Speechwriter

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

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 Biden. …

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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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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?

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 dream. …

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Keir Starmer’s speechwriter admits speech lasted far too long – POLITICO

Keir Starmer’s own speechwriter admitted that last week’s party conference speech lasted far too long – but insisted the enthusiastic applause from the audience was to blame. Speechwriter Philip Collins, who wrote Starmer’s address to party loyalists in Brighton, told POLITICO’s Westminster Insider podcast that Starmer’s 90-minute delivery had “absolutely” …

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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

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 of …

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

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 from …

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Sandra Ochola: the editor of the president’s speech

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 bachelor’s …

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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

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 Speechwriter, …

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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”

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 had …

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Home Secretary announces speechwriter for £ 63,000 a year

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 the …

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

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 as …

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Who is Joe Biden’s speechwriter Vinay Reddy?

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 Biden …

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Biden speechwriter Vinay Reddy is the pride of Telangana village

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 km …

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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

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 the …

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Biden speechwriter Jon Meacham on America’s Soul Battle

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 Delaware …

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

(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 Poverty …

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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

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 prominent …

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

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 public …

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

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 administration, …

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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

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 of …

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Kenney’s speechwriter Paul Bunner meets with Indigenous leaders

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 Bunner …

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

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. Bunner …

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

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 after …

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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

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 just …

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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

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 to …

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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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Melania Trump News: FLOTUS “plagiarized” the work of Michelle Obama’s speechwriter | World | New

Sarah Hurwitz, Michelle Obama’s former speechwriter, has revealed that she has been made aware of FLOTUS ‘current plagiarism of a job aimed at Ms. Obama. The alleged scam came in a 2016 speech in which Melania addressed the Republican National Convention. The phrases used in the speech were almost identical …

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Obama’s speechwriter Sarah Hurwitz sets out on a Jewish journey in new book

When Sarah Hurwitz worked as a senior speechwriter for President Barack Obama, and later as editor-in-chief for Michelle Obama, she was often considered a good source of knowledge about Judaism. Except Hurwitz wasn’t. She had grown up nominally reformed. And after his bat mitzvah, Hurwitz felt his relationship with Judaism …

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Ted Cruz Responds to Former Obama Speechwriter Who Attacked Him Over NYT Criticism

Senator Ted Cruz has responded to former President Barack Obama’s speechwriter Jon Favreau after he criticized the senator for calling The New York Times following leaked comments from an editor who revealed that the publication had shifted its focus from Russian collusion to that of the president. character. Cruz took …

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speechwriter in Whitlam, Hawke and more

A majority of Australians saw Calwell as a failure, but Freudenberg pointed to the speech and the fact that the Leader of the Opposition changed Labor’s attitude towards non-British migrants, “the biggest change for the good in the world. Australian society in our time ”. Joining Whitlam in 1966, Freudenberg …

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Are you a speech writer? COSTUS SPECTABILIS needs you!

RELEVANT INFORMATION This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic, organized and creative communicator to work as a speechwriter for a senior (senior) official. This is an exciting role where you will write speeches in a range of high-profile priority areas. The speechwriter will need to plan, research, conceptualize, develop …

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