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Politics | Interesting Links

Don't Look Now But Democrats Are Gaining

With the primary season nearly over and the candidates for federal office mostly set, Republicans should be optimistic.

Politics | Joe Biden/Biden Administration

GOP Battles Biden Admin Decision That Made It Easier for Terrorists To Enter US

Congressional Republicans want to mandate that any immigrant who applies for a U.S. visa disclose ties they might have to Iran and its terror affiliates, according to legislation obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Politics | The SCOTUS

Supreme Court Gives GOP Another Win, This Time Concerning Congressional Map

The GOP in Louisiana scored a win on Tuesday when the U.S. Supreme Court reinstated a Republican-drawn congressional map to remain in place for the next election.

Humor | Humor

Republican Senator’s Mistress Too Busy Getting Abortion to Celebrate Big Win with Him

WASHINGTON – The much-younger girlfriend of a prominent Republican Senator is disappointed that she will be too busy having an abortion today to join the…

News | The News

Stephen Colbert Staff Arrested In U.S. House Building, Were Snooping Near Offices Of GOP Members

U.S. Capitol Police arrested a group of staffers who work for CBS’s “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” late on Thursday night after they allegedly illegally entered an office building for the U.S. House of Representatives and were snooping around offices belonging to Republican Members.

News | Antisemitism Watch

California Republican Goes Full Ilhan Omar in Anti-Semitic Rant

California's upcoming primary elections could deliver Rep. Ilhan Omar (D., Minn.) an unlikely foreign policy ally—Republican Greg Raths, who last week said the "Jewish community" uses money to "control" U.S. politicians. 

News | News

Here’s a reminder of the GOP senators taking the most NRA money to turn a blind eye to dead children

By now you have probably heard or read about the tragic shooting in Uvalde, Texas on Tuesday. At the time of this story no less than 15 people have been killed in an elementary school—at least 14 of them elementary school children. The Republican...

News | News

Mitch McConnell’s Two-Faced Back Room Declarations Should End His Career

If – and this is a huge if, by the by – the Republican Party is smart enough to realize the absolute need to reinstitute its founding principles and purge its ranks of the self-serving and opportunistic status quo then they would use the two faces of

Politics | Politics

Anti-Semitism Rocks Congressional Race in Tennessee

An anti-Semitic remark made by a Tennessee state lawmaker after successfully voting to remove Morgan Ortagus, a Trump-endorsed Jewish candidate, from the primary ballot has the former State Department spokeswoman up in arms.

News | News

Cawthorn's inflammatory comments have some Republicans in his district tiring of him

Republican Rep. Madison Cawthorn, who has been under fire for recent comments about Ukraine and life in D.C., joins former President Donald Trump at a North Carolina rally on Saturday.

Politics | Politics

GOP Lawmakers Demands Answers From Intel Heads Who Called Hunter's Laptop 'Russian Disinformation'

Republican lawmakers are demanding answers from the 51 former intelligence officials who called Hunter Biden's laptop Russian disinformation.

Politics | Iran

Three Republicans Defect To Advance Biden Nominee Accused of Lying About Iran Deal

Three Senate Republicans shattered party unity to advance the nomination of a State Department nominee who has been accused of lying to Congress about the terms of a new nuclear agreement with Iran.

Politics | The China Threat

GOP senators want answers on DOJ decision to kill program to catch Chinese spies

DOJ bowed to activist pressure led by two prestigious schools with extensive China ties.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Leaked GOP Messaging Guide Urges Senators To Avoid Democrat-Style Attacks On Ketanji Brown Jackson

WASHINGTON — Senators should avoid the “vicious, personal attacks” Democrats leverage at conservative Supreme Court nominees when conducting Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s confirmation hearings, a leaked GOP messaging guide obtained by The Daily Wire shows.

Politics | Conservatism

Poll: Republicans Take 9-Point Lead with Hispanics, Support from Black Voters More than Doubles to 27 Percent

Republicans have taken a 9-point national lead among Hispanic voters and more than doubled support in the black community to 27 percent, a Wall Street Journal survey shows.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Dean Obeidallah says the GOP is watching the Russian invasion ‘as a playbook to wage more Jan 6 attacks’

It was a stretch, but Obeidallah managed to link the Russian invasion of Ukraine and January 6.

