2020 Election (page 34)

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    Even CNN panel raises questions about Biden

    David Rutz writes for the Washington Free Beacon about a mainstream media outlet’s concerns regarding the Democratic presidential front-runner. A CNN panel criticized former vice president Joe Biden on Monday for using former president Barack Obama as a crutch on the campaign trail. Biden has repeatedly invoked Obama’s…
    Mitch Kokai, July 10, 2019
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    Biden’s past comes back to bite him: Flipping out over busing edition

    Brent Scher of the Washington Free Beacon details another piece of Joe Biden’s past that the Democratic presidential front-runner might like to forget. Former vice president Joe Biden exploded at a Democratic Senate colleague for blocking anti-busing legislation in the Judiciary Committee, calling him a “dirty bastard” and…
    Mitch Kokai, July 9, 2019
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    Justin Amash and Trump’s re-election

    John Fund asks at National Review Online whether U.S. Rep. Justin Amash’s defection from the Republican Party could cost President Trump his re-election. Now that Representative Justin Amash has left the Republican party, he’ll be getting some calls asking whether he plans to run for president in 2020.
    Mitch Kokai, July 9, 2019
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    Dems on the economy: Please move along, there’s nothing to see here

    Byron York of the Washington Examiner identifies a key challenge for Democratic presidential candidates. The president’s Democratic 2020 challengers face a daunting problem: Unless there is a serious economic downturn, the answer to the are-you-better-off question will work in the president’s favor, not his opponent’s. The unemployment rate,…
    Mitch Kokai, July 8, 2019
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    The impact of Harris’ attack on Biden

    Thomas Lifson of the American Thinker questions Kamala Harris’ decision to attack fellow Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden in their first high-profile debate. Kamala Harris is scary in her pathological ambition, moral flexibility, comfort with deception, and sheer ruthlessness. She may have erred in prematurely exposing those traits…
    Mitch Kokai, July 8, 2019
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    The stock market and Trump’s electoral prospects

    Andrew Bary writes for Barron’s that the stock market might be pointing toward re-election for President Trump. Love him or hate him, President Donald Trump has been good for the stock market. The S&P 500 index has returned nearly 50% since his surprise election victory in 2016, and…
    Mitch Kokai, July 8, 2019
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    York handicaps Democratic field

    As we celebrate the July 4 holiday, Byron York of the Washington Examiner is taking stock of the Democratic presidential candidates. There have now been five national polls since the first Democratic presidential primary debate. Together, the surveys, conducted by ABC News/Washington Post, Quinnipiac, CNN, The Hill/Harris, and…
    Mitch Kokai, July 4, 2019
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    Biden as hothead

    David Krayden of the Daily Caller highlights another attack on Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden. Former Vice President Joe Biden may appear to promote an easy-going public image, but it’s reportedly a front to hide an explosive temper that frequently manifests itself in emotional outbursts. In a New…
    Mitch Kokai, July 4, 2019