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President Trump and 2020 Democrat hopeful Joe Biden down early polling play in the presidential campaign after the two appearances in Iowa; Peter Doocy reports from Des Moines.

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On the roster: survey shows top Dems lead trump in the quarter – final time: “of course, everyone pounced on my diary” – Warren trails Biden, Massachusetts – Trump claimed executive privilege on the census materials – If you at first don’t succeed, try 56 times

SURVEY SHOWS TOP DEMS TRUMP IN THE QUARTER-FINAL
Quinnipiac University: “In a first look at head-to-head 2020 presidential-quarter-final-nationwide, several Democratic challengers run President , Donald Trump, the former Vice-President Joseph Biden prior to a 53 – 40 percent, according to a Quinnipiac University National poll released [Tuesday]. In other matchups, the independent Quinnipiac University National poll finds: Vermont sen. Bernie Sanders about President Trump 51 – 42 percent; California Sen. Kamala Harris in front of Trump 49 – 41 percent; Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren tops Trump 49 – 42 percent; South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg edges trump-47 – 42 percent; New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker , the nose on Trump 47 – 42 percent. In the Trump-Biden matchup, women back Biden 60 – 34 percent, as the men are divided with 47 percent for Biden and 46 per cent for Trump. White voters are divided with 47 percent for trombone and 46 percent for Biden.”

Frizzy hair: “Why Trump is not likely to win a second term’ – National Journal: “trump is the weakest of the political Form of a sitting President since George H. W. Bush. Despite a historically strong economy, his job approval ratings still in a bad way under the water. … At least 40 percent of the voters are hot votes against him, no matter what happens in the next year. He has already lost ground with the working-class voters to support the Democrats, him in 2016, with his favorability rating 19 points in the fall, a critical Obama-Trumpf group in the last two years. … Trump the clearest path to victory is based on Democrats a number of self-destructive decisions. But even if the Democrats turn to the left and nominate a weak Challenger, you’d still have a credible chance at unseating the trump card. The country’s rampant polarization guarantees that every set up, no matter how extremely well against the President.”

Q-poll shows Biden leading The primary – Quinnipiac University: “Biden will lead the presidential primary race with 30 percent of Democrats and voters lean Democratic. This in comparison to its 35-percent in Stand 21. In may, 38 percent in the Quinnipiac University National Poll are April 30, right after he announced his candidacy, and his 29-percent-as of March 28. Sanders is next with 19 percent, compared to 16 percent in the last month. Warren has 15 percent, compared to 13 per cent, 21 Can. Buttigieg has 8 percent, compared to 5 percent in the last month. Harris is at 7 percent, compared to 8 per cent, 21 Can. Former U.S. Rep. Beto O’rourke is 3 percent compared with 2 percent in the past month. No other Democrat tops 1 percent, with 14 candidates polling at less than 1 percent.”

THE RULES: GOTTA STICK TOGETHER
“It should never be forgotten that a firm Union of this country under an efficient government, will probably be an increasing object of jealousy to more than one nation of Europe…” – Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 59

TIME OUT: “OF COURSE, EVERYONE POUNCED ON MY DIARY”
History: “On this day, [1942], Anne Frank, a young Jewish girl in Amsterdam live, receives a diary for her 13th birthday. A month later, she and her family went into hiding from the Nazis in rooms behind her father in the office. For the two years, the Franks and four other families hid, fed and cared for by non-Jewish friends. The families were discovered by the Gestapo, who has been tipped, 1944. The Franks were deported to Auschwitz, where Anne’s mother died. Friends in Amsterdam, searched the room and found hiding Anne’s diary. Anne and her sister were at Bergen-Belsen to another camp, Bergen -, where Anne, a month, died of typhoid fever, before the war ended. Anne’s father survived Auschwitz and published Anne’s diary in 1947 as The diary of a young girl. The book has been translated to have been in more than 60 languages.”

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INDICATOR
Trump job performance
Average Level Of Agreement:
42%
The average of the rejection: 51.4 percent
Net Rating: -9.4 Points
Change from a week ago: up 2.8 points
[Average, includes: Quinnipiac University: 42% approve, reject – 53%; NPR/PBS/Marist: 43% approve – 49% reject; IBD: 42% approve – 52% lean; CNN: 43% approve – 53% reject; CNBC: 40% approve – 50% disapprove.]

