Justin Sink

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Trump to saddle Biden with last-minute flurry of policy moves

World / Politics Nov 17, 2020

Trump to saddle Biden with last-minute flurry of policy moves

U.S. President Donald Trump is rushing to leave his final mark on energy, financial and foreign policy while stalling the transition to President-elect Joe Biden — who warned that further delays in the handoff risk increasing the coronavirus death toll. The Pentagon told military commanders ...

Trump press secretary Kayleigh McEnany tests positive for coronavirus

World Oct 6, 2020

Trump press secretary Kayleigh McEnany tests positive for coronavirus

President Donald Trump’s press secretary, Kayleigh McEnany, tested positive for coronavirus infection on Monday, she said in a statement posted on Twitter. McEnany said she isn’t experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus. "With my recent positive test, I will begin the quarantine ...

U.S. allies push Trump for change of heart as trade war looms

Business Jun 4, 2018

U.S. allies push Trump for change of heart as trade war looms

U.S. President Donald Trump is headed for a showdown with America's allies at a Group of Seven summit this week in Quebec, with the European Union and Canada threatening retaliatory measures unless he reverses course on new steel and aluminum levies. China, meanwhile, is warning ...