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NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” began the end of its 2018-2019 season with yet another performance of Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump. Baldwin’s Donald Trump, Cecily Strong’s Melania Trump, Beck Bennett’s Mike Pence and Aidy Bryant’s Sarah Sanders performed a rendition of
On Wednesday, the day after the Alabama State Senate passed one of the nation’s strictest abortion bans, Alabama Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth defended the legislation, despite the sudden onslaught of national media criticism.
The Alabama State Senate has passed what would be the nation's strictest abortion laws should it be signed by Republican Gov. Kay Ivey.
Monday on CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360,” Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), a candidate for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, reacted to former Vice President Joe Biden’s candidacy for the 2020 Democratic nod, as well.
Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” host Joe Scarborough took a jab at President Donald Trump by saying his lack of a poker face showed that he was “really scared” of former Vice President Joe Biden, who is now a candidate
On a recent episode of PBS’s “Firing Line,” conservative commentator Ann Coulter, author of “Resistance Is Futile!,” said she would vote for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) for president if he reverted back to his once-held position on immigration.
Friday on Fox News Channel’s “The Ingraham Angle,” Harvard University law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz reiterated his position that there was no actionable obstruction of justice committed by President Donald Trump based on the findings of special counsel Robert Mueller’s
In an interview that aired on Sunday’s “MediaBuzz” on the Fox News Channel, law professor Alan Dershowitz argued the Mueller team got the law wrong on whether or not President Donald Trump could be charged with obstruction of justice.
Saturday during the “Opening Statement” segment of “Justice” on the Fox News Channel, host Jeanine Pirro criticized Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller for including the statement that his report did not exonerate President Donald Trump of obstructing justice.
On a recent episode of “Democracy Now!” MIT professor emeritus and avowed left-wing political theorist Noam Chomsky said in the fallout of the Mueller report, Democrats “handed” a huge gift to President Donald Trump by putting a heavy focus on
Thursday on CNN's "Outfront," American Urban Radio Networks White House correspondent April Ryan called White House press secretary Sarah Sanders for what Sanders called a "slip of the tongue.
Friday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” co-hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski, along with network contributor John Heilemann, evaluated the politics of yesterday’s Mueller Report release and what that meant for not just congressional Democrats but 2020 Democratic Party presidential hopefuls
Monday on his prime time Fox News Channel program, Tucker Carlson criticized the media and some Democrats on how they handled the blowback from Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) remarks regarding the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Saturday on Fox News Channel’s “Justice,” host Jeanine Pirro contended “the chickens have come home to roost,” referring to the left and the media reaction to Attorney General William Barr’s claim before the House Appropriations Committee last week that the
Thursday in an appearance on Huntsville, AL radio’s WVNN, Rep. Robert Aderholt (R-AL) explained why his outlook on the 2020election was improving, especially as Democratic Party candidates and elected officials were espousing points of view outside the American mainstream.
Thursday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” host Joe Scarborough spoke out against Rep. Dan Crenshaw’s (R-TX) reaction to remarks from his colleague Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) regarding the September 11, 2001 terror attacks.
Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson dismissed the media’s rejection of Attorney General William Barr’s statement the Obama administration spied on the 2016Trump presidential campaign.
Tuesday at the top of her primetime MSNBC program, host Rachel Maddow argued that legal maneuvering by Attorney General William Barr not to offer Congress an unredacted copy of the Mueller Report could force congressional Democrats to seek impeachment of
Wednesday on talker Hugh Hewitt’s nationally syndicated radio show,National Security Advisor John Bolton addressed the problems the United States is facing around the globe, including in its backyard in South America with Venezuela.
Friday on his show’s opening monologue, Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson observed that much of what some the 2020Democratic Party presidential hopefuls were saying didn’t necessarily comport with reality.
Thursday during a Fox News Channel’s event, former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, a potential independent candidate for president in 2020, offered his thoughts on immigration and border security when asked how he would deal with the two political parties in
Tuesday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight, ” Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) elaborated on his effort to scrutinize the Southern Poverty Law Center, part of which involves the Internal Revenue Service reviewing the group’s tax-exempt status.
This weekend’s broadcast of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” took aim at the controversy surrounding FOX’s “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett, who alleged an act late one night in Chicago.
Thursday on Fox Business Network’s “Mornings with Maria,” Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), the ranking Republican member of the House Intelligence Committee, predicted by the end of next week he would submit criminal referrals for what he deemed to be a
Wednesday on Fox Business Network’s “Varney & Company,” Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna McDaniel doubled down on her call for Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) to resign his post as chairman of the House Intelligence Committee.
Monday on MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show,” host Rachel Maddow expressed her dissatisfaction with Attorney General William Barr’s letter to Congress summarizing the report of thefindings from Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe.
