Thursday, April 18, 2019

MixedTimes - Trent Baker

Brzezinski on Buttigieg: 'He Exposed Hate with Love'

Brzezinski on Buttigieg: 'He Exposed Hate with Love'

Wednesday, MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” gushed over 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg and his handling of protesters at an Iowa rally the night before. Both host Mika Brzezinski and former President George W.

Buttigieg: Pence Uses Religious Beliefs as 'an Excuse to Harm' Others

Buttigieg: Pence Uses Religious Beliefs as 'an Excuse to Harm' Others

During Tuesday’s CNN broadcast of “New Day,”South Bend, IN Mayor Pete Buttigieg reacted to Vice President Mike Pence saying in an interview Friday that the 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful has an issue with him using the First Amendment to speak

Swalwell: Trump Acts on 'Behalf' of Russia

Swalwell: Trump Acts on 'Behalf' of Russia

Representative Eric Swalwell (D-CA) on Thursday’s “Morning Joe” on MSNBC weighed in on FBI special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, which Swalwell maintained does not exonerate President Donald Trump of working with Russia.

Hirono: 'Astounding' Barr Would Use 'Highly-Charged Word Like Spying'

Hirono: 'Astounding' Barr Would Use 'Highly-Charged Word Like Spying'

Senator Mazie Hirono (D-HI) on Thursday reacted to Attorney General Bill Barr saying he believed the Obama administration spied on President Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign. Hirono said on CNN’s “New Day” that it is “astounding” to her that Barr

Brzezinski on Trump Family Separation Remarks: 'He's Lying Again'

Brzezinski on Trump Family Separation Remarks: 'He's Lying Again'

During Wednesday’s broadcast of “Morning Joe” on MSNBC, co-host Mika Brzezinski reacted to President Donald Trump saying he would not restart family separation of illegal immigrants. Brzezinski said Trump was “lying again to the American people” by claiming family separation

Priebus: Dems Handing 2020 Over to Trump 'on a Silver Platter'

Priebus: Dems Handing 2020 Over to Trump 'on a Silver Platter'

During a Sundayinterviewon New York AM 970 radio’s “The Cats Roundtable,”former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus weighed in on the 2020 presidential election, sayingPresident Donald Trumpis “actually in very good shape right now.

Dem Sen. Bennet 'Very Inclined' to run for President

Dem Sen. Bennet 'Very Inclined' to run for President

The already large list of 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls could be adding yet another name. Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO) hinted at a potential run Thursday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.

Biden: 'White Man's Culture' Has 'Got to Change'

Biden: 'White Man's Culture' Has 'Got to Change'

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday called for a change among “white man’s culture” when it comes to sexual assault. Biden lamented his role in Anita Hill’s Supreme Court confirmation hearings.

Papadopoulos: Lawyers Are Requesting Pardon -- 'I Would Honorably Accept'

Papadopoulos: Lawyers Are Requesting Pardon -- 'I Would Honorably Accept'

During Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “New Day,” President Donald Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos revealed his lawyers are requesting a pardon to clear up some of “disinformation and misunderstanding” about him after he was sentenced to 14 days in prison

Trump Says He's Working with Democrats on Infrastructure

Trump Says He's Working with Democrats on Infrastructure

During a sit-down interview with Fox Business Network’s “Mornings” host Maria Bartiromo, President Donald Trump revealed that he was working with Democrats on infrastructure. Trump told Bartiromo that he believes he and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) “agree” on the

Brzezinski: Republicans Are Telling Me They Will Support Buttigieg

Brzezinski: Republicans Are Telling Me They Will Support Buttigieg

During Thursday’s MSNBC broadcast of “Morning Joe,” co-host Mika Brzezinski discussed 2020 Democrat presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg’s chances. Brzezinski said after having Buttigieg on the show, a handful of Republicans told her he had their support.

MSNBC's Hunt on Nunes Twitter Suit: Twitter's 'Debunked’ Idea It Silences Conservatives

MSNBC's Hunt on Nunes Twitter Suit: Twitter's 'Debunked’ Idea It Silences Conservatives

Tuesday on MSNBC, network commentator Kasie Hunt reacted to Rep. Devin Nunes’ (R-CA) defamation lawsuit against Twitter for “shadow-banning” conservatives, including Nunes. According to Hunt, Twitter has “widely debunked” the idea that Twitter is silencing conservatives by making their posts practically invisible to others.

