House ethics watchdog finds 'substantial' evidence of financial misuse by Hunter

December 9, 2019 inPolitics

The Office of Congressional Ethics concluded in a report made public Monday that there was “substantial” evidence that Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) illegally used campaign funds for personal use, including family vacations and airfare for his pet... ...Read more from our friends at The Hill

Donald Trump says watchdog report on FBI is 'far worse' than he expected

December 9, 2019 inPolitics

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Why President Trump’s constant cheerleading of the stock market might not help him much come election…

December 9, 2019 inEconomics

Rarely does a record high go unnoticed by the White House. Just last week, with the major U.S. stock indexes in rally mode, President Trump fired off another tweet celebrating the news: That should sound familiar by now. According to TrumpTwitterArchive.com[1], the president has tweeted about the “stock market” at least 117 times. Whenever there’s a big move, it seems that Trump is there to tie it to his policies and oftentimes...

Senate braces for brawl on Trump impeachment rules

December 9, 2019 inPolitics

Senators are bracing for a partisan brawl over the rules of President Trump's looming impeachment trial.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) will try to negotiate a deal on ground rules, similar... ...Read more from our friends at The Hill

Paul Volcker, Central Banker Who Defeated Inflation, Dead At 92

December 9, 2019 inEconomics

Paul Volcker, Central Banker Who Defeated Inflation, Dead At 92 Paul A. Volcker, who helped shape American economic policy for more than six decades, and who will forever be etched in the history books for leading the Federal Reserve’s brute-force campaign to subdue inflation in the late 1970s and early ’80s, has died on Sunday in New York, the NYT reported. He was 92. Volcker, a literally towering, he was known as...

Lindsey Graham says he won't call Adam Schiff as witness in Senate trial

December 8, 2019 inPolitics

Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) is gearing up for a likely impeachment trial in the Senate, but said on Fox News' "Sunday Morning Futures" that he does not plan to call House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) as a witness. Why it matters: Schiff has been under consistent fire from Republicans throughout the impeachment inquiry, especially in the wake of revelations that his staff met with the whistleblower prior to...

Top Republican: Democrats' weekend document dump shows impeachment inquiry is a 'farce'

December 8, 2019 inPolitics

The top Republican on the House Judiciary Committee on Sunday said the Democrats’ weekend document dump shows the impeachment inquiry is a "farce." Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) told Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo” that the... ...Read more from our friends at The Hill

Stanley Sloan, anti-Trump speaker, prompts NATO seminar cancellation

December 8, 2019 inPolitics

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Israeli Lessons For Mass Shootings

Israeli Lessons For Mass Shootings

August 14, 2019 inOpinion

Mass shootings such as those that happened in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, have given rise to an anguished national discussion...

Florida military base attack spirals into international incident

December 6, 2019 inPolitics

Saudi Arabia's government is in damage control mode after one of its citizens killed three Americans on Friday at a U.S. naval...

House progressives may try to block vote on Pelosi drug bill

December 6, 2019 inPolitics

House progressives are considering voting against a procedural motion to proceed to Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) signature bill to lower drug prices...

The Peloton husband responds to becoming ‘a symbol of the patriarchy’ over…

December 6, 2019 inEconomics

Talk about negative spin. A dream gig and breakout role for one aspiring actor has turned into a PR nightmare. We’re talking...

Schiff: Will the Grinch Steal Wall Street's Santa Claus Rally?

December 6, 2019 inEconomics

Schiff: Will the Grinch Steal Wall Street's Santa Claus Rally? Via SchiffGold.com, Typically, December is a strong month for stocks with the so-called “Santa...

What is Fake News?

What is Fake News?

June 29, 2017 inVideos

What is fake news? Is Donald Trump correct when he says CNN, The New York Times, and other mainstream outlets report fake...

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Dems Fall Into the Monica Lewinsky Trap

Dems Fall Into the Monica Lewinsky Trap

In the Congressional elections of 1998, the Republicans failed to gain seats in either house...

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