Category Archives: Washington Post

CDC chief says cases may be 10 times higher than reported

Agency expands list of people at risk of severe illness, including pregnant women Lena H. Sun and Joel Achenbach of  the Washington Post – The number of Americans who have been infected with the novel coronavirus is likely 10 times higher than the … Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus, government, Washington Post, Women

Trump Allies Take Aim at Buttigieg’s Sexuality

Taegan Goddard of Political Wire – Allies of President Trump have sharply focused attention on the sexual identity of presidential contender Pete Buttigieg in recent days, questioning in stark terms whether Americans are ready for a gay candidate who kisses … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Candidates, Gender, Washington Post

Inside Giuliani’s dual roles: Power-broker-for-hire and shadow foreign policy adviser

Josh Dawsey, Rosalind S. Helderman, Tom Hamburger and Devlin Barrett of the Washington Post – The president’s lawyer has used his singular perch to try to influence U.S. policy and criminal investigations — at times pushing the interests of foreign figures who could benefit … Continue reading

Posted in Rudy Giuliani, Washington Post

The impeachable offense Trump may have committed — but Democrats aren’t really talking about

Aaron Blake in the Washington Post – Donald Trump is likely to become the third president in United States history to be impeached. What exactly will be in the articles of impeachment? We don’t know. All we do know is … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Impeachment, Washington Post

Trump campaign sees political advantage in a divisive appeal to working-class white voters

Toluse Olorunnipa and Ashley Parker in the Washington Post – President Trump surprised his own campaign when he called out four minority congresswomen with a racist go-back-to-your-country taunt, leaving top aides initially unsure of how to respond. But in the … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Political parties, strategy, Washington Post