'Morning Joe' on Trump's 'Abhorrent' McCain Tweets: 'He Is Not Well'

'Morning Joe' on Trump's 'Abhorrent' McCain Tweets: 'He Is Not Well'

Monday, MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” responded to President Donald Trump’s tweets over the weekend that slammed deceased Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), saying the president is “not well” for criticizing the former senator for his role in passing on the Steele dossier to the FBI and the media.

Klobuchar: 'We Need Universal Healthcare in This Country'

Klobuchar: 'We Need Universal Healthcare in This Country'

While speaking to a crowd in Cedar Rapids, IA, 2020 presidential hopeful Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) called for “universal healthcare” in the United States, saying she wanted the public option system that former President Barack Obama sought in the past but failed to get Congress to pass it as a part of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.

Schultz Warns the U.S. Could 'End Up with Socialism' if a Dem Wins 2020

Schultz Warns the U.S. Could 'End Up with Socialism' if a Dem Wins 2020

Possible independent 2020 presidential hopeful Howard Schultz cautioned the nation against electing another Democrat with how far the party continues to shift to the left. The former Starbucks CEO voiced his concern Thursday on with President Donald Trump and opined the country could not handle six more years of him as president but said electing Democratswould result in “socialism in America.

Watch: Hickenlooper Dodges Question About Being a Capitalist, If Capitalism Works

Watch: Hickenlooper Dodges Question About Being a Capitalist, If Capitalism Works

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper (D), who recently added his name to the large list of Democratic presidential hopefuls, appeared on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” Host Joe Scarborough asked the former businessman if he had concerns about the rise of socialism within the Democrat Party, which Hickenlooper said he is proud of the “big tent” that is the Democrat Party that does not require labels.

Hoyer on 2020: Joe Biden 'a Very Viable Candidate'

Hoyer on 2020: Joe Biden 'a Very Viable Candidate'

Thursday on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” House Majority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) voiced his support for former Vice President Joe Biden in 2020. Host Joe Kernen asked the Maryland congressman if Biden is a “viable candidate at this point,” to which Hoyer responded the former vice president is a “very viable candidate.

Klobuchar: ‘I'm Not a Socialist -- I'm a Democrat’

Klobuchar: ‘I'm Not a Socialist -- I'm a Democrat’

Tuesday, 2020 presidential hopeful Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) distanced herself from fellow 2020 presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), saying unlike him, she is not a socialist.

Scalise on House Gun Control Vote: Dems Don't Want to Hear Both Sides

Scalise on House Gun Control Vote: Dems Don't Want to Hear Both Sides

Representative Steve Scalise (R-LA) in a Tuesday appearance on “Fox & Friends” voiced his displeasure with being blocked from testifying as a witness in a forthcoming hearing on gun violence, despite having been involved in an incident with guns himself at a congressional baseball practice.

Charles Barkley: Jussie Smollett Should've Gone to Liam Neeson's Neighborhood

Charles Barkley: Jussie Smollett Should've Gone to Liam Neeson's Neighborhood

Thursday on TNT’s “Inside the NBA,” NBA legend and analyst Charles Barkley took a shot at “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett over his alleged fake hate crime against himself and actor Liam Neeson, who revealed this month he intended to kill a black man after he learned a friend was raped by one.

GOP Rep. King: Working Dems Most Hurt by Amazon Pulling Out of NYC

GOP Rep. King: Working Dems Most Hurt by Amazon Pulling Out of NYC

Representative Peter King (R-NY) discussed Friday on Fox Business Network’s “Mornings with Maria” Amazon’s decision to not build its second headquarters in New York City, which was applauded by many Democrats, including Rep.

Sarah Sanders: 'Rest Assured' Trump Will 'Deliver' on the Wall

Sarah Sanders: 'Rest Assured' Trump Will 'Deliver' on the Wall

Wednesday, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders commented onthe border deal reached by the conference committee to avoid another partial government shutdown. Although Sanders said President Donald Trump will want to look at the full package before committing to signing the deal, she guaranteed the president will “deliver” on his promise of a border wall.

Filmmaker Spike Lee: Christopher Columbus Was a 'Terrorist'

Filmmaker Spike Lee: Christopher Columbus Was a 'Terrorist'

During a Wednesday appearance on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” discussing his film “BlacKkKlansman,” director Spike Lee called Christopher Columbus a “terrorist.” Lee lamented the fact he was not told that George Washington owned slaves and that Columbus’ history is not taught in schools.

