Politics

James Carville Says He’s ‘Very Confident’ Americans Will Vote Out Trump

Bill Clinton’s former lead strategist James Carville told MSNBC on Wednesday that he was “very confident” 2020 Democrat Joe Biden will beat President Donald Trump in November.

“You cannot have order without law,” Carville said. “When the White House chief of staff says no one 10 miles outside of Washington cares about the Hatch Act, that is an attack on the law. You’re a lawyer. You don’t get to pick and choose which laws you follow. You really don’t.”

RELATED: Abolishing Police and Prisons Goes Mainstream at the DNC

Carville Calls Trump Administration Lawless

The ‘Ragin’ Cajun’ continued, “If the White House says we don’t have to follow the law, then some of these people who are appropriately angry and frustrated said, why do you want me to follow the law? Just as a terrible example for everybody, a terrible example for young people.”

“And you can talk all you want about the order, but there is no, you have lawlessness like we have, it isn’t any good,” he added. “I think the public understands that better than we give them credit for.”

“And I think that’s why you see in the polling numbers you see,” Carville said. “I think we diminish maybe under-appreciated where the American public is now.”

Though Biden leads in most polls, the race has been tightening as of late.

 

Carville Says Current ‘Lawlessness’ Is Similar To 1968 Presidential Election

Still, Carville said of voters regarding Trump, “I think they’re as tired of this. I really do.”

He added, “We have a president that has no respect, no interest in following the law. That sets the entire tone of the country.”

“We had 16 years of Democratic rule, eight years of Republican rule, and you had a significant drop in crime rate,” Carville continued. “The people didn’t change. The president changed. And he sent a signal that this kind of lawlessness is OK.”

Carville then compared the upcoming election to the protests that characterized the 1968 presidential election, most particularly the chaos of that year’s Democratic convention.

RELATED: Mike Pence: Democrats Don’t Talk About Joe Biden’s Agenda, ‘And If I Were Them, I Wouldn’t Either’

“And I understand that people are traumatized by this,” Carville said. “I don’t think that 1968 playbook is going to work in 2020. I hope I’m right.”

The Democratic strategist veteran concluded, “I do feel confident the United States is dissatisfied with the current state of American politics. And I feel very confident that they’re anxious to make a change, and I think they will. I really do.”

John Hanson

is a professional writer and editor with over 15 years of experience in conservative media and Republican politics. He has been a special guest on Fox News, Sirius XM, appeared as the guest of various popular personalities, and has had a lifelong interest in right-leaning politics.

Recent Posts

‘Where’s Jackie?’ Deceased Congresswoman’s Mother Explains to Biden That Her Daughter is ‘In Heaven’ as President Apologizes

The mother of late Congresswoman Jackie Walorski explained to President Joe Biden that her daughter…

2 hours ago

Ukrainian Diplomat Blasts Elon Musk After Billionaire Proposes Potential Path To Peace With Russia

Space enthusiast, eccentric billionaire, and social media provocateur Elon Musk shook up the Twitterverse yesterday…

2 hours ago

The Changing Face Of Gun Ownership Sparks Rise In Concealed Carry Insurance

As crime rates skyrocket across major U.S. cities in Joe Biden's America, not only are…

3 hours ago

DEA, Florida AG: Cartels Targeting Young Americans With Rainbow Fentanyl Pills That Can Kill Them

By Bethany Blankley (The Center Square) U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration Administrator Anne Milgram and Florida Attorney General…

5 hours ago

Joe Biden’s Energy Crisis

By Rupert Darwall for RealClearWire The West is experiencing its third energy crisis. The first,…

5 hours ago

Biden Administration Sends Secretary of State Anthony Blinken to ‘Woo’ Leftist Leaders in Latin America

Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday began a week-long visit to "woo" leftist leaders…

5 hours ago