Ian Hanchett

Articles by Ian Hanchett

Brooks: Dems Should Kill Filibuster if GOP Goes into ‘Full Oppo Mode’

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks said he thinks that if Senate Republicans “go into full oppo mode,” Senate Democrats should ax the filibuster. Brooks said, “I’ve spent my entire professional life supporting the filibuster. Because I think

David Brooks on 2/19/16 "PBS NewsHour"

Biden Dismisses Question on Whether Vaccine Goal Is Improvement: ‘Come on, Give Me a Break’

During an event on Thursday, President Joe Biden dismissed a reporter’s question on whether his goal of 100 million coronavirus vaccines in 100 days is a high enough bar because 1 million vaccines per day is basically where the U.S. already is by stating that when he announced the goal, “you all said it’s not possible. Come on, give me a break, man.”

US President-elect Joe Biden speaks at the Queen Theater on January 6, 2021, in Wilmington, Delaware. Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images

CNN’s King: Biden ‘Respects’ the Office, Democracy, and Tradition

During CNN’s Inauguration coverage on Wednesday, CNN Chief National Correspondent and host John King stated that President Joe Biden’s swearing-in is “a person who respects the office and respects democracy and respects tradition” becoming president. King said, “It was two