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Politics | Other Politics

The winners — and losers — of the Democratic debate draw - POLITICO

Despite the Democratic Party's efforts to avoid a 'kiddie table,' the first night lineup comes close.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

AOC spokesman tweets, then deletes, F-bomb rant against potential GOP challenger | Fox News

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s spokesman sent a profane tweet to a potential Republican challenger as he ripped him for wanting to debate his boss.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

Aren't delirious Democrats now accusing Team Obama of treason? | TheHill

In 2016, the Democratic administration accepted dirt from a foreign friendly and used it to justify investigating its GOP rival.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Vile Jew-Hating Islamic Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Called Out for What She Is

Engels, the Florida correspondent for Laura Loomer’s Illoominate Media, confronted Rashida Tlaib about calling President Trump a “Mother F**ker”.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rashida Tlaib Still Posing For Pictures With Fundraiser Who Spread Anti-Semitic Conspiracies

Rep. Rashida Tlaib has continued attending events and posing in pictures with one of her campaign fundraisers who repeatedly shared anti-Semitic theories.

News | The News

Yes, Democrats Have Removed ‘So Help Me God’ From House Committee Oaths | Daily Wire

The Democrats have continued their mission to root God out of the public square in the name of secularism by removing "so help me God" from the U.S.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

No means no! Rep. Ilhan Omar wants John Delaney to stop catcalling her bestie Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

If you want to debate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, you have to get past Ilhan Omar first, it seems.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Linda Sarsour’s Telling Reaction to New Congressional Black-Jewish Caucus | Israellycool

The Gaslighter-in-Chief has launched into a tweet and retweet storm following the announcement

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

WATCH: Elizabeth Warren Claims Climate Change Is A 'Bigger Threat Than World War II' On Eve Of D-Day Anniversary

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) made her first campaign stop in Michigan on Tuesday,

Politics | POLITICS

California Dems suggest Israel tied to 2018 Pittsburgh synagogue attack | The Jerusalem post

Ahead of the California Democratic Party State Convention, which opens in San Francisco on Friday, drafted proposals seek to link Israel to "virulent Islamophobia."

News | News

California Dems propose resolution linking Israeli government to massacre at Pittsburgh synagogue

Five draft resolutions set to be debated this weekend by the California Democratic Party, obtained exclusively by Fox News on Thursday, accuse the Israeli government of "aligning with the virulent Islamophobia" of white supremacist groups in the U.S. -- a

Politics | Politics

KGB defector warned of the silent war being waged against America

He warned us over 30 years ago!

Politics | Malfeasance

Lawsuit Suggests Spying On Trump Campaign Started In Early 2016

Svetlana Lokhova’s complaint now raises the question of whether the spying on the Trump campaign date back even further, to late 2015 or early 2016.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

‘Be proud’: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez lauds colleague who said Border Patrol was intentionally killing children

So the Border Patrol is taking children who arrive with serious health problems to U.S. hospitals, where doctors help kill them.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Is it Ilhan Omar’s Democratic Party now? | JNS

The battle to isolate the unapologetic pro-BDS user of anti-Semitic tropes has been lost. That leaves pro-Israel Democrats with some uncomfortable questions.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Ilhan Omar on Trump voters: ‘Ignorance really is pervasive in many parts of this country’

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn.,on Tuesday castigated supporters of President Donald Trump by claiming America's problem with ignorance is "pervasive."

Politics | Illegal Immigration

Democratic congresswoman suggests children’s deaths in Border Patrol custody ‘intentional’

We can't imagine how many children's lives the U.S. Border Patrol saves after their parents (or traffickers) sneak them across the border.

Politics | Politics

Middle-Class Americans Are Sick of Elite Privilege - The Atlantic

If Democrats want to address simmering middle-class anger, they need to deliver justice.

Politics | Politics

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.

Politics | Op-Ed

With The 'Equality Act,' The Democratic Party Has Again Proven That It Is An Anti-Science, Anti-Woman Cult

On Friday, the House passed the Equality Act, which ostensibly outlaws "discrimination" based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Every Democrat voted in favor of the radical, anti-science bill.

