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Sunday shows - Trump Michigan rally grabs the spotlight

Sunday shows - Trump Michigan rally grabs the spotlight
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A Trump campaign event in Michigan dominated the Sunday morning political talk shows, with multiple guests addressing the crowd's chants of “lock her up” after President Trump demanded Gov. Gretchen WhitmerGretchen WhitmerTrump testing czar warns local officials may impose 'draconian measures' to combat COVID-19 Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Every time Trump talks about me 'I get more death threats' CIA impeachment whistleblower forced to live under surveillance due to threats: report MORE (D) re-open the state amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The event on Saturday night came just a little more than one week after the FBI announced that it had foiled a plan to kidnap the governor.

“Lock ‘em all up,” Trump responded to the chants.

Read The Hill's complete coverage below.

Whitmer: Trump inciting 'domestic terrorism'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) on Sunday accused President TrumpDonald John TrumpHillary Clinton responds to Chrissy Teigen tweet: 'I love you back' Police called after Florida moms refuse to wear face masks at school board meeting about mask policy Supreme Court rejects Trump effort to shorten North Carolina mail-ballot deadline MORE of inciting "domestic terrorism” in the wake of an alleged plot to abduct her.

"It's incredibly disturbing that the president of the United States, 10 days after a plot to kidnap, put me on trial, and execute me … is at it again … inciting this kind of domestic terrorism," Whitmer said on NBC’s “Face the Nation.”
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Pelosi chastises Trump for promoting 'fear tactics' at Michigan rally
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
“The president has to realize that the words of the president of the United States weigh a ton,” Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiPelosi: Trump should accept election results 'like a man' The spectre of pension failures haunts this election Microsoft: Iranian hacking group targeting attendees of major international security conferences MORE (D-Calif.) told ABC’s “This Week” on Sunday. “And in our political dialogue, to inject fear tactics into it, especially a woman governor and her family, is so irresponsible.” 
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Miller on whether Trump regrets 'Lock her up' chant about Whitmer: 'Not at all'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Senior Trump campaign adviser Jason Miller said the president stood by attacking Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) in the wake of an alleged plot by a militia group to kidnap her.
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Lara Trump defends president's rhetoric after 'lock her up chants' about Whitmer at rally: 'He was having fun'
By ARIS FOLLEY 
 
President Trump's daughter-in-law, Lara TrumpLara Lea TrumpObama to campaign for Biden in Orlando on Tuesday Democrats condemn Trump's rhetoric against Michigan governor as allies defend rally Sunday shows - Trump Michigan rally grabs the spotlight MORE, defended him on Sunday after he drew criticism over “lock her up” chants his crowd directed toward Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) at his rally the night before.
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Lara Trump denies mocking Joe Biden's stutter, suggests cognitive decline
By JOSEPH CHOI
 
Lara Trump on Sunday denied mocking Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenHillary Clinton responds to Chrissy Teigen tweet: 'I love you back' Supreme Court rejects Trump effort to shorten North Carolina mail-ballot deadline Overnight Defense: Trump campaign's use of military helicopter raises ethics concerns | Air Force jets intercept aircraft over Trump rally | Senators introduce bill to expand visa screenings MORE's speech, and instead suggested that the former vice president may be experiencing a cognitive decline.
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Pelosi says chances of passing COVID-19 stimulus before election depend on Trump administration
By JUSTINE COLEMAN 
 
Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Democrats want to get an agreement before the election, but added that “we have to freeze the design” of the language. 
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Democratic Delaware senator says he is open to expanding the Supreme Court
By JOSEPH CHOI
 
Sen. Chris CoonsChristopher (Chris) Andrew CoonsWhat a Biden administration should look like Bitter fight over Barrett fuels calls to nix filibuster, expand court Ocasio-Cortez: Republicans don't believe Democrats 'have the stones to play hardball' MORE (D-Del.) said on Sunday he was open to expanding the number of justices that sit on the Supreme Court should Democratic nominee Joe Biden be elected president.
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Biden ahead of Trump in Wisconsin, Arizona: surveys
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
Democratic nominee Joe Biden is ahead of President Trump in Wisconsin and Arizona, both states won by the president in 2016, according to polls released Sunday.
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RNC chairwoman: Republicans should realize distancing themselves from Trump 'is hurting themselves in the long run'
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairwoman Ronna McDanielRonna Romney McDanielSunday shows - Spotlight shifts to positive tests among Pence aides Republican National Committee chair warns of 'most progressive, radical takeover of our country' if Biden wins Sunday shows preview: Trump, Biden gear up for final sprint to Election Day MORE said Sunday that GOP senators should realize that distancing themselves from President Trump in their campaigns “is hurting themselves in the long run.”
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Moore: Trump has to be on 'best behavior' for final presidential debate
By TAL AXELROD
 
Stephen MooreStephen MooreSunday shows - Trump Michigan rally grabs the spotlight Moore: Trump has to be on 'best behavior' for final presidential debate If the election depends on the economy, the results favor Trump MORE, an economist and adviser to President Trump, said Sunday that the president needed to be "on his best behavior" going into the final presidential debate Thursday against former Vice President Joe Biden.
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HHS secretary: Avoiding large gatherings 'a difficult message for all Western democracies'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar is defending the federal government’s progress on the coronavirus pandemic, saying on Sunday “all Western democracies” are having trouble avoiding large gatherings.
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