Saturday, April 20, 2019

MixedTimes - Pam Key

Julian Castro: 'Perfectly Reasonable' to Start Impeachment Proceedings

Julian Castro: 'Perfectly Reasonable' to Start Impeachment Proceedings

Friday onCNN, former Obama administration Housing and Urban Development Secretary and 2020 Democratic presidential hopefulJulián Castro said it was “perfectly reasonable for Congress” to open up impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump.

Kasich on 2020: 'All of My Options Remain on the Table'

Kasich on 2020: 'All of My Options Remain on the Table'

Wednesday onCNN’s “Newsroom,” former Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) said all of his “options remain on the table” when asked if he would launch a primary challenge toPresident Donald Trumpin the 2020 election.

Brooks: Trump Represents a 'Moral and Spiritual Crisis' in America

Brooks: Trump Represents a 'Moral and Spiritual Crisis' in America

Tuesday onMSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,”New York Timescolumnist David Brooksargued President Donald Trump “grows out of a moral and spiritual crisis” in America. Brooks said, “Just think about the interview we just saw with Rachel Maddow and Pete Buttigieg.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: ‘I Support Impeaching This President’

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: ‘I Support Impeaching This President’

Sunday onYahoo News’ “Skullduggery” podcast, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) argued there were “so many” reasons to impeach President Donald Trump. Ocasio-Cortez said, “I think you could reach in a bag and pull so many things out that are impeachable of

Ted Lieu: AG Barr Is 'a Pawn of the President'

Ted Lieu: AG Barr Is 'a Pawn of the President'

Thursday onCNN’s “Right Now,” Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) saidAttorney General Bill Barr’s comments that the Department of Justice had spied on the 2016 Trump presidential campaign showed the attorney general was “a pawn of the president.

Warren: Wealth 'Inequality Is Going to Break This Country'

Warren: Wealth 'Inequality Is Going to Break This Country'

Thursday onMSNBC’s “Live,”Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) declared the current wealth inequity in America was “going to break this country.” Ruhle asked, “Born out massive inequality here and abroad, we’ve seen the rise of democratic socialism.

Adam Schiff Still Sees 'Ample Evidence' of Collusion

Adam Schiff Still Sees 'Ample Evidence' of Collusion

Sunday onCNN’s “State of the Union,”Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) said there was “ample evidence” of collusion between President Donald Trump’s campaign and the Russians. Schiff said, “What I said on your show and others for over a year now, yes,

Schiff: Trump's 'Childish Nicknames' Won't Stop My Oversight 

Schiff: Trump's 'Childish Nicknames' Won't Stop My Oversight 

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) declared President Donald Trump’s “childish nicknames” would not stop him from undertaking his oversight role as the House Intelligence Committee chairman.

Stacey Abrams: My Election Was 'Stolen,' 'We Won'

Stacey Abrams: My Election Was 'Stolen,' 'We Won'

Wednesday at theNation Action Network’s convention, 2018 Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams said the election was “stolen” by her Republican gubernatorial opponent Brian Kemp. Abrams said, “We had this little election back in 2018.

Inslee: Trump Is 'Cowardly' on Climate Change

Inslee: Trump Is 'Cowardly' on Climate Change

Friday on Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Gov. Jay Inslee (D-WA) Friday called President Donald Trump “cowardly” on climate change. When asked about the cost of the so-called Green News Deal, Inslee said, “What is

Watch: Elizabeth Warren Compares ‘Green New Deal’ to Moon Landing

Watch: Elizabeth Warren Compares ‘Green New Deal’ to Moon Landing

Tuesday during a speech on the U.S. Senate floor, 2020 Democratic presidential primary candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) compared Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Ed Markey’s (D-MA) so-called Green New Deal to the 1969 moon landing.

Dem Sen .Blumenthal: 'There Are Indictments in This President's Future'

Dem Sen .Blumenthal: 'There Are Indictments in This President's Future'

Thursday onMSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) predicted that there were indictments in President Donald Trump’s “future.” Discussing Special Counsel Robert Mueller upcoming report,Blumenthal said “I hope and I think he has an obligation to do more, to actually

Cory Booker: Trump's Attacks on McCain 'Repulsive,' 'Moral Vandalism'

Cory Booker: Trump's Attacks on McCain 'Repulsive,' 'Moral Vandalism'

Monday, MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” offered a preview clip of an interview with Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) set to air on “Hardball” later in the day, in which the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate reacted to President Donald Trump’s Twitter attacks on the late Sen.

Klobuchar: Trump Should Be Giving Public Speeches Defending Muslims

Klobuchar: Trump Should Be Giving Public Speeches Defending Muslims

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,”Sen.Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) said in the wake of the New Zealand mass shooting at mosques that President Donald Trump be offering statements and giving public speeches “defending Muslims in this world.

Dem Rep. Cohen: 'Trump Is a Cancer on the Country'

Dem Rep. Cohen: 'Trump Is a Cancer on the Country'

Sunday onMSNBC’s “Live,”Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN) said President Donald Trump is a “cancer on the country. ” Cohen said, “Trump is a con man. Michael Cohen said he is a con man, a liar, and a racist.

