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Politics | Politics

Judge tosses Stormy Daniels’ defamation suit against Trump

Stormy Daniels’ defamation lawsuit against President Trump was tossed out Monday — with a federal judge ordering the porn star to pay the president’s legal fees, according to repo…

Politics | Politics

President Trump nominates Marine to be first black female general

President Donald Trump has nominated the first African-American woman for promotion to general.

Politics | Trump

Obama Had Secret Plan In Case Trump Didn't Accept 2016 Election Results, Report Says | Daily Wire

Former President Barack Obama had a secret plan in place for what his administration would do if then-candidate Donald Trump lost the 2016 election to Hillary Clinton and refused to accept the results.

Politics | Trump

Don't underestimate Kanye (and Trump) – Rapper could successfully deliver for forgotten black communities

Influential black figures malign any kind of outreach to the Trump administration. Perhaps they fear what these two forces together might accomplish for the black community: greater economic success and recognition by black America that its allegiance to

News | The News

Trump accepts Nikki Haley’s resignation as UN ambassador

President Trump on Tuesday accepted Nikki Haley’s resignation as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, marking a sudden and unexpected end to the tenure of one of the administration's most prominent figures.

Politics | Trump

Trump the Indestructible | National Review

The fact that the learned anti-Trump clarion call has become so faint is a persuasive barometer of the pre-electoral weather.

Politics | Op-Ed

Opinion | For Once, I’m Grateful for Trump - The New York Times

In the president, one big bully stands up to others.

Science & Technology | Tech

Trump administration looks to speed 5G networks, ease hurdles | Reuters

The Trump administration said on Friday it is seeking to remove hurdles to faster deployment of the next generation of wireless communications, known as 5G, which it touted as revolutionary for a host of industries.

News | The News

Trump Reacts To Kavanaugh Hearing On Twitter, And He Doesn't Mince Words

On Thursday evening, President Donald Trump took to his favorite medium, Twitter, to react to the hearing of his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who's had uncorroborated, contradicted, and dubious accusations of serious sexual misconduct launc

Politics | Op-Ed

Why the Kavanaugh Smears Validate Trumpian Politics | National Review

The Trump phenomenon is impossible to gainsay.

Politics | Trump

Has the Kavanaugh Battle Vindicated Trump Voters? | National Review

Democrats’ willingness to go low with Brett Kavanaugh demonstrates why so many Republicans believed they needed someone who would fight dirty in the White House.

Politics | Politics

Trump orders feds to declassify key FISA documents, text messages in FBI Russia probe

President Trump on Monday ordered the declassification of several key documents related to the FBI investigation of Russian actions during the 2016 presidential election, including 21 pages of an application for a renewed surveillance warrant against form

News | News

Pro-Israel Groups Praise Trump Administration's Closure of PLO DC Office | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

A number of US-based, pro-Israel groups have praised the Trump administration’s decision the close the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) office...

Politics | Media Bias

Joe Scarborough Owes the President - and the Country - an Apology | RealClearPolitics

September 11 should not be about politics, nor about Donald Trump, and surely not about Joe Scarborough. Only 17 years separated from that incredibly painful day, the solemnity of our national...

News | News

Trump to US Jews: I won't give Palestinians aid until they make deal with Israel | The Times of Israel

In call to mark Rosh Hashanah, president also says Iranians have 'lost their mojo' since he quit the nuclear deal, and are now 'fighting for their own survival'

News | The News

Obama Returns, Gives A Speech Reminding Americans Of Why Trump Is President | Daily Wire

On Friday, former President Barack Obama gave a speech at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. The central conceit of the speech was that President Donald Trump had broken American politics.

News | The News

Obama Calls Benghazi A Wild Conspiracy Theory. Benghazi Hero Levels Him. | Daily Wire

Former President Barack Obama claimed on Friday that the 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi — which resulted in the deaths of four Americans — was a "wild conspiracy theory."