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WARREN TRAILS BIDEN, MASSACHUSETTS
The hill: “Former Vice President Joe Biden at the top of the field of Democratic presidential contenders in Massachusetts, according to a Suffolk University/Boston Globe poll out Tuesday, leading Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) by 12 percentage points among voters in their home state. The poll shows Biden with 22 percent support from Massachusetts Democrats surveyed, while Warren is in second place with 10 percent support. Wherein the third place is South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who came to 8 percent. Sen Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), who has consistently Biden, second place in the national polls, trailed Buttigieg in the Suffolk University/Boston Globe poll, with 6 percent support. … Super Tuesday, when Massachusetts and a dozen other States have their primaries is still around nine months away, and the nomination contest in the Bay State appears far from decided. According to the Suffolk University/Boston Globe survey, just over 40 percent of respondents are still undecided. And Warren favorability among likely Democratic primary voters remains high at 71 percent.”

But it takes the second place in the Nevada – Monmouth University: “the Former Vice-President, Joe Biden, is the leader among likely Democratic caucusgoers in Nevada, while Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren takes the second place, just ahead of Vermont sen. Bernie Sanders. … In a field of 24 candidates, Biden has a clear lead with 36% support among registered Democrats and unaffiliated voters who are likely to be holding, to participate in the February 2020 Nevada group meetings. He is followed by Warren with 19%, Sanders 13%, in South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg at 7%, and California Sen. Kamala Harris at 6%. Other candidates, the registration of at least 1% in the survey are former Texas Rep. Beto O’rourke (2%), New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker (2%), entrepreneur Andrew Yang (2%), the former Cabinet Secretary Julian Castro (1%), Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (1%), Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar (1%), and author Marianne Williamson (1%).”

Bernie to clarify the vision of “democratic socialism” – ABC News: “Bernie Sanders is an overview of his vision of “democratic socialism” on Wednesday, in explaining his view that all Americans are guaranteed certain rights, including housing, a job, a secure retirement, and more, according to excerpts of the speech released by his campaign. ‘We must recognize that in the 21st century, in the richest country in the history of the world, the economic rights are human rights,’ Sanders will say, according to excerpts of what his campaign is billing as a major address. … The Vermont independent senator, will insist that the voters ‘the next step forward and guarantee every man, woman and child in our country the rights to health care, education, a decent job, affordable housing, a secure retirement and living in a “clean environment”, – stated in the extracts. … Sanders delivered a similar speech during the 2016 Democratic presidential primary…”

Biden returns to attitude to China – WashEx: “Former Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday plans for the reversal of his earlier attitude toward China, the recognition of the during the explanations in Iowa, he is ‘concerned’ about the Communist nation’s economic and military rise. Biden plans told in ‘We are in a competition with China, “and that” we must be hard”, – said on CNN. The prepared remarks are a striking change in tone for the former Vice-President and former Chairman of the foreign Affairs Committee of the Senate, in its 2020 campaign under repeated criticism for the dismissal of China threat to the United States. During his first visit to Iowa in April, Biden said that China was, “competition” and mocked the idea that the world’s second-largest economy and could soon overtake the United States It also comes days after Biden said he had reversed his long-standing support for the Hyde Amendment…”

Mayor Pete embraces youth in the foreign policy outline – WaPo: “In the first months of his campaign, Buttigieg faced has been questions whether he leaned too much on his personality, and the mouth is not enough on the substance. … So, rather than apology for his youth, the mayor leaned into it. A recurring trope of the speech was that Americans should think what they want, to look the country, how in the year 2054. It is no coincidence that this is when Buttigieg will turn 72, the age of the current President. (Trump turns 73 on Friday.) … Buttigieg used the word “future” a dozen times. “We are therefore not just another presidential election, but a transition between one era and another,” he said. To name … without a name, Buttigieg, the old guard of the Democratic party chided. “I should acknowledge that, for the better part of my life, it was difficult to identify a consistent foreign policy in the Democratic party,” he said.”

