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‘This Week’ Transcript: Sen. Bernie Sanders
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' ON May 22, 2016 and it will be updated. ABC THIS WEEK UNIDENTIFIED MALE: Starting right now on THIS WEEK with George Stephanopoulos , Locked and loaded (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) DONALD TRUMP (R), PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE: "crooked Hillary Clinton " is the most
Bernie Sanders 'Movement' Sees Progressives Planning Next Step
When asked about his post-primary plans, if Hillary Clinton clinches the Democratic nomination for president, Bernie Sanders was quick to tell ABC News in Rome last week that he would go back to his day job as a U.S. senator from Vermont. But several of the advocacy groups backing his campaign have
Breitbart Reporter Speaks Out After Alleged Trump Campaign Manager Assault
The Breitbart reporter who alleges she was assaulted by Donald Trump 's campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, at a press conference Tuesday night, told ABC News that the Trump campaign's denial of her story has been "hurtful." "Honestly it's been really hurtful, because obviously no one wants to be
Actor Danny Glover 'Feeling the Bern' in South Carolina
Actor Danny Glover introduced Bernie Sanders at a large rally in Greenville, South Carolina, Sunday night. Glover endorsed Sanders earlier this month, but this appearance onstage was his first side-by-side with the Vermont senator. "What a moment, what a moment," Glover said as he took the stage.
GOP Candidates, White House Urge Peaceful End to Oregon Standoff
Republican presidential candidates and the White House called Monday for a peaceful resolution to the armed standoff at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon, a location where a group of militia members are occupying a building on federal land. During a press conference in Boone, Iowa,
Donald Trump Once Proposed the Biggest Tax Hike Ever
Donald Trump takes a lot of flak for failing to offer specific policy proposals, but there was a time when he offered a very specific tax plan -- one that raised taxes on the wealthy so much it might have made Bernie Sanders blush. In classic Trump fashion, the plan was big and bold. If enacted,
How Bernie Sanders Is Attracting Monster Crowds (and Whether Hillary Should Be Worried)
"Bernie-mentum." No one is quite sure how to spell it, but Bernie Sanders supporters definitely feel the growing momentum for their underdog candidate. “Hopefully, Webster dictionary will recognize it as a new word soon,” said volunteer Tyson Manker of Jacksonville, Illinois, who drove five hours
ABC News Announces Cecilia Vega & Tom Llamas as "World News Tonight" Weekend Anchors
ABC News President James Goldston announced Cecilia Vega and Tom Llamas as “World News Tonight” Weekend Anchors. See below for Goldston’s note to staff: Team, I have exciting news to share about our “World News Tonight” weekend broadcasts and our 2016 political team. Cecilia Vega...
Your 2016 Weekend Speed Read
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES TED ON JEB: In an interview yesterday with “This Week” anchor GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, said Republican voters want a presidential candidate “who will stand up and lead” and, as for Jeb Bush… “Look, Jeb Bush is a...
Guy Fawkes Night and the Famous Mask That Lives on Through Anonymous
Remember, remember the Fifth of November. Even 400 years after his death, British folk hero Guy Fawkes has helped stoke the spirit of protesters with a mask that was popularized in the graphic novel and movie "V for Vendetta" and has since been adopted by the hacktivist group Anonymous. The