With guest, Louder Than a Bomb poet Nate Marshall

Monday, November 28, 2016

WEEKEND QUOTABLES ... No chances for Trump

DFER Pres. Shavar Jeffries
“DFER congratulates Betsy DeVos on her appointment as Secretary of Education, and we applaud Mrs. DeVos’s commitment to growing the number of high-quality public charter schools. -- Press Release
Lee Saunders, chairman of the A.F.L.-C.I.O.’s political committee
"We underestimated the amount of anger and frustration among working people and especially white workers, both male and female, about their economic status." -- New York Times
Donald Trump
 “In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally.” -- Washington Post
Frayda Levin, chair of Americans for Prosperity
“In creating the Koch network, I don’t think that we ever envisioned that we would be supplying staffers to this semi-free market, semi-populist president." -- Politico
Stephen Bannon's former co-writer, Julia Jones
 Ms. Jones, the film colleague, said that in their years working together, Mr. Bannon occasionally talked about the genetic superiority of some people and once mused about the desirability of limiting the vote to property owners.
“I said, ‘That would exclude a lot of African-Americans,’” Ms. Jones recalled. “He said, ‘Maybe that’s not such a bad thing.’" -- New York Times
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf
“I like to compare this to conscientious objector status.We are not going to use our resources to enforce what we believe are unjust immigration laws.” -- New York Times

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