Monday, September 24, 2018

MixedTimes - Pam Key

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.

MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace: Laura Ingraham 'Articulating and Embracing a Racist Ideology'

MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace: Laura Ingraham 'Articulating and Embracing a Racist Ideology'

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Deadline,” host Nicolle Wallace said Fox News host Laura Ingraham’s comments about changing American demographicswas “articulating and embracing a racist ideology.” Wallace said, “You know what needs to happen? A Republican with a body part I won’t say should find a body part I will say, a spine, and call on all Republicans to boycott Laura Ingraham’s program until she apologizes for articulating and embracing a racist ideology like disparaging legal immigration.

MSNBC's Schmidt: Donald Trump's GOP Must 'Burn to the Ground'

MSNBC's Schmidt: Donald Trump's GOP Must 'Burn to the Ground'

Thursdayon MSNBC’s “Live,” former John McCain presidential campaign chief strategist and political commentator for MSNBC Steve Schmidt said for“new growth of a conservative movement” the Republican Party of Donald Trump must “burn to the ground.

Schumer: Trump 'Has Done Real Damage to the American Character'

Schumer: Trump 'Has Done Real Damage to the American Character'

Thursday on Marist Poll’s podcast “Poll Hub,” Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) saidPresident Donald Trump had ”done real damage to the American character.” Schumer said, “We all knew he had some character traits that were not very admirable, no fidelity to the truth, a bulling, an ego that is enormous and as president its gotten much, much worse.

Gohmert: Mueller 'Hoping He Will Affect the Election and Screw Over' Trump

Gohmert: Mueller 'Hoping He Will Affect the Election and Screw Over' Trump

Wednesdayon Fox News Channel’s “Outnumbered Overtime,” Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) said special counsel Robert Mueller would “love” it if his investigation into Russian election meddling during the 2016 presidential election goes past September and affects the 2018 midterm elections.

Chuck Todd Predicts Dems Could Win 40-60 Seats in November

Chuck Todd Predicts Dems Could Win 40-60 Seats in November

Wednesday on NBC’s “Today,” moderator for “Meet the Press” Chuck Todd reacted to the close congressional special election result last night in Ohio’s 12thdistrict and concluded the Democratic Party could pick up 40 to 60 House seats in the 2018 midterm elections.

Kellyanne Conway: 'I Don't Believe Journalists Are the Enemy of the People'

Kellyanne Conway: 'I Don't Believe Journalists Are the Enemy of the People'

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,”White House counselor Kellyanne Conway saidshe did not believe journalists were the “enemy of the people.” Conway was asked about President Donald Trump’s morning tweet which said journalists cause “division and distrust,” in America.

Booker: Democratic Party Has 'Lost' Its Way

Booker: Democratic Party Has 'Lost' Its Way

Friday at Netroots Nation 2018, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) said the “Democratic Party nationally” had lost its way. Booker said, “There are a lot of folks who have stopped even participating in municipal elections because they don’t believe their vote matters.

Dem Rep Cohen: Trump, Giuliani, Cohen All 'Pathological Liars'

Dem Rep Cohen: Trump, Giuliani, Cohen All 'Pathological Liars'

Sunday onMSNBC’s “Live With Alex Witt,” Rep.Steve Cohen (D-TN) declared President Donald Trump, his attorney Rudy Giuliani and his former attorney Michael Cohen all “pathological liars.” Cohen said, “I think that Michael Cohen, Rudy Giuliani and Donald Trump have about the same amount of credibility.

Larry Kudlow: Second Quarter Growth Rate Is 'Sustainable'

Larry Kudlow: Second Quarter Growth Rate Is 'Sustainable'

Friday onFox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,”President Donald Trump’s National Economic Council director Larry Kudlow said today’s announcement that the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) rose at a rate of 4.1 percent in the second quarter was “sustainable” going forward.

Wolf Blitzer Demands Apology from WH for Blocking CNN’s Kaitlan Collins from Event

Wolf Blitzer Demands Apology from WH for Blocking CNN’s Kaitlan Collins from Event

WednesdayonCNN’s “The Situation Room,” host Wolf Blitzer demanded an apology from the Trump administration for blocking his network’s White House correspondent Kaitlan Collins from a Rose Garden event because the administration allegedly did not like the questions she asked President Donald Trump earlier in the day.

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