The full transcript of Night One of the second Democratic primary debate, Tuesday, July 30, 2019, held in Detroit. Transcript provided by ASC Services on behalf of BGOV. TAPPER: Good evening from the historic Fox Theater in downtown Detroit, Michigan. This is the CNN Democratic presidential debate. Welcome to our viewers in the United States and around the world watching us on CNN, CNN International, CNN en Espanol, CNN.com, and listening on SiriusXM and the Westwood One Radio Network. And a special welcome to the U.S. military members, diplomatic corps, and their families serving overseas and watching on the American Forces Network. I'm Jack Tapper, anchor of "The Lead" and "State of the Union," along with CNN's chief political correspondent Dana Bash, and Don Lemon, anchor of "CNN Tonight." BASH: We are looking forward to moderating one of the largest gatherings of Democratic presidential candidates. In back-to-back debates, 20 candidates were divided in two groups by random draw … [Read more...] about Democratic debate transcript: July 30, 2019
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President Donald Trump weighed in on the mass layoffs at multiple media outlets that have affected more than 1,000 workers.He attributed the losses at BuzzFeed and HuffPost to "Fake News and bad journalism," and warned that "many others will follow."Top editors for both outlets lashed out at Trump Saturday afternoon, criticizing his remarks as cruel and "disgusting."President Donald Trump gloated over mass layoffs at multiple news outlets on Saturday, tweeting that "many others will follow" and attributing the loss to "Fake News.""Fake News and bad journalism have caused a big downturn. Sadly, many others will follow. The people want the Truth!" he tweeted.Trump was referring to the more than 1,000 media jobs that were axed this week after HuffPost owner Verizon Media, as well as Gannett and BuzzFeed, announced large staff cuts.“Ax falls quickly at BuzzFeed and Huffpost!” Headline, New York Post. Fake News and bad journalism have caused a big downturn. Sadly, many others … [Read more...] about ‘The people want the Truth!’: Trump gloats over the loss of American media jobs
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Politics Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Politics | Full Transcripts: Trump’s Speech on Immigration and the Democratic Response Supported by ByThe New York Times Jan. 8, 2019 President Trump delivered an address to the nation on Tuesday night from the Oval Office to make a broad-based public push for border wall funding. After his speech, Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California and Senator Chuck Schumer of New York, the Democratic leaders, delivered a response from Capitol Hill. [ Read our live analysis and fact checks of the remarks here. ] The following are transcripts of both Mr. Trump’s speech and the Democratic rebuttal, as prepared by The New York Times. __________ The President’s Speech PRESIDENT TRUMP: My fellow Americans, tonight I’m speaking to you because there is a growing humanitarian and security crisis at our … [Read more...] about Full Transcripts: Trump’s Speech on Immigration and the Democratic Response
On this "Face the Nation" broadcast moderated by Margaret Brennan: Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill. (read more) Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. (read more) Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. (read more) Reps. Colin Allred, D-Texas; Jahana Hayes, D-Conn.; Max Rose, D-N.Y.; Mikie Sherrill, D-N.J. (read more) Dan Balz, Ed O'Keefe, Shannon Pettypiece, Mark Landler (watch) Click here to browse more full transcripts of "Face the Nation." MARGARET BRENNAN: It's Sunday, January 6th. I'm Margaret Brennan and this is FACE THE NATION. Washington may have a new Congress, but it's stuck in the same shutdown. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: You can call it the Schumer or the Pelosi or the Trump shutdown, doesn't make any difference to me. Just words. MARGARET BRENNAN: But words so far have produced no solution as a quarter of the U.S. government remains shuttered for the third week. President Trump warns it could last months or years and Democrats dig in. NANCY PELOSI: We're not a doing a wall. Does … [Read more...] about Full transcript of “Face the Nation” on January 6, 2019
POLITICS 11/15/2018 06:03 pm ET I’ve watched Amazon transform my hometown for the better and for the worse. Here’s how to avoid the mistakes we made. By Michael Hobbes Like most Seattleites, I have a complicated relationship with Amazon. In the “pro” column, the company has been the driving force behind our city’s recent renaissance. In the eight years since Amazon started adding tens of thousands of jobs, Seattle has achieved the country’s second-highest per-capita income and its 11th-fastest job growth. We host a disproportionate share of America’s best restaurants. The influx of tech workers and tax revenues have led a surge in public spending. Our buses run more often than ever, our light rail system is expanding and our parks are so well manicured that we sometimes forget we can only enjoy them three months out of the year. In the “con” column, however, is the undeniable fact that the city’s boom … [Read more...] about Dear HQ2 Cities: Here’s How to Deal With Amazon. Love, Seattle.