News | Abortion

Progressives Want Democratic Party To Purge Remaining Pro-Lifers | Daily Wire

Leaders of the Congressional Progressive Caucus are demanding that the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee abandon its support of the five remaining pro-life Democrats in Congress and allow abortion advocates to compete for their seats.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

Pete Buttigieg Wants Thomas Jefferson's Name Stripped Off Buildings, Honors | Daily Wire

Upstart candidate for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg, told radio host Hugh Hewitt that that he supports efforts to remove acclaimed president Thomas Jefferson's name from buildings, honors, and events -- speci

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Germany Takes A Stronger Stance Against Anti-Semitism Than Does The Democratic Party | Daily Wire

To borrow from Lewis Carroll, we in the year 2019 truly appear to be "through the looking-glass."

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Seriously? Just Days After Rashida Tlaib's Holocaust Comments She Becomes First Muslim Woman to Preside Over House | Tre

It’s only been a few days since anti-Semitic congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) made the shocking statement that thinking about the Holocaust gives her a “calming feeling,” but rather than getting rebuked or censured, she has now become the first Musli

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

SHOCKER: Rep. Ilhan Omar plays the victim card again and Chris Hayes eats it up

It looks like Rep. Ilhan Omar has finally had enough and won't be silenced anymore.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

CA Bill Would Eliminate Single-Family Home Zoning In Most Of The State | Daily Wire

A California housing bill targeting upscale communities would eliminate single-family home zoning across most of the state, transferring the authority to

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Democrat Claims She Didn't Read All Of Virulent Anti-Semitic Piece She Retweeted. Then She Is Asked This. | Daily

Valerie Plame, a Democrat running for Congress in New Mexico, was caught flat-footed by CNN New Day host John Berman when she protested that when she retweeted a virulently anti-Semitic article in 2017, she hadn't read the whole article.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rashida Tlaib Is Pushing A Terrorist Narrative About Israel

The congresswoman claims her Holocaust remarks were taken 'out of context.' But the proper context shows she’s pushing a terrorist narrative about Israel.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

‘There it is’: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer demands an apology after Rashida Tlaib’s remarks — from REPUBLICANS

Remember this next time a Democrat tells you that they’re committed to fighting bigotry:
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Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rashida Tlaib slammed by House GOP over statement that Holocaust gives her 'kind of a calming feeling'

House Republican leaders called on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., to "take action" against Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., Sunday after Tlaib said that thinking about the Holocaust gave her "kind of a calming feeling."

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Ocasio-Cortez Walks Back Claim on World Ending in 12 years: Republicans 'Have the Social Intelligence of a Sea Sponge'

Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) on Sunday attempted to downplay her claim that the world will end in 12 years unless Congress acts on climate change by mocking Republicans and saying, “You’d have to have the social intelligence of a sea

Politics | Politics

Democrat Leadership Invited Muslim Jew Hater to Give Prayer in Congress

An Imam associated with CAIR, the Muslim Brotherhood terror org. front organization in America, was invited by Democrat leader Nancy Pelosi

News | The News

Republicans Holding Eric Holder In Contempt Was Different Than Democrats Holding Bill Barr In Contempt. Here’s How. | Da

No, it’s not because one was in a Republican administration and the other was in a Democrat administration.

News | The News

Mueller Report: Democrats Have Always Had Access to Almost All of Volume II

As of this writing, not one of the six Democrats granted access to what amounts to 99.9 percent of volume II of the Mueller report, which details the president's behavior as it relates to obstruction of justice, have taken the opportunity to examine it.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Why Democrats’ Tolerance of Anti-Semitism Exposes Their Intolerance | National Review

An old hatred is finding a new home on the far left, and Democratic leaders have failed to condemn it forthrightly.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rep. Ilhan Omar wants to see President Trump’s tax returns, as required by law (in her imagination)

We have to remember that Ilhan Omar "has a different experience in the use of words."

Politics | Election: 2020

Newest Democratic entry in 2020 race running ‘because all their current candidates are insane’

This is the strongest pitch we've heard so far.

