Sunday, October 21, 2018

MixedTimes - Pam Key

Boxer: What Are the People Applauding 'Horrifying' Trump Thinking?

Boxer: What Are the People Applauding 'Horrifying' Trump Thinking?

Friday on MSNBC’s “All In,” former Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) questioned what the Montana rally audience was thinking by applaudingPresident Donald Trump’s compliment of Rep. Greg Gianforte (R-MT) for assaultinga reporterlast May.

Steve Schmidt: Trump Treated Immigrants Like Slaves at an Auction

Steve Schmidt: Trump Treated Immigrants Like Slaves at an Auction

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Deadline: White House,” former Bush and McCain campaign strategist Steve Schmidt compared slavery to the Trump administration’s zero-tolerance policy, which is blamed for children being separated from parents after illegally crossing the U.S.

Rosie O'Donnell: Trump Is 'Evil,' 'I Want to Send the Military to the White House to Get Him'

Rosie O'Donnell: Trump Is 'Evil,' 'I Want to Send the Military to the White House to Get Him'

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Deadline: White House,” actress Rosie O’Donnell said President Donald Trump is “evil” and “dark.” After former Republican strategist Steve Schmidt spoke, O’Donnell said, “It gives me such comfort and hope to hear people who I before described as not my people, giving me a little hope to think to myself, there are people, bit of hope that there are still people who feel this way and believe this way that we’re going to right this ship.

Ben Rhodes: Journalists Around the World 'Are Less Safe' Because of Trump's Rhetoric

Ben Rhodes: Journalists Around the World 'Are Less Safe' Because of Trump's Rhetoric

Tuesday onMSNBC’s “Morning Joe” former Obama Deputy National Security Advisor and network contributorBen Rhodes said President Donald Trump’s rhetoric meant “journalists everywhere are less safe.” When asked about Trump’s response to the disappearance and likely killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, Rhodes said, “What you have to realize is, there’s nobody else who can play the role of the United States to hold people like this to account.

Al Gore: Trump's Approach to Climate Change Is 'Literally Insane'

Al Gore: Trump's Approach to Climate Change Is 'Literally Insane'

Friday during an interview on “PBS NewsHour,” former Vice President Al Goresaid President Donald Trump’s approach to climate change in light of theUnited Nations’ new reporton the potentially devastating effects of a warming climate was “literally insane.

Eric Holder Rejects Michelle Obama’s Slogan: ‘When They Go Low, We Kick ‘Em’

Eric Holder Rejects Michelle Obama’s Slogan: ‘When They Go Low, We Kick ‘Em’

While speaking at an event for Democratic candidates in Georgia, former Obama administration Attorney General Eric Holder suggested to the crowd to “kick” Republicans. Holder said, “It is time for us as Democrats to be as tough as they are, to be as dedicated as they are, to be as committed as they are.

MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace: 'Taylor Swift Is Her Generation's Oprah'

MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace: 'Taylor Swift Is Her Generation's Oprah'

Monday on MSNBC’s “Deadline: White House,” host Nicolle Wallace said pop star Taylor Swift’s endorsement of Democratic candidate Phil Bredesen over Republican candidate Marsha Blackburn in the midterm Senate election in Tennessee will make a difference among her peers.

Hirono Refuses to Rule Out Impeaching Kavanaugh

Hirono Refuses to Rule Out Impeaching Kavanaugh

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week”Sen. Mazie Hirono(D-HI) would not rule out Democrats seeking to impeach Supreme Court Associate JusticeBrett Kavanaugh. Partial transcript as follows: KARL: This confirmation battle is over.

Flake: Kavanaugh Interaction with Senators 'Seemed Partisan,' 'Too Sharp'

Flake: Kavanaugh Interaction with Senators 'Seemed Partisan,' 'Too Sharp'

In a preview clip from “60 Minutes” that aired Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said Supreme Court associate justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh‘s testimony before the Judiciary Committee was understandable, but he said it “seemed partisan.

Klobuchar: ‘I Was Stunned’ by How Kavanaugh' Acted During That Hearing'

Klobuchar: ‘I Was Stunned’ by How Kavanaugh' Acted During That Hearing'

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Sen. Amy Klobuchar (MN) said she was “stunned” by how Supreme Court associate justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh acted during her questions on his drinking habits in his teenage years at the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing last week.

