Tag: Bob Woodward

Nuclear Option — White House Correspondents Dinner: This Is Why America Despises the Media

A couple thousand of the most esteemed and rarified reporters gather deep in the bowels of the Washington Hilton for this year’s convening of the mutual admiration society and one of the “grandfathers — perhaps great-grandfathers — of American journalism” uses his position of high authority on national television to promote stock in the company owned by his boss.


Woodward: Trump ‘Ruthless,’ a ‘Pragmatist’

During this week’s “Fox News Sunday,” Washington Post Associate Editor Bob Woodward described President Donald Trump as pragmatic in his leadership style amid rumors that chief strategist Steve Bannon is falling out of favor with the president. Woodward said Trump

Woodward: Flynn Advising Trump Nuclear Arms Race Is Job One

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” while discussing President-elect Donald Trump’s tweet last week saying the United States needs to “expand its nuclear capability,” and MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski reporting that Trump told her, “Let it be an arms race,” Washington Post

Bob Woodward on the Clinton Foundation: ‘It’s Corrupt’

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox New Sunday,” veteran journalist Bob Woodward said Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s family organization the Clinton Foundation was “corrupt.” Partial transcript as follows: WALLACE: Then there are the allegations about the Clinton Foundation and pay to

Woodward: ‘Majority of the People Distrust’ Hillary

Sunday on CBS’s “Face The Nation,” Washington Post associate editor Bob Woodward said Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton email scandal isn’t about Trump, but that it is “about her” and that there are questions of distrust. Woodward said, “Watergate was

Woodward: Hillary Gloated Too Much About Debate

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” in discussing the first presidential debate, veteran journalist Bob Woodward warned Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton not to “gloat.” Woodward said, “You know, she won the debate. I think there’s universal agreement

Woodward: Hillary ‘Has Not Come Totally Clean’ About Email Scandal

Tuesday on “CBS This Morning,” while discussing Congress receiving notes from the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server, Washington Post associate editor Bob Woodward said Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton had not “come totally clean” about her email

Obama: ‘Un-American’ Not to Take in More Muslim Refugees

President Obama wants more Syrian Muslim refugees in the West. Speaking in Turkey on Monday, Obama explained that the West needed to open its heart to Muslim refugees, who after all were fleeing from terrorism in the Middle East to the safe and warm arms of the West. Meanwhile, Obama continued to maintain that Islamic radicalism presents no threat to the world.

Woodward: Hillary’s Server to Nixon Tape Comparison Becoming More Valid

Monday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” long-time journalist Bob Woodward doubled down on his comparison to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s private email server scandal to former President Richard Nixon’s recorder audio tapes scandal saying it is becoming “more and more valid.”

Woodward on Clinton Emails: ‘Reminds Me of the Nixon Tapes’

Washington Post Associate Editor Bob Woodward said of Hillary Clinton’s emails, “It, in a way, reminds me of the Nixon tapes” on Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” Woodward stated that allowing Clinton and her lawyers to decide whether to turn over information was “unprecedented,” and

Woodward: Hillary Can’t Fake Her Way Into The Presidency

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” veteran journalist Bob Woodward said Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton “can’t fake” her way into the presidency. Woodward said, “If you distill what people are looking for now in a president, it is

Woodward: Bush Did Not Lie About WMD, He Was ‘Skeptical’

This weekend on Fox News Channel’s “Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace,” veteran journalist Bob Woodward said former President George W. Bush did not lie about Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein  having weapons of mass distraction in the buildup to the

Woodward: Stephanopoulos Clinton Donation a ‘Big Mistake,’ Violated ‘Ethics 101’

Friday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” long-time investigative journalist Bob Woodward discussed the controversy surrounding ABC “This Week” host George Stephanopoulos failure to disclose his $75,000 donation to the Clinton Foundation, especially as Stephanopoulos interviewed “Clinton Cash” author Peter Schweizer, whose book scrutinized the Clinton

Woodward, Fournier Critical of Lack of Adults in Netanyahu, Obama Standoff

Monday on MSNBC’s “Hardball with Chris Matthews,” a heated debate went down between host Chris Matthews, Ron Fournier of National Journal and veteran investigative journalist Bob Woodward over Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Barack Obama’s disintegrating relationship. Ron

Woodward: Military Upset Susan Rice Telling Generals How To Fight

Sunday on Fox News Channel’s “Fox News Sunday,” veteran journalist Bob Woodward said people in the military are complaining to him that the Obama administration has no strategy to defeat ISIS other then having people like Susan Rice “micromanage” military responses.

Woodward: World ‘Clearly’ Less Safe Under Obama

On this weekend’s broadcast of  “Fox News Sunday,”  longtime political reporter Bob Woodward said the world is “clearly not” safer thanit was a year ago as President Barack Obama claimed last week in Hawaii. “Is the world safer than it was