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Brad Heath

Trump administration halts election security briefings, Democrats complain

30 Aug 2020

WASHINGTON The United States' top intelligence office told lawmakers it will end in-person briefings on election security because there had been leaks from congressional committees, officials said on Saturday.

U.S. Paycheck Protection hit some of its mark, but missed the most vulnerable

15 Jul 2020

The Paycheck Protection Program appears to have thrown a critical safety net under U.S. middle and upper-middle-wage jobs, but it faltered when it comes to lower-paying positions and the industries hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic, according to a Reuters analysis of loan details.

Trump administration says pandemic aid saved 51 million jobs. Did it?

08 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump's administration touted its $660 billion small business pandemic aid program this week as a "wild success," unveiling data that showed the initiative saved 51 million jobs.

RPT-Trump administration says pandemic aid saved 51 mln jobs. Did it?

08 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON, July 7 U.S. President Donald Trump's administration touted its $660 billion small business pandemic aid program this week as a "wild success," unveiling data that showed the initiative saved 51 million jobs.

Trump administration says pandemic aid saved 51 million jobs. Did it?

08 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump's administration touted its $660 billion small business pandemic aid program this week as a "wild success," unveiling data that showed the initiative saved 51 million jobs.

Little evidence of antifa links in U.S. prosecutions of those charged in protest violence

10 Jun 2020

By Sarah N. Lynch, Mark Hosenball, Mica Rosenberg and Brad Heath | Video

U.S. assessment finds opportunists drive protest violence, not extremists

04 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump has blamed leftwing extremist groups for instigating nights of looting and violence in cities across the United States, but an intelligence assessment offers limited evidence that organized extremists are behind the turmoil. | Video

U.S. assessment finds opportunists drive protest violence, not extremists

04 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump has blamed leftwing extremist groups for instigating nights of looting and violence in cities across the United States, but an intelligence assessment offers limited evidence that organized extremists are behind the turmoil. | Video

Special Report: 'Death Sentence' - the hidden coronavirus toll in U.S. jails and prisons

18 May 2020

When COVID-19 began tearing through Detroit’s county jail system in March, authorities had no diagnostic tests to gauge its spread. But the toll became clear as deaths mounted. First, one of the sheriff’s jail commanders died; then, a deputy in a medical unit. | Video

U.S. prosecutors resist calls to free inmates as coronavirus spreads

03 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON Five inmates at a federal prison in Oakdale, Louisiana, have died since March 28 after contracting the coronavirus. Harold Lee’s family fears he could be next.

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