“You know, it’s an amazing thing. The man has not one redeeming quality. You could take some of the worst dictators in history and I’m sure that all of them, you could find one decent quality. Stalin could have had one decent quality, we don’t know!” … [Read more...] about Larry David bashes Trump’s coronavirus response, calls for Bernie Sanders to drop out of 2020 race
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His response has been inconsistent on many levels, including late last week when he pointedly noted that he would not follow new federal guidelines promoting the wearing of masks. Trump has always put a premium on appearance, but the reality of the next few weeks and months will matter more. … [Read more...] about 2020 Watch: Can Trump avoid blame amid deaths, weak economy?
In late January, Trump said that the United States had the virus "totally under control." A few weeks later, in early February, he predicted that the virus would "disappear" by April when "it gets a little warmer."(On Friday he denied saying that.) At the end of February, he was bragging about the strength of the stock market. … [Read more...] about Trump’s coronavirus commentary bolsters attack ads
Biden's associates have spoken about the running mate selection process in recent weeks with former Attorney General Eric HolderEric Himpton HolderThe Hill's Campaign Report: Coronavirus forces Democrats to postpone convention Biden associates reach out to Holder about VP search Big stimulus packages required, but they risk political blowback MORE, who helped lead the effort for former President Obama in 2008. Biden said he has also spoken with Obama about the process. … [Read more...] about Biden hosts potential VP pick Gretchen Whitmer on podcast
But Biden resuscitated his struggling campaign last weekend with a key endorsement from House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-S.C.) — a development that helped him run up the score over Sanders by nearly 30 points in the Palmetto State, win the endorsements of moderate rivals Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegButtigieg launches new PAC to aid down-ballot candidates HuffPost political reporter on why Bernie fell way behind Biden Economists fear slow pace of testing will prolong recession MORE and Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharWhy Gretchen Whitmer's stock is rising with Team Biden Biden says his administration could help grow 'bench' for Democrats Democrats fear coronavirus impact on November turnout MORE (D-Minn.) and generate a burst of momentum heading into Super Tuesday. … [Read more...] about Biden rise calms Democratic jitters