August 17, 2022

Buttigieg: ‘There Are Going to be Challenges’ with July 4 Travel, Airlines Pushed People into Early Retirement Even with COVID Relief

During a portion of an interview aired on Tuesday’s “NBC Nightly News,” Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said, “There are going to be challenges” with air travel over the July 4 holiday, and that despite receiving $5src billion in coronavirus relief designed to save jobs, “a lot of people, including pilots, were nudged into early retirement…

Cut Taxes, Tackle Immigration, Get Fracking: Farage Challenges Next Tory Leader to Save Britain and Conservative Party

Brexit leader Nigel Farage has challenged whoever follows Boris Johnson as Prime Minister to consider making some very basic conservative achievements like cutting migration and taxes, asserting national sovereignty, and even just keeping the lights on. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been rocked by a near-constant stream of resignations from his government following his…

Biden ‘Still on Track’ to Make SCOTUS Selection by End of Month

The White House says President Joe Biden is on track to make his selection to fill an upcoming vacancy in the United States Supreme Court in time to meet his self-imposed February deadline. With the announcement of Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer’s retirement on Jan. 27, Biden said that he would fulfill a campaign promise…

Police Issue Arrest Notices to Protesters Blockading Canadian Capital

OTTAWA—Police began issuing arrest notices on Feb. 16 to protesters in the downtown area of the Canadian capital that has been occupied by the Freedom Convoy for more than two weeks. Officers in yellow vests with “police liaison” printed on them walked through the peaceful protest encampment handing out the warnings. If no one answered…

Newsom Challenges Supreme Court On Abortion With New Gun Ban Bill

Democratic California Gov. Gavin Newsom backed legislation Friday that he said will challenge the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Texas abortion law.The new bill, if passed, would allow private citizens to sue gun manufacturers if they violate the state’s ban on assault weapons, The Associated Press reported. A fact sheet by Democratic California state Sen.…

New York Lawsuit Challenges Voting by Non-Citizens

NEW YORK—Four black registered voters have asked the New York Supreme Court to declare “void” a New York City law that gives the right to vote in municipal elections to an estimated 800,000 foreign residents. Passed by the city council in December 2021, the amendment to the city charter allows permanent residents and persons authorized…

‘The Predicate Of Your Question Is All Wrong’: Mike Pompeo Challenges Chris Wallace Over Claim ‘We Don’t Know’ Where COVID-19 Came From

Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo objected to the framing of a question from “Fox News Sunday” anchor Chris Wallace. Pompeo argued that it was wrong of Wallace to suggest that the origins of the coronavirus pandemic were unknown when the evidence, in his mind, was clear that it had come from a laboratory in…

On Christmas Eve, Donald Trump Challenges ‘Fake News’ for Negative Reporting on ‘Incredible Year’

President Donald Trump continued to criticize fake news, even on Christmas Eve. He appeared frustrated by reports that showed his base was shrinking, accusing them of running fake polls to set their narrative. “The Fake News refuses to talk about how Big and how Strong our BASE is,” he wrote. “They show Fake Polls just […]

Donald Trump Challenges Hillary Clinton To Take A Drug Test Before Third Debate: “She’s Getting Pumped Up” – VIDEO

At a campaign rally in Portsmouth, NH on Saturday afternoon, Donald Trump challenged Hillary Clinton to take a drug test prior to competing in the third presidential debate. Trump promised he was clean, saying: “I’m willing to do it.” He mocked Hillary Clinton’s memory, saying she told the FBI “I don’t remember” 39 times when […]

Arizona Sheriff Challenges Obama: What Shooting Specifically Would Your Exec Actions Have Prevented?

An Arizona sheriff running for Congress challenged President Barack Obama during a town hall on guns Thursday, asking the president to identify exactly what shooting his recent executive actions would have prevented.“Mr. President, you’ve said you have been frustrated by Congress. As a sheriff, I often times get frustrated. But I don’t make the laws. […]

Father Of Benghazi Victim Challenges Hillary To Lie Detector Test [VIDEO]

The father of former Navy SEAL Tyrone Woods, one of the four Americans killed by terrorists in Benghazi on Sept. 11, 2012, is challenging Hillary Clinton to a lie detector test to prove that she did not blame an anti-Muslim video for the attacks during private conversations with the victims’ families. “I would love to […]

Chaffetz Challenges Ethics Office’s Ethics Over Clinton Speeches

Rep. Jason Chaffetz 82% is questioning the Office of Government Ethics’ (OGE) own ethics — or at least work ethic — for possibly giving the Clintons a pass on conflict-of-interest laws. Chaffetz, a Utah Republican and chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, wants to know why OGE’s director isn’t investigating former […]