Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday echoed claims he made about Xi Jinping in Tuesday night’s debate, refusing to say he's a dictator and arguing the Chinese people don't want democracy.
Author and director of the University of Virginia's Center for Politics Larry Sabato appeared on Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power Wednesday and said the Democratic presidential debate was "messy, nasty, unruly, out-of-control."
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) said Wednesday she would be comfortable with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) as the 2020 Democratic nominee, after saying last year her party did not support socialism.
Former vice president Joe Biden interrupted Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D., Minn.) Tuesday as the Minnesota Democrat touted gun control legislation, taking credit for a bill he did not play a role in drafting.
Sen. Ben Sasse (R., Neb.) ripped his colleague Dick Durbin (D., Ill.) for describing a bill that guarantees medical care for newborns who survive abortion as "politically charged anti-choice legislation" during a testy exchange on the Senate floor Tuesday.
Florida lawmakers representing the Cuban-American community expressed dismay at Sen. Bernie Sanders's (I., Vt.) praise of dictator Fidel Castro, but on Monday he accused them of having ulterior motives.
Sen. Bernie Sanders's (I., Vt.) campaign manager Faiz Shakir on Monday dodged a question about whether Democratic leaders are bigots for attending the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) annual conference.