Category: Joe Biden

Trump thinks he can peel voters away from Biden in Democratic-heavy Philadelphia. Here’s how he plans to do it.

Former President Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a rally in Pennsylvania. Jeff Swensen/Getty Images Trump on Saturday is headlining a rally at Temple University in deep blue Philadelphia. The former president hopes to make inroads with Biden’s base of Black voters. Trump has focused his campaign message on the economy. But Biden retains deep ties to the city. For former President Donald Trump, few…

Ted Cruz says Biden is breaking the law by taking credit for infrastructure projects

President Joe Biden speaks to a crowd in Kentucky about his economic and infrastructure plans. Michael Swensen/Getty Images Sen. Ted Cruz has an issue with signage touting projects funded by the 2021 infrastructure law. Construction sites across the US note that projects were made possible by the Biden-signed law. “These displays are nothing more than campaign yard signs,” Cruz argues. Across the United States, scores…

7 Democrats who could replace Biden if he drops his 2024 reelection bid

President Joe Biden speaking at the White House earlier this month. AP Photo/Evan Vucci President Joe Biden’s reelection bid has the strong backing of most elected Democrats. Biden is committed to the race, but there’s public speculation on whether he’ll stay in the contest. In the unlikely event that Biden left the race, an array of Democrats would be in the mix to lead the…

Disengaged voters could be the key to Biden winning a second term. But they need to be convinced on the...

President Joe Biden speaks about investing in clean energy manufacturing at CS Wind in Pueblo, Colorado. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik A new poll shows Trump’s polling gains have been powered by voters who didn’t cast a ballot in 2020. The Times says these voters could stay home or return to Biden.  Many of these voters actually lean Democratic, but they’ve drifted away from Biden over the…

A Memorable Day! President Biden Awarded Honorary Degree At Morehouse College (Videos)

President Joe Biden has been awarded an honorary degree while attending Morehouse College’s recent graduation ceremony. The event was reportedly filled with various reactions from students. RELATED: Wayment! President Joe Biden’s Official Campaign Page Uses Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Euphoria’ To Diss Donald Trump (WATCH) Morehouse College’s Valedictorian Delivers Statements On Gaza According to Teen Vogue, President Biden popped out for the ceremony in Atlanta, Georgia, on Sunday,…

Future Forward super PAC raises eyebrows in Biden World

Allies to President Biden are concerned that Future Forward — the preferred super PAC backing the president’s reelection bid — isn’t doing enough in the late spring and summer months to help build a narrative boosting the president and his accomplishments. The allies say the super PAC is sitting on a massive war chest, but that since its January announcement of a record-breaking $250 million…

House panels vote to hold Garland in contempt 

Two House committees on Thursday advanced measures to hold Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt of Congress in an effort to censure him for failing to turn over audio recordings of the president. A last-minute move from President Biden to claim executive privilege over audio recordings from his interview with special counsel Robert Hur did not dissuade the GOP from proceeding, even as Garland said…

House Judiciary votes to hold Garland in contempt

The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday advanced a measure to hold in contempt Attorney General Merrick Garland in an 18-15 party line vote, a step Republicans on the House Oversight panel are also expected to take later this evening. A last-minute move from President Biden to claim executive privilege over audio recordings from his interview with special counsel Robert Hur did not dissuade the GOP…

Biden invokes executive privilege on special counsel recording demanded by GOP

President Biden has invoked executive privilege to block House Republicans from obtaining audio recordings of his interviews with special counsel Robert Hur over his handling of classified documents. Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday requested Biden assert executive privilege over the recordings, which had been subpoenaed by the House Judiciary and Oversight committees. “Because of the President’s longstanding commitment to protecting the integrity, effectiveness, and…

“Ready To Rumble!” What To Expect At President Joe Biden And Donald Trump’s Presidential Debates

President Joe Biden and former president Donald Trump have agreed to duke it out in two campaign debates! According to the Associated Press, the politicos will go toe-to-toe in June and again in September. RELATED: Wayment! President Joe Biden’s Official Campaign Page Uses Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Euphoria’ To Diss Donald Trump (WATCH) CNN will host the first debate, and the ABC network will host the second one….

