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National Coronavirus Updates


Delaware GOP US Senate candidate comes under criticism for posting Ruth Bader Ginsburg meme

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Lauren Witzke is drawing criticism for a social media post, including a controversial meme, she posted just hours after Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death Friday night. Read more


Marquette poll: Ginsburg most recognized justice; 2/3 support election year confirmation hearing

The national Marquette Law School poll found the 87-year-old Ginsburg was easily the most recognized of the nine justices, with 63% of respondents saying they knew enough to have an opinion on her and 44% viewing her favorably.  Read more


Reports: Poisonous ricin found on envelope bound for White House

(The Center Square) – Law enforcement officials say an envelope sent to President Donald Trump tested positive this week for the poisonous substance ricin. Read more


Anti-mask rally draws large crowd at Nebraska Capitol

The protesters waved large U.S. flags alongside other posters that said, "Honk for freedom," "Take the mask off," "Keep your mask off my kid" and "Trump 2020." Read more


Trump, McConnell signal intention to move quickly to replace Ginsburg

(The Center Square) – In the aftermath of the death Friday of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made clear that they will be moving quickly to fill the vacancy. Read more


Rich states, Poor states Index ranks Utah, Texas first for economic outlook, performance

(The Center Square) – Utah and Texas ranked first in separate economic categories in a new report published by the nonpartisan American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). Read more


Reports: U.S. economy would shrink if wealth tax enacted

(The Center Square) – The U.S. economy would shrink over decades if a wealth tax similar to one proposed by U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is enacted, a new report from the Center for Freedom & Prosperity Foundation says. Read more

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