Morning Greatness: Trump Plays Golf on Memorial Day, Media Pounces

Good Tuesday morning.

Here’s what is on the president’s agenda today:

  • The president participates in a ceremonial swearing-in of the Director of National Intelligence
  • President Trump meets with the Secretary of State
  • The president delivers remarks on Protecting Seniors with Diabetes
  • 2:00PM Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany holds a briefing

Coronavirus news:

Trump commemorates Memorial Day, defends decision to play golf

Billionaires Increase Net Worth by $434B During Coronavirus Lockdowns

NBA legend Patrick Ewing is recovering at home after testing positive for the coronavirus

Here’s What Doctors Are Using To Treat Coronavirus

The Fight To Reshore US Pharmaceuticals

Colorado restaurant owners who reopened to large crowds in defiance of state order sue governor

Protesters hang effigy of Kentucky governor

U.S. CDC reports 1,637,456 coronavirus cases, 97,669 deaths

Three Republican groups sue California governor over mail-in-vote order

California reopens churches 3 days after Trump threatened to ‘override’ states

DOJ urges Nevada to reconsider church social-distancing orders, ‘unequal treatment’

Michigan Gov. Whitmer caught in Memorial Day lockdown controversy over husband’s reported boat request

Uh oh. CDC warns of starving, aggressive rats amid COVID-19 garbage shortage

Wear gloves, or wash hands to avoid coronavirus?

The White House’s travel ban for Brazil starts tomorrow

The rental car industry has ground to a near halt. This is what that means for automakers and car buyers

Back to work. Ford, GM and Fiat Chrysler restart US factories

UN virus therapy trial pauses hydroxychloroquine testing

Northwest cherry crops facing disease and decreased harvest

California city sees COVID-19 outbreaks at 9 facilities, including food processing plants

Students Sue Harvard over Campus Shutdown

Other morsels:

President Barack Obama Played Golf on 7 Out of 8 Memorial Day Weekends

Biden leaves home to lay Memorial Day wreath

Hemp was supposed to boost farmers. It’s turned out to be a flop.

Trump threatens to pull Republican convention out of North Carolina

Trump wants Republican National Convention to stay in North Carolina

Buy from your local farmers. ‘Something isn’t right’: U.S. probes soaring beef prices

Florida judge strikes down law requiring felons pay court fees before voting

FBI joins 3-state manhunt for UConn student wanted in string of slayings, home invasion and kidnapping

Ilhan Omar: ‘I do believe’ Tara Reade’s claims against Joe Biden

China’s military promises to uphold ‘national sovereignty’ as more Hong Kong protests expected

And that’s all I’ve got, now go beat back the angry mob!

About Liz Sheld

Liz Sheld is the senior news editor at American Greatness. She is a veteran political strategist and pollster who has worked on campaigns and public interest affairs. Liz has written at Breitbart and The Federalist, as well as at PJ Media, where she wrote "The Morning Briefing." In her spare time, she shoots sporting clays and watches documentaries.

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