Tag Archives: Corey Lewandowski

Lewandowski: Trump Is Leading By Example On Vaccine

“The president has taken the shot himself. He leads by example. I don’t know what more he can do. It’s not exactly like the Biden administration is asking the president to come out and sit down at the White House. “Even if he did, I don’t know if President Trump would do that. Howie, he’s led by example! He got …

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Lewandowski Admits Trump Lost, Won’t Be Reinstated

The Guardian reports: The morning after Donald Trump returned to frontline politics with a speech in North Carolina, a close adviser poured cold water on his reported belief that he will be reinstated in the White House when it is proved Joe Biden beat him thanks to electoral fraud. Corey Lewandowski, Trump’s first campaign manager in 2016 and a loyal …

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Lewandowski: Trump’s Social Media Platform Will Be “Built From Scratch” Without Support From Amazon

“This is going to be launched in the next three to four months, and it’s going to be an interactive communication tool, whereby the president will be able to post things to it, and people will be able to repost and communicate directly with him.  “The platform that the president is building is not going to rely on Amazon, or …

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Trump Taps Lewandowski To Run His New Super PAC

Politico reports: Former President Donald Trump told political advisers Thursday that he’s chosen longtime ally Corey Lewandowski to run a yet-to-be-formed super PAC as part of his expanding post-presidential political apparatus, according to multiple people familiar with the discussion. The decision was made in a multi-hour meeting at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate on Thursday. Trump gathered his top political lieutenants, including …

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REPORT: Lewandowski Sought $1.5 Million Pardon Fee

The Atlantic reports: Soon after the November election, a business colleague of Donald Trump’s close ally Corey Lewandowski offered a whistleblower and convicted ex-banker an expensive deal: In exchange for a $300,000 fee up front—plus another $1 million if successful—the two men would push the then-president for a pardon, according to the ex-banker and an associate who heard the pitch. …

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Biden Halts Pentagon Posts For Trump Loyalists

The Washington Post reports: The Biden administration has halted an effort to install several Trump loyalists on Defense Department advisory boards, Pentagon officials said, as the new administration considers a series of unusual appointments that were made in the waning days of the Trump administration. At least temporarily, the decision affects appointees who include Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie, both …

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Lewandowski Launches PAC To Unseat Rep. Liz Cheney

Axios reports: A new political group founded by former Trump aide Corey Lewandowski is raising money to run a candidate against the third-ranking Republican in the House, Rep. Liz Cheney. Cheney’s vote to impeach Trump this month enraged his most committed supporters. Lewandowski’s group appears to be the first national GOP organization to target Wyoming’s lone House representative. Lewandowski has …

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Trump Appoints Lackeys To Pentagon Business Board

Boing Boing reports: Donald Trump and his administration have effectively enacted a purge in the Defense Department, in the last 45 days of his term. On Friday, the Pentagon announced that two of Trump’s longtime loyalists, Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie, have been appointed to the department’s Defense Business Board. Neither Lewandowski nor Bossie have any Defense experience. Or business …

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Lewandowski Is Latest Trump Insider To Test COVID+

NBC News reports: Corey Lewandowski, who has been a part of President Trump campaign’s legal challenges, has tested positive for Covid-19, a source familiar with the diagnosis tells NBC News. Lewandowski confirmed the diagnosis in text message to CNBC, saying, “I feel great.” Lewandowski is the latest person to test positive for the virus after attended last week’s Election Night …

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Lewandowski: No Need To Count After Election Night

“What the president’s real concern is and the Supreme Court has made some rulings on this, is trying to get as many votes in by Election Day as possible. We know that people can vote, we know how to count quickly, so let’s get it done. I think this election is going to be won on election night with Donald …

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Trump’s 2016 Team Warns Him About Swing States

Politico reports: David Bossie and Corey Lewandowski, two key allies and former political advisers to Donald Trump, went to the White House last week to issue him a warning: The president was slipping badly in swing states, and he needed to do something to fix it. Three days later, the Trump campaign’s political directors in Arizona and Florida — states …

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Lewandowski Attacks Joe Biden: Imagine If Trump Ever Insulted A Woman’s Looks, The Media Would Go Crazy

Contemptor reports: Referring to an incident where Biden called a woman ‘dog-faced’, Lewandowski speculated about the media reaction to Trump saying something similar. Lewandowski seems to have willfully forgotten that Trump has frequently insulted women. During the 2016 campaign, he made disparaging remarks about the looks of MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski, Republican candidate Carly Fiorina and Senator Ted Cruz’s wife. Trump …

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Lewandowski Drops Senate Plans (“I Would Have Won”)

ABC News reports: Former Trump 2016 campaign manager Corey Lewandowski announced on Twitter on Tuesday that he will not run for Senate in New Hampshire after all, saying he would put his efforts into reelecting President Trump in 2020. “After much consideration I have decided to forgo a campaign for the US Senate. While taking on a career politician from …

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Fox Host To Lewandowski: Are You Drunk Right Now?

The Hill reports: Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski was asked by a Fox Business Network host on air if he had drunk “a little merlot with dinner” and was told he sounded “a little slurry.” The interaction took place as Lewandowski appeared on the network to talk about the latest news from the ongoing impeachment inquiry by House Democrats. …

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Lewandowski Likely To Lead Trump Impeachment Team

CNN reports: Corey Lewandowski, the political operative who helped elect Donald Trump, has had conversations with White House officials in recent days about potentially taking a position inside the administration to help the President confront a looming impeachment fight. The discussions, including a Thursday afternoon meeting at the White House, reflect the growing recognition among Trump’s allies and advisers that …

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Corey Lewandowski: The Smug Assholery I Displayed During My Testimony Proves I’ll Be A Great US Senator

“I’m very, very seriously thinking about running for the United States Senate. After this week, no American citizen should have to go through what I had to go through, should never have to be disparaged or attacked the way that I was by these committee members because they didn’t like my politics. “When you attack a Trump supporter, it’s okay. …

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Dems Pressure Nadler: Hold Lewandowski In Contempt

Talking Points Memo reports: Democrats are pressuring House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) to hold Corey Lewandowski in contempt of Congress after the former Trump campaign manager stonewalled lawmakers during his testimony earlier in the week. “He operated in contempt of Congress, and yes, I believe he should be” held in contempt. “And I’ve expressed that to the chair,” …

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Lewandowski: I Don’t Have To Be Truthful To The Press

Axios has some of today’s lowlights: In a combative exchange with Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) — whom Lewandowski mockingly called President Swalwell in reference to his failed presidential bid — Lewandowski refused to read aloud from the Mueller report. Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) subsequently demanded that Lewandowski be held in contempt. Under grilling from committee counsel Barry Berke, Lewandowski would …

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LIVE VIDEO: Lewandowski Testifies Before House Panel

The New York Times reports: Democrats investigating whether to recommend that the House impeach President Trump will take turns on Tuesday publicly questioning one of his most outspoken supporters: Corey Lewandowski. Mr. Trump’s former campaign manager and continued confidant, Mr. Lewandowski was enlisted in an ultimately unsuccessful scheme by the president in the summer of 2017 to significantly curtail the …

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Trump Orders Corey Lewandowski To Dummy-Up At Impeachment Hearing, Bars Two Aides From Testifying

Reuters reports: Corey Lewandowski, President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager and close confidant, is due to testify in Congress on Tuesday despite a White House effort to prevent him from talking about Trump’s alleged efforts to impede the federal probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Late on Monday, the White House instructed Lewandowski not to discuss conversations …

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