Warren: Kavanaugh Thinks He Is 'Entitled to a Supreme Court Seat'

Warren: Kavanaugh Thinks He Is 'Entitled to a Supreme Court Seat'

Sunday on MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said Supreme Court associate justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh acted like he was “entitled to a Supreme Court Seat” during his testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee last week.

Pelosi: Trump Is Trying to Break the #MeToo Movement

Pelosi: Trump Is Trying to Break the #MeToo Movement

Friday at her weekly press conference House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused President Donald Trump of trying to break the so-called “#MeToo” movement. While commenting on the testimony of Professor Christine Blasey Ford and Judge Brett Kavanaugh, Pelosi said, “There are woman out there including my own daughter who think what the president is trying to break thew Me too movement.

Heilemann: Kavanaugh Is Making Trump, Republican Base 'Happy'

Heilemann: Kavanaugh Is Making Trump, Republican Base 'Happy'

Thursday on MSNBC’s special coverage of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Supreme Court associate justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh, network analyst John Heilemann said Donald Trump and the Republican base are pleased with Kavanaugh’s performance, but not moderates.

Chris Matthews: GOP Has an 'I Love Lucy'-Era Thinking of Women

Chris Matthews: GOP Has an 'I Love Lucy'-Era Thinking of Women

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” MSNBC hostChris Matthews said the way the Republican Party has handledDr. Christine Blasey Ford’s allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh showed an “I Love Lucy”-era in thinking of women.

Sharpton: Trump’s Tweet About Kavanaugh Accuser Put Confirmation in 'Jeopardy'

Sharpton: Trump’s Tweet About Kavanaugh Accuser Put Confirmation in 'Jeopardy'

Friday on MSNBC’s “Deadline,” network host Al Sharptonsaid President Donald Trump‘s tweet about Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser Christine Blasey Ford has put the nomination in “jeopardy.” Sharpton said, “To come with the weight of the presidency, where he is clearly castigating this Dr.

Leahy: GOP's Rush on Kavanaugh 'Makes You Wonder What Else Are They Trying to Hide'

Leahy: GOP's Rush on Kavanaugh 'Makes You Wonder What Else Are They Trying to Hide'

Thursday on CNN’s “Wolf,” Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) said Republicans in the Senate rushing through the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh in light of the sexual misconduct accusations by Professor Christine Blasey Ford “makes you wonder what else are they trying to hide.

Dan Rather: Kavanaugh Nomination Is Hanging by a 'Rope'

Dan Rather: Kavanaugh Nomination Is Hanging by a 'Rope'

Monday onCNN’s “Cuomo Primetime,” former CBS’s “Evening News” anchor Dan Rather said the sexual assault allegation made against Supreme Court associate justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh meant his nomination was hanging by a “rope.

Durbin: Obama Had 8 Years Without a Major Scandal

Durbin: Obama Had 8 Years Without a Major Scandal

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,”Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) claimed former President Barack Obama went eight years in office “without a major scandal.” Partial transcript as follows: TODD: What concerns you more, that there’s an unelected cabal or the reports that come out from these anonymous sources.

DNC Chair Perez: 'Democracy Is on the Ballot' in November

DNC Chair Perez: 'Democracy Is on the Ballot' in November

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Democratic National Committee chairman Tom Perez said democracy was “on the ballot” in the upcoming midterm elections. Perez said, “People’s healthcare is on the ballot.

Sasse: I Think About Leaving the GOP 'Every Morning When I Wake Up'

Sasse: I Think About Leaving the GOP 'Every Morning When I Wake Up'

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) said he thinks about leaving the Republican Party “every morning.” Sasse said, “Iprobably think about it every morning when I wake up and I figure out, ‘Why am I flying out of Nebraska to go to D.C.

Joy Behar: Trump 'Loves Himself More Than the Country'

Joy Behar: Trump 'Loves Himself More Than the Country'

Tuesday on ABC’s “The View,” Joy Behar argued President Donald Trump loved “himself more than the country.” Behar said, “The people gathered for [Sen. John McCain’s] funeral — they sang ‘God Bless America.

