Here’s What Trump’s Coronavirus Executive Orders Do And Don’t Accomplish | WALL STREET MEETS WASHINGTON Clips

Directs Housing and Urban Development and the Department of Health and Human Services to identify Americans having trouble making their rent or mortgage payments on time and direct aid to them Defers the payroll tax cut through the end of the year Supplements the states’ unemployment insurance extension extended to people who lost their jobs […]

Trump Cleans Up Congress’ Stimulus Disaster And Lights A Fire Under China | WALL STREET MEETS WASHINGTON EP. 18

Prior to starting his own firm, Omeed was a Managing Director and the Global Head of the Hedge Fund Advisory Business at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Omeed was also the founder and head of the Emerging Manager Program within the Global Equities business. In this capacity, Omeed was charged with selecting both established and […]

Trump: ‘George Washington Would Have Had A Hard Time Beating Me’ Before Coronavirus

Trump’s approval rating hit what was at that time an all-time high at the end of February, per Real Clear Politics’ polling average. Following the Senate voting down his impeachment, 46.3% approved of the president’s job in office, compared to 50.6% who disapproved. At press time, RCP listed Trump’s approval rating at 43% with 54.9% […]

Ex-Washington running back Derrius Guice accused of choking girlfriend ‘until she was unconscious’: report

“I talked with the players yesterday and basically told them I made a decision I thought was in the best interest of our organization,” coach Ron Rivera said. “If it was the right decision, we will benefit from it. If it’s not, it will be on me. I will take full responsibility as we go […]

Gavin Newsom, Kamala Harris, Nancy Pelosi get Democratic convention speaking slots

The schedule is organized with themes for each day. Monday will feature a range of political perspectives including Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, an independent, and former Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a Republican, as well as former first lady Michelle Obama. The theme is unity.

CDC team is at federal immigration facility to address virus

“After pushing for months, I’m relieved to see this necessary — and long overdue — action,” Northam told the Post in a statement. “I will continue to advocate for the health and safety of all in our Commonwealth, regardless of immigration status.”

Kamala Harris, Biden’s running mate, spent career breaking barriers

“As unacceptable as this problem is — I know we can fix it,” Harris said in her inaugural speech. “In San Francisco, we threatened the parents of truants with prosecution, and truancy dropped 32 percent. So, we are putting parents on notice. If you fail in your responsibility to your kids, we are going to […]

The history of the women nominated for vice president

Next week at the Democratic National Convention, Harris will become the third woman to accept the nomination for vice president of a major party. In 2008, then-Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin was the Republican vice presidential nominee, and in 1984, then-Rep. Geraldine Ferraro of New York, a Democrat, was the first woman to be on a […]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s smoke and mirrors on executive orders

Under White House orders, federal health agencies and the Defense Department are carrying out a plan to deliver 300 million vaccine doses on a compressed timeline. That will happen only after the Food and Drug Administration determines that one or more vaccines are safe and effective. Several candidates are being tested.

School year like no other launches with chaos coast to coast

Burwell, who was health and human services secretary during the Obama administration, said the trajectory of the pandemic now dictates caution. She said she spent weeks gathering facts and enduring many sleepless nights before deciding to shift course. Now she’s pledging to make it work.