2016 Election

FLORIDA: Trump +2 In New Bloomberg Poll

Yikes: A new poll puts Donald Trump ahead of Hillary Clinton by 2 percentage points in Florida, good news for the GOP nominee, whose campaign has been starved for positive headlines in recent weeks. The Manhattan billionaire leads the former secretary of state among Floridians likely to vote, 45 percent to 43 percent, according to the Bloomberg Politics poll, released ...

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Chris Cuomo Blasts Rudy Giuliani: You’re In Trumpland And Your Facts Are All Over The Place [VIDEO]

Mediaite recaps just one of this morning’s fiery exchanges: “I mean Rudy! I have looked up to you my entire life because you’re so accurate,” said Cuomo as the exchange got heated. “And all of a sudden you’re in Trumpland, and the facts are all over the place.” As Giuliani dug deeper into the rabbit hole to make his case, ...

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Hillary Issues Somber “Closing Argument” Ads [VIDEO]

Yahoo News reports: Hillary Clinton’s campaign is debuting some of her closing arguments in her campaign ads, including a spot that is narrated by Morgan Freeman. Titled “Example,” the spot contrasts Clinton’s career with that of Donald Trump, positioning it as a choice of “who will we entrust our country and their future to.” For example, the ad presents Clinton ...

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AD PANIC: GOP Drops $25M Into Senate Races

Politico reports: Republicans, on the verge of losing the Senate, are plowing a mammoth $25 million into six races in a last-ditch attempt to stop Donald Trump from dragging the entire GOP down with him. The investment from Senate Leadership Fund, a powerful super PAC with ties to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, comes as Democrats shift resources from Hillary Clinton’s ...

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NEW JERSEY: Grandmother Drops F-Bombs In Dem Attack Ad Against Anti-Gay GOP House Rep [VIDEO]

The Hill reports: Then she starts tearing into vulnerable Rep. Scott Garrett (R-N.J.). “He voted against equal pay for women. Are you f—ing kidding me?” she asks. She adds that Garrett voted against healthcare aid for 9/11 first responders — “total [expletive]” — and expressed opposition to gay congressional candidates. “Scott Garrett pulled the wool over our eyes. And I’m ...

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Right Wing Pundit Dennis Prager Goes Viral With “Corruption” Message To Immigrant Voters [VIDEO]

Right wing pundit and Trump supporter Dennis Prager has gone viral with a slickly-produced clip which calls for immigrants to vote against the “corrupt big government” policies that allegedly forced them the “flee” their home countries for the United States. Watch below. The clip, which Prager is promoting with YouTube pre-roll ads, makes no mention of Donald Trump, but judging ...

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Newt Gingrich Melts Down At Fox’s Megyn Kelly In Wild Interview: You Are Fascinated With Sex! [VIDEO]

Via BBC reports: Newt Gingrich has accused TV anchor Megyn Kelly of being “fascinated” with sex and not caring about public policy in a bizarre live interview. The Republican claimed she showed “bias” for mentioning the groping allegations against Donald Trump. Ms Kelly retorted she was not fascinated by sex but by who was going to be in the White ...

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LAUGHABLE: Kellyanne Conway Claims Trump Is “Incredibly Gracious” To Nasty Crooked Hillary [VIDEO]

The Hill reports: Donald Trump’s campaign manager Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday praised the way the GOP nominee has acted toward his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. “He’s incredibly gracious toward her,” Conway said Tuesday on CNN. “But that doesn’t mean he thinks she’d make a good president of the United States. He clearly thinks she would not. We feel she has ...

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My Latest Pride Life Column: On “Hidden” Trump Voters

My latest column has been posted to the website of Britain’s Pride Life magazine, in which I discuss the blessedly final days of the presidential campaign, Trump’s threat to LGBT rights, and the theory that there are “hidden” Trump voters. Hit the link, kittens. DISCLOSURE: Pride Life is owned by the US company that also produces InterPride’s annual US pride ...

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Trump Ends All Fundraising For GOP, Cutting Off Last Minute Dough For Critical Down-Ballot Races

The Washington Post reports: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has effectively shut down his high-dollar fundraising operation for the rest of the campaign, a highly unusual move that deals another serious blow to the GOP’s effort to finance its get-out-the-vote operation before Election Day. Steven Mnuchin, Trump’s national finance chairman, said in an interview with The Washington Post on Tuesday ...