Trump is trying to win over Silicon Valley and former DeSantis backers to erase Biden’s considerable fundraising edge

Former President Donald Trump. Scott Olson/Getty Images Trump is soliciting support from Silicon Valley donors to cut into Biden’s cash edge. Trump is discussing a fundraiser with two high-profile venture capitalists, Bloomberg reported. The ex-president finds himself trailing the incumbent president in the fundraising race. Former President Donald Trump is turning to Silicon Valley and ex-donors of onetime rival Ron DeSantis to boost his campaign…

WATCH: VP Kamala Harris Drops F-Bomb While Advising Crowd On “Breaking Barriers”

Vice President Kamala Harris kept it all the way 100 while recently advising on “breaking barriers.” On Monday (May 13), Harris spoke to a young crowd about her rise to the White House and what it took to get there. RELATED: Kim Kardashian Sits Down With VP Kamala Harris To Discuss Criminal Justice Reform (Video) According to the Associated Press, the audience was mainly Asian Americans,…

Biden threatens to cut Israel off from bombs and artillery shells if they invade Rafah

President Joe Biden has become increasingly frustrated with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images President Joe Biden underlined his threat to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The White House has warned Israel of what will happen if they launch a large invasion of Rafah. Biden said he would cut off Israel from offensive weapons if such an invasion occurred. President Joe Biden on…

Israel’s attack on Rafah shows the troubling limits of Biden’s influence

Smoke rises after Israeli airstrikes in eastern Rafah, Gaza on May 7, 2024. Anadolu via Getty Images Israel said on Tuesday that it had sent tanks into Rafah in defiance of US warnings.  The Biden administration says its concerned about the lives of hostages and civilians.  The attack signals a widening rift between the US and Israel over actions in Gaza. Early on Tuesday, Israeli tanks…

New poll reveals a major warning sign for Biden and Democrats in key down-ballot races

President Joe Biden. AP Photo/Lucas Peltier Ahead of November, young Black voters are indicating that their turnout could fall below 2020 levels. A Washington Post-Ipsos poll revealed that only 41% of young Black voters said they were certain to vote this year. It’s a number that is sure to alarm Democrats, who are working to boost minority support in 2024. In 2020, Black Americans were…

Donald Trump Reacts To NYPD Clearing Protesters At Columbia University: “A Beautiful Thing To Watch”

Donald Trump celebrated New York law enforcement after officers cleared Pro-Palestine protesters from Columbia University. The Hill reports the 77-year-old commended the NYPD for arresting the protestors and admonished President Biden for his mismanagement of the campus chaos. RELATED: Video: Police And Protesters Clash Outside Democratic HQ Following A Candlelight Vigil Calling For Ceasefire In Israel-Hamas Conflict Trump Speaks On Campus Arrests Demonstrations have appeared…

Kristi Noem, who told a bizarre story about shooting her pet dog Cricket, suggests Biden’s bitey dog Commander should have...

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem and President Joe Biden. Kamil Krzaczynski/AFP via Getty Images; Peter Zay/Anadolu via Getty Images Joe Biden should’ve done something about his bite-prone dog, Commander, says Kristi Noem. Noem came under fire recently for saying she shot her 14-month-old family dog, Cricket. “Commander, say hello to Cricket for me,” Noem wrote in her memoir. Gov. Kristi Noem of South Dakota was…

Colin Jost to Roast President Joe Biden and More Politicians at the White House Correspondents Dinner

Colin Jost, the co-lead of “Saturday Night Live’s” long-running “Weekend Update,” is hosting the 2024 White House Correspondents Dinner Saturday night in Washington, D.C. The annual event, which typically consists of the night’s comedian roasting powerful political figures and various media outlets, is expected to feature an election-year roast from President Joe Biden. A mix […] Go to Source

Maine Democrats threaten switch to a ‘winner-take-all’ Electoral College system if Nebraska changes how it allocates its electoral votes

The Maine State House in Augusta. AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File A top Maine Democrat floated changes in the state’s electoral laws in response to Nebraska. Nebraska Republicans earlier in April sought to change how the state allocates its electoral votes. The move was backed by Trump in a state where Biden was able to pick up one electoral vote in 2020. A high-ranking Maine…

