A report from the Department of Homeland Security outlined how anarchist groups and extreme-right supporters were preparing for an unprecedented confrontation.
The response from President Trump and prominent evangelicals to Charlottesville mimics the equivocation of some Muslims after Islamist-inspired attacks.
The president excoriated the press and anti-fascists but didn't condemn the alt-right.
The president criticized pharmaceutical executive Kenneth C. Frazier, who in his resignation statement said he was taking a "stand against intolerance and extremism."
"He threw an airball so far away it landed in the Third Reich."
Trump is expected to pick Andrew Puzder as labor secretary.
Scalise admits it, but three attendees have claimed that he did not speak at the event.