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Billionaire Mike Bloomberg's $100 Million To Support Joe Biden In Florida May Shape Campaign [Video]

Billionaire Mike Bloomberg's $100 Million To Support Joe Biden In Florida May Shape Campaign

Former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg's commitment of $100 million to help Joe Biden's campaign in Florida is a huge boon for Democrats and it could put President Trump on defense in a state that is..

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Trump: Defence chiefs want to keep contractors happy [Video]

Trump: Defence chiefs want to keep contractors happy

US president Donald Trump said on Monday that top Defence Department leaderswant to carry on waging wars in order to keep defence contractors “happy." MrTrump continues to fight allegations that he..

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A Judge Ruled The Justice Department Can’t Take Over Trump’s Defense Against E. Jean Carroll’s Defamation Lawsuit

The ruling means Trump must continue to personally defend against writer E. Jean Carroll’s claim that he lied when he denied raping her...
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Biden goes on offense in Georgia while Trump plays defense in the Midwest

Georgia, where Biden will make two stops on Tuesday, has increasingly become a draw for Democrats in recent years, as turnout increases among Black voters and the Atlanta suburbs tilt away from the GOP
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With Trump on defense in key states, some nervous Democrats quietly contemplate a Biden landslide.

Despite the ghosts of 2016, some Democrats are allowing themselves to contemplate a Biden victory big enough to reorder the nation’s politics. - Published

Ten NATO members now meet 2% defense spending benchmark, but not Germany

ten nato members now meet 2% defense spending benchmark, but not germany
STUTTGART, Germany — Military spending among the U.S.’s allies in Europe and Canada increased for the sixth consecutive year in 2020 as one-third of member states reached a key alliance benchmark,..
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With the South Changing, Trump Is Forced to Play Defense

President Trump is campaigning in a traditionally conservative region in Georgia amid rising prospects of Democratic strength in the South. Here’s the latest. - Published

Trump on defense, courting voters in two must-win states

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Trump, not Biden, tortured by probes and queries

As the incumbent, President Donald Trump might be better off playing some defense. Maybe he could justify to the public how his policies on China and Iran have worked.  
Newsday - Published

Democrats call out Trump's defense secretary for not committing to keep the US military out of the election

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley has been more direct in his answers, saying there is "zero" role for the US military.
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Fighting in swing states, Trump also forced to play defense

President Donald Trump is being forced to play Electoral College defense with a trip to Iowa, a state he won handily in 2016 but where Democrat Joe Biden is making a late push before the Nov. 3 vote.
Denver Post - Published

Joe Biden Logs Biggest Polling Lead Yet and Has Donald Trump On the Defense

joe biden logs biggest polling lead yet and has donald trump on the defense
This article is part of the The DC Brief, TIME’s politics newsletter. Sign up here to get stories like this sent to your inbox every weekday. Even before his COVID-19 diagnosis, this is not the fall..
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Trump on defense after NYT publishes tax info, says he is 'entitled' to credits 'like everyone else'

President Trump on Monday defended his tax history, saying that he paid “millions of dollars” to the Internal Revenue Service, and touted his “impressive” financial statements and willingness.. - Published

With five weeks left, Trump plays defense in states he won in 2016

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Trump's 'very fine people' comment convinced Biden to run against him, former congressman says

Steve Israel, who is advising the Biden campaign on Middle East policy, tells Haaretz that Trump's defense of white supremacists in Charlottesville is what got Biden join the presidential race
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Billionaire Mike Bloomberg’s $100 Million To Support Joe Biden In Florida May Shape Campaign

Billionaire Mike Bloomberg's commitment of $100 million to help Joe Biden's campaign in Florida is a huge boon for Democrats and it could put President Trump on defense in a state that is critical to.. - Published

Dershowitz Files $300M Libel Lawsuit Against CNN

Retired Harvard University Law Professor Alan Dershowitz is suing CNN for $300 million for libel, reports Law & Crime.The lawsuit argues CNN painted Dershowitz, a member of Trump's defense team, as an..
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Jake Tapper Calls Out Trump’s Defense of Pandemic Comments: ‘He Tries to Invoke Panic All the Time… His Whole Argument is Panic!’

President *Donald Trump* has said for the past few days that his rationale for downplaying the seriousness of the coronavirus early on during the pandemic was that he didn't want to cause panic. CNN's..
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Trump: 'I Didn't Lie,' Questioning Why I Did Is 'Disgraceful'

President Donald Trump doubled down on his defense that he downplayed the coronavirus' severity in order to keep Americans calm during a Thursday press briefing at the White House.
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Justice Department moves to defend Trump in rape accuser's defamation suit

In an unprecedented move, the Justice Department is intervening to take over President Trump's defense in a defamation lawsuit brought by writer E. Jean Carroll, who has accused him of rape. The..
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Justice Dept. Intervenes To Take Over Trump's Defense In Defamation Lawsuit

E. Jean Carroll, who has accused the president of rape, is suing Trump for defamation after he called her a liar. The Justice Dept. argues Trump's remarks were made as part of his official duties.
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Trump, who put a lobbyist in charge of the Pentagon, blasts DOD for wanting to keep contractors 'happy'

Defense Secretary Mark Esper, whom Trump appointed, was defense contractor Raytheon Co.’s chief Washington lobbyist before he became Army secretary in 2017
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REPORT: Trump Considering Replacing Defense Secretary Mark Esper With Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie

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Prosecutors, Defense Lawyers Offer Conflicting Portrayal of Kenosha Shooter

President Donald Trump came to the defense of Kyle Rittenhouse, the 17-year-old charged with killing two protesters and wounding a third in Kenosha, Wisconsin
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President Trump Reportedly Considers Replacing Defense Sec. Mark Esper

president trump reportedly considers replacing defense sec. mark esper
Watch VideoPresident Trump could replace Defense Secretary Mark Esper after the election according to multiple reports. Esper and the president have split on several issues in recent..
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Trump Might Replace Defense Secretary Esper After Election

Defense Secretary Mark Esper is on the hot seat with President Donald Trump, sources told Bloomberg. And, while Trump intends to replace Esper after the election, according to sources, the defense..
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Congress defies Trump veto threat on Confederate base names

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Thursday joined the House in defying a veto threat from President Donald Trump to approve defense legislation that would remove the names of Confederate officers from..
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Virus Surge Brings Calls for Trump to Invoke Defense Production Act

Experts say the law could be more actively used to secure medical supplies, but the Trump administration’s reluctance has left states and medical providers in “chaos.” - Published

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