Monday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” former NBC’s “Nightly News” anchor Tom Brokaw suggested that most of the American public will see headlines advertising the results of the Mueller report, which was no collusion and move on from charges that he
Sunday on MSNBC following the release of a letter from Attorney General William Barr to Congress regarding the findings of Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller probe to Congress, Rep.
Sunday on Fox News Channel following the release of a letter from Attorney General William Barr to Congress about the findings of Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election, Harvard
Saturday on a special afternoon edition of MSNBC’s “AM Joy,” MSNBC contributor Malcolm Nance did not appear swayed by the lack of indictments to come from Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe, which concluded on Friday with the
Saturday on MSNBC's "AM Joy," Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) offered his thoughts on the completion of Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller's report, which was submitted to Attorney General William Barr a day earlier.
Friday on MSNBC’s “The 11th Hour,” presidential historian Jon Meacham argued the contents of the report filed by Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller to Attorney General William Barr earlier in the day were so profound that they would
Friday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson reacted to reports that Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller was submitting his the probe’s report to Attorney General William Barr, which signified the conclusion of the probe’s
Earlier this month during a discussion with Marvin Kalb at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Ted Koppel, the former ABC’s “Nightline,” acknowledged the media were out to get President Donald Trump, saying Trump wasn’t “mistaken” in holding the belief.
Monday on Fox News Channel’s “The Ingraham Angle,” HUD Secretary Ben Carson reacted to attacks on President Donald Trump proclaiming he is racist, especially in the wake of last week’s mass shooting in New Zealand.
Sunday on CNN’s “Reliable Sources,” former “CBS Evening News” anchor Dan Rather discussed President Donald Trump’s ability to use all types of media in promoting his administration’s message.
Saturday on MSNBC’s “AM Joy,” Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) participated in a segment featuring a discussion about reparations for the enslavement of those of African descent in American.
Saturday on Fox News Channel’s “Cavuto Live,” Rep. Al Green (D-TX) reiterated his call for President Donald Trump’s impeachment. When pressed by Cavuto about the legality, which Cavuto said lawyershad told him Green’s call was without merit, Green insisted it was and cited actions by Congress to strip his colleague Rep.
Friday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio discussed his possible 2020 presidential aspirations. De Blasio told co-host Willie Geist that he wasn’t ruling it out, but added that his primary objective was to influence economic policies.
Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson went on the offensive against Media Matters for America president Angelo Carusone, who Carlson labeled an “enthusiasticbigot” for once running what he called a “racist blog.
Tuesday on CNN’s “New Day,” Rep. John Yarmuth (D-KY) predicted that despite House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) comments that impeachment of President Donald Trump “wasn’t worth it,” various House committees are already exploring the impeachment option given their hearing and investigations.
Sunday during a town hall event broadcasted on CNN, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), a candidate for the 2020Democratic presidential nomination, would not take the opportunity to call Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad a “war criminal,” citing the need for more evidence.
On this weekend’s broadcast of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live,” the show dedicated its cold open to ridiculing “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King‘s interview with embattled music artist R.
Tuesday on Fox Business Network’s “Cavuto: Coast to Coast,” economist and Hoover Institution senior fellow Thomas Sowell offered his thoughts on what appears to a comeback for the popularity of socialism in the United States.
Tuesday on MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” former CIA Director John Brennan, who is also an MSNBC contributor, said he “wouldn’t be surprised” if more indictments were to come out of the Department of Justice probe headed up by former FBI Director Robert Mueller on Friday.
Monday on Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) likened House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff’s (D-CA) efforts to investigate President Donald Trump and his 2016 campaign to that of former Sen.
Thursday on CNN’s “New Day,” Rep. Rashida Tlaib(D-MI) defended her use of the term “prop” to describe her colleague Rep. Mark Meadows’ (R-NC) guest and Trump administration official Lynne Patton.
Wednesday on his nationally syndicated radio show, conservative talker Mark Levin set his sights on an ongoing situation in Israel involving the nation’s attorney generalAvichai Mandelblit, who reportedly will announce his effort to charge the nation’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu.
Monday on MSNBC’s “All In,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), a candidate for the 2020Democratic presidential nomination, appeared to have backtracked on a campaign pledge not to accept money from big donors like lobbyists or political action committees established by corporations.
Friday on HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher and his panel, which included former interim DNC Chair Donna Brazile, so-called GOP strategist Rick Wilson, Bernard-Henri Lévy and former Sen.
Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) was asked for his position on the so-called Green New Deal, which is a piece of legislation that would remake the nation’s economy with a goal of curbing the threat of anthropogenic climate change.
Tuesday on Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” Rep. Tom McClintock (R-CA) was asked about the possibility of former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein being called to testify before Congress given the allegations Rosenstein and others in the Department of Justice sought to invoke the 25th Amendment to have President Donald Trump removed from office.
