Thursday, June 10, 2021
Morning Jolt: How Joe Biden Is Hanging Kamala Harris Out to Dry
Posted by Diogenes at 10:10 AM
On the menu today: how Joe Biden gave Kamala Harris one of his thorniest issues and set her up to fail; the latest border numbers indicate that the Biden administration hasn't made any progress in attempting to stem the waves of migrants trying to sneak into the country; the Consumer Price Index numbers are really bad, again; and a new media profile features an odd "Manchurian Candidate" moment.
Biden Sets Harris Up for Failure
On the latest Editors podcast, I floated the somewhat-tongue-in-cheek theory that Joe Biden has set Kamala Harris up to fail, a passive-aggressive form of revenge for her shivving him in that first Democratic presidential-primary debate.
Back in March, Biden announced Harris would "lead our efforts with Mexico and the Northern Triangle and the countries that help — are going to need help in ...