WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s racist tweets about four lawmakers of color (all times local): 8:35 p.m. House Democrats plan for a vote this week on a resolution that “strongly condemns President Donald Trump’s racist comments” that four congresswomen of color should return to their native countries. The measure says Trump’s tweets Sunday “have legitimized and increased fear and hatred of new Americans and people of color.” The four-page resolution quotes from a 1989 speech by President Ronald Reagan that said America draws its strength “from every country and every corner of the world.” Reagan, a Republican, said that if the U.S. ever closed its doors to immigrants, “our leadership in the world would soon be lost.” The Democrats’ measure says the House is “committed to keeping America open to those lawfully seeking refuge and asylum.” House Republican Leader Kevin … [Read more...] about The Latest: Democrats plan vote on resolution against Trump
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close Video New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announces 2020 White House run Bill de Blasio becomes the 23rd Democratic presidential candidate, launching his campaign with a 3-minute video with promise to put 'working people first'; Bryan Llenas reports. here.**On the roster: For de Blasio and Bullock, is it shoes or toilet paper? - I’ll Tell You What: Honest to Pete - Poll shows Biden ahead of Trump in Pennsylvania - Kamala shoots down veep talk - How to train your dragon IRLArnon Mishkin, known to history as the “Nerd 1” of the Fox News Decision Desk, has a name for presidential candidates like Steve Bullock and Bill de Blasio: “Shoes or toilet paper.”scene from “Moscow on the Hudson” sums it up nicely, especially the part when the clerk asks him which size shoes Robin Williams’ character wants. He tells her 45 or 46 and she replies “We only have 38s.” He takes two … [Read more...] about For de Blasio and Bullock, is it shoes or toilet paper?
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Politics Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Politics | Bill Weld Will Challenge Trump for 2020 Republican Nomination Supported by ByAlexander Burns Feb. 15, 2019 William F. Weld, the maverick former governor of Massachusetts, announced on Friday that he would form an exploratory committee to challenge President Trump for the Republican Party’s 2020 nomination, presenting himself as a dissident voice in a political party that has abandoned its mainstream roots. [Make sense of the people, issues and ideas shaping American politics with our newsletter.] Mr. Weld, 73, is the first Republican to announce he will run against the president. But Mr. Weld is unlikely to pose a major threat to Mr. Trump and he is in some ways an incongruous figure to leap into the Republican presidential fray. A moderate who ran for vice president in 2016 on the Libertarian … [Read more...] about Bill Weld Will Challenge Trump for 2020 Republican Nomination
Read more transcripts from Face the Nation here. JOHN DICKERSON: It's Sunday, November 4th. I am John Dickerson and this is FACE THE NATION. With just two more days until the crucial midterm elections, we are in CBS News election headquarters in New York. OPRAH WINFREY: You get a vote. And you get a vote. And you get a vote. CROWD (in unison): You get a vote. And you get a vote. And you get a vote. JOHN DICKERSON: Candidates are relying on star power in the final push till Election Day. (Man performing) JOHN DICKERSON: The most visible reality star isn't on the ballot but is campaigning like he is. According to the White House, President Trump will have campaigned in fifty-three rallies in twenty-three states by Election Day for Republican candidates. WOMAN: We need people to get off the sidelines. We need people who are with us and with this President. JOHN DICKERSON: Republican candidates are embracing the President and the strong economy, but … [Read more...] about Full transcript: “Face the Nation” on November 4, 2018
The following is a transcript of the interview with Ronna McDaniel, chair of the Republican National Committee, that aired Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, on "Face the Nation." JOHN DICKERSON: We turn now to the head of the Republican National Committee Ronna McDaniel who joins us this morning from RNC headquarters in Washington. Welcome, Madam Chairman. The Republicans I know you think are going to have a good day on Tuesday. So if they do why will they have had a good day? REPUBLICAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE CHAIR RONNA McDANIEL: Well it's about the results and we just saw on Friday the great job numbers that 250,000 jobs were added to the economy on average in 2018. We've added 218,000 jobs a month that wages grew over three percent for the first time in a decade. And we've delivered on- on things that we've ran on. Taking on the opioid crisis funding our military taking care of our veterans. So we have a record of results and the Democrats have a record of resistance and obstruction and … [Read more...] about Transcript: RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel on “Face the Nation,” November 4, 2018