CNN’s Chris Cillizza found that much of Sen. Jeff Flake’s (R.-Ariz.) speech on the Senate floor to be agreeable with his own worldview. Of the 20 lines Cillizza analyzed, he could not disagree with any of Flake’s major points. Cillizza did not disagree with the controversial line from Flake’s speech comparing President Donald Trump to […]
Retiring Sen. Jeff Flake (R., Ariz.) had made it clear that he is not a fan of President Donald Trump, ranging from his book that criticized the president and his campaign to a series of statements over the past year. For example, CNN highlighted nine criticisms of Trump Flake made in October. Now, he went […]
Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake announced his retirement from the Senate on Tuesday afternoon, which sparked reactions across the political spectrum. CNN published a piece on Flake’s retirement speech headlined, “Jeff Flake’s 9 toughest hits on Trump,” and detailed his criticism of the sitting president. Flake has been a vocal Trump critic, writing a book that […]
The title? Wastebook: The Farce Awakens, a homage to the new Star Wars movie coming out this month.
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