The Lead CNN

The Lead CNN

The Lead with @jaketapper airs at 4pm ET on CNN.

185263 followers  •  382 follow  •    •

New charging documents show George Floyd was nonresponsive for nearly three minutes while officer had a knee on his neck @sarasidnerCNN  reports

tweet picture

"The problem is simply this: If you speak up and you're not heard, you might yell," says @VanJones68 , on the ongoing protests in Minneapolis. "If you yell and you're not heard, then you might scream. If you scream and you're not heard, then you might throw something..."

Trump has a decades-long pattern of pouring gasoline on the fire of racial tensions @abbydphillip  reports

Disappointment for those hoping President Trump would address racial injustice, COVID-19 deaths, in Rose Garden today @kaitlancollins  reports


Roy Moore campaign spokesman responds with silence when asked if he knew people can be sworn in with a text other than the Christian bible

Former WH counsel John Dean: “I looked on my shelf for the Senate Watergate Committee report, I looked at the Iran Contra report. I also looked at the Ken Starr report … In 400 words, this report from the special counsel is more damning than all those reports about a President."

. shows President Trump's hypocrisy over Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar’s anti-Semitic tweet with a little help from a "rogue" control room.

.: Reminder that the president's top aide just told NYT that the press should keep its mouth shut. No.

The Trump administration reportedly revealed information to Russians that CNN was asked not to report

.: "The White House does not value an independent press. There is a word for that: Un-American."

By reopening the investigation of VinceFoster's suicide Kavanuagh "tormented the Foster family in the most vicious, cruel, abuse of power I think I've ever seen in 30 years," says : "If he would do something that horrible, I don't know what he was like in high school"