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FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2017, file photo Vice President Joe Biden listens during a ceremony in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, where President Barack Obama presented him with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
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May 15, 2020 - 5:28 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Democratic candidate Joe Biden said that if he wins the presidency he would not use his power to pardon Donald Trump or stop any investigations of Trump and his associates. “It is not something the president is entitled to do, to direct a prosecution or decide to drop a case,” Biden...
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FILE - In this March 8, 2020, file photo Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY., speaks at a campaign rally for then-Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
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May 13, 2020 - 6:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden and the last rival he bested to become the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, Bernie Sanders, on Wednesday announced the members of joint task forces their campaigns will use to promote party unity by hammering out consensus on six top policy issues. They...
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Nancy Pelosi
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May 12, 2020 - 2:46 pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled a more than $3 trillion coronavirus aid package Tuesday, providing nearly $1 trillion for states and cities, “hazard pay” for essential workers and a new round of cash payments to individuals.
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Anthony Fauci at Senate hearing
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May 12, 2020 - 12:45 pm
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the government's top infectious disease expert, warned on Tuesday that “the consequences could be really serious” if cities and states reopen the U.S. economy too quickly with the coronavirus still spreading.
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Anthony Fauci
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May 11, 2020 - 11:25 pm
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the country's top infectious diseases expert, plans to deliver a blunt warning at Tuesday's U.S. Senate Health Education, Labor and Pensions Committee: Reopen too quickly and people will die.
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Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a visit to the General Motors/Ventec ventilator production facility with Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb in Kokomo, Ind., Thursday, April 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
David Caplan
May 10, 2020 - 6:11 pm
Vice president Mike Pence is self-quarantining after one of his aides, Katie Miller, tested positive, Bloomberg News reported Sunday.
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White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx listens as director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci speaks during a meeting between President Donald Trump and Gov. John Bel Edwards, D-La., about the coronavirus response, in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, April 29, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
David Caplan
May 09, 2020 - 10:15 pm
FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn, a member of the White House coronavirus task force, is in self-quarantine for the next two weeks after coming in contact with Mike Pence aide Katie Miller, who tested positive for coronavirus on Friday.
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FILE - In this Dec. 5, 2017, file photo, former President Barack Obama address the participants at a summit on climate change in Chicago. Obama made an unannounced appearance at an NBA Cares event during All-Star weekend in his hometown of Chicago with several of the league’s top rookies, second-year players and coaches. The event Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, was for volunteers to fill several backpacks with school supplies, and that work predictably stopped when Obama walked into the room.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
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May 09, 2020 - 11:25 am
A leaked recording of a web talk Friday between former President Barack Obama and ex-members of his administration, revealed his disdain of President Donald Trump and his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, and his concern over the Justice Department's decision to drop charges against Michael...
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May 09, 2020 - 7:33 am
A third member of the White House inner circle has contracted coronavirus: Ivanka Trump's personal assistant has tested positive for the potentially-deadly disease, CNN reported late Friday night .
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Vice President Mike Pence
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David Caplan
May 08, 2020 - 10:00 pm
An aide to Vice President Mike Pence has tested positive coronavirus, according to multiple reports, citing unnamed administration officials. CNN was first to report it.
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