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

Democrats Vote To Hold AG Barr In Contempt. Here's What They Said In 2012 When Holder Was Held In Contempt. | Daily Wire

The Democrat-controlled House Judiciary Committee voted along party lines, 24 to 16, on Wednesday to recommend holding Attorney General Bill Barr in contempt of Congress for his refusal to comply with a subpoena for Special Counsel Robert Mueller's unreda

Politics | Election: 2020

Biden jokes he's only 'real Irishman' running for president. Delaney searches for 'civil' response

Former Maryland Rep. John Delaney suggested they settle the matter civilly, "over a pint of Guinness."

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

U.S. Democratic presidential candidates refuse to condemn Hamas | The Jerusalem post

A democratic representative who stood by Israel is Arizona Senator Kyrsten Sinema who tweeted "I condemn the rocket attacks on innocent civilians and stand in support of Israel and peace."

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Ilhan Omar And Rashida Tlaib Attack Israel, Defend Palestinian Terror Attacks | Daily Wire

Far-left Reps. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Ilhan Omar (D-MN) attacked Israel on Sunday and defended the Palestinian terrorist attacks that targeted Israel over the weekend.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Why Is Ilhan Omar’s Collusion With Islamists Acceptable?

Ilhan Omar’s penchant for provoking millions of Americans with odious words has masked the related elements of her associations, ideology, and background.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

After flailing around in Yosemite, Beto O'Rourke tells Chris Hayes we have 10 years left

Do we hear 8 years? Going once, going twice, 8 years from the old Native American lady in the back.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

AOC raised over $11K for campaign in Queens 'fund run'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez held a 5k in Queens Saturday that she promoted as supporting her Green New Deal. But many of the runners didn’t realize their $30 registration fees were going directly into the lawmaker’s campaign coffers.

Politics | Op-Ed

Hey, Democrats: Here’s the price I paid for your socialist dream

The house where I was born in Communist Cuba had a dirt floor, a bathroom hole-in-the-ground, which we shared with six other families, and a zinc roof that left us unbearably hot in the summer and shivering in the winter.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Ocasio-Cortez Tries To Attack ‘GOP’ Lawmaker As Being Creepy, Backfires Big-Time | Daily Wire

Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) tried to suggest a "GOP" lawmaker was being creepy for taking a picture next to a poster cutout of her and ended up being widely mocked for not realizing that the lawmaker was actually a Democrat.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

New Jersey mayor tells Twitter user to call the cops on Jewish ‘invaders’

A New Jersey mayor is facing mounting backlash for telling a constituent to call the cops on Jewish people for going to the beach. Brick Township Mayor John G. Ducey was responding to a flat-out an…

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

AOC's Chief-of-Staff: Criminals In Prison Should Vote Because They Are 'Most Affected By Unjust Laws' | Daily Wire

Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's (D-NY) chief-of-staff Saikat Chakrabarti suggested on Wednesday that incarcerated criminals should be able to vote in U.S. elections because they are "the people most affected by unjust laws."

Politics | Election: 2020

Wolf In Sheep's Clothing: Pete Buttigieg Pretends To Be Moderate, But He's Not | Daily Wire

Mayor Pete Buttigieg has made a name for himself in recent weeks by attacking the religious beliefs of traditional-minded Christians, playing the victim card, and riding on the mainstream media's infatuation of him and his campaign.

Politics | Op-Ed

Why The So-Called Equality Act Is A Bait-and-Switch Power Grab

The ‘Equality’ Act doesn’t protect anybody. It undermines human freedom and dignity by legally stripping Americans across the board of inalienable rights.

Politics | Op-Ed

HAMMER: The Mueller Report Amounts To A Democratic Oppo Research Document

For two years now, many in the right-leaning political/commentariat class have advanced the notion that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe, which began as a counter-intelligence i

News | News

Jewish Democrats Slam Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Over Comment That Cutting US Aid to Israel Should Be ‘On the Table’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez at a rally in New York City. Photo: Reuters / Caitlin Ochs. Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) …

News | Antisemitism Watch

CA: Dems Arab American Caucus Chair Accuses Schumer of Allegiance to ‘Fascist Israel Lobby’

Iyad Afalqa, the chairman of the Arab American Caucus of the California Democratic Party, accused Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) of having allegiance to the “fascist Israel lobby.”

Politics | Politics

Senate Rejects Ocasio-Cortez ‘Green New Deal’ 57 – 0

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was joined initially by her congressional allies on other issues, among them vile attacks on Israel and on Jews, Deb Haaland, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, and Antonio Delgado – all Democrats.

