Former Republican President George W. Bush says that immigration is an easy issue to scare voters about and describes the current GOP as isolationist and “to a certain point, nativist” in an interview with NBC’s “Today” show.
CNN’s Jim Acosta argues that the right-wing voices railing against “cancel culture” are the same ones that love to cancel and silence anyone who won’t buy into Donald Trump’s big lie about the 2020 election.
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) kicked off a joint America First tour in Florida, pledging allegiance to former President Donald Trump. As the GOP grapples with leadership fractures, CNN’s Michael Smerconish suggests self-preservation is the new Republican strategy for staying in office.
It’s looking more and more like Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney will lose her House leadership role due to her willingness to criticize former President Donald Trump. In this latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza explains what this potential ousting means for the GOP as a Party, and who is the likely replacement.
Southern and Western states saw the most growth over the past 10 years according to the US Census Bureau, and they gained congressional seats because of it. In this latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza explains who gained (and lost) the most from reapportionment, and what this means for political power going forward.
CNN’s Chris Cillizza and S.E. Cupp host a live post-show following President Joe Biden’s speech to a joint session of Congress, talking through the top moments, answering viewer questions and even playing a new game(!) using their predictions for the President’s speech text.
President Joe Biden’s speech to a joint session of Congress made history before it even started, with two women on the dias, with Vice President Kamala Harris and Nancy Pelosi as the second- and third-in-line to the presidency. CNN’s Chris Cillizza talks through his hits and misses from Biden’s speech — outlining which moments mattered most and why.