Thursday, April 18, 2019

MixedTimes - Ian Hanchett

Perez: Trump's Attempting to 'Distract' From Other Issues by Going After Omar

Perez: Trump's Attempting to 'Distract' From Other Issues by Going After Omar

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Cuomo Primetime,” DNC Chair Tom Perez reacted to President Trump’s tweeted video about Representative Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) comments about September 11th by stating Trump wishes to “distract people” and “talk about one or two members

Trump: Mueller Report Release 'Up to the Attorney General'

Trump: Mueller Report Release 'Up to the Attorney General'

During an interview broadcast on Saturday’s edition of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” President Trump stated that the release of the Mueller report is “up to the attorney general, whatever he wants to do.

Dem Judiciary Rep. Raskin: Barr's New Letter 'Inscrutable, but Disturbing'

Dem Judiciary Rep. Raskin: Barr's New Letter 'Inscrutable, but Disturbing'

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “MTP Daily,” House Judiciary Committee member Jamie Raskin (D-MD) commented on Attorney General William Barr’s letter about the release of the Mueller report by saying, “it’s somewhat inscrutable, but disturbing what the attorney general has

Booker: 'I Want to Know How You're Going to Pay for' Free College

Booker: 'I Want to Know How You're Going to Pay for' Free College

During a town hall on CNN on Wednesday, 2020 presidential candidate Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) stated that when he hears people talking about free four-year public college, “I want to know how you’re going to pay for that.

Trump: 'I Have Plans' to Release FISA Applications

Trump: 'I Have Plans' to Release FISA Applications

On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” President Trump said he does have plans to release the FISA applications related to the Russia probe. Host Sean Hannity asked,“Do you have plans to release those FISA applications, Gang of

Trump: 'I Don't Want to Talk About Pardons Now'

Trump: 'I Don't Want to Talk About Pardons Now'

On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” President Trump stated that he doesn’t “want to talk about pardons” at the moment. Trump said, “Well, as I told you, many, many people were hurt, incredibly hurt by this whole

Swalwell: 'We're Going to Subpoena' Mueller

Swalwell: 'We're Going to Subpoena' Mueller

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” Representative Eric Swalwell (D-CA) stated that Special Counsel Robert Mueller will be subpoenaed by Congress. Swalwell said,“[P]eople are on their way to jail, have gone to jail.

Dershowitz: Nunes 'Has No Case at All'

Dershowitz: Nunes 'Has No Case at All'

On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz said that Representative Devin Nunes (R-CA) “has no case at all” against Twitter.

Trump: 'I Don't Mind' Mueller Report Being Public - 'Let People See It'

Trump: 'I Don't Mind' Mueller Report Being Public - 'Let People See It'

While speaking to reporters on Wednesday, President Trump said he doesn’t mind the public seeing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report, and stated, “Let people see it.” Trump responded to a question on whether the public has the right to see

Nunes: Twitter Lawsuit 'The First of Many'

Nunes: Twitter Lawsuit 'The First of Many'

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Representative Devin Nunes (R-CA) stated that his lawsuit against Twitter is “the first of many” lawsuits. Nunes said,“So, this is the first of many, Sean.

Jeb: 'Our Friends No Longer Believe That They Can Trust the U.S.'

Jeb: 'Our Friends No Longer Believe That They Can Trust the U.S.'

During a portion of an interview set to air on Saturday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Axe Files,” former Florida Governor and 2016 presidential candidate Jeb Bush praised some of President Trump’s policies, but criticized his foreign policy approach as a “really dangerous” one that has undermined trust in the U.S.

Dem Rep. Castro: 'Cost' of Trump's 'Intolerance' Is 'Part of What We See Today' with NZ Terror Attack

Dem Rep. Castro: 'Cost' of Trump's 'Intolerance' Is 'Part of What We See Today' with NZ Terror Attack

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” Representative Joaquin Castro (D-TX) stated that there is a “cost” to President Trump showing “intolerance,” and that cost is “part of what we see today, that there are people out there, who are unstable, that will be inspired by that and then take action,and in this case, shoot people and kill people.

O'Rourke: 'Beyond the Shadow of a Doubt' That Trump Attempted to Collude and Obstruct

O'Rourke: 'Beyond the Shadow of a Doubt' That Trump Attempted to Collude and Obstruct

During an interview broadcast on Friday’s “CBS This Morning,” 2020 presidential candidate former Representative Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) stated that it is “beyond the shadow of a doubt” that President Trump at least attempted to collude and to obstruct justice, but that the election is “perhaps…the best way for us to resolve these outstanding questions.

