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.”
Christopher Steele, the former British intelligence officer behind the “Steele Dossier” that claimed Russian officials held compromising information on former President Donald Trump, defended the claims made in the dossier, despite its existence never having been proven, in an interview with ABC News.
In a new book, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) reportedly questioned former President Donald Trump’s lie that the 2020 election was stolen. Now, Trump is taking aim at the two senators who were his staunch allies while he was in office.
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.