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Morning Greatness: Meltdown Over Trump Tweets on Election Date Change

Good Friday morning.

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

  • The president meets with the National Association of Police Organizations Leadership
  • President Trump participates in a Campaign Coalitions Event with Florida Sheriffs
  • The president participates in a COVID-19 Response and Storm Preparedness roundtable in Belleair, Florida
  • President Trump participates in a roundtable with supporters
  • The president delivers remarks at a Fundraising Committee Dinner

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Top stories:

WTF: Michael Flynn Case Continues As Appeals Court Sets Hearing On Whether To Dismiss Charges

This was ridiculous. Trump Explains Tweet Suggesting Election Delay, Says He Doesn’t Want Date Change

Group prepares for chance Trump refuses to concede election

RIP Herman Cain. Critics Rush To Capitalize On Herman Cain’s Death, Mask-Shaming And Blaming Trump

Fearing Trump interference, FBI agents hid copies of Russia investigation docs

 

Riots/Protests/Black Lives Matter/War on Cops:

Prosecutor not charging Ferguson officer who killed Michael Brown

Taylor Swift is rebranding her album merch after a Black-owned business accused her team of ripping off its design

Why? Pentagon strips out training language that refers to protesters, media as ‘adversaries’

Imposters? LOL. Citing impostors, feds urge lifting of court order protecting journalists amid Portland protests

DHS compiled intelligence reports on journalists reporting on protests in Portland: report

Three Chicago cops shot in shootout with handcuffed carjacking suspect

Virginia Military Institute won’t remove Confederate statues or rename buildings

A Black Lives Matter mural is defaced with red, white and blue paint in Washington state

Is this racial? Trump stokes racist fears after revoking Obama-era housing rule intended to fight segregation

WATCH: Every Player and Coach Takes a Knee During National Anthem Before NBA Restart

 

Coronavirus news:

McDonald’s CEO says law enforcement may be called on customers who refuse to wear masks

Grassley says don’t expect coronavirus mask mandate in Senate

Children can carry 100 times as much coronavirus as adults, study claims

Coronavirus outbreak at USC’s fraternity row infects 40 people

Philadelphia’s coronavirus outbreak, quarantines lead trash to pile up: ‘Filthadelphia’

New York authorities break up alleged sex party in crackdown on large gatherings amid coronavirus

Ohio Board of Pharmacy Reverses Rule, Okays Hydroxychloroquine After Governor’s Request

 

Other morsels:

Twitter execs refused Israel’s request to remove Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei tweets

Trump Admin Recovers $200 Million From Obama-Era Solar Boondoggle

This is a parody but I wasn’t sure at first. In Bow to NBA’s ‘Inclusive’ Values, China to Install Gender-Neutral Bathrooms at Xinjiang Labor Camps

Ilhan Omar Pays Husband’s Firm Another $600,000 In Just Three Weeks, Bringing Total Over $1.7 Million

Trump offers to pay for funeral of slain soldier Vanessa Guillen

What to know about the mystery seeds from China appearing in US mailboxes

Federalist Society co-founder bashes Trump for ‘fascistic’ tweet about delaying election

Democrat. Tennessee senator stole $600K to pay for her wedding — then cover her divorce

Ghislaine Maxwell documents released, show emails with Epstein

 

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