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Richard Blumenthal

Blumenthal: We’re Thinking About Tying Mueller Protection to ‘Must-Pass Bills’

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) said there is planning to attach legislation protecting Special Counsel Robert Mueller to “must-pass bills relating to appropriations or the continuing resolution.” Blumenthal said, “[W]e are thinking about ways that

US Vice President Mike Pence delivered one of the most hawkish speeches by a senior US official since the two countries restored relations four decades ago

Pence: ‘We Didn’t Really See That Blue Wave in the House’

While speaking to NBC on Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence stated that Republicans had good results in the 2018 elections in races for the Senate and governorships, and “we didn’t really see that blue wave in the House of Representatives

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton talks with Jeffrey Goldberg, editor in chief of The Atlantic, during The Atlantic Festival, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Hillary: If Abrams ‘Had a Fair Election, She Already Would Have Won’

While speaking at an awards ceremony at the University of Texas at Austin’s LBJ School of Public Affairs on Tuesday, former Democratic presidential nominee and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton stated that “If she’d had a fair election,” Democratic

Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio speaks during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Thursday, July 28, 2016. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Dem Sen. Brown: ‘If Stacey Abrams Doesn’t Win in Georgia, They Stole It’

While speaking at the National Action Network Legislative & Policy Conference on Wednesday, Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) stated that if Democratic candidate Stacey Abrams doesn’t win the Georgia governor’s race, “they stole it.” Brown said, “[W]e’ll never give in on voting

Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the US House Intelligence Committee, speaks to the press about the committee's ongoing investigation on Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election at the Capitol in Washigton, DC, on March 30, 2017 / AFP PHOTO / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty …

Schiff: Strong Indications Whitaker Appointment ‘Will Be Struck Down’

On Tuesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “OutFront,” Representative Adam Schiff (D-CA) argued that Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker’s appointment is likely unconstitutional and there are strong indicators that his appointment will be struck down by the courts. Anchor Erin Burnett asked,


Brooks: Trump ‘Walled’ GOP in with 45% of the Electorate

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks stated President Trump has “walled himself in with 45 percent of the electorate.” Brooks said, “First, Donald Trump seems to have walled them in — walled himself in with 45 percent of

Ronna Romney McDaniel

RNC Chair McDaniel: Election Meddling Is Happening in Florida

On Saturday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Cavuto Live,” RNC Chair Ronna Romney McDaniel stated that Democrats have expressed concern about “election meddling and collusion,” and “it is happening right now in Florida, in two of the major Democrat

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Dem Sen Murphy: ‘A Functioning Democracy Requires’ Action to Protect Mueller

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) stated that “a functioning democracy requires” Democrats and Republicans unite “to protect Special Counsel Mueller’s investigation.” He added that failure to do so means that “our nation starts to devolve into

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Maher: Whitaker Is ‘Just a Stooge,’ ‘That’s a Red Line’

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated that Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is “just a stooge” who is there to do what President Trump wants, and this is “a red line” and “the slow-moving coup.”

Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in the US House of Representatives -- shown here in January at an event in Florida -- spoke for more than eight hours on the House floor, the longest in more than a century

Pelosi: Bipartisan Background Check Legislation ‘Will Be a Priority’

During an interview aired on Thursday’s edition of CNN’s “Cuomo Primetime,” House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that bringing up bipartisan legislation on background checks “will be a priority for us in the next Congress.” Pelosi stated, “First, let me

White House Counselor to the President, Kellyanne Conway, denied Friday that she was the author of the anonymous "deep state" op-ed published by the New York Times.

Conway: Sessions’ Departure ‘Has Nothing To Do With’ When Mueller Probe Ends

During an interview aired on Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox Business Network’s “Trish Regan: Primetime,” White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway stated that Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ departure “has nothing to do with” when Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation comes to an


Schumer: Timing of Sessions’ Departure ‘Very Suspect’

During a press conference on Wednesday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated he finds the timing of former Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ departure “very suspect,” and said that any attorney general shouldn’t be allowed to interfere with Special Counsel Robert

Mitch McConnell

McConnell: GOP Needs ‘to Stop the Slide’ in Suburbs

On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Daily Briefing,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that Republicans “need to stop the slide” in suburbs. McConnell said, “Well, we definitely need to stop the slide. We used to do


Trump: Candidates That Stayed Away from Me ‘Did Very Poorly’

During a press conference on Wednesday, President Trump stated that Republicans who decided to stay away from him “did very poorly. I’m not sure that I should be happy or sad, but I feel just fine about it.” Trump stated, “On

Chris Wallace

FNC’s Wallace: Trump Is Getting ‘Too Much Credit’ for Holding Senate

During the Fox News Channel’s Election coverage on Tuesday, host Chris Wallace stated that President Trump deserves congratulations for Republicans holding the Senate, but Trump is getting “too much credit” for the result, given that Republicans had a favorable map.

White House deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders smiles during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, Friday, May 5, 2017. Sanders discussed the republican health care bill and other topics. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Sanders: Senate Results ‘A Huge Victory for the President’

While speaking to NBC News on Tuesday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders reacted to projections that Republicans will hold the Senate by saying the Senate results are “a huge victory” for President Trump. Sanders said, “I think [it’s]