Global  

Obama blasts Trump's tweets, track record in 2020 campaign trail debut

WorldNews Thursday, 22 October 2020
Obama blasts Trump's tweets, track record in 2020 campaign trail debutPHILADELPHIA/GASTONIA, N.C. - Former President Barack Obama returned to the campaign trail on Wednesday with a blistering attack on Donald Trump with less than two weeks to go before the Republican president's Election Day face-off with Democratic nominee Joe Biden. Speaking at a drive-in rally in Philadelphia on behalf of Biden, his former vice president, and Democratic running mate Kamala Harris, Obama offered his fiercest critique yet of his successor. He took aim at Trump's divisive rhetoric, his track record in the Oval Office and his habit of re-tweeting conspiracy theories. "With Joe and Kamala at the helm, you’re not going to have to think about the crazy things they said every...
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: Reuters - Politics - Published
News video: Obama blasts Trump in 2020 campaign trail debut

Obama blasts Trump in 2020 campaign trail debut 01:43

Former President Barack Obama returned to the campaign trail on Wednesday with a blistering attack on Donald Trump with less than two weeks to go before the Republican president's Election Day face-off with Democratic nominee Joe Biden. Gloria Tso reports

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Barack Obama Barack Obama 44th president of the United States

More than 1.7 million copies of Obama book sold in a week

In its first day, 887,000 units of the book were sold – the largest single-day sales total for the publisher.
CBS News

I captured Obama's favorite photo of the 2008 election. It's a reminder of what we've lost.

The Lincoln Memorial was the obvious place to go on the night America elected its first Black president. There, I found quiet contemplation.

USATODAY.com

Barack Obama gives a nod of approval to Drake essaying his role in a biopic

Barack Obama gives a nod of approval to Drake playing him in his biopic Barak Obama is giving a nod of approval to the artist he wants to portray him on..
WorldNews

Biden Brings the Gang Back Together

The Obama administration, Part 2, takes shape: This is your morning tip sheet.
NYTimes.com

Obama attacks Hispanic voters who picked Trump

The ex-US president says some overlooked Mr Trump's rhetoric because of his stance on abortion.
BBC News

Donald Trump Donald Trump 45th president of the United States

US election: Donald Trump says Joe Biden has to 'prove' his 80 million votes to get into White House

Mere hours after finally conceding the election to Joe Biden if the democrat won the Electoral College vote, Donald Trump has now flipped back to his previous..
New Zealand Herald

'Calling an election unfair does not make it so': Appeals court denies Trump campaign's effort to overturn Biden's win in Pennsylvania

In rejecting Trump's appeal, a judge wrote, "calling an election unfair does not make it so," and said Trump offered no evidence of wrongdoing.

USATODAY.com
S&P 500 Ends The Week On Record Highs [Video]

S&P 500 Ends The Week On Record Highs

On Friday, US stocks made gains as hopes for a peaceful transition to the Biden administration offset concerns about soaring COVID-19 cases. Business Insider reports S&P 500 closed at a record high. On Thursday Pres. Donald Trump said he'd hand over power when the Electoral College certifies President-elect Joe Biden as the winner of the 2020 election. The US reported 125,082 new coronavirus cases on Thursday. That brought the seven-day average to 163,831, according to the COVID Tracking Project. Deaths topped 254,000, and hospitalizations jumped above 90,000. The stock market's "fear gauge" fell as low as 19.51 on Friday, dropping amid low trading volumes to its lowest level since the pandemic began.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:42Published

Trump campaign loses appeal in Pennsylvania

The Trump campaign has so far been largely unsuccessful in court.
CBS News

President Trump pushes baseless voter fraud claims as more of his campaign lawsuits fail

President Trump is still refusing to accept the results of the 2020 election, casting false doubt on the 80 million votes President-elect Biden received en route..
CBS News

Philadelphia Philadelphia Largest city in Pennsylvania

National Dog Show Looks Different Thanks to COVID-19, But Show Goes On

The National Dog Show is giving us some sense of normalcy in 2020 ... COVID be damned. The Kennel Club of Philadelphia kept the Thanksgiving Day tradition alive..
TMZ.com

I've seen mental-health calls to police from both sides. More training is needed.

Too many victims end up like Philadelphia's Walter Wallace Jr. My friend was one of the lucky ones.

USATODAY.com
Governors tighten restrictions as COVID-19 surges [Video]

Governors tighten restrictions as COVID-19 surges

[NFA] As total U.S. infections crossed the 11 million mark - just over a week after hitting 10 million - states and cities across the nation reimposed restrictions to stem the resurgent virus that is straining many healthcare systems. This report produced by Chris Dignam.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 02:35Published
Biden commemorates Veterans Day in Philadelphia [Video]

Biden commemorates Veterans Day in Philadelphia

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Dr. Jill Biden presented a wreath at the Korean War Memorial at Penn's Landing, in Philadelphia, to mark Veterans Day.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:06Published

Gastonia, North Carolina Gastonia, North Carolina City in North Carolina, United States

Trump: Never Trumpers are stupid, dumb people [Video]

Trump: Never Trumpers are stupid, dumb people

President Donald Trump pitched himself as a lonely warrior against theDemocrats during a campaign rally Wednesday in North Carolina. "We're standingsort of alone against all of these people," Trump told the crowd. "We've hadto beat the really stupid, dumb people. The never Trumper'-s," he said. ThePresident was speaking in Gastonia the day before the final presidentialdebate with Joe Biden.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:06Published

North Carolina North Carolina State of the United States of America

Words of Gratitude From North Carolina

The New York Times asked poets laureate from across the country what the people in their states had to be thankful for in this difficult year.
NYTimes.com

Farooq named in J&K scam, dismisses charge

The J&K administration’s probe into largescale misappropriation of public land has thrown up alleged evidence of the involvement of former CM and NC leader..
IndiaTimes

One of 'the rarest' whales in the world found dead off the coast of North Carolina

Only five or six are born a year, in part because of the small population of female whales still alive, estimated at around 100.

USATODAY.com

Endangered whale washes ashore dead in North Carolina

The National Park Service says only about 360 right whales are still alive and about five or six calves are born each year.
CBS News

Kamala Harris Kamala Harris Vice President–elect of the United States; United States Senator

Watch: Kamala Harris calls teen artist to thank him for creating her portrait [Video]

Watch: Kamala Harris calls teen artist to thank him for creating her portrait

US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris called a teen artist to thank him for creating her portrait. 14-year-old Tyler Gordon had shared a video of himself making the portrait. In his tweet, Gordon had urged people to retweet the video so it reaches Harris. Soon, the 14-year-old artist received a call from the VP-elect herself. Shared on November 23, the clip opens to show the teen sitting in front of a blank canvas. Within moments, Gordon creates magic with his paintbrushes to fill up the canvas. On November 26, Gordon replied to his own tweet to announce the news to the world. Later in another tweet, the teen artist shared a clip of the conversation. People could not keep calm while commenting on Gordon's video. Netizens praised both the teen artist's work and Harris' gesture.

Credit: HT Digital Content    Duration: 03:47Published

Kamala Not a Shoo-In for 2024 with Black America, Tamika Mallory Says

You'd think Kamala Harris would have widespread support among African-Americans if she runs for President in 2024 -- but that's no guarantee ... so says Tamika..
TMZ.com

Kamala Harris calls teen who went viral for painting her portrait

"You really have a gift, my goodness. I was so touched to see it," Vice President-elect Kamala Harris told the 14-year-old artist.
CBS News

Kamala Harris calls teen artist who painted her portrait

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris called a teen artist from California whose painting of her went viral.
CBS News

Joe Biden Joe Biden President-elect of the United States; 47th Vice President of the United States

E.P.A.’s Final Deregulatory Rush Runs Into Open Staff Resistance

As President Trump's Environmental Protection Agency rushes to complete its regulatory rollbacks, agency staff, emboldened by the Biden victory, moves to stand..
NYTimes.com

Democratic Party (United States) Democratic Party (United States) Major political party in the United States

President Trump and President-elect Biden to throw their weight behind Georgia Senate candidates

After his Thanksgiving conference call with members of the military, President Trump confirmed he plans to travel to Georgia to help incumbent Republican..
CBS News

Watch AOC play Among Us on Twitch tonight

After making a huge splash in her Twitch debut last month, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) plans to join the streaming platform again tonight to play Among..
The Verge

What exit polls say about state of Georgia's Senate runoffs

The pair of January runoff elections will determine whether Republicans or Democrats control the Senate.
CBS News

Senate Democrats Face Power Struggle for Top Judiciary Job

Senators Richard J. Durbin and Sheldon Whitehouse are vying to be the top Democrat on the panel that controls judicial nominations, reflecting a broader debate..
NYTimes.com

Top Democrats accuse Trump of abuse of power for pardoning Michael Flynn

Several top Democrats slammed President Trump for pardoning former national security adviser Michael Flynn while many Republicans praised the controversial move...
CBS News

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Oh, Snap! Why Obama's Looking Forward To The Biden Administration [Video]

Oh, Snap! Why Obama's Looking Forward To The Biden Administration

Former President Barack Obama threw some geographic shade at the Trump administration in an interview with Stephen Colbert on Tuesday. Business Insider reports Obama praised President-elect Joe..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:38Published
Biden Becomes First Candidate To Win 80 Million Votes [Video]

Biden Becomes First Candidate To Win 80 Million Votes

President-elect Joe Biden continues to rack up the most votes won by any candidate in US history. As of Wednesday at 4 p.m., Biden earned more than 80 million votes in the 2020 presidential election...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:27Published
Barack Obama takes jab at Hispanic voters for supporting Trump [Video]

Barack Obama takes jab at Hispanic voters for supporting Trump

Barack Obama takes jab at Hispanic voters for supporting Trump

Credit: nypost     Duration: 01:02Published

Related news from verified sources

Trump Vs Deep State: Will Trump Upend Neocolonial World Order? – OpEd

Trump Vs Deep State: Will Trump Upend Neocolonial World Order? – OpEd
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney released an extraordinary statement on Tuesday, decrying a political scene he said "has moved away from...
Eurasia Review

US-Russia Relations Unlikely To Improve, Regardless Of Election Outcome – Analysis

By Todd Prince* (RFE/RL) -- If he wins another four years in the White House in the election on November 3, U.S. President Donald Trump may make a new push...
Eurasia Review

'72 hours ago': Confusion rages over Donald Trump's COVID-19 diagnosis timeline

The timeline simply doesn't add up. Exclamation marks are flying thick and fast around two competing versions of Donald Trump's Covid-19 diagnosis timeline after...
Mid-Day