Advanced Search

Topics
Media Types
States
Races
Candidates
Type

US-POTUS

Accountability

Trump’s Economic Task Force Loaded With Conflicts of Interests, CEO Mega-Donors

By Cole Driver on April 16, 2020.

According to new FEC filings, several CEOs appointed by President Trump to help manage the White House task force to reopen the country previously donated millions to underwrite the president’s reelection campaign, raising questions about the ability of wealthy donors to buy access to influence federal policy during the COVID-19 crisis. 

Accountability | Virginia

Trump Hits the Links While Coronavirus Ravages America

By Cole Driver on April 8, 2020.

According to reporting by the Washington Post, in late March the Secret Service signed a $45,000 contract to rent fleet golf carts in Northern Virginia near one of the president’s frequently visited golf courses in Sterling. Although the contract does not list the president by name in the rental, it is a near carbon copy of the previous orders used by the Secret Service for Trump’s golf visits in Florida and New Jersey.

Accountability | Michigan

Report: New Revelations Expose Trump’s Deepening Coronavirus Failure in Michigan

By Cole Driver on March 31, 2020.

According to a new report from the Wall Street Journal, as late as February 2020 Trump’s General Services Administration (GSA) was auctioning off cases of N95 masks that are now in national shortage for health care workers who are treating coronavirus patients. This comes mere days after the president created the coronavirus task force and calls into question Trump’s control over the process and lack of concern he took regarding the fatal virus. 

Accountability | Michigan

Amid COVID-19 Crisis, Trump Continues to Deny Michigan Hospitals Equipment and Aid

By Cole Driver on March 27, 2020.

In January, President Trump was briefed by his own intelligence officials on the potential widespread threat of coronavirus should it catalyze within U.S. borders, and instead of taking immediate action to prevent the potential pandemic, the president continued to deny its very existence.

Accountability | Pennsylvania

After Ignoring Warnings, Trump’s Negligence Flames Coronavirus Outbreak in Pennsylvania

By Cole Driver on March 26, 2020.

President Trump was warned by his own intelligence officials in January that COVID-19 was an imminent threat faced should the virus catalyze within U.S. borders,  and instead of taking immediate action to prevent further spread of the disease, the president continued to publicly deny it’s very existence. 

Accountability

Trump White House Continues to Stumble Over Coronavirus Response

By Cole Driver on March 20, 2020.

As the Coronavirus crisis becomes increasingly severe throughout the U.S., the Trump White House continues to scramble to contain a spreading pandemic that, for weeks, they chose to ignore. 

Accountability

Trump Properties Flouted Coronavirus Quarantine Guidelines

By Cole Driver on March 18, 2020.

Despite warnings by federal and local authorities, a litany of Trump-owned properties flouted Coronavirus guidelines days, even weeks, after the crisis had begun rapidly intensifying across the U.S.

1 2 3 7