Sanders: Cohen 'Kind of Confirmed What Many of Us Had Known'

Sanders: Cohen 'Kind of Confirmed What Many of Us Had Known'

On Thursday’s broadcast of NBC’s “Late Night,” Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) stated that former Trump attorney Michael Cohen’s testimony “kind of confirmed what many of us had known.

GOP Sen. Alexander: National Emergency Declaration 'Unnecessary and Unwise'

GOP Sen. Alexander: National Emergency Declaration 'Unnecessary and Unwise'

During a speech on the Senate floor on Thursday, Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) stated that he does not support President Trump’s emergency declaration. Alexander said, “I support what the president wants to do on border security, but I do not support the way he has been advised to do it.

Coons: I 'Absolutely' Will Endorse Biden if He Runs

Coons: I 'Absolutely' Will Endorse Biden if He Runs

On Tuesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) said he will endorse former Vice President Joe Biden if Biden runs for president in 2020.

McCabe: Trump 'Similar' to Mob Boss in Obsession With Loyalty

McCabe: Trump 'Similar' to Mob Boss in Obsession With Loyalty

On Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” former Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe stated President Trump is “similar” to mob bosses in “constantly assessing the loyalty of those soldiers and people around him because it’s essential to his own existence.

McCabe: 'It's Possible' Trump Could Be a Russian Asset

McCabe: 'It's Possible' Trump Could Be a Russian Asset

On Tuesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “AC360,” former Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said it is “possible” that President Trump could be a Russian asset. Host Anderson Cooper asked, “Do you still believe the president could be a Russian asset?” McCabe answered,“I think it’s possible.

Klobuchar: Medicare for All 'Could Be a Possibility in the Future'

Klobuchar: Medicare for All 'Could Be a Possibility in the Future'

During a town hall on CNN on Monday, 2020 presidential candidate Senator AmyKlobuchar (D-MN) stated that Medicare for all “could be a possibility in the future.” Klobuchar stated,“I think it’s something that we can look to for the future, but I want to get action now.

Brooks: Democrats Have Made It 'Hard For a Lot of Moderates to Support Anything'

Brooks: Democrats Have Made It 'Hard For a Lot of Moderates to Support Anything'

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,”New York Timescolumnist David Brooks argued that Democrats have made it difficult “for a lot of moderates to support anything.” Brooks stated,“As Donald Trump makes it extremely hard to think about supporting somebody like that, I find the Democrats have done an outstanding job of making it hard for a lot of moderates to support anything.

Meadows: 'I Don't Support' Immigration Deal, 'I Expect' Trump to Sign It

Meadows: 'I Don't Support' Immigration Deal, 'I Expect' Trump to Sign It

On Tuesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” House Freedom Caucus Chair Mark Meadows (R-NC) expressed opposition to the immigration deal reached by the conference committee and said he expects the president to sign it and then take some executive action.

Schumer: Trump 'Must Sign' Immigration Agreement

Schumer: Trump 'Must Sign' Immigration Agreement

During a speech on the Senate floor on Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) urged President Trump to sign the agreement reached by the immigration conference committee.

Hoyer: ICE Is 'An Absolutely Essential Agency'

Hoyer: ICE Is 'An Absolutely Essential Agency'

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) criticized calls to abolish ICE and stated that the organization is an “absolutely” necessary one.

Dem Rep. Barbara Lee: Trump Has 'Presided Over the Most Corrupt Administration in History'

Dem Rep. Barbara Lee: Trump Has 'Presided Over the Most Corrupt Administration in History'

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Representative Barbara Lee (D-CA) stated that President Trump has “presided over the most corrupt administration in history.” Transcript as Follows: “Hi, I’m Congresswoman Barbara Lee, and I’m proud to represent the beautiful 13th District of California in Congress.

Dem Judiciary Rep. Jayapal: I Got the Sense Whitaker 'Wasn't Truthful'

Dem Judiciary Rep. Jayapal: I Got the Sense Whitaker 'Wasn't Truthful'

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” House Judiciary Committee member Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) said she got the sense that Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker was not truthful during his testimony before the committee earlier in the day.

Dem Rep. Gottheimer: 'Lots of People in My Party' Support Some Fencing

Dem Rep. Gottheimer: 'Lots of People in My Party' Support Some Fencing

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” House Problem Solvers Caucus co-chair Representative JoshGottheimer (D-NJ) stated that he believes “evidence-based fencing” will be one of theoptionsfor a border security deal, and that “lots of people” in the Democratic Party support some fencing.

Dem Rep. Price: Northam 'Needs to Step Down'

Dem Rep. Price: Northam 'Needs to Step Down'

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Up,” Representative David Price (D-NC) stated that Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (D) should resign. Price said, “I do think he needs to step down.