Durbin Calls on Kavanaugh to Release All Documents, 'Suspend' His Nomination

Durbin Calls on Kavanaugh to Release All Documents, 'Suspend' His Nomination

Tuesday at Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing for the Supreme Court associate justice, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) called onKavanaugh to “suspend” his own nomination. Durbin said, “I’m going to make a suggestionto you today and it won’t bepopular on the other side of theaisle.

Lindsey Graham Defends Meghan McCain -- 'She's grieving'

Lindsey Graham Defends Meghan McCain -- 'She's grieving'

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) defended the remarks ofMeghan McCain at her father Sen. John McCain’s (R-AZ) funeral. When asked about Meghan McCain’s swipes at President Donald Trump, Graham said, “If you say something bad about Meghan’s father, you will know it, she didn’t like it.

Kasich: Family Separation at the Border 'Is Not an American Value'

Kasich: Family Separation at the Border 'Is Not an American Value'

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) declared President Donald Trump’s immigration policies did not represent “American values.” Kasich said, “We have a leader who is either unable or unwilling to unite the country.

AFL-CIO's Trumka: Trump 'Has Done More to Hurt Workers Than to Help Workers'

AFL-CIO's Trumka: Trump 'Has Done More to Hurt Workers Than to Help Workers'

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” AFL-CIOchief Richard Trumka said President Donald Trump has “hurt workers.” On Trump’s performance for workers, Trumka said, “Unfortunately, to date, the things that he has done to hurt workers outpace what he’s done to help workers.

Dem Rep Lieu: Trump Is ‘Scared' of What's in the Steele Dossier

Dem Rep Lieu: Trump Is ‘Scared' of What's in the Steele Dossier

Friday onCNN’s “The Situation Room,” Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) said President Donald Trump was “scared of what’s in the dossier” compiled byformer MI6 officer Christopher Steele. Lieu said, “We know that with the FISA application, the relevant parts of Christopher Steele’s dossier were corroborated.

Rick Scott: Bill Nelson Is a Pelosi, Schumer Puppet

Rick Scott: Bill Nelson Is a Pelosi, Schumer Puppet

Friday on Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,”U.S. senatorial candidate Gov. Rick Scott (R-FL) said his opponent Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) wasa “puppet” of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA).

John Kasich: In Politics, 'You Can't Root for Your Own Team' Come 'Hell or High Water'

John Kasich: In Politics, 'You Can't Root for Your Own Team' Come 'Hell or High Water'

Monday on MSNBC’s “Live,” Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) said to avoid the tribalism in politics, one couldn’t “root for your own team”in every circumstance. Discussing Sen. John McCain’s (R-AZ) bipartisan legacy, Kasich said, “John was a guy who fought really, really hard, but at the end it never was personal.

GOP Rep Walker: Time for Jeff Sessions to 'Transition'

GOP Rep Walker: Time for Jeff Sessions to 'Transition'

Friday on Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” Rep. Mark Walker (R-NC) said it wastime for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to “transition” from his current position in the Trump administration.

Al Sharpton: Trump Using 'Neo-Nazi Propaganda,' 'In Bed' with David Duke

Al Sharpton: Trump Using 'Neo-Nazi Propaganda,' 'In Bed' with David Duke

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Live,” network Sunday Al Sharpton reacted to President Donald Trump’s tweets about South Africa. Sharpton said, “I think he’s doing what he does often in these United States, and that is, he’s trying to distract from this cloud that he’s now clearly under with the Manafort convictions and with Michael Cohen taking a plea.

Reiner: My Gut Instinct Is Trump Won't 'Make it Through His First Term'

Reiner: My Gut Instinct Is Trump Won't 'Make it Through His First Term'

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Hardball,” actor and director Rob Reiner reacted to President Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen pleading guilty to campaign contribution violations and fraud, and Trump’s one-time campaign chairman Paul Manafort being found guilty of felony tax fraud.

Schumer Calls for Delaying Kavanaugh Hearings in Light of Cohen Guilty Plea

Schumer Calls for Delaying Kavanaugh Hearings in Light of Cohen Guilty Plea

Wednesdayon the Senate floor, Minority Leader Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) said in light ofTuesday’sguilty plea by the president’s former attorney, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court should be delayed.

Omarosa: 'This Is the Beginning of the End for Donald Trump'

Omarosa: 'This Is the Beginning of the End for Donald Trump'

Tuesdayon MSNBC’s “Hardball,” former White House staffer and “Apprentice” contestant Omarosa Manigault Newman reacted to President Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen pleading guilty to campaign contribution violations and fraud.

