President Barack Obama had an approval rating of just 38 percent as of late September and he is having a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year. This week, the man who once filled arenas like a rock star suffered the indignity of Wisconsin Democrats walking out on him as he stumped for another struggling Democrat, Mary Burke. Obama’s visit to Wisconsin coincided with the disappearance of Burke’s modest lead in statewide polls. She now trails her opponent, Scott Walker, by seven points. (RELATED: Marquette Poll: Walker Opens Up 7-Point Lead)The very same thing happened in deep-blue Maryland last week, where the bleachers reportedly began emptying while Obama was giving a speech. The Republican gubernatorial candidate then enjoyed a nine-point polling boost. (RELATED: Obama Visits Maryland; Democrat Drops 9 Points?) Adding still further to Obama’s misery, a new nationwide poll from Harvard’s Institute of Politics shows his Svengali-like … [Read more...] about Remember When Obama Was The Messiah?
Today, The Daily Caller’s Alphabet of Racism officially surpasses the halfway point with yet another slew of racist stuff the world must know about. Here are eight things beginning with the letters “M” and “N” that someone, somewhere has deemed racist.Please make a note of it, America. In November, the headmistress at a primary school in a small town in England warned parents that not sending their children on a field trip to a mosque is racist and would cause the kids to be permanently labeled as racists for the rest of their academic careers. Parents of children aged 8 to 11 received the stark warning in the form of a letter from Lynn Small, the stern boss of Littleton Green Community School in Huntington, Staffordshire. (RELATED: English school threatens to label kids racist for YEARS unless they attend Islam field trip) Master bedrooms are racist and several Washington, D.C.-area homebuilders have stopped using the term to describe the biggest bedroom … [Read more...] about Eight Things Starting With The Letters ‘M’ And ‘N’ You Didn’t Know Are Racist
Senate Republicans are trying to avoid a high-profile fight with the White House as they plot their impeachment trial strategy. Divisions have erupted between President TrumpDonald John TrumpDemocrats ask if they have reason to worry about UK result Trump scramble to rack up accomplishments gives conservatives heartburn Seven years after Sandy Hook, the politics of guns has changed MORE and the GOP Senate on everything from witnesses, how long the trial should last and whether or not senators should wait until January to start it. Now GOP leaders and the White House are stepping up their efforts to get in synch, with a Senate trial just weeks away.ADVERTISEMENTSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellSherrod Brown backs new North American trade deal: 'This will be the first trade agreement I've ever voted for' McConnell: Bevin pardons 'completely inappropriate' House panel to hold hearing, vote on Trump's new NAFTA proposal MORE (R-Ky.) went on … [Read more...] about Republicans aim to avoid war with White House over impeachment strategy
Republican CNN host S.E. Cupp warned GOP lawmakers that they "can't hide from history," arguing that they had "rubber-stamped Trump's corruption and self-interest."Cupp made the comments on her Saturday evening show S.E. Cupp Unfiltered. Despite identifying as a Republican, Cupp has regularly criticized Donald Trump and his administration, as well as Republicans who have continued to support the president. Her remarks this weekend came in response to Republicans' reaction to the impeachment inquiry against the president."You can't hide from history," the CNN host noted at the beginning of the segment. She went on to explain that GOP lawmakers had largely defended the president over the past few months, as they dismissed the allegations against him. She specifically called out Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, and Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, a Republican from South Carolina, for their staunch defense of Trump. In an interview … [Read more...] about GOP Lawmakers Have ‘Rubber-Stamped’ Trump’s ‘Corruption and Self-Interest,’ Republican CNN Host Says