In debate, Harris signaled a sharper break with Trump administration over China

In debate, Harris signaled a sharper break with Trump administration over China

Responding to Pence’s comments, Senator Harris highlighted the fact that the United States had a team of experts on the ground in China to monitor disease outbreaks that had been withdrawn by the Trump administration. She’s right: Upon coming into office, the administration reduced the number of U.S. Centers for Disease Control and National Institutes of Health staff in China and shut down the National Science Foundation office in Beijing. As Jennifer Huang Bouey, an epidemiologist and Georgetown University professor has explained, “five years earlier, CDC and NIH officials would have been on the ground in Wuhan.”

Years after they fought in Afghanistan, US troops watch as their children deploy to the same war

Years after they fought in Afghanistan, US troops watch as their children deploy to the same war

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Trump undercuts his national security adviser on troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump made a surprise announcement on Wednesday night, just 90 minutes before the vice presidential debate, that the remaining U.S. troops in Afghanistan “should” be home by Christmas.

Trump campaign’s message to poll watchers doesn’t always align with Trump’s rhetoric

Is Bannon advising the campaign?!

In a Pennsylvania training video, the instructor tells poll watchers specifically not to challenge every ballot, like Trump’s former adviser Steve Bannon recently suggested. The source said the campaign doesn’t envision slowing things down, but instead its goal is “to make sure election officials follow up.”

Trump campaign’s message to poll watchers doesn’t always align with Trump’s rhetoric