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You know it’s a bad time to be a Democrat politician when Trevor Noah, the staunch progressive millennial who hosts the far-left “The Daily Show,” uses Sean Hannity’s name to kick the Democrats in the buttock.
During his show on Tuesday evening, Noah ripped into D.C. Democrats over their huge losing streak.
According to Noah, things are so bad for the Dems right now that if it continues on this pace, Fox News’ biggest conservative and staunch Trump supporter, Sean Hannity, will be elected mayor of San Francisco next year.
“In the past year, they lost the presidency and four special elections … not to mention control of Congress, a dozen governorships, and countless state seats since 2008. Now, that’s momentum,” said Noah. He concluded with the comment about Hannity.
However, Noah couldn’t resist taking a punch at Republicans who passed a do-nothing motion on Tuesday regarding Obamacare. Noah highlighted how the vote on the Senate floor was meaningless. He pointed out that all the vote did was confirm the GOP will continue to discuss healthcare reform. He mocked at the fact that it barely passed — VP Pence was needed to cast the tie-breaking vote.
Noah has a point. The GOP moved forward with discussions, but the chatter went nowhere fast. On Tuesday evening, the GOP-led Senate failed to pass a repeal bill that begins to rip apart Obamacare brick by brick. The final tally was filled with “no” votes, as every Democrat was against the bill and many Republicans also sided against it because it did not offer a replacement bill for two years.
Meanwhile, President Trump was in Ohio just hours earlier telling voters how the first steps toward repealing and replacing Obamacare had been taken earlier in the day, with the vote to continue discussions passing. The president warned GOP lawmakers not to vote against repealing Obamacare on Tuesday night. Apparently, his warning fell on deaf ears.
You can watch Noah slam on the Republicans below.
About Trevor Noah
Trevor Noah (born 20 February 1984) is a South African television and radio host, and comedian, known for his role as host of The Daily Show on American network Comedy Central since September 2015.
Noah began his career as an actor, presenter, and comedian in South Africa. He held several television hosting roles with the South African Broadcasting Corporation, and was the runner-up in their fourth season of Strictly Come Dancing in 2008. From 2010–2011, Noah was the creator and host of Tonight with Trevor Noah on M-Net and DStv. His stand-up comedy career attained international success, leading to appearances on American late-night talk shows and British panel shows.
In December 2014, Noah became the Senior International Correspondent for The Daily Show, an American satirical news program. The next year, he was announced as the successor of long-time host Jon Stewart, and has served as host of The Daily Show since 28 September 2015. Although ratings for the show declined following Stewart’s departure, Noah’s tenure has been generally favourably reviewed, attracting particular attention for his interview with young conservative personality Tomi Lahren in late 2016.
Noah takes on the GOP healthcare vote:
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