Politics | Malfeasance

Swalwell Cozied Up to Lobbyist for ‘Putin’s Pipeline’ While Accusing GOP of Enabling Russia

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D., Calif.), who has accused Republicans of enabling Russia, took maximum campaign donations from a top lobbyist for Nord Stream 2 AG, the company behind an oil transportation project dubbed "Putin’s pipeline."

Politics | The China Threat

‘Red-Handed’: 20 Republicans Who Sold Out to China

A total of 20 Republicans are named in Peter Schweizer’s new book as having business dealings and political ties to the United States’ largest adversary, China.

News | News

Why the National GOP Must Pivot Away from Mitch McConnell & the ‘It’s My Turn’ Status Quo

It’s been a long time coming but there is no better time for a re-dedication of the national Republican Party’s mission to the American people than right now, especially where its federally elected stewardship is concerned. A hard pivot away from the

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Lindsey Graham shocks GOP when he caves to identity politics: ​'You're becoming irrelevant, Lindsey Graham'

'Why not a native American woman? Why not an Indian woman? Why not an Asian woman?'

Politics | Congress

Congressional Republicans Demand Release of Report on So-Called ‘Whippings’ by Border Patrol

On Monday, a group of Republican lawmakers sent a letter to Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Alejandro Mayorkas, demanding that the Biden…

Politics | Op-Ed

Rolling Over When It’s Payback Time › American Greatness

According to, among other sources, Politico and the Federalist Society, Senate Republicans are not exactly bracing for a “bare knuckle” fight over Biden’s…

Miscellaneous | Opinion

Opinion | These Are Not the Best of Times

Bad news on the culture war battleground that is our schools, where wingnuts in power are begetting a flood of untrue, inexact, "pedagogically pernicious" and proliferating "educational gag orders" - no sex, race, class, "anti-American ideology," "divisiv

Politics | Op-Ed

Republicans Plan To Win Back The Senate, Then Do Nothing, Per Usual

Republicans cannot do what they have largely always done with a Senate majority: set it on a shelf, polish it, and admire it from afar.

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

When the Myth of Voter Fraud Comes for You - The Atlantic

To support the Republican narrative that our elections are rife with misconduct, someone needs to take the fall.

Politics | Politics

‘Honey, do you even HISTORY?’ Joy Reid SCHOOLED for pushing revisionist history claiming the parties MAGICALLY switched

What happened to that whole 'Joy Reid may be losing her job' story? Just curious ...

Politics | Op-Ed

Republican Victory in 2022 Will Put America at a Crossroads

Imagine that you are a middle-aged husband and father, as well as a highly successful sales executive, with a loving wife and growing kids. Like other suburban American families, you have a mortgage,...

Politics | Op-Ed

The Corporate Media Ignores a Few Firsts in Virginia Because They Can't Explain Them

The corporate media will never acknowledge the firsts in the Virginia election. They can't explain it because they lack curiosity and humility.

Politics | American Politics

GOP bill would keep settlement products labeled ‘Made in Israel’

Tenney argued that returning to the pre-Pompeo policy would empower those who seek to boycott the Jewish state.

Politics | Covid 19

Vaccine And Mask Coercion Is A Purge, And The GOP Letting It Happen

Republicans are allowing their own voters to be purged from employment based on their evidence-informed convictions that oppose leftist groupthink.

Politics | Covid 19

Republicans Hedged On Banning COVID Passports. Now They're Back

Defending the vulnerable from private pressure to surrender control over their own medical treatments apparently doesn't fit into their philosophies.

Politics | Congress

Bret Baier Hammers Liz Cheney In Brutal Interview: More People Voted For Trump In Wyoming Than You

Fox News host Bret Baier grilled Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) in a hard-hitting interview on Thursday evening after House Republicans overwhelmingly voted to

Politics | Conservatism

Conserving Conservatism Is Conserving Defeat › American Greatness

The first thing we have to accept about the culture war is that the Republican Party and the conservative movement have lost. As it is for a battered alcoholic…

Politics | Biden Administration/Congress

GOP Rebuffs Biden Move to Resume Funding for Jihad, Anti-Semitism-Linked U.N. Palestinian ‘Refugee’ Agency

A group of GOP senators came out against the Biden administration's move to resume funding for a U.N. Palestinian refugee agency.

Politics | Conservatism

California Redistricting Could Aid GOP’s Chances Of Retaking House In 2022

Redistricting in California could deliver several crucial House seats to the GOP in 2022 as the state’s congressional districts are redrawn.

