Trump Threatened to Sue His Campaign Manager Over Sliding Poll Numbers

President Donald Trump threatened his campaign manager Brad Parscale with a lawsuit over recent poll numbers indicating he is losing support over his response to the coronavirus pandemic. The information came from three individuals familiar with the matter who spoke to CNN. read more

Joe Biden: I Can Win Florida Because “They’ve Had a Good Dose” of Trump

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Joe Biden believes he can win Florida because voters there have had enough of President Donald Trump. The presumptive Democratic presidential candidate leads Trump in some polls of the Sunshine State.

The former Vice President spoke to CBS4 Miami’s Jim DeFede about Democrats’ chances if picking up the crucial swing state. read more

Trump: “I Never Even Thought of Changing the Date of the Election”

President Donald Trump has pushed back against his Democratic opponent Joe Biden’s previous assertion that he would delay the November election.

“I never even thought of changing the date of the election,” Trump said during yesterday’s coronavirus press briefing. “Why would I?” he added, referring to the date of the election, November 3, as “a good number.” read more

Nancy Pelosi Endorses Joe Biden for President

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) has officially endorsed Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic nominee, in his bid for the presidency.

“Today, I am proud to endorse Joe Biden for President of the United States because he will be an extraordinary President. He knows how to get the job done,” she said in a video, saying Biden is “a leader with the humility to seek expertise and science, and the confidence to act upon it.” read more

Stacey Abrams Would Be “Willing to Serve” If Picked to Be Biden’s VP

Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams says she would be “willing to serve” if Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic nominee, picks her to be his running mate.

“As a young black girl growing up in Mississippi, I learned that if I didn’t speak up for myself no one else would,” Abrams told “Meet the Press” host Chuck Todd. “I was raised to tell the truth, so when I’m asked a question, I answer it as directly and honestly as I can. So my mission is to say out loud, if I’m asked the question: Yes, I would be willing to serve.” read more

Biden Warns Trump Will Try to Delay The Election

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Former Vice President Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic nominee in this year’s general election, says President Donald Trump may want to delay it.

“Mark my words: I think he is gonna try to kick back the election somehow, come up with some rationale why it can’t be held,” Biden said at a virtual fundraiser. read more

Joe Biden: Trump Should Be ‘Working Around the Clock’ as the Economy ‘Sheds Millions of Jobs’

Joe Biden thinks the President should be working 24/7 as the U.S. unemployment rate continues to rise. The former vice president accused Donald Trump of doing nothing.

Unemployment claims have risen to around 26.5 million following reports today that a further 4.4 million people filed for assistance. This figure is unprecedented. read more

Joe Biden: I’d Have Michelle Obama As My Running Mate ‘In a Heartbeat’

Joe Biden would choose Michelle Obama as his running mate, the former Vice President has said. He’s already promised to pick a woman for the number two slot.

Biden spoke to John Delano of Pittsburgh CBS  radio station KDKA on Monday about his campaign. read more

Study Finds Vote-by-Mail Doesn’t Benefit One Party More Than Another, Striking Down GOP Talking Point

President Donald Trump and Republicans have repeatedly disparaged vote-by-mail options in response to criticisms from voting rights advocates who’ve expressed safety concerns during the coronavirus pandemic. read more

Lindsey Graham’s Democratic Challenger Has Outraised Him in South Carolina Senate Race

Jamie Harrison, a South Carolina Democrat who is challenging incumbent Republican Senator Lindsey Graham for his Senate seat, has outraised him during the first quarter of 2020.

Harrison raised more than $7.3 million in the first quarter of the year. He’d previously raised $3.5 million in the final quarter of 2019. Graham, by contrast, raised $5.6 million. The Federal Election Commission (FEC) required candidates to file their fundraising reports for the first quarter, which ended on March 31, by midnight Wednesday. read more

Alan Dershowitz: Republicans Won’t Cancel 2020 Election Because It Would Risk Making Bernie Sanders President

Conservative legal scholar Alan Dershowitz has written a bizarre op-ed warning Republicans not to cancel the November elections. The former Harvard professor says doing so could result in a Bernie Sanders presidency. read more

Joe Biden Tears into Donald Trump: “Nothing Is His Fault. Nothing Is His Responsibility”

Joe Biden took the President to task on Thursday for his handling of the Coronavirus. The former vice president was incredulous at Donald Trump’s recent behavior.

The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee spoke to MSNBC’s Morning Joe program along with his wife, Dr. Jill Biden. read more

Stacey Abrams on Joe Biden: “I Would Be an Excellent Running Mate”

Stacey Abrams, who became a political darling among Democrats following her Georgia gubernatorial campaign, says she would feel “honored” if chosen to be Joe Biden’s running mate in his campaign for the presidency. read more

Elizabeth Warren Endorses Joe Biden for President

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has officially endorsed former vice president Joe Biden’s campaign for the presidency.

“Empathy matters. And, in this moment of crisis, it’s more important than ever that the next president restores Americans’ faith in good, effective government,” Warren says. read more

“It’s Better Now Than When Obama Was in Office,” Says Kanye West

Rapper Kanye West came to President Donald Trump’s defense in an interview with GQ, saying that life has improved with him in office.

“I buy real estate,” West said. “It’s better now than when Obama was in office. They don’t teach you in school about buying property. They teach you how to become somebody’s property.” read more

Biden on Trump: “I Am Not Running for Office to Be King of America”

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden criticized President Donald Trump after the latter claimed he is an “absolute authority.”

“I am not running for office to be King of America. I respect the Constitution. I’ve read the Constitution. I’ve sworn an oath to it many times,” Biden, the presumptive nominee, wrote on Twitter. “I respect the great job so many of this country’s governors — Democratic and Republican — are doing under these horrific circumstances.” read more

Michelle Obama and Her Organization Throw Support Behind Vote-by-Mail Amid Pandemic

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Former First Lady Michelle Obama and her voting rights group When We All Vote have thrown their support behind vote-by-mail options amid the coronavirus pandemic.

“There is nothing partisan about striving to live up to the promise of our country; making the democracy we all cherish more accessible; and protecting our neighbors, friends and loved ones as they participate in this cornerstone of American life,” she said in a statement provided to Axios. read more

Biden Leads As Trump Flops As A Wartime President

A new poll shows that Trump's efforts to make himself into wartime president has flopped as Joe Biden leads him in the 2020 presidential race.