Brian Stelter says “the beginning of the Biden years is not the end of Trump’s war on truth” because the fractures and fault lines are still present: “The mainstreaming of conspiracy thinking, the demonizing of others, the gaslighting.” He says Tucker Carlson is now leading the “war” by parroting a white supremacist conspiracy theory.
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg tells CNN’s Jake Tapper that the Biden administration prefers to pass a bipartisan infrastructure package, but “the president has said we have to get this done.”
Michigan Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist responds to the Biden administration’s policy of allocating Covid-19 vaccines based on states’ populations, saying it does not account for hotspots like his state where coronavirus cases are surging.
American policymakers and business leaders are slowly coming around to the notion that companies will need to shell out funds if they want the government to invest in President Joe Biden’s goal of bringing the nation’s infrastructure up to scratch. CNN’s Pamela Brown speaks with CrossFit CEO Eric Roza about what this would mean for his fitness company.
The Trump White House hired numerous people from Fox News. Now Fox is hiring numerous people from Trump’s orbit. Matt Gertz of the liberal media watchdog group Media Matters says nine former White House staffers, campaign aides and Trump family members are now on Fox’s payroll. He says Fox “understood they needed to keep Trump supporters on board, and the best way to do that was to put familiar faces” on the network.”
House Democratic Whip Rep. James Clyburn tells CNN’s Jake Tapper that one Trump official boasted about political interference in CDC guidance. “If he was doing things that may be criminal in nature, then we ought to bring that to light,” he said.
On CNN’s State of the Union with Jake Tapper, Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas says that his party’s continued focus on former President Trump’s lies and grievances “is not helpful for us” moving forward.
Arkansas Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson reacted to former President Donald Trump’s attacks on top party leaders in his RNC spring retreat address, saying his remarks are “divisive” for elected GOP officials around the country.
Hundreds of Republican donors will gather for an invitation-only event at Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. CNN’s Michael Warren reads excerpts from a speech the former President is expected to give during the retreat.
(CNN) Arizona certified its election results on Monday, awarding the state's 11 electoral votes to President-elect Joe Biden and clearing the way for Senator-elect Mark Kelly, a Democrat, to be sworn..
[NFA] President-elect Joe Biden named several women to his top economic policy team on Monday, including former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen as Treasury secretary nominee, setting the stage for..