“How could you be easier to beat than Joe? That guy can’t put two sentences together,” Trump told attendees of the Conservative Political Action Conference in suburban Washington. “But you know he is more down the middle. Everyone knows he’s not a communist and with Bernie there a real question about that.” … [Read more...] about Bay Area Billionaire Tom Steyer Drops Out After Biden Wins South Carolina Democratic Primary
"Even among Biden supporters, it shows a lack of enthusiasm because even Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonBiden's pick for vice president doesn't matter much GOP challenger seizes on outrage against Massie Juan Williams: Mueller, one year on MORE who lost in 2016 had more enthusiasm among her supporters," Jabali added. … [Read more...] about Poll: More Republican voters think party is more united than Democratic voters
In the wake of the ’12 election, over in New York City, businessman Donald Trump was planning his next move. He had been deeply impressed by a 2014 book, Blue Collar Conservatives: Recommitting to an America That Works, by former senator Rick Santorum, who himself had grown up in Macomb-ish parts of Pennsylvania. By all accounts, Santorum’s book, combined with Trump’s own Outer Borough background, helped shape the New Yorker’s presidential campaign, in which the newbie candidate stunned fellow Republicans with not only his brash style, but also his blue-collar-oriented campaign themes, such as repudiating NAFTA, building a wall, and protecting Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. … [Read more...] about Virgil — Macomb County, Michigan: From Reagan Democrats to Trump Nation to… Where?
Biden's comments come a day after an ally of his campaign told The Hill that Democrats would likely seek to scale back the convention due to the outbreak, hinting that “some sort of convention will happen,” but the “four-day extravaganza is looking less likely.” … [Read more...] about Biden expects Democratic convention to be delayed until August
Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiMeadows resigns from Congress, heads to White House Pelosi floats undoing SALT deduction cap in next coronavirus bill Overnight Health Care: More states order residents to stay at home | Trump looks to sell public on coronavirus response | Judges block Ohio, Texas abortion bans | Dems eye infrastructure in next relief bill MORE (D-Calif.) and more than 50 state Democratic officials advocated strongly on Tuesday for Congress to give states more funding to support mail-in and absentee voting efforts as part of the next coronavirus stimulus bill. … [Read more...] about Pelosi, state Democrats push for more funds for mail-in voting