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Trump campaign calls for a fourth presidential debate, citing early voting

Trump campaign calls for a fourth presidential debate, citing early voting

Donald Trump’s presidential campaign called for an additional presidential debate in a letter to the Commission on Presidential Debates on Wednesday. Rudy Giuliani, the former mayor of New York who represents the Trump campaign on debate issues, wrote in the letter that the current debate schedule is an “outdated dinosaur and not reflective of voting…MORE

US accuses Russia of conducting sophisticated disinformation and propaganda campaign

A new report from the US State Department accuses Russia of conducting a sophisticated disinformation and propaganda campaign that uses a variety of approaches including Kremlin-aligned news sites to promote their agenda. Wednesday’s report focuses in particular on the Russian government’s use of this network to push disinformation about the coronavirus pandemic as it spread…MORE

Illinois Republican congressman tests positive for coronavirus

Illinois Republican congressman tests positive for coronavirus

Illinois Republican Rep. Rodney Davis tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday, his office said in a statement, making him the third congressman over the last week to report having the virus. Davis said in a statement that a higher than usual temperature reading Wednesday prompted him to get tested, which resulted in a positive diagnosis.…MORE