Politics | Op-Ed

An Open Letter to the NYT’s Anonymous Senior Trump Administration Official | National Review

For the good of the nation, the anonymous Trump administration senior official who claimed Trump is unfit for office in a NYT op-ed must identify himself, and back up his claims about the president with hard evidence.

Politics | POLITICS

Ben Sasse Conducts a Two-Minute Master Class in American Civics | National Review

Good for Senator Sasse to remind us all of the Supreme Court’s proper place.

Politics | Trump

WATCH: Crowder Asks Trump Critics To Explain Why They Think Trump's A 'Fascist.’ Massive Failures Ensue.

For the latest episode of "Change My Mind," conservative comedian and commentator Steven Crowder took his camera crew to the White House to ask Trump critics to defend their assertions that Trump is a "fascist." The result was Crowder demonstrating that l

News | The News

FNC’s Baier Stunned That Media Didn’t Correct False Cohen ‘Bombshell’

During a panel discussion on Thursday’s Special Report, Fox News anchor Bret Baier was amazed that the same network news organizations that hyped anonymous claims Donald Trump knew in advance about the 2016 Trump Tower meeting between campaign aides and

Science & Technology | Social Media

Trump accuses social media firms of 'silencing millions' | Reuters

U.S. President Donald Trump accused social media companies on Friday of silencing "millions of people" in an act of censorship, but without offering evidence to support the claim.

Politics | Op-Ed

Kimberley Strassel: Mueller's one-sided probe cannot be justified

The country has watched the FBI treat one presidential campaign with kid gloves, the other with informants, warrants and eavesdropping.

News | The News

Trump Watches CNN Analyst Rant. Gives Him Bad News On His Security Clearance.

President Donald Trump gave some bad news to hot-headed CNN FBI analyst Phil Mudd on Monday night after watching his unhinged meltdown that went viral over the weekend.

News | The News

Jack Lew Criticizes Trump Trade, Interrupted by News It's Working

"I'm in a little bit of a bad position to respond..."

Politics | Trump

Media Gaslighting Can't Hide Fact Trump Campaign Was Spied On

The media are still more interested in proving the Trump campaign treasonously colluded than addressing that FBI spied on a presidential campaign.

Politics | Malfeasance

BREAKING: Obama Knowingly Funded Designated Al-Qaeda Affiliate

A new report released on Wednesday revealed that the Obama administration knowingly provided an Islamic terrorist-financing organization with hundreds of thousands of dollars despite the fact that the group had been designated as a terrorist-financing org

Politics | Trump

The Likeliest Explanation for Trump’s Helsinki Fiasco | National Review

Even if Russia hadn’t meddled in the election at all, Trump would still admire Putin because Trump admires men like Putin — which is why he’s praised numerous other dictators and strongmen.

News | The News

Trump's 'incredible' Air Force One to be red, white and blue, cost $3.9 billion

The next generation of Air Force One will abandon the planes' traditional color scheme in favor of red, white and blue, President Donald Trump said. The Department of Defense announced Tuesday that Boeing secured the $3.9 billion contract for two pla

News | News

I was Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh's law clerk -- Let me tell you about the man I know

During his 12 years on the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, Judge Kavanaugh has had many law clerks. It was my immense good fortune to be one of them.

Politics | Trump

Reciprocity Is the Method to Trump’s Madness | National Review

The president sends a signal: Treat us the way we treat you, and keep your commitments.

Politics | The SCOTUS

Cory Booker hits every Dem talking point in his rejection of swampy SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Sen. Cory Booker has hit every item on the Democrat checklist in his thread opposing Kavanaugh.

Politics | Trump Politics

Results Matter: PRESIDENT TRUMP Tops Obama in Approval Numbers at Same Point in His Presidency

President Trump’s approval rating on his second Independence Day is at 48% with likely voters. And that is with 90% negative coverage from the far left mainstream media. And after a month of anti-ICE protests by Democrats President Trump jumped 10

News | The News

Trump's Approval Rating Rises Among Hispanics | RealClearPolitics

In a new Harvard/Harris poll released this week exclusively to The Hill, President Trump’s overall approval rating rose to 47 percent, just two points shy of the highest level of his...

Politics | Trump Politics

Did the Message In This Video Get Trump Elected?

He was not the president I wanted, but he may just be the president we need

Politics | Op-Ed

Shapiro: How Trump Haters End Up Helping Trump

“Trump is a Nazi.” “Trump is ruining America.” “Trump supporters are Nazis who are ruining America.” It’s difficult to live in Los Angeles without hearing

Politics | Trump Politics

Food Stamps Usage Hits Low Under President Trump - 1600 Daily

By 1600 Staff Food stamp usage has reached a low not seen since 2010. According to Breitbart News: Overall enrollment in the nation’s food stamp program has dipped to its lowest level in eight years, according to the latest statistics released by the U.

Politics | Trump

50 Media Mistakes in the Trump Era: The Definitive List | Sharyl Attkisson

News | The News

Kim Jong Un commits to 'complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula'

The joint document says Secretary of State Pompeo and a senior North Korean official will hold follow-up talks as soon as possible.

Politics | POLITICS

It’s Time for an Iran-Deal Reckoning | National Review

The Obama administration’s ‘norms’ and ‘values’ included deception and weakness.

History | The Constitution

President Trump Has Paved The Way For A Free Speech Comeback

Resistance to growing attacks on free speech and expression is evidence of how truly transformative President Trump has been.

Politics | From CNN

Donald Trump's 'PARDON' tweet tells us a lot about where his head is at - CNNPolitics

You don't tweet about pardoning yourself unless you are thinking about pardoning yourself.

Politics | Other Politics

Donald Trump's sustained attacks on American rights - CNNPolitics

Two years ago Sunday, then-presidential candidate Donald Trump derided US District Court Judge Gonzalo Curiel for his "Mexican" heritage

Politics | Trump Politics

Stop Everything You're Doing and Look at These Images of Trump With a Fallen Police Officer's Mother

He stopped in the middle of his speech, pointed to them in the crowd, and asked them to come up on stage.

Politics | POLITICS

Trump's Illegal Immigrant Comments: A Willful Lie | National Review

Trump didn't "lash out at undocumented immigrants," or "refer to immigrants as 'animals.'"

Politics | Politics

Trump's poll numbers confirm the media is still just 'crying wolf'

The disconnect between the nightly news and the average Joe must frustrate the president as he makes progress on a number of fronts.

Politics | Other Politics

Do Democrats Want an Anti-Trump, or Their Own Trump? - POLITICO Magazine

Gwen Graham could be Florida’s first female governor and a national leader in her party—but only if earnestness hasn’t gone out of style.

Politics | Other Politics

Donald Trump's Michigan rally: The 57 most outlandish, outrageous and offensive lines - CNNPolitics

On Saturday night, even as comedian Michelle Wolf was roasting him in Washington, President Donald Trump was in another Washington -- this one in Michigan -- where he was delivering a roast all his own: Of elites, the media, Democrats and anyone else he c

Politics | Other Politics

Trump admin won't provide shelter for migrants seeking asylum

More than a hundred women and children are sleeping on the Mexican side of the border on concrete near San Ysidro, California.

Politics | From CNN

Trump's call to 'Fox and Friends' explains why we don't hear much from him

His anger was palpable through the phone. Even the Fox hosts -- who are naturally sympathetic to his talking points -- seemed surprised by the stream of consciousness.

Politics | Trump Politics

Inside Trump's First State Dinner With France - 1600 Daily

State Dining Room 8:52 P.M. EDT PRESIDENT TRUMP:  President Macron, Brigitte, Melania and I are profoundly honored to host you and your entire French delegation for our first official State Dinner.  And to America’s absolutely incredible First Lady, t

Politics | Other Politics

Bad News for President Trump

The Comey memos are more revealing than they seem.

Politics | Politics

Trump blasts Comey as an 'untruthful slime ball' after book revelations

Trump's tweets come a day after excerpts from Comey's forthcoming tell-all paint a devastating picture of the president as a liar divorced from reality.