CNN's Stelter: Trump's 'Fan Base' Believes 'Truth Isn't Truth Anymore'

CNN's Stelter: Trump's 'Fan Base' Believes 'Truth Isn't Truth Anymore'

Monday on CNN the host of “Reliable Sources,” Brian Stelter said President Donald Trump’s “fan base” did not believe the truth was “truth anymore.” Stelter was discussing Rudy Giuliani,a member of President Donald Trump’s legal team saying “truth isn’t truth,” on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Sunday.

Ralph Peters: Trump Supporters Are 'Couch Potato Anarchists'

Ralph Peters: Trump Supporters Are 'Couch Potato Anarchists'

Sunday on CNN’s “Reliable Sources,” retired Army Lt. Col. Ralph Peters said President Donald Trump’s supporters were “couch potato anarchists.” Peters said, “I left Fox because as a former military officer who took an oath to the Constitution, I could not be part of a channel that to me was assaulting the Constitution, the constitutional order, the rule of law.

Ralph Peters: Trump 'Distinctly Un-American,' President, 'Enthralled to a Foreign Power'

Ralph Peters: Trump 'Distinctly Un-American,' President, 'Enthralled to a Foreign Power'

Sunday on CNN’s “Reliable Sources,” retired Army Lt. Col. Ralph Peters said President Donald Trump was an “un-American president.” Peter said, “I believe, as a former Russia analyst for most of my career, and having worked directly with Russian intelligence services, I am convinced that the president of the United States is enthralled to Vladimir Putin.

Twitter's Dorsey: 'I Fully Admit' My Bias 'Is More Left-Leaning'

Twitter's Dorsey: 'I Fully Admit' My Bias 'Is More Left-Leaning'

Sunday during an interview with CNN’s “Reliable Sources” host Brian Stelter, Twitter CEOJack Dorsey said hisbias was “more left-leaning.” Dorsey said, “We need to constantly show that we are not adding our own bias, which I fully admit is left, is more left-leaning.

Twitter's Dorsey: 'We Are Not' Discriminating Against Any Political Viewpoint

Twitter's Dorsey: 'We Are Not' Discriminating Against Any Political Viewpoint

Sunday during an interview with CNN’s “Reliable Sources” host Brian Stelter, Twitter CEOJack Dorsey said his company does notdiscriminate against any political viewpoint. When asked about so-called “shadow-banning,” Dorsey said, “I think the real question behind the question is, are we doing something according to political ideology or viewpoints? We are not.

Rudy Giuliani Battles Chuck Todd --- 'Truth Isn’t Truth'

Rudy Giuliani Battles Chuck Todd --- 'Truth Isn’t Truth'

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani,a member of President Donald Trump’s legal team, battled host Chuck Todd over “truth.” Giuliani said, “I’m not going to be rushed into having him testify so that he gets trapped into perjury.

Omarosa: Trump 'Wants to Start a Race War in This Country'

Omarosa: Trump 'Wants to Start a Race War in This Country'

Sunday on MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation With Al Sharpton,” former White House staffer and “Apprentice” contestant Omarosa Manigault Newman claimed President Donald Trumpwanted to start a “race war.” Manigault Newman said, “Every single time he had some type of issue with the community, I was there.

Scaramucci to Trump: Do Not Go 'Overboard' on Revoking Security Clearances --- 'Be Cool'

Scaramucci to Trump: Do Not Go 'Overboard' on Revoking Security Clearances --- 'Be Cool'

Friday on Fox News Channel’s “Outnumbered Overtime,” former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci warned President Donald Trump to not go “overboard” on revoking security clearances. Scaramucci said, “I understand the president is so upset, and I do believe that he gets exonerated by the Mueller report.

Omarosa: Trump 'Has Some Serious Mental Impairment'

Omarosa: Trump 'Has Some Serious Mental Impairment'

Monday onMSNBC’s “Live,”former White House staffer and “Apprentice” contestant Omarosa Manigault Newman said President Donald Trump “has some serious mental impairment.” On president Donald Trump critical tweet about her,Manigault Newman said, “I think it’s sad with all of the things going on in the country that he would take time out to insult me and to insult my intelligence.

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