About This Source - Sky News Australia
Sky News Australia is an Australian 24-hour cable and satellite channel available on the Foxtel and Optus Television subscription platforms. It is also available in New Zealand on Sky Television and Vodafone. The channel combines factual news reporting with right-wing punditry and panels.
Recent from Sky News Australia:
Sky News Australia published this video item, entitled “Georgia runoff loss would given Biden an ‘excuse’ to tell progressive Dems ‘sorry’” – below is their description.
Sky News contributor Miranda Devine says President-elect Joe Biden would have an “excuse” to swat away the progressive wing of the Democratic Party from his administration if the Republicans win the Georgia runoff elections. “What Joe Biden understands is that if, in fact, the Republicans do win these two Senate seats in the Georgia runoff on January 5 that they will control who he decides to put into his administration,” Ms Devine told Sky News. “He’ll have to choose safe picks, and that probably is something that he would like because it gives him an excuse to tell the progressive wing of the party, the AOC, Bernie Sanders wing, that ‘oh sorry, we can’t make Bernie Sanders secretary of the treasury and give AOC some plum role’.”Sky News Australia YouTube Channel
Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.
In This Story: Australia
7 Recent Items: Australia
In This Story: Bernie Sanders
Bernard Sanders is an American politician who has served as the junior United States Senator from Vermont since 2007 and as U.S. Representative for the state’s at-large congressional district from 1991 to 2007. He is the longest-serving independent in U.S. congressional history, although he has a close relationship with the Democratic Party, having caucused with House and Senate Democrats for most of his congressional career.
Sanders unsuccessfully sought the Democratic Party nomination for president of the United States in 2016 and 2020, finishing in second place in both campaigns.
3 Recent Items: Bernie Sanders
In This Story: Joe Biden
Joe Biden is an American politician who served as the 47th vice president of the United States from 2009 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a United States Senator for Delaware from 1973 to 2009.
Biden is the Democratic presidential nominee for the 2020 election, running against the incumbent, Donald Trump.
On August 11, 2020, Biden announced U.S. Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate in the 2020 presidential election.