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Biden: I never talked to son Hunter about overseas business dealings – USA TODAY

Saturday, September 21, 2019

CLOSE The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee says President Trump’s attack on a whistleblower who alerted intelligence officials to a serious and urgent matter is “disturbing.” (Sept. 20) AP Domestic DES MOINES, Ia. — Former Vice President Joe Biden said Saturday he hasn’t spoken to his son Hunter Biden about his overseas businesses while forcefully calling again for an investigation into President Donald Trump’s July phone call with Ukraine’s president….

Joe Biden Has Tense Exchange Over L.G.B.T.Q. Record – The New York Times

Saturday, September 21, 2019

The focus on candidates’ past departures from contemporary progressive politics stemmed in large part from the lack of daylight between most of the major candidates on issues of L.G.B.T.Q. equality: nearly all back banning conversion therapy for minors; rolling back the spread of rules that allow religious businesses to decline serving L.G.B.T.Q. customers; and ending the Trump administration transgender military ban. Most have promised to pass the Equality Act, legislation…

Manhunt underway for a suspect in the shooting of a Chicago police officer – CNN

Saturday, September 21, 2019

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Cokie Roberts Was A Trailblazing Political Journalist And A Great Friend – NPR

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Cokie Roberts makes a speech at the Buell Theatre in Denver. Hyoung Chang/Denver Post via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Hyoung Chang/Denver Post via Getty Images Cokie Roberts makes a speech at the Buell Theatre in Denver. Hyoung Chang/Denver Post via Getty Images Cokie Roberts was fierce and funny, hard-nosed and kindhearted. She was steeped in politics, as the daughter of two Louisiana pols, Hale and Lindy Boggs, and…

Donna Brazile says 2020 ‘not the end’ for Booker, urges Dems to focus on whistleblower report – Fox News

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Video Cory Booker sends memo to staff saying his presidential campaign may be ending soon Sen. Cory Booker’s staff has been put on notice that he has until the end of September 2019 to raise $2 million or he will be dropping out of the race; former DNC Chair Donna Brazile reacts. Fox News contributor Donna Brazile commented on Sen. Cory Booker’s campaign troubles and cautioned against Democrats pursuing impeachment, telling “Fox…

Gregg Jarrett: The Trump whistleblower may not be a whistleblower at all – Fox News

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Video Trump slams ‘partisan’ whistleblower complaint, says ‘somebody’ should investigate Biden The president defends his conversations with world leaders and blasts Joe Biden’s ‘disgraceful’ statement on Ukraine during an Oval Office meeting with Australian PM Scott Morrison. The latest media mass hysteria over a whistleblower’s complaint that, according to FoxNews.com “reportedly involved allegations President Trump made a troubling and unspecified ‘promise’ to a foreign leader,” is based on precious little information.  That…

Giuliani Revels in Another Cable Dust-up Defending Trump – The New York Times

Saturday, September 21, 2019

It was reminiscent of an appearance Mr. Giuliani made on Fox News last year, when he disclosed that Mr. Trump had reimbursed Michael D. Cohen, his longtime personal lawyer, for a $130,000 payment Mr. Cohen made to keep a pornographic film star named Stormy Daniels from going public with her story of an affair with the future President of the United States. At the time, people close to Mr. Giuliani…

Next one out? Booker memo warns he may not be in 2020 race ‘much longer’ – NBC News

Saturday, September 21, 2019

WASHINGTON — Sen. Cory Booker must raise nearly $2 million in the next 10 days or the presidential candidate has no “legitimate long-term path forward,” according to a memo to staff from the campaign manager obtained by NBC News. The struggling candidate’s campaign manager, Addisu Demissie, warned that after weaker-than-expected fundraising in the early part of September, the campaign needs to rake in another $1.7 million before the last day…

Peter Schweizer says Hunter Biden worked in Ukraine despite lacking credentials: ‘What is he being paid for?’ – Fox News

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Video Peter Schweizer on Hunter Biden’s Ukraine connections New questions surround Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s son and his ties to the Ukraine; insight from investigative reporter Peter Schweizer, author of ‘Secret Empires,’ and Fox News legal analyst Gregg Jarrett, author of ‘Witch Hunt: The Story of the Greatest Mass Delusion in American Political History.’ Author Peter Schweizer on Friday night addressed the questions surrounding Hunter Biden’s involvement with a Ukrainian natural…

Peter Schweizer says Hunter Biden worked in Ukraine despite lacking credentials: ‘What is he being paid for?’ – Fox News

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Video Peter Schweizer on Hunter Biden’s Ukraine connections New questions surround Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s son and his ties to the Ukraine; insight from investigative reporter Peter Schweizer, author of ‘Secret Empires,’ and Fox News legal analyst Gregg Jarrett, author of ‘Witch Hunt: The Story of the Greatest Mass Delusion in American Political History.’ Author Peter Schweizer on Friday night addressed the questions surrounding Hunter Biden’s involvement with a Ukrainian natural…

