Politics

Hillary +8 Nationwide In New CNN Poll Of Polls

CNN reports: Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is leading her Republican rival Donald Trump by eight points among likely voters, according to the most recent CNN Poll of Polls, released Monday. The poll average shows Clinton has 47% of support from likely voters, Trump at 39% support, Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson with 7% and Green Party nominee Jill Stein getting …

Read More »

John Oliver On Third Parties [VIDEO]

Vulture recaps: There’s no denying that both major party presidential nominees have their drawbacks: One is considered by many to be too rehearsed and hard to relate to, while the other is a liar, alleged serial sexual predator, and definite racist. So it’s possible to feel sympathetic toward those undecided voters — though maybe not Ken Bone anymore — and …

Read More »

Trump: Hillary’s Animals Bombed That GOP Office

Durham’s ABC affiliate reports: Donald Trump has commented on the firebombing of a North Carolina country Republican Party headquarters, blaming the incident on “animals representing Hillary Clinton.” “Animals representing Hillary Clinton and Dems in North Carolina just firebombed our office in Orange County because we are winning,” Trump posted to Twitter on Sunday evening. Hillsborough police are investigating after the …

Read More »

North Carolina GOP Office Destroyed By Suspected Firebomb: “Nazi Republicans Get Out Of Town Or Else”

The Charlotte Observer reports: Hillsborough police are investigating an apparent firebombing of the Orange County Republican headquarters, an incident that one state GOP official called an act of “political terrorism.” Police say the incident occurred when a bottle of flammable liquid was thrown through the front window of the office on Ja-Max Dr. “The office itself is a total loss,” …

Read More »

Newt Gingrich: The American People Chose Trump But 20 TV Executives Are Rigging The Election [VIDEO]

ABC News reports: Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich stood by Republican nominee Donald Trump’s claim that the election is being “rigged,” blaming what he calls “the unending one-sided assault of the news media” on the GOP candidate. “Without the unending one-sided assault of the news media, Trump would be beating Hillary Clinton by 15 points,” Gingrich told ABC News’ Martha …

Read More »

Hillary +11 Nationwide In New NBC/WSJ Poll

NBC News reports: Hillary Clinton is ahead of Donald Trump by double digits with just over three weeks until Election Day, according to a new national NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll conducted entirely after the second presidential debate. In a four-way race, Democrat Clinton holds an 11-point lead over Republican Trump among likely voters, 48 percent to 37 percent, with …

Read More »

Trump: Unfunny SNL Is Doing A Hit Job On Me [VIDEO]

The Washington Post reports: Donald Trump has generally had a pretty good sense of humor about how “Saturday Night Live” has portrayed him — even when it has been hugely unflattering. He didn’t even have much to say when SNL called his supporters racist multiple times on the same show, for example. But no more. After this weekend’s show, SNL …

Read More »

Anti-Trump Super PAC Demands That FBI Investigate Roger Stone For Cyber-Terrorism And Treason

Just in via press release: The Democratic Coalition Against Trump lodged a complaint for cyber-terrorism and treason against Roger Stone and the Trump campaign for their likely involvement with WikiLeaks, and working with a foreign government to influence American elections. Stone had fair warning before the most recent emails were released, and predicted back in August that Podesta would be …

Read More »

The Simpsons Riffs On Trump/Putin [VIDEO]

The Huffington Post recaps: “The Simpsons” takes aim at GOP nominee Donald Trump’s reportedly cozy relationship with Russian president Vladimir Putin in a new web short. Homer Simpson is about to vote for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton at the polls when he becomes suspicious of a Red Sox fan in front of him in line. “Good businessman, never sleeps. Doesn’t …

Read More »

WATERGATE 2016: Clinton Campaign Accuses Donald Trump Of Colluding With Russia To Hack Their Emails

Politico reports: Four decades after five men broke into the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate, Hillary Clinton’s campaign is trying to frame the hacking of her campaign manager’s email as a repeat of the most famous political scandal in American history – and to directly implicate Donald Trump. “What did Trump know, and when did he know it?” …