Joe and Jill Biden report earning $619,976 in 2023

President Joe Biden smiles waves after speaking at Stupak Community Center in Las Vegas. Ian Maule/Getty Images The White House released the tax returns of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, reported earning $619,976 in 2023. They paid $146,629 in federal income tax. Biden made $400,000 from his annual salary. President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill Biden,…

John Bolton calls for a ‘far stronger’ response from Israel after Iran’s missile and drone attack

Former National Security advisor John Bolton. LOGAN CYRUS/AFP via Getty Images Ex-national security advisor John Bolton called for a “far stronger” response from Israel against Iran. Bolton made the comments after Iran launched a barrage of retaliatory strikes toward Israel. John Kirby told NBC News President Joe Biden did not want to engage in a wider war with Iran. Former national security advisor John Bolton called…

New poll shows Biden cutting into Trump’s lead by winning back some of his 2020 voters

President Joe Biden, left, and former President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File; AP Photo/Artie Walker Jr. The latest New York Times/Siena College poll showed a tightening race between Biden and Trump. Trump now leads Biden 46% to 45% among registered voters, a decline from February’s 48% to 43% lead. Biden is winning over more of his 2020 supporters and boasts leads with women and…

Democrats nervous Trump wooing centrists from Biden

Democrats are growing increasingly nervous that former President Trump will woo centrist voters away from President Biden. They say Trump, after quickly securing victory in the GOP primary, is now taking steps that could help him win the support from the broad middle of the country.  The best example is the former president’s decision to not back a 15-week ban on abortion and instead say…

In November, Biden could have a powerful ace up his sleeve at the ballot box: Seniors

President Joe Biden speaking at a GM electric vehicle assembly plant. Nic Antaya/Getty Images As President Biden looks to November, seniors could play a decisive role in his reelection bid. Biden has maintained a relatively stable share of support among voters aged 65 and older. This support could give him an important electoral lift in an array of key swing states. With President Joe Biden…

Gaza war: Address civilian harms, sufferings – US gives conditions to support Israel

The United States President, Joe Biden, has given conditions to support Israel’s Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, amid the ongoing war in Gaza. Biden said US support for Netanyahu depends on steps by Israel to address civilian harm and the humanitarian situation in Gaza. The US president made the demand during a telephone conversation with Netanyahu, which was published by the White House. According to the…

James Carville says RFK Jr. will harm Trump more than Biden, but he ‘worries’ about Cornel West and Jill Stein

Presidential candidates Donald Trump, Robert F. Kennedy Jr., and Joe Biden. AP Photo/Paul Sancya; Mario Tama/Getty Images; AP Photo/Susan Walsh James Carville said RFK Jr.’s White House bid could be more of a drag on Trump than Biden. “Bobby Kennedy might hurt Trump more than he hurts Biden,” he told MSNBC’s Ari Melber last week. RFK Jr. said last week that his candidacy would be…

6 battleground states will hold the key to the White House in 2024

The White House. AP Photo/Susan Walsh With the 2024 presidential race in full swing, both parties are eyeing their pathways to victory. The 2024 election is set to be a rematch of the 2020 contest between Joe Biden and Donald Trump. A band of swing states in the Midwest and Sun Belt are at the top of the list for Biden and Trump. Over the…

Mark Cuban won’t vote for Trump for 1 big reason: turnover rate

Billionaire Mark Cuban said he would vote for Joe Biden over Donald Trump in part because Trump had such a high turnover rate during his administration. Michael Reaves/Getty Images and Charly Triballeau/AFP via Getty Images The Trump White House experienced a record turnover rate, a Brookings Institution study showed. Billionaire Mark Cuban says that’s one reason he won’t vote for Donald Trump. “That’s not to…

A Texas man is running for president after changing his name to ‘Literally Anybody Else’

“America should not be stuck choosing between the ‘King of Debt’ (his self-declaration) and an 81-year old,” long shot presidential candidate, Literally Anybody Else, wrote on his campaign website. Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images; Literally Anybody Else; Charly Triballeau/AFP via Getty Images Some voters may not be too jazzed about a Biden-Trump rematch. A US Army veteran turned math teacher in Texas is one such…