Politics | Other Politics

'The possibility of Trump exploding has gone up'

The former FBI director's tell-all book surprised some West Wing aides with its jabs at Trump's hand size and its talk of the 'pee tape.'

Politics | Trump Politics

VIDEO: Alabama football players surround Trump in prayer after White House ceremony - The American Mirror

A remarkable thing happened while the media was focused on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s Senate testimony: After a White House ceremony, several Alabama football players huddled around President Trump and prayed with him. WBRC’s Christina Cha

Politics | Other Politics

Does Trump's response help or hurt Stormy Daniels' legal claims?

It’s often the case that just a few unplanned words by a litigant can alter the course of litigation — but it's also not that simple.

Politics | Other Politics

Trump appointee at Defense Department resigns after birther postings revealed - CNNPolitics

A political appointee at the Department of Defense has resigned after a CNN KFile inquiry about controversial postings he made on Facebook.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

First it was Confederate monuments. Now statues offensive to Native Americans are poised to topple across the U.S.

A battle to take down a statue of President William McKinley in the small Northern California city of Arcata reflects a growing debate around the country on monuments that honor those who helped bring about the deaths of Native peoples.

Politics | Politics

Trump replaces McMaster with Bolton as national security adviser

President Trump announced Thursday he will be replacing national security adviser H.R. McMaster with former United State Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton.

Politics | POLITICS

Trump’s North Korea Bluster Scores a Win, But at High Risk - Bloomberg

North Korea’s offer to suspend nuclear and missile tests in exchange for talks with the U.S. reflects an emerging truth about President Donald Trump’s unconventional foreign policy style: It may heighten the risk of conflict, but also the potential fo

Politics | Trump Politics

WINNING: New Poll Says Majority Of Americans Support GOP Tax Reform

A majority of Americans now support Republican-led tax reform, according to a new poll from The New York Times. The poll, done in conjunction with Survey Monkey, says that 51 percent of Americans appr

Politics | Other Politics

The Story Behind JFK's Official White House Portrait

Before Kehinde Wiley's striking depiction of Barack Obama, another presidential portrait stood out from the rest.

Politics | PC Culture

Obama’s Portrait Artist Has Habit Of Painting Black People BEHEADING White People | Daily Wire

The artist who painted former President Barack Obama’s presidential portrait, unveiled on Monday at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, has a disturbing pattern of painting violent beheadings of white people.

Politics | Politics

Trump's Parade Is Political Genius

Hours of free airtime that Democrats can’t argue with? That’s a pretty clever strategy.

Politics | Politics

An Art Museum's Yelp Reviews Go Down The Toilet After Spectacular White House Dig | HuffPost

The Guggenheim's head curator goaded the president with a golden toilet, so his supporters fought back with single stars.

Politics | Other Politics

There's No Way Mueller Will Indict Trump

Those hoping the special counsel will prosecute the president are engaging in fantasy.

Politics | Politics

Home Depot employees to get up to $1,000 bonus due to tax reform

Home Depot is awarding its hourly employees in the U.S. a one-time cash bonus of as much as $1,000 following the passage of new tax legislation.

Politics | Other Politics

Trump contradicts Kelly, says border wall stance 'never changed' - POLITICO

At a meeting with Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday, Kelly said some of Trump’s campaign promises on immigration issues had been “not fully informed."

Politics | Other Politics

Trump criticized immigration from 's---hole' countries: report | TheHill

President Trump reportedly referred to immigrants from Haiti and African countries as coming from “shithole countries” on Thursday.

Politics | POLITICS

David Brooks: The Decline of Anti-Trumpism

The quality of the opposition is deteriorating.

Politics | Other Politics

Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Be President

This excerpt from Michael Wolff’s ‘Fire and Fury’ reveals the inside story of Donald Trump’s mind-boggling campaign. Trump never planned to be president – here’s how his inner circle created the most dysfunctional White House ever.

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

Alan Dershowitz on defending Trump: 'My liberal friends don't invite me to dinner anymore'

Dershowitz said his family is no longer proud to be associated with him.

