Sunday shows - White House stresses Trump's determination in China trade fight as GOP challenger emerges

Administration officials on Sunday stressed that President TrumpDonald John TrumpBubba Wallace to be driver of Michael Jordan, Denny Hamlin NASCAR team Graham: GOP will confirm Trump's Supreme Court nominee before the election Southwest Airlines, unions call for six-month extension of government aid MORE is determined to win a trade war with China after  the president made comments earlier at the Group of Seven summit that White House said were misinterpreted. 

The development came on the same day that a Republican challenger announced that he will mount a primary campaign against Trump. 

Read The Hill's complete coverage below.

Mnuchin: Trump's 'as determined as ever' on China trade fight
By ZACK BUDRYK 
 
Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinSteven Terner MnuchinShutdown clash looms after Democrats unveil spending bill Lawmakers fear voter backlash over failure to reach COVID-19 relief deal United Airlines, unions call for six-month extension of government aid MORE said Sunday that President Trump is “as determined as ever” in the ongoing trade war with China after Trump suggested he had regrets about escalating the standoff in comments the White House insists were misinterpreted.

“The president is determined to have fair and reciprocal trade,” Mnuchin, speaking from the Group of Seven (G-7) Summit in France, told Fox’s Chris WallaceChristopher (Chris) WallaceTrump campaign plays up Biden's skills ahead of Cleveland debate: 'He's actually quite good' GOP brushes back charges of hypocrisy in Supreme Court fight Battle lines drawn on precedent in Supreme Court fight MORE on “Fox News Sunday.” “He’s as determined as ever on this issue, he wants a good deal.”
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Kudlow rejects international criticism of Trump tariffs: G-7 'has gone very well'
By REBECCA KLAR
 
President Trump's national economic adviser, Larry KudlowLarry KudlowMORE, said Sunday that reports that international leaders are warning that U.S. tariffs may lead to a global recession are wrong.
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Graham: America must 'accept the pain that comes in standing up to China'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Sen. Lindsay Graham (R-S.C.) said Sunday that the “pain that comes with standing up to China” is a necessary aspect of the ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing.
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Joe Walsh announces Republican challenge to Trump
By REGINA ZILBERMINTS
 
"We've got a guy in the White House who is unfit, completely unfit to be president and it stuns me that nobody stepped up, nobody in the Republican Party stepped up, because I'll tell you what George, everybody believes in the Republican party, everybody believes he's unfit," former Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.)  told ABC's George StephanopoulosGeorge Robert StephanopoulosMurkowski: Supreme Court nominee should not be taken up before election Cruz says Senate Republicans likely have votes to confirm Trump Supreme Court nominee Pelosi: House will use 'every arrow in our quiver' to stop Trump Supreme Court nominee MORE. "He lies every time he opens his mouth."
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Walsh says employing 25th Amendment 'should be looked at'
By REGINA ZILBERMINTS
 
Former Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.), who announced on Sunday that he would challenge President Trump in the GOP primary, said that invoking the 25th Amendment and removing him from office "should be looked at."
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Weld 'thrilled' more Republicans are challenging Trump
By REBECCA KLAR 
 
Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill WeldWilliam (Bill) WeldRalph Gants, chief justice of Massachusetts supreme court, dies at 65 The Hill's Campaign Report: Biden visits Kenosha | Trump's double-voting suggestion draws fire | Facebook clamps down on election ads Biden picks up endorsements from nearly 100 Republicans MORE, the first Republican to mount a primary campaign against President Trump, encouraged even more GOP challengers to announce White House bids.
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Sanders doubles down on 'Medicare For All' defense: 'We have not changed one word'
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersJacobin editor: Primarying Schumer would force him to fight Trump's SCOTUS nominee Trump campaign plays up Biden's skills ahead of Cleveland debate: 'He's actually quite good' Young voters backing Biden by 2:1 margin: poll MORE (I-Vt.), a 2020 White House hopeful, on Sunday dismissed criticism that he is backtracking on his "Medicare For All" plan.
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Klobuchar knocks Trump: 'This negotiating by tweet hasn't been working'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
“He creates chaos and I don’t think that’s good for getting an agreement with a country like China,” Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharBattle lines drawn on precedent in Supreme Court fight Sunday shows - Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death dominates Klobuchar: GOP can't use 'raw political power right in middle of an election' MORE (D-Minn.), a 2020 presidential hopeful, said on “Fox News Sunday.” “You’ve got to keep your promises and you’ve got to keep your threats and he has done neither… this negotiating by tweet hasn’t been working.” 
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Rendell: Biden 'baked in' as Democratic nominee
By JOHN BOWDEN
 
Former Democratic National Committee chairman Ed Rendell said in a new interview that he believes former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenJoe Biden looks to expand election battleground into Trump country Trump puts Supreme Court fight at center of Ohio rally Special counsel investigating DeVos for potential Hatch Act violation: report MORE has locked in the Democratic Party's 2020 nomination for president.
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Priebus: Left's 'wacko ideas' are opportunity for Republicans in 2020
By JOHN BOWDEN
 
Former Republican National Committee chairman Reince PriebusReinhold (Reince) Richard PriebusLeaked audio shows Trump touted low Black voter turnout in 2016: report Meadows joins White House facing reelection challenges Trump names Mark Meadows as new chief of staff MORE said in a new interview that the Democratic Party's leftward push ahead of the 2020 elections presents an opportunity for Republicans.
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Cindy McCain says late husband would be 'very disappointed' with politics today
By REBECCA KLAR 
 
On the one-year anniversary of Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainBiden's six best bets in 2016 Trump states Replacing Justice Ginsburg could depend on Arizona's next senator The Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by Facebook - Washington on edge amid SCOTUS vacancy MORE's (R-Ariz.) death, his wife, Cindy McCain, said her husband would be disappointed by the state of politics today.
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