Peter Schweizer says Hunter Biden worked in Ukraine despite lacking credentials: ‘What is he being paid for?’ – Fox News

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Video Peter Schweizer on Hunter Biden’s Ukraine connections New questions surround Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s son and his ties to the Ukraine; insight from investigative reporter Peter Schweizer, author of ‘Secret Empires,’ and Fox News legal analyst Gregg Jarrett, author of ‘Witch Hunt: The Story of the Greatest Mass Delusion in American Political History.’ Author Peter Schweizer on Friday night addressed the questions surrounding Hunter Biden’s involvement with a Ukrainian natural…

Pentagon will deploy US forces to the Middle East after attack on Saudi Arabia oil facilities – CNBC

Saturday, September 21, 2019

‘I’m actually excited’ about the iPhone’s prospects in China, Jim… “Sure, the trade war’s taking its toll on business … it’s just not taking its toll where it was supposed to,” Jim Cramer says. Mad Money with Jim Cramerread more

Officials: Tour bus crash near national park in Utah kills 4 – 10TV

Saturday, September 21, 2019

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A tour bus carrying tourists crashed near a national park in southern Utah, killing at least four people and critically injuring up to 15 others, authorities said Friday. The morning wreck near Bryce Canyon National Park, known for its distinctive landscape of narrow red rock spires, left 12 to 15 people with “very critical injuries,” the Utah Highway Patrol said on Twitter. The…

The US just signed an agreement that could send asylum seekers back to El Salvador – Vox.com

Saturday, September 21, 2019

The Trump administration signed an agreement Friday allowing it to require migrants who pass through El Salvador to seek asylum there rather than in the US, another potential hurdle for Central Americans arriving at the US southern border. The White House has also ordered the Department of Homeland Security to secure a similar agreement with Honduras by October 1, Hamed Aleaziz of Buzzfeed News reported. The agreement with El Salvador…

How Hong Kong’s Unrest Is Spilling Onto N.Y. Campuses – The New York Times

Saturday, September 21, 2019

A vast majority of Chinese students consume their news via WeChat, a popular messaging platform in China that the government censors and surveils — so much so that some have said their accounts were shut down for sharing information about the protests. But by living in the West, students from mainland China are exposed to media that present a different side of the story. Some say they’re trying to make…

Biden calls for release of Trump’s phone call with Ukraine – POLITICO

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden. | Sean Rayford/Getty Images 2020 elections By MATTHEW CHOI 09/20/2019 07:00 PM EDT Joe Biden on Friday called on President Donald Trump to make public a July phone call at the center of a report that Trump pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to find dirt on the Democratic presidential candidate’s family. “If these reports are true, then there is truly no bottom to President Trump’s…

Biden calls for release of Trump’s phone call with Ukraine – POLITICO

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden. | Sean Rayford/Getty Images 2020 elections By MATTHEW CHOI 09/20/2019 07:00 PM EDT Joe Biden on Friday called on President Donald Trump to make public a July phone call at the center of a report that Trump pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to find dirt on the Democratic presidential candidate’s family. “If these reports are true, then there is truly no bottom to President Trump’s…

Biden calls for release of Trump’s phone call with Ukraine – POLITICO

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden. | Sean Rayford/Getty Images 2020 elections By MATTHEW CHOI 09/20/2019 07:00 PM EDT Joe Biden on Friday called on President Donald Trump to make public a July phone call at the center of a report that Trump pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to find dirt on the Democratic presidential candidate’s family. “If these reports are true, then there is truly no bottom to President Trump’s…

Trump Sends Troops To Middle East After Attack On Saudi Oil Facilities – NPR

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Workers fix the damage in the Aramco’s Khurais oil field in Saudi Arabia, Sept. 20, 2019, after it was hit during Sept. 14 attack the U.S. alleges Iran carried out. Amr Nabil/AP hide caption toggle caption Amr Nabil/AP Workers fix the damage in the Aramco’s Khurais oil field in Saudi Arabia, Sept. 20, 2019, after it was hit during Sept. 14 attack the U.S. alleges Iran carried out. Amr Nabil/AP…

Trump on whistleblower complaint: Focus should be on Biden instead | TheHill – The Hill

Friday, September 20, 2019

President TrumpDonald John TrumpMarine unit in Florida reportedly pushing to hold annual ball at Trump property Giuliani clashes with CNN’s Cuomo, calls him a ‘sellout’ and the ‘enemy’ Giuliani says ‘of course’ he asked Ukraine to look into Biden seconds after denying it MORE on Friday dismissed growing scrutiny over a whistleblower complaint that reportedly raised concerns about a conversation he had with a Ukrainian leader, saying the focus should…