"So it really does matter who is picked, but the power center in this Biden campaign and what a potential Biden presidency would look like is the radical left-wing mob. It’s [Sen.] Bernie SandersBernie SandersCuba spells trouble for Bass's VP hopes Trump Spanish-language ad equates progressives, socialists Biden's tax plan may not add up MORE [I-Vt.] , it's [Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezTrump campaign rolls out TV spots in early voting states after advertising pause Trump adviser Jason Miller: Biden running mate pick 'his political living will' 'Squad' member Rashida Tlaib faces strong primary challenger MORE (D-N.Y.)], it's [Rep.] Ilhan OmarIlhan OmarTrump campaign rolls out TV spots in early voting states after advertising pause Trump adviser Jason Miller: Biden running mate pick 'his political living will' 'Squad' member Rashida Tlaib faces strong primary challenger MORE [D-Minn.], and those are really the ideas for the American people right now," he … [Read more...] about Trump adviser Jason Miller: Biden running mate pick ‘his political living will’
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The poll was administered online in English and Spanish from July 21-27 among 8,328 registered voters 6,756 of whom are considered likely to vote in the November election. The margin of error for the full sample is roughly 2 percentage points, according to the Times. … [Read more...] about Biden leads Trump by nearly 40 points in California: poll
For a generation of conservatives, optimism (not the delusional “Mission Accomplished” kind to score short-term political points, but a calm reassurance that our future is bright) and American exceptionalism became synonymous with Reagan conservatism. But it’s not just a group of disgruntled Never Trump conservatives who see a market demand for sunny optimism. Biden’s current slogan, “Our best days still lie ahead,” is right out of the Gipper’s playbook. It’s not a new line for Biden, but it is one that suddenly resonates more than ever. New battleground polls show voters have rejected Trump’s handling of the major crises that have confronted him this year: coronavirus and the controversy over race, protests, and policing. … [Read more...] about Trump’s Raving About Carnage. Biden’s Channeling Reagan.
But the allegations have put Biden’s supporters in an increasingly tight bind, particularly the women on his short list of potential running mates, almost all of whom have steadfastly avoided commenting on Reade’s accusation. Biden, as well, has avoided media engagements in which he might be asked about the allegations, and on Wednesday sidestepped an opportunity to address them directly during a virtual town-hall event where he was asked about military sexual assault. … [Read more...] about ‘This Never Happened’: Biden Denies Sexual-Assault Allegation by Former Senate Aide Tara Reade
During the same period, feminist icon Gloria Steinem told The Guardian that she regretted some parts of her aggressive defense of Clinton during the Monica Lewinsky scandal, including a New York Times op-ed in which she dismissed accusations of sexual misconduct against the president. “Even if the allegations are true,” Steinem wrote in the 1998 op-ed, “the president is not guilty of sexual harassment. He is accused of having made a gross, dumb and reckless pass. President Clinton took ‘no’ for an answer.” … [Read more...] about Why Have Women’s Groups Gone Dead Silent on Biden Sex-Assault Accusation?