As he runs his campaign from his basement, allowing President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump second-term plans remain a mystery to GOP Trump to hold outdoor rally in New Hampshire on Saturday Eighty-eight years of debt pieties MORE to stomp his feet and shout as he tries to mount a more traditional campaign, Biden has shown little inclination to take on his own foot-stomping base. … [Read more...] about Judd Gregg: The coming Biden coup
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“I think the fact that we are in such unprecedented and unpredictable times means the normal rules simply are not applicable,” said Rep. Tom ColeThomas (Tom) Jeffrey ColeCheney clashes with Trump Tom Cole wins GOP House primary in Oklahoma On The Trail: Crisis response puts Trump on defense, even in red states MORE (R-Okla.), a pollster before he got into electoral politics himself and the former chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC). “I have always thought that the election would be close, divisive and hard fought. I still do. Trump’s base is intact and intense. They will be voting. That is a bit less certain on the Democratic side, but increasingly likely.” … [Read more...] about On The Trail: Crisis response puts Trump on defense, even in red states
There are more questions than answers about West's plans at this point. (His agent didn't respond to our email requesting more information.) West has already missed the deadline to qualify for the ballot in several states, and it's unclear if he has the ability or willingness to collect the signatures required to qualify in others. But to be a significant factor in 2020, he doesn't necessarily need to appear on the ballot. … [Read more...] about 2020 Watch: Has Trump surrendered to the coronavirus?
The Starr report has potential implications for the current investigation of Trump for alleged collusion with Russia during the 2016 campaign. The report argued that Clinton committed impeachable offenses by lying to the public about his relationship with White House intern Monica Lewinsky and by refusing to testify to a grand jury. The House voted to impeach Clinton on different grounds, for allegedly lying under oath about Lewinsky, and the Senate rejected those charges. … [Read more...] about Trump picks Brett Kavanaugh for U.S. Supreme Court
But Trump can’t help but make himself the most visible player in this drama. He used his Fourth of July speeches this weekend to claim that he is standing between the American people and an anarchist, crime-ridden, monument-destroying future that Biden would preside over. And in recent weeks, the public polls have shown scant, if any, signs that the president’s statue and “heritage” crusade is conclusively working in his favor. He trails Barack Obama’s former VP in national surveys and in certain states critical to his re-election hopes. … [Read more...] about Trump Advisers Wonder: ‘Is the Statue Shit Going to Work?’