December 6, 2023

Biden asks Congress for $56 billion for child care, disaster aid and other domestic issues

President Joe Biden had faced particular criticism earlier this year for declining to prioritize child care funding as part of negotiations over a September stopgap budget proposal. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images The Biden administration is calling on Congress to pass roughly $56 billion in funding for a range of critical domestic priorities, including efforts to

Summers: After Weighing in on Tons of Other Issues, Academia Went Soft on Hamas Attacks

During an interview with Bloomberg on Wednesday, Harvard Professor and President Emeritus and former Harvard President Larry Summers stated that the “collective response of America’s academic leadership” to the Hamas attacks on Israel has been poor and noted that there have been a “number of issues on which leadership at Harvard and other universities have

U.N. Issues ‘Urgent’ Call for $294 Million to Fund Gaza Strip Aid

The United Nations on Thursday rushed to issue an emergency appeal for $294 million to address “the most urgent needs” in the Gaza Strip as Israel fights for its very life against Hamas terrorists who call the region home. AFP reports the funds would be used to help more than 1.2 million people, the U.N.

Federal Judge Issues Preliminary Injunction Against Colorado Gun Control

Joe Raedle/Getty Images United States District Court Chief Judge Philip A. Brimmer issued a preliminary injunction Monday against the new minimum firearm purchase age of 21 in Colorado, citing the NYSRPA v. Bruen (2022) decision. The case, RMGO v. Polis, was brought by Rocky Mountain Gun Owners (RMGO) on behalf of itself and two private citizens.

Angus King: DHS ‘Really Has to Get on’ Recordkeeping Issues with Visa Overstays, We Have Questionable Asylum Claims

On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” Sen. Angus King (I-ME) stated that the Department of Homeland Security “really has to get on” its recordkeeping issue that has allowed for visa overstays. He also said that “if somebody goes through three or four different countries claiming they’re in danger in their home

Cyber Attack on Clorox Causes Product Availability Issues

A cyber security attack on the Clorox Company last month is reportedly causing product availability issues and an impact on its first-quarter earnings. The attack on has caused order processing delays and an elevated level of Clorox product outages, Fox Business reported. In a regulatory filing, the company disclosed that the unauthorized activity damaged portions

On this day in history, July 1, 1847, the US Post Office issues the first stamps

The United States Postal Service issued its first-ever postage stamps on this day in history, July 1, 1847.  The first postage stamps produced by the United States Postal Service (USPS) were sold in New York City, according to the USPS website.  The two stamps came in two designs, one for each denomination.  The five-cent stamp […]

Research: 1-in-4 U.S. Children Live in Fatherless Homes, Spurring Mental Health and Behavioral Issues

Hyoung Chang/MediaNews Group/The Denver Post via Getty Images About one in four children in the United States are living in fatherless homes, making them far more likely to suffer from mental health and behavioral issues, research details. An issue brief published by the America First Policy Institute (AFPI) finds clear correlations between children raised in

Survey: Donald Trump Trounces Ron DeSantis on Major Issues

More Republicans express confidence in former President Donald Trump to handle several major issues in the country — from energy to China relations —  than Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, the latest Morning Consult data found. The latest Morning Consult survey found Trump leading DeSantis by 34 points in the Republican primary race. A majority, 56

Former Assistant Treasury Secretary issues stark warning over Biden border priorities: A ‘deliberate act’

Former Assistant Treasury Secretary Monica Crowley joined “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday to comment on Biden’s border priorities, claiming that the administration was intentionally ‘flooding’ the U.S.’ while supporting the funding of border security for foreign nations. BIDEN GETS HONORARY DEGREE FROM HOWARD UNIVERSITY, HEADS TO BEACH HOUSE AMID BORDER CRISIS  MONICA CROWLEY: …We’ve […]

FBI issues dire warning to Americans thinking of traveling to Caribbean nation as crime skyrockets in 2023

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is warning American citizens to stay out of Haiti amid a surge in violence that included an American couple being kidnapped there last month.  “While we understand that there are strong ties between Haiti and South Florida, before traveling there one should consider the trauma and financial costs of being […]