Politics | Malfeasance

Congress to Investigate Obama Scheme to Nix Investigation into Hezbollah Terrorists

Lawmakers are launching an investigation into Obama-era efforts to thwart a longstanding U.S. investigation into the Iranian-backed terror group Hezbollah.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Disney's Hall of Presidents Unveils Trump and It's... Uhhhh (Video)

Walt Disney World unveiled its animatronic Donald Trump for its "Hall of Presidents" attraction, and the reaction has not been pretty

Politics | Politics

The secret backstory of how Obama let Hezbollah off the hook

POLITICO Investigation: An ambitious U.S. task force targeting Hezbollah's billion-dollar criminal enterprise ran headlong into the White House's desire for a nuclear deal with Iran

News | News

Trump to recognize Jerusalem as capital, plan embassy move, White House confirms | The Times of Israel

Officials say transferring mission from Tel Aviv could take years, so president will sign waiver to avoid penalty; may back 2-state solution if both sides agree

Politics | POLITICS

Mueller Strategy: Obstruction of Justice Investigation Leading to Impeachment | National Review

The pleas and the indictment in Mueller's investigation have nothing to do with collusion because he has no collusion case. He's trying to build a case for impeachment ...

Politics | Other Politics

Five Key Points From the Indictment of Paul Manafort and Rick Gates

Here are highlights from the 31-page indictment against Paul Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman, and Rick Gates, his longtime associate.

Politics | Trump

Ben Shapiro vs. Donald Trump? These tweets are worth your time.

Ben Shapiro is a personal hero of mine, so I may be biased. He’s a conservative star, and easily the most reasoned, logical, and effective voice speaking to young people on campuses across th…

Politics | From CNN

Costs of Rex Tillerson exit may not save his job - CNNPolitics

If Trump really thinks the planet is a "mess" as crises churn from North Korea to the Middle East, it would seem illogical to ditch his secretary of state

Politics | From CNN

The Trump White House's colossal blind spot on private emails

At least a half-dozen top Trump administration officials used private email accounts to communicate about White House business, according to the New York Times.

Politics | Trump

Trump and His Supporters Care about ‘Wins,’ Not Ideology

Donald Trump’s ill-conceived debt-ceiling deal with congressional Democrats is just the latest proof that he’s driven by a desire for good press above all else ...

Politics | Trump

SHOCK: Trump Administration Did NOT Mention This During 9/11 Ceremony | Daily Wire

Sixteen years after the worst terrorist attack in history hit the United States, President Donald Trump and his administration failed to mention the terms “radical Islam” or “Islamic terrorism” during a ceremony in Washington D.C.

Politics | From the HuffPost

Trump Staffer Responsible For Finding Positive News Stories Resigns | HuffPost

As director of rapid response, Andy Hemming was tasked with recirculating positive news to journalists.

Politics | Other Politics

Trump's response to Barcelona attack? A fake story about bullets dipped in pigs' blood.

The president of the United States just advocated for the execution of Muslim prisoners by firing at them with bullets dipped in pig's blood.

Politics | Politics

Musings and Meditations: Dear Mr. President: A Question You Haven't Been Asked

News | The News

There Is Now Evidence that Senior Trump Officials Attempted to Collude With Russia

Donald Trump Jr.'s bombshell release of e-mails provides proof that senior Trump campaign officials attempted to collude with Russia ...

News | The News

President makes a call to last Doolittle Raider

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump called Lt. Col. Dick Cole, the last surviving member of the Doolittle Raiders, on Sunday, according to a press

Politics | From CNN

White House stays silent on anti-Semitic connection of Trump's anti-CNN video - CNNPolitics.com

President Donald Trump's top aides are staying silent about the possible anti-Semitic, racist and anti-Muslim origins of a video the President tweeted Sunday, declining to answer a series of CNN questions about the video and its self-proclaimed origin

Politics | POLITICS

Republicans to Trump: Hands off Mueller

As Trump allies call for special counsel's firing, GOP lawmakers say former FBI director gives them comfort

Politics | From CNN

Christopher Ruddy says Trump 'considering' firing Mueller - CNNPolitics.com

One of President Donald Trump's friends said Monday he believes the President is considering dismissing special counsel Robert Mueller.

