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@jonallendc  analysis: The vast majority of his base voters won't care whether he paid taxes or lied about being a successful businessman. But that base is simultaneously President Trump's greatest strength and weakness on the electoral battlefield.

America's racial reckoning is putting a spotlight on Black mental health.

In the days going into the first debate, aides and advisers have been publicly and privately trying to set the stage for a debate between a president who has done relatively little to prepare and a skilled debater with decades of experience.

Sen. Doug Jones says Republicans’ push to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court is a “political power grab” that will undermine confidence in Congress: “This is for the heart and soul of the United States Senate.”

Colorado Secretary of State Griswold calls for the state’s all-mail electoral system to be adopted nationwide, saying “the era of long lines should end.”

CDC Director Redfield takes aim at Covid-19 task force member Scott Atlas, telling a colleague in an overheard call that "everything he says is false."

"The revelations are obvious fodder for the president’s challenger, Joe Biden." – @SteveKornacki  says about NY Times report alleging years of tax avoidance by Pres. Trump


President Trump: "I think mail-in voting is horrible, it's corrupt." Reporter: "You voted by mail in Florida's election last month, didn't you?" Trump: "Sure. I can vote by mail" Reporter: "How do you reconcile with that?" Trump: "Because I'm allowed to."

Andrea Jenkins, vice president of Minneapolis City Council, says George Floyd and Officer Chauvin worked at restaurant near Third Precinct. "They were coworkers for a very long time."

"Somebody has to do this." A peaceful protester is arrested outside the location President Trump's rally will be held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Saturday.

Dr. Fauci says Americans will likely need to stay home for at least several more weeks: “I cannot see that all of a sudden, next week or two weeks from now it's going to be over. I don't think there's a chance of that."

Rep. Connolly during House Oversight and Reform Cmte. hearing: "You can talk all you want about whether the poor Border [Patrol] is overwhelmed that makes no excuse for how we are treating children...Is there no limit to what you will justify in this administration?"

Side by side satellite images compare the size of Hurricane Harvey to Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

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A group of athletes led by LeBron James will roll out a multimillion-dollar program in the next few weeks to recruit poll workers in heavily Black electoral districts for November’s election, a person familiar with the plans says.