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Editorial: Trump must stop politicizing coronavirus response

U.S. President Donald Trump leaves with Vice President Mike Pence after the coronavirus task force press briefing on Monday at the White House in Washington, D.C.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

April 14, 2020

Trump needs to remove this partisan attitude from his dealings with the pandemic and simply focus on giving Americans factual information.

Editorial: Don’t ignore the politics behind gun violence crisis

Discarded personal items covered in blood sit on Kovaln Lane, in the aftermath of the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Marcus Yam/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

October 3, 2017

For President Donald Trump’s administration, sensitivity in the face of tragedy hasn’t been the norm — just last week, Trump took to Twitter to insult the mayor of an American city ravaged by multiple hurricanes. So when voices everywhere — from the conservative blogosphere to Washington, D.C., ...

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