Tag: President Trump

Photographer assaulted during Capitol siege

Amid the chaos at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday afternoon as supporters of President Donald Trump breached the premises in an attempt to stop the Electoral College votes from being counted an independent photojournalist was assaulted by a man who has yet to be identified.

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Steele: Trump unlikely to run in 2024, doomed if he does

Former Maryland Lt. Gov. and former Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele poured cold water on President Donald Trump’s frequent suggestion that he might run again in 2024 and said even if Trump does decide to run the recent attack on the U.S. Capitol by his most ardent supporters would likely serve to render a future candidacy “moot.”

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Van Hollen: Ending TPS would hurt both Maryland’s and the nation’s economy

U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) said ending a program that allows people from countries that are either war-torn or disaster-stricken to temporarily stay and work in the U.S. would hurt both Maryland’s and the nation’s economy because the program’s recipients include many essential workers-some of whom are on the frontlines in the fight against the coronavirus.

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