News | News

RNC Officials Disrespect Trump; Ignore His Request to Stop Fundraising on His Name

Officials at the Republican National Committee (RNC) have dismissed former-President Trump’s demand letter to cease-and-desist from using...

Politics | Politics

California: Welcome to the Jungle Recall

In 2010, California voters approved Proposition 14, which fundamentally changed how general elections are conducted in the state. Prior to Prop. 14…

Politics | Politics

Why Republicans Are Moving To Fix Elections That Weren't Broken

GOP-led legislatures in dozens of states are moving to change election laws in ways that could make it harder to vote, by for example, reducing early voting days or limiting access to voting by mail.

Politics | Donald Trump

Poll: 72% of Republican Voters Say GOP Should Be 'More like Trump'

Nearly three-quarters of Republican voters believe the GOP should be "more like former President Trump" moving forward.

Politics | Donald Trump

The Vast Bipartisan Pretense of Trump’s Demise - American Greatness

The vast bipartisan pretense that the Trump era is over continued through the universally predicted ignominy of the second impeachment of him.

News | News

It’s Time for Mitch McConnell To Go

02/13/2021 - We on the conservative Right are quick to castigate “The Swamp” and the “Deep State” in Washington, DC, and rightly so. Neither serve the American people, Republican, Democrat, Libertarian, Green, whatever denomination. But just under

Miscellaneous | Opinion

Don't blame a lack of education — QAnon proves privileged white people are losing their minds too

QAnon should be the death knell of the idea that wealth and education can insulate people from conspiracy theories

Politics | Politics

POLL: 64% of Republicans, 15% of Democrats ‘Likely’ to Join Hypothetical New Trump-Led Political Party

A newly released poll reveals that incessant negative media coverage, two impeachments, and a near universal betrayal by elected Republicans

News | News

VIDEO: Democrat Media Panics As They Realize Trump’s Base Is Growing Stronger After Gaetz’s Wyoming Rally

As Democrats continue their march against President Donald Trump, one inside the beltway reporter has been awakened to the fact

Politics | Congress

‘Dead On Arrival’: 45 Republican Senators Vote To Dismiss Second Trump Impeachment As Unconstitutional | The Daily W

Forty-five Republican senators voted in favor of a motion introduced by Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) on Tuesday to dismiss the impeachment article against former President Donald Trump as unconstitutional.

Politics | Politics

Cindy Grosz: Is the NYGOP Worth Resuscitating?

The daily headlines, the endless scandals, fascinations with Neo-Nazis and now new majorities in Albany and DC make republicans question whether or not to stay

News | News

NYU Professor Says Black, Latino Trump Supporters Are Product of ‘Multiracial Whiteness’

A New York University professor has concocted a Critical Race Theory-based theorem to explain not only why Black and Latino

News | News

After Impeachment Vote, Liz Cheney ‘Couldn’t Win A Primary For Dogcatcher’ In Wyoming According To GOP Officials

U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY), may truly believe that her vote to impeach President Trump a second time was a

News | News

Podcast | Underground USA | United States

Underground USA is an irreverent, brutally truthful, fact-based podcast. Nancy Pelosi and the Marxist-Progressive bloodthirsty Democrats, who out of one side of their mouths plead for unity and out of the other call for crushing their opponents have impea

News | News

Trump Aides Bail on Impeachment Defense, Welcome the End of His Presidency

With the news of a second impeachment, President Trump has seen his White House apparatus reduced in size, with an

News | News

GOP Rep. Calls For Investigation Into Fellow Republicans Who Supported Trump In Electoral College Challenge

Freshman U.S. Representative Nancy Mace (R-SC), couldn’t get enough of being a Trump supporter when she was running for office.

Politics | Conservatism

Wednesday's Riot Is No Pass For Republicans To Surrender

With a few brave exceptions, the Republican response to this onslaught has been the equivalent of bringing notes of apology to their political hangings.

Politics | Op-Ed

Where Does He Go From Here? - American Greatness

There were no objections to President Trump’s address to his followers in Washington on Wednesday until several hours later, when the outrages at the Capitol…

Business & Finance | Small business

Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones: I am a lifelong Democrat who is joining the Republican Party. Here's why

I am an outgoing State Representative in Georgia, a lifelong Democrat and newest member of the Republican Party.

Politics | Op-Ed

How the GOP lost control of Washington, and what comes next

News Analysis: Democrats owned the narrative and rules of the 2020 election. Will Republicans learn from it?

