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Pelosi: Trump is engaged in a cover-up

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) (Screen cap).

On Wednesday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) held a press conference in which she accused President Donald Trump of being “engaged in a cover-up.”

“We do believe that it’s important to follow the facts. We believe that no one is above the law, including the president of the United States. And we believe that the president of the United States is engaged in a cover-up,” Pelosi said after a closed-door meeting with House Democrats.

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Still, the speaker did not call for impeachment. However, she did say that there should be a “respectful sharing of ideas” regarding whether the president should be impeached.


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University of Florida students get threatening emails warning them to vote for Trump — or else

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On Tuesday, the Miami Herald reported that University of Florida students are receiving threatening emails with the subject line "Vote for Trump or else!"

"Alachua County officials were made aware of the emails on Tuesday morning. In one of the emails, the sender told a voter to 'vote for Trump on Election Day or we will come after you,' according to a copy obtained by the Miami Herald," reported Ana Ceballos and Carli Teproff. "'Change your party affiliation to Republican to let us know you received our message and will comply,' the email said. 'We will know which candidate you voted for. I would take it seriously if I were you.'"

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Trump may strip supposed ‘anarchist’ cities of federal COVID relief funding: report

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A report uncovered Tuesday night shows federal funding potentially being slashed in sanctuary cities like New York, Portland, Ore., Washington, D.C. and Seattle, Wash.  The areas on the chopping block include coronavirus relief, HIV treatment, newborn screenings, and other programs that regularly help the middle and lower class residents of these states.

In the new documents obtained by Politico, President Donald J. Trump referred to the sanctuary cities as “anarchist jurisdictions."A month earlier in a Sept. 2 order, Trump called on federal agencies to limit funding to jurisdictions that “disempower” police departments and promote “lawlessness" -- a move that stemmed from protests over systemic racism and police violence.

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Trump’s ad-libbed remarks thoroughly undermined what he was reading off the teleprompter

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At President Donald Trump's rally in Erie, Pennsylvania on Tuesday, he warned that if Joe Biden is elected, he will be too boring for people to even care about government. "Nobody's gonna be interested in politics anymore," he said.

Ironically, according to CNN fact-checker Daniel Dale, Trump's comments were ad-libbed — and his teleprompter at that moment noted that Biden was an extreme left-winger who will uproot Americans' way of life.

Trump's prepared texts warn that Biden is a radical who will make various extreme and destructive changes to people's lives.

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