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Biden begins to map out ‘revolutionary’ agenda, reimagining his presidency amid national upheaval – The Washington Post

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“As Joe Biden’s general election campaign has revved to life amid an extraordinary swirl of national upheaval, the presumptive Democratic nominee has begun to sketch out a dramatically different sort of presidency than the one he had envisioned when he secured the nomination two months ago.”

“The turmoil across the country, punctuated this week with authorities’ use of force against peaceful protesters near the White House, has caused a rethinking for a candidate who once promised donors that under his administration “nothing would fundamentally change” and who, just 11 weeks ago during his final primary debate, offered himself as a pragmatist, unlike his socialist rival Sen. Bernie Sanders, declaring: “People are looking for results, not a revolution.” “

Source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/biden-begins-to-map-out-revolutionary-agenda-reimagining-his-presidency-amid-national-upheaval/2020/06/03/e81bb154-a1cc-11ea-81bb-c2f70f01034b_story.html

Joe Biden Lashes Into Trump for Fanning ‘the Flames of Hate’ [Full Speech Transcript] – The New York Times

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“Mr. Biden, traveling to Philadelphia for a speech on the crises in America, declared the president had “the duty to care” as he assailed his handling of the protests over racial justice.”

Source: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/02/us/politics/joe-biden-philadelphia-protests.html

Biden leads Trump in Post-ABC poll as president’s coronavirus rating slips – The Washington Post

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“By Dan Balz and Emily Guskin May 30, 2020 at 9:01 p.m. PDT”

“Americans give President Trump negative ratings for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, and as the crisis has persisted his prospects for reelection in November have eroded, with former vice president Joe Biden now holding a clear lead nationally, according to a Washington Post-ABC News poll.”

“Overall, Americans offer mixed assessments of Trump and Biden, and although the presumptive Democratic nominee is viewed less favorably overall today than he was last fall, he fares better than the president on several personal attributes. At the same time, Trump’s supporters are notably more enthusiastic and committed to voting for him in the fall than are those who currently back Biden.”

“Biden leads Trump 53 percent to 43 percent among registered voters nationally.”

Source: Biden leads Trump in Post-ABC poll as president’s coronavirus rating slips – The Washington Post

Trump Whines About His COVID-19 Victimhood as Campaign Flails | Vanity Fair

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“This Is So Unfair to Me”: Trump Whines About His COVID-19 Victimhood as Campaign Flails

“Raging at campaign manager Brad Parscale and Joe Scarborough, Trump attempts a campaign reset. But “Trump can’t pivot to a different strategy,” says an adviser. Because he’s the problem.”

“By Gabriel Sherman May 26, 2020″

Source: https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2020/05/trump-whines-about-his-covid-19-victimhood-as-campaign-flails

Trump Has Lost the Plot – The Atlantic

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“A couple of years ago, BuzzFeed asked a former White House official to explain the logic behind some bizarre Trump action. The official responded with one of the master quotes of the Trump era.”

“President Trump, the official said, is not playing “the sort of three-dimensional chess people ascribe to decisions like this. More often than not he’s just eating the pieces.” “

“Over Mother’s Day and then through Monday—and who knows, perhaps continuing today—Trump has fired off hundreds of rounds of weapons-grade lunacy on Twitter. When Trump does this kind of thing, many are ready with an explanation: He’s rallying his base; he’s distracting his critics; he’s challenging the existence of reality itself.

Source: Trump Has Lost the Plot – The Atlantic

From CAP Action : Donald Trump’s lies on Coronavirus are costing American’s lives – YouTube

From CAP Action : Donald Trump’s lies on Coronavirus are costing American’s lives

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WATCH LIVE: Joe Biden holds virtual town hall on women’s issues – YouTube

Hillary Clinton endorses Joe Biden for President

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Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VmLeQeSweCk

Hillary Clinton endorses Joe Biden – CNNPolitics

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“(CNN) Hillary Clinton endorsed Joe Biden during a virtual town hall on Tuesday, putting the support of the Democratic standard bearer from four years ago behind the former vice president and current presumptive presidential nominee.Clinton touted Biden as a “friend” and a figure who has been “preparing for this moment his entire life,” as she lambasted President Donald Trump as someone who is so ill prepared to be commander in chief that he appears to be just playing the role on television.”

Source: https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/28/politics/hillary-clinton-endorsement-joe-biden/index.html

Trump’s First Deepfake – The Atlantic

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“When people began talking about the political implications of deepfake technology— manipulating a video to transpose one person’s face on another’s body—they usually assumed that deepfakery would be deployed by some anonymous, hostile non-state actor, as a no-return-address, high-tech sabotage of democracy. Who imagined that the return address would be 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue?

Yet it has happened.”

Source: Trump’s First Deepfake – The Atlantic