“The problem is that racism and hatred is being taught.”
“I think it is unfortunate that some have used it in a way that it raised questions about their views. But our state, I think, has demonstrated that it is not a racist state.”
“… I think to every African-American in the country it’s a symbolism of slavery to them and now it’s a symbol of murder for this young man and so I think it’s times to put it in a museum.”
Believe it or not, Cruz and Jindal both appear to be using the same slogan.
Clinton confidant fires back after becoming subject of closed Benghazi hearing: “If all the Republicans have left to nail [Hillary Clinton] with is Media Matters and Blumenthal, this is an investigation that may as well shut down.”
GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee once refused to give a speech to the group that inspired alleged Charleston shooter Dylann Roof, but he did send them a videotaped message.
“Hi, I’m governor Mike Huckabee of Arkansas, wanting to say, congratulations, Canada, on preserving your National Igloo.”
“I’m a conservative Republican, but I get along with everybody.”
The latest high-profile Latina hire by Clinton is Betsaida Alcantara, who is leaving the communications department at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to join the Clinton campaign as director of media planning.
“I wouldn’t join the Bildbergers for philosophic reasons, but the other reason I wouldn’t join them is because I’d be afraid Alex Jones would be outside the meeting with a bullhorn calling me out.”
The cases involved excessive force claims and hotel guest information. Justice Anthony Kennedy joined the court’s more liberal justices in the two 5-4 decisions.
“Well, of course they would rather engage in sensationalism, because that’s how they make their money…”
Ted Cruz with the forecast.
“[W]e can achieve marriage for same-sex couples nationwide in 15 to 25 years,” the leaders of the LGBT movement declared on June 21, 2005 — a decade ago to the day. The decision followed big losses in November 2004.
“It’s a place normally where Earth meets heaven, and Wednesday night it was a place it was a place where Earth met hell.”
Presidential candidates are weighing in on whether the Confederate flag flying above South Carolina’s Capitol should be lowered after the mass-shooting at a Charleston church.
“ISIS claims their religious faith justifies forcing Yazidi women in Iraq into sexual slavery. Does Governor Bush think we should respect that practice?” John Podesta asks.
The former Maryland governor wants to be the campaign’s leading voice on gun control.
Sanders embraced the issue of immigration but also tied Latino poverty levels to the need to raise the minimum wage and hit U.S. policy in Latin America, which he said has made lives in the region worse.
“I think there’s a real issue to be talked about: It seems to me — again, without having all the details about this one — that these individuals have been medicated.”
The existence of the video, produced by FreedomWorks, was first reported on in 2013, but it’s never been seen before.
“I think the Department of Education should monitor institutions of higher education for political bias and withhold federal funding if it exists.”
Outside of Washington, D.C., Democrats are ready to talk guns.
He’s not expected to win Iowa, but this week Bush put in more time than he needed to there — maybe because he’s actually pretty good at retail politicking.
“For now, our focus should be on the victims’ families, Charleston and South Carolina and helping them through this tragedy,” the powerful chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee tells BuzzFeed News.
“We currently have no evidence to confirm that Thomas Jefferson ever said or wrote” this.
“When I was in junior high, if we had a new girl that came to our school — and maybe it was like this at your school — every boy in the seventh grade immediately wanted to be her friend.”
Courts may “be required” — at another time, in another case — to address “a solitary confinement regime that will bring [an inmate] to the edge of madness, perhaps to madness itself,” Justice Anthony Kennedy writes. A solitary confinement case could make its way to the Supreme Court this fall.
Clinton, speaking at a conference of Latino elected officials, also made the case for preschool as part of her pitch to Latino voters.