Debate 2020: Microphones will be muted for portions of final presidential debate | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Mics will be muted at final presidential debate. RELATED: USA TODAY endorses Joe Biden for president https://youtu.be/rd6MaASzxDM President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden will have their microphones cut off during portions of the final presidential debate. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics…

USA TODAY Editorial Board endorses Joe Biden for president | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. USA TODAY Editorial Board on Biden endorsement: Trump violates values. RELATED: Racial inequities are fueling coronavirus spread in Essex County, NJ https://youtu.be/7S41b9Kmie4 For the first time in USA TODAY’s history, the Editorial Board is endorsing a presidential candidate. Several board members explain why. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more…

COVID deaths of Native Americans linked to limited access to resources and healthcare | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. COVID-19 ravages Indigenous N.M. communities. RELATED: Racial inequities are fueling coronavirus spread in Essex County, NJ https://youtu.be/7S41b9Kmie4 COVID ravaged McKinley County, where roughly 74% of the population is non-Hispanic Native American — mostly Navajo and Zuni — and access to resources is scarce. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more…

Racial inequities are fueling coronavirus spread in Essex County, NJ | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. COVID-19 hits communities of color harder in NJ. RELATED: ‘Death sentence’: Black Americans living in cancer alley now dying from COVID-19 https://youtu.be/OScCFVblyYg New Jersey leaders try to address the inequities that allowed COVID-19 to hit parts of Essex County harder than communities that have more whites. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh…

Former Vice President Joe Biden discusses COVID and young Black voters at ABC Town Hall | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Former Vice President Joe Biden discussed COVID-19, the Supreme Court and how he planned to sway young Black voters. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/2Vq6Nnq » USA TODAY delivers current local and national news, sports, entertainment, finance, technology, and more…

Voter suppression and turning “red” states “blue” in 2020 | States of America

From USA TODAY. Voter suppression and whether Democrats could turn some key states "blue" if suppression tactics weren’t successful. RELATED: As Arizona, Texas and Georgia become less white, voter suppression could keep these states from turning blue https://bit.ly/3j3xF8y USA TODAY’s Nicquel Terry Ellis discusses voter suppression in Georgia, Texas and Arizona and whether those states…

President Donald Trump holds a Make America Great Again rally in Des Moines, IA. | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. President Donald Trump delivers remarks at a Make America Great Again rally in Des Moines, IA. RELATED: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxlgWFMIwVs President Trump makes direct appeal to suburban women in Pennsylvania campaign rally. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/2Vq6Nnq » USA TODAY delivers…

President Trump focuses on suburban women at campaign rally in Pennsylvania | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. President Trump makes direct appeal to suburban women in Pennsylvania campaign rally. RELATED: Watch the full 1st presidential debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6sKgs9U8iY&t=3064s&ab_channel=USATODAY President Trump made a direct appeal to suburban women during a campaign rally in the key battleground of Pennsylvania. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and…

‘Death sentence’: Black Americans living in cancer alley now dying from COVID-19 | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Americans living in "Cancer Alley" suffer from high rates of cancer. In part 1 of this six-part series, USA TODAY investigates how racism fuels COVID-19 deaths. RELATED: How systemic racism led to COVID-19’s rapid spread among people of color https://youtu.be/CKqeBeQSHp4 Black families purchased homes close to a petrochemical plant in this Louisiana…

How systemic racism led to COVID-19’s rapid spread among people of color | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. How racist policies led to COVID-19 inequities. RELATED: Systemic racism: What is it exactly, and how do we fight it? https://youtu.be/GADJjOhJ6GQ Racist policies have led to COVID-19 being more dangerous and deadly for Black, Latino, Asian and Indigenous Americans than for white Americans. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more…

Amy Coney Barrett on recusal if 2020 election outcome hits Supreme Court | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Amy Coney Barrett is asked about recusal if election outcome becomes Supreme Court case. RELATED: Watch the full stream of the hearing here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_XuJVqbTak&ab_channel=USATODAY Amy Coney Barrett is asked by Sen. Chris Coons (D- Del.) about recusal if 2020 election outcome is contested and does becomes a Supreme Court case. » Subscribe…

Amy Coney Barrett says racism persists in America, cites George Floyd | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Judge Amy Coney Barrett asked about killing of George Floyd, racism in America. RELATED: Watch the full hearing here https://youtu.be/VGuN4qpQ3Io Discussing her reaction to the George Floyd killing, Judge Amy Coney Barrett calls it an "obvious statement… that racism persists in our country." » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more…

Hurricane Delta leaves behind massive flooding in Louisiana | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Hurricane Delta brings intense wind, flooding to Gulf Coast. RELATED: Hurricane Hanna https://youtu.be/-WK-fwM_umg Hundreds of thousands are left without power as storm surge and flash flood warnings continue in the aftermath of Hurricane Delta. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/30HuLzS…

