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President Donald Trump speaking at a campaign rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania on August 2, 2018.
Poll Supposedly Favoring Trump Pulled by Conservative Outlet. But Screenshots Are Forever.

It was conducted by Gravis Marketing, a C-rated pollster, and focused solely on Florida, where Trump barely scraped out a win in 2016.

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DeSantis Finally Said Something About The George Floyd Protests. For Some, it’s Not Enough.

The Republican governor’s comments came after a Monday conference call with governors in which President Trump urged state leaders to “dominate” and jail protesters.

FILE - This Tuesday, April 7, 2020 file photo shows a bottle of hydroxychloroquine tablets in Texas City, Texas. On Friday, April 24, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned doctors against prescribing the malaria drug to treat COVID-19 outside of hospitals or research settings. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Whistleblower: I Was Fired Over Warnings About Hydroxychloroquine

Dr. Rick Bright alleges he was reassigned to a lesser role because he resisted political pressure to allow widespread use of hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug favored by President Trump.

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Why States Like Arizona Are Seeing a Bigger Push to Reopen

A University of Arizona professor says differing opinions on COVID-19 often come down to personal experiences and an urban vs. rural divide.

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Only 23% of Americans Trust Trump’s Information

60% of respondents said Trump was not listening to health experts on Coronavirus enough, while 35% said he was listening to them just the right amount.

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Trump Called Hydroxychloroquine a ‘Game Changer.’ A Study Found It Led to More Deaths.

In a nationwide study of 368 patients in U.S. veterans hospitals, 28% who received hydroxychloroquine and usual care died, versus 11% of those getting only routine care.

The 59 Worst Lies Trump Told About Coronavirus in the Past Month

Trump has been holding daily coronavirus briefings since March 14 — and he's told numerous lies in the process. Here are some of the worst ones from the past month.