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by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Impeachment
Topic: White House Impeachment Response Strategy
Replies: 842
Views: 34515

Re: White House Impeachment Response Strategy

Politico Trump disrupts Republican trial strategy But GOP senators rebuffed the president's suggestion to bring in new witnesses. Just five hours after Senate Republicans carefully assembled and passed an impeachment trial framework that could clear Donald Trump by next week, the president himself ...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map
Replies: 218
Views: 10100

Re: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map

Newsweek Michael Bloomberg Ties Biden to Beat Trump by Widest Margin of Anyone in Democratic Primary, New Poll Shows Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg would beat President Donald Trump in the popular vote by nine points, according to a head-to-head match-up surveyed in a new CNN poll . T...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:56 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: The Retail Politics: 2020 Presidential
Replies: 260
Views: 10958

Re: The Retail Politics: 2020 Presidential

Politico 'It's not just TV': Inside Steyer’s South Carolina surge Biden still has a wide lead in the polls, but the billionaire businessman has made an impression with voters. EFFINGHAM, S.C. — After spending nearly $12 million of his own money to bombard voters with television ads, Tom Steyer has ...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: Impeachment
Topic: Impeachment: Public Opinion
Replies: 157
Views: 7944

Re: Impeachment: Public Opinion

Reuters Let them speak: Most Americans want witnesses in Trump impeachment trial - Reuters/Ipsos poll (Reuters) - A bipartisan majority of Americans want to see new witnesses testify in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, and the public appears to be largely following the proceedings e...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: The Retail Politics: 2020 Presidential
Replies: 260
Views: 10958

Re: The Retail Politics: 2020 Presidential

McClatchy Warren built a vaunted Iowa team early. Now she’s counting on it for a comeback. ... This is Warren’s famed Iowa organization at work. Her team isn’t the largest in the state, yet even rival campaigns privately herald its early scale, intensity and deep community connections. A band 150 s...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Impeachment
Topic: US Supreme Court: Trump Impeachment Era
Replies: 31
Views: 1312

Re: US Supreme Court: Trump Impeachment Era

Associated Press: Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding
Daily Beast: Supreme Court Poised to Overturn 38 State Constitutional Amendments on Church-State Separation
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Congressional Committees: Election Infrastructure Security
Replies: 222
Views: 16318

Re: Congressional Committees: Election Infrastructure Security

NPR : Election Security Boss: Threats To 2020 Are Now Broader, More Diverse Threats to U.S. elections this year could be broader and more diverse than before, warns the spy world's boss for election security — and she also acknowledged the limits of her ability to tackle them. Shelby Pierson, the i...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Impeachment
Topic: SENATE: impeachment trial.
Replies: 309
Views: 7257

Re: SENATE: impeachment trial.

New York Times - Michael D. Shear In Impeachment Case, Schiff Accuses Trump of Trying ‘to Cheat’ in Election The House impeachment managers began presenting their oral arguments against President Trump in the Senate trial, arguing that his conduct warranted his removal. WASHINGTON — The House Democ...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Impeachment
Topic: White House Impeachment Response Strategy
Replies: 842
Views: 34515

Re: White House Impeachment Response Strategy

The Hill Pompeo willing to testify in impeachment trial if 'legally required' Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that he would testify in the Senate impeachment trial against President Trump if compelled by law. “If I am legally required to testify, as I’ve said before, I’d be happy to d...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: Impeachment
Topic: SENATE: impeachment trial.
Replies: 309
Views: 7257

Re: SENATE: impeachment trial.

WaPo - Jennifer Rubin Adam Schiff’s brilliant presentation is knocking down excuses to acquit Given how firmly some Republican senators are ensconced in the right-wing news bubble, and how determined they are to avoid hearing facts that undercut their partisan views, it is possible many of them are...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: The Retail Politics: 2020 Presidential
Replies: 260
Views: 10958

Re: The Retail Politics: 2020 Presidential

Associated Press Buttigieg’s unlikely Iowa rise now carries high expectations ... “He has to beat Biden in Iowa to keep this going in a serious way,” said David Axelrod, an architect of Obama’s 2008 victory. “The predicate of his race has always been he’s a younger, more contemporary, sturdier alte...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map
Replies: 218
Views: 10100

Re: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map

Political Wire : Bloomberg's Support Building Nationally A new Morning Consult poll finds Michael Bloomberg rising to 10% nationally in the Democratic presidential race, leading Pete Buttigieg by 2 points and trailing Sen. Elizabeth Warren by 5 points. Although he was not on the January debate stag...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Campaign Finance 2020
Replies: 98
Views: 3373

