Tag: CBS This Morning


Bernie Sanders: ‘The Republican Party Is Bankrupt Intellectually’

Wednesday while discussing House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on CBS’s “This Morning,” Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) took a shot at the Republican Party, calling it “bankrupt intellectually” for what he claimed to be demonizing Pelosi. “I think Nancy has done


Gowdy: Sessions Should Have Shared Reason for Recusal with Trump

Wednesday on “CBS This Morning,” Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) offered his thoughts on President Donald Trump’s frustrations with Jeff Sessions for not disclosing any possible concerns that would lead to his future recusal as U.S. Attorney General. Gowdy argued Sessions should


Nancy Pelosi: ‘If Hillary Clinton Had Won, I Might Have Gone Home’

Monday on “CBS This Morning,” House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) responded to calls from some of her colleagues that she should step down as minority leader. Pelosi dismissed those calls and continued to claim she was a “master legislator.”


Paul Ryan: Devin Nunes Source a ‘Whistleblower Type’

Thursday on “CBS This Morning,” House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) shed some on the investigation by House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) into potential interference by Russia in last year’s presidential election. “He had told me that like


CBS’s Cordes: Obamacare Repeal ‘a Very High Likelihood’

Tuesday on “CBS This Morning,” network congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes said a pending repeal of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare had a “very high likelihood,” given Congress was under Republican control and a Republican will soon occupy


Paul Ryan on Trump Presidency: ‘I Didn’t See This One Coming’

During Friday’s broadcast of “CBS This Morning,” a preview of an interview Scott Pelly conducted with House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) set to air Sunday night was featured in which Ryan discussed the forthcoming Trump presidency. Ryan acknowledged they had their


Bernie: Comey FBI Announcement ‘Minor’ in Hillary Loss

Tuesday on “CBS This Morning,” Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), a candidate for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, downplayed the role that James Comey’s announcement the FBI was reopening the its investigation into Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s unauthorized server while


Pelosi: ‘Too Much Is Being Made of’ Hillary Emails

Monday on “CBS This Morning,” House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) downplayed Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s potential misuse of her email communications while secretary of state. Pelosi argued too much was being made out of this considering the number


Heilemann: Trump More in Touch With GOP Than a Lot of Establishment Leaders

Wednesday on “CBS This Morning,” Bloomberg Politics’ John Heilemann reacted to rift between Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. According to Heilemann, Trump was more in touch with the GOP base than establishment leaders like Kasich.


Lindsey Graham: If I Can Support Ted Cruz, ‘Anybody Can Do It’

Friday on “CBS This Morning,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), a former candidate for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, explained why he is now supporting Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) for president despite having criticized him in the past. When asked how


Carville Gives Edge to Cruz Over Trump in GOP Primary

Monday on “CBS This Morning,” long-time Clinton ally James Carville appeared on set to discuss last night’s Democratic presidential debate, giving the edge to Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders. Carville also weighed in on the Republican presidential primary and the


Sean Penn on His ‘El Chapo’ Interview: ‘My Article Failed’

A preview of an interview set to air on Sunday’s “60 Minutes” that Charlie Rose conducted with Sean Penn was broadcasted on Friday’s “CBS This Morning.” During that preview, Penn discussed his controversial interview with recently captured Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman.