Karl Rove

Karl Rove: There will not be a red wave

Karl Rove

Trump’s Insults Across Racial Lines

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>Re “Trump Belittles a Female Critic as ‘That Dog’” (front page, Aug. 15):<p>The long list of this president’s racist policies and statements is well documented. However, Donald Trump’s assault on truth and civil discourse crosses all racial and ethnic lines.<p>As The Times documented last …

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Listen to the Democratic Left

The justice system is ‘racist.’ ICE is guilty of ‘human rights abuses.’ And more.<p>United Nations Ambassador Jeane Kirkpatrick, then a lifelong Democrat, electrified the 1984 Republican National Convention when she excoriated the recently completed Democratic Convention as a meeting of the “Blame …

Human Rights

Karl Rove On Omarosa Releasing Secret Recordings: This Is The President’s Fault. He Let Her Be Hired.

<b>Karl Rove</b>, Former Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush, joined Brian Kilmeade to discuss Omarosa releasing recordings of her conversations with President Trump and Chief of Staff General John Kelly. Rove said Omarosa taking a recording device into the situation room …

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How McCain Ended Up Picking Sarah Palin

Former McCain campaign manager Steve Schmidt explained on the Words Matter podcast how Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) settled on Sarah Palin as his running …

Republicans

Karl Rove: GOP has 'fighting chance' to keep House majority

Former White House deputy chief of staff Karl Rove says Republicans have a “fighting chance” to keep their House majority.<p>In an op-ed for the Wall …

Republicans

The ‘Blue Wave’ May Be Receding

Tuesday’s elections show that the GOP has a fighting chance to keep the House.<p>After GOP state Sen. Troy Balderson’s narrow victory in the special election for Ohio’s 12th Congressional District, Republicans understand what a 23-year-old war correspondent named Winston Churchill meant when he wrote, …

Opinion

Karl Rove Likens Trump To Stalin, Tells Him To 'Tone Down' Anti-Press Rants

Trump's attacks on the media are "over the top" and "not helpful to our country," says the longtime Republican strategist.<p>Veteran Republican strategist Karl Rove on Monday called out President Donald Trump for “over the top” attacks on the media.<p>In an interview on Fox News’ “America’s Newsroom,” …

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6/2018

The Labor Department job report for July showed that 157,000 jobs were added and the unemployment rate dropped to 3.9 percent, which has the Trump administration very happy. Bankrate's Senior Economist Mark Hamrick discusses what these current numbers mean and where the economy may go from …

Trump Administration

Turn on the lights: Getting out of the tunnel of dark money

Without ever invoking the words “Trump” or “National Rifle Association” or “Mueller” or “Russia,” a federal judge just slammed the door on subterfuge …

Government

Trump should ‘tone down the rhetoric’ on media attacks, Karl Rove says

President Trump’s attacks on the media have gone too far and risk alienating undecided voters in November’s midterm elections, Republican strategist Karl Rove said Monday.<p>The comments by Rove, a former senior adviser to President George W. Bush, come one day after Trump took his critique of the …

Republicans

Quote of the Day

“In all likelihood, Republicans are going to lose seats in the House, they’re going to lose governorships, they’re going to lose state legislative …

Karl Rove

CNN’s John Berman Asks About The ‘Morality’ Of Trump Tower Meeting On ‘New Day’

3:09 PM 08/06/2018<p>Host of CNN’s “New Day” John Berman tried taking the moral high ground against President Donald Trump Monday and said his …

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Trump stopped calling people 'stupid' for a while. Now he's back at it.

President Trump had a long track record of calling people "stupid" — until he put "president" in front of his name.<p>Disparaging enemies' intelligence …

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Court Overturns Rule Allowing Anonymous Political Donations to Nonprofits

A U.S. District Court on Friday rejected election regulations that allowed even very large donors to politically active nonprofit groups to remain …

Campaign Fundraising

Karl Rove Says Trump’s War On The Media ‘Does Not Help Him’

10:00 PM 08/05/2018<p>Republican strategist Karl Rove said on “Fox News Sunday” that President Donald Trump’s strategy with the national media is …

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Karl Rove: Trump Must Focus on Free Trade Policy

President Donald Trump has taken different approaches to trade throughout his presidency, but he must focus on free trade to continue economic …

Free Trade

What Will Convince Trump on Trade?

Deals passed under President Bush increased bilateral U.S. trade surpluses.<p>President Trump’s approach to trade has vacillated wildly since he took office.<p>When White House trade adviser Peter Navarro spoke about trade policy in March 2017, the administration appeared mercantilist. The only good …

Globalization

Ozy Fest, Hillary Clinton, and Karl Rove Come to New York

There have been a lot of jokes about Ozy Fest, due to its name being oddly similar to Ozzfest, the long-running heavy metal festival founded by Ozzy …

U.S. Politics

Karl Rove to Trump: 'Herald' Every Success to Beat Dems in Midterms

Republican strategist Karl Rove on Friday praised the latest quarterly economic numbers, but said that President Donald Trump needed to "herald" them …

Republicans

The Best of the Rest of OZY Fest 2018

It’s not so much that we were able to get Grover Norquist and Common on the same stage. Or even that Hillary Clinton and Chelsea Handler held it down …

Tom Steyer

Karl Rove: Election Forecasts 'Sobering' for GOP

Karl Rove, former adviser in the George W. Bush White House, said that election forecasts from the University of Virginia’s Larry Sabato’s Crystal …

Republicans

Karl Rove: GOP 'Can't Do It' Without Independents in 2018

Republicans will have to woo Independent and swing voters — and emphasize the strength of the economy — if they want to maintain control of the House …

Republicans

Sobering News for the House GOP

Republicans have to reach beyond Trump’s base to prevent a Speaker Pelosi sequel.<p>The savvy “Crystal Ball” election prognosticators, led by the University of Virginia’s Larry Sabato, issued their latest midterm forecast Tuesday. It is sobering for the GOP. The UVA team increased Democrats’ odds in …

Republicans

Karl Rove-linked dark money group smears Democrat, praises Republican who cast same vote

One Nation is talking out of both sides of its mouth.<p>A pro-GOP dark money group tied to Karl Rove posted a new attack ad on Tuesday, accusing Sen. …

Liberal View

Karl Rove-linked dark money group smears a Democrat but praises a Republican who cast same vote

One Nation is talking out of both sides of its mouth.<p>A pro-GOP dark money group tied to Karl Rove posted a new attack ad on Tuesday, accusing Sen. …

Republicans

Chelsea Handler Takes Aim at President Trump at OZYFest 2018: 'This Is An Emergency In My Opinion'

<b>Chelsea Handler</b> keeps it cool and casual while speaking onstage during the <b>2018 OZY Fest</b> held at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park on Sunday (July 22) …

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Chelsea Handler Argues That Being Anti-Trump Isn't Enough at OZYFest 2018

"We need to get the establishment out. Old white men are not reflective of what this country looks like," Handler said. Meanwhile, New York Sen. …

Chelsea Handler

Hillary Clinton To Appear At Summer Festival In Central Park

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP)</b> — Hillary Clinton will be making an appearance at a summer festival in New York’s Central Park on Saturday.<p>Conversation, …

Hillary Clinton

OZY Fest 2018: As It Happened

<i>Thank you for joining us at OZY Fest, the hottest summer festival in New York City, where the worlds of politics and sports, comedy and literature,</i> …

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