Hickenlooper: Capitalist or Socialist Labels Are 'Silly'

Hickenlooper: Capitalist or Socialist Labels Are 'Silly'

Sunday onCBS’s “Face the Nation,” former Gov. John Hickenlooper (D-CO), who announced last week his 2020 bid forthe White House, said questions about presidential candidates beingcapitalists or socialists were “silly.

Elizabeth Warren: Dem's Boycotted Fox News Because They Are Trump's 'Propaganda Machine'

Elizabeth Warren: Dem's Boycotted Fox News Because They Are Trump's 'Propaganda Machine'

Friday on MSNBC’s “The Beat,”Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) argued the Democratic Party was right to excluded Fox News Channel from their 2020 Democratic presidential primary debates. Warren said, “This is ultimately a decision for the party to make but I do understand that when more and more keeps coming out about how Fox News was just operating as an arm of the Trump Campaign and then the Trump Administration.

MSNBC's Matthews: Trump Is on the Bad Guys' Side Against America

MSNBC's Matthews: Trump Is on the Bad Guys' Side Against America

Thursday onMSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews said President Donald Trump had joined the other side of bad actors on the international stage against America. Matthews said, “It’s always hard to make references in history to who Trump is.

Cory Booker: Trump Using 'Rank Racist Rhetoric' on Immigration

Cory Booker: Trump Using 'Rank Racist Rhetoric' on Immigration

Thursday during an interview with NPR’s “Morning Edition,” Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) said President Donald Trump wasusing “rank racist rhetoric” on immigration. Partial transcript as follows: INSKEEP: President Bush tried to bring together a consensus on immigration – couldn’t get it done.

GOP Rep. Crenshaw: There Are Far Left-Wing Democrats That 'Truly Do Not Like Israel'

GOP Rep. Crenshaw: There Are Far Left-Wing Democrats That 'Truly Do Not Like Israel'

Wednesday onFox News Channel’s “The Story,” Rep Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) discussed the delayed House resolution on antisemitism in light of Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) remarks. Crenshaw said, “There are still a lot of Democrats whodo believe in supporting Israel who do believe that antisemitic comments are wrong.

Rep. Tlaib: Trump Was Sending 'Bribery' Money From the Oval Office

Rep. Tlaib: Trump Was Sending 'Bribery' Money From the Oval Office

Thursday on MSNBC’s “All In,” Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) commented on Donald Trump’s former lawyer, Michael Cohen givingthe House Oversight Committee an alleged reimbursement check for the Stormy Daniels hush money, signed by then President Trump.

Joaquin Castro: SDNY Case 'Could Pose Serious Legal Jeopardy' for Trump and Family Members

Joaquin Castro: SDNY Case 'Could Pose Serious Legal Jeopardy' for Trump and Family Members

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Live,” Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-TX) discussed both the public and behind-closed-door testimony of President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen. Discussing the open case involving Cohen at the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Castro said, “As you can imagine, a lot of it affirms of what Michael Cohen said.

Julian Castro: I Will Establish Reparations Task Force

Julian Castro: I Will Establish Reparations Task Force

Monday onMSNBC’s “Hardball,” former Obama HUD Secretary and 2020 Democratic presidential primary candidate Julián Castro said if he wins, he will establish a reparations task force. Castro said, “Ihave long believed that this country should resolve its original sin of slavery and that one of the ways we should consider doing that is through reparations for people who are the descendants of slaves.

Harris: The Term 'Identity Politics' Is an Attempt to Shut Us Up

Harris: The Term 'Identity Politics' Is an Attempt to Shut Us Up

HarrisSunday onMSNBC’s “AM Joy,”Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) said people use the term “identity politics,” to “try to silence you or shut you up.” Harris said, “This term identity politics, people will use that term— it’s like people used to talk about the race card.

Chicago Police Superintendent Blasts Celebrities, Media, Presidential Candidates over Jussie Smollett Hoax

Chicago Police Superintendent Blasts Celebrities, Media, Presidential Candidates over Jussie Smollett Hoax

Thursday Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson criticized celebrities, the media and presidential candidates for commenting on “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett’s allegedly staged hate crime. Johnson said, “I’m left hanging my head and asking, why? Why would anyone, especially an African-American man, use the symbolism of a noose to make false accusations? How could someone look at the hatred and suffering associated with that symbol and see an opportunity to manipulate that symbol to further his own public profile? How can an individual who has been embraced by the city of Chicago turn around and slap everyone in this city in the face by making these false claims? Bogus police reports cause real harm.

Rubin: Trump Rhetoric 'Giving People All the Impetus They Might Need to Commit Violence'

Rubin: Trump Rhetoric 'Giving People All the Impetus They Might Need to Commit Violence'

Monday onMSNBC’s “All In,”Washington Post opinion writer Jennifer Rubin said President Donald Trump’s rhetoric was “giving people all the impetus they might need to commit violence.” The discussion was about Coast Guard LieutenantChristopher Paul Hassonbeing charged with attempting to carry out a domestic terror attack.

MSNBC's Wallace Urges GOP to Abandon Trump --- 'This Is Your Moment to Get Off the Titanic'

MSNBC's Wallace Urges GOP to Abandon Trump --- 'This Is Your Moment to Get Off the Titanic'

Monday onMSNBC’s “Deadline,” host Nicolle Wallace said given President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border to get the funds for a wall coupled with the claims made by former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe during an interview with CBS’s “60 Minutes,” now was the time for Republicans to stop supporting the president.

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