Wednesday Reads: BamPosted: November 6, 2019 | |
Yes, it was a good night in Kentucky and Virginia… I think it is safe to say that tRump got Booed in both states…
Kentucky Democrat Beshear is apparent winner over GOP Gov. Bevin in blow to Trump, NBC News projects.
Trump YESTERDAY: "If you lose, they are going to say Trump suffered the greatest defeat in the history of the world. You can't let that happen to me!"https://t.co/topfO32SwF
— Alex Seitz-Wald (@aseitzwald) November 6, 2019
— Fred Guttenberg (@fred_guttenberg) November 6, 2019
Whoa, a Kentucky reporter on MSNBC right now just said that Trump’s visit may have energized Democratic voters and help cost the GOP incumbent the election.
— John Aravosis🇺🇸 (@aravosis) November 6, 2019
Yes, it's a mistake to read too much into the tea leaves a year out, but it can't be good for Trump that he went to his base in Kentucky the night before an election & couldn't pull out a win for his guy.
— Joyce Alene (@JoyceWhiteVance) November 6, 2019
— Su Mohan #WinBlue🗽 #DemsWork4USA🇺🇸 (@SuMoh7) November 6, 2019
It’s official: the Virginia Senate just flipped to Dems. This is shaping up to be a great night with great leaders winning with the support of great activists including some of my favorite people who have been knocking doors until their knuckles are sore! #VALeg pic.twitter.com/09rVBYyn4s
— ilyse hogue (@ilyseh) November 6, 2019
In other disturbing news:
White House blindsided by Trump Jr’s tweet outing the alleged whistleblower: report https://t.co/c5eMCDkzt3
— Matthew Chapman (@fawfulfan) November 6, 2019
I think Aaron Klein at Beirbart beat him to it:
I just don’t want to actually look and see….it disgust me too much.
ProPublica reports: Pence's office meddled in foreign aid to reroute money to favored Christian groups.
USAID officials warned favoring Christian groups in Iraq could be unconstitutional. When one colleague lost her job, they said she had been "Penced." https://t.co/POBKrt5bPD
— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) November 6, 2019
She had been "Penced."
I spoke to 40 current/former officials and experts and saw internal emails. Here's what it means to be "Penced." (THREAD)
— Yeganeh Torbati (@yjtorbati) November 6, 2019
Rudy Giuliani was mentioned more than 430 times during House impeachment investigators' interviews with two key US diplomats, transcripts show. https://t.co/rjOhH89dFO
— NBC News (@NBCNews) November 6, 2019
“Look all I’m saying is, as a swing voter, I might still vote for Trump if he shot someone as long as the person he shot wasn’t white.” pic.twitter.com/Zgo0J1ldyx
— The Volatile Mermaid (@OhNoSheTwitnt) November 6, 2019
🆕This is unprecedented in US history: 7 US govt agencies issue a joint statement warning that foreign powers intend to manipulate the American 2020 elections, calling on Congress and @WhiteHouse to act aggressively to "protect democracy in America."
— Laurie Garrett (@Laurie_Garrett) November 5, 2019
— sylvaners (@Sylvaners) November 6, 2019
Next week, the House Intelligence Committee will hold its first open hearings as part of the impeachment inquiry.
On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, we will hear from William Taylor and George Kent.
On Friday, November 15, 2019, we will hear from Marie Yovanovitch.
More to come.
— Adam Schiff (@RepAdamSchiff) November 6, 2019
Two male Gentoo penguins, Sphen and Magic, successfully adopt a second egg after hatching their first chick last year in Australia pic.twitter.com/0hxKxyNpV5
— Reuters (@Reuters) November 6, 2019
Sondland paid Trump a million dollars for the privilege of joining his criminal cabal and for the right to participate in a bribery scheme that jeopardized the lives of millions of Ukrainians.
No one feels sorry for you, Sondland. No one. https://t.co/41kTiqhr3E
— Uncle Blazer (@blakesmustache) November 6, 2019
When was the last time anyone tweeted something good about Chuck Todd?
Searching searching searching pic.twitter.com/IRcoquAEUT
— ☇RiotWomenn☇ (@riotwomennn) November 6, 2019
Can someone please explain to Roger Stone that it's not food poisoning and that's just what being scared shitless feels like…
— Amee Vanderpool (@girlsreallyrule) November 5, 2019
This is an open thread….