Politics

  1. The Hill: Trump barrage stuns McConnell and his allies

    12 Aug 2017 ...  

    By Alexander Bolton Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) did not intend to pick a fight when he questioned President Trump’s expectations and was surprised by the explosion it produced, according to people close to the Senate GOP leader. McConnell and Trump spoke Wednesday about what McConnell’s allies characterized as a misunderstanding,

  2. Townhall: How Donald Trump is Driving the Democrats Crazy

    11 Aug 2017 ...  

    By John C. Goodman You would think the Democrats would be on cloud nine. Donald Trump’s favorability ratings are as low as anyone can remember their being for a sitting president. The Republicans failed to repeal and replace Obamacare. They are stumbling on tax reform. They won the special elections

  3. Fox News: Mark Steyn: Democrats Deliver on Their Agenda, Republicans Don’t

    05 Aug 2017 ...  

    Author Mark Steyn reminded that when Democrats were in power in Congress under President Obama they did not waste time moving forward with their agenda, something the Republican Congress has struggled to do this year. "Whatever you feel, they get into power and they deliver, boom, right from the first

  4. Wasserman Schultz’s IT Aide Arrested At Airport After Transferring $300k To Pakistan From House Office

    26 Jul 2017 ...  

    By Luke Rosiak Florida Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s top information technology (IT) aide was arrested Monday attempting to board a flight to Pakistan after wiring $283,000 from the Congressional Federal Credit Union to that country. He attempted to leave the country hours after The Daily Caller News Foundation’s Investigative Group revealed that he is

  5. Senate Votes Down Broad Obamacare Repeal

    25 Jul 2017 ...  

    By THOMAS KAPLAN and ROBERT PEAR The Senate voted narrowly on Tuesday to begin debate on a bill to repeal major provisions of the Affordable Care Act, but hours later, Republican leaders suffered a setback when their most comprehensive plan to replace President Barack Obama's health law fell far short

  6. Is Tillerson Getting Ready to Quit?

    24 Jul 2017 ...  

    By Gabrielle Levy Secretary of State Rex Tillerson may be considering resigning from his job as frustrations with the Trump administration may have him nearing the end of his rope. People "familiar with Tillerson conversations with friends outside Washington" told CNN the mood in Foggy Bottom's Mahogany Row has grown

  7. Who is Linda Wenzel? German Teenager Who Joined ISIS ‘Wants To Go Back Home’

    24 Jul 2017 ...  

    By Shubham Kishore Sixteen-year-old Linda Wenzel went missing from Pulsnitz village, near Dresden, on July 1, 2016. She left her home saying she would spend the weekend at a friend’s house but did not return after that. German teenager Linda Wenzel, who joined the Islamic State group — also known

  8. Jesus Shrugged

    24 Jul 2017 ...  

    By Addison Del Mastro We’ve all heard of the idea of a general worker’s strike. In her tome Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand posed a provocative question. What if, in response to an increasingly overbearing regulatory state, the entrepreneurs of America decided to go on strike? The resulting 1000 pages, if

  9. A New Look at the Death of Europe

    22 Jul 2017 ...  

    by Rael Jean Isaac With the publication of The Strange Death of Europe, Douglas Murray has made a significant contribution to a crucially important, if still niche genre: the Islamization of Europe. A small number of writers (given the huge impact of this development) have focused on the issue: Bat

  10. Pentagon Stops $300 Million Payment to Pakistan, Citing Terrorist Fight

    22 Jul 2017 ...  

    Pentagon Stops $300 Million Payment to Pakistan, Citing Terrorist Fight By Paul McLeary The Pentagon is withholding hundreds of millions of dollars meant to reimburse Pakistan for its fight against terrorist groups, citing Islamabad’s failure to take “sufficient action” against the Haqqani Network, an offshoot of the Taliban based in