WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says Congress' vote overturning his veto of Sept. 11 legislation was "a mistake" and "basically a political vote." Speaking during a CNN town hall event, Obama said he understands why the override happened, given the perceived political peril of voting against 9/11 families before an election.
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The very first Presidential Debate aired on Monday (September 26), and lots of people are wondering…who won the contest: Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump? Political experts and advisers have been weighing in on the big night. CNN reports that nearly two-thirds of voters believe that Secretary Clinton won the night. “Voters who watched said Clinton [...]
Hillary Clinton handily defeated Donald Trump at Monday’s presidential debate, according to a CNN instant poll. Sixty-two percent of 521 respondents said the Democratic nominee won the political showdown. Twenty-seven percent of survey...Show More Summary
CNN political analyst Van Jones cautioned debate watchers on Monday about giving Donald Trump credit simply for being “the most improved bigot.” During CNN’s pre-debate coverage of the presidential debate at Hofstra University, Trump surrogate Jeffrey Lord explained that a debate...
One of CNN's pre-debate commercial breaks featured an over-two-minute-long commercial for the new Epix political comedy Graves. It was a mock cable news debate, because God knows we're not getting enough of the real thing tonight.
“Donald Trump is a racist.” — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), in an interview with CNN. The post Bonus Quote of the Day appeared first on Political Wire.
CNN political director David Chalian pointed out today one of the risks of Hillary Clinton attempting to fact-check what Donald Trump says tonight.
The Sunday before the first presidential debate of 2016 was filled with analysis and speculation about how the candidates were going to perform. It was the same on CNN’s Inside Politics were their panel touted Hillary Clinton’s ability to debate. Show More Summary
As the first presidential candidate debate approaches on Monday, parts of the media that have been reluctant to call Donald Trump a liar are finally dropping their polite euphemisms and calling the Republican presidential nominee’s lies what they are. Brian Stelter, host of CNN’s...
During CNN’s Inside Politics on Sunday Jeff Zeleny told the panel that it’s “So long Ohio” for Hillary Clinton’s campaign.... The post CNN’s Jeff Zeleny: “So Long Ohio” …Hillary Is Giving Up on Buckeye State (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Jonathan Martin, the national political correspondent for The New York Times, UNLOADED on Hillary Clinton Sunday morning on CNN. Martin... The post NYT’s Jonathan Martin: “Degree To Which People Believe” Clinton Is Dishonest Is “Incredible” (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
"I think that what we have to do is understand that the strength of our country is our diversity, and that refugees actually can in fact, provide some payback and really help this country."
TGIF! Right? And since it’s Friday, CNN thought that would be a good time to—ding! ding! ding!—declare a winner in the microtargeted world of weekly presidential politics. There was, of course, nothing to actually win this week because...Show More Summary
On Thursday's The Situation Room, CNN personalities were in overdrive throwing around accusations of racism toward Donald Trump's base of support within the Republican party during a panel discussion. Senior political analyst Jeffrey...Show More Summary
Appearing as a panel member on Wednesday's CNN Newsroom with Carol Costello, TheRoot.com political editor and Morgan State University professor Jason Johnson -- a recurring guest on CNN -- suggested that GOP presidential candidate Donald...Show More Summary
Former campaign manager to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has reportedly been suspended from his job as a political commentator for CNN. Mediaite.com said Wednesday morning that Lewandowski was pulled from appearing on New Day after FEC filings showed that he is still receiving...
“Political parties in the United States would not allow candidates to reach that level unless they are qualified,” Abdel Fattah al-Sisi told CNN.
Mediaite reports: Mediaite has learned from sources that Corey Lewandowski, the former embattled campaign manager for the Trump campaign who joined CNN as a political contributor on June 23rd, has been suspended by the cable news net. Show More Summary
No one will ever believe you if you try to convince them of this, but there was once a time when Chris Christie was seen as a bellowing, independent man of some kind of virtue in American politics. Remember when he didn't call Barack...Show More Summary