Politics | Politics

The Shadowy History Of Secret White House Tapes

American presidents began surreptitious recordings in the White House in 1940 under Roosevelt, unbeknownst to Congress or the public. After Nixon, they were believed to stop, but did they?

History | History

JFK’s last birthday: Gifts, champagne and wandering hands on the presidential yacht

The party aboard the Sequoia included dinner, dancing and the president's pursuit of a legendary Washington journalist's wife.

News | NEWS

Trump Cancels Visit to Ancient Masada Site after Israel Refuses Helicopter Landing

President Donald Trump has canceled a planned visit and speech at the ancient mountain fortress of Masada in Israel after authorities told him that he could not land his helicopter on top of the UNESCO-listed site. Instead, Trump will now deliver a speech

Politics | Other Politics

Here's what you need to know about the newly appointed special counsel - LA Times

President Trump's firing of FBI Director James B. Comey has increased calls for a special prosecutor to be appointed in the Russia probe.

Politics | Other Politics

Special Counsel named to head Russia investigation; White House caught by surprise - LA Times

The Justice Department on Wednesday named a special counsel, former FBI Director Robert Mueller III, to take over the investigation of ...

Politics | Politics

If the president says it, is it no longer classified? - CNNPolitics.com

Was it legal for President Donald Trump to disclose classifed information to Russian officials?

Politics | From CNN

Trump claims F-35s flew over Japan undetected: 'Pretty cool, right?'

US President Donald Trump thinks the F-35 fighter is "pretty cool," but he seems to be a bit confused over what the newest US warplanes have been up to in Japan.

Politics | POLITICS

Trump has a dangerous disability - The Washington Post

People must let their representatives know just how dangerous this man is.

Politics | Politics

The crucial White House position Trump has neglected to fill - The Washington Post

Five good reasons the president should get a dog — and soon.

Politics | Politics

Monitoring May Have ‘Incidentally’ Picked Up Trump Aides, House Member Says

The White House seized on the comments as evidence of wiretapping, but the remarks indicated that the intelligence targets were foreign officials, not President Trump.

Politics | Politics

Here’s what Trump was thinking when he made those bombshell wiretapping allegations

President Trump made headlines on Saturday after he sent a series of explosive tweets claiming that the phones in his Manhattan skyscraper were tapped by former President Barack Obama during last year’s campaign. On Sunday, the White House released a st

Politics | Politics

Why Trump's Tuesday speech isn't a State of the Union address - CNNPolitics.com

President Donald Trump is set to give an address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday -- but it technically won't be his first State of the Union address.

Politics | Politics

‘He’s a Performance Artist Pretending to be a Great Manager’

Donald Trump sits at the top of the biggest org chart in the world. Why does he look so uncomfortable in the job.

Politics | Politics

Dem governors left out of traditional White House press conference

Democratic governors and some Republican governors who attended a meeting with President Trump on Monday were excluded from the traditional bipartisan press conference outside the West Wing, party officials said.

Politics | From CNN

White House confirms adviser reassigned after disagreeing with Trump - CNNPolitics.com

A senior National Security Council adviser was reassigned to his old job at the National Defense University, a White House spokeswoman confirmed Sunday, after he criticized the Trump administration's Latin American policies.

Politics | Politics

Trump: Nordstrom Treated Ivanka 'So Unfairly'

Where the White House saw a father standing up for his daughter, an ethics expert saw an implicit threat. President Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday at Nordstrom, the latest company to draw his Twitter attention, saying the department store chain that de

Politics | Other Politics

Trust Records Show Trump Is Still Closely Tied to His Empire - NYTimes.com

Politics | Other Politics

A petition to get Trump to release his tax returns is more popular than Trump's official bio.

While Donald Trump’s administration has tweaked and/or trashed large portions of the official White House website, there is one section that has remain ...

