Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) said that she doesn’t regrets her past recent comments equating the United States and Israel to terrorist organizations, claiming that her fellow Jewish Democratic colleagues who took issue with her remarks aren’t “partners in justice.”
CNN anchor Jake Tapper questioned Rep. Brian Mast (R-FL) an Army veteran and double amputee “commitment” to democracy and his patriotism over the Florida lawmaker position in opposing the impeachment of President Trump.
President-elect Joe Biden made a bizarre statement where he laid out his plan in dealing with a “fundamental disagreement” with his running mate, Sen. Kamala Harris on “moral principle,” saying he will resign under the pretense of “develop[ing] some disease.”
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) tries to distance himself from the idea of abolishing or defunding police departments, claiming that “nobody I know who’s running” ever talked about it during the election, apparently forgetting that members of ‘The Squad’ he adores have vocally expressed support for this movement into becoming a reality.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) pushed back complaints from Democrats that sought to blame the progressive wing of the party and their policies for costing some House Democrats to lose reelection, saying her party can’t “allow Republican narratives to tear us apart.”
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in an interview with CNN’s “State of the Union,” said the Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden mixed messaging on fracking “doesn’t bother her,” arguing that under a potential Biden presidency, it will be a “luxury” to lobby and “push the next Democratic administration” on progressive issues.