October 19, 2017

Trump Asks Congress For Nearly $8 Billion To Help Fund Harvey Rescue Effort

President Donald Trump asked Congress Friday night for $7.8 billion to help those left in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Harvey, which pelted parts of Texas with near-Biblical amounts of rain. Trump’s request was significantly larger than what many experts had expected, as some Congressional sources believed the administration would ask for at least $5.5 billion. The bulk […]

Nikki Haley stares down Russian ambassador; asks one question that leaves everyone SPEECHLESS

Following the tragic chemical attack in Syria that left over 100 dead, many wondered how the United States would react. Since taking office, President Trump has sought to warm relations with Russia. The renewed commitment to improving relations has led the two countries to cooperate in Syria, something that was absent under Barack Obama’s leadership. […]

Sen. Rand Paul calls on Rice to testify after reports of unmasking, asks if she was ordered by Obama

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said Monday that President Obama’s former national security adviser Susan Rice should testify on newly released reports that she sought to “unmask” the names of President Trump’s transition officials caught up in surveillance, The Hill reported. Paul was referring to the reports that said the names of those associated with Trump […]

Sessions asks 46 Obama-era US attorneys to resign

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has asked dozens of U.S. attorneys appointed by former President Obama to submit their resignations, the Department of Justice announced Friday. U.S. attorneys are normally replaced at the beginning of new administrations. Of the 93 U.S. attorneys, 46 remain from the past administration, according to the Department of Justice (DOJ). Sessions […]

POLL Asks, Do You Think Obama Wiretapped Trump Tower? — Here’s How America Answered…

Donald Trump, Barack Obama (Getty Images) The past two days have have been dominated by allegations that the Obama administration surveilled Trump Tower during the 2016 election, allegations on which the latest Rasmussen poll shows the nation has split right down the middle. Of the 1,000 likely voters Rasmussen polled from March 6-7, two days after President […]

Democratic ‘Women in White’ Remain Seated As Trump Asks Congress to Honor Our Soldiers.

President Trump spent several moments during his address to the joint session of Congress on Tuesday honoring the bravest among us: our soldiers. Upon the mention of our military, the entire room–Republican and Democrat–were on their feet. Well, almost everyone. Unbelievably, a handful of Democratic women who had dressed in white (for reasons hard to understand) to […]

WATCH: Mother Of Child Murdered By An Illegal Immigrant Asks Pelosi Which Of Her Grandkids She Thinks Is Expendable

Laura Wilkerson’s son Joshua was brutally tortured and murdered in 2010 by an illegal immigrant who was brought to the United States as a child. At the CNN Town Hall Wlkerson confronted Rep. Nancy Pelosi (R-CA) about her support for sanctuary cities, and asked Pelosi which of her grandchildren she views as expendable enough to […]

Trump Snaps Back At CIA’s Brennan, Asks If He Was Leaker Of ‘Fake News’

GOP President-elect Donald Trump ratcheted up his war with the intelligence community Sunday by asking if CIA Director John Brennan himself was responsible for leaking a dossier of unverified information to the press about Trump’s alleged escapades in Russia. After Brennan appeared on “Fox News Sunday” to call Trump’s comparison of the intelligence community to Nazi […]

‘The Godfather’ Asks Trump For A Favor

Democratic Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel met with President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower Wednesday morning and advocated for illegal immigrants on behalf of mayors around the country. Emanuel is a former congressman and previously served as President Barack Obama’s chief of staff. Emanuel delivered a letter to Trump signed by mayors across the country asking […]

Trump Asks for Unity in Thanksgiving Message

With the election so close to the holidays, families and friends may be tempted to talk politics at the dinner table. Yet, President-elect Donald Trump released a video message this Thanksgiving Eve, urging for unity after such a bruising political campaign. “It’s my prayer that on this Thanksgiving, we begin to heal our divisions and […]

Obama Grumpy After Reporter Asks Him Questions About Hillary Clinton Emails

President Barack Obama took questions from reporters today during his visit at the G7 summit in Japan, but appeared annoyed when he was asked about Hillary Clinton’s emails instead of his trip to Asia. After speaking at length about presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and the Democratic primary fight, Obama took an additional question. “As […]

Watch How Cruz Responds When Jimmy Kimmel Asks Why His Colleagues in the Senate Don’t Like Him

Jimmy Kimmel asked Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (Texas) about the perception that he is not liked by his colleagues in the Senate during an interview on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Wednesday evening. “Something we hear about all the time, and I don’t know what goes on behind the scenes at Congress,” Kimmel said. […]

Cruz Asks Obama Admin: Are You Abusing the ‘Good Will’ of Communities Who Accept Refugees?

Rural communities are woefully unprepared to accept thousands of refugees under the Obama administration’s refugee program, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) argued in his letter to the State Department this week. The presidential candidate is concerned that the federal government is taking advantage of localities without providing them the necessary resources to comply with the resettlement […]

Watch How WH Press Secretary Answers When Reporter Asks If He Can ‘Rule Out’ Obama Golfing During Scalia’s Funeral

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest on Wednesday was unable to rule out golfing as the reason President Barack Obama intends to skip Justice Antonin Scalia’s funeral this weekend. “The president has said that he is not always as sensitive as he should be on optics,” one reporter asked Earnest during Wednesday’s press briefing. “Can […]

FEEL SAFE: STATE DEPT. FORM ASKS IMMIGRANT FIANCES IF THEY ARE PLANNING TERRORISM

Texas Governor Greg Abbott tweeted out a reassuring message about the federal government’s anti-terrorism screening process Monday night. He quoted one of the questions in the K-1 fiancé visa application form. Abbott tweeted “Actual question asked of Visa applicants shows system is absurd: ‘Do you seek to engage in terrorist activities’ while in U.S.?” The […]

Excruciating: Neil Cavuto Asks Free College Supporter How We’re Going To Pay That Tab–Hilarity Ensues

Via the Free Beacon, if you want to see a train wreck in slow motion, please watch this interaction between Fox News’ Neil Cavuto Million Student March National Organizer Keely Mullen. Yesterday, college students across the country protested the ever-growing student loan debt, and called for tuition-free public colleges, a $15/hour minimum wage, and debt […]

Fox Reporter Asks Hillary Three Tough Questions on Email Scandal — but the Comment She Made Before Answering Is Making the News

When Fox News reporter Ed Henry asked Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton three straightforward questions about her email scandal on Friday, she quickly told him she would only be answering one. “Well, let me answer one of your questions, because I think that’s what you’re entitled to,” Clinton said. Fox Business Here are the three […]

Listen to John Kerry’s Response When Democrat Asks If He’ll ‘Follow the Law’ Should Congress Override Veto to Kill Iran Deal

WASHINGTON (TheBlaze/AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry pitched the administration’s controversial nuclear deal with Iran to a skeptical House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday, pushing back against the allegation it would ease crippling sanctions forever in exchange for temporary concessions on weapons development. “Iran has cheated on every agreement they’ve signed,” said Rep. Ed […]

“Why did Elian’s mother leave Cuba? She was living the good life.” asks ABC’s Jim Avila

“Why did Elian’s mother leave Cuba?” the furrow-browed Jim Avila asked the (then) NBC cameras in April 2000. “What was she escaping? By all accounts this young woman was living the good life.” “Would it occur to a presumably educated reporter to ask why someone tried escaping East Germany? Of course not. They’d be laughed […]

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