Politics | Politics

The Future of America According to President Donald J. Trump | WIRED

A change in atmosphere rolled into Washington, DC the very second Donald J. Trump approached the podium. And it wasn't just the rain.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Did William Henry Harrison Really Die of Pneumonia?

People are still torn over the belief that the ninth president died of pneumonia after not wearing a coat to his inauguration.

Politics | Politics

23 Times Donald Trump Proved He Hates Women - The Hollywood Gossip

Donald Trump has said many unfavorable things about women. Like, REALLY unfavorable things. Relive the worst of the worst here.

News | The News

The friendship of George W. Bush and Michelle Obama - CNNPolitics.com

Saturday's dedication of the National Museum of African-American History and Culture brought together the president who signed into law the funding for the museum and the president who was in office during its completion.

Politics | Politics

The REAL Worst. President. Ever.

People are debating who will be more disastrous for the country, Trump or Clinton. But James Buchanan takes the cake.

Politics | Politics

3 Pinocchios: Obama’s strange claim that it is easier for teens to buy a Glock than get a book

The president exaggerates a point about teens' access to handguns compared to their access to books.

Politics | Trump

Umm what?! Trump unsure if he’d serve as president even if he wins – twitchy.com

Donald Trump is not sure he would serve as president even if elected. Craziest election ever.

Politics | Other Politics

Obama declares June 2016 African-American Music Appreciation Month

President Obama has declared June 2016 African-American Music Appreciation Month.

Music | Music

Aretha Franklin Sings Prince's "Purple Rain," Herbie Hancock Performs at the White House: Watch

President Obama welcomes Esperanza Spalding, Terrace Martin, Robert Glasper, jazz icons to the White House's International Jazz Day celebration

Politics | Other Politics

President Obama Weighs His Economic Legacy - The New York Times

Eight years after the financial crisis, unemployment is at 5 percent, deficits are down and G.D.P. is growing. Why do so many voters feel left behind? The president has a theory.

Politics | Politics

Cruz to name Fiorina as VP running mate - POLITICO

Ted Cruz will announce Wednesday that Carly Fiorina will be his vice presidential nominee if he's the Republican party's pick for president, according to two sources with knowledge of the announcement.

Politics | Politics

If Trump doesn't understand 156-year-old rules, how will he understand the presidency? | Fox News

Just because Donald Trump has the most delegates does not mean he has a majority of delegates. The rules matter.

Politics | Malfeasance

Obama Official: Freed Gitmo Terrorists Killed Americans

Terrorists have been freed despite having high risk ratings. They have been freed over the resistance of Obama's own defense secretaries, one of whom was fired for refusing to speed up the release of terrorists. They have been freed despite the disturbing rate of recidivism. They will go on being freed even though they have killed Americans.

News | NEWS

Obama criticized for doing tango 2 days after bombings in Brussels

Those already furious the president attended a baseball game in Cuba following Tuesday's deadly attacks were unmoved by his dance moves.

Politics | Malfeasance

What terror attack? Smiling Obama attends Cuban baseball game | Daily Mail Online

Attendees, including the U.S. president, went through several rounds of the wave. More than a hundred pigeons were released from behind the warning track, as well.

Politics | Politics

Top Answer In Gallup Survey: Clinton 'Dishonest'

Much of the attention has been focused on the Republican side of the presidential election because of the unus...

Politics | Politics

Dear Trump Fan, So You Want Someone To ‘Tell It Like It Is’? OK, Here You Go.

Dear Donald Trump Fan, I'm going to tell you the truth, friend. You say you want the truth. You say you want someone who speaks boldly and brashly and bluntly and

History | History

Presidents Day: What you may not know - CNNPolitics.com

Retailers open their doors Monday and roll out big sales to entice customers. Government employees -- along with kids -- have the day off. But do you know why?

History | History

44 books on 44 presidents: Hitting the wall with Martin Van Buren

In which our brave reader nearly loses his damn mind reading about the eighth president of the United States.

