Speechwriter

Michael Gerson, Post columnist and Bush 9/11 speechwriter, dies at 58

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Vermont Conversation: Barack Obama’s Speechwriter on ‘The Power of a President’s Words’

Cody Keenan, left, and his new book ‘Grace’. Images courtesy of Cody Keenan The Vermont Conversation with David Goodman is a VTDigger podcast that features in-depth interviews on local and national issues with politicians, activists, artists, changemakers and citizens making a difference. Listen below and subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google …

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Former Obama speechwriter tells Democrats ‘best way to bring down’ Donald Trump

Humor is key to annoy the two-time, one-term, and notoriously thin-skinned former president, Keenan suggested in the latest episode of Mediaite’s podcast “The Interview.” “The best way to bring Trump down is to make fun of him,” Keenan said, citing the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner in 2011 when then-President …

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PSst! Minister’s entertaining pick for speechwriter, Abbott unmasked in Japan

Minister asks Wordsmith to sign the dotted line Public Service Minister Katy Gallagher has made an interesting choice in her selection for a new speechwriter. Brigid Delaney, former newspaper columnist for The Guardian, turned Netflix TV show creator, was tapped by the ACT senator to take on the role. The …

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Finance Minister Katy Gallagher hires former Guardian columnist as speechwriter

“I spent a sleepless night after the elections, not because I was worried about the results, but because I felt that it would be an important government that would undertake important reforms and I wanted to be part of it”, a- she declared. “Speechwriting for work has been one of …

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Nigerian Speechwriter, Private Investigator Makes His Authoring Debut

Nigerian speechwriter and private investigator John Walker Adetunji-Adeoye (popularly known as Johnny JamJam) released his first books this weekend. In a post on his social media pages, he announced that the books How We Destroy Nigeria: Precedence of Doom and How We Destroy Nigeria: Haven For Financial Crimes And Corruption …

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The Speechwriter | The Manila Times

EMMANUEL was a young man from the windy island of K in the Bicol region, an island apparently adrift in the Pacific Ocean. After graduating from high school, where he edited the student organ called The Mighty Pen, he applied for a journalism scholarship at the University of Santo Tomas. …

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The NPR Politics Podcast: NPR

Former White House speechwriting director Cody Keenan in the Oval Office, July 23, 2013. Pete Souza/The White House hide caption toggle caption Pete Souza/The White House Former White House speechwriting director Cody Keenan in the Oval Office, July 23, 2013. Pete Souza/The White House Cody Keenan talks to NPR’s Tamara …

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Axis of Evil Speechwriter David Frum Should Keep Quiet About Benin Bronzes

David Frum is perhaps best known for writing former US President George W. Bush’s infamous “Axis of Evil” speech, which preceded the US invasion of Iraq. This writing alone has resulted in untold Iraqi death and suffering and the looting of over 17,000 ancient Iraqi artifacts. While US authorities have …

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Former White House speechwriter now sings a different tune in Boston – The Forward

Joe Resnek has traded law for music and is back in his hometown of Chelsea. Courtesy of Joe Resnek By Linda Matchan August 08, 2022 (Boston Jewish Journal) – Ten years ago, Joe Resnek was a precocious 23-year-old with a badass past who had graduated from Harvard and worked his …

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Russia ‘obviously lost’, ‘improvises’ during war: Putin’s ex-speechwriter

A former speechwriter to Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview published Friday that Russians are “obviously lost” in the war in Ukraine. “They don’t know what to do, so they improvise. Putin has to achieve something that will convince the Russians he has won and he can’t get …

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Abe Shinzo’s legacy encompasses the Indo-Pacific, says his former speechwriter

JHE JAPANESE The government has decided to hold a state funeral by the end of September for Abe Shinzo, the late former prime minister. There is only one precedent for this in the country’s post-war history: Yoshida Shigeru, a former prime minister, received a state funeral in 1967. Abe’s “Churchillian” …

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Prince Harry must fire his speechwriter because he is ‘very, very nervous’

Prince Harry must fire his speechwriter because he is ‘very, very nervous’ Prince Harry desperately needs to fire his speechwriter, claims a royal expert. He told her he found public speaking “really difficult”, said Emily Andrews. She said she was “not impressed” with her performance at the United Nations General …

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Kamala Harris loses editor Megan Groob and domestic policy adviser Rohini Kosoglu

VP’s staff run out the door: Kamala Harris loses editor Megan Groob after just 4 months on the job AND her longest-serving aide and domestic policy adviser Rohini Kosoglu Editor-in-chief Meghan Groob leaves after taking office in April The vice president is set to lose one of her closest and …

