Category: Force

Joe Biden: I Will Force Americans to Wear Masks in Public
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Joe Biden: I Will Force Americans to Wear Masks in Public

Former Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday that he would compel Americans to wear masks in public if elected president. In an interview with Pittsburgh CBS affiliate KDKA, Biden said that he would use federal power to “mandate” masks. Q: I know you have been critical of the president’s handling of the pandemic in the…

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Trump Task Force Spends Nearly 20 Minutes Answering Jim Acosta
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Trump Task Force Spends Nearly 20 Minutes Answering Jim Acosta

President Donald Trump and the White House coronavirus task force spent nearly 20 minutes answer questions from CNN’s Jim Acosta on Tuesday. Acosta brought up about 15 different questions and interjections as the task force offered him detailed information about the virus and President Trump’s response to the outbreak. Trump was non-combative with Acosta, referring…

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Coronavirus Task Force Details Data Predicting 100,000-240,000 Deaths
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Coronavirus Task Force Details Data Predicting 100,000-240,000 Deaths

White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx detailed data models predicting 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the United States from coronavirus. Birx said that the numbers were shocking but much lower than the earlier models showing two million deaths. White House Coronavirus Briefing Birx shared a chart featuring an IHME Model by Chris Murray…

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Coronavirus could force ISPs to abandon data caps forever
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Coronavirus could force ISPs to abandon data caps forever

Pressure from the global pandemic has broadband companies loosening the arbitrary restrictions on the connections users pay for — and this may be the beginning of the end for the data caps we’ve lived in fear of for decades. Here’s why. The coronavirus threat and official policies of “social distancing” are leading millions to stay…

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Senators attempt to force Twitter to ban Iranian leadership
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Senators attempt to force Twitter to ban Iranian leadership

Four senators, including Ted Cruz (R-TX), have asserted that, as a consequence of sanctions placed on Iran, Twitter must cease providing its services to Ayatollah Khamenei and other leaders in the country. “The Ayatollah enjoys zero protection from the United States Bill of Rights,” he wrote in a letter to the company. Although the move…

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India likely to force Facebook, WhatsApp to identify the originator of messages
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India likely to force Facebook, WhatsApp to identify the originator of messages

New Delhi is inching closer to recommending regulations that would require social media companies and instant messaging app providers operating in the nation to help law enforcement agencies identify users who have posted content — or sent messages — it deems questionable, two people familiar with the matter told TechCrunch. India will submit the suggested…

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Al Green Vows to Force Impeachment Vote This Month
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Al Green Vows to Force Impeachment Vote This Month

Rep. Al Green (D-TX) on Monday vowed to force a vote on the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump in the House of Representatives before the end of this month. “The President of the United States is a racist, a bigot, a misogynist, as well as an invidious prevaricator. To say that Donald John…

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