• GOP Sen. Cornyn Says He's Privately Raised Disagreements With Trump: ‘More Effective' Than ‘Public Confrontations'

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    Some Republicans have gotten more candid about the upcoming election and President Donald Trump in particular as November 3rd approaches. Senator Ben Sasse perhaps had the strongest words of any congressional Republican in comments that took off this week, leading to multiple tweets from the president going after him.
    Senator John Cornyn , up for reelection in Texas, didn't come close to Sasse's level of frustration at the president, but in speaking with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram Editorial Board , he likened his relationship to Trump to “maybe like a lot of women who get married and...
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  • Trump Spox Hogan Gidley Defends His QAnon Answer, Slams Savannah Guthrie for ‘Asking About a Crazy Conspiracy Theory'

    Trump Spox Hogan Gidley Defends His QAnon Answer, Slams Savannah Guthrie for ‘Asking About a Crazy Conspiracy Theory'

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    Trump campaign national press secretary Hogan Gidley defended President Donald Trump's answer at last week's town hall on QAnon while slamming Savannah Guthrie for bringing it up in the first place.
    Gidley started off by slamming Guthrie for asking over 40 questions at the town hall, saying, “She asked all the questions. She answered all the questions. And when she wasn't doing either of those, she was interrupting the president's answers.”
    He said “the deck is always stacked against the president, but he doesn't care.”
    Howard Kurtz brought up the fiery exchange on QAnon and Guthrie's push...
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  • ‘He's Saying Lock Them All Up!' ABC's Stephanopoulos Grills RNC Chair for Defending Trump's Rhetoric After Whitmer Kidnapping Plot

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    ABC's George Stephanopoulos pressed Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel over President Donald Trump egging on his supporters as they rail against Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer .
    As Trump held a rally in Michigan on Saturday, he scoffed at Whitmer blaming him for threats against her; and when the crowd chanted “lock her up,” he responded with “lock them all up.” Whitmer has been a target of Trump's ire for months, but he has been renewing his attacks on her ever since she tied his rhetoric to the recently-foiled militia plot to kidnap and murder her.
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  • Kirstie Alley gets attacked by celebrities after publicly endorsing Trump

    Kirstie Alley gets attacked by celebrities after publicly endorsing Trump

    4 days ago - By Page Six

    Kirstie Alley announced she's throwing her weight behind President Trump in the election “because he's not a politician” - then was attacked by other celebrities online. The “Cheers” actress said Saturday that she would be casting her vote for Trump after first supporting him in 2016. “I'm voting for realDonaldTrump because he's NOT a politician,”...
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  • Whitmer Responds to Trump Attacks: ‘Disturbing' He Keeps ‘Inciting This Kind of Domestic Terrorism'

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    Governor Gretchen Whitmer appeared on Meet the Press Sunday to discuss the coronavirus response in her state, and she responded to President Donald Trump continuing to publicly attack her following the recent thwarted kidnap attempt against her.
    Trump went after Whitmer in Michigan Saturday again and the crowd at his rally erupted in chants of “Lock her up!” As they chanted, the president remarked, “Lock 'em all up.”
    Chuck Todd asked Whitmer, “You've already come under threat once. What does something like this do to you personally?”
    “It's incredibly disturbing,” the governor said, “that...
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  • WATCH: Jake Tapper Abruptly Ends Lara Trump Interview After Tense Exchange on Biden's Stutter, Mental Fitness

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    Jake Tapper's interview with Lara Trump took a sharp turn on Sunday when the CNN anchor interrogated President Donald Trump's daughter-in-law for claiming former Vice President Joe Biden is in cognitive decline.
    Tapper pressed Mrs. Trump on a litany of subjects on State of the Union , but towards the end, he brought up how Biden had to overcome a stutter, and that the ex-veep has connected with other people throughout his life in order to help them overcome speech impediments. Tapper rolled footage of Brayden Harrington , a 13 year old boy who told the Democratic National Convention of how...
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  • Jake Tapper Says White House Wouldn't Make Health Experts, Top Officials Available for Interview on Pandemic

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    On Sunday, CNN's Jake Tapper prefaced his interview with Lara Trump by telling viewers that the Trump administration wouldn't make any officials available for an interview on State of the Union .
    Tapper led his show by focusing on Donald Trump's 2020 campaign, all while noting that the coronavirus pandemic remains a national concern, yet the president's rallies see constant violations of public safety guidelines. As Tapper noted the 219,000 Americans who've died to the virus, he added “we believe it is important for you to hear from the Trump administration about their efforts to fight the...
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  • Lara Trump Defends President Going After Gov. Whitmer: He Wasn't Provoking People, ‘He Was Having Fun at a Trump Rally'

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    CNn's Jake Tapper opened his interview with Trump 2020 campaign senior adviser Lara Trump Sunday confronting her over President Donald Trump continuing to attack Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer following the recent thwarted kidnapping attempt on her.
    Tapper showed clips from the rally, including the chants of “lock her up” that the president enjoyed and the moment when he remarked, “I guess they said she was threatened. And she blamed me!”
    A few days ago in an interview the president accused Whitmer of wanting to be a “dictator.”
    Whitmer tweeted after the president's rally , “This is...
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