President Biden criticizes "MAGA Republicans"
President Biden delivers remarks aimed at "MAGA Republicans." Plus, the Senate will vote next week legislation that would protect legal abortion nationwide. CBS White House correspondent Steven Portnoy and CBS News political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns join "Red and Blue" to discuss the latest from Washington.news.yahoo.com
Whoopi Goldberg: Holocaust 'not about race'
Whoopi Goldberg argued on ABC's The View Monday the Holocaust was "not about race," prompting pushback from co-hosts on the show. "If you're going to do this, then let's be truthful about it," Goldberg said. "Because, the Holocaust isn't about race. No, it's not about race." Co-host Joy Behar asked Goldberg: "Then what was it about?""It's about man's inhumanity to man," Goldberg responded. "That's what it's about." Ana Navarro, another co-host...news.yahoo.com
Biden was speaking to George Lopez in widely shared video
Yes, Biden did say “George,” which some social media users concluded was a reference to former President George W. Bush. Biden and his wife, Jill, were being interviewed by actor and comedian George Lopez during the virtual “I Will Vote” concert Sunday. The full video, which Biden tweeted, shows the former vice president was being interviewed by actor George Lopez as part of a virtual concert being held in support of the Democratic candidate by the Biden Victory Fund. “WATCH: Joe Biden confuses President Trump with George Bush,” the Trump War Room, one of the official Trump campaign Twitter accounts, tweeted Sunday night. “Joe Biden called me George yesterday,” he said.
Biden courts Latino voters in 1st trip to Florida as nominee
“More than any other time, the Hispanic community, Latino community holds in the palm of their hand the destiny of this country,” Biden said Tuesday during a Hispanic Heritage Month kickoff event in Kissimmee. “You can decide the direction of this country.”A win for Biden in Florida would dramatically narrow Trump’s path to reelection. But in a state where elections are often decided by a percentage point, there are mounting concerns that Biden may be slipping, particularly with the state’s influential Latino voters. An NBC-Marist poll released last week found Latinos in the state about evenly divided between Biden and Trump. “Donald Trump has failed the Hispanic community time and time again, and that's not a secret,” Biden said.
Meghan McCain walks off 'The View' after disagreement with guest co-host
During the episode, Meghan McCain walked off the set as cameras panned the studio heading into a commercial. It's unclear why McCain walked off the stage, but right before the break she and guest host Ana Navarro got into a disagreement as the group discussed whistleblowers and leakers, including WikiLeaks' Julian Assange. Because of the commotion, McCain appeared to not hear Navarro and replied, "I don't know what you just said." McCain appeared annoyed and responded with, "That's so rude, Ana." Later in the day, the only comment McCain made regarding the episode was on her Twitter account: "Another day.