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When Chris Wallace mocked pro-Trump partisans for declaring the Mueller investigation over, maybe it was a fluke. When Tucker Carlson rattled the GOP for campaigning against Hillary Clinton in present-day, maybe that was a freak.

But a trio of Fox News anchors going rogue and hitting Trump hard, all in a week’s time? That, friends, is a trend.

Neil Cavuto is the latest to start slipping off the Trump bandwagon, nailing the POTUS for reversing himself on the Stormy Daniels affair and offering only sleaze in a legal team and cabinet. “Let’s be clear, Mr. President,” Cavuto begins in his typical pompous style. “How can you drain the swamp if you’re the one that keeps muddying the waters? You didn’t know about the $130,000 payment to a porn star until you did.”

After a quick recap of some of 45’s biggest distortions, manipulations and petty lies, Cavuto lays down the coup de grace.

Play for another Fox News surprise.

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For months, one postal worker had been doing all she could to protect herself from COVID-19. She wore a mask long before it was required at her plant in St. Paul, Minnesota. She avoided the lunch room, where she saw little social distancing, and ate in her car.

The stakes felt especially high. Her husband, a postal worker in the same facility, was at high risk because his immune system is compromised by a condition unrelated to the coronavirus. And the 20-year veteran of the U.S. Postal Service knew that her job, operating a machine that sorts mail by ZIP code, would be vital to processing the flood of mail-in ballots expected this fall.

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