Monday on Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) sounded off on former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s claim Justice Department officials considered using the 25th Amendment to remove President Donald Trump from office in 2017.
Friday during an appearance in the Rose Garden, President DonaldTrump reacted to a reporter’s question asking if he was influenced by some conservative media opinionmakers in setting policy.
Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” former Harvard constitutional law professor Alan Dershowitz reacted to former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s claim there were those inside the Departmentof Justice contemplating invoking the 25th Amendment to remove Donald Trump from the presidency.
On Wednesdaybroadcast of Hugh Hewitt’s nationally syndicated radio show, MSNBC host Stephanie Ruhle weighed in on the possibility former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg running for president.
In a takeoff of “Charlie’s Angels,” NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” celebrated female Democratic congressional members in it’s “Women of Congress” sketch. The sketch comes on the heels of female Democrats wearing white to last week’s State of the Union address given to a joint session of Congress by President Donald Trump.
Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” Rep. Kevin Brady (R-CA), the ranking Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee, discussed Democrats using congressional power to obtain President Donald Trump tax returns from previous years.
Wednesday on CNN’s “OutFront,” Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) dismissed President Donald Trump’s remarks stating that he wanted more legal immigration to the United States. The Oregon Democrat said he didn’t believe Trump was sincere and added that the president had criminalized asylum, which in turn has created a humanitarian crisis.
In an appearance on Fox News Channel’s “Hannity” following President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) offered an analysis of his Democratic congressional colleagues reaction to President Donald Trump denunciation of socialism.
Monday on Fox News Channel’s “The Story,” Sens. John Kennedy (R-LA) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) discussed their efforts to regulate Facebook and other social media platforms, which are now playing a larger role in Americans’ every day lives.
In an appearance to promote his book “Let Me Finish” on Monday’s broadcast of radio’s “The Hugh Hewitt Show,” former Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) dismissed the notion that President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign “Access Hollywood” tape controversy, also known as “Billy Bush weekend,” was worse than the scandal currently facing Gov.
On Saturday’s broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “Justice,” host Jeanine Pirro led off her show with an “Opening Statement” segment aimed at Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA), criticizing him for his remarks on abortion and his apparent medical school yearbook photo in either blackface or a Klan robe.
Saturday on MSNBC’s “AM Joy,” former HUD Secretary Julian Castro, a candidate for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, said the best thing for Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) to do in the wake of his Klan robe and blackface yearbook controversy is to resign his post.
In an interview with CNBC’s John Harwood posted to his outlet’s website on Friday, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) discussed the possibility of President Donald Trump’s impeachment. Waters said Trump’s dealings withDeutsche Bank warranted more scrutiny, which will highlight a joint congressional committee investigation planned with House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep.
On Thursday's "Fox News @ Night," host Shannon Bream asked White House spokeswoman Kellyanne Conway to react to remarks made by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi earlier in the day regarding President Donald Trump's relationship with the intelligence community.
On his Thursday broadcast, conservative talker Rush Limbaugh reacted to comments made by Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) regarding late-term abortions, which he said signaled the left’s view on the value of life.
On Wednesday broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) predicted the much-ballyhooed border wall on the U.S.-Mexico border would ultimately get built. Graham explained how the Trump administration arrived at the $5.7 billion price tag, noting it was in specific locations where the wall was needed.
Monday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson opined about Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller and the extraordinary use of force to arrest Roger Stone, who was a focus of his probe.
Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” former “NBC Nightly News” anchor Tom Brokaw offered theories on as to why Republicans tend to be against immigration from Latin America.
Saturday on Fox News Channel’s “America’s News HQ,” Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) defended the deal President Donald Trump had announced to reopen the federal government on Friday.
Early Friday, CNN cameras were on hand to capture the FBI raid and arrest of political operative Roger Stone, who was charged by the Robert Mueller’s Justice Department special counsel probe and indicted by a grand jury on seven counts, which include obstruction, false statements and witness tampering.
In an appearance on Tuesday’s broadcast of “Fox & Friends” on the Fox News Channel, Jill Hamlin, amother who chaperoned Covington Catholic students during their trip to Washington, DC, offered her perspective of the confrontation with Native American activists.
On this week’s broadcast of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live,” during the show’s “Weekend Update” segment, Kate McKinnon reprised her role as Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), who recently announced she was forming an exploratory committee to run for president in 2020.
On this weekend’s “Saturday Night Live” on NBC, Alec Baldwin returned as President Donald Trump in the show’s cold open for the“Deal or No Deal: Government Shutdown Edition” sketch that also featured the return of show cast member Pete Davidson.