Politics | Other Politics

Mueller Just Gave Democrats a Gift. Will They Take It? - POLITICO

Scandal and impeachment were always political losers. Now the 2020 election can be about which party will improve the lives of more Americans.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

How Dare Chelsea Clinton Defend the Jews? – Tablet Magazine

In his rambling, 70-page manifesto, the Australian white supremacist who massacred some 50 Muslims in New Zealand last week cited, as inspirations, British Union of Fascists leader Oswald Mosley, the People’s Republic of China, a videogame called Spyro

Politics | Politics

Democrats Idolize Canada's Health System As It Recovers From Worst Year Ever

The increasing idolization of our northern neighbor's health system is ironic, as Canada's single-payer system just experienced its worst year ever.

News | News

JEXODUS: Jewish Millennials Launch A ‘Liberation Movement’ From The Democratic Party | Daily Wire

For decades, the Democratic Party has often taken the Jewish-American vote for granted.

Politics | POLITICS

Democrats’ refusal to call out Ilhan Omar’s anti-semitism is just appalling

It’s really not hard to get to the bottom of this: When you say that Jews have magical hypnotic powers to control other people, you’re an anti-Semite. When you say Jews control other people through…

Politics | Other Politics

House votes to overturn Trump's emergency declaration | TheHill

The vote marks the first time Congress has taken formal action to block a presidential emergency declaration

Politics | From CNN

Bernie Sanders launches second presidential campaign - CNNPolitics

After months of deliberation, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders announced Tuesday that he is running for president again in 2020. It will be Sanders' second consecutive bid for the Democratic nomination after losing to Hillary Clinton in 2016.

Politics | Politics

Analysis: Democrats at the crossroads – will the party remain a home for Jews?

America's Democratic Party leadership must deal with the budding weeds of anti-Semitism now or risk going the way of Britain's Labour.

News | Antisemitism Watch

MILLER: The Current Democratic Party Has No Use For Jews

Fearing that Jews will wake up and realize that the Democrats and their allied interest groups will confront every bias except Jew hatred, a group of Jewish Democrats has vowed to confront anti-Semitism and anti-Israel policies in their party.

News | News

BACKFIRE: Ilhan Omar's 'Apology' For Anti-Semitism Ends In Disaster

Anti-Semitic Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) tried to apologize for promoting anti-Semitic conspiracy theories over the weekend in a statement released on Monday and ended up promoting her anti-Semitic views even more.

News | Antisemitism Watch

We already know Ilahn Omar is an anti-Semite. The question is, do Democrats care?

That Rep. Ihlan Omar, D-Minn., has made another statement peddling an anti-Semitic trope on Twitter wasn't particularly surprising. Her anti-Semitism has been obvious to any honest observer ever since she became a public figure. The only remaining questio

Politics | From the HuffPost

Elizabeth Warren Suggests Trump May Be In Prison By 2020 | HuffPost

“By the time we get to 2020, Donald Trump may not even be president. In fact, he may not even be a free person,” she said to applause.

Politics | POLITICS

30 Democrats suggest Pelosi give Trump a vote on wall funding if he reopens government

Thirty Democrats sent a letter Wednesday to Speaker Nancy Pelosi, suggesting she guarantee President Donald Trump a vote on his border security funding request if he reopens the government. Led by freshmen Rep. Elaine Luria of Virginia, the letter lays o

Politics | Politics

Schumer Shoots Down Bill to Pay Coast Guard | National Review

The Senate minority leader on Thursday blocked a Republican bill that would pay the Coast Guard without ending the ongoing partial government shutdown.

News | News

Last Year, Top Democrat Said Anti-Zionism Is Anti-Semitism. Now Silence

Due to a surge in this new form of anti-Semitism, including in the U.S. Congress, it is time for Democrat leaders to speak out again against this bigotry.

Politics | BDS

Airbnb is doing the Democrats' dirty work | TheHill

Current Democrat messaging about free speech and two states is a stall tactic. When the dust settles, from top to bottom, the Democrats will own the anti-Semitism of BDS.

