Biden, Eastland and rejecting the cult of civility

There is a cult of civility taking root in the media and Democratic establishment. Some fetishize “get-alongism,” feting those who promise to calm the horses and restore comity in the political…

Face The Nation: SC Dems, Clyburn Fish Fry and Biden’s Buddies

South Carolina Democrats had a big week. Senators Elizabeth #EDub Warren and Cory Booker along with Mayor Pete Buttigieg and former Congressman Beto O'Rourke were interviewed by Soledad O'Brien at…

Hardball: Leadership helping Elizabeth Warren (E-Dub) Gain on Bernie

Jamal on "Hardball with Chris Matthews" discussing what he thinks is behind a new Morning Consult poll that shows Elizabeth Warren gaining traction while Bernie Sanders is falling back.

Face The Nation 6/2/19: Mueller Statement and AG Barr interview

Jamal on "Face the Nation" with CBS's Margaret Brennan and Jan Crawford, USA Today's Susan Page, and Ramesh Ponnuru. They discussed Crawford's interview with AG William Barr and special counsel…

The Hill: Impeachment Politics Are Tricky

The immediate politics for President Trump aren’t clear cut, but they seem to be for the rest of the Republicans. If half of what Robert Mueller laid out in his report concluding the Trump-Russia…

The last Republican patriot, or the first?

Special counsel Robert Mueller laid out clear evidence of obstruction of justice in his report to Attorney General William Barr on the Russian intrusion into America’s 2016 election campaign, yet…

Enjoy the ‘summer of love,’ Democrats

  Even when you’re trailing behind, running for president is fun. Anybody who doesn’t believe that either doesn’t love politics or has never been out on the trail. There are parades and fairs,…

Wale: “I can’t even f*ck with no artist that f*ck with (Trump)”

DC rapper and activist Wale puts it out there on gentrification, the future of DC "Go-Go" and the "finesse" Trump is running out of the White House.    

Watergate prosecutor Richard Ben-Veniste criticizes handling of Mueller report

Jamal interviewed former Watergate special prosecutor Richard Ben-Veniste on Hill TV's "Rising" who said Robert Mueller's report on election meddling shows enough evidence to suggest President Trump…

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Imma play Nikki’s crisis manager for a sec: 1) go meet with #DrFauci or someone at WH 2) new post on how much you learned about how Vaxx works. 3) take photo getting the jab 4) do new post/interview/convo with #MichelleObama or #oprah about why vaxx is important 5) move on
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NICKI MINAJ SPEAKS WITH THE WHITE HOUSE? After the rapper’s inaccurate tweet about the COVID-19 vaccine went viral, the White House offered to introduce her to one of the Biden administration’s doctors to address her questions about the vaccine – the co-hosts discuss.
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Join us Thursday, September 23rd from 12-1 PM ET for AAMA's virtual roundtable discussion "Using Our Voice" A Discussion on Voting Rights" moderated by journalist and political analyst, @JamalSimmons. To join the conversation visit,
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You're Fired: Biden tells ex-Trump officials to resign from Military Academy advisory boards or be dismissed @KannoYoungs, @seungminkim, @JamalSimmons and @mkhammer discuss

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