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Trump aides debate future size and look of signature rallies after Tulsa debacle - CNNPolitics

Swaths of empty blue seats and a vacant overflow venue in Oklahoma have led President Donald Trump's aides to begin debating what his signature campaign rallies will look like going forward, people familiar with the matter say.

History | History

The first vice president of color was a Republican elected over 90 years ago

Joe Biden's pledge to choose a woman as his running mate, and his consideration of several black female officeholders for the role, has spurred considerable chatter about diversity in the nation's second-highest office.

Politics | Other Politics

James Mattis Denounces Trump as Threat to Constitution - The Atlantic

In an extraordinary condemnation, the former defense secretary backs protesters and says the president is trying to turn Americans against one another.

Politics | Other Politics

GOP sues California over Newsom's vote-by-mail order | TheHill

The Republican Party is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) over his order to send every registered voter in the state a ballot by mail for the November elections.

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

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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 | The "Squad"

Ocasio-Cortez Attacks Republicans Over Stimulus Bill That Every Democrat Voted For

Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) has repeatedly attacked Senate Republicans over the massive $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, which provides relief to American families and protects the economy, even though every Senate Democrat also v

Politics | Op-Ed

Why The Pelosi Wuhan Virus ‘Deal’ Is A Near-Total GOP Surrender For Blue-Collar Entrepreneurs

Friday night's deal includes every Democratic wish except taxpayer-funded abortion and not a single Republican proposal. Those will come later, we're told.

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 | Election: 2020

EXCLUSIVE–WATCH: GOP Launches Campaign Ad, Fundraiser Off CNN’s Don Lemon Mocking Trump Supporters | The Daily Wire

The Republican National Committee (RNC) launched a new digital campaign ad and a fundraiser on Tuesday in response to CNN’s Don Lemon mocking Trump supporters during a segment on his show that went viral on Monday night. The segment, which was f

Politics | Op-Ed

Why Are Republicans Settling for Acquittal Instead of Total Victory? – American Greatness

It’s a shame that so many Republicans are calling for a quick impeachment trial and the inevitable acquittal of Donald Trump. It seems more than a bit shortsighted. Why should Republicans settle for an acquittal when we can accomplish so much more?

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Politics | Leftist Lunacy

Another Bernie Staffer Allegedly Promotes Violence: Kill The Rich, Put Republicans In Camps | The Daily Wire

James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas released new bombshell undercover footage on Tuesday that appeared to show another paid member of 2020 Democratic Party presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ campaign promoting violence agains

Politics | Conservatism

Demographics and the American Prospect – American Greatness

In the summer of 2018, journalist Vivian Yee amused herself with the thought that Orange Country, California, was once an agricultural, “conservative (think Richard Nixon and the John Birch Society) and white (very, very white),” slice of America. But “Ch

Politics | Other Politics

Democrats Ready Impeachment Report as Republicans Argue Trump Did Nothing Wrong - The New York Times

In a report intended to counter Democrats’ impeachment case against President Trump, Republicans argued his efforts to get Ukraine to investigate his rivals had nothing to do with politics.

Politics | Politics

Jesse Watters and the Story of The Five’s ‘Mom Texts’ - The Atlantic

Jesse Watters regularly reads messages from his mother aloud on air, exemplifying a political rift present in many American households.

Politics | From CNN

Donald Trump made 84 false claims last week - CNNPolitics

President Donald Trump spent most of last week at his Bedminster golf club, where he sometimes retreats from the public eye. When he left Washington for New Jersey, we thought there was a chance it would be a quiet week in presidential dishonesty.

Politics | The "Squad"

No Politician Ever Has Been 'Treated as Badly' as Ilhan Omar — Except Maybe Every Republican

Displaying once again the incredible bias of the mainstream media, an op-ed in The Independent hilariously claimed that no one has been treated as harshly as Ilhan Omar, a hateful bigoted Democrat whose accusations of racism are parroted by the media.

Politics | Politics

Hollywood Reporter: Democrats More Easily Influenced By TV And Film Than Republicans | Daily Wire

On Tuesday, Morning Consult and The Hollywood Reporter (THR) released a report regarding the extent to which television and film influence Americans.

