• Chuck Todd: Trump's Facing a Crisis He Can't ‘Tweet, Bluster, or Bluff His Way Out Of'

    8 days ago - By Mediaite

    Chuck Todd opened Sunday's Meet the Press talking about the severity of the crisis the U.S. is facing on coronavirus and how it may impact President Donald Trump's chances in November.
    Todd recalled all the “this is it” moments people believed would finally tank Trump with voters once and for all, from Charlottesville to impeachment.
    Up until now, he said, “nothing seemed to move Mr. Trump's approval ratings one way or the other.”
    But now the president is facing a crisis that, as Todd put it, “he's been unable to tweet, bluster, or bluff his way out of.”
    Todd referenced the pandemic in...
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  • Bolton: Trump's Denial of Russia Report Shows His ‘Fundamental Focus' Is on Himself, ‘Not the Security of Our Forces'

    8 days ago - By Mediaite

    Former Trump national security advisor John Bolton slammed President Donald Trump over his response to the reports of Russian bounties to Taliban militants for killing U.S. forces.
    Despite what the reporting said, the office of the Director of National Intelligence put out a statement claiming that neither POTUS nor Vice President Mike Pence were briefed on the matter.
    "The White House statement addressing this issue earlier today, which denied such a briefing occurred, was accurate. The New York Times reporting, and all other subsequent news reports about such an alleged briefing are...
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  • Chris Christie Gets Candid on Trump's Tanking Poll Numbers: ‘If He Doesn't Change Course. He Will Lose'

    8 days ago - By Mediaite

    Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie offered a frank prediction that Donald Trump will lose the 2020 election if the president maintains his current course of action.
    Christie, a Trump loyalist, joined George Stephanopoulos for This Week's panel discussion on the president's dismissal of polls showing him trailing to Joe Biden. The former governor gave a brutally honest take, saying “he is losing and if he doesn't change course, both in terms of the substance of what he is discussing and the way that he approaches the American people, then he will lose.”
    While Christie also voiced a...
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  • IDPH: 495 New COVID-19 Cases, No Additional Deaths

    IDPH: 495 New COVID-19 Cases, No Additional Deaths

    8 days ago - By Who TV

    DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Department of Public Health reported another 495 coronavirus cases in the state. The department reported no additional deaths from COVID-19 as of Sunday morning.
    The new numbers reflect a testing reported over the 24 hours between 10 a.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. Sunday.
    The data from the IDPH shows there have been 704 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far. Of those deaths, 363 were residents of long-term care facilities. There are currently outbreaks at 25 long-term care facilities in Iowa.
    The number of positive COVID-19 tests for the same 24-hour...
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  • Pelosi Claims Russians ‘Have Something' on Trump: ‘How Else' Do You Explain Him Ignoring Intelligence Against Them?

    8 days ago - By Mediaite

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi insisted Sunday that the only explanation for President Donald Trump's lenience for Russia is that their government has some sort of leverage over him.
    Pelosi was asked on Sunday for her reaction to The New York Times' report claiming Trump was briefed months ago that Russian military intelligence offered secret bounties to Taliban militias in exchange for the deaths of US soldiers in Afghanistan. The report says Trump has declined to act in response to this, so Pelosi told ABC's George Stephanopoulos “this is as bad as it gets, and yet, the president will not...
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  • Trump Rails at ‘Fake News' Report He Knew Russia Offered Bounties to Kill U.S. Soldiers: ‘Just Another Phony Times Hit Job'

    Trump Rails at ‘Fake News' Report He Knew Russia Offered Bounties to Kill U.S. Soldiers: ‘Just Another Phony Times Hit Job'

    8 days ago - By Mediaite

    President Donald Trump went on a Sunday morning tweetstorm against The New York Times , denying their report that he knew the Russian government was offering secret bounties for the deaths of U.S. soldiers.
    Nobody briefed or told me, Vice President Pence, or Chief of Staff Mark Meadows about the so-called attacks on our troops in Afghanistan by Russians, as reported through an “anonymous source” by the Fake News New York Times. Everybody is denying it & there have not been many attacks on us...Nobody's been tougher on Russia than the Trump Administration. With Corrupt Joe Biden & Obama...
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