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Gatineau speechwriter who drowned in Mexico remembers her ‘drive’

The funeral of speechwriter and former journalist Elaine O’Farrell, who drowned in Mexico while vacationing with her family in February, is due to take place in Gatineau, Que., on Saturday. O’Farrell was 61 when she died while snorkeling in the Caribbean Sea on February 19, 2022. A press release issued …

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Elaine O’Farrell, 1961-2022: “feared and revered” speechwriter and ex-editor

Breadcrumb Links News Local News life story “She lived life to the extreme, and I’ve never met anyone who didn’t love her.” Elaine O’Farrell with her husband, Doug Hoover. Photo by photo provided /courtesy of Doug Hoover Content of the article Despite her short stature – “Five feet and a …

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Biden speechwriter Jeffrey Nussbaum says goodbye to the administration

Biden’s top speechwriter leaves the White House: Jeffrey Nussbaum says goodbye to the administration as adviser Cedric Richmond heads to DNC and Jen Psaki reportedly seeks to join MSNBC Senior presidential speechwriter Jeffrey Nussbaum is leaving his White House perch, he confirmed on Twitter on Monday Nussbaum’s announcement comes after …

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Starmer’s Conference Speechwriter Among People Involved in ‘New Centrist Party’ Unhappy With Starmer ‘Board’ – SKWAWKBOX

New ‘cross-party’ group tainted by Islamophobia and united by disdain for ‘uninspiring’ Starmer According to the Times, Tony Blair and others are forming the ‘Britain Project’ – a new group which many believe will morph into a ‘new new centrist party’ – and the group’s founders are said to be …

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UT Briscoe Center Receives JFK Speechwriter Archive – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The Dolph Brisco Center for American History at the University of Texas at Austin announced Thursday that it has acquired papers by renowned writer Richard N. Goodwin who helped shape United States history. Goodwin, who died in 2018, was best known for his speeches and policies for Presidents John F. …

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What a Speechwriter Does in a Workday

Welcome to The Work Day, a series that chronicles a single day in the professional lives of diverse women – from gallerists to stay-at-home parents to CEOs. In this episode, we hear from Krithika Varagur, a speechwriter who logged a day job in February. Interested in contributing to a future …

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Ex-Pompeo speechwriter slams Kamala after another bizarre speech about COVID response in Jamaica

Kamala Harris is facing growing criticism for her continued gaffes and inappropriate laughter during public appearances, with a former Trump-era speechwriter saying her rhetoric “undermines American diplomacy” on the world stage. “America’s allies and partners expect our leaders to speak with consistency and clarity on the issues that matter to …

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Unfair ‘yan! Lacierda tells ex-PNoy speechwriter: No need to slam Aquino to raise Robredo

There is no competition between the late President Benigno Aquino III and Vice President Leni Robredo. Former presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda is disappointed by a former colleague claiming that Robredo is better than the late president. According to Lacierda, it’s unfair to make such a comparison and throw Aquino under …

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Ex-Kremlin Speechwriter: Putin Wouldn’t Have Invaded Ukraine If He ‘Knew What Would Happen’

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and former Iranian President Hassan Rouhani during a video conference dedicated to the conflict in Syria, in Moscow, Russia July 1, 2020. Photo: Sputnik/Alexei Druzhinin/ Kremlin via REUTERS. A former speechwriter to Russian President Vladimir Putin now living in Israel …

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Watch: ‘He was deceived by his own propaganda’: Putin’s ex-speechwriter speaks to WION

Former Russian President Vladimir Putin’s speechwriter Abbas Gallyamov spoke to WION as he tried to decode it. Gallyamov viewed Putin as a “rational” man. “He always seemed absolutely rational to me. You would never think he could ever be able to act so emotionally,” Abbas said. Speaking directly from Tel …

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Kamala Harris’ speechwriter joins list of resigning staff

The exodus of staff from Vice President Kamala Harris’ office continues, with the head of her speechwriting team jumping ship at the end of this month. A White House official told Fox News that Kate Childs Graham was “leaving the office, but not the family”, and added that Harris was …

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Harris’ top speechwriter set to leave amid wave of staff turnover

A top speechwriter to Kamala Harris is leaving the White House, drawing attention to the vice president’s messaging challenges over the past year and new efforts to right the ship. Harris’ director of speechwriting Kate Childs Graham will leave in late February, a White House official confirmed. “Kate is leaving …

