Saturday, October 24, 2020

MixedTimes - Ian Hanchett

Brooks: 'People Are Underplaying' Biden's Comment about Oil Transition

Brooks: 'People Are Underplaying' Biden's Comment about Oil Transition

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,”New York Timescolumnist David Brooks said that people are “underplaying” the political impact 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden’s statement about transitioning away from the oil industry during Thursday’s debate and that the statement

Hirono: SCOTUS Should 'Consider the Real-World Impact of Its Decisions'

Hirono: SCOTUS Should 'Consider the Real-World Impact of Its Decisions'

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senate Judiciary Committee member Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) stated that Senate Democrats have tried to focus on the real-world impact that Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s rulings would have and “That’s what Justice

Pence: Voters Know Biden and Harris 'Are Going to Pack the Court'

Pence: Voters Know Biden and Harris 'Are Going to Pack the Court'

On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Vice President Mike Pence said that voters know that 2020 Democratic presidential nomineeVice President Joe Biden will pack the Supreme Court if he’s elected.

Biden: 'Take a Look at What New York Has Done' with Coronavirus Curve

Biden: 'Take a Look at What New York Has Done' with Coronavirus Curve

During Thursday’s presidential debate, 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden touted New York’s record in “turning the curve down, in terms of the number of people dying” on coronavirus and that Republican states are the ones that

Schumer: Senate Should Adjourn Until After Election

Schumer: Senate Should Adjourn Until After Election

While speaking on the Senate floor on Monday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that the nomination process for Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett should not move forward and moved to adjourn the Senate until after the

Pelosi: Election Funding and Census Are Areas of Disagreement on Stimulus

Pelosi: Election Funding and Census Are Areas of Disagreement on Stimulus

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that there is disagreement in negotiations in the next round of stimulus on “election funding and the Census” but that those items remain “part of the

Biden: Voters Who Think They're Better Off under Trump 'Probably Shouldn't' Vote for Me

Biden: Voters Who Think They're Better Off under Trump 'Probably Shouldn't' Vote for Me

During an interview with Cincinnati's WKRC Local 12 on Monday, 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden stated that if people think they're better off today than they were under the Obama-Biden administration, "their memory is not very good," and "they probably shouldn't" vote for him.

Schumer: 'We Would Certainly Be in the Constitutional Right' to Pack Court

Schumer: 'We Would Certainly Be in the Constitutional Right' to Pack Court

On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that Democrats “would certainly be in the constitutional right” to pack the Supreme Court, Republicans have already packed courts, “everything will be on the table” if

Brooks: 'Crazy' for Trump to Not Want to Debate

Brooks: 'Crazy' for Trump to Not Want to Debate

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,”New York Timescolumnist David Brooks stated that it is “just crazy” for President Donald Trump to not want to debate, and that not having the second debate will “cement where we are right now, which is Biden

Sanders: Biden's Proposals 'Are Pretty Significant' and 'Pretty Strong'

Sanders: Biden's Proposals 'Are Pretty Significant' and 'Pretty Strong'

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Velshi,” Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) stated that 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden’s proposals “are pretty significant” and that his proposals on the minimum wage, lowering the eligibility age for Medicare, and

Pelosi: Trump Is 'In an Altered State Right Now'

Pelosi: Trump Is 'In an Altered State Right Now'

On Thursday’s edition of Bloomberg’s “Balance of Power,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that President Donald Trump is “in an altered state” at the moment. Pelosi said, “The president is, shall we say, in an altered state right now,

Trump: 'We Want to Do' a Rally This Saturday

Trump: 'We Want to Do' a Rally This Saturday

On Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” President Donald Trump said that he is going to attempt to do a rally in Florida on Saturday if one can be put together by then and that he might try

Van Jones: 'Pence Was a Mansplainer-in-Chief'

Van Jones: 'Pence Was a Mansplainer-in-Chief'

During CNN’s coverage of Wednesday’s vice presidential debate, CNN Political Commentator Van Jones stated that Vice President Mike Pence “was a mansplainer-in-chief” during the debate. Jones said that 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Sen.

Biden: 18,000 Got Clemency under Obama Admin, Trump Only 'Got Two or Three'

Biden: 18,000 Got Clemency under Obama Admin, Trump Only 'Got Two or Three'

During a town hall on NBC on Monday, 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden contrasted the Obama administration’s record on criminal justice reform and President Donald Trump’s by stating that under the Obama administration 18,000 were granted

Loeffler: 'We Need to Confirm' Barrett 'Before the Election'

Loeffler: 'We Need to Confirm' Barrett 'Before the Election'

On Saturday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “America’s News HQ,” Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) stated that Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett needs to be confirmed before the 2020 election and will be confirmed before the election.

Trump Campaign Adviser Bossie: 'The Debates Are Going to Happen'

Trump Campaign Adviser Bossie: 'The Debates Are Going to Happen'

On Saturday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” Trump campaign adviser David Bossie vowed that the presidential debates between President Donald Trump and 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden “are going to happen.

Pelosi: Something Isn't Better Than Nothing on COVID Relief

Pelosi: Something Isn't Better Than Nothing on COVID Relief

On Thursday’s broadcast of Bloomberg’s “Balance of Power,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that something isn’t better than nothing when it comes to coronavirus relief and she won’t let the needs of the most vulnerable be “used to give

Trump: Debate Rule Changes 'Would Be Very Bad'

Trump: Debate Rule Changes 'Would Be Very Bad'

On Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” President Donald Trump stated that he thinks “it would be very bad” if theCommission on Presidential Debates changed the rules for the next presidential debates.

Blackburn: Treatment of Barrett by Left and Media Is 'Religious Bigotry'

Blackburn: Treatment of Barrett by Left and Media Is 'Religious Bigotry'

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox News @ Night,” Senate Judiciary Committee member Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) characterized the treatment of Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett by the mainstream media and the left as “religious

Harris: 'I'm With' Biden '1,000%' on Not Answering on Expanding SCOTUS

Harris: 'I'm With' Biden '1,000%' on Not Answering on Expanding SCOTUS

During an interview aired on Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” 2020 Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) said she is with 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden “1,000%” in refusing to say whether

Schumer: Senate Democrats 'United in Opposition' to Barrett

Schumer: Senate Democrats 'United in Opposition' to Barrett

During a press conference on Saturday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that Senate Democrats are “united in opposition” to the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court and that Democrats in both the House and

Maher: Barrett Is 'a F*cking Nut'

Maher: Barrett Is 'a F*cking Nut'

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated that Judge and prospective Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett is “a fucking nut” and remarked that he was right about religion.

Cuomo: 'I Don't Trust the FDA' on Vaccine and People 'Shouldn't'

Cuomo: 'I Don't Trust the FDA' on Vaccine and People 'Shouldn't'

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The ReidOut,” New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) stated that he doesn’t trust President Donald Trump or the FDA on a coronavirus vaccine and that people “don’t trust the FDA.

Shalala: I Wouldn't Take COVID Vaccine Trump Had Anything to Do with

Shalala: I Wouldn't Take COVID Vaccine Trump Had Anything to Do with

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The ReidOut,” former Health and Human Services Secretary Rep. Donna Shalala (D-FL) stated that she wouldn’t take a coronavirus vaccine that President Donald Trump had anything to do with and said that “the public doesn’t