United States. American citizens and permanent residents returning from a select list of countries are exempt from the restrictions.

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NIH Official Urges Vigilance On Coronavirus As White House Floats Economic Proposals

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

"As a nation, we can't be doing the kinds of things we were doing a few months ago," NIH official Anthony Fauci said. President Trump and Vice President Pence are discussing options with lawmakers.

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Secret Service Ready To Protect Biden And Sanders, But It Hasn't Been Asked

Saturday, March 07, 2020

An incident on Super Tuesday has raised questions about why the agency isn't protecting the Democratic presidential candidates.

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Trump Says He Still Has To Shake Hands, Despite Coronavirus Concerns

Thursday, March 05, 2020

At a town hall Thursday evening, he contradicted health officials' advice to avoid the traditional greeting.

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Sanders Wins California, Largest Super Tuesday Prize, Fueled By Latino Vote

Wednesday, March 04, 2020

Bernie Sanders was always expected to do well in California, with its large population of Latino voters and energized progressives. On Tuesday, he lived up to those expectations.

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Off The Record: Trump Administration Criticized For How It Keeps Documents

Monday, February 24, 2020

Activists say the White House has failed to keep notes of the president's meetings with foreign leaders, and that immigration records could be destroyed.

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Some Fear White House Is Destroying Or Failing To Keep Public Records

Friday, February 21, 2020

Historians say the Trump administration is deliberately destroying its public record, from records documenting mistreatment of undocumented immigrants to notes from meetings with foreign leaders.

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Barr Has Considered Resigning Over Trump's Remarks

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

A spokeswoman says the attorney general has "no plans to resign," but the news adds to questions about the politicization of the Justice Department in this administration.

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Former FBI Official Andrew McCabe Won't Face Charges

Friday, February 14, 2020

McCabe, the former FBI deputy director, had been under investigation over whether he lied about a media leak.

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Attorney General Barr To Testify In House Amid Criticism Over Roger Stone Case

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

President Trump praised Barr a day after the Justice Department took the unusual step of seeking a shorter sentence for the president's ally. Four prosecutors in the case withdrew following that move.

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'I Did Nothing Wrong': Trump Defiant After Senate Acquittal

Thursday, February 06, 2020

The Senate found President Trump not guilty of the impeachment charges against him. "We went through hell, unfairly," he said in a statement at the White House.

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Rep. Jerry Nadler Says House Will Likely Subpoena John Bolton

Wednesday, February 05, 2020

The former national security adviser had said he would comply with a Senate subpoena during the impeachment trial, but the senators voted against calling witnesses.

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Senate Acquits Trump, With Romney As Sole Republican Voting Guilty

Wednesday, February 05, 2020

The Senate found President Trump not guilty on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah voted to convict Trump on only the first article of impeachment.

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Sen. Alexander Explains Decision Not To Call Witnesses In Trump Impeachment Trial

Friday, January 31, 2020

The retiring Senate Republican says there is no need for more evidence, although he says Democratic House managers proved wrongdoing.

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Senate To Vote On Impeachment Articles Wednesday

Friday, January 31, 2020

Democrats had hoped to introduce witnesses but failed to get enough Republican support. The trial now moves to a final phase, which includes a vote on whether to acquit or convict the president.

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Impeachment Trial Q&A In Final Day Before Vote On Witnesses

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Early on, Chief Justice John Roberts refused to read a question from Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. Paul's question may have identified the whistleblower whose complaint sparked the impeachment inquiry.

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Democrats Decry 'Dangerous' Foreign Interference Argument Made By Trump Lawyers

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Trump's legal team argued that accepting election information from foreign sources does not violate federal laws. Democrats called the assertion shocking.

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