The Democrats have not shown their eagerness for innovation in this presidential cycle. The overwhelming Democratic primary support for Biden is a clear indication that a majority of Democratic voters who bothered to participate are not willing to dramatically change course. However, Biden cannot afford to isolate and alienate the more progressive wing of Democratic voters or voters who are concerned that this septuagenarian may need some critical assistance galvanizing Democratic voters and delivering a hybrid of Democratic policy needs and desires. It is imperative Biden choose someone with leadership experience who can explain to voters the values and ideals of the Democratic Party. … [Read more...] about Stacey Abrams Is the Only Vice Presidential Pick for Joe Biden. Here’s Why.
Obama released a 12-minute video on Tuesday, saying he was “proud to endorse my friend” for president of the United States. He referenced the coronavirus pandemic in his statement and said times of crisis make the need for good leadership more critical—“the kind of leadership that’s guided by knowledge and experience, honesty and humility, empathy and grace.” … [Read more...] about Barack Obama Appeals for Unity as He Endorses Joe Biden for President
Protests have raged in Minneapolis for days, with public demonstrations taking place across the country. More than 500 Minnesota National Guard personnel were mobilized to several locations in the Minneapolis area as protesters have looted businesses and late Thursday night set a police precinct on fire. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden says he spoke with George Floyd’s family
As a legal analyst for MSNBC, Weissmann has speculated that President Donald Trump took an unsecured telephone call from U.S. Ambassador Gordon Sondland in Ukraine due to a lack of concern about whether Russia was listening in— because, as the lawyer claimed, the president anticipates the Kremlin will support his re-election bid. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden’s Campaign Cancels Fundraiser with Mueller Team’s Andrew Weissmann
“He is not perfect. He and I share several really great things in our life. We share the ability to get ourselves in trouble. We don’t mean to, we just do,” Goldberg reportedly said during Thursday’s fundraiser. “Sometimes you make a step and you’re in it. This happens. But what I do know is he is the best man to get us in a better place.” … [Read more...] about Joe Biden During Celebrity Fundraiser: George Floyd Death ‘Ripped Open This Ugly Underbelly of Our Society’