Brooks: Delaying Articles Makes Impeachment Look 'More Political' – The House Doesn't Control the Process

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks stated that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) decision to delay transmitting the articles of impeachment to the Senate makes the process “look a little more political” and that Pelosi doesn’t have much

Connolly: Warren's Medicare for All Plan Needs 'More Details'

On Thursday’s “CNN Right Now,” Representative Gerry Connolly (D-VA) stated that Democrats “threaten” private health insurance “at their own peril.” Connolly also stated that 2020 presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) plan needs more detail. Connolly said, “I think if

Bette Midler: We Should Be 'More Grateful for the Neighbor Who Beat the Sh*t Out of Rand Paul'

Left-wing actress and singer Bette Midler on Wednesday lashed out at Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) over his criticism of the Kurds by lauding his neighbor who brutally beat the senator, breaking several of his ribs in his Kentucky yard in 2017.

Moulton: U.S.-Israel Relationship Will Be 'More of a Fight' Inside Congress

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Up,” 2020 presidential candidate Representative Seth Moulton (D-MA) stated that the U.S.-Israel relationship will be “more of a fight” within Congress because President Trump is making the relationship into a “more partisan” issue. Moulton said,

Sanders: We've 'Come a Long Way' in Making Democratic Party 'More Progressive'

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) stated that “we have come a long way, I think, in transforming the Democratic Party and making it into a more progressive party.” Sanders said, “I’m proud that we changed the political discourse in this country, that ideas that today are widely accepted, are part of the mainstream, are being supported by many Democratic candidates, if you will recall, three years ago, these ideas [were] considered to be radical and extreme and fringe ideas. So, we have come a long way, I think, in transforming the Democratic Party and making it into a more progressive party.” He added, “[M]any of the major issues that I have been talking about for years are now widely supported by the American people.” Follow Ian Hanchett on Twitter @IanHanchett

Schiff: Trump Could Not Be 'More Furthering of Russian Interests,' More 'Antagonist' to U.S. Interests

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “The Beat,” Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) accused President Donald Trump of “furthering of Russian interests” and of being “antagonist” to American interests. Schiff said, “I can’t go into what we were initially briefed in terms of the FBI’s interest concern, was it criminal, was it counterintelligence, who were they looking at? I can’t go into the specifics of that. I can tell you from our committee’s point of view, counterintelligence has been at the heart of our concerns. And a concern that a foreign government might have leverage over the president has been at the heart of our concerns, and we’re determined to get to the bottom of it. Something explains the president’s bewildering conduct of Russian policy. When you add to that what The Washington Post has disclosed; that he made an effort not only to excluded people from the room when he met with Putin but might have attempted to make sure the record of that never saw the light of day.” He added, “It’s hard to be worse than it looks, honestly. Let’s say there was no compromise and this was just the president acting on his own, you could not act in a way that