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Tom Cotton defends Trump refusal to commit to peaceful transfer of power

Sunday  18:00,   27 september 2020

The president shook Washington last week when he declined multiple times to commit to a peaceful transition."We've been transferring the office of the presidency from one person to the next since 1796," Cotton (R-Ark.) said Sunday to CNN's Jake... >>>

Pelosi slams Republicans for trying to 'undo' Affordable Care Act through Trump Supreme Court nominee

Sunday  18:00,   27 september 2020

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) slammed Republicans for trying to "undo" the Affordable Care Act by rushing a confirmation vote for Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump's pick to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.Democrats are seeking to make... >>>

Trump renews call for pre-debate 'drug test'

Sunday  18:00,   27 september 2020

President Trump on Sunday renewed his call for he and his Democratic presidential opponent Joe Biden to be tested for drugs before the upcoming debate between the two candidates. Trump, who has sought to make Biden's age and mental agility an... >>>

Trump Says Amy Coney Barrett's Philosophy Is Similar to Scalia's in Applying the 'Law as Written'

Sunday  17:31,   27 september 2020

"Mostly, I'm looking for somebody that can interpret the Constitution as written," Trump said.Trump formally nominated Barrett on Saturday. During the announcement, the president described the judge as "one of our nation's most brilliant and... >>>

Biden is 'aggressively' preparing for first debate against Trump

Sunday  17:30,   27 september 2020

Joe Biden has been aggressively preparing for the first presidential debate with mock sessions that feature a senior adviser playing the role of Donald Trump as the president forgoes formal preparation. Though Biden's team believes the significance... >>>

Sen. Mike Lee argues Barrett confirmation shouldn't hinge on single issue

Sunday  17:25,   27 september 2020

Utah Sen. Mike Lee appeared on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday, September 27. "You know, only time can tell what will happen to any one precedent," Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, who supports her Supreme Court nomination, said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday.... >>>

Nancy Pelosi says Trump is in a 'hurry' to confirm Barrett so she can partake in Obamacare case

Sunday  17:25,   27 september 2020

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that President Donald Trump is in a "hurry" to confirm his Supreme Court nominee so that the conservative jurist can participate in a highly consequential Obamacare case the court is set to hear days after the... >>>

Joe Biden says Trump is like the Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels

Sunday  17:25,   27 september 2020

The Democratic nominee compared the president to Joseph Goebbels, who masterminded Hitler's propaganda machine.The Democratic presidential nominee told MSNBC's Stephanie Ruhle that the president was "sort of like Goebbels," referring to Hitler's >>>

What Joe Biden and Donald Trump must do for success in first debate

Sunday  17:25,   27 september 2020

Each must make the case to voters on difficult issues.In a broader sense, success for Joe Biden will in large measure be based on his ability to articulate a positive agenda of change, which includes a comprehensive message on jobs, workers, and... >>>

Stabenow congratulates Coney Barrett, says she'll vote against her over health care

Sunday  17:25,   27 september 2020

Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) said Sunday that she would not support Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, because it would "be the vote that takes away health care for millions of Americans.""Fox News Sunday" guest... >>>

Opinion: Donald Trump's biggest challenge comes on Tuesday

Sunday  17:06,   27 september 2020

"A week is a long time in politics." That aphorism, usually attributed to the late British prime minister Harold Wilson, applied to a week in which President Donald Trump appointed a judge to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg, refused to commit to a... >>>

Biden Maintains Lead Over Trump Who Has Never Maintained Majority Approval Ratings From Voters

Sunday  17:06,   27 september 2020

Biden has a 54-44 percent advantage over the president, although voters still trust Trump more with key issue of economy.Booker: Republicans 'can't say one thing and do... >>>

GOP online donor platform offering supporters 'Notorious A.C.B.' shirts

Sunday  17:06,   27 september 2020

Republican grassroots fundraising group WinRed is getting heat online after offering donors t-shirts referring to President Trump's new conservative Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, as the "Notorious A.C.B."The National Republican... >>>

Dwayne Johnson backs Biden in first public presidential endorsement

Sunday  17:05,   27 september 2020

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson endorsed Democratic nominee Joe Biden Sunday morning, calling the November election "critical.""I've got friends in all parties, but the one thing we can always agree on is the conversation and the dialogue, and where... >>>

Interest in presidential election hits near-record high: poll

Sunday  17:05,   27 september 2020

Interest in this year's presidential election has hit a near-record high for this point in the election cycle, according to a national poll released Sunday. The Washington Post-ABC News poll determined that nearly six in 10 registered voters -... >>>