Brian Stelter says he was “blown away” by Mike Pence’s media-blaming message on Sean Hannity’s show, plus the complete lack of followup on Fox. “There was a gallows out there and they were chanting ‘Hang Pence,’” David Zurawik points out.
Former President Donald Trump filed a lawsuit in DC District Court against the House select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection and the National Archives in an effort to keep records from his presidency secret by claiming executive privilege. CNN’s Wolf Blitzer and Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) discuss.
The most important value in an ally for Donald Trump has always been loyalty – and many GOP lawmakers are starting to feel the effects of going against the former president. In the latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza talks about how firm Trump’s hold remains on the GOP.
Former President Donald Trump has been knocked off Forbes Magazine’s latest list of 400 richest people in America, an exclusive group he has been a part of for more than two decades. In the latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza discusses Trump’s history of lying about his net worth and what this new public blow to his wealth status likely means to the man who famously claims “I’m really rich.”
The effort to vaccinate America against Covid-19 has now become so politically divided that a state’s political affiliation can generally predict vaccination rates. Data shows traditionally blue states are succeeding in curbing the virus while red-leaning states are continuing to feel the detrimental effects of vaccine hesitancy. In the latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza explains how the partisan rhetoric over vaccines has threatened America’s effort to eliminate Covid-19.
A new poll out of Iowa has put Democrats on red alert, as President Biden’s job approval rating hits a term low in the Hawkeye State. In the latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza talks about what these new numbers out of the early-voting state to means for 2022, 2024 and beyond.
Former President Donald Trump has stressed the importance of loyalty throughout his tenure in office, but appears to have forgotten that same value toward one of his most trusted confidants: Senator Lindsey Graham. In the latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza describes how Trump’s relationships with his allies are all about usefulness until he says “you’re fired.”