News | News

RightMinded with Frank Salvato

An irreverent, raw, outspoken New Right podcast that focuses on current events, the culture war, political issues, and relevant topics to those who choose to be aware....

Business & Finance | Small business

How the GOP Establishment Created Its Lin Wood Problem

Attorney L. Lin Wood has become the bane of the Republican Party in recent weeks, with widespread anger erupting against the lawyer over the weekend for…

Politics | Op-Ed

America: A Reminder About Us

In his splendid little book American Exceptionalism, Charles Murray reminds us it was foreigners who took the lead in claiming Americans are different: For…

Politics | Politics

GOP: The Stupid Party Redux - American Greatness

Amid the furor and pother over the fate of the Republican Party now said to hinge on the outcome of two Senate run-off races in Georgia…

Politics | Politics

GOP finds silver lining in Trump’s landslide California loss - POLITICO

The president got steamrolled statewide, but 2020 was the best year for California Republicans in more than a decade.

Politics | Politics

Why Did Donald Trump Cut Sidney Powell From His Legal Team?

Donald Trump cut Sidney Powell from his legal team after she attacked Brian Kemp and weakened GOP chances in the Georgia Senate runoffs.

Politics | The "Squad"

AOC: I’m Doing ‘Everything’ To Win Georgia For Democrats So We Don’t Have To ‘Negotiate’ With Republicans

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) told CNN's Jake Tapper on Sunday that she is going to be doing everything that she can to make sure Democrats win the

Politics | Election: 2020

Florida Welcomes Conservative Black Republican to the U.S. House

Florida-19 is a Republican stronghold. Tonight it elected Byron Donalds to replace the retiring Rep. Francis Rooney.

Politics | Politics

SC Election Results: Lindsey Graham Wins Senate Race Over Jaime Harrison

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina was elected to a fourth term, the Associated Press projected, overcoming Democrat Jaime Harrison’s record-setting fund-raising campaign.

News | News

Trump, Biden Campaigns Prepare For Lengthy Legal Battles Following Potential Mail-In Vote Disaster

In a move that may rival the debacle that came in the aftermath of the 2000 General Election, both the

Politics | Politics

'Trump Train' in Texas followed Biden bus down highway, FBI investigating

Supporters of President Trump riding in trucks surrounded a Biden-Harris campaign bus traveling down a Texas highway Friday, prompting Democrat staffers to call 911 and cancel at least two tour stops scheduled later in the day, according to reports.

Politics | Politics

Donald Trump: Reelect me and I will continue to deliver safety, prosperity and opportunity for all Americans

As president, I pledge to safeguard the progress my administration has made over the past four years and build on our historic success for as long as I am in the White House. I will continue doing everything in my power to ensure that this great country p

Politics | Politics

‘The Secret Weapon’: GOP Makes Voter Registration Gains In Key States

Voter registration gains in the critical states of Florida, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania are boosting Republican officials' optimism for the upcoming

Politics | The "Squad"

Wrong. SO wrong! We know AOC was trying to be ‘girl-power’ here but literally NOTHING she said about pro-life and the GOP is true

Not sure AOC could be any more wrong … wronger? Somethin’. This is ridiculously dumb, even for this ridiculously dumb socialist like her. Just to be clear: nothing AOC said in this twee…

Politics | Election: 2020

GOP Challenges Madison, WI 'Ballot Collection' in City Parks

Two of the most important Republican politicians in Wisconsin are warning the city clerk of Madison not to hold a "ballot collection" day.

Politics | The SCOTUS

There’s No Downside To Trump Nominating Amy Coney Barrett

This election was always going to be about culture. Trump should treat the election as referendums on cultural issues and nominate Amy Coney Barrett.

Politics | The SCOTUS

This Is No Time for Senate Republicans to Go Wobbly - American Greatness

he instant Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing was announced, the battle lines were drawn. Or, more accurately, one side girded for battle, while Republicans clucked with confusion about what to do next. Which should be no surprise. If Republicans are g

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

WATCH: Sunny Hostin Rudely Interrupts Kim Klacik On ‘The View’: ‘What Planet Are You Living On’

“The View” co-host Sunny Hostin demonstrated her disdain for black conservative thinkers once again this week when she rudely interrupted black Republican congressional candidate Kimberly Klacik during her appearance on the show. The testy exc

Politics | Conservatism

Pennsylvania Sheriff Changes To Republican After Violent Riots: ‘Democratic Party Has Left Me’

