Trump and Biden clash over national Covid mask mandate – US politics live

By Joan E Greve (now) and Martin Belam (earlier)

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HHS and CDC officials testify before Senate subcommittee

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Trump urges Republicans to 'go for the much higher numbers' in relief bill negotiations

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Federal government outlines plan to make Covid-19 vaccines available free to all Americans

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Pompeo criticises Iran over execution of Navid Afkari, continued detention of Siamak Namazi

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Trump shares manipulated video of Joe Biden to imply he played NWA anti-police protest song at campaign event

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US to announce charges and arrests related to Chinese government 'computer intrusion campaigns'

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Republican associated with QAnon wins primary race in Delaware

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