In a county that only barely swung for Donald Trump in 2016, voters are increasingly ambivalent about the president’s policies — especially when it comes to Russia.
A Kenosha, Wisconsin woman named Pam Anderson, interviewed by CNN’s Kyung Lah, said the press conference between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin represented a turning point in her thinking on him.
During that appearance in Helsinki, Trump “pushed aside” the Russians’ election interference in 2016 and made it seem like he’s “mocking the whole system,” the woman told CNN.
“I had voted for [Barack] Obama and this time around I went ahead and voted for Donald Trump and I really regret that decision,” Anderson told Lah.
When asked who she would vote for in 2020, the woman was unequivocal in her response.
“Not him,” Anderson said.
Lah noted that when she asked the Wisconsinan about Trump’s claim that he “misspoke” during the Helsinki press conference, she responded that it was “total BS.”
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US foes are goading Trump because they know he’s a ‘blow-hard and full of bluster’: CNN analyst
President Donald Trump walked back from the brink of atrocities last week, from calling off a military strike against Iran to pushing back planned Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids in major American cities.
On Monday's edition of CNN's "The Situation Room," chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin told anchor Wolf Blitzer how foreign adversaries have been emboldened to challenge Trump — because for all his bombast, they know they are calling a bluff.
"I think Donald Trump is pretty well a known quantity at this point," said Toobin. "I mean, I think people around the world know he's a blowhard, knows he's full of bluster. But that's no reason to get into a war."
CNN’s Brooke Baldwin stunned that Trump fans don’t care how many women accuse him of assault
CNN's Brooke Baldwin on Monday expressed astonishment that journalist E. Jean Carroll's rape allegations against President Donald Trump haven't gotten more attention.
During a discussion with CNN's Gloria Borger, Baldwin broke down how a shocking number of women have made allegations of sexual misconduct against the president, who was also caught on camera bragging about sexually assaulting women in the infamous "Access Hollywood" tape from 2006.
‘You’re scaring the children’: Nancy Pelosi says she got in Trump’s face with terms he can understand
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) revealed on Monday that she told President Donald Trump that he is "scaring children" with his family separation policy at the border.
"Children are scared," she recalled telling him. "You're scaring the children of America, not just in those families, but their neighbors and communities."
"You're scaring the children," Pelosi repeated. "Now we have to continue to keep that pressure on [the president] to remove all doubt that we in our country respect people for their dignity and worth."
"Families belong together," the Speaker concluded.