Dem Rep. Lowey: We Didn't Call Hannity, Coulter or Drudge Before Making the Border Deal

Dem Rep. Lowey: We Didn't Call Hannity, Coulter or Drudge Before Making the Border Deal

Tuesday, House Appropriations Committee chairwoman Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY) defiantly dismissed criticism from some conservatives when she said she and her fellow congressional conferees did not talk to Fox News’ Sean Hannity, conservative talker Ann Coulter or Drudge Report’s Matt Drudge before striking the$1.3 billion deal for border security.

Gidley Slams New House Investigations -- 'Absolutely Pointless,' 'No Merit'

Gidley Slams New House Investigations -- 'Absolutely Pointless,' 'No Merit'

Deputy White House press secretary Hogan Gidley pushed back Friday on the Democrat-controlled House launching investigations into President Donald Trump. Gidley slammedHouse Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) over the “pointless” investigations he has launched that have “no merit.

Dem Rep. Garamendi: Bernie Won't Be a 2020 Player

Dem Rep. Garamendi: Bernie Won't Be a 2020 Player

Do not expect Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) to be a major player in the 2020 presidential race, that is according to Rep. John Garamendi (D-CA). Garamendi made declaration Wednesday during a Fox News Channel appearance.

Sharpton: Trump's 'Bizarre' -- 'This Man Has Lost It'

Sharpton: Trump's 'Bizarre' -- 'This Man Has Lost It'

Friday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” network host Al Sharpton discussed President Donald Trump’s behavior, saying he thinks the president has “deteriorated” and is now “bizarre.” “Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough noted Sharpton and Trump knew each other well before Trump’s presidency and asked if he still recognizes him.

2020 Dem Hopeful Buttigieg: 'We've Got to Get Out of Afghanistan'

2020 Dem Hopeful Buttigieg: 'We've Got to Get Out of Afghanistan'

Pete Buttigieg, the Democrat Fort Bend, IN, mayor who announced a 2020 presidential exploratory committee sounded off on Thursday’s CBS “This Morning” on President Donald Trump potentially pulling troops out ofAfghanistan.

CNN's Mudd: AG Nominee Barr 'Is Going to Crush' the Trump Admin

CNN's Mudd: AG Nominee Barr 'Is Going to Crush' the Trump Admin

CNN analyst and former CIA official Philip Mudd on Friday predicted that if Attorney General nominee William Barr becomes theleader of the Department of Justice, he is going to “crush” the President Donald Trump administration.

Dean: 'It's Time the Young People Take Over' the Democrat Party

Dean: 'It's Time the Young People Take Over' the Democrat Party

While discussing the 2020presidential race,former Gov. Howard Dean (D-VT) called on the Democrat Party’s “young people” to take over. Dean noted on CNN’s “New Day” how “incredibly good” the younger candidates are on social media.

CNN's Stelter: Is the Public 'Ill-Served' if the Media Don't Talk About Russia More?

CNN's Stelter: Is the Public 'Ill-Served' if the Media Don't Talk About Russia More?

Sunday on CNN’s “Reliable Sources,” host Brian Stelter questioned if American citizens are “ill-served” by the media not constantly harping on the ongoing Russia“drama.” “I was watching ‘Good Morning America’ this weekend, and both mornings they led with snowstorms and scares at malls and other stories, and not [Russia],” Stelter told Carl Bernstein.

Scarborough: 'Delusional’ for Trump to Say the Country Wants the Wall

Scarborough: 'Delusional’ for Trump to Say the Country Wants the Wall

Friday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” host Joe Scarborough reacted to President Donald Trump touting the support for theborder security wall amid the ongoing partial government shutdown. Scarborough said Trump’s remarks were “delusional,” arguing his wall “is less popular than it’s ever been.

Nancy Pelosi Won't Rule Out Indictment, Impeachment of Trump

Nancy Pelosi Won't Rule Out Indictment, Impeachment of Trump

Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), the likely next speaker of the House, sat down for an interview with Savannah Guthrie of NBC News’ “Today.” Guthrie asked Pelosi if she is willing to rule out impeachment once the new Congress takes over.

Dem Rep. Ryan: 'China Is Overtaking Us in Every Way,' 'We Are Falling Behind'

Dem Rep. Ryan: 'China Is Overtaking Us in Every Way,' 'We Are Falling Behind'

Wednesday on syndicated radio’s “Hugh Hewitt Show,” Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH) warned that the United States of America is “falling behind China.” According to Ryan, China is “locking down long-term deals in Africa for raw materials,” trying to take over manufacturing in the world and investing billions in artificial intelligence.

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