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Political Parties Still Have Cybersecurity Hygiene Problems | WIRED

Three years after the DNC hack, a new report finds that political parties around the world have ongoing security flaws that leave them vulnerable to attack.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

The Left Abandons American Zionism

Just after midnight, on June 5, 1968, Jerusalem born-Palestinian Sirhan Sirhan murdered U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy in the kitchen pantry of the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Kennedy had won the California Democratic Party presidential primary earlier that evening.

Politics | From CNN

Trump revokes Obama order on reporting civilians killed in US airstrikes - CNNPolitics

US intelligence officials will no longer be required to publicly disclose the number of civilians killed in airstrikes against terrorist targets "outside areas of active hostilities" due to a new executive order issued by President Donald Trump

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Donald Trump's shocking, shameful about-face on Otto Warmbier - CNNPolitics

When Otto Warmbier was returned to the United States in 2017 and died shortly afterward, President Donald Trump condemned the North Korean regime for the imprisonment and suspected torture of the college student who was arrested in 2015 for alleged spying

Politics | Conservatism

The Inconvenient Truth About the Republican Party | PragerU

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

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 | Election: 2020

Gillum intern arrested in Florida for throwing chocolate milk at College Republicans | Fox News

An intern for Democratic Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum has been arrested and charged with battery after she threw chocolate milk on a group of College Republicans tabling on campus.

Politics | Op-Ed

After Kavanaugh’s Stand, Republicans Abandon Him at Their Peril | National Review

Brett Kavanaugh fought with passion, evidence, and compassion, and he united the conservative movement.

Politics | Politics

Newt Gingrich: The Trump Republican Party is arising out of a political revolution | Fox News

The biggest takeaway message from Tuesday’s primaries and the Ohio special election is that the Republican Party is becoming President Trump’s party.

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 | The News

BOMBSHELL: Liberal Publication Says Twitter Is Censoring Republicans | Daily Wire

Twitter is censoring prominent Republicans and conservatives in the media with a technique known as "shadow banning" that limits how many people are able to see content from the affected accounts, according to a report from a liberal publication

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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.

Politics | Interesting Links

POLL: 85% Of Conservatives Say Social Networks Censor Their Political Speech | Daily Wire

A shocking new poll from Pew Research shows that a vast majority of conservatives who regularly post on social networks believe technology companies and websites like Facebook, Twitter, and Google regularly censor political posts and silence conservative

Politics | Interesting Links

Michael Knowles Explains What The Republicans Can Learn From Elvis

In today’s episode of The Michael Knowles Show, Michael explains how Elvis’s comeback in 1968 has some lessons for the Republican Party.

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 | Op-Ed

The RINO Hunters Become the Hunted

As Donald Trump sides with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer over their Republican counterparts, one of his allies lobs a telling insult at a movement conservative.

Politics | Politics

The Rise of the Violent Left

Antifa's activists say they're battling burgeoning authoritarianism on the American right. Are they fueling it instead?

Politics | Other Politics

Here's why the 2018 Senate election will be crucial for President Trump and his Democratic foes - LA Times

In the partisan battle zone that is Washington, there is one conquest that could turn the fight decisively in Republicans ’ favor: winning 60 seats in the U.S. Senate.

Politics | Trump Politics

It’s Only Trump

The only question for Republicans is: Which candidate can win states that Romney lost? If there’s still hope, it lies with Trump. Donald Trump will do better with black and Hispanic voters than any other Republican. But it’s with white voters that he

Politics | Politics

Here’s exactly how a brokered Republican convention would work

Josh Putnam is a lecturer in the Political Science Department at the University of Georgia. But, to political junkies, he's better known as the founder of Frontloading HQ (FHQ, for short), a site that tracks the presidential primary calendar and all that comes with it. With an open convention on the Republican side looking more and more likely, I reached out to Josh to ask a few questions about the rest of the primary calendar and to clear up all of the fuzziness about exactly how that convention might work.

