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Trump suggests U.S. shouldn’t bail out Democratic-run states

President Donald Trump suggested on Monday that federal money shouldn’t be used to aid states and cities run by Democrats, as he met with governors seeking billions of dollars in coronavirus assistance.

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‘The Postal Service is a joke’: Trump threatens to block loan if agency doesn’t raise prices

President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to deny a loan for the U.S. Postal Service if it doesn’t raise prices for delivering packages.

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Trump says he’s ordered Navy to destroy Iranian gunboats ‘if they harass our ships’

President Donald Trump warned Iran on Wednesday that he’d ordered the U.S. Navy to destroy any Iranian ships that “harass our ships at sea,” one week after close encounters between vessels from the two nations.

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Trump calls for plan to support oil, gas industries as prices tumble

President Donald Trump in a tweet on Tuesday said he’s instructed his Treasury and Energy Secretaries to craft a plan to make financial relief available to U.S. oil and gas developers “so that these very important companie...

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‘Liberate’ Democratic-run states with stay-at-home orders, Trump urges

President Donald Trump on Friday appeared to take sides with protesters who are angry with stay-at-home orders in three Democratic-run states, tweeting “liberate” about each one.

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Trump discusses coronavirus response with G-7 leaders, governors as he readies reopening guidelines

President Donald Trump on Thursday discussed his administration’s coronavirus pandemic response with world leaders, U.S. governors, and lawmakers as he prepares to announce guidelines for states to follow on reopening thei...

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Trump huddles with business leaders on reopening country

President Donald Trump is meeting by phone Wednesday with executives from diverse sectors of Corporate America, as part of a newly created effort to solicit options for reopening the U.S. economy amid the coronavirus pande...

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Trump accuses governors of ‘mutiny’ as tensions mount over reopening

President Donald Trump compared strain between himself and a group of governors to the film “Mutiny on the Bounty,” as tensions mounted over when and how to reopen economies amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Trump says he and governors will ‘shortly’ make decision on re-opening states

President Donald Trump on Monday said he’d soon make a decision “in conjunction” with governors and other officials on re-opening states, as he claimed he held the power to give such orders.

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Trump says new ‘Opening Our Country Council’ will help with ‘biggest decision I’ll ever make’

President Donald Trump on Friday says his administration plans to announce on Tuesday who will serve on a new “Opening Our Country Council,” as he describes a decision to “re-open” the U.S. economy as “the biggest decision...

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Trump vows U.S. energy sector will come back as he sees Russia-Saudi oil agreement

President Donald Trump on Friday met with chiefs of major oil companies and vowed that the U.S. energy sector will revive and he reiterated he saw a Russia-Saudi Arabia deal in the offing.

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Trump warns of ‘heavy price’ if Iran attacks U.S. troops in Iraq

President Donald Trump warned Iran on Wednesday against attacking U.S. troops or assets in Iraq, saying the Islamic Republic would pay a “heavy price” for such a move.

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Trump predicts coronavirus cases to spike around Easter

President Donald Trump on Monday said his administration expects the number of coronavirus cases to spike around Easter, a day after he extended national social-distancing guidelines through April 30.

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Trump wants to rank counties as high- or low-risk, as he suggests state, local officials could boost or relax social-distancing measures

President Trump reveals plan in letter to governors after administration officials earlier this week said advisories could be loosened in areas not experiencing widespread infection.

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Trump says he wants U.S. ‘opened up’ by April 12 Easter holiday even as coronavirus cases rise

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he wants to have the U.S. economy “opened up” by Easter, laying out an aggressive timetable even as coronavirus cases increase.

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Trump activates National Guard in California, New York, Washington after coronavirus response slammed

President Donald Trump said Sunday he’s activated the National Guard to help respond to the coronavirus outbreak in California, New York and Washington.

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Trump calls powers to order coronavirus supplies ‘in gear’ as Pence says more masks on way

President Donald Trump on Friday said he is using emergency powers to get medical supplies to those affected by the coronavirus, going a step further than he did earlier this week.

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Trump supports government taking equity in companies that get coronavirus aid

President Donald Trump on Thursday said he supports the U.S. government taking an equity stake in companies that get coronavirus aid, but opposes use of that aid for buying back stocks or rewarding executives.

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Trump invokes Defense Production Act in fight against coronavirus

President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he’s invoking the Defense Production Act, which authorizes commanders-in-chief to force industries to produce goods, in a fresh effort to fight the coronavirus.

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Trump calls for ‘big’ stimulus as he supports checks to Americans, help for airlines

President Donald Trump is calling for a “big, bold” package of stimulus measures to soften the economic blow of the coronavirus pandemic, including direct payments to Americans and aid to the struggling airline industry.

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Trump says ‘market will take care of itself’ as Dow plummets 3,000 points

President Donald Trump on Monday said the stock market would “take care of itself” as the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged nearly 3,000 points.

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Trump praises Fed’s surprise interest-rate cut, saying market should be ‘thrilled’

President Donald Trump on Sunday night praised the Federal Reserve’s surprise move to cut interest rates to near zero, just a day after he said he had the power to demote or dismiss the central bank’s chairman.

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Trump declares national emergency due to coronavirus, putting more aid in play

President Donald Trump declared a national emergency on Friday because of the novel coronavirus causing the disease COVID-19 that has spread worldwide, a move that frees up to $50 bln in federal aid to combat the epidemic.

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Here’s why Trump says he excluded the U.K. from his travel ban

President Donald Trump on Thursday said he excluded the United Kingdom from a travel ban since the country is doing a “very good job” — even as cases there rose and two more people died.

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Trump meets bank chiefs as coronavirus declared pandemic and Dow falls into bear market

President Donald Trump met with the heads of major banks Wednesday as the coronavirus was declared a pandemic and the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed in a bear market.

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