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Daily Archives: August 29, 2016

Sanders Rejects Latest EpiPen Discount Move as Inadequate

Former Democratic presidential contender Sen. Bernie Sanders criticized pharmaceutical company Mylan for raising the cost of their EpiPens to over $600 for a pack of two. The Hill reports: Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is denouncing the maker of EpiPens for … Read More

Trump’s Popularity with African-American Voters Polling at Zero

“The Rachel Maddow Show” previewed a new poll by Public Policy Polling, which shows Donald Trump gaining a 0% favorability rating from African American voters, with a 3 point margin of error. The Hill reports: Public Policy Polling released a … Read More

Poll: Majority of GOP Voters Wish They Chose Another Presidential Nominee

HuffPost/YouGov released a poll Monday, showing the majority of GOP votes would have voted for either Ted Cruz (R-Texas) or Marco Rubio (R-Florida) if they could redo the primaries. The Hill reports: A majority of Republicans wish they had selected … Read More

Trump: Kaepernick Should Find Another Country

After NFL player Colin Kaepernick refused to stand for the national anthem in protest against racism, Donald Trump stated in an interview on “The Dori Monson Show” that Kaepernick “should find a country that works better for him.” The Hill … Read More

Trump to Campaign in Front of Black Audience in Detroit

Presidential candidate Donald Trump will be campaigning in Detroit over the long weekend in order to appeal to African American voters. The Hill reports: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump plans to campaign over the Labor Day weekend in front a … Read More

US to Hit Syrian Refugee Target, Despite Backlash

National Security Advisor Susan Rice stated Monday that the Obama Administration’s target of providing refuge to 10,000 Syrian migrants was met that afternoon. The Hill reports: The Obama administration will hit its target for bringing 10,000 Syrian refugees into the … Read More

Cooper, Kelly Top Picks to Moderate Debates

The Morning Consult poll, released Monday, has chosen the top two individuals to moderate the Presidential debates: Anderson Cooper from CNN, and Megyn Kelly from Fox News. The Hill reports: CNN’s Anderson Cooper and Fox News’s Megyn Kelly are the top … Read More

Joe Scarborough Labels Trump ‘Amnesty Don’

Former Congressman Joe Scarborough, one of the hosts of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe”, referred to Donald Trump as the “Amnesty Don” on Monday, due to the Presidential candidate’s views on illegal immigration. The Hill reports: MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough on Monday hit … Read More

Clinton Outlines Plans for Mental Health Reform

Hillary Clinton stated on Monday the importance of understanding, recognizing, and treating mental health, vowing to make it a prioritized issue of her administration, should she win the Presidency. The Hill reports: Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is vowing to make … Read More

Giuliani Rips Beyoncé over VMAs Performance

Former New York Mayor Rudy Guliani excoriated Beyoncé for her MTV Video Music Awards performance due to its theme of gun violence and the recent killing of African Americans by police officers. Politico reports: Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani reacted … Read More