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Kamala Harris loses ANOTHER staffer: Speechwriter becomes VP’s EIGHTH staffer to go

Kamala Harris loses ANOTHER staff member: Editor becomes EIGHTH VP of staff to leave since disastrous border trip in June, with exodus showing no signs of abating Kate Childs Graham is expected to step down from the VP’s office at the end of the month She served as director of …

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Harris’ top speechwriter set to leave amid wave of staff turnover |

WASHINGTON • A top speechwriting aide to Kamala Harris is leaving the White House, bringing attention back to the vice president’s messaging challenges over the past year and new efforts to right the ship. Harris’ director of speechwriting Kate Childs Graham will leave in late February, a White House official …

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Vice President Harris continues to hemorrhage staffers as editor prepares to leave White House

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Vice President Kamala Harris continues to lose staff with the departure of another high-ranking member of her team. Kate Childs Graham, the editor of Harris, is leaving the vice president’s office at the end of the month, sources told Fox News. A …

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January 6, panel subpoenas aides to Trump speechwriter Don Jr. – The Hamden Journal

The House select committee investigating last year’s Capitol riot has subpoenaed two aides to Donald Trump Jr. and a former White House staffer who helped craft the speech that former President Donald Trump spoke at his “Stop the Steal” rally shortly before the violence erupted. The panel said aides Andrew …

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Capitol Riot Committee subpoenas former Trump speechwriter and advisers to Donald Trump Jr

The House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurgency has issued subpoenas for documents and testimony from two associates of Donald Trump Jr. and a former White House speechwriter who allegedly helped write former President Donald Trump’s speech on the day of the worst attack on the Capitol since 1814. …

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Trump news – live: Capitol riot committee subpoenas former president’s speechwriter and Don Jr’s advisers

Lawyers for former President Donald Trump and the Trump Organization have asked a federal judge to bar the office of New York State Attorney General Letitia James from investigating them or order her to recuse himself from any investigation of the real estate company. The twice-impeached ex-president sued Ms James …

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January 6 committee subpoenas Trump speechwriter for pre-insurgency rally

WASHINGTON — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, assault on the U.S. Capitol issued subpoenas on Tuesday for three other aides to former President Donald Trump, including Ross Worthington, the speechwriter who helped writing the speech in which Trump warned his supporters that they would lose their country …

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Trump 2024 race would cause constitutional crisis, former Biden speechwriter says

[ad_1] Jon Meacham says president’s comments are a projection of his “fundamental, enveloping narcissism” A campaign to take over the presidency from Donald Trump in 2024 could lead to a constitutional crisis or even a civil war, warned Jon Meacham, a professor at Vanderbilt University and occasional adviser to Joe …

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Trump 2024 race would cause constitutional crisis, says former Biden speechwriter

Jon Meacham says the president’s comments are a projection of his ‘fundamental and enveloping narcissism’ A campaign to retake the presidency from Donald Trump in 2024 could lead to a constitutional crisis or even a civil war, warned Jon Meacham, a Vanderbilt University professor and occasional adviser to Joe Biden. …

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Bush speechwriter accuses Trump Jr. of describing Jesus’ teachings as a ‘sucker manual’

A former George W. Bush speechwriter has slammed Donald Trump Jr. for saying biblical teachings “got us nothing” during a speech to young conservatives. While speaking at a Turning Point USA conference in Arizona on Dec. 19, Trump addressed the issue of cancel culture, saying Republicans were playing “T-ball” while …

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Former Obama speechwriter talks about a book

Ben Rhodes discussed democracy, authoritarianism and his book with Center for the Political Future co-directors Bob Shrum and Mike Murphy on the “Bully Pulpit” podcast. (Kellie Chen | Daily Trojan) Ben Rhodes, former speechwriter and deputy national security adviser to former President Barack Obama, spoke on Tuesday about threats to …

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Are the promises of COP26 real solutions, or just a speechwriter’s dream come true?

