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Maine Brewery Cancels Trump Event: We Were Misled

The Bangor Daily News reports: A veteran-owned Freeport brewery canceled a Wednesday campaign event for President Donald Trump that was to be headlined by the president’s daughter-in-law after an owner said he was misled by the campaign about the scope of the event. Brad and Nancy Nadeau, the owners of Stars and Stripes Brewing, reached out to the Bangor Daily …

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Ad Warns Christians: “Trump Is Using Us” [VIDEO]

The Christian Post reports: Never Trump Republican groups are spending millions this year in a bid to sway conservative and faith-based voters in battleground states away from voting for Donald Trump in November, with one group running commercial advertisements telling Christians that Trump is “using” them. Republican Voters Against Trump, a political initiative affiliated with anti-Trump conservatives like Bill Kristol …

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Buy USA: Trump Org Imports Tons Of Chinese Goods

CNN Business reports: Since September of last year, Trump properties in the US have imported more than eight tons of goods from China, CNN has learned by reviewing US customs data compiled by ImportGenius, which tracks information companies are legally bound to provide to US customs when they import goods to the US. The imports have arrived to decorate his …

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Cultist Republicans Rush To Hail Trump’s Mask Tweet

CNN reports: President Donald Trump tweeted an image of himself wearing a face mask and indirectly called the act “patriotic” on Monday — a clear pivot away from his earlier reluctance to wear a facial covering in public. The shift to encouraging mask-wearing was primarily motivated by floundering poll numbers. For months, aides tried to get Trump to wear a …

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“Your Favorite President” Declares It Patriotic To Wear A Mask In Order To “Defeat The Invisible China Virus”

The Daily Beast reports: A week after he publicly donned a face mask for the first time following months of refusal, President Donald Trump — who still opposes a nationwide mask mandate — posted a photo of himself with a face mask while declaring that “many people say” that it’s “patriotic” to wear a mask. On Monday morning, meanwhile, U.S. …

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FL Sheriff Says GOP Convention Plan “Not Achievable”

Axios reports: Duval County Sheriff Mike Williams told Politico that security plans put forth for the Republican National Convention in Jacksonville, Florida, next month are “not achievable” under current time constraints. Why it matters: The decision to move most of the RNC’s programming to Jacksonville last month has already come under scrutiny due to a massive surge in coronavirus cases …

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Trump’s Texts Temporarily Blocked As Spam By Carriers

Politico reports: A test run of one of Donald Trump’s most important voter-contact programs was abruptly shut down over the July 4 weekend, potentially costing the president millions of dollars in donations and raising alarms about whether the initiative will face roadblocks in the run-up to the election. Trump’s campaign used the weekend to test-drive its text messaging program, a …

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Pelosi: Trump Is Leaving Whether He Likes It Or Not

The New York Daily News reports: Keep those bags packed, Don! House Speaker Nancy Pelosi hit back at President Trump, warning him that he will have no choice but to leave office if American voters send him packing in November. “The fact is: Whether he knows it yet or not, he will be leaving,” the powerful Democratic leader warned Trump. …

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GOP Adviser: Trump Is “Bored” With The Pandemic

The New York Times reports: Once-reticent Republican governors are now issuing orders on mask-wearing and business restrictions that run counter to Mr. Trump’s demands. Some of those governors have been holding late-night phone calls among themselves to trade ideas and grievances; they have sought out partners in the administration other than the president, including Vice President Mike Pence, who, despite …

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Lincoln Project: Portland Is How It Starts [VIDEO]

Just out from the Lincoln Project: The Lincoln Project today released a new video, “How It Starts”, a warning about how Trump, Bill Barr and Chad Wolf are ordering unnamed and unmarked agents into our streets. Against a backdrop of falling poll numbers, rising COVID-19 infections, and a revealing Fox News interview, it’s clear that President Trump is rapidly losing …

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Another Trump Ad Booted For Copyright Infringment

Yahoo Entertainment reports: Linkin Park fans were furious Saturday, when President Trump retweeted a fan-made re-election campaign ad that used the alternative rock band’s music — noting that late Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington was vehemently anti-Trump and had believed that the president was “a greater threat to the USA than terrorism.” The controversial two-minute video in question — which …

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Trump Won’t Say If He’ll Accept Election Results In Wild Lie-Filled Interview With Fox’s Chris Wallace [VIDEO]

Fox News reports: Asked about the possibility of losing, Trump noted that he does not handle losing well, and may not handle it well if it happens in November. “I’m not a good loser. I don’t like to lose,” he said. “I don’t lose too often. I don’t like to lose.” When asked if he is gracious, Trump said, “You …

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Trump Defends Feds’ Authoritarian Abuses In Portland

The Independent reports: Donald Trump said he is trying to “help” the city of Portland amid controversy over a decision to send federal agents to crack down on protests there. Local lawmakers accused the Trump administration of an “abuse of power” for deploying masked, militarised federal agents to the city, ostensibly to protect federal buildings. The officers have been accused …

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Zuckerberg: Trump’s COVID Response Is Disappointing

Axios reports: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, during an hourlong online conversation with Dr. Anthony Fauci on Thursday, criticized the Trump administration’s coronavirus response and called for “a reset.” “It’s really disappointing that we still don’t have adequate testing, that the credibility of our top scientists like yourself and the CDC are being undermined — and that until recently, that parts …

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Trump’s COVID Response Approval Sinks In New Poll

ABC News reports: With COVID-19 cases soaring nationally, Americans by nearly a two to one margin distrust what President Donald Trump says about the pandemic, and six in 10 in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll disapprove of how he’s handling it, up steeply since the early days of the outbreak. Just 38% in the national survey now approve of …

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Niece: I’ve Heard Trump Use The N-Word [VIDEO]

The Week reports: Mary Trump’s book, Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man, was released on Tuesday. She told The Washington Post that growing up in her family, she witnessed “knee-jerk anti-Semitism” and “knee-jerk racism.” Rachel Maddow asked Mary Trump about this, and whether she ever heard her uncle “express either anti-Semitic slurs …

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Fox Host Breaks Into Trump’s Lies With Fact Checks

“I do want to clarify a couple of things he said, that no president in history has cut regulations as much as he has. That is true. But the president just mischaracterized the regulations that were added under Barack Obama — they were largely financial related.” “You might recall we had this little thing called the financial meltdown and much …

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Trump Employs Red And Blue Trucks To Symbolize The “Weight” He’s Lifted Off Regulations, Lies Many Times

Breitbart slobbers in their usual fashion: President Donald Trump on Thursday at the White House promoted his successful push to dramatically reducing the regulatory burden on American industry. The president appeared on the South Lawn of the White House with a backdrop display of two Chevrolet trucks, one blue truck weighed down with weights symbolizing the regulatory burden, another red …

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Axios: Parscale Was Axed Over Bad Polls By Fox News

Axios reports: President Trump demoted campaign manager Brad Parscale and replaced him with his deputy, hours after a brutal new round of polls showed Trump losing five of six swing states — and sinking into a double-digit hole nationally. Trump’s announcement — on Facebook, in the midst of a Twitter outage — shows that he knows he’s losing. It’s obvious …

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Team Trump Gaslights Him On His Sagging Popularity

The Daily Beast reports: As Trump’s re-election campaign has struggled to tear down former Vice President Joe Biden with less than four months until Election Day, the president’s staff have devoted considerable resources to finding novel ways to make him feel better about the crumbling world around him. They tell him tales of his sagging poll numbers being fake. They’ve …

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