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  1. Trump Posts (And Deletes) 'White Power' Video

    President Donald Trump yesterday retweeted a video of a supporter saying "white power" while confronting anti-Trump protesters in Florida, then deleted it four hours later. In that time, it drew widespread condemnation, notably from South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott, the only Black Republican senator, who called it "indefensible." The White House said Trump missed the racist utterance in the video, and saw only the "tremendous enthusiasm from his many supporters." The president's Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, tweeted that his rival had "picked a side" in "a battle for the soul of the nation."

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