Read More »

WISCONSIN: Paul Ryan Speaks For 20 Minutes Without Naming Trump, Says Vote For Who You Want [VIDEO]

TIME reports: House Speaker Paul Ryan just talked to college Republicans about the 2016 election without mentioning Donald Trump’s name a single time. In a 20-minute speech in Madison, Wis., the nation’s top ranking Republican made only glancing references to the nominee of his own party, noted that he “doesn’t blame” voters who want to sit out the election and …

Read More »

Obama Rips Into Crybaby Trump: He’s Complaining About The Ref Before The Game’s Even Done [VIDEO]

ABC News reports: With polls showing a neck-and-neck presidential race in the bellwether state of Ohio, President Obama spent the brunt of his time during a rally in Cleveland today poking fun at Donald Trump for his temperament and complaints of a “rigged system” after a week of bad headlines. “He seems to be in the middle of the game …

Read More »

Pence: Ignore The Polls Because On Election Day The American People Will Rise Up For Trump [VIDEO]

“I think Donald Trump has made a connection to the frustrations and the aspirations of everyday Americans like no one in my lifetime since Ronald Reagan. When you see, against this avalanche, present company excepted here at Fox News, but this avalanche of negative media coverage that goes chasing after every potential, every potential negative story about Donald Trump every …

Read More »

Hillary +7 Nationwide In New FOX NEWS Poll

Fox News reports: Hillary Clinton’s lead over Donald Trump has increased to seven points, as more than half of voters say he is not qualified to be president. That’s according to a just-released national Fox News Poll of likely voters. Clinton receives 45 percent to Trump’s 38 percent. Libertarian Gary Johnson is at 7 percent and Green Party candidate Jill …

Read More »

White House Warns Trump: Don’t Attack FLOTUS

Politico reports: In his latest, and perhaps most vehement campaign tirade, Donald Trump held his fire when it came to first lady Michelle Obama. And the White House suggested Thursday that Trump should continue to steer clear of the president’s wife, suggesting that an unprecedented attack on the first lady is a surefire way for the GOP nominee’s standing to …

Read More »

Michelle Obama Eviscerates Trump In Rousing Speech: This Is Not How Any President Should Behave [VIDEO]

NPR reports: First Lady Michelle Obama gave a rousing, lengthy speech Thursday, hammering Donald Trump for vulgar comments he has made about women. Campaigning for Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire, Obama also addressed new allegations that Trump inappropriately touched women. “It has shaken me to my core in a way that I couldn’t have predicted,” Obama said about Trump’s comments, …

Read More »

BATTLE/GROUNDED: Hillary +6 In New Florida Poll

The Hill reports: Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 6 points in the swing state of Florida, a new poll released Thursday shows. Among likely voters in Florida, Clinton leads Trump 49 percent to 43 percent, with another 7 percent undecided, according to the survey conducted by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative. The Democratic presidential nominee …

Read More »

The Salt Lake Tribune Endorses Hillary

Whoa. From the editorial board of the Salt Lake Tribune: It is time to get serious. It has been amusing, to a degree, to watch the circus that was the Republican primary process struggle and fuss and finally produce such a disappointment to be its presidential nominee. And there is no question that there are many Americans who feel lost …

Read More »

The Washington Post Endorses Hillary

From the editorial board of the Washington Post: In the gloom and ugliness of this political season, one encouraging truth is often overlooked: There is a well-qualified, well-prepared candidate on the ballot. Hillary Clinton has the potential to be an excellent president of the United States, and we endorse her without hesitation. In a moment, we will explain our confidence. …

Read More »

NEW YORK: GOP State Senate Candidate Vows To Bring KFC And Watermelons To Harlem Event [VIDEO]

NBC News reports: A candidate for New York State Senate has sparked a firestorm in Harlem after telling NBC 4 New York’s I-Team he was planning to hand out “Kool Aid, KFC and watermelons” at a campaign event in the primarily black community. Jon Girodes, the Republican candidate for New York’s 30th District in the November election, used the racially …

Read More »