Luke Russert

Luke Russert Asks If SCOTUS Gutting ACA Would Be A 'Silver Lining' For Dems Following Midterm Losses

Luke Russert Asks If SCOTUS Gutting ACA Would Be A 'Silver Lining' For Dems Following Midterm Losses

MSNBC, The Cycle, Nov. 10, 2014. Luke Russert asks Democratic strategist Angela Rye if the Supreme Court gutting the Affordable Care Act would be a "silver lining" for Democrats following their losses in the midterms because it would energize their base for 2016. Never mind the real damage it would do to real people's lives, Russert wants to talk about the political implications.
MSNBC's Luke Russert Touts Joni Ernst As Potential 2016 GOP VP Contender

MSNBC's Luke Russert Touts Joni Ernst As Potential 2016 GOP VP Contender

MSNBC, The Reid Report, Nov. 3, 2014. Lil' Luke Russert was all aflutter about "certifiable rock star in the making" Joni Ernst, and touted the Iowa GOP Senate candidate as a potential contender as a vice presidential pick for 2016. Host Joy Reid pointed out how amazing it was that her opponent Bruce Braley hadn't been able to capitalize on Ernst's extreme right wing views.