Speechwriter

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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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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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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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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