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What We’re Reading Today: COVID ‘Blessing,’ Veep Candidates Joust, Russia Scandal Lives On . . . And More

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Some headlines that caught our eye.

Politics And COVID-19

Donald Trump: Catching COVID-19 a ‘Blessing in Disguise’ Because of Regeneron Drug — Breitbart

Biden: Maybe We Should Cancel Next Debate If Trump’s Still Contagious — HotAir

Pelosi Open to Aid for Airlines but Resists Stimulus-Checks Bill — Newsmax

McConnell: Pelosi ‘Never Made a Reasonable Offer’; ‘They Didn’t Want to Get a Deal This Soon’ — CNSNews

Biden Surrogate Jane Fonda Calls COVID ‘God’s Gift to the Left’ — Washington Free Beacon

Vice Presidential Debates Loom Large

VP Debate Opens on COVID, Gets Heated on Economy — Newsmax

Harris, Pence clash on taxes, Green New Deal, COVID-19, China and packing the Supreme Court — Just The News

VP Debate Verdict: Kamala Harris showed there’s still no there, there — Legal Insurrection, Via Instapundit

Deep-State Russia Scandal Widens

Intel Chief Sends 1,000 Pages Of Documents To Justice Department For Durham Probe — Daily Caller

Justice Department acknowledges ‘inadvertently’ altering Flynn document with sticky note — Politico

Newly released documents give a clearer picture about the Russia hoax — American Thinker

Flynn Defense Team Moves To Disqualify And Remove Judge Sullivan From Trial For Anti-Flynn Prejudice, Unethical Behavior — The Federalist

Barrett Supreme Court Nomination

Media Meltdown Over Judge Barrett Hits Peak Silly — PJ Media

Poll: Democrats See Double-Digit Increase in Support for Confirming Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court — Breitbart

Census Forever?

Appellate judges let 2020 census continue through October — AP, Via Federal News Network

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow it to halt census count — The Hill

Trump Officials Ask Supreme Court To Block Order That Extends Census Counting — NPR

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