How #Yang gang got so far is – WaPo: “Yang’s rise from the anonymity was a moment in a way that only can occur in the social media age. (His fans, the Yang call themselves Gang, sometimes Photoshop him into robot fight scenes from science fiction.) … Yang is extremely unlikely to win, and maybe not even long in the primary season. But his candidacy can, perhaps, tell us something about the future. … Yang hunt for the Cheats for the democracy is part of its appeal to Fans. He may be missing the game in matters of the heart, but he made his (unnamed) million gaming-test-prep industry. Disciplined behavior targeting the numerical measurements of success is his thing. Gaming the numbers is also, these days, America ‘ s thing to affect the quant revolution in Sport, as measured numerically in the trailer, to hunt on the journalism of clicks designed by you is the key indicators of success as something of a national pastime.”

Mark Leibovich: do the Dems know what they are doing? – NYT: “If there is something that the nearly two dozen Democrats, currently in the field, it is that no one really knows how this works. It is a cliché at this point to say that Trump changed the policy in 2016, and that everyone — candidates, officials, and the media is still scrambling to understand the impact of his victory. No doubt, Trump experts humiliated (you would hope) and blew notions of how politicians should behave and what would allow for the voters. … From the vicinity, the early race for the democratic nomination as a mass education process, with the candidate as the advance of the troops of the scouting voters that her party around to miss the last time. How exactly did you run for President in 2019? What the rules are, and what you should say and who to hear? … You can learn a lot, if no one knows anything.”

TRUMP CLAIMED EXECUTIVE PRIVILEGE ON THE CENSUS MATERIALS
Fox News: “The justice Ministry said on Wednesday that President, Trump claimed executive privilege over documents related to his government’s decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, as house Democrats weigh contempt resolution against attorney General William Barr , and Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross about the controversy. Maryland REP Elijah Cummings, the Chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee, said the panel will move ahead with plans to vote on Wednesday holding Barr and Ross in contempt, accusing them of withholding tax documentation. But he said that a vote be postponed would be until the afternoon, so that legislators could digest the letter from the Ministry of justice on Trump executive privilege to invoke. Stephen E. Boyd, the assistant attorney general in a letter to Cummings on Wednesday cited the ” president ‘s determination of the assertion of the executive privilege.’ … ‘Unfortunately, instead of allowing the Department to complete document production, you have chosen to go forward with an unnecessary and premature contempt vote,’ Boyd wrote.”
 
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Q-poll: majority of Americans, a sitting President is subject to criminal show tell – Quinnipiac University

ICYMI: Jon Stewart gave an emotional testimony to the Congress in the name of the 9/11 victims Fund – USA Today

Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga., want to cancel August recess for the expenditure-bills – Roll Call

Trump Jr witness Russia contacts before GOP-led Senate intelligence panel – Fox News

AUDIBLE: MAY THE ODDS BE EVER IN YOUR FAVOR
“There is a ‘Hunger Games’ situation. I’m going to start.” – Sen. Amy Klobuchar told reporters in Iowa over the weekend, per the NYT, in terms of the Democratic primary field.

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IF YOU DON’T SUCCEED AT FIRST, TRY 56 TIMES
Spectrum News13: “A couple of the burglars would be tried, a break in Daytona Beach, Spy Shop, of all places. … Private investigator Rick Raymond, the Shop owner said, this is the first time that someone has tried to break into the shop that sold so many gadgets for catching people doing things they should not. … According to police, two people in a silver Chevy Camaro dressed in masks, moved the business early Sunday morning. One of the suspects covered his face, trying to break the front door window with a hammer. ‘I began to count the strikes, and the window with this hammer, and he brought the 30-something, strikes… then he came back and hit it another 20 odd (even). So there was a total of 56 full-time, hits with this hammer,” said Raymond… The glass, what Raymond said hurricane-resistant, never has given way. … Raymond said he is glad that he spent the extra money for the hurricane-resistant glass…”

AND NOW, A WORD FROM CHARLES…
“For 26 years for television advertising has been free from cigarettes. Why? Because TV does not want to be convinced as nothing else can, and we that young people are persuaded–die-hard TV watchers–.” – Charles Krauthammer (1950-2018) writing in Time magazine on June 24, 2001.

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