Tag: Donald Trump

George W. Bush congratulates President-elect Joe Biden on his victory

By Jolie McCullough, Texas Tribune Former President George W. Bush congratulated President-elect Joe Biden on Sunday, sending a clear signal to other Republicans, including President...

Up is down: Republican showing stronger in county

Amidst a record-breaking turnout, Trump-voting Hispanics in Cameron County and the Rio Grande Valley were key to keeping Texas red in the 2020 General...

Presidential polls in Texas showed a tight race, but Trump won by 6 points....

By Madlin Mekelburg Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas — In the weeks before Election Day, most polls in Texas showed a close contest between the two...

Confounding Democrats, Trump makes inroads with Latinos

By NICHOLAS RICCARDI and ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON Associated Press President Donald Trump and his Republican allies made significant inroads with Latino voters in Tuesday's election,...

Texas voters sour on state of nation

By GREG KELLER Associated Press Voters in Texas gave President Donald Trump its 38 electoral votes while holding negative views about the country's direction, according...

Trump decries FBI probe of supporters surrounding Biden bus

By MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday suggested the FBI should stop investigating an incident in which his supporters...

Poll: Biden draws even with Trump in Texas

By Jonathan Tilove Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas — Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has drawn even in Texas with President Donald Trump, and Democrat MJ...

White evangelicals hope to keep changing Texas red for Trump

By ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press PLANO, Texas (AP) — As parishioners at the evangelical church in the Dallas suburbs gathered for Sunday services, they walked...

Doctor: Trump tests negative on consecutive days

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s White House doctor says Trump has tested negative for COVID-19 on consecutive days using a newer rapid test from...

2nd presidential debate is officially canceled

WASHINGTON (AP) — The second presidential debate between President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden is officially off. The nonpartisan Commission on Presidential Debates confirmed Friday...

Trump tweets that he’s leaving hospital Monday

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he's leaving the hospital Monday evening after a three-day stay to treat symptoms of COVID-19. The president tweeted: "I...

Trump declares ‘I get it,’ then briefly leaves hospital

By JILL COLVIN, STEVE PEOPLES and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Two days after being hospitalized with COVID-19, President Donald Trump declared,...

Trump being hospitalized after contracting COVID-19

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump will spend a "few days" at a military hospital on the advice of his physicians...

President Trump and first lady test positive for COVID-19

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus, the president tweeted early Friday. Trump's positive test comes...

AP FACT CHECK: False claims flood Trump-Biden debate

By CALVIN WOODWARD and HOPE YEN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unleashed a torrent of fabrications and fear-mongering in a belligerent debate...

NY Times: Trump paid $750 in US income taxes in 2016, 2017

President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes the year he ran for president and in his first year in the White...

Trump tightens Cuba sanctions as he woos Cuban-American vote

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that U.S. travelers won't be allowed to bring home Cuban cigars and...

Trump seeks out loyal donors in West Texas

By ELLEN KNICKMEYER and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press ODESSA, Texas (AP) — President Donald Trump's visit to a U.S. fracking hub on the West Texas...

Biden’s Texas ad signals opportunity in GOP stronghold

By STEVE PEOPLES AP National Political Writer Joe Biden targeted Texas with a modest advertising investment that raised new questions about President Donald Trump's vulnerability...

Trump holds narrow lead over Biden in Texas, UT poll finds

By Ross Ramsey, Texas Tribune President Donald Trump would beat former Vice President Joe Biden in Texas by 4 percentage points if the election were...

Polls suggest Biden has a shot at winning Texas

By Abby Livingston and Alex Samuels, Texas Tribune No matter how frequently it happens, it’s always a bit startling. Ever since February 2019, polls have been...

Trump says he’ll pursue police use-of-force standard

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and AAMER MADHANI Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday he would pursue an executive order to encourage police...

Trump heads to Dallas for race relations talk, fundraiser

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and AAMER MADHANI Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was ready to discuss race relations and policing on Thursday before...