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CBS’s Dokoupil Suggests Trump Downplaying Coronavirus Concerns ‘Graver Than Watergate’ — ‘No One Died in Watergate’

Tuesday on “CBS “This Morning,” journalist Bob Woodward discussed recently-released tapes of his interview with President Donald Trump in which the president acknowledged his intention to downplay the coronavirus to prevent widespread panic. The interview was for Woodward’s new book about the Trump administration, “Rage.” “This Morning” co-host Tony Dokoupil asked Woodward if he agreed with his former colleague Carl Bernstein that the Trump tapes are “graver than Watergate” because of the loss of life in the pandemic.

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Fauci: We’re Doing a Very Good Job Adhering to Guidelines — Need to ‘Redouble’ Efforts of Physical Separation

In response to the most recent models showing a decrease in death projections from the coronavirus pandemic across the United States, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, applauded the efforts on adhering to the coronavirus task force’s guidelines, but said it needs to continue to stop the spread further.

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Jarrett Calls on Dem Presidential Candidates to ‘Break with Conventional Wisdom and Announce a Running Mate That’s a Woman of Color’

Former President Barack Obama senior advisor Valerie Jarrett on Tuesday urged whichever 2020 Democratic presidential candidate emerges as the leader after the conclusion of Super Tuesday to “break with conventional wisdom and announce a running mate that’s a woman of color,” especially if it is Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), former Vice President Joe Biden or former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

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Giuliani Slams John Bolton — ‘Classic Backstabber’

In a sit-down interview with CBS “This Morning,” Rudy Giuliani, personal legal counsel for President Donald Trump, sounded off on former National Security Advisor John Bolton amid reports of Bolton’s leaked manuscript claiming Trump wanted to withhold aid from Ukraine.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 30: Rudy Giuliani, former New York City mayor and current lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump, speaks to members of the media during a White House Sports and Fitness Day at the South Lawn of the White House May 30, 2018 in Washington, DC. President Trump …

Trump Jr: ‘Mitt Romney Is My Favorite Democrat’

Tuesday on CBS’s “This Morning” as part of his book tour for “Triggered: How the Left Thrives on Hate and Wants to Silence Us,” President Donald Trump’s son, Donald Trump, Jr., revealed his favorite Democrat: Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT). After

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Comey: ‘The FBI Doesn’t Spy, the FBI Investigates’

Former FBI Director Jim Comey on Wednesday defended the FBI’s actions in regards to the Donald Trump campaign and a “very serious allegation” — which Attorney General Bill Barr called spying. Comey said on CBS’s “This Morning” the FBI does not

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Flake: ‘Joe Biden Strikes Fear in a Lot of Republicans’

Tuesday on CBS’s “This Morning,” former Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ), now a CBS political commentator, named former Vice President Joe Biden as a potential 2020 presidential candidate that Republicans should have the most concern. Flake shared that Biden “strikes fear

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