Westmoreland County Sheriff James Albert announced this week that he has changed his party affiliation from Democrat to Republican following months of violent riots and attacks on law enforcement by leftists. “It was a really difficult decision and I’

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

WATCH: ‘The View’ Co-Host Sunny Hostin Calls Black Conservatives ‘Props’ | The Daily Wire

“The View” co-host Sunny Hostin referred to black conservatives as “people props” that Republicans trot out to garner votes from black Americans. During a discussion about a poll out of Florida showing Biden losing

Politics | Election: 2020

POLL: Trump Approval Soars By 60% Among Blacks Amid Convention

With many Democrat-controlled cities across America in meltdown and Democratic lawmakers trying to defund police, President Trump’s approval rating among Black voters jumped to 24%, according to a new poll. The new Hill-HarrisX survey of registered

Politics | Donald Trump

I Was Wrong About Trump. He Didn’t Destroy the GOP, He Saved It

At the RNC four years ago, I thought Trump couldn’t win the White House and that his nomination would destroy the Republican Party. I was wrong.

Politics | Politics

Baltimore candidate Kim Klacik puts Dems on notice over Black support: ‘Ignored us for too long’

Kim Klacik took aim at Joe Biden in a speech during the first night of the Republican National Convention, accusing the Democratic nominee of believing that Black Americans "can't think for ourselves."

Politics | Election: 2020

TRIGGER ALERT: History Shows Liberal Reporters Won’t Like This Year’s GOP Convention

Last Saturday, I dug out a few examples of how liberal journalists swooned over Democrats at every convention since 1988 (as far back as the MRC’s archives go).

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Senate Republicans Will NOT Question Barack Obama Over Michael Flynn, Despite Trump Request

Senate Republicans will investigate the Obama Administration’s decision to target national security adviser Michael Flynn following the 2016 presidential election but they do not intend to subpoena former President Barack Obama or require him to tes

News | News

Watch: Scenes From the Wisconsin Elections

Voters faced long lines, confusion and risk of infection as Wisconsin’s elections, including presidential primaries, took place in spite of the coronavirus pandemic.

Politics | Op-Ed

How Republicans Helped Nancy Pelosi Pass Another Unexamined, Pork-Stuffed ‘Stimulus’

House Republicans actively participated in Nancy Pelosi’s successful attempt to deny the American people a public vote on the $2 trillion legislation.

Politics | Conservatism

5 Examples of How the Conservative Movement Is Leading the Way

As the stock market swings wildly up and down, as a virus casts a shadow across the country, and as politics resemble mud-wrestling more with each passing day...

Politics | Election: 2020

How NeverTrump Could Cost the GOP the House and Senate – American Greatness

Donald Trump’s chances for reelection in November have never been higher. The latest Gallup poll puts his approval rating at 49 percent, other polls have measured even higher, and he just gave the speech of his life in his 2020 State of the Union address.

Politics | Other Politics

Betsy DeVos Is the Eighth Trump Official to Use Personal Email for Official White House Business

The education secretary is the latest member of the Trump administration to get caught for using her personal email to conduct official business.

Politics | Politics

Trump Gave Most Americans a Tax Cut and They Didn’t Notice

Republicans passed a sweeping tax cut for two-thirds of Americans in 2017, saying it would pay for itself and the American public would thank them.

Politics | From the HuffPost

Ocasio-Cortez's Clapback At Ted Cruz's Croissant Tweet Exposes GOP's Hypocrisy | HuffPost

The New York congresswoman told the Texas senator the GOP's policies treat people as disposable.

Politics | From CNN

How 'weak' a 2020 candidate is Donald Trump? - CNNPolitics

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is thinking about challenging President Donald Trump in the 2020 Republican presidential primary for one simple reason: He's not sure Trump can actually win a second term.

Politics | Politics

Mitch McConnell is going to force the Senate to vote on Ocasio-Cortez's Green New Deal

The bill is not expected to pass the Republican-dominated Senate, but could force Democrats to make a politically awkward calculation.

News | News

Vowing to confront Iran, Trump scolds ‘the vile poison of anti-Semitism’

In key address to joint session of Congress, president brings Pittsburgh survivor as guest, says Jerusalem embassy move fueled by 'pragmatic realism'

Politics | Other Politics

An obituary for old Orange County, dead at age 129

Orange County, the California collection of 34 cities and 3.2 million residents described by President Reagan as where “all the good Republicans go to die,” died Tuesday. It was 129 years old.

