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George Conway reveals the perfect plan for how best to troll Donald Trump

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Republican attorney George Conway and a group of GOP Never Trumpers have been going after Republicans who are enabling President Donald Trump. In many ways, former Mayor Michael Bloomberg is doing something similar, rolling out ads on Trump’s favorite networks to troll the president.

According to Bess Levin in Vanity Fair, Bloomberg doesn’t necessarily have the goal of winning the nomination. Instead, he hopes to bait Trump into meltdown after meltdown. So far it appears to be working. Already, the president has launched an attack about Bloomberg’s height and tried to come up with a clever nickname.

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But Conway has a better idea. Tweeting Wednesday, the spouse of senior White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, said that if he had the money Bloomberg does, he would do a poll of Fox News viewers to see what information they don’t know because they’re getting filtered news. Then he’d launch information ads about what they’re missing from the reports.


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‘Here I am’: Trump highlights his lack of death to downplay the risks of coronavirus at MAGA rally

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President Donald J. Trump rallied Monday in Martinsburg, Penn. without a mask and his supporters did the same. Trump's "speech" took shots at the pandemic that has so far killed over 226,000 Americans over the past eight months.

"COVID, COVID, COVID... That's all they talk about, the fake news, COVID COVID COVID," he said. Then he added that the reason America shows so many more cases than the rest of the world is "because we do more testing than anybody else."

"Trump's position is more or less that the coronavirus is a media hoax that normal people for the most part shouldn't care about because they'll be fine if they get it," tweeted Vox journalist Aaron Rupar.

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Trump largely ignored coronavirus at packed campaign rallies in Pennsylvania — with no social distancing

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President Donald Trump on Monday barnstormed Pennsylvania -- a swing state he almost certainly has to win to get reelected -- while his Democratic opponent Joe Biden once more kept a low profile.

With three back-to-back rallies, Trump showed how badly he wants to win the state in eight days, telling large, enthusiastic crowds of supporters to ignore polls showing him lagging there and across other battleground states.

"We get Pennsylvania, we win the whole thing," he said in Allentown, before flying to another rally in Lititz, with a final event set in Martinsburg in the evening.

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NY Times calls out Trump’s broken promises on creating a manufacturing renaissance in America

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When President Trump spoke at a 2018 groundbreaking ceremony for the Foxconn plant in Wisconsin, he promised the plant would provide thousands of jobs and would be the "eighth wonder of the world." But as the New York Times' Alan Rappeport points out, the company has hired "less than a quarter of the 2,080 workers it was expected to employ last year and invested just $300 million, rather than the expected $3.3 billion."

"Foxconn’s failure to create the kind of factory powerhouse that Mr. Trump described demonstrates how the president’s promise of an American manufacturing renaissance has not always resulted in the pledged jobs or economic investment," Rappeport writes. "Mr. Trump has threatened companies like General Motors, Harley-Davidson and Carrier with backbreaking taxes and boycotts if they moved manufacturing abroad, often cajoling job promises out of those firms. But in many cases, those pledges went unfulfilled once Mr. Trump’s attention shifted elsewhere and market realities could not be ignored."

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