History | The Constitution

The Rule-or-Ruin Republicans

If the oligarchs, neocons and Trump-loathers, having failed to stop him in Cleveland, collude to destroy the GOP ticket in the fall, they have a chance of succeeding. And Clinton’s super PACs would surely be delighted to contribute to that cause. Bu

Politics | Op-Ed

Donald Trump 2016 -- Voters Should Be Above "Burning the System Down"

After a depressing weekend of political violence, and cries of “go back to Africa” and “go to f***ing Auschwitz”, it’s time to bury that rallying cry of immature rage, “Burn it down!”

News | Interesting Links

How Donald Trump’s Army Is Transforming the GOP

Capital Journal: Washington Bureau Chief Gerald F. Seib peels back the curtain on the new breed of Republican voter who backs Donald Trump and eschews traditional conservative ideologies in favor of a populist agenda.

Politics | Politics

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal drops out of White House race

He struggled to gain traction in the race, often failing to poll at even 1 percent.

Politics | From the HuffPost

8 Key Questions for the Next Republican and Democratic Debates | Peter Dreier

We probably already know how the Republican and Democratic candidates will answer these questions, but it is always good to get their views on the record and let the public see where they stand. This is particularly important because, according the public

Politics | Trump Politics

Donald Trump and Ben Carson Gain Strength in Poll of Republicans

Donald Trump and Ben Carson gain strength in poll of Republicans, as Jeb Bush continues to lose ground and Marco Rubio emerges as the leading contender from party’s establishment wing.

Politics | Op-Ed

John Boehner, A True Conservative Statesman | The Daily Caller

It will be important for the next Speaker to keep in mind that we can take the country forward with strong leadership

News | The News

Boehner to resign at end of October

House Speaker John Boehner told lawmakers Friday that he plans to resign at the end of October, in a stunning development that comes amid mounting friction with the conservative wing of the party...

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Israel losing Democrats, 'can't claim bipartisan US support,' top pollster warns | The Times of Israel

New survey by Frank Luntz shows almost half of Democratic 'opinion elites' think Israel is racist, barely half believe it wants peace, and three quarters feel it has too much influence on US policy

Politics | Other Politics

Deluded and dysfunctional, the Republicans have lost the plot | Gary Younge | Comment is free | The Guardian

They may have won Congress, but an instinct for obstinacy means the party is now fighting itself

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Politics | PC Culture

Behind Closed Doors, Republicans Pushing To End Earmark Ban

House Republicans are spending Friday morning behind closed doors debating whether to undo their current ban on earmarks, according to sources. Alabama Rep. Mike Rogers is speaking in favor of an a

Politics | Politics

Republicans Take Control - Fox News

REPUBLICANS TAKE CONTROL OF THE SENATE — Voters deal a major blow to President Obama's agenda in his final two years in office as Republicans gain control of the Senate and increase their majority in the House.

Politics | Interesting Links

Who Are the Racists: Conservatives or Liberals? - Prager University

To call someone a racist is a serious charge. A racist is someone who believes that one person is superior (or inferior) to another person simply based on their skin color. It's a belief that is both foolish and stupid. But conservatives are accused by pr

Politics | From the HuffPost

Raging GOP Candidate Mike Bost's Past Includes Dog Killing And Mysterious Stolen Gun

WASHINGTON -- Illinois state Rep. Mike Bost (R-Murphysboro) has made a name for himself throwing extraordinary tantrums during legislative sessions. But he doesn't appear to have contained his notorious temper to the statehouse, according to a review...

Politics | Op-Ed

Is Reagan Optimism Passé For Conservatives? | The Daily Caller

Over at The Week, I’ve penned a short essay on the border crisis.

But that’s really just the timely hook. It’s also about a much broader concern I have regarding the current state of conservatism.

Politics | From CNN

Obama: Boehner's lawsuit is 'a stunt'

(CNN) - President Barack Obama called House Speaker John Boehner's plans to file a lawsuit over the President's use of executive action

Politics | Interesting Links

17-year-old high school student beats sitting W.Va. lawmaker in GOP primary

After Tuesday's GOP primary, a 17-year-old is one election away from becoming the youngest state lawmaker in West Virginia history.