During Saturday’s broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “Justice,” host Jeanine Pirro hammered House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in her show’s “Opening Monologue” segment. Pirro suggested that Pelosi and other congressional Democrats cared more about illegal immigrants than Americans and called her a “hypocrite” and a “political operative.
Friday, House Republican communication staffers were told not to use official U.S. House of Representatives accounts to promote the pro-life March for Life currently underway in Washington, D.C.
Friday on NBC’s “Today Show,” NBC and MSNBC host Chuck Todd boasted about the significance of a Buzzfeed story reporting President Donald Trump directed his then-legal counsel Michael Cohen to lie about a real estate project in Russia.
In an appearance on Tuesday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Vice News Tonight,” conservative columnist Ann Coulter acknowledged she did not see President Donald Trump succumbing to the wishes of “Manhattan elites,” as is it has seemed to many during the first two years of his presidency.
Saturday on Fox News Channel's "Justice," President Donald Trump blamed congressionalDemocrats for the current shutdown based on their opposition to a U.S.-Mexico border wall.
In an appearance on Birmingham, AL radio Talk 99.5’s “Matt & Aunie Show” on Wednesday, Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) offered his thoughts on his new congressional colleague, Rep.
On this weekend’s broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “Justice,” host Jeanine Pirro criticized Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), the freshman congresswoman who said during her remarks at an event the new Democrat-controlled Congress would “go in and impeach the motherfucker,” apparently referring to President Donald Trump.
Friday on Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) criticizedHouseDemocratsfor theirrefusals tonegotiatewithPresidentDonald Trump and SenateRepublicans onfunding for a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border. Blackburn noted that the $5 billion requested by Trump was one-tenth of 1 percent of the budget.
Once again this season, actor and chronic Trump critic Robert De Niro appeared on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” as Department of Justice special prosecutor Robert Mueller in the show’s cold open.
On Saturday's broadcast of NBC's "Saturday Night Live," host Jeanine Pirro criticized the Department of Justice special counsel probe headed by Robert Mueller
Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson argued the deals reached by Amazon to locate in New York City and Northern Virginia, two Democratic Party-controlled regions of the country, was indicative of Democrats and ties to corporate power.
Tuesday on his nationally syndicated radio, conservative talker Mark Levin criticized House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) for dismissing President Donald Trump’s claim in an interview with Axios that he could end the immigration policy of birthright citizenship through an executive order.
Monday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” the Hoover Institution’s Victor Davis Hanson weighed in on the effort to weaponize tragedy through the politicization of tragedy.
Friday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” conservative columnist Ann Coulter, author of “Resistance Is Futile!: How the Trump-Hating Left Lost Its Collective Mind,” discussed how the Democratic Party has evolved over the past few decadesand has abandoned working class and a lot of America in order to cater to those wanting to advance identity politics and what she called the “yuppie lifestyle.
Monday on Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) reacted to the fallout from now-Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation over the weekend. He applauded his colleague Sen.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida — A late-season hurricane could prove to be a big test for Florida Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andrew Gillum this election cycle. However, based on his previous as Tallahassee mayor, there are questions as to if he is up for the challenge.
Perhaps the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as a U.S. Supreme Court associate justice wasn’t the outcome the cast members of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” had hoped, but that didn’t stop them from giving it theirbest shot in the show’s cold open on Saturday.
SCOTTSBORO, Alabama — According to Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL), the “lawful” policy some municipalities around the country are implementing that allows illegal aliens and non-citizens to vote could be the nation’s “biggest threat.
Friday on his Fox News Channel program, Tucker Carlson explained how over the past 48 hours, Supreme Court associate justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh had become a "folk hero" in the eyes Republicans voters.
Although Florida Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andrew Gillum’s track record as mayor has seemingly been oflittle interest to many in the Sunshine State’s political media, one of the hopefuls running to replace Gillum as Tallahassee’s mayor is not ignoring it.
Monday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson warned Republicans against allowing Supreme Court associate justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to be derailed based on what he deemed “unprovable allegations.
Saturday on Fox News Channel’s “Justice,” host Jeanine Pirro hammered Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, for producing revelations of sexual misconduct allegations aimed at U.S.
Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) will reportedly resign from his post as the representative for Florida’s 6th congressional district to focus on his gubernatorial campaign. According to the Associated Press’ Gary Fineout, DeSantis made House Speaker Paul Ryan aware of his intentions to resign this morning.
Late Tuesday, Tallahassee, FL Mayor Andrew Gillum, the Sunshine State’s Democratic gubernatorial nominee, released receipts for travel he made to New York City and Costa Rica tied to an FBI investigation into corruption in his city.
A story from Tallahassee Reports published Thursday offers details about an FBI investigation into possible corruption in the city of Tallahassee while Andrew Gillum, the Democratic nominee in Florida’s upcoming gubernatorial election, was mayor.