TV News LIES

Saturday, Sep 19th

Last update11:44:08 PM GMT

You are here News Military Trump spares only Texas and Florida in cutting funds for National Guard

Trump spares only Texas and Florida in cutting funds for National Guard

E-mail Print PDF
Gov. Abbott addresses National Guard unit

When President Donald Trump directed late Monday that states now pick up some of the tab for the nationwide deployment of the National Guard to respond to the coronavirus, he carved out two big exceptions: Texas and Florida.

While all other states and territories will have to shell out millions to cover 25 percent of their National Guard costs starting later this month, Texas and Florida will be fully covered. The two key states, which voted for Trump in 2016 and are hotly contested this year, are struggling to contain the coronavirus surges. But other states are worse off by several metrics — including total Covid-19 cases and the percentage of people testing positive.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


U.S. troops battling racism report high barrier to justice

US troops battling racism report barriers to justice In the U.S. military, troops outnumber civilian employees 2 to 1. But civilians file far more...

Removal of flag honoring veterans from White House sparks anger

POW/MIA flag removed from WHA decision by the Trump administration earlier this year to move the flag honoring missing war...

Philippines deports US Marine convicted of killing transgender woman in 2014

Joseph Scott PembertonA U.S. Marine convicted of killing a Filipino transgender woman was deported Sunday after a presidential...

The Atlantic's Goldberg: Trump's Tweet Is a Threat, More Reporting to Come Out on Trump Disparaging Military

One on one with Jeff Goldberg U.S. President Donald Trump was on the defensive on Sunday over what critics said was a...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!