Politics | Politics

Trump Highlights Democrats’ Unwillingness to Negotiate on Wall, Shutdown

President Donald Trump appears bent on proving that Democrats have no interest in negotiating a deal to end government shutdown and invest in border wall.

News | News

First Muslim Women in US Congress Misled Voters About Views on Israel

"Israel has hypnotized the world, may Allah awaken the people and help them see the evil doings of Israel." — Ilhan Omar, in a tweet, November 2012. "When a politician singles out Jewish allies as 'evil,' but ignores every brutal theocratic regime in th

Politics | Politics

Exasperated Democrats try to rein in Ocasio-Cortez

The effort is part carrot, part stick. But it's far from clear the anti-establishment political novice can be made to play ball.

Politics | Politics

The Not-So-Pretty Fine Print of the ‘Green New Deal’ | National Review

The ‘Green New Deal’ isn’t only unrealistic, it would be irresponsible to implement.

Politics | BDS

Senate Democrats back BDS anti-Israel movement with filibuster of Mideast partnership bill

Angry at the government shutdown and peeved over attempts to stifle anti-Israeli boycotts, Senate Democrats on Tuesday filibustered a bill that would have strengthened U.S. relationships in the Middle East while punishing the anti-Israel boycott movement.

News | News

Democrats Say They're Stopping A Pro-Israel Bill So They Can Reopen The Government. They're Doing It Because Democrats Have Soured On Israel And Warmed To Anti-Semitism.

On Monday, Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) threatened to cut off security assistance to Israel under Senate Bill 1 unless Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell begins to push the budget bills necessary for a government re-opening.

Politics | Politics

Ilhan Omar says she's the first refugee in Congress, but forgot these Jews

Seffi Kogen, the Global Director of Young Leadership for the American Jewish Committee, counts at least four other lawmakers who in their lifetimes had refugee status, and two of them are Jewish.

Politics | Politics

New Documents Suggest The Steele Dossier Was A Setup For Trump

After nearly two years since the Steele dossier was published, it remains the cornerstone of the case for collusion. It has also prompted other operations.

Politics | Politics

Federal Government Spent More on Food Stamps in 1 Month Than Trump Wants for 1 Year on Wall

Trump asked for around $5 billion for the year. Lawmakers balked - but the federal government blows through that amount every month for food stamps.

Politics | Politics

Senate Democrats Block Trump’s Nominees for Key Posts

Unlike a filibuster, which allows a minority to block a floor vote, cloture uses procedural tactics to prolong the confirmation process.

Politics | Politics

Dianne Feinstein caught hiding CRITICAL Kavanaugh message

It's the message Dianne Feinstein does NOT want on the internet. Learn about the critical 2:02 phone call she hid during the Brett Kavanaugh controversy.

Miscellaneous | Interesting

Democrats as the Party of Slave Power Tyranny

The Republican surrender of the House of Representatives to Democrats and the reestablishment of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) ought to remind us of the history of Democratic tyranny.They are, after all, the party of slavery, the Klan, and segrega

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

U.S. Ambassador To Germany Responds To Ocasio-Cortez Comparing Nazis To Global Warming | Daily Wire

U.S. Ambassador To Germany Richard Grenell slammed Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Monday after she compared Nazi Germany to global warming in a recent speech.

Politics | POLITICS

Ocasio-Cortez: We Must Use Blueprint From Defeating Nazis to Defeat Global Warming

Democratic candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said the way the Nazis were defeated provides a blueprint for how the U.S. should defeat global warming.

News | News

Democrats Have A New Sexual Assault Problem - 1600 Daily

A top Democrat Senator running in a tough reelection is facing a sexual assault claim. The Daily Wire reports: This sounds vaguely familiar. In what Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio is decrying as nothing less than “character assassination,R

Politics | BDS

How Democrats And The BDS Movement Are Creating Misery For Palestinians

The Dangerous Liaison: The Inside Story of the US-Israeli Covert Relationship, “supposedly a history of the secret ties between Israel and the United States, is largely dedicated to Israel-bashing for its own sake,” wrote The New York Times.

Politics | Politics

Was Former Feinstein Staffer Involved With Fusion GPS During 2016 Elections?

Views expressed in this article are the opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Epoch Times.

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.

