The truth about Obama’s dismal poll numbers

According to the results of a new AP-GFK poll, President Obama’s approval rating has reached a mere 37%, and on radio this morning, Glenn explained the implicit meaning of such numbers.

“That's a stunning, stunning number. “This is a president has a 37% approval rating and the press is telling everybody, ‘He's great. He's fantastic,’” Glenn said. “So, what's happening? The President's numbers are falling as they should because the game is over. The game is over.”

The honeymoon may be over for this President, but that doesn’t mean the battle is won.

“Everybody can see that he is spiteful and vindictive with a 37% approval rating. I warn you, if you continue to let this go on and you have nobody watching the door for you, you have no one watching the Constitution, what you are seeing now in spite and in vindictiveness is only going to get much, much worse,” Glenn explained. “We're now in full fledge shove, and the next step is shoot. It's very bad.”

“Don't tell me that it won't happen in America. Tell me then about the internment camps that were done by a progressive president. Don't tell me that we wouldn't round up American citizens because we've done it two times before,” he continued. “We've enslaved a whole race of people. Don't tell me we won't do it. What did we do to the Indians? So, please, give it a rest. It happens over and over in global history. That's the way people are if you don't have checks and balances.”

But President Obama’s approval rating isn’t the only thing slipping. The Republican Party as a whole is facing a similar situation. According to a Gallup poll released yesterday, the Republican Party’s favorability as sunk to an all-time low of 28%.

“Now, the Republicans… they have never been this low before… Why? Because they are shutting down the government. No. That's not why they have a 28% approval rating,” Glenn said. “Yes, it is a disaster for the GOP. Yes, the Republicans are despised almost universally so. And I believe the Republicans, if they keep going the way they are going, they are going to have a 15% approval rating. Good. As they should.”

“Here's why their numbers are going down: The people don't believe in [the Republicans] at all. You see, the people who are actually supporters of the GOP actually believe in something more than an Obama phone,” he continued. “They believe in something bigger. They believe in truth, justice, and the American way. They believe in the Constitution. And when you have a group of people that will not hold up the Constitution they say they will, of course, their approval ratings are going to go down. We're not dirt bags. We actually do believe it. We do believe it. And so that's where they are losing all of this power. That's why their numbers are going down. And it should be this way.”

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On Friday's radio program, Bill O'Reilly joins Glenn Beck discuss the possible outcomes for the Democrats in 2020.

Why are former President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama working overtime to convince Americans they're more moderate than most of the far-left Democratic presidential candidates? Is there a chance of a Michelle Obama vs. Donald Trump race this fall?

O'Reilly surmised that a post-primary nomination would probably be more of a "Bloomberg play." He said Michael Bloomberg might actually stand a chance at the Democratic nomination if there is a brokered convention, as many Democratic leaders are fearfully anticipating.

"Bloomberg knows he doesn't really have a chance to get enough delegates to win," O'Reilly said. "He's doing two things: If there's a brokered convention, there he is. And even if there is a nominee, it will probably be Biden, and Biden will give [him] Secretary of State or Secretary of Treasury. That's what Bloomberg wants."

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On the "Glenn Beck Radio Program" Friday, award-winning investigative reporter John Solomon, a central figure in the impeachment proceedings, explained his newly filed lawsuit, which seeks the records of contact between Ukraine prosecutors and the U.S. Embassy officials in Kiev during the 2016 election.

The records would provide valuable information on what really happened in Ukraine, including what then-Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter were doing with Ukrainian energy company, Burisma Holdings, Solomon explained.

The documents, which the State Department has withheld thus far despite repeated requests for release by Solomon, would likely shed light on the alleged corruption that President Donald Trump requested to be investigated during his phone call with the president of Ukraine last year.

With the help of Southeastern Legal Foundation, Solomon's lawsuit seeks to compel the State Department to release the critical records. Once released, the records are expected to reveal, once and for all, exactly why President Trump wanted to investigate the dealings in Ukraine, and finally expose the side of the story that Democrats are trying to hide in their push for impeachment.

"It's been a one-sided story so far, just like the beginning of the Russia collusion story, right? Everybody was certain on Jan. 9 of 2017 that the Christopher Steele dossier was gospel. And our president was an agent of Russia. Three years later, we learned that all of that turned out to be bunk, " Solomon said.

"The most important thing about politics, and about investigations, is that there are two sides to a story. There are two pieces of evidence. And right now, we've only seen one side of it," he continued. "I think we'll learn a lot about what the intelligence community, what the economic and Treasury Department community was telling the president. And I bet the story was way more complicated than the narrative that [House Intelligence Committee Chairman] Adam Schiff [D-Calif.] has woven so far."

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Carter Page, a former advisor to Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, found himself at the center of the Russia probe and had his reputation and career destroyed by what we now know were lies from our own intelligence system and the media.

On the TV show Thursday, Page joined Glenn Beck to speak out about how he became the subject of illegal electronic surveillance by the FBI for more than two years, and revealed the extent of the corruption that has infiltrated our legal systems and our country as a whole.

"To me, the bigger issue is how much damage this has done to our country," Page told Glenn. "I've been very patient in trying to ... find help with finding solutions and correcting this terrible thing which has happened to our country, our judicial system, DOJ, FBI -- these once-great institutions. And my bigger concern is the fact that, although we keep taking these steps forward in terms of these important findings, it really remains the tip of the iceberg."

Page was referencing the report by Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, which revealed that the FBI made "at least 17 significant errors or omissions" in its Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) applications for warrants to spy on Page, a U.S. citizen.

"I think this needs to be attacked from all angles," Glenn said. "The one angle I'm interested in from you is, please tell me you have the biggest badass attorneys that are hungry, starving, maybe are a little low to pay their Mercedes payments right now, and are just gearing up to come after the government and the media. Are they?"

I can confirm that that is the case," Page replied.

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On Wednesday's TV show, Glenn Beck sat down with radio show host, author, political commentator, and film critic, Michael Medved.

Michael had an interesting prediction for the 2020 election outcome: a brokered convention by the DNC will usher in former First Lady Michelle Obama to run against President Donald Trump.

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