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Sunday News: #ObamaOut; Cooch Out (of 2017 VA Gov Race); Corey Stewart In (for Gov)?


by Lowell

Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Sunday, May 1.

  • Video: Larry Wilmore Remarks at 2016 White House Correspondents’ Dinner


  • Video: Chris Wallace Confronts Trump for Attacking Hillary on “Woman Card”


  • Video: Sen. Lindsey Graham says “Lucifer may be the only person Trump could beat in a general election; when it comes to women and Hispanics, Trump polls like Lucifer.” Also, “there’s a civil war going on in the Republican Party;” “Trump’s foreign policy is isolationism…will lead to another 9/11.” “Women and Hispanics hate [Trump’s] guts for good reason.”


  • Video: Hillary Clinton on CNN’s State of the Union this morning.

    I certainly look forward to working with Sen. Sanders in the lead up to the convention, in the leadup to the platform that will represent the Democratic Party…It will be a progressive platform. I’ve run on a progressive agenda. I really welcome his ideas and his passion and commitment because the most important thing in November.

    There is no more important goal and I was pleased when Sen. Sanders said the other day he’s going to work tirelessly to make sure that Donald Trump was not president and I really welcome that because that has to be our primary objective…We have so much in common.


  • Video: Bernie Sanders says “of course the party needs to be unified and it WILL be unified after the convention”


  • Former Virginia LG Bill Bolling (R) just posted: “The division and dysfunction in the Republican Party of Virginia continues to deepen. The bitterness between Trump and Cruz supporters that was displayed at this weekend’s GOP convention is the latest chapter in a long and sad saga that has taken the RPV from success to consistent failure, with no end in sight.”