Re: Campaign Finance 2020

Associated Press Watchdog files FEC complaint against pro-Sanders group WASHINGTON (AP) — The watchdog group Common Cause filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission on Wednesday, alleging that Our Revolution, a political nonprofit organization founded by Bernie Sanders, violated campaig...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Issues 2020: The Digital Election
Replies: 40
Views: 1961

Re: Issues 2020: The Digital Election

Business Insider: Bernie Sanders has a $150 billion plan to turn the internet into a public utility with low prices and fast speeds — here's how his plan works
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: The Retail Politics: 2020 Presidential
Replies: 260
Views: 10958

Re: The Retail Politics: 2020 Presidential

WaPo Mike Bloomberg shifts presidential ad campaign to focus on impeachment Former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg plans to shift his television ad message this week to directly call for President Trump’s removal from office, with a new spot that will run in states with Republican senators who face c...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 27553
Views: 1210225

Re: Hijack this thread

Get better soon, Princess. :bighug:
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: DC v. Trump Org/Inaugural Committee: DC Superior Court; Re Trump Hotel Expenses
Replies: 1
Views: 67

DC v. Trump Org/Inaugural Committee: DC Superior Court; Re Trump Hotel Expenses

WaPo - Jonathan O'Connell D.C. attorney general sues Trump inaugural committee over $1 million booking at president’s hotel D.C. Attorney General Karl A. Racine sued President Trump’s inaugural committee and business Wednesday, alleging that the committee violated its nonprofit status by spending m...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map
Replies: 218
Views: 10100

Re: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map

Newsweek Bernie Sanders Leads Donald Trump by Widest Margin of All 2020 Candidates: Election Poll SurveyUSA asked 4,069 registered voters nationwide how they would vote in an election today if Trump was pitted against each of the 2020 candidates in the Democratic race. The progressive Vermont indep...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map
Replies: 218
Views: 10100

Re: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map

The Hill Sanders holds four-point lead on Biden in new California poll Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is leading the crowded Democratic primary field in California, according to a new poll from the University of Southern California's Rossier School of Education/PACE. The survey showed Sanders with a 2...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Impeachment
Topic: SENATE: impeachment trial.
Replies: 309
Views: 7257

Re: SENATE: impeachment trial.

NPR : After 13 Hours Of Fiery Debate, Senate Adopts Impeachment Trial Rules CNN : John Roberts scolds legal teams after tense exchange: 'Those addressing the Senate should remember where they are' FiveThirtyEight : What Went Down At The Senate Impeachment Trial On Tuesday TIME : How the Trump Impea...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map
Replies: 218
Views: 10100

Re: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map

MLive Poll: Michigan women unlikely to support Trump in 2020 A new poll finds women in Michigan are less likely to support President Donald Trump than women from three other Midwest states that were key to Trump’s 2016 victory. Results from an early election-year poll of likely voters in Michigan, ...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map
Replies: 218
Views: 10100

Re: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map

Bloomberg (paywall) Sanders Gains in Poll as He Pauses Campaigning for Impeachment Bernie Sanders jumped seven percentage points in a new CNN poll and now is neck-and-neck with Joe Biden to lead the Democrats vying for the party’s presidential nomination. Among registered Democrats, 27% said they a...
by Addie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 8:06 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Awesome Photographs and Stuff
Replies: 621
Views: 49964

Re: Awesome Photographs and Stuff

Agreed. I'd had him in mind for years as pres and thought this could be the year for him.
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Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:12 pm
Addie wrote:
Tue Jan 21, 2020 5:40 pm
Sherrod Brown was my first choice for POTUS 2021. I donated to his very first campaign for Senate. In my opinion he would have been a great POTUS, husky voice and all.
by Addie
Tue Jan 21, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: Impeachment
Topic: SENATE: impeachment trial.
Replies: 309
Views: 7257

Re: SENATE: impeachment trial.

:cantlook: WaPo Senate Democrats privately mull Biden-for-Bolton trade in impeachment trial Several Senate Democrats are privately discussing the possibility of calling Republicans’ bluff on witnesses, weighing an unusual trade in President Trump’s impeachment trial: the testimony of Hunter Biden fo...
by Addie
Tue Jan 21, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Impeachment
Topic: White House Impeachment Response Strategy
Replies: 842
Views: 34515

Re: White House Impeachment Response Strategy

WaPo - Dana Milbank And the White House defense is ... well, there isn’t one ... Why such a hurry? The answer became apparent as soon as Trump’s lawyers opened their mouths for the first time during the impeachment proceedings. They shouted. They spouted invective. They launched personal attacks ag...

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