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FLORIDA: Hispanics Boo Rubio Off The Stage [VIDEO]

NPR reports: Florida Sen. Marco Rubio got booed off a stage in Orlando on Sunday, by a crowd that was overwhelmingly Latino. It happened at Calle Orange, a street festival in downtown Orlando geared toward the city’s large Puerto Rican community. The icy reception was an indication of the challenges that Rubio, a Republican of Cuban heritage, has faced in ...

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New Hillary Ad Features Woman Denied Apartment By Trump Company Because She Is Black [VIDEO]

Via Mediaite: Meet Mae Wiggins. She is a woman of color who was told by the Trump Corporation that there were no apartments available for her to rent. When she took her suspicions that they were lying to her over to the New York Human Rights Commission, they sent a white couple, per the standard practice of the time, to ...

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Giuliani: I See Hillary In An Orange Jumpsuit [AUDIO]

CNN reports: Former New York mayor and top Trump adviser Rudy Giuliani said Tuesday that when he looks at Hillary Clinton, he sees her “in an orange jumpsuit.” Giuliani was asked by host Dom Giordano on 1210 WPHT Philadelphia radio about his experience attending the Alfred E. Smith dinner last Thursday, where Clinton and Trump both gave speeches. In her ...

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ARIZONA: New Monmouth Poll Shows Dead Heat

Politico reports: Two weeks out from Election Day and Arizona is a toss-up, according to a Monmouth University poll released Tuesday afternoon. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are deadlocked in Arizona, a state that has gone red in 15 of the last 16 presidential elections and where Trump leads by just 1 percentage point. In a four-way race, Trump tops ...

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Trump Camp Issues Unrealistic Electoral Map

NBC News scoffs: A new memo released by Donald Trump’s campaign shows how his team hopes to compete in toss-up battleground states in the waning weeks of the 2016 election. But the Trump team’s battleground map is far more optimistic than assessments by almost all outside experts, including NBC News. Trump’s campaign lists a total of 12 tossup states: Nevada, ...

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REPORT: Dems Very Likely To Take Senate Majority

The Hill reports: The nonpartisan Cook Political Report predicted on Tuesday that the Democratic Party would see a net gain of five to seven Senate seats in next month’s election, giving them a slim majority regardless of which party takes the White House. Cook said that Senate Republican candidates appeared to be doing well across the country, despite the unpopularity ...

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Fox News Guest: The White House Knows That Hillary Is Secretly Taking Performance “Boosting Drugs” [VIDEO]

Via Raw Story: How can you tell that Hillary Clinton is winning? Because Fox News is resorting to floating increasingly outlandish conspiracies about her. Case in point: On Fox & Friends on Tuesday, conservative author Ed Klein claimed that he has a source from within the White House who told him that Hillary Clinton has been taking performance-enhancing drugs to ...

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NORTH CAROLINA: Hillary +7 In New York Times Poll

The New York Times reports: No state that voted for Mitt Romney in 2012 has posed a bigger challenge for Donald J. Trump than North Carolina. He has trailed in every survey there since the first presidential debate, and he does not have a credible path to the presidency without its 15 electoral votes. A New York Times Upshot/Siena College ...

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Hannity Tells Kellyanne Conway: For Trump To Win The Electoral College He Must “Run The Table” [VIDEO]

Politico reports: Monday night, host Sean Hannity laid out an electoral college path to victory for Trump during his interview with Conway, stipulating that the real estate mogul must “run the table” in swing states in order to win. The path laid out by Hannity left out an electoral vote from Maine, prompting Conway to correct him and note that ...

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Rachel Maddow On Trump’s Poll Monitors [VIDEO]

Last night Rachel Maddow delivered a report on Donald Trump’s repeated demands for his supporters to monitor polling stations, allegedly in order to prevent voter fraud. The piece is an excellent history lesson on how the Republican Party continues to be under a court-ordered 1981 “consent decree” to prevent them from once again intimidating voters as they did in New ...

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