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Donald Trump can’t delay general election, legal experts say

The rash of states postponing or modifying their primary elections because of the coronavirus raises a question: Can President Trump delay or cancel November’s elections and extend his presidency because of the crisis? In a word, no, according [...]

Trump now urging U.S. to hunker down through April

President Donald Trump. By DAN GOLDBERG 03/29/2020 06:24 PM EDT Updated: 03/29/2020 06:49 PM EDT */ ]]> President Donald Trump Sunday evening extended the social distancing guidelines through April 30 in an effort to slow the [...]

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Drops Idea of Quarantining New York Region

America’s lost month: How the U.S. fell behind on coronavirus testing. As the deadly coronavirus spread across the United States between late January and early March, large-scale testing of people who might have been infected did [...]

Trump approves Michigan disaster declaration after war of words with governor

Governors across the country, including Michigan’s Gretchen Whitmer, have repeatedly called on President Donald Trump to use the Defense Production Act. | David Eggert, File/AP Photo */ ]]> The White House approved Michigan’s [...]

Trump quarantine of New York would accomplish little, experts say

People down a sidewalk March 28 in the in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. | Spencer Platt/Getty Images */ ]]> President Donald Trump’s idea of imposing statewide quarantines on “hot spots” like New York won’t stop [...]

Trump considering restricting travel from New York, other areas

President Trump said Saturday he may announce a mandated quarantine on New York, New Jersey and parts of Connecticut. The quarantine would restrict people from leaving the Northeast. The news comes after Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis told the president [...]

Trump says he’s eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

President Donald Trump. | Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images By KATY O’DONNELL 03/28/2020 12:58 PM EDT Updated: 03/28/2020 01:44 PM EDT */ ]]> President Donald Trump said his administration could announce a large-scale two-week [...]

Trump approves coronavirus disaster declaration for Michigan

President Trump has approved a major disaster declaration for Michigan, entitling the state to more federal aid in the midst of criticism by Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer of the administration’s pandemic relief efforts. The president issued [...]

‘GM was wasting time’: Trump invokes DPA to force GM to make ventilators

The GM plant is shown in Lordstown, Ohio. | Jeff Swensen/Getty Images By GAVIN BADE 03/27/2020 12:28 PM EDT Updated: 03/27/2020 07:15 PM EDT */ ]]> President Donald Trump today invoked the Defense Production Act, directing General [...]

Trump won’t stop American travelers, so governors do it instead

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. | Scott Eisen/Getty Images By JOSH GERSTEIN 03/27/2020 07:42 PM EDT */ ]]> President Donald Trump won’t shut down travel from America’s coronavirus epicenters, so governors are doing it [...]