The billionaire has also been pushing the idea that the electoral process is 'rigged' - something that his running mate Mike Pence and Speaker Paul Ryan have rejected. … [Read more...] about Clinton gets NINE point lead in poll ahead of Las Vegas showdown – and she is winning among men now too
Presidential polls for 2016
The Democrats have not shown their eagerness for innovation in this presidential cycle. The overwhelming Democratic primary support for Biden is a clear indication that a majority of Democratic voters who bothered to participate are not willing to dramatically change course. However, Biden cannot afford to isolate and alienate the more progressive wing of Democratic voters or voters who are concerned that this septuagenarian may need some critical assistance galvanizing Democratic voters and delivering a hybrid of Democratic policy needs and desires. It is imperative Biden choose someone with leadership experience who can explain to voters the values and ideals of the Democratic Party. … [Read more...] about Stacey Abrams Is the Only Vice Presidential Pick for Joe Biden. Here’s Why.
The San Francisco Chronicle quoted Fred Whitaker, chairman of the county Republican Party, saying that in Orange County “the number of Election Day vote-by-mail dropoffs was unprecedented — over 250,000. This is a direct result of ballot harvesting allowed under California law for the first time. That directly caused the switch from being ahead on election night to losing two weeks later.” … [Read more...] about Twitter joins Democrats to boost mail-in voting — here’s why
Trump has staked his political future on the economy, pushing a return to normal as U.S. deaths from COVID-19 topped 100,000 nationwide. Biden has preached caution, endorsing a phased re-opening approach but saying this week the country could not fully revert until there is a vaccine. … [Read more...] about Biden losing economic argument to Trump as U.S. begins to re-open
Asked about his 2016 decision on CBS’ “The Late Show,” Biden said Thursday he’d be lying if he said he knew he was prepared to run following Beau Biden’s death in May to brain cancer. With a level of candor seen rarely in politics, he recalled a breakdown of his emotions during a recent visit to a Colorado military base when a well-wisher yelled out the name of his son and referenced his decorated military service in Iraq. … [Read more...] about Biden says he’s unsure he can commit fully to be president
It has also been reported that Malik Obama, the half-brother of President Obama and a Trump supporter, will be in the audience on behalf of the Republican nominee. … [Read more...] about No more niceties: Clinton and Trump teams ditch customary pre-debate handshakes – after Hillary requested new set-up for the Las Vegas showdown
'DEMOCRATIC TRICKS': WHAT STRATEGISTS DISCUSSED ON TAPESIn one video, a contractor seems to brag about sending homeless and mentally-ill people to harass Republicans.Another staffer, identified as someone involved with the Democratic National Committee, appears to take credit for a violent protest in Chicago on March 11, that forced the Secret Service to cancel a Trump rally.In another, consultants look like they are describing a plan to bus voters across state lines and registering immigrants in the country illegally to vote.In the video, Creamer and other strategists appear to discuss ways of disrupting the Republican campaign.Strategists say they advised the protesters to get into situations where they would be captured on camera, producing footage that could be used at later stages of the campaign. … [Read more...] about Scorched earth: Donald Trump brings Benghazi widows and Clinton sex-assault accuser to final showdown with Hillary in Vegas – as Bill’s ‘secret love child’ demands DNA test now
The death penalty question was repeated verbatim in an email debate co-host Roland Martin sent to CNN producers the next day, and the question was asked using similar wording during the event in Columbus, Ohio (pictured, Brazile at the third presidential debate) … [Read more...] about They faked it! Head of DNC denies tipping off Hillary about town hall question – and insists incriminating email published by Wikileaks was doctored to frame her
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Former MPD officer Derek Chauvin — who was recorded kneeling on Floyd's neck for minutes before he died — was arrested and charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter on Friday. Three other officers at the scene of the incident have been fired, but many elected officials are calling for more. "It's not enough to fire the officers—they must be held accountable and an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department's practices must be opened," California Senator Kamala Harris tweeted Thursday. CBS News political unit broadcast associate Aaron Navarro reports that Stacey Abrams looked to the election to hold leaders accountable. "Law enforcement, district attorneys, mayors, attorneys general, judges, legislators and governors must be held responsible—and their actions will be on the ballot in November," she tweeted on Friday. CBS News campaign reporter LaCrai Mitchell says that Congresswoman Val … [Read more...] about 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump says he spoke to George Floyd’s family