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Coons: ‘Absolutely’ Need to See Transcripts of Trump-Erdogan Calls

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “MTP Daily,” Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) stated that he “Absolutely” needs to see the transcripts of President Trump’s phone calls with Turkish President Erdogan. Host Chuck Todd asked, “Do you think you need to see

Senate Appropriations Committee's Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee ranking member Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) questions U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin during a hearing in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill May 22, 2018 in Washington, DC. Mnuchin testified that the U.S. didn't mean to 'put ZTE out …

Romney: Ceasefire Announcement ‘Far from a Victory’

During a speech on the Senate floor on Thursday, Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) stated that while he welcomes the announcement of a ceasefire in Syria, “It is far from a victory.” Romney said, “I welcome the vice president’s announcement of

Mitt Romney, pictured May 8, 2012, said Donald Trump "has neither the temperament nor the judgment to be president"

Speier: Trump Should Be Censured for Pelosi Comments

On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” Representative Jackie Speier (D-CA) stated that President Trump’s remarks about House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) should result in the president being censured. Speier said, “That comment he made to Speaker Pelosi should be


Menendez: Trump ‘Suggested that the Kurds Are Communists’ in Meeting

On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ranking Member Robert Menendez (D-NJ) stated that during a White House meeting, President Trump “suggested that the Kurds are Communists, and therefore, all you Democrats must be very happy


CNN’s King: Biden ‘Was Almost an Afterthought’ in the Debate

During CNN’s coverage of Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate, CNN host John King stated that 2020 Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden “was almost an afterthought” during the debate. King said, “Without a doubt, I agree that the other

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Axelrod: Warren Is ‘the Frontrunner’

During CNN’s coverage of Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate, CNN Senior Political Commentator David Axelrod stated that 2020 presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is “the frontrunner” in the race. Axelrod said, “What’s interesting…is that Buttigieg, Klobuchar, they’re really vying for

David Axelrod on CNN, 7/18/2019

Biden: Trump ‘Most Corrupt President’ in ‘All of Our History’

During Tuesday’s CNN-New York Times Democratic debate, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden stated that President Trump is “the most corrupt president in modern history and I think all of our history.” Biden said, “I said from


Dem Rep. Rouda: Some Impeachment Evidence Will Be Released to Public

On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” Representative Harley Rouda (D-CA) stated that once the impeachment inquiry process progresses a little further, “you will start to see some of this evidence coming out to the general public.” Rouda said,


Brooks: Impeachment Will ‘Go On’ Through South Carolina Primary

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks predicted that impeachment will continue through South Carolina’s primary and possibly through California’s primary. Brooks predicted that impeachment will overshadow the campaign “in the extreme. I mean, we’re barely talking about the


Brooks: Syria Withdrawal ‘Terrible Decision, an Immoral Decision’

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks stated that President Trump’s withdrawal of troops from northeast Syria is “a terrible decision, an immoral decision,” and “foreign policy by what Donald Trump’s latest emotion is.” Brooks said, “It’s complete incoherence. I


Schumer: We’ll Force Votes on Health Care, Taxes, and Climate

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that when Congress returns to session, Senate Democrats will force votes on health care, taxes, and climate. Transcript as Follows: “My fellow Americans… Over the past month, evidence

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Maher: My Confidence Biden Can Beat Trump ‘Is Waning’

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated that his confidence that 2020 Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden can beat President Trump is “waning” and Biden “looks like a depreciating stock to me.” Maher


GOP Rep. Kinzinger: Syria Withdrawal ‘Disgusting’ and ‘Sickening’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “AC360,” Representative Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) stated that President Trump “made an impulsive decision” in withdrawing troops from northeast Syria and stated, “it’s disgusting. It’s sickening. It’s sad.” Kinzinger said, “I think the president makes very