19 October 2019

Bernie Sanders

Capres AS Ini Tunjuk Pengacara Muslim Sebagai Kepala Tim Kampanye

KONFRONTASI-Salah satu calon Presiden Amerika Serikat (AS), Bernie Sander dilaporkan telah menunjuk seorang tokoh Muslim sebagai kepala tim kampanyenya. Sanders menujuk Faiz Shakir, seorang pengacara hak-hak sipil Muslim terkemuka di AS.

Wow, Dengan Acungkan Jempol Donald Trump Sambut Bernie Sanders sebagai Pesaing Capres

KONFRONTASI -  Presiden AS Donald Trump menyambut Bernie Sanders ke ranah persaingan pemilihan umum presiden pada 2020 mendatang. Namun baginya, Sanders telah 'kehilangan waktu'.

"Saya berharap Bernie baik-baik saja. Akan sangat menarik untuk melihat apa yang dilakukannya," kata Trump kepada reporter di Gedung Putih, melansir AFP.

"Secara pribadi, saya pikir dia sudah kehilangan waktu," ujar Trump lagi, menyinggung kekalahan Sanders dari Hillary Clinton pada 2016 silam.

Sanders: Clinton, Trump 'very strongly disliked'

KONFRONTASI - US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says Republican and Democratic frontrunners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are both “very strongly disliked” by the American people.

Sanders said one of the reasons he is staying in the race for the White House is because he does not want Americans to vote "for the lesser of two evils."

Panama Papers prove Clinton wrong, Sanders right

KONFRONTASI - The recent data leak from a Panamanian law firm proves Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders right, his campaigns says.

Panama Papers, which details the offshore wealth of politicians and public figures across the globe exposed more than 11.5 million financial and legal records on Sunday.

The Vermont Democratic senator took the chance to defend a 2011 speech, in which he attacked the Panama free trade agreement, saying the Central American country is a “haven” for American tax evaders.

Bernie Sanders wins Maine Democratic caucuses

KONFRONTASI - US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has won the Maine Democratic caucuses, according to US media projections.

With about 90 percent of the precincts reported on Sunday, Sanders had 64 percent of the vote to Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton's 35 percent in Maine, where 30 delegates are at stake.

There were several reports of high turnout throughout the day.

The Maine caucuses result comes as Sanders and Clinton take the stage in Flint, Michigan, for Sunday night's Democratic debate.

Trump, Sanders lead race in New Hampshire poll

KONFRONTASI - Leading US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and Democratic contender Bernie Sanders are leading their parties in New Hampshire, a new poll shows.

According to the Franklin Pierce University-Boston Herald poll released on Sunday, Trump holds a 25-point lead over his closest GOP rival, Texas Senator Ted Cruz.

Trump has 38 percent of support among Republican primary voters, while Cruz has only 13 percent of support.

Dua Balon Presiden Amerika Anggap Diktator Berguna

Konfrontasi - Dua bakal calon presiden Amerika Serikat dari dua kubu berbeda --Donald Trump dan Bernie Sanders-- menganggap para diktator seperti Presiden Suriah, Bashar al-Assad itu berguna sehingga AS seharusnya tidak menggulingkan kekuasaan mereka.

"Kawasan itu (Timur Tengah) jauh lebih stabil ketika (Muammar) Gaddafi, (Saddam) Hussein dan Assad berkuasa," kata Sanders yang menjadi salah satu bakal calon presiden dari Partai Demokrat, dalam acara "Meet the Press" NBC.