2020 Election (page 35)

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    Media double standard on display with Biden and Kavanaugh

    Mollie Hemingway of the Federalist explains how major media outlets can make amends for a major failure in the recent past. Coverage of the Joe Biden sexual assault allegation definitively shows that the media protect political allies who are accused of sexual assault and attempt to destroy those…
    Mitch Kokai, April 17, 2020
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    A Biden-led ‘national unity’ government wouldn’t work

    Conrad Black explains at National Review Online why one New York Times columnist misses the mark in his latest proposal for Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden. Tom Friedman, the amiable but compulsively mistaken columnist of the New York Times, has produced a proposal for Joe Biden to nominate…
    Mitch Kokai, April 17, 2020
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    With much of the N.C. economy shut down in connection with government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many observers are wondering what that economy will look like once the public health crisis subsides. Amy Cooke ponders that issue during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Closed…
    Mitch Kokai, April 17, 2020
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    Biden’s appeal to young voters falls short

    Ryan Girdusky writes for the Washington Examiner about one of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden‘s chief challenges. The youth vote is a pillar of the modern Democratic Party coalition. It was essential for former President Barack Obama’s 2008 and 2012 victories, and to Hillary Clinton earning a plurality…
    Mitch Kokai, April 16, 2020
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    Trump and the COVID-19 economy: Will voters give him a pass?

    David Drucker of the Washington Examiner looks into the potential impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the November election. The coronavirus has transformed President Trump’s reelection bid into an uncertain economic recovery mission, but Republican strategists believe it is a political challenge he can overcome if people have…
    Mitch Kokai, April 15, 2020
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    Biden’s ideas for reopening America critiqued

    Andrea Widburg of the American Thinker has nothing nice to say about the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee. If Joe Biden weren’t such a corrupt, dissolute, politically vicious man, one might feel sorry for him as he simultaneously battles irrelevance and dementia while locked away in his home in…
    Mitch Kokai, April 14, 2020
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    Biden’s VP choice scrutinized

    Jon Levine devotes a New York Post column to presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s choice of a running mate. Biden, at age 77, would be the oldest president ever elected should he triumph in November, making the vice president pick more important than ever. “I think he’s…
    Mitch Kokai, April 13, 2020
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    Bernie dropped out but still beat Biden?

    John Daniel Davidson of the Federalist argues that the last major candidate to drop out of the Democratic presidential primary race actually won the contest. Sanders might have lost the battle for the Democratic nomination to Biden, but he won the war for the future of the Democratic…
    Mitch Kokai, April 10, 2020