Trump contradicts himself on Giuliani and Ukraine, misleads on Vindman
CNN's Daniel Dale says President Donald Trump contradicted himself when he told Geraldo Rivera that he sent his personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, to Ukraine when just months before he said that he didn't.
Dale also fact-checks Trump's comments about Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman and the the call with Ukraine.
In an interview with MSNBC's Ari Melber, Speaker Pelosi criticized Trump's coronavirus press briefings, saying she "doesn't really watch them" because "every day the President is contradicting himself." Pelosi implored Americans to "insist on the truth" from Trump, as their "their lives and livelihoods depend on it." Aired on 04/17/2020. Rachel Nichols catches up with Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban to talk about the possible return of the NBA and conclusion of the 2019-20 season, what a regular season and playoffs system might be (including a possible 2020-21 start on Christmas), and his thoughts on human growth hormone (HGH) and why it should be legalized in the league.
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✔️ President Trump said New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who has been praised for his response to the coronavirus crisis in his state and has sometimes sparred with Mr. Trump, will be visiting the White House on Tuesday. The head of the WHO, Tedros Ghebreyesus, says there are worrying upward trends in Africa, Central and South America and is calling on all countries to remain vigilant.
The United States has the most cases of any country with more than 839-thousand confirmed cases and some 46-thousand deaths. U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order barring new immigration for people seeking permanent resident cards or green cards for the next sixty days. Trump says the action will protect unemployed Americans. Trump says the action will protect unemployed Americans. Health officials say the coronavirus doesn't discriminate based on race or ethnicity. But, Blacks and Latinos in the United States are being infected at a higher rate as essential workers.
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Dr. Uche Blackstock is the Founder and CEO of Advancing Health Equity
Stella Rouse is an associate professor at the University of Maryland
Rafael Bernal is a staff writer, The Hill
Merrill Matthews is a resident scholar with the Institute for Policy innovation
Einar Tangen is a political economic affairs commentator