The Trump administration has taken an aggressive stance on reopening schools. Notably, President TrumpDonald John TrumpLincoln Project ad dubs Jared Kushner the 'Secretary of Failure' Pence: Chief Justice Roberts 'has been a disappointment to conservatives' Twitter bans Trump campaign until it deletes tweet with COVID-19 misinformation MORE has threatened to withhold federal funding from school districts that don't comply. … [Read more...] about Students at school system Pence called ‘forefront’ of reopening now in quarantine
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When John Avlon, Jesse Angelo and I compiled Deadline Artists, a two-volume anthology of America's greatest newspaper columns, we occasionally argued over which pieces should be included. There was never a question about the need to include Hamill, who generously gave us a ton of time and advice and joined us on a book tour. It was a privilege to know him, share his work and follow in his footsteps, as today's smaller, smoke-free newsrooms continue to tell the stories of a great city, day by day. … [Read more...] about Pete Hamill: From high school dropout to legendary journalist
“You don’t want to be constantly touching the mask, moving it around your face,” Balmes said. “You’re bringing your hand up to the area where you can bring the virus up to your nose and mouth. Proper attention to how you wear a mask and mask hygiene is important.” … [Read more...] about No, wearing a mask does not cut off your oxygen. Here are the facts.
As The Hill’s Jordain Carney writes, plenty of big issues are unresolved, including the $600 per week enhanced unemployment benefits that expired last week. Federal funding for state and local governments is another ONE. Republicans have offered some flexibility tied to the $150 billion already appropriated by Congress. Republicans and President TrumpDonald John TrumpLincoln Project ad dubs Jared Kushner the 'Secretary of Failure' Pence: Chief Justice Roberts 'has been a disappointment to conservatives' Twitter bans Trump campaign until it deletes tweet with COVID-19 misinformation MORE also want liability protection for COVID-19 infections written into law. That issue remains a “red line” for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellNegotiators remain far apart on coronavirus deal as deadline looms States begin removing Capitol's Confederate statues on their own Skepticism grows over Friday deadline for coronavirus deal MORE … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by the Air Line Pilots Association – Key 48 hours loom as negotiators push for relief deal
"In my first weeks as president of USC, my husband and I took a hike in Griffith Park and we witnessed the gorgeous wildflower superbloom of 2019," she said. "It was a breathtaking riot of colors — reds, yellows, purples — and that superbloom reminds me of you. And when we're all back, we'll bloom together again and draw inspiration from the energy, the passion and commitment each of you carries in your hearts." … [Read more...] about USC President Welcomes Students With Pep Talk Amid Pandemic