Tag: Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ)

Flake Calls for 2020 Trump Primary Challenger

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said President Donald Trump needed to be challenged by a Republican in 2020 presidential primary. Host Chuck Todd asked, “Do you think he needs to be challenged from somebody who

US Republican Senator from Arizona Jeff Flake speaks to reporters after a closed briefing by Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford at the Capitol in Washington, DC, on April 7, 2017 the day after the US hit Syria. / AFP PHOTO / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Sen Flake: Trusting Trump’s Word ‘Has Been an Issue’

Tuesday on CNN’s “The Lead,” Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said trusting President Donald Trump will not change his mind on policy proposals such as immigration and gun control “has been an issue.” Partial transcript as follows: TAPPER: The White House

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GOP Sen Flake: Trump Attacks on Press ‘Popularized’ By Stalin

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said President Donald Trump’s attacks on the press were like former Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin’s rhetoric. Flake said, “When you reflexively refer to the press as the enemy of the people or fake news,


Jeff Flake Won’t Rule Out Presidential Bid

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” when asked if he is going to run for president in 2020, Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said he doesn’t “rule anything out,” but added that it was “not in my plans.” Flake said, “I do worry,

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Flake: Trump Rallies Reflect ‘Spasms of a Dying Party’

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said the crowds at rallies for President Donald Trump and other Republicans reflect “spasms of a dying party.” Flake said “When you look at some of the audiences cheering for Republicans,

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Flake: Roy Moore Will Cause ‘Long-Term Damage’ to GOP Brand

Thursday, Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said if elected, Alabama GOP Senate hopeful Roy Moore would cause “long-term damage” to the Republican Party’s brand. Partial transcript as follows: REPORTER: Senator, what is your view of Senator Franken’s decision to resign today? FLAKE:

GOP Sen Flake: Trump Made ‘Big Mistake’ Supporting Roy Moore

Wednesday on Fox News Radio’s “The Brian Kilmeade Show,” Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said President Donald Trump “made a big mistake” supporting Alabama GOP Senate hopeful Roy Moore over his opponent Democrat Doug Jones. Flake said, “I think the president

Flake: Trump ‘Inviting’ a GOP Primary Challenge in 2020

This week on Georgia Public Radio’s “Political Rewind,” Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said President Donald Trump was “inviting” a Republican primary challenger in the 2020 presidential election. When asked if the president might be challenged, Flake said, “I think that