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Alternative facts 2.0: Trump launches re-election website with ‘fact-based information’ about ‘achievements’

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President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign is launching a new website that promises to provide “fact-based information” about his administration.

In a press release on Tuesday, Trump campaign executive director Michael Glassner explained that the president “believes in speaking directly with the American people.”

“That is the purpose of this new campaign website,” Glassner said. “The new website will present fact-based information about the President’s policy positions and achievements since he took office.”

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“Americans should look no further than www.DonaldJTrump.com to discover the truth about President Trump’s agenda to Make America Great Again.”

Earlier this year, Trump Counselor Kellyanne Conway was criticized for saying that the administration was using “alternative facts” to justify misstatements about the crowd size at the president’s inauguration.


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Matt Gaetz attacks Mitch McConnell for not removing Richard Burr amid DOJ coronavirus stock probe

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Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) called on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) to revoke Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) chairmanship of the Intelligence Committee.

CNN reported on Monday that the Justice Department is investigating the possibility that Burr profited off stock trades by using insider knowledge of the COVID-19 pandemic.

"How can [McConnell] justify leaving someone as the Chairman of the Intelligence Committee who is being investigated by the FBI for criminally abusing their position for personal, financial gain?!?!" Gaetz exclaimed on Twitter.

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Trump thinks he’s still the star of a reality TV show as coronavirus death toll continues to mount: op-ed

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This Sunday, President Trump fired off a series of tweets where he bragged about the "ratings hit" of his coronavirus briefings --  a series of tweets that one columnist described as an example of "complete amorality" as doctors, nurses, and other public servants put their lives on the line battling the spiraling pandemic. Writing for The Week this Monday, Joel Mathis contends that as the country reels from being turned upside down, Trump is "looking into a mirror, asking it to assure him that he is the fairest of them all."

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Donald Trumps needs a coronavirus scapegoat — and right now it’s China

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"If we are at war, who is the enemy?" asks Fred Hiatt, editorial page editor for The Washington Post in a smart piece that examines the question of who constitutes a target for a self-declared "wartime president."

While it is obvious that the enemy, in this case, is a tiny, sticky, invisible microbe that stubbornly gloms onto surfaces or leaps through the air to weaponize subway cars or shared gym equipment or a touch to the face.

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