Politics | Politics

The Inconvenient Truth About the Republican Party

When you think of the Republican Party, what comes to mind? If you’re like many Americans, you may associate the GOP with racism, sexism, and general inequality. It’s a commonly pushed narrative by left-leaning media and academia, but as former Vander

Politics | POLITICS

Jewish GOP group calls for resignation of 7 Democrats over 'ties' to Farrakhan

Keith Ellison and Maxine Waters among the lawmakers singled out by the RJC.

Politics | Politics

Is Kavanaugh Helping Republicans’ Midterm Chances? | FiveThirtyEight

In midterm elections, with different candidates on the ballot in every state and district, it’s rare to see the sort of sharp, turn-on-a-dime shifts in the poll…

Politics | Politics

NPR: Amid Kavanaugh Confirmation Battle, Democratic Enthusiasm Edge Evaporates

A new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll finds that amid the Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation battle, the share of Republicans saying the 2018 midterms are "very important" has spiked.

Politics | Politics

University Of Georgia Journalism Dean Forced To Apologize For Having A Republican Friend

The dean of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of Georgia was forced to apologize, Campus Reform reports, because he tweeted out a congratulatory message to a friend, who just so happens to be the state's Republican candidate

News | News

Poll: Israel not an important partner for US Democrats - Israel National News

Pew poll finds that, while Republicans see Israel as an important partner for US foreign policy, Democrats ignore it.

Miscellaneous | Interesting

The future of the GOP looks a lot like this fast-growing community in Florida

Will Trump get re-elected in 2020? It could come down to America’s most reliable voters: baby boomers

Politics | Politics

George Will: Vote against GOP in midterms | TheHill

Conservative columnist George Will is making the argument to vote against Republicans in the upcoming midterm elections. 

Politics | Politics

Neo-Nazi Senate candidate kicked out of California GOP convention

Patrick Little is running against Democrat Sen. Dianne Feinstein, and his campaign website advocates for "limiting representation of Jews in the government"

Politics | Other Politics

Justice Dept. Won’t Be Extorted, Rosenstein Warns Republicans - The New York Times

Rod J. Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, pushed back after lawmakers aligned with President Trump drafted articles of impeachment against him, the latest salvo in a long dispute.

Politics | Politics

Ryan to retire as Speaker in January

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is retiring at the end of this Congress, ending his speakership a little more than three years after it began.

Politics | Politics

Inside the bitter Oval Office tariff fight

Trump's top economic advisers fighting it out in front of him

Politics | POLITICS

A Gun-Control Measure Conservatives Should Consider | National Review

Gun-violence restraining orders can make us all safer while empowering the individual and protecting liberty.

Politics | Other Politics

Holocaust denier is sole GOP contender in Illinois race for Congress | TheHill

A Holocaust denier is currently the only candidate on the ballot in the GOP primary for Illinois's third congressional district, according to

Politics | POLITICS

NYT’s Bret Stephens says he can never vote Republican again

New York Times columnist Bret Stephens declared he can never vote Republican again because of the party’s backing of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore.

News | That's News to Me

University of Tampa professor fired over Harvey 'karma' tweet

University of Tampa sociology professor Kenneth Storey was fired Tuesday for a tweet he made referring the weather events in Texas as "karma."

Politics | Politics

Nearly half of Republicans approve closing media outlets for inaccuracy, bias: poll | TheHill

Almost half of Republicans say they are in favor of courts shutting down media outlets that publish inaccurate or biased information, according to a new survey.

Politics | POLITICS

GOP reeling after healthcare collapse  | TheHill

Republicans offered competing ideas for what to do next on healthcare Monday night, now that the current ObamaCare replacement effort has fallen apart

News | News

Peter W. Smith, GOP operative who sought Clinton's emails from Russian hackers, committed suicide, records show

A Republican donor and operative from Chicago's North Shore who said he had tried to obtain Hillary Clinton's missing emails from Russian hackers killed himself in a Minnesota hotel room days after talking to The Wall Street Journal about his effo

Politics | Politics

House Republicans release long-awaited plan to repeal and replace Obamacare - The Washington Post

With income-based tax credits, the GOP is considering an approach to health care it has long been against.

Politics | Other Politics

Trump called the press ‘the enemy.’ Reince Priebus says he meant it. - The Washington Post

Priebus echoed his boss's criticisms, dismissing recent media stories as “stupidity” and blasting the use of anonymous sources.

