Verbatim: 'We're So Lawyered Up I Feel Like A Clinton,' Says Mike Murphy
In June, Mike Murphy, the GOP consultant who has guided the campaigns of John McCain, Mitt Romney, and Arnold Schwarzenegger, took over Jeb Bush’s super-PAC, Right to Rise USA. Partly, that’s meant the witty political commentator has gone silent.
The Bernie Sanders-Larry David Ticket
Each election cycle, Saturday Night Live has several good — but one amazing — political figure impersonations. Like Tina Fey as Sarah Palin in 2008, this year’s standout is, without a doubt, Larry David as Bernie Sanders.
Podcast: Mike Pesca, Your TEDbudsman Plus Heath Brown On A Divided Tea Party
In this episode of the governmentality podcast, journalist Allen McDuffee talks with Mike Pesca, host of the Slate podcast, The Gist. And, in the book chat, Allen talks with Heath Brown about his new book, The Tea Party Divided.
Joe Biden Will Announce Candidacy In Korean
Joe Biden continues to have fun with the press about his potential 2016 presidential candidacy. While waiting to greet South Korean President Park Geun-hye today, a reporter asked Biden about whether or not he’ll run.
Mathematica: Rick Perry's Spending Spree, The U.S. In Afghanistan And More
President Obama announced 9,800 troops will remain in Afghanistan through most of 2016, before dropping down to approximately 5,500.
Sunday Talk Shows (10/11/15): Meet The Press, Face The Nation, Ben Carson, Donald Trump
Guests on the Sunday political talk shows include Bernie Sanders on NBC’s Meet The Press ahead of the first Democratic debate on Tuesday. Also focused on the Tuesday’s debate is the entire line-up at CNN’s State of the Union, including Martin O’Malley.
U.S. Official Says North Korea Is Capable Of Strike On U.S.
Before an audience at the Atlantic Council in Washington on Wednesday, Admiral Bill Gortney, commander of the U.S. Northern Command and the North American Aerospace Defense Command, said North Korea has the capability to launch a nuclear weapon against the U.S.
Sunday Talk Shows (10/4/15): Donald Trump, Chris Christie, Meet The Press, This Week
The Next American Prime Minister: Podcast With John Hudak and Kristen Soltis Anderson
Democratic 2016 Presidential Primary Debate Schedule
When Democrats take the stage for the first 2016 Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas, Joe Biden won’t be there, but Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Martin O’Malley, Lincoln Chaffee and Jim Webb will be.