Friday, March 22, 2019

MixedTimes - Pam Key

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.

Graham Vows to Hold Hearing on McCabe's 'Stunning' 25th Amendment Comments

Graham Vows to Hold Hearing on McCabe's 'Stunning' 25th Amendment Comments

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,”Judiciary Committee chairman Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) vowed to hold hearing into former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe claim that Justice Department officials had discussions about the use of the 25th Amendment to remove President Donald Trump.

Rush Limbaugh: 25th Amendment Discussions 'Silent Coup,' Mueller Probe a 'Cover-Up'

Rush Limbaugh: 25th Amendment Discussions 'Silent Coup,' Mueller Probe a 'Cover-Up'

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” nationally syndicated conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh said former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe claim that Justice Department officials had discussions about the use of the 25th Amendment to remove President Donald Trump was a “silent coup.

David Hogg on AR-15s: ‘You Are Not Defending Yourself, You Are Hunting a Human Being’

David Hogg on AR-15s: ‘You Are Not Defending Yourself, You Are Hunting a Human Being’

Tuesday onMSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” gun control advocate David Hogg said he was working to “ban assault weapons” in his home state of Florida. Discussing working with relatives of some of the 17 people killed at last years mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, Hogg said, “Sometimes it does have to be state by state.

Joy Behar: In the Age of Trump 'Marijuana Should Be Mandatory'

Joy Behar: In the Age of Trump 'Marijuana Should Be Mandatory'

Tuesday on ABC’s “TheView,” co-host Joy Behar joked that during the Donald Trump presidency, “marijuana should be mandatory.” During a discussion onSen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) saying she smoked marijuana in college, co-host Sunny Hostin said, “I will say that Trump has lowered the bar so low that it’s not going the matter if she smoked pot during Tupac or during Biggie or during Beyonceor during anything.

Buttigieg: The Word Socialism 'Has Lost Its Power'

Buttigieg: The Word Socialism 'Has Lost Its Power'

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” South Bend, IN mayor and potential 2020 Democratic presidential candidate saidthe word socialism had “lost its power.” When asked about President Donald Trump saying America will never be a socialist country, Buttigieg said, “Ithink he’s clinging to a rhetorical strategy, but it’s just a little different right now.

Rep. Swalwell: I Find Whitaker 'to Be Disrespectful Toward the Process' of Congressional Oversight

Rep. Swalwell: I Find Whitaker 'to Be Disrespectful Toward the Process' of Congressional Oversight

Friday on MSNBC, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) said acting Attorney GeneralMatthew Whitaker was “disrespectful toward the process,” whiletestifying before the House Judiciary Committee. Swalwell said, “I find him to be disrespectful toward the process, which is kind of a theme we’ve seen with this administration, which is a lack of respect for oversight.

Sen. Graham: Trump 'Can Be a Handful'

Sen. Graham: Trump 'Can Be a Handful'

Thursday at theSenate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-NC) acknowledged that President Donald Trump “can be a handful.” While discussing the nomination of William Barr for attorney general, Graham said, “The president’s been — he can be a handful — that’s just the way it is with President Trump ” He added, “But he does ask people what they think and he asked me about the attorney general.

Spike Lee: 'Pure Hatred' of Blackface 'Is Happening Today' in Colleges

Spike Lee: 'Pure Hatred' of Blackface 'Is Happening Today' in Colleges

Wednesday onCNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360,” directorSpike Lee discussed the history of blackface in light of the controversy over both Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) and Attorney General Mark Herring (D-VA) admitting to darkening their faces for costumes during the 1980s.

MSNBC's Wallace: If Trump 'Were My Grandfather I Would Take Him for a Brain Scan'

MSNBC's Wallace: If Trump 'Were My Grandfather I Would Take Him for a Brain Scan'

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Deadline,” anchor Nicolle Wallace said if President Donald Trump were her grandfather, she “would take him for a brain scan.” Reading from a New York Times’ story, Wallace said, “He recounted again the story of what he considered Senator John McCain’s betrayal in voting against advancing a measure to repeal President Barack Obama’s health care program.

