Tag: Meet The Press

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Ocasio-Cortez: GOP Is ‘Gaslighting The Country’

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” New York 14th congressional district Democratic U.S. House of Representatives nominee Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accused the Republican Party of “gaslighting the country.” When asked about the upcoming Supreme court nomination Ocasio-Cortez said, “You know, for

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Comey: I Have ‘Serious Doubts’ About Trump’s ‘Credibility’

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet The Press,” former FBI Director James Comey said he had “serious doubts” about President Donald Trump’s “credibility.” Partial transcript as follows: TODD: You have been a prosecutor most of your professional life. Is he a witness

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Flake: Trump’s Attitude Towards Accusers ‘a Big Problem’ for GOP

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said President Donald Trump remarks about sexual misconduct accusations within his administration was a “big problem” for the Republican Party Partial transcript as follows: TODD: Do you worry that this is a

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Jerry Brown: Sanctuary State Bill is Not a Sanctuary State Bill

California Governor Jerry Brown told NBC News’ Chuck Todd on Meet the Press Sunday morning that SB 54, known colloquially as the “sanctuary state bill,” did not, in fact, declare California to be a “sanctuary state.”

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Left-Wing Activist Praises MSNBC’s ‘Moderate’ Hugh Hewitt

Last month on MTP Daily, a left-wing activist from the Center for American Progress praised MSNBC’s “moderate” Hugh Hewitt. Host Chuck Todd grinned, acting as if that is why Hewitt is at MSNBC in the first place, as Daniella Gibbs

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Jerry Brown Compares Trump’s Border Wall to Berlin Wall

California Gov. Jerry Brown told NBC News’ Chuck Todd on Meet the Press on Sunday morning that President Donald Trump’s proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border reminded him of the Berlin Wall, which divided Germans for decades.

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Former DNI Clapper Denies FISA Court Order for Surveillance of Trump Tower

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” former Obama Director of National Intelligence James Clapper denied there had been a FISA court order allowing FBI surveillance of Trump Tower during last year’s presidential campaign. Partial transcript as follows: TODD: If the

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Tim Kaine Accuses Donald Trump of Holocaust Denial

Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA), who was Hillary Clinton’s running mate in the 2016 presidential election, told NBC News’ Meet the Press on Sunday morning that President Donald Trump was guilty of Holocaust denial.

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Media Suddenly Find ‘Courage’ to Stand up for First Amendment

it is certainly good news that the Times, among many other outlets, is finally remembering, after more than eight long years, that part of the media’s job is to serve as a check on power. But guardians of the First Amendment? Hardly.