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CNN’s Jake Tapper thanks Trump for ‘exposing’ Republicans who supported Texas’ ‘undemocratic, un-American, mendacious joke of a lawsuit’

The CNN anchor Jake Tapper didn’t mince words Sunday as he offered a blistering assessment of Texas’ lawsuit seeking to overturn the US election. Tapper thanked President Donald Trump for “exposing” which Republicans were willing to back the effort, which Tapper described as an “insane,” “clownish,” and “mendacious joke” of […]
CNN’s Jake Tapper thanks Trump for ‘exposing’ Republicans who supported Texas’ ‘undemocratic, un-American, mendacious joke of a lawsuit’
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While Trump incites his supporters with claims of fraud, Republicans privately insist he lost the election and will leave power, CNN’s Jake Tapper says

Republicans privately told CNN that their public refusal to acknowledge that President-elect Joe Biden won the election “is all part of walking President Trump through this process emotionally.” According to CNN anchor Jake Tapper, elected Republicans insist that there will be “a peaceful transition of power to the Biden-Harris administration […]
While Trump incites his supporters with claims of fraud, Republicans privately insist he lost the election and will leave power, CNN’s Jake Tapper says
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2020 candidate Julian Castro blasts Bernie Sanders over slavery reparations

Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro took a swipe at Bernie Sanders over not backing reparations for descendants of slaves. Castro also criticised Sanders’ other policy positions, suggesting his solutions were to “write a big check.” Sanders had previously said he would not entertain financial compensation for slavery descendants, but would […]
2020 candidate Julian Castro blasts Bernie Sanders over slavery reparations
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US midterm elections: This isn’t a ‘blue wave’

Democrats were hoping for a “blue wave” in the 2018 midterm elections with large pick-ups in the House. Early results show that Democrats are not picking up stretch seats, and other House races remain competitive. Pundits are starting to predict that the “blue wave” is not materialising. Democrats were hopeful […]
US midterm elections: This isn’t a ‘blue wave’
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The Republican and Democratic party chairs gave their closing arguments before the midterm elections in back-to-back Jake Tapper grillings

The heads of the Republican and Democratic national committees offered their final messages to voters on CNN’s “State of the Union” ahead of Tuesday’s midterm elections in lively back-to-back appearances. GOP chair Ronna McDaniel insisted that despite President Donald Trump’s almost-exclusive focus on immigration policy, Republicans were hoping voters would […]
The Republican and Democratic party chairs gave their closing arguments before the midterm elections in back-to-back Jake Tapper grillings
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Rubio pushes back on Trump’s claims his campaign was spied on illegally: Investigators ‘didn’t do anything wrong’

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio said newly released documents about the Department of Justice’s surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page was justified, not illegal spying or proof of collusion with Russia. Rubio’s comments came hours after Trump tweeted the documents proved his campaign was “illegally spied upon”. Page dismissed […]
Rubio pushes back on Trump’s claims his campaign was spied on illegally: Investigators ‘didn’t do anything wrong’
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Giuliani says Trump won’t issue pardons during Mueller’s investigation, but could pardon people who were treated unfairly after it’s over

Rudy Giuliani, top attorney for President Donald Trump, said on Sunday that Trump won’t issue any pardons in the special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, but could after the probe is over. Giuliani said Trump would look into those who were treated “unfairly” in the investigation. Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul […]
Giuliani says Trump won’t issue pardons during Mueller’s investigation, but could pardon people who were treated unfairly after it’s over