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer addresses the media (LIVE) | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Democrat Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer addresses the media after seven people were charged with plotting to kidnap her at her vacation home. RELATED: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N2tv4-izlLE Rep. Ocasio-Cortez rejects Rep. Ted Yoho’s ‘excuses’ over ‘harassment.’ » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: COPY MOST…

Joe Biden delivers remarks in Arizona (LIVE) | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Joe Biden heads to Arizona on Thursday for campaign events. RELATED: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/elections/2020/10/02/trump-covid-19-updates-president-melania-trump-hicks-test-positive/3549616001/ “I don’t know what the president is going to do. He changes his mind every second,” Biden said. “For me to comment on that now would be irresponsible. I think that if I can follow the commission’s recommendations – if…

Susan Page, moderator of the 2020 VP Debate, talks about her role in her own words | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Vice presidential debate moderator and USA TODAY Washington Bureau chief Susan Page explains her "Thank you, Vice President Pence" approach, takeaways. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY Susan Page, Washington bureau chief for USA TODAY, is the first print journalist to solo-moderate a presidential debate. Here’s how she prepared. »…

Who won the VP debate between VP Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris? | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. The Vice Presidential debate had less arguing and a lot more talk about the issues, but there were still a few heated moments. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/30lXjPr » USA TODAY…

VP debate: Harris and Pence talk Trump’s take on white supremacists | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Sen. Kamala Harris and Vice President Pence discuss Trump’s comments regarding white supremacist organizations from the previous presidential debate. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/30lXjPr » USA TODAY delivers current local and…

A fly stole the show resting on VP Mike Pence’s head at the debate | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Many viewers were quick to send tweets, with some joking that the fly should get time to respond to the questions. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/30lXjPr » USA TODAY delivers current…

Sen. Kamala Harris defends her law enforcement record during the VP debate | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. VP debate: Sen. Harris defends her previous law enforcement record. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY Sen. Kamala Harris discusses her law enforcement and criminal justice record to Vice President Pence during the VP debate. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from…

VP Debate 2020: Kamala Harris and Mike Pence joust over Supreme Court justices | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Harris and Pence discuss SCOTUS appointee Amy Coney Barrett. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY Senator Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence debate the appointment of Supreme Court justices, and the recent nomination of Amy Coney Barrett. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and…

Vice President Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris discuss President Trump’s tax returns | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Harris and Pence on Trump’s tax returns. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY Sen. Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence discuss Donald Trump’s tax returns and financial disclosures. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/30lXjPr » USA TODAY…

Kamala Harris and Mike Pence spar over healthcare debate | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Vice presidential debate: Kamala Harris and Mike Pence spar over healthcare. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY Senator Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence take jabs at each others’ stances on healthcare. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY:…

VP debate: Kamala Harris says she would not take a Trump recommended vaccine | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Sen. Kamala Harris says she would not receive a COVID vaccine if Trump recommended it. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY Kamala Harris says she would absolutely take a vaccine if it was recommended by public health professionals, but not if only President Trump says to. » Subscribe to USA…

Mike Pence, Kamala Harris differ on COVID-19 response and plans | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Kamala Harris and VP Mike Pence debate COVID-19 response. RELATED: Watch the full VP debate here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xsy8LbAgoos&ab_channel=USATODAY Senator Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence offer competing viewpoints on America’s COVID-19 response. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/30lXjPr » USA…

2020 debate moderators: Susan Page, Steve Scully, and Kristen Welker | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. USA TODAY’s Susan Page to moderate only showdown between vice presidential candidates. RELATED: Check out the 1st full debate here https://youtu.be/l6sKgs9U8iY The only vice presidential debate will be moderated by Susan Page, USA TODAY’s Washington Bureau chief. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from…

President Trump departs Walter Reed for White House (LIVE) | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. President Donald Trump leaves Walter Reed National Military Medical Center after being hospitalized since Friday with COVID-19. RELATED: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o-J-ysIqjrM&t=31s President Donald Trump will return to the White House on Monday, three days after he arrived at Walter Reed hospital with coronavirus symptoms that were alarming enough that doctors administered oxygen and several…

Judge Amy Coney Barrett talks Roe v. Wade, what a Trump Supreme Court would look like | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett in her own words. RELATED: How a Supreme Court justice gets nominated, confirmed, opposed and filibustered https://youtu.be/1SJPQ2Uomgs Judge Amy Coney Barrett spoke at Jacksonville University’s Public Policy Institute in 2016 discussing what a Trump Supreme Court would look like. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh »…