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[ad_1] Guatemala’s health minister is claiming that the majority of migrants on a single deportation flight to his country carried COVID-19, and blamed deportation flights for a spike in cases. Seventy-five percent of the migrants on an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) repatriation flight to Guatemala tested positive for coronavirus, Health Minister Hugo Monroy claimed on
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[ad_1] Republican South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham slammed the World Health Organization as “incompetent” and support President Donald Trump’s decision to cut WHO’s funding. Graham discussed POTUS’s decision in a Wednesday statement after the president officially cut off United States funding for the WHO Tuesday over WHO’s contributions to China misinformation on the coronavirus pandemic.
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[ad_1] Topics in this post: coronavirus Florida A Florida man is accused of murdering a man hours after being released from jail last month over concerns about the coronavirus pandemic. Joseph Edwards Williams, 26, was arrested Monday in Tampa on charges of second-degree murder in connection with a March 20 homicide. He also faces charges
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[ad_1] People in Tokyo, Japan, watch a screen showing Japan’s prime minister declaring a state of emergency, following the coronavirus outbreak, April 7, 2020. (Naoki Ogura/Reuters) As mentioned yesterday, the general sense is that several Asian nations have handled the threat of the coronavirus more effectively than the United States has, through a variety of
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[ad_1] Posted by: R. Mitchell in Featured News, Syndicated Posts, Trump Administration, White House Watch April 14, 2020 Topics in this post: coronavirus White House Press Briefings Members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force hold a briefing to update the nation on recent developments. Live Stream of Coronavirus Task Force Briefing Content created by Conservative
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[ad_1] President Donald Trump addresses the daily coronavirus task force briefing at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 6, 2020. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) It’s quite heartening to see a sudden deference to federalism among our political media: 10th amendment https://t.co/GOwsXFltBM — Chris Cillizza (@CillizzaCNN) April 14, 2020 Cillizza is right. Donald Trump isn’t empowered to
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[ad_1] Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks during a campaign stop at Tougaloo College in Tougaloo, Miss., March 8, 2020. (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) Writing yesterday in the New York Times, columnist Michelle Goldberg exemplifies how not to opine on politics if you wish to be taken seriously by any significant percentage of your readers. “What to
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[ad_1] After the U.S. descends from the peak of the coronavirus pandemic, how the fabled return to normalcy will look remains uncertain. The White House’s guidance for extreme social distancing will expire on April 30, and President Trump has said he hopes to reopen the economy soon. But the path back to normal is unlikely
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[ad_1] Topics in this post: coronavirus featured This page will be constantly updated with the most up-to-date information available on coronavirus from the CDC, WHO, NIH and Johns Hopkins. Last Updated: 4/14/20 Coronavirus History and Timeline Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) emerged from the Wuhan Province of China on December 1, 2019. (new information reported March 15
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[ad_1] Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump during the recent summit in Helsinki. (Office of the Russian Presisdent/Kremin.ru) The G20 met in virtual session on April 10, ostensibly to address the crippling one-two punch brought on by the economic impact of coronavirus and the simultaneous collapse of the price of oil resulting from Russia and Saudi
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[ad_1] Democrats are introducing legislation that, if signed into law, would mandate the release of illegal aliens currently in detention and stop enforcement measures against a large number of aliens living unlawfully in the U.S. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker and Washington Rep. Pramila Jayapal introduced the Federal Immigrant Release for Safety and Security Together (FIRST) Act
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[ad_1] The Chinese government directive mistakenly released to the public on Friday ordered that studies relating to the origin of the coronavirus outbreak “must be strictly and tightly managed.” The directive was pulled from the public web hours after it was spotted by CNN on Friday. Republican Rep. Jim Banks of Indiana said Monday the
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[ad_1] Topics in this post: The Department of Justice In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Justice’s U.S. Trustee Program (USTP) has taken a number of steps to protect the health of the public and those involved in bankruptcy proceedings while ensuring that the bankruptcy system remains functional during the current public health
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[ad_1] A medical staff member looks on during drive-thru coronavirus testing at a screening centre in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, March 30, 2020. (Ahmed Jadallah/Reuters) As the growth rate of new coronavirus cases begins to flatten across the U.S., policymakers are planning for the next phase of the pandemic response. According to the proposal
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[ad_1] The Ruby Princess cruise ship, after allowing passengers infected with the coronavirus to disembark in Sydney the prior month, docks with crew only onboard at Port Kembla in Wollongong, Australia, April 6, 2020. (Dean Lewins/AAP Image via Reuters) An international perspective is useful in assessing America’s response to the coronavirus, both in retrospect and
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[ad_1] Abigail Thernstrom passed away late last week.  She was a friend; a longtime board member of the Center for Equal Opportunity, where I work; and an invaluable expert on a wide variety of racial and civil-rights issues. Although Abby did not begin her life, education, and career in circles friendly to conservatism (to understate
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