Author: Virginia Kruta

‘That’s Bulls***’: Don Lemon Unloads On Sinema And Manchin For Celebrating MLK While Blocking Election Overhaul

CNN anchor Don Lemon lashed out Tuesday at Democratic Senators Kyrsten Sinema (AZ) and Joe Manchin (WV), suggesting that they shouldn’t be allowed to celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. while they stood in the way of their own party’s proposed federal overhaul of election laws. Lemon, host of the …

New Poll: Biden Gets An ‘F’ From More Than 1/3 Of The Country — At The End Of His First Year

President Joe Biden has spent months battling consistently dropping poll numbers, but the Politico/Morning Consult Poll that was released Wednesday might be the worst news yet — and it coincides, unfortunately, with the last day of Biden’s first year in the Oval Office. According to the poll — which surveyed 2,005 registered voters on January …

‘We Need To Change That’: Biden Team Plans ‘Public Reset’ To Rescue President From Plummeting Polls

President Joe Biden’s communications team has reportedly decided that it’s time to change course and adopt a “new communications strategy” designed to rescue the administration from plummeting polls and legislative failures. According to the report from NBC, the new strategy depends on Biden spending less time talking to Congress — at least in full view …

‘How Do You Live With Yourself?’: Rachel Maddow Slams Gorsuch For Keeping Sotomayor From ‘Being Able To Come To Work’

MSNBC host Rachel Maddow lashed out at Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch, accusing him of preventing his colleague, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, from “being able to come to work.” Maddow was responding to reports indicating that Sotomayor has refused to attend the high court’s oral arguments in person because Gorsuch refuses to wear a …

‘Bite Your Tongue!’: Elizabeth Warren Scolds CBS Host For Saying Democrats Could Lose In Midterms

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) scolded CBS anchor Tony Dokoupil during a Tuesday morning interview, telling him, “bite your tongue!” when he suggested Democrats might lose control of Congress within the year. Co-host Nate Burleson asked about plans to move forward with the two election overhaul bills — the Freedom to Vote Act and the John …

Jen Psaki Claims Biden’s Speech Comparing Americans To Confederates And Segregationists Was ‘Not Partisan’

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki claimed Tuesday that President Joe Biden’s speech — promoting two bills designed to overhaul elections for federal offices — was “not partisan.” Psaki fielded questions during Tuesday’s press briefing and, despite the admission from Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) that Biden’s comments had gone a bit too far, …

Flashback: Biden Said George Floyd’s Death Had Greater ‘Worldwide Impact’ Than MLK Jr.’s

On Monday, Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, remarks President Joe Biden made about MLK and George Floyd in June 2020 made the rounds online. Biden, who was running for president at the time, said that George Floyd’s death in the custody of former Minneapolis police officers had a greater “worldwide impact” than the assassination of …

EXCLUSIVE: Actor Trevor Donovan Plays Against Type — Onscreen, On Social Media, And Especially In Politics

Actor Trevor Donovan may be best known as the leading man in romantic comedies, but the California native believes there is value in looking at things from another perspective — whether that means exploring challenging onscreen characters, being a positive influence on social media, or driving a political conversation that fosters cooperation rather than simply …

‘This Was An Act Of Terror’: Biden Condemns Anti-Semitism, Promises Security For Synagogues, Churches After Hostage Scene

President Joe Biden condemned anti-Semitism and referred to Saturday’s hostage situation at a Texas synagogue as an “act of terror.” The president spent part of the day Sunday volunteering with First Lady Jill Biden at non-profit Philadelphia food bank Philabundance, and he spoke briefly with reporters about the gunman who took several people hostage at …