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Trump nabs hours of free airtime on Fox as he stages his comeback tour

On Thursday and Friday, Trump was on three different Fox News shows and two right-leaning radio shows (one of which is hosted by Fox News’ Mark Levin). In total, he racked up approximately four hours of free airtime, which in turn produced an “echo” since the outlets repeat his talking points without much fact checking.

In one notable segment Friday, Trump appeared with Fox’s Dr. Marc Siegel, who gave the president a bizarre medical assessment.

“It sounded like something … that you would see an authoritarian do on a state-run television network out in some other country,” remarked CNN’s Senior

Back from Covid, Trump pins hopes on a hectic comeback tour

But instead of offering an empathetic message to the millions affected by the virus as aides wanted, the president, who is 74, has largely focused on his ability to spring back and restart the economy.

“Under my leadership, we are delivering a safe vaccine and a rapid recovery,” Trump pledged. “If you vote for me, prosperity will surge, normal life will fully resume, and next year will be one of the greatest years in the history of our country.”

Trump claimed Biden would “terminate our recovery, delay the vaccine, prolong the pandemic, and annihilate Pennsylvania’s economy with a draconian unscientific

Americans Will Receive $4,000 ‘Vacation Credit’ Under Trump Proposal

Donald Trump discussing the upcoming ‘Phase 4’ stimulus plan at the White House, June 17th.

Americans would unilaterally receive a $4,000 ‘vacation credit’ for US-based airfare, lodging, restaurants, and other travel-related expenses under a recently-revealed Trump stimulus proposal. The credit, part of an estimated $2 trillion stimulus boost, may also apply to artists and musicians touring the United States.

The proposal, first discussed by Donald Trump during a White House Roundtable in May, is designed to encourage Americans to hop onto airplanes, stay at hotels, and enjoy vacations while enjoying a sizable credit on their taxes.  According to Forbes,

It’s the summer of RVs, and Trump joins the bandwagon

Though RV business suffered during the worst of the pandemic, demand for the vehicles has swelled in recent weeks.
Forty-six million Americans plan to take an RV trip in the next 12 months, according to findings from the market researcher Ipsos that the RV Industry Association funded.

Even President Donald Trump suggested he may ditch Air Force One for an RV trip to New York.

“I think I’m gonna buy an RV and travel in an RV with our first lady,” Trump said at a news conference Friday at the White House. “It’s great, people are traveling. And you …