Category: Trump

David Frum on Trump’s Handling of Pandemic: The Apocalypse Is Here

David Frum on Trump’s Handling of Pandemic: The Apocalypse Is Here

The novel coronavirus pandemic has brought with it the "apocalypse" which will bring down Donald Trump this year on Election Day, according to author and Bush administration speechwriter David Frum.
Republican Chertoff: Election Should Definitely Include Mail-In Ballots; There’s Never Been a Widespread Election Fraud

Republican Chertoff: Election Should Definitely Include Mail-In Ballots; There’s Never Been a Widespread Election Fraud

Contradicting Donald Trump and many other Republicans, former homeland security secretary Michael Chertoff has endorsed the use of ballot-by-mail in this year's elections.
Joe Biden: Economic Recovery from Coronavirus Is a ‘Long Way Away’

Joe Biden: Economic Recovery from Coronavirus Is a ‘Long Way Away’

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said that while the recovery of the US economy may be some time off, if elected president in November, the tax policy that he would support would be one which emphasizes the value of work over wealth.
Sen Doug Jones: ‘I’m Scratching My Head’ Over Trump Saying Number of U.S. Virus Cases Is a ‘Badge of Honor’

Sen Doug Jones: ‘I’m Scratching My Head’ Over Trump Saying Number of U.S. Virus Cases Is a ‘Badge of Honor’

Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama, considered the most vulnerable Democrat up for re-election this year, said that he doesn't understand why Donald Trump would consider the number of COVID-19 cases in the United States to be a "badge of honor."
Questions Mount Over Trump’s Bombshell That He’s Been Taking Hydroxychloroquine

Questions Mount Over Trump’s Bombshell That He’s Been Taking Hydroxychloroquine

Donald Trump suddenly announced Monday that he's been taking the controversial drug hydroxychloroquine as a preventative for the novel coronavirus.
Pelosi: If Trump Fired State Dept. IG as Retaliation, It Could Be Unlawful

Pelosi: If Trump Fired State Dept. IG as Retaliation, It Could Be Unlawful

If Donald Trump's firing of State Department Inspector General Steve Linick was as retaliation for investigations by Linick, that could be illegal, according to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
Trump, McConnell Saying HEROES Act Is DOA: GOP Has Learned Nothing

Trump, McConnell Saying HEROES Act Is DOA: GOP Has Learned Nothing

House Democrats are slamming Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky) for writing off their Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act, or the HEROES Act, which passed the House late last week by a vote of 208-199.
Fmr GOP   Strategist Schmidt Calls Trump’s Coronavirus Response ‘Just Plain, Old-Fashioned Imbecility’

Fmr GOP Strategist Schmidt Calls Trump’s Coronavirus Response ‘Just Plain, Old-Fashioned Imbecility’

Donald Trump's poor response to the novel coronavirus pandemic is just a reflection of the broader weakening that he's putting the United States through with his leadership, according to a former high-profile Republican strategist who today is a prominent Trump critic.
Fmr GOP Strategist: ‘Outright Lie’ that Obama Admin. Spied on the Trump Campaign, It Is ‘Josh Hawley’s Opening Gambit’ for 2024

Fmr GOP Strategist: ‘Outright Lie’ that Obama Admin. Spied on the Trump Campaign, It Is ‘Josh Hawley’s Opening Gambit’ for 2024

Freshman Sen Josh Hawley of Missouri is falsely alleging that Obama administration officials illegally spied on the 2016 Trump campaign and took illegal actions against one-time Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn as part of Hawley's gambit to win the Republican presidential nomination in 2024, according to author and former Republican strategist Rick Wilson.
Sen. Ed Markey: ‘Trump Is Just the Latter Day Herbert Hoover’

Sen. Ed Markey: ‘Trump Is Just the Latter Day Herbert Hoover’

The federal response to the economic fallout from the novel coronavirus pandemic has been so far inadequate for average Americans, and by not embracing further stimulus, Donald Trump will be seen as a latter day Herbert Hoover, according to Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass).