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National Politics With Ken Rudin

Aug 22, 2019

President Donald Trump criticized Jewish Democratic voters this week, claiming they are "very disloyal” for their political opinions. 

Jewish voters expressed outrage at his remarks, labeling them as anti-Semitic. 

This comes in the wake of the recent travel restrictions placed on U.S. Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib, Democrats from Minnesota and Michigan, because of their past criticism of the Israeli government.

After 'Send Her Back!' Chant, Cincinnati Rally A Test For Trump

Aug 1, 2019
President Donald Trump speaks during the 2018 Ohio Republican Party State Dinner, Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio.
John Minchillo / AP

President Donald Trump's latest rally will be a test for both candidate and crowd.

Updated at on July 18 at 1:52 p.m. ET

President Trump continued his attacks against four freshman Democratic congresswomen at a campaign rally in Greenville, N.C., on Wednesday, with the crowd breaking into a chant of "send her back" against one, echoing the president's racist message from the weekend.

Trump on Thursday disavowed the chant.

Updated at 7 p.m. ET

A group of four women lawmakers responded to attacks by President Trump with a news conference of their own on Monday evening.

Earlier in the day, Trump said the members of Congress are "free to leave" the country if they are unhappy with the U.S. and accused them of hating America.

Updated at 4:04 p.m. ET

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is trying to tamp down an ongoing squabble between a quartet of progressive members and a large bloc of moderate Democrats. The effort comes after a leading progressive said the speaker was being "disrespectful" of the group, dubbed "the squad," and cited race as a factor.

The Mueller Report With Political Junkie Ken Rudin

Apr 18, 2019

The Justice Department plans to release the Mueller report today.

But it’s unclear how much of the 400 page report will be shared with the public. 

The investigation into Russian collusion in the 2016 election, which took about two years, concluded last month. It lead to the arrest of several prominent figures in Trump’s inner circle. But the conclusions about the President are yet to be seen.  

Today on All Sides, Political junkie Ken Rudin talks the Mueller report and more national politics.