Gillibrand: Trump's Unwillingness to Act and Lead Has 'Put Us Behind by Months'


Thursday on MSNBC, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said President Donald Trump had put America “behind by months in preparation” on the coronavirus pandemic because of his unwillingness to act and lead.

Pennsylvania Planned Parenthood Open ‘for Abortion Services Only’

Planned Parenthood in Pennsylvania has dropped its in-person birth control and STI services, stating its clinics are open “for abortion services only.”

Birx: Because of China, 'We Didn't Know How Contagious' Coronavirus Is

During a town hall on the Fox News Channel on Thursday, Dr. Deborah Birx stated that due to holes in the data reported by China, “we didn’t know how contagious” coronavirus was. Birx said, “At the time, when this virus

Residents: 'Nobody in Wuhan Believes the Official Numbers' of Coronavirus Deaths

Multiple reports published on Wednesday quoting residents of Wuhan, China, the city where the coronavirus pandemic originated, found extreme skepticism among locals that the Communist Party’s official coronavirus death toll truly reflects the disease’s impact on the community.

Watch: Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Defends Deeming Churches 'Essential'

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) defended deeming churches as “essential” in his stay-at-home order, telling reporters during Thursday’s press conference that the government does not have the authority to close a church and adding that they play an important role, particularly “in times like this.”

Donald Trump Invokes the Defense Production Act Against 3M for Medical Masks

“We hit 3M hard today after seeing what they were doing with their Masks,” Trump wrote. “Big surprise to many in government as to what they were doing – will have a big price to pay!”

Fauci: All States Should Have Stay at Home Orders, Won't Get Into Federalism Issue on National Order

During a town hall on CNN on Thursday, Dr. Anthony Fauci stated that he doesn’t understand why some states don’t have stay at home orders, and stated that he didn’t want to get into the federalism issue with regards to

DNC Postpones Party's Convention Until August 17

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) is rescheduling the party’s convention to August 17 due to the global coronavirus pandemic.

Pelosi: Trump Didn't Want to 'Face the Reality' of Coronavirus — 'Denial and that Delay Cost Lives'

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and President Donald Trump’s attempt to blame impeachment for any delays in the response to the coronavirus pandemic is meant to distract from the president not wanting face “reality.”

Mike Rowe Questions Rising College Costs As Classes Move Online

Television presenter Mike Rowe questioned the rising cost of attending college during a recent appearance on Fox News. Rowe contrasted rising tuition costs with the nation’s recent adoption of online learning technology in response to the ongoing Wuhan coronavirus pandemic.

OANN's Chanel Rion: WH Press Sec Stephanie Grisham Invited Me Back to Briefing Room

Chanel Rion, OANN’s White House correspondent, said Thursday that White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham invited her to attend the day’s White House coronavirus task force briefing after she was barred by White House Correspondents’ Association for allegedly breaching social distancing guidelines.

Nolte: WHCA Boots OANN from White House Briefings to Protect ‘Public Safety’

One question I would like to ask the WHCA is why ban OANN as a whole and not just this particular reporter? Why ban the entire network?

CBO Expects Economy to Contract 7% in Second Quarter

The Congressional Budget Office said Thursday that the U.S. economy will shrink by 7 percent in second quarter of this year. “If that happened, the decline in the annualized growth rate reported by the Bureau of Economic Analysis would be about four

Schumer: Trump Needs Production and Distribution Czar, Navarro 'Not Up to the Job'

On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “OutFront,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) called for President Trump to put one individual in charge of both the production and distribution of needed supplies and stated that White House Trade Adviser Peter Navarro

Donald Trump Spars with Fox News Reporter John Roberts

Trump sparred with Fox News reporter John Roberts on Wednesday. “That turned out to be a false story … what are you working for, CNN?” Trump asked Roberts.

Trump: 'We're Not Going to Have Farms' Without H-2A Foreign Visa Workers

President Trump says he has committed to American farmers to continue admitting large numbers of H-2A foreign visa workers to take agricultural jobs even as jobless claims are set to climb above 3.3 million in the midst of the Chinese coronavirus crisis. 

Israel Ranked As Safest Country To Be In During Pandemic

TEL AVIV – Israel was ranked the safest country to be in during the pandemic, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office said in a statement citing statistics from the Deep Knowledge Group (DKG).

Joe Biden, Democrat Leaders Suggest Canceling Nominating Convention

Joe Biden and Democrat leaders are pushing to postpone or cancel the party’s nominating convention, a move that could ensure the former vice president becomes the stand bearer with limited opposition. 

IHME Model Estimates 93,765 U.S. Coronavirus Deaths

The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) model cited by White House Coronavirus Task Force officials has increased its projections of the number of coronavirus deaths in the United States by August 4 to 93,765.

Schiff: Impeachment Claim an Acknowledgement Trump 'Screwed Up' Coronavirus Response

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), one of the House impeachment managers of the impeachment of President Donald Trump, said those blaming impeachment for Trump’s delayed reaction to the coronavirus pandemic were acknowledging “the administration screwed up this response.”

Delingpole: UK Government Lockdown Policy May Be Based on Dodgy Modelling

Britain’s drastic lockdown policy may be based on a flawed and unreliable model devised by a scientist with a track record of failure.

China Must Be Obeyed: Huawei Warns U.S. Against New Trade Restrictions

Chinese tech giant Huawei forecast Tuesday that 2020 will be its toughest year ever due to American trade restrictions and warned the U.S. not to instigate any trade restrictions lest they invoke the wrath of the Communist Chinese government.

Coronavirus Shutdown: At Least One Million Jobs Lost in Europe in Two Weeks

The European Union has lost at least one million jobs since leaders across the bloc locked down their countries in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus Threat: Dock Workers Refuse to Unload Chinese Cargo Ship

Upwards of 60 Australian longshoremen were stood down Tuesday after they refused to unload a container ship from China.

Just Kidding! Historic UK Town Invaded by Goats After Streets Left Abandoned During Lockdown

A British seaside resort town has been invaded by long-haired Kashmiri goats who are taking advantage of the empty streets. 

Thailand: Monks Use YouTube for Sanitary Mask Making Techniques

Buddhist monks in Thailand have recently been spotted wearing custom sanitary masks and shields while collecting alms, in their attempt to protect themselves from the Chinese coronavirus, Thai media reports revealed Tuesday.

Purchase Mortgage Applications Crash 24 Percent Annually

Buying a home is hard to do in ‘stay at home’ America. Refinancing applications, however, soared on lower interest rates.

Small Businesses Hit Hardest In Private Payroll Report

The ADP report showed overall private payrolls falling by just 27,000, far fewer than the 125,000 decline forecast.

Medics Who Speak out About Protective Equipment Shortages 'Threatened' by Hospitals

Doctors and nurses working for the United Kingdom’s socialised healthcare system have been warned that they could lose their jobs for sharing information about medical equipment shortages during the coronavirus pandemic.

Tom Cotton Skipped Hours of Impeachment Trial to Talk Coronavirus with Trump Admin

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AK) skipped several hours of the impeachment trial to talk to members of the administration about coronavirus, a new report says — further proof impeachment distracted most of Congress at a crucial time.