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McConnell defends Senate’s decision to subpoena Donald Trump Jr.

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On Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended Senate Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr’s decision to subpoena Donald Trump Jr.

“None of us tell Chairman Burr how to run his committee,” McConnell said according to Politico. “I asked him to undertake this investigation with Russian collusion a couple of years ago. He’s indicated publicly that he believes they will find no collusion.”

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Burr issued to the subpoena so that Donald Trump Jr. would testify about his communication with Russia. In addition to events such as the Trump Tower Moscow meeting.

Donald Trump Jr. has been advised to ignore the subpoena and even Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) encouraged him to ignore it as well.

Trump also spoke out about the subpoena.

“My son spent, I guess, over 20 hours testifying about something that Mueller said was 100 percent okay. And now they want him to testify again,” Trump told reporters. “It seems very unfair to me.”

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America hits five million COVID-19 cases: Johns Hopkins

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The United States has registered over five million cases in the coronavirus pandemic, Johns Hopkins University's real-time tally showed Sunday, as well as over 162,000 deaths as the country struggles to control the disease.

The US tally reached 5,000,603 cases on Sunday morning and 162,441 deaths -- both totals by far the highest of any country in the world.

Polls have showed a large majority of voters unhappy with President Donald Trump's handling of the crisis, ahead of the November election that could see him ousted from office.

"The United States just passed 5 million reported infections of COVID-19," his Democrat opponent Joe Biden tweeted Sunday.

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‘Babbling and incoherent’: Internet stunned by Kudlow’s trainwreck appearance on CNN

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While no one accused White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow of being drunk on the air this morning (well a few did), he definitely seemed unprepared to speak with "State of the Union" fill-in host Dana Bash, seemingly to unable to get his talking points and numbers straight when asked about Donald Trump's plan to supplement unemployment payments.

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Fox News host: Teachers practicing COVID safety are like ‘George Wallace standing in the school door’

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Fox News host Mark Levin on Sunday accused teachers who want COVID-19 safety measures of re-enacting Jim Crow-era segregation rules.

Levin made the remarks during a rant about President Donald Trump's executive action on COVID-19 financial relief.

"Democrat governors have shut down this economy from sea to shining sea," Levin opined. "And they like it both ways, the Democrats. They want to lock up everybody like we're lamb in cages and then they want to complain about the economic consequences."

"And then they say, this president, look what he's doing," he continued. "Let me tell you, payback is a bitch. You remember Obama with his phone and his pen. Well, apparently he left his phone and his pen and President Trump picked it up."

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