Trump Visits Florida for Campaign Fundraiser Amid Pandemic, Hurricane Isaias Threat

President Donald Trump is taking a Friday swing through Florida, a state critical to his reelection prospects and bracketed by two storms — one now bringing daily records on COVID-19 deaths and the other forming just to the south in the form of Hurricane Isaias. Trump will hold a campaign event with Florida sheriffs in … Read more Trump Visits Florida for Campaign Fundraiser Amid Pandemic, Hurricane Isaias Threat

Trump Walks Back Suggestion to Delay Election Amid Criticism from Both Parties

President Donald Trump has walked back his startling suggestion that Election Day should be postponed amid searing criticism from both parties — now saying his idea wasn’t about undermining the foundation of American democracy but simply ensuring results were ready in a timely fashion. “Do I want to see a date change? No. But I … Read more Trump Walks Back Suggestion to Delay Election Amid Criticism from Both Parties

Trump Pushes Voter Fraud Claims With Mail-In Ballots After Suggesting Delay to Election

President Donald Trump has walked back his startling suggestion that Election Day should be postponed amid searing criticism from both parties — now saying his idea wasn’t about undermining the foundation of American democracy but simply ensuring results were ready in a timely fashion. “Do I want to see a date change? No. But I … Read more Trump Pushes Voter Fraud Claims With Mail-In Ballots After Suggesting Delay to Election

Feds Will Withdraw From Downtown Portland Following Agreement, Says Oregon Governor Kate Brown

The Trump administration has struck a deal with Oregon to end weeks of clashes between federal officers and protesters in downtown Portland that President Donald Trump has made a focus of his re-election campaign. But Federal and state officials gave seemingly conflicting accounts of the agreement amid continuing protests in the city over police brutality … Read more Feds Will Withdraw From Downtown Portland Following Agreement, Says Oregon Governor Kate Brown

US AG Barr tells Congress violent US protests must be stopped

United States Attorney General William Barr has defended the harsh tactics of federal law enforcement against anti-racism protests in US cities and denied accusations he intervened in criminal cases to help President Donald Trump’s allies. He testified at a congressional committee on Tuesday and faced heavy criticism for sending federal agents into cities to quash … Read more US AG Barr tells Congress violent US protests must be stopped

Barr defends federal law enforcement response to protests during House testimony

In a hearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday, Attorney General William Barr denied accusations by House Democrats that he is doing President Trump’s bidding by intervening in high-profile cases and sending federal agents into U.S. cities. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for … Read more Barr defends federal law enforcement response to protests during House testimony

George Floyd protests were ‘hijacked’ by ‘rioters and anarchists’, Barr tells Congress

US Attorney General William Barr on Tuesday strongly defended sending federal law enforcement officers to quell protests in Portland and rejected allegations he was trying to boost President Donald Trump’s reelection prospects.  Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to … Read more George Floyd protests were ‘hijacked’ by ‘rioters and anarchists’, Barr tells Congress

House Committee Presses Barr on Claims of Election Interference, Mail-In Voter Fraud

Attorney General William Barr is defending the aggressive federal law enforcement response to civil unrest in America, saying “violent rioters and anarchists have hijacked legitimate protests” sparked by George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police. Barr will tell members of the House Judiciary Committee at a much-anticipated hearing on Tuesday that the violence … Read more House Committee Presses Barr on Claims of Election Interference, Mail-In Voter Fraud

Barr Defends Trump’s Violent Clearing of Lafayette Square for Bible Photo-Op

Attorney General William Barr sought to defend the Trump administration’s aggressive federal law enforcement response to civil unrest in America before a House committee Tuesday. Testifying before the House Judiciary Committee, Barr was questioned about the U.S. Park Police’s violent clearing of protesters from Lafayette Square last month without apparent provocation or adequate warning. President … Read more Barr Defends Trump’s Violent Clearing of Lafayette Square for Bible Photo-Op

Attorney General William Barr Testifies Before the House Judiciary Committee

(July 28) Attorney General William Barr is defending the aggressive federal law enforcement response to civil unrest in America, saying “violent rioters and anarchists have hijacked legitimate protests” sparked by George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police. Barr will tell members of the House Judiciary Committee at a much-anticipated hearing on Tuesday that … Read more Attorney General William Barr Testifies Before the House Judiciary Committee

Rep. Jeffries Slams Barr’s ‘Inaccurate’ Praise of Trump’s Covid-19 Response

Attorney General William Barr is defending the aggressive federal law enforcement response to civil unrest in America, saying “violent rioters and anarchists have hijacked legitimate protests” sparked by George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police. Barr will tell members of the House Judiciary Committee at a much-anticipated hearing on Tuesday that the violence … Read more Rep. Jeffries Slams Barr’s ‘Inaccurate’ Praise of Trump’s Covid-19 Response

Barr Tells Rep. Bass He’s Not Familiar With Elijah McClain Case in Colorado

Attorney General William Barr is defending the aggressive federal law enforcement response to civil unrest in America, saying “violent rioters and anarchists have hijacked legitimate protests” sparked by George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police. Barr will tell members of the House Judiciary Committee at a much-anticipated hearing on Tuesday that the violence … Read more Barr Tells Rep. Bass He’s Not Familiar With Elijah McClain Case in Colorado

Barr Says He Doesn’t Believe There Is Systemic Racism in Police Departments

Attorney General William Barr is defending the aggressive federal law enforcement response to civil unrest in America, saying “violent rioters and anarchists have hijacked legitimate protests” sparked by George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police. Barr will tell members of the House Judiciary Committee at a much-anticipated hearing on Tuesday that the violence … Read more Barr Says He Doesn’t Believe There Is Systemic Racism in Police Departments

Barr Defends Handling of Cases of Trump Associates Roger Stone and Michael Flynn

Attorney General William Barr is defending the aggressive federal law enforcement response to civil unrest in America, saying “violent rioters and anarchists have hijacked legitimate protests” sparked by George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police. Barr will tell members of the House Judiciary Committee at a much-anticipated hearing on Tuesday that the violence … Read more Barr Defends Handling of Cases of Trump Associates Roger Stone and Michael Flynn

Barr Denounces Portland Protests as ‘An Assault on the Government’

Attorney General William Barr is defending the aggressive federal law enforcement response to civil unrest in America, saying “violent rioters and anarchists have hijacked legitimate protests” sparked by George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police. Barr will tell members of the House Judiciary Committee at a much-anticipated hearing on Tuesday that the violence … Read more Barr Denounces Portland Protests as ‘An Assault on the Government’