Politics | POLITICS

Obama is the Worst President Since World War II, Poll Finds

Falling behind his predecessor George W. Bush. ore Americans consider Barack Obama to be the worst President since World War II than they do any other president, according to a new poll.

Politics | The circus we run our country with

Obama plans to announce gun control regulations in 2016

Expect President Barack Obama to welcome the new year by unveiling new gun control regulations.

Humor | Because we all need a laugh

President Barack Obama - Just Tell Him You’re the President - Episode - Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee by Jerry Seinfeld

For the premiere episode of Season 7, Jerry takes President Barack Obama for a spin in a 1963 Corvette Stingray Split Window Coupe but finds it hard to spirit the leader of the free world off the White House grounds.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

10 Unexpected Duties Performed by the Secret Service | Mental Floss

Being a Secret Service agent isn't as action-packed as they make it seem in the movies. It's a lot of observation and surveillance, sure, but the President and his family have the power to ask their protection staff to do just about anything—including serving as a urinal. Yup... these 10 menial tasks are a long shot from car chases and running down would-be assassins.

Politics | PC Culture

No Christians: All 132 Syrian Refugees Admitted to U.S. Since Paris Attacks Are Sunni Muslims

Since the Paris terror attacks on November 13, the State Department has admitted 132 Syrian refugees into the United States, and all 132 are Sunni Muslims.

Politics | Politics

Sharyl Attkisson: Obama Will Not Read Intelligence on U.S.-Recognized Terrorist Groups

Several times in the past, we've heard President Barack Obama, and occasionally his press secretary, tell America that the nation's commander-in-chief learned about certain events the same way many of the rest of us did: by seeing them on TV or

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

White House Launches #RefugeesWelcome Hashtag - Breitbart

The Obama administration launched a hashtag last night to promote the concept of welcoming Syrian refugees into the United States after a growing number of governors proposed halting the program after the terrorist attacks in Paris.

Politics | Op-Ed

Top 5 Reasons Why Obama’s ‘ISIS’ Press Conference Cemented His Legacy as a Coward.

sharp line being drawn today between Hollande saying this changes everything and Obama saying no it doesn't — Philip Gourevitch (@PGourevitch) November 16, 2015

Politics | PC Culture

WH Praises 'White Privilege' Protestors Who Forced University President to Resign | Daily Wire

As expected, the Obama administration jumped at the opportunity to promote its social justice agenda Monday, Press Secretary Josh Earnest praising the racial activist protestors who forced the resignation of University of Missouri President Tim Wolfe Mon

History | History

Beyond Monticello and Mount Vernon: The Other Presidents’ Houses - NYTimes.com

James Buchanan was in a huff. Sure, he was president, and the Southern states were talking about secession. But in the old “all politics is local” spirit, he was also upset that landlords in his hometown, Lancaster, Pa., were refusing to rent to students at Franklin & Marshall College, where he served on the board of trustees. As a protest, he opened his own estate, Wheatland, to student tenants. While it seems unlikely, that, say, George H. W. Bush would have rented his seaside home in Kennebunkport, Me., to tourists, things were different in the mid-19th century.

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'Lost their minds': State Dept. spox suggests Israelis are 'guilty of acts of terrorism' [video] - twitchy.com

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Obama Admin Refuses to Condemn Palestinians for Wave of Terrorism

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In 12 Minute Speech to America About Mass Shooting, Obama Refers to Himself 28 Times :: Grabien - The Multimedia Marketp

‘Each time this happens, I am going to bring this up’

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Russia's Syrian Air Base Has U.S. Scrambling for a Plan - Bloomberg View

Giving Putin a free hand would acknowledge failure of anti-Assad effort.

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Obama: Not A ‘Smidgen of Evidence’ Suggesting I’m Anti-Semitic - Breitbart

President Obama challenged critics who suggested that he was anti-Semitic.

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Obama Admin Takes Assassinated President’s Name Off Alaskan Mountain Peak

Say goodbye to Mt. McKinley, North America’s tallest mountain peak, and hello to Mt. Denali, instead. Upon his visit to the state, President Barack Obama decided to rename the Alaskan mountain peak