Saturday, August 24, 2019

MixedTimes - Joel B. Pollak

New York Times: Joe Biden Suffers 'Enthusiasm Gap'

New York Times: Joe Biden Suffers 'Enthusiasm Gap'

TheNew York Times reported Thursday that Democratic presidential primary frontrunner Joe Biden leads in the polls but suffers from an "enthusiasm gap" among supporters that makes him vulnerable to his many challengers.

Paris Dennard Sues Arizona Board of Regents over Malicious Leak to Washington Post

Paris Dennard Sues Arizona Board of Regents over Malicious Leak to Washington Post

Conservative commentator Paris Dennard is suing the Arizona Board of Regents, which governs Arizona State University's McCain Institute for International Leadership, for a misleading leak of confidential information from his personnel file that theWashington Post used in a hit piece that cost him his job as a CNN contributor, where he had been singularly effective.

ZOA Fact-Checks Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib's Press Conference: 'Egregious Lies'

ZOA Fact-Checks Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib's Press Conference: 'Egregious Lies'

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), the oldest pro-Israel group in the U.S., released a comprehensive takedown of the press conference Monday by Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MN), who were denied permission to enter Israel last week en route to a tour that was to be led by a radical Palestinian organization.

Left-Wing Protesters Adopted 'Gauntlet' at New Hampshire Rally

Left-Wing Protesters Adopted 'Gauntlet' at New Hampshire Rally

Hundreds of left-wing protesters formed a gauntlet outside President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Manchester, New Hampshire, last Thursday, forcing Trump supporters to walk through on their way to the SNHU Arena, and endure taunts of "shame" and "KKK.

Pollak: Has the Left Toned Down Its Rhetoric Since Alexandria?

Pollak: Has the Left Toned Down Its Rhetoric Since Alexandria?

The media realize it is generally absurd and divisive to blame Democrats for the crazed, murderous actions of a few disturbed individuals. But they believe it is beyond obvious that President Trump is somehow responsible for events like El Paso, or the Pittsburgh synagogue attack last year -- even though the shooters disavowed Trump.

Update: Israel Bars Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib from Israel

Update: Israel Bars Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib from Israel

Update: Israel officially decided Thursday to bar Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) from entering the country, according to a statement by Tipi Hotovely, the country's deputy foreign minister.

Elizabeth Warren in New Hampshire: America Needs 'Structural Change'

Elizabeth Warren in New Hampshire: America Needs 'Structural Change'

FRANCONIA, Grafton County, New Hampshire -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) brought her message of "structural change" to New Hampshire on Wednesday, addressing a crowd of over 300 people on a scenic hillside overlooking the White Mountains.

Bernie Sanders: Trump Is the 'Most Dangerous President' in U.S. History

Bernie Sanders: Trump Is the 'Most Dangerous President' in U.S. History

LITTLETON, New Hampshire -- Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) rounded out his two-day swing through New Hampshire at an ice cream social on Tuesday afternoon, telling a packed crowd at the Littleton Opera House that Donald Trump is "the most dangerous president" in American history.

Bernie Sanders Barnstorms New Hampshire

Bernie Sanders Barnstorms New Hampshire

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) addressed hundreds of voters in two packed events in New Hampshire on Monday, as he seeks to regain momentum in the Democratic presidential primary.

Public Works Union Attacks Eric Garcetti's 'Green New Deal' in L.A.

Public Works Union Attacks Eric Garcetti's 'Green New Deal' in L.A.

Members of theInternational Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 18, the largest union representing Los Angeles Department of Water and Power employees, are taking sides against a local Democratic candidate for city council who supports Mayor Eric Garcetti's version of the "Green New Deal," highlighting her socialist affiliations.

Anthony Scaramucci Attacks Donald Trump, Forgets He Started It

Anthony Scaramucci Attacks Donald Trump, Forgets He Started It

Former Wall Street financier and short-lived White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci accused President Donald Trump of back-stabbing on Sunday, after the president reacted to Scaramucci's recent criticism.

Democrat Steve Bullock to Iowa State Fair: Only I Can Win Red States

Democrat Steve Bullock to Iowa State Fair: Only I Can Win Red States

Steve Bullock told the crowd at the gathering, sponsored by the Des Moines Register,that while he could win California, Massachusetts, and Vermont just like any other Democrat, only he could win Iowa, Montana, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and other states President Donald Trump had won in 2016.

FACT CHECK: Elizabeth Warren Repeats Charlottesville 'Fine People Hoax'

FACT CHECK: Elizabeth Warren Repeats Charlottesville 'Fine People Hoax'

CLAIM: President Donald Trump "has talked about white supremacists as fine people." VERDICT: FALSE -- President Trump said non-violent protesters on both right and left were "very fine people," but neo-Nazis and white supremacists "should be condemned totally.

Ilhan Omar's Pro-BDS Resolution Compares Israel to Nazi Germany

Ilhan Omar's Pro-BDS Resolution Compares Israel to Nazi Germany

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) introduced a resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday that supports the anti-Israel "boycott, divestment, sanctions" (BDS) movement -- and which also likens Israel to Nazi Germany.

Democrat 2020 Candidates Pounce on Trump 'Go Back' Tweet: 'Un-American'

Democrat 2020 Candidates Pounce on Trump 'Go Back' Tweet: 'Un-American'

Nearly every single candidate for the Democratic Party presidential nomination in 2020 criticized President Donald Trump's tweet Sunday morning advising left-wing members of Congress to "go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.

Pollak: Joe Biden and Democrats Have Cornered Themselves on North Korea

Pollak: Joe Biden and Democrats Have Cornered Themselves on North Korea

Last week, in their first presidential debate, Democrats described President Donald Trump as "hell-bent on starting a war with Iran." This week, they are accusing him of "coddling of dictators at the expense of American national security andinterests.

Willie Brown: Still No Democrats Can Beat Trump (Including Kamala Harris)

Willie Brown: Still No Democrats Can Beat Trump (Including Kamala Harris)

Former California State Assembly speaker and San Francisco mayor Willie Brown has declared, in the wake of the first Democratic Party presidential primary debate, that there is still no candidate who can beat President Donald Trump -- including his former girlfriend, Sen.

Pollak: Nancy Pelosi Would Have Let 9/11 Terrorists Stay

Pollak: Nancy Pelosi Would Have Let 9/11 Terrorists Stay

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) would have allowed several of the terrorists who killed nearly 3,000 people in New York and Washington, DC, on September 11, 2001, to have remained in the United States illegally.

Trump, at Orlando Rally: 'Nobody Has Been Tougher on Russia'

Trump, at Orlando Rally: 'Nobody Has Been Tougher on Russia'

President Donald Trump launched his re-election campaign on Tuesday evening in Orlando, Florida, telling a standing-room-only crowd at theAmway Center he had been tougher on Russia than any president -- including his predecessor.

Pollak: Obama Alumni May Be Prodding Iran, Inadvertently, to War

Pollak: Obama Alumni May Be Prodding Iran, Inadvertently, to War

The latest talking point from Democrats is that President Donald Trump is maneuvering the United States into a war with Iran -- but ironically, it may be Democrats themselves who are making war more likely by defending the Iranian regime and encouraging it to stand firm against the president.

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