[ad_1] High fives and socially distanced sound clips dominate the media opportunity for politicians that is COP26. This does not mean that this is all a waste of time, far from it. But people know how to pose around the event with a pinch of salt. It’s a political speechwriter‘s …

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Who Wrote BTS’s Powerful UN Speech? The identity of the speechwriter remains a mystery

A week after South Korean President Moon Jae-in appointed musical sensation BTS to a cultural diplomacy role, the group accompanied Moon to New York for the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly. As “the president’s special envoys for future generations and culture”, their first official duty was an …

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Former Obama SpeechWriter Host Podcast in 32 Markets

[ad_1] A podcast hosted by former President Barack Obama’s speechwriter will air in 32 markets and on an award-winning channel on the Audacy app, the company said on Monday. Lovett or let him hosted by Jon Lovett will feature comedians, actors, journalists, activists and politicians talking about the biggest news …

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Rudy Giuliani’s former speechwriter calls federal government raid ‘tragic third act’ to his legal career

[ad_1] A former Rudy Giuliani speechwriter called Wednesday’s raid on Giuliani’s Manhattan apartment a “tragic third act” for his legal career. John Avlon, a former member of Giuliani’s staff, said he was “shocked” when he discovered that federal investigators executed a search warrant against Giuliani and seized several electronic devices …

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Sandra Ochola: the editor of the president’s speech

[ad_1] Profiles Sandra Ochola: the editor of the president’s speech Friday, March 19, 2021 Sandra Ochola, Deputy Director, Speech Research and Writing, Presidential Strategic Communication Unit (PSCU). PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NMG By JACKSON BIKOMore from this author Summary A lawyer at the High Court of Kenya with a …

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Barack Obama speechwriter Cody Keenan to publish memoir of 2015 Charleston shooting

The book’s title references a theme from Obama’s response to Charleston and one of the most moving moments of his presidency: his singing of “Amazing Grace” during his eulogy at the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Emanuel of Charleston for one of the victims, the Reverend. Clementa Pinckney. Obama speaking at …

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Obama speechwriter Cody Keenan writes ‘Grace’ memoir

[ad_1] The speechwriter who helped President Barack Obama write his moving speech in memory of the victims of the Charleston Church massacre will publish a memoir on his work in the White House. Sugar23 Books, a brand of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books & Media, has acquired “Grace: A President, His …

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Obama ‘Grace’ speechwriter memoir to be released in 2022 Charleston speechwriter Barack Obama speechwriter Cody Keean

The White House speechwriter who helped President Barack Obama work on his response to the Charleston church massacre in June 2015 has a book deal. Cody Keenan’s memoir is set around the time a white supremacist murdered nine black parishioners in South Carolina. “Grace: A President, His Speechwriter, and Ten …

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Obama speechwriter criticizes Biden’s calls for unity: “There’s a whole party blocking him”

[ad_1] Cody Keenan, who spent 14 years writing speeches for former President Barack Obama, said he was “preemptively frustrated” by President Joe Biden’s calls for unity because he doesn’t believe the Party Republican will never be ready to work with Democrats. Mr Keenan told Axios that Biden’s White House message …

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Home Secretary announces speechwriter for £ 63,000 a year

[ad_1] Want to be a good Priti writer? Home Secretary announces £ 63,000 a year speechwriter to lead Westminster team Home Secretary looking for speechwriter to “reflect her voice and priorities” Writing ‘high profile speeches’ comes with a salary of up to £ 63,175 per year Applicants are cautioned that …

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Joe Biden’s speechwriter Vinay Reddy has roots in Telangana; Everything you need to know

[ad_1] Residents of a remote village in Telangana cherished the timing of US President Joe Biden’s inaugural address because his speechwriter has his roots there. Cholleti Vinay Reddy has been appointed speech writing director for the new US president. Vinay was the editor of Biden’s speech during his second term …

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Who is Joe Biden’s speechwriter Vinay Reddy?

[ad_1] New US President Joe Biden will deliver his inaugural address on Wednesday outlining his administration’s agenda. The speech-writing team that is helping shape the project is led by an American Indian, Vinay Reddy, who served as a speechwriter for the Biden-Harris campaign and who was previously a speechwriter when …

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Biden speechwriter Vinay Reddy is the pride of Telangana village

[ad_1] Cholleti Vinay Reddy Image Credit: Twitter Hyderabad: When the whole world awaits the inaugural address of new US President Joe Biden, residents of a remote village in Telangana will cherish the moment because his speechwriter has his roots here. The villagers of Pothireddypeta in the Karimnagar district, about 200 …

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Joe Biden’s speechwriter Vinay Reddy makes his Telangana village proud

Indian-American Vinay Reddy, the speechwriter for US President-elect Joe Biden, has roots in a remote village in Telangana’s Karimnagar district. Narayana Reddy’s family hails from Pothireddypeta village in Huzurabad. (India today) The sleepy village of Pothireddypeta rejoices in the international success of their “bidda” (son). Reddy’s international fame has made …

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Joe Biden appoints Native Americans as speechwriter and deputy director of presidential staff office