History | The Constitution

Sen. Lindsey Graham: Kavanaugh's True Defender - Sara A. Carter

Senator Lindsey Graham exploded on his Democratic colleagues yesterday during the Kavanaugh “sham” sexual assault hearings in which earned him praise from the White House and anger from the left.  Graham tore apart Democrats on the Judiciary

Politics | Politics

BUSTED! Kamala Harris Caught Using Taxpayer Dollars for Her Lavish Travels - Truthfeed

Well, well, well, turns out 2020 hopeful, and Kavanaugh hearing FLOP, Kamala Harris has been mooching off the taxpayers, big time. A new report reveals that Harris has been using the taxpayers of California to fund her travel expenses, even while she was

Politics | Politics

The Democratic Party versus the Jewish People (Michael Lumish) ~ Elder Of Ziyon - Israel News

I understand that most American Jews do not want to hear this message, but there is no getting away from certain obvious political truths.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Candidate Maria Estrada Doubles Down on Anti-Jewish Hate

Maria Estrada’s hateful words spread fast on social media, in multiple print and online media from the local to national, and international levels.

Politics | Politics

Thread by @Heritage: "LONG THREAD @SenateDems have done an about-face on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination. At first, they had no doubt he was anything l […]" #SCOTUS

Thread by @Heritage: "LONG THREAD @SenateDems have done an about-face on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination. At first, they had no doubt he wless than an existential threat to the Constitution. If he were confirmed, they said, millions of liv […]" #SC

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.

News | News

WATCH: Ocasio-Cortez Attacks Israel Then Admits She Has No Idea What She's Talking About

New York socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez attacked Israel in a recent interview on PBS's "Firing Line," calling them the occupiers of Palestine and later admitting that she has no idea what she is talking about regarding Israel.

News | News

Muslim Democratic congressional candidate calls Israel ‘apartheid regime’ - Diaspora - Jerusalem Post

Ilhan Omar’s tweet came in response to accusations that a tweet she wrote in 2012, accusing Israel of “evil doings,” amounts to antisemitism.

Politics | Politics

Viral ‘Walk Away’ Videos Highlight Growing Movement of Democrats Leaving the Party | The Epoch Times

News Analysis When actor James Woods tweeted out the hashtag “#WalkAway” in late June, even the alt-right missed the enormity of what lay beneath it. The Democratic Party had, in fact, struck an iceberg. Some 5 million people on Facebook and YouTube h

News | News

Democrat who upset NY incumbent accused Israel of ‘massacre’

Progressive candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who defeated incumbent NY Rep. Joe Crowley, accused Israel of 'massacring' Gaza protesters.

Politics | From CNN

Establishment Democrats get a wake-up call in New York - CNNPolitics

The out-of-nowhere upset of Democratic Rep. Joe Crowley in Tuesday's New York primary has stunned the Democratic establishment and shook up the party's likely line of succession to become the next House speaker.

Politics | Politics

A war hero is running for Congress, and she just dropped one of 2018's best political ads

Democrat M.J. Hegar's new political video traces her career as a combat helicopter pilots and gets lots of attention

News | News

Democratic Support Far From Guaranteed in Congressional Battle to Support Israel's Right to Self Defense

Democratic support for Israel's defense remains in question.

News | News

Democrats may be approaching a turning point on Israel - CNNPolitics

There are few issues as contentious in international politics as the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

News | News

Chuck Schumer 'applauds' Trump for opening Jerusalem embassy | The Times of Israel

Democratic members of Congress stay away from dedication of new facility, but Jewish Senate leader praises the move

Politics | Politics

For Dems, 'blue wave' is now a trickle

(CNN) — The ballot on Tuesday left off the biggest winners: President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who stepped in to stand up for and against certain candidates.

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 | Politics

Clinton: Being a capitalist 'probably' hurt me with Dem voters | TheHill

Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton says identifying as a capitalist hurt her in the 2016 campaign. 

Politics | From CNN

Trump: If Dems win midterms, I'll be impeached - CNN Video

During a rally in Michigan, President Trump told supporters that if Republicans lose the majority in Congress, Democrats will impeach him.

Politics | Other Politics

MSNBC’s surging ratings fuel Democratic optimism - POLITICO

While Fox and CNN slump, left-leaning hosts on MSNBC help the network reap a 30 percent ratings gain.

