Amy Walter

Cook Political Report

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Amy Walter is national editor of the Cook Political Report. She is a former political director for ABC News.

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Plus, the Left, Right & Center panel picks up the national debate on gun violence.

Lisa on the Left, Homer on the Right, Maggie in the Center?

Plus, the Left, Right & Center panel picks up the national debate on gun violence.

from Left, Right & Center

Trump criticizes the media. Monument removal and Republicans

President Trump lashes out

Trump criticizes the media. Monument removal and Republicans

from Left, Right & Center

After yesterday's sweeping primary victories, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are both acting like they're not just front-runners any more.

The Donald Gets "Presidential," Hillary Spreads the Love

After yesterday's sweeping primary victories, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are both acting like they're not just front-runners any more.

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Governor Gavin Newsom’s approval rating was above 60% in June. Now California is one of the world’s coronavirus hotspots, and Governor Newsom is facing another recall attempt.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The peaceful transition of power for the first time in US history appeared to hang in the balance this week.

from Life Examined

Facebook has banned President Trump, at least until his term is over. Twitter issued a 12-hour suspension of his account on Wednesday.

from Hollywood Breakdown

The nation’s capital will have extensive military presence next week when Joe Biden takes the oath of office and becomes the 46th U.S. president.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The U.S. House of Representatives is taking up a resolution that would call on Vice President Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment and take over President Trump's duties.

Hundreds of thousands of California workers have applied for unemployment benefits, are eligible to receive them, but still haven’t been paid.

from Greater LA

With calls to stay home during the pandemic and threats of more violence in Washington, D.C., most Joe Biden supporters from Southern California will watch the inauguration virtually.

from Greater LA

Members of Congress are formally counting the Electoral College votes. A group of Republicans are planning to object to the results, citing false claims of widespread voter fraud.

Raised in privilege amidst the barbarism of segregation, the oft-maligned president eventually embraced the New South liberalism that just swept his native Georgia’s election.

from Scheer Intelligence