Sarah Longwell: 'Donald Trump Is Not A Republican Or A Conservative'
Sarah Longwell, founder of Republican Voters Against Trump, joins Ali Velshi to discuss why this is "not a moment for partisanship" and how Donald Trump's lies should unite republicans & conservatives in voting against him. Aired on 09/25/2020.
With just three weeks until the presidential election, Joe Biden continues to hold the lead in many polls. Kyle Kondik, managing editor of Sabato's Crystal Ball from the University of Virginia's Center for Politics, joins CBSN to discuss their reporting showing President Trump is not making up ground. The spotlight is on America's religious right for their full-throated endorsement of Donald Trump as president. The conservative Christian group, the World Congress of Families (WCF), opposes LGBT rights, abortion and gay marriage. The WCF has been categorized as a hate group. WCF founder, Allan Carlson, says Trump is the only option in the next election, despite his flaws. The WCF is also active in promoting its agenda outside of the US. Carlson defends the group's record in Russia, Africa and Europe. Jason Johnson, Professor at Morgan State University, discusses the complicated history of Trumpism and reveals that even if Trump is removed from office, there is the potential another politician with similar policies and tactics could rise within the Republican party. Aired on 10/23/2020. John Heilemann, an MSNBC National Affairs Analyst, joins Lawrence O'Donnell to discuss how Donald Trump and his "coterie of enablers" are casting doubt on the legitimacy of the 2020 election. Aired on 09/24/2020.