News | The News

Stop, Hillary — just stop | New York Post

Hillary Clinton still can’t face “What Happened,” and it’s driving Democrats crazy. The latest: her remarks in Mumbai, India. She bragged of winning...

Politics | Politics

2 Progressives Balk At Denouncing Known Anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan | HuffPost

This shouldn't be that hard for a women's rights activist and a Democratic congressman.

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 | Politics

Dems try new slogan: 'Have you seen the other guys?’

The campaign arm for House Democrats on Wednesday tried out a new slogan: “I mean, have you seen the other guys?”

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 | Opinion

Alan Dershowitz: Why I Will Leave the Democratic Party If Ellison Is Elected its Chairman

Tomorrow the Democratic National Committee (DNC) will have to choose the direction of the Democratic Party, as well as its...

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 | Politics

Democrats scorch Obama over UN vote condemning Israeli settlements

Congressional Democrats issued scathing statements aimed at the Obama administration over...

Politics | Politics

Democrats once represented the working class. Not any more | Robert Reich

Bill Clinton and Barack Obama helped shift power away from the people towards corporations. It was this that created an opening for Donald Trump

Politics | Politics

The Democratic Party Deserved To Die | The Huffington Post

Demographics are not destiny. Candidates do matter. And it is still the economy, stupid.

Politics | Politics

CNN cuts ties with Donna Brazile after hacked emails show she gave Clinton campaign debate questions

CNN quietly cut ties with Donna Brazile, the acting Democratic National Committee chair and a longtime contributor on the cable news network, after hacked emails published by WikiLeaks revealed that she had provided questions to the Hillary Clinton campai

Politics | Other Politics

Inside the Democrats’ narrow path to the House majority - The Washington Post

A 30-seat gain is a tall order for Democrats, and these districts summarize their challenges.

Politics | From the HuffPost

Democrats Seek Criminal Probe Of Donald Trump's Donations | Huffington Post

They argue he broke the law by giving money to a prosecutor who didn't deeply investigate Trump University.

Politics | Politics

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Resign Amid Email Hack - WSJ

The chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee resigned after a trove of emails were disclosed showing DNC officials working to undermine the underdog presidential campaign of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.

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Leaked Emails Show DNC Officials Wanted to Publicly Question Bernie's Religion

Leaked emails appear to show that top officials at the Democratic National Committee openly mocked and criticized Bernie Sanders during the primary race against Hillary Clinton.

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Bernie Sanders and his wife made $205K, according to 2014 tax returns

Sen. Bernie Sanders and his wife on Friday released their full 2014 tax return, showing a combined income of more than $205,000, following pressure from Democratic presidential campaign rival Hillary Clinton.

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Here's what a Biden campaign would look like

The VP launches a stimulus tour to deliver a very different kind of Democratic message.

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Why most American Jews vote for Democrats, explained

Rep. Steve King has questions. We have answers.

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O’Malley to suspend his campaign, according to adviser - The Washington Post

The news came against the backdrop of the former Maryland governor’s weak performance in Iowa Monday.

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These 30 Numbers Explain the 2016 Election | TIME

30 key facts about the money behind the 2016 White House race

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Why America Is Moving Left

Over roughly the past 18 months, the following events have transfixed the nation.

In July 2014, Eric Garner, an African American man reportedly selling loose cigarettes illegally, was choked to death by a New York City policeman.The liberal era ushered in by Barack Obama is only just beginning.

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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

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Iranian aggression since Obama nuclear deal looms as 2016 headache for Democrats - Washington Times

For any Democrat anxious to see the unpopular Iran nuclear agreement fade from public view between now and November 2016, it's been a rough couple of weeks.

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Biden: I’m not running for president in 2016

Ending months of will-he-won’t-he speculation, Vice President Joe Biden announced Wednesday that he is not running for president in 2016, saying the process of grieving for his son Beau had sidelined him for too long. The vice president spoke with his w

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Cory Booker Admits Iran Deal Blunder

On the most important vote affecting Israel’s security in a generation, Mr. Booker has failed.

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Joe Biden to Enter Presidential Race

Vice President Joe Biden will enter the presidential race, according to media reports filed on Monday.