Category: Primary

Trump, Dems clash on boosting mail-in voting during pandemic
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Trump, Dems clash on boosting mail-in voting during pandemic

By KEVIN FREKING, COLLEEN LONG and NICHOLAS RICCARDI Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — While Wisconsin struggles to hold its primary on Tuesday, President Donald Trump and Democrats are bickering over how to provide voters with safe and secure access to a ballot as the coronavirus pandemic rages in the U.S. and threatens to extend into the fall, affecting the general election....

Trump says ‘toughest’ weeks ahead as coronavirus spreads
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Trump says ‘toughest’ weeks ahead as coronavirus spreads

By KEVIN FREKING and COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is warning that the country could be headed into its “toughest” weeks yet as the coronavirus death toll mounts, but at the same time he expressed growing impatience with social distancing guidelines and said he’s eager to get the country reopened...

Amid coronavirus pandemic, black mistrust of medicine looms
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Amid coronavirus pandemic, black mistrust of medicine looms

By AARON MORRISON and JAY REEVES Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Just as the new coronavirus was declared a global pandemic, gym members in New York City frantically called the fitness center where Rahmell Peebles worked, asking him to freeze their memberships. Peebles, a 30-year-old black man who’s skeptical of what he hears from...