GOP Rep. Biggs: I Don't Think We'll Have a Border Deal by February 15

GOP Rep. Biggs: I Don't Think We'll Have a Border Deal by February 15

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” Representative Andy Biggs (R-AZ) stated that he thinks coming to a deal on border security is going to be difficult and predicted there won’t be a deal by February 15th.

Brooks: Shutdown Resolution 'Total Victory for the Democrats'

Brooks: Shutdown Resolution 'Total Victory for the Democrats'

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,”New York Timescolumnist David Brooks stated that the shutdown resolution “is a total victory for the Democrats.” He added that he believes the odds of another shutdown are low.

Lieu: 'There Is No Crisis at the Border That Justifies a Government Shutdown'

Lieu: 'There Is No Crisis at the Border That Justifies a Government Shutdown'

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Representative Ted Lieu (D-CA) stated that “there is no crisis at the border that justifies a government shutdown.” Transcript as Follows: “Hello, I’m Ted Lieu and I represent western Los Angeles County in the United States Congress.

Maher: I Think Trump's 'Plotting' 'Wag the Dog' War

Maher: I Think Trump's 'Plotting' 'Wag the Dog' War

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated that he thinks President Trump is scheming to go to war to distract from his defeat in the shutdown fight, the arrest of former adviser Roger Stone, and his poor poll numbers.

Maher: Stone's Arrest Was 'Over-the-Top'

Maher: Stone's Arrest Was 'Over-the-Top'

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher said that the arrest of former Trump adviser Roger Stone “was an over-the-top arrest.” During an interview with author and columnist Ann Coulter, Maher stated, “Roger Stone was arrested.

Dem Rep. Meeks: 'Nancy Pelosi Is the Master Negotiator'

Dem Rep. Meeks: 'Nancy Pelosi Is the Master Negotiator'

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” Representative Gregory Meeks (D-NY) declared House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) “the master negotiator.” Meeks said, “Nancy Pelosi is the master negotiator.

Hoyer: 'Physical Barriers Are Part of the Solution' - Don't Think Democrats Will Vote for Trump's Proposal

Hoyer: 'Physical Barriers Are Part of the Solution' - Don't Think Democrats Will Vote for Trump's Proposal

On Tuesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) said he doesn’t think President Trump will get any Democrats to vote for his immigration proposal, and that while he thinks the government needs to be opened prior to immigration negotiations, he does think “physical barriers are part of the solution.

Dem Rep. Cleaver: Trump Is Playing Us 'For Fools'

Dem Rep. Cleaver: Trump Is Playing Us 'For Fools'

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation,” Representative Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO) reacted to President Trump’s proposal on immigration and the government shutdown by stating President Trump is trying to “play us for fools.

Brooks: I Don't Think Trump Will Declare National Emergency

Brooks: I Don't Think Trump Will Declare National Emergency

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,”New York Timescolumnist David Brooks predicted that President Trump will not declare a national emergency on the border and said that if anything would lead to weakened Republican support for Trump, a national emergency declaration would do it.

Klobuchar: Trump Should 'Come Back to the Table,' End Shutdown

Klobuchar: Trump Should 'Come Back to the Table,' End Shutdown

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) asked President Trump “to come back to the table,” and end the government shutdown. Transcript as Follows: “I’m Amy Klobuchar, the Senator from the state of Minnesota.

Maher: 'I Think the BuzzFeed Story Is True'

Maher: 'I Think the BuzzFeed Story Is True'

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated he believes the BuzzFeed story about President Trump ordering Michael Cohen to lie to Congress is true.

Dem Rep. Cohen: Trump Has 'Given Up On the Idea of Being Re-Elected'

Dem Rep. Cohen: Trump Has 'Given Up On the Idea of Being Re-Elected'

On Friday’s “MSNBC Live,” Representative Steve Cohen (D-TN) stated that he believes President Trump has “given up on the idea of being re-elected” and is simply trying to keep his base to keep Senate Republicans from voting to convict him.

Gillibrand: Trump 'Is Making This Country Less Safe'

Gillibrand: Trump 'Is Making This Country Less Safe'

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” 2020 presidential candidate Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) stated that the president is “creating so much disruption in foreign policy that he is making this country less safe.

Schumer: 'We Have to Stay Strong' on Shutdown, Republicans Will Pressure Trump

Schumer: 'We Have to Stay Strong' on Shutdown, Republicans Will Pressure Trump

On Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that Democrats believe they should hold firm on the government shutdown and Republicans will start pressuring President Trump to either change his mind or go around him.

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