Politics | Politics

How President Trump finally destroyed Reagan's Republican Party

Now can he actually deliver on his promise and give power to the people?

Politics | Other Politics

Condoleezza Rice Responds to Trump Calling Her a ‘B*tch’

She pretty much ethered him in six words.

Politics | Politics

Poker Explains Why Republicans Can't Abandon Trump | WIRED

The nominee isn't likely to win, but is the Republican party pot committed?

Politics | Politics

Bombshell report on Trump taxes sends GOP nominee reeling

It puts an exclamation point on what was already one of the worst weeks for any presidential candidate in recent memory.

Politics | POLITICS

50 G.O.P. Officials Warn Donald Trump Would Put Nation’s Security ‘at Risk’ - NYTimes.com

Fifty of the nation’s most senior Republican national security officials, many of them former top aides or cabinet members for President George W. Bush, have signed a letter declaring that Donald J. Trump “lacks the character, values and experience” to be president and “would put at risk our country’s national security and well-being.”

Politics | Other Politics

Hewlett Packard's Meg Whitman joins CEOs endorsing Clinton

By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Calling Donald Trump an "authoritarian character" and a threat to democracy, Meg Whitman, a prominent Republican fundraiser and chief executive of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton's

Politics | POLITICS

George Will: Trump Doesn't Want to Release Tax Returns "Because He Is Deeply Involved In Dealing With Russia"

FOX News' Bret Baier said the Democratic party would "not go down" the road of making a connection between Russia and Donald Trump, but on Monday's Special Report conservative columnist George Will said the Republican nominee for president may n

Politics | Politics

RNC in Cleveland: Do Republicans Think Donald Trump Can Win? - The Atlantic

Nonpartisan prognosticators and party officials seem bleak about the GOP’s chances in November. But delegates in Cleveland were at least somewhat more optimistic.

Politics | POLITICS

Trump’s RNC address: Fact or fiction?

The GOP nominee rolled out a series of frightening statistics about the state of the nation. They ranged from accurate to incomplete to outright false.

Politics | Other Politics

A physicist has calculated the probability Melania Trump didn't plagiarise her speech - ScienceAlert

A Canadian physicist has calculated that there's only a one-in-87-billion chance that Melania Trump wasn't heavily influenced by Michelle Obama's 2008 speech when she addressed the Republican National Convention last night.

Politics | Other Politics

Melania Trump Apparently Plagiarized a Section of Michelle Obama's 2008 Convention Speech

Tonight at the Republican National Convention, potential first lady Melania Trump delivered the night’s headlining speech in what was her most important moment in the public eye since she married Donald Trump 11 years ago. The speech was praised by hack

Politics | Politics

Anti-Trump delegates consider several attempts to upend convention

What, if anything, they can do is still up for discussion.

Politics | POLITICS

Trump to Pick Mike Pence, Says Source

Donald Trump is planning to announce that Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is his choice for his vice presidential running mate.

Politics | Trump Politics

Donald Trump Woos Some GOP Lawmakers, Leaves Others Cold

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump leaned on GOP lawmakers to unify behind him during a pair of closed-door meetings with House and Senate Republicans on Capitol Hill Thursday that included tense exchanges with some of his skeptics i

Politics | Other Politics

Trump Campaign Paid $1.1M to Trump Businesses and Family Last Month

Trump Campaign Paid $1.1M to Trump Businesses and Family Last Month

Politics | Politics

Iowa state senator is first elected official to leave Republican party over Trump | US news | The Guardian

David Johnson changes registration to No Party in response to Donald Trump accusing federal judge Gonzalo Curiel of bias based on his race

Politics | Other Politics

Donald Trump Wanted A White-Versus-Black Season Of "The Apprentice" - BuzzFeed News

"Whether people like that idea or not, it is somewhat reflective of our very vicious world,” Trump said in 2005...

Politics | Trump Politics

I was wrong about Donald Trump: Camille Paglia on the GOP front-runner’s refreshing candor (and his impetuousness, too)

Yes, he remains thin-skinned and easily riled. But his fearlessness and brash energy also seem necessary and rare

Politics | POLITICS

5 numbers that explain the New York results

New York came through for Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

Politics | POLITICS

The Many Scandals of Donald Trump: A Cheat Sheet - The Atlantic

A rough guide to controversies surrounding the Republican front-runner, from mafia ties to anti-trust violations to bankruptcy.