Thu May 28, 2020 AT 1:00 PM EDT
Republican New York Rep. Lee Zeldin admonished more than 70 Democrats who voted by proxy during Wednesday’s legislative session in Congress.
Speaking outside the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Zeldin criticized Democrats who elected not to be present because of the coronavirus pandemic and submitted their votes through Democratic House members assembled in the chamber.
“I have a lot of colleagues who will be giving their votes to other members to vote for them,” Zeldin said. “But I think one of the keys to leading is to actually show up.” Read Full Story
Tue May 26, 2020 AT 12:13 PM EDT
Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel said Tuesday that “a lot of states” have offered to host the party’s convention in August after President Donald Trump threatened to move it from North Carolina.
McDaniel, speaking on “Fox & Friends,” said that the RNC wants to hold the convention in North Carolina but agreed with Trump in faulting that state’s Democratic governor, Roy Cooper, for not providing assurances that the large-scale event would be able to go on as planned amidst concerns about the spread of the novel coronavirus. Read Full Story
Thu May 21, 2020 AT 3:21 PM EDT
President Donald Trump said in a late-night tweet that China wants presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden to win in November so Beijing can “continue to rip-off the United States, as they have done for decades.”
“China is on a massive disinformation campaign because they are desperate to have Sleepy Joe Biden win the presidential race so they can continue to rip-off the United States, as they have done for decades, until I came along!” the president tweeted Wednesday. Read Full Story