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Trump bashes CNN and Pelosi at fundraiser — and dooms Priebus as ‘famous’: report

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President Donald Trump bashed CNN and Nancy Pelosi during a closed-door campaign fundraiser at his Washington, D.C., hotel — as protesters could be heard outside chanting against the Republican health care bill.

The fundraiser, held at Trump International Hotel, brought in about $10 million that will be divided between the president’s re-election campaign and the Republican National Committee, one organizer told Politico.

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Trump praised his embattled chief of staff, Reince Priebus, who he said had been putting out a lot of “fires,” sources told the website.

He also joked that no one could pronounce his chief staffer’s name and noted that Priebus had become “famous” — which is something of a kiss of death from the president.

Trump spoke for about 30 minutes, according to two sources, and spent time attacking the media — especially CNN, which he accused of false and unfair reporting, and singled out the network’s commentator Van Jones.

He also mocked Pelosi in the wake of a Georgia special election where the Republican candidate won after tying her Democratic opponent to the House minority leader.

Trump then mocked that Democratic candidate, Jon Ossoff, for living outside the suburban district he’ll be representing.

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The president told donors that Ossoff raised over $20 million but couldn’t get an apartment in Atlanta, sources said.

About 60 protesters stood outside the Trump-owned hotel, chanting, “What do we want? Health care. When do we want it? Now!” — which could be heard inside the building.


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‘Gullible’ Trump administration paid up to $500 million too much for these ventilators: investigators

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Citing “evidence of fraud, waste, and abuse,” a congressional subcommittee investigating the federal government’s purchase of $646.7 million worth of Philips ventilators has asked the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General to launch its own investigation of the deal.

The House subcommittee launched its review after ProPublica stories in March and April showed how a U.S. subsidiary of Royal Philips N.V. received millions in federal tax dollars years ago to develop a low-cost ventilator for pandemics but didn’t deliver it. Instead, as the coronavirus began spreading around the globe and U.S. hospitals were desperate for more, Philips was selling commercial versions of the government-funded ventilator overseas from its Pennsylvania factory. Then in April, despite having not fulfilled the initial contract, the Dutch company struck a much more lucrative deal to sell the government 43,000 ventilators for four times the price.

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Pastor slams Trump for lying about a ‘dystopian dreamscape’ if Biden wins: ‘Pandering to the worst level’

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As President Donald Trump loses ground with evangelicals realizing he's not actually a Christian, the right-wing has scrambled with the only strategy they have: try to claim Joe Biden, a devout Catholic, is somehow not a Christian.

"Nobody ever would ever even think possible because he's following the radical left agenda," said Trump in Ohio. "Take away your guns. Destroy your Second Amendment. No religion, no anything. Hurt the Bible. Hurt God. He's against God."

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Here are fourteen things people think may be more popular than Donald Trump

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President Donald Trump had a difficult Friday while on vacation at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in New Jersey.

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows was unable to reach a deal on the stimulus package.

So Trump lied on Twitter about the position of Democrats. But that did nothing to change the dynamics of the negotiations.

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