Clyburn on Biden Border Policy: ‘Very Satisfied that My Party Is Responding Properly’ to Border Issues

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “José Díaz-Balart Reports,” House Assistant Minority Leader and Biden 2src24 Campaign Co-Chair Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) stated that if people want to know if he’s “satisfied with this administration’s work at the border,” then he is “very satisfied” that the Democratic Party “is responding properly, and I think adequately, to

Biden is ignoring immigration issues, voters say in poll

More than eight-in-1src voters in the poll believe the immigration system is broken and want to see policies that provide a pathway to citizenship, such as work permits for Dreamers. | Jose Luis Magana/AP Photo President Joe Biden’s immigration problem isn’t just about policy. It’s that he’s not talking about the issue enough, voters say

Hickenlooper: ‘Many’ Migrant Child Labor Issues ‘Reflect a High Volume’ of Kids Coming, We’ve Had Border ‘Problems’ for ‘Couple of Years’

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “José Díaz-Balart Reports,” Sen. John Hickenlooper (D-CO) stated that the federal government losing track of migrant children who were exploited for child labor is an issue where there is “a lot of confusion and there’s been massive change over the last couple of years coming out of the pandemic, coming

Harvard Prof., Fmr. IMF Economist Rogoff: Bank Issues Not Fixed ‘at All’ and Things Will ‘Break’ Due to High Inflation, Slow China Growth

On Thursday’s broadcast of CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” Harvard University Economics Professor and former International Monetary Fund Chief Economist Ken Rogoff argued that the issues around banks have not been fixed “at all” because in a world with higher inflation and interest rates and poor growth in China, “we’re in a situation where things are going

Christina Hall reveals ‘brutal’ ‘parasite cleanse’ treatment due to ongoing health issues

After receiving a frightening health diagnosis more than a month ago, “Flip or Flop” star Christina Hall is giving fans an update.  In December 2022, Hall revealed she received a scan that identified mercury and lead poisoning in her system. The 39-year-old took to her Instagram Story Monday and confessed she went through a “brutal” […]

WWE legend ‘Superstar’ Billy Graham ‘dealing with a myriad of very serious health issues,’ family says

WWE legend “Superstar” Billy Graham has been battling health issues over the last several weeks and his family revealed that the former wrestler lost 45 pounds in three weeks. The 79-year-old’s health update was given on a GoFundMe page set up by his family. They seek donations to help pay for the steps in his […]

Sanctuary State California Issues Driver’s Licenses to over 1M Illegal Aliens Since 2015

The sanctuary state of California has issued driver’s licenses to more than a million illegal aliens since 2015 when a law was enacted to remove the state’s legal resident requirement, new figures reveal. The data, published by CalMatters, shows that nearly 4-in-10 illegal aliens across California have obtained a driver’s license to legally operate a

Sununu: Republicans Should Not Be ‘Big Government Authoritarians’ on Cultural Issues

Governor Chris Sununu (R-NH) said Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation” that Republicans should not try to pass laws on cultural issues because it is “trying to beat the Democrats at being big government authoritarians.”MARGARET BRENNAN: You’ve been talking about trying to sort of remind the party that Republicans are about limited government. You said

Commerce Sec’y Raimondo: We Shouldn’t Ban TikTok, Its Issues ‘Aren’t Just Limited to TikTok’

During an interview with Bloomberg on Thursday, Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo opposed a ban on TikTok and argued that the issues that make the app a problem, like the app being Chinese-owned and its issues around privacy and misinformation, “aren’t just limited to TikTok.” Bloomberg Washington Bureau Chief Peggy Collins asked, [relevant exchange begins around

Fetterman Campaign Issues ‘Wake-Up Call’ After Being Outspent by Mehmet Oz

John Fetterman’s campaign issued a “wake-up call” after being out-fundraised and outspent by Mehmet Oz and other Republican Super PACs supporting Oz’s candidacy for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, according to an internal memo obtained by Politico. Although Fetterman has had a consistent advantage over Oz in the polls for months, his campaign is worried due

Judge Issues Temporary Restraining Order Against New York’s New Gun Controls

On Thursday U.S. District Judge Glenn T. Suddaby issued a temporary restraining order against portions of New York’s newest