New Mexico Gov: Trump 'Militarizing the Border' --- 'Stoking Fear' with 'Racist' Rhetoric

New Mexico Gov: Trump 'Militarizing the Border' --- 'Stoking Fear' with 'Racist' Rhetoric

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Live,” Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-NM) said she removed National Guard troops from the border in her state because she is concerned the Trump administration was “stoking fear” with “racist comments about Hispanic communities” in “an effort to get support for militarizing the border.

Former VA Gov. McAuliffe: 'I Have Zero Indication' Northam Has Been a Racist

Former VA Gov. McAuliffe: 'I Have Zero Indication' Northam Has Been a Racist

Sundayon CNN’s “State of the Union,” former Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-VA) said he had “zero indication ” that Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) had been racist while discussing the controversy surrounding amedical school yearbook photo of people in blackface and a Klan robe.

Senate Approps Chairman Shelby: Trump Should 'Respect' Intelligence Agency Leaders

Senate Approps Chairman Shelby: Trump Should 'Respect' Intelligence Agency Leaders

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Senate Appropriations Committee chairman Richard Shelby (R-AL) called on President Donald Trump to “respect” U.S. intelligence agency leaders. Discussing Trump’s public disagreement with some intelligence assessments, hostJake Tapper asked, “Does this politicizing of intelligence bother you?” Shelby said, “It’s troubling to all of us.

Trump: 'I Have Intel People, but That Doesn't Mean I Have to Agree'

Trump: 'I Have Intel People, but That Doesn't Mean I Have to Agree'

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” President Donald Trump said he was not required to agree with theintelligence community. Partial transcript as follows: TRUMP: –but when it was chosen– well, we spent a fortune on building this incredible base.

Terry McAuliffe: Northam 'Is a Good, Moral, Decent Man'

Terry McAuliffe: Northam 'Is a Good, Moral, Decent Man'

Sundayon CNN’s “State of the Union,” former Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-VA) saidGov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) was “a good, moral, decent man,” who he predicted will do the right thing and resign over the controversy surrounding amedical school yearbook photo of people in blackface and a Klan robe.

Stabenow: Border Bill Could Survive Trump Veto

Stabenow: Border Bill Could Survive Trump Veto

StabenowFriday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) said if a “smart” compromise on border security comes out of the ongoing bipartisan negotiations, “we will have enough votes probably to overturn a veto.

CNN's Maria Cardona: Donald Trump Is the 'Antithesis of Jesus Christ's Teachings'

CNN's Maria Cardona: Donald Trump Is the 'Antithesis of Jesus Christ's Teachings'

Wednesday onCNN’s “OutFront,” Democratic strategist and network political commentatorMaria Cardona called President Donald Trump “the antithesis of Jesus Christ’s teachings.” The comments came during a discussion about White House press secretary Sarah Sanders telling the Christian Broadcasting Network she believed God “wanted Donald Trump to become president.

Dem Rep. Speier: Trump 'Is Becoming a National Security Threat’

Dem Rep. Speier: Trump 'Is Becoming a National Security Threat’

Wednesday onMSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” Rep.Jackie Speier (D-CA) declared that President Donald Trump was “becoming a national security threat” because the president disputeshis top intelligence chiefs assessments on ISIS, Iran and North Korea.

CNN's Gloria Borger: Trump Reopening Government Was a Complete 'Capitulation'

CNN's Gloria Borger: Trump Reopening Government Was a Complete 'Capitulation'

Friday on CNN’s “OutFront,” network chief political analyst Gloria Borger said President Donald Trump’s deal to reopen the federal governmentwas a complete “capitulation.” Borger said, “I was looking at the ‘Art of the Deal,’ and I missed this chapter about the great negotiation that never happened here.

Clapper: White House Denials on Stone Indictment 'Don't Pass the Giggle Test'

Clapper: White House Denials on Stone Indictment 'Don't Pass the Giggle Test'

Friday onCNN’s “Newsroom,”former National Intelligence Director James Clapper, also a CNN contributor, discussedthe news that Roger Stone was arrested early in the morning by the FBI. Clapper said, “I think clearly it does show a connection, coordination, synchronization, whatever you want to call it.

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