During the Friday Morning Joe episode, host Joe Scarborough shamelessly raved about President Joe Biden, whom he referred to as the "popular president" who "makes popular policy proposals."
Scarborough said so in response to a poll claiming that more Americans believe we are on the right track as a nation right now.
Scarborough brags about Biden
"It's interesting – we have a popular president who appears to be popular personally and who makes suggestions for popular politics," Scarborough said of the poll.
"And you have, I think, for the first time about half of Americans – for the first time in a long time – about half of Americans who believe this country is going in the right direction," he added. "I wouldn't say we have re-entered an era of good feelings, but that is something we as a country have not seen in a long time."
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"No, we haven't, and for good reason," replied Eugene Robinson of the Washington Post. “We weren't on the right track for a long time. But Americans are increasingly thinking that it is us. "
“What intrigues me is how popular its specific policies are with these polls, particularly the Infrastructure Act and tax proposals, and the fact that the Republican Party, which still has a lot of power, certainly has the power to say no, just do this rejects To even recognize these numbers, one has to deal with them even less, ”he continued.
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In the same episode, Scarborough confronted Democratic Campaigning Committee chairman Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY) about the left's preparations for the 2022 midterm elections.Scarborough became frustrated after asking Maloney if the Democrats were on GOP- Attacks on the police were prepared and the culture would break off.
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"I'll tell you why I repeat it – because you all responded so damn badly to answering so badly to socialist questions, so badly to answering" break off culture "questions," he said.
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"So I repeat, because if you think Kevin McCarthy should be Speaker of the House, keep pretending that none of this happened and keep saying that House 2020 did a good job because of them didn't do it, "continued Scarborough. “The House Democrats did a bad job. So my question is, are you going into 2022 with your eyes open? "
This piece was written by James Samson on April 16, 2021. It originally appeared in LifeZette and is used with permission.
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