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What We’re Reading This Weekend: Trump’s COVID, The Left’s Inner Ugliness, Biden’s Lead Shrinks … And More

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The President’s Diagnosis

Now That Trump Has Moved to Military Hospital, What’s the Treatment Plan? — Newsmax

Donald Trump’s coronavirus infection is the ultimate ‘October surprise’ — The Guardian

Donald Trump Releases Video As He Fights Coronavirus: ‘I Think I’m Doing Very Well’ — Breitbart

‘We Will Continue To Pray’ — Joe Biden, Kamala Harris React To News Of Donald Trump Testing Positive For Coronavirus — API

The Left’s Ugliness

With Trump’s COVID diagnosis, leftists are showing their inner ugliness — American Thinker

CNN Immediately Dives Into the Gutter Over Trump’s COVID Diagnosis — Red State

Michael Moore doubts Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis: ‘He’s not above weaponizing this’ — Washington Times

Former Hillary Clinton spokeswoman tweets ‘I hope he dies’ after Trump COVID-19 diagnosis — Washington Times

Joy Reid says Trump faked his COVID diagnosis to get out of debates — Fox News

Election 2020

Biden Lead Over Trump Cut To 3 Points After Presidential Debate: IBD/TIPP Poll —

Job Approval Rises to First Term Highs for Trump as Election Nears — Real Clear Politics

Why the Biden Campaign Is Sinking in Florida — The Federalist

Why Trump May Be Stronger in Pennsylvania Than Polls Suggest — Washington Examiner

Biden Spent Week Refusing to Take Positions, Losing Train of Thought — Washington Free Beacon

Supreme Court

Could Mike Lee’s COVID Case Delay Amy Coney Barrett’s Confirmation? — National Review

Good News

Tax, legal experts say leaker of Trump tax returns could face prison time — Just the News

Trump’s Middle-Class Boom

‘The wealth gap shrinks — the three years before the pandemic saw big gains for lower earners.’….. — Mark Perry, Carpe Diem


Party That Wants To Run Your Healthcare Roots For Political Opponent To Die. — Babylon Bee

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