A regretful Trump voter told CNN’s Alisyn Camerota on Tuesday that she was deeply sorry for backing the president in 2016 — and she vowed to fight him “every day” to make amends.
During a focus group discussion on Trump’s presidency, independent voter Sydney Cohan begged America to forgive her for voting for Trump two years ago even as she swore to make amends for her decision.
“I just want to say to every American that’s having trouble with this — I am sorry I voted for him,” she said. “I regret it with all my heart. I feel like I’ve enabled this monster to destroy democracy, destroy everything that is good in this country.”
Cohan went on to detail the actions she’s taking to earn redemption for picking Trump in 2016.
“I’m definitely voting Democrat,” she said. “I’ve been knocking on doors, I’ve got a clipboard… I am canvassing for a Democrat in Wyoming.”
Elsewhere in the panel, Anthony Miles — who had previously told CNN at the start of Trump’s term that he liked what he saw — that he was now desperate to see the Democrats win back Congress this fall.
“We’ve got a very crazy man driving the train,” Miles said of Trump. “And he’s going to kill this country.”
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Ivanka bashed by CNN guest for jumping into Trump’s racism scandal late and trying to make herself look good
Appearing on CNN, the author of a piece in The Atlantic on Ivanka Trump's disappearing act whenever her father, President Donald Trump, does something offensive, said the first daughter likes to pick her spots when she can be "part of the show."
Speaking with CNN host Ana Cabrera, journalist Elaina Plott said Ivanka's influence on her father has been overstated since the beginning of his presidency and she moves into the public eye when it benefits her.
CNN host forced to explain to Republican Rick Santorum why Trump’s attack on Democratic lawmakers was racist
During an appearance on CNN's "New Day" -- along with fellow Republican Charlie Dent (PA) -- ex-Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) received a lecture from host John Berman on why Donald Trump's tweets and attacks on four Democratic lawmakers were racist.
While Dent revealed that down-ticket Republicans running for re-election in 2020 are "terrified" that Trump's descent into overt racism as a campaign strategy may kill their chances of holding their seats, Santorum said he was disgusted with the whole spectacle while saying he didn't see the attacks as racist.
Asked about the president's attacks, Santorum tried to brush them away and blame the recipients of Trump's ire.
New revelation in Trump’s involvement in Stormy Daniels hush money payoff is an impeachable offense: CNN panel
A CNN panel convened to discuss new evidence that shows Donald Trump was heavily involved in the plot to keep his affair with adult film actress Stormy Daniels secret before the 2016 election concluded that it is one more impeachable offense.
Speaking with hosts John Berman and Alisyn Camerota, CNN commentator Errol Louis said that the newly revealed texts messages and phone-calls between former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen and Trump aide Hope Hicks prove that the then-candidate was in the thick of it before the election.
"He did know, Errol," host Berman explained. "All the evidence is he knew. There's all these phone calls, there are the checks. There's Michael Cohen's testimony. The evidence says the president was lying to the American people."