“I know you’re reluctant to label the president racist, but this is a president who suggested the first African-American president was born in Africa, he was sued by the Justice Department during the Nixon years for discriminatory housing practices against blacks in New York, he suggested they bring back the death penalty for the central park five, black and Latino teenagers falsely accused of rape. This is the president who said there we, quote, very fine people on Continue reading "John Kasich Won’t Bite When Tapper Asks Him if Trump’s Racist: ‘I’m Not a Name-Caller’"
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As Governor John Kasich spoke with Chuck Todd this morning about health care reform, Kasich took a moment to lament Washington partisanship.
He said, “I believe the political parties are disintegrating before our very eyes. I think more and more people across this country see no purpose for political parties… There are more and more independents because of the squabbling.”
He said the health care focus on “who gains politically” is way too short-sighted and warned that people can’t risk “losing the soul of our country because we play politics and we forget people who are in need.”
Tdodd asked, “If you were just a citizen and not an elected official, would you be a member of the Republican Party right now?”
He affirmed that he’s still a conservative Republican, but also said, “You have to put people first.. You have to Continue reading "Kasich: ‘The Political Parties Are Disintegrating Before Our Very Eyes’"