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday appointed his longtime business associate, Indo-American Vinay Reddy, as speechwriter and fellow community member Gautam Raghavan, who previously served at the House Blanche, as deputy director of the Office of Presidential Personnel. The appointment of Reddy and Raghavan comes with …

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Biden speechwriter Jon Meacham on America’s Soul Battle

[ad_1] Shortly after the election results were announced in key Pennsylvania state, Joe Biden delivered a victory speech announcing the need to “restore the soul of America.” “Our nation is shaped by the constant battle between our best angels and our darkest urges,” the president-elect said, barking hoarse in a …

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White House speechwriter fired for attending white supremacist conference appointed to committee to protect Holocaust sites

[ad_1] A former speechwriter who was fired from the White House in 2018 for attending a conference with white supremacists has been placed on a committee meant to preserve Holocaust-related sites across Europe. Darren Beattie has been appointed to the Commission for the Preservation of American Heritage Abroad, according to …

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Trump enlists former speechwriter who attended white supremacist conference to monitor Holocaust sites

[ad_1] (JTA) – President Donald Trump has appointed Darren Beattie, a former White House speechwriter who attended a white supremacist conference, to a government commission that monitors Holocaust sites. Beattie, who tag on twitter as a “proud Jew,” attended a HL Mencken Club conference in 2016. According to the Southern …

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Trump names speechwriter fired for attending conference with white nationalists to commission that preserves Holocaust memorials

Darren Beattie, former White House speechwriter. (Darren Beattie via Twitter) WASHINGTON — A former speechwriter fired from the White House in 2018 for attending a conference that white supremacists also attended has been named to a commission tasked with preserving Holocaust-related sites across Europe. Former speechwriter Darren Beattie will join …

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Biden’s ABC Town Hall questioners include former Obama speechwriter, wife of former Pennsylvania candidate Dem

[ad_1] Biden defends the economic agenda in town hall Former Obama economic adviser Robert Wolf and FreedomWorks economist Stephen Moore break down Joe Biden’s economic agendas against President Trump on ‘Fox & Friends.’ Two of the ABC mayoral interviewees featuring Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Thursday had ties to …

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ABC silent after Biden mayoral attendees identified as Obama’s ex-speechwriter, wife of prominent Democrat

[ad_1] ABC remains silent amid mounting criticism from its town hall with Joe Biden after two of the attendees who questioned the Democratic nominee were identified as an Obama speechwriter and the wife of a prominent Pennsylvania Democrat . One of the interlocutors was Nathan Osburn, who worked for the …

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Biden town hall questioner worked as a speechwriter in the Obama administration: report

[ad_1] ABC News mayor attendee Thursday night with Democratic candidate Joe bidenJoe BidenPoll: 71% support Biden’s omicron travel ban Invest in children and families now so that one day I am unemployed. On January 6, the panel votes to despise Meadows PLUS previously worked as a speechwriter in the Obama …

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Paul Bunner, Prime Minister Jason Kenney’s speechwriter, is retiring on Monday

Links to the breadcrumb Local News Publication date : Sep 04, 2020 • September 4, 2020 • 2 minute read • 10 comments Paul Bunner watches the federal election results at an Edmonton restaurant on October 21, 2019. Photo by David Bloom /Postmedia Content of the article Prime Minister’s speechwriter …

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McConnell Chief Speechwriter Launches Company: Arboreal Communications

[ad_1] WASHINGTON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Former Senate Speaker Brian Forest’s speechwriter announced the public launch of Arboreal Communications, a communications company specializing in executive messaging, writing and positioning. The company has previously been selected to help major global brands, government leaders, business associations and nonprofits reach key audiences on a range …

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US Congressman’s Speechwriter Channels White Nationalism

On July 22, Matt Gaetz (R-Florida) came under fire for potentially violating House ethics rules by funneling taxpayer funds, through an intermediary, to a speechwriting consultant hired in 2019 named Darren Beattie. Beattie made headlines in 2018, when his position as Trump’s White House speechwriter abruptly ended after CNN revealed …

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Kenney’s speechwriter Paul Bunner meets with Indigenous leaders

[ad_1] Alberta Premier’s speechwriter Jason Kenney met with Indigenous leaders in the province following criticism of articles he wrote years ago that were called racist. Paul Bunner met with Indigenous leaders last week, including Chief Wilton Littlechild, one of the leaders of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Littlechild spoke with …

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More controversial stories surface from Kenney’s speechwriter accused of racist, sexist and homophobic comments

[ad_1] Other articles containing controversial remarks about transgender people, women, people of color and the homeless community have been published by Paul Bunner, the speechwriter for Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, who makes already facing calls for his dismissal amid accusations of racist, sexist and homophobic remarks in his previous work. …

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Kenney’s speechwriter says homosexuality is “socially destructive” and called the First Nation an oppressive regime

[ad_1] Further writings from Alberta Premier Jason Kenney’s speechwriter Jason Kenney were published Friday, with columns declaring homosexuality to be “individual and social destructive” and characterizing an Alberta First Nation as ” oppressive and collectivist regime ”. Opposition NDP calls for Paul Bunner’s sacking were rebuffed by Kenney on Thursday …

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Kenney’s speechwriter called residential schools a ‘false genocide story’

Alberta Premier’s speechwriter Jason Kenney once wrote an article dismissing the ‘false history of genocide’ of Canada’s residential school system and said young Indigenous people could be ‘mature recruits’ for violent insurgencies. Paul Bunner wrote the column, titled “The ‘Genocide’ That Failed”, for the online magazine C2C Journal in 2013. …

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Former Mattis speechwriter says surprised by retired general’s attack on Trump

[ad_1] Guy Snodgrass, who has been a key aide to former Defense Secretary James Mattis, said that while he was surprised Mattis recently released a rare public criticism of President Trump, he also believes that he was eager to speak. “Frankly, I think there is one element of Mattis that …

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U.S. coronavirus crisis ‘failure of democracy’: Obama’s former speechwriter – Xinhua English.news.cn

A screenshot of David Litt’s Twitter account from May 23, 2020 shows then-US President Barack Obama’s former speechwriter tweeting his post “Coronavirus crisis in the United States is a failure of democracy” with a cover photo. (Xinhua) “The American republic is a government of fewer people, by fewer people, for …

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If I were Donald Trump’s speechwriter, this is the team speech I’d suggest | sport

Jhere’s a moment near the end of most sports movies where the coach gives a heartfelt pep talk just before the crucial game. The coach will use words like ‘heart’, ‘honor’ and ‘teamwork’. Everything that happens next on the court or in the field is a little underwhelming because victory …

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Brad Pitt denies use of awards show speechwriter – Deadline

UPDATE with video: Over the past few months on the awards circuit, Once upon a time… in HollywoodBrad Pitt was an MVP in more ways than one, regularly appearing in one of the most memorable acceptance speeches of the night. Pitt’s speeches were so polished that they made some wonder …

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Trump’s address is an ‘effective’ method of rallying the base – The Hill

A former speechwriter for President Bill Clinton called President Trump’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night an “effective” way to rally support from his base. “A lot of Donald Trump supporters watched the speech – I’m sure they thought it was great and effective that way,” Paul Glastris, …

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Speechwriter for Judaism – The Forward

[ad_1] What should Democrats do in the Trump era? Sarah Hurwitz, who spent seven years as editor of Michelle Obama’s speech after doing the same for President Obama and candidate Hillary Clinton, has decided to write for herself. His book, “Here All Along: Finding Meaning, Spirituality, and a Deeper Connection …

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Report: Former Mattis speechwriter is ‘anonymous’ author and retired Navy pilot says ‘no comment’

The unnamed senior administration official who published an op-ed and a book detailing resistance within Trump’s White House was listed as a former Pentagon aide in a report released Monday. Guy Snodgrass, a retired Navy commander turned editor for former Defense Secretary James Mattis, was to be the author of …

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Former Mattis speechwriter Guy Snodgrass won’t admit or deny to Fox News that he’s ‘anonymous’

Former Pentagon aide Guy Snodgrass refused to deny or admit he was the infamous White House Resistance figure ‘Anonymous’ during a Fox News interview on Monday shortly after being named as the most likely candidate. Snodgrass’ name started making the rounds on social media early Monday when The New Republic …

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Reagan speechwriter recalls ‘Tearing down this wall’ and rates GOP Josh Hawley

Peter Robinson had just turned 30 when, as Ronald Reagan’s speechwriter in 1987, he was tasked with writing what would become one of the world’s most famous presidential speeches. “I spent six years in the Reagan White House and wrote tens of thousands of words, and no one remembers anything …

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‘Holding The Line’ author Guy Snodgrass, former Jim Mattis speechwriter, says US is ‘less safe’ under Trump

A retired naval pilot who worked as a speechwriter for the former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said on Tuesday that America is less secure under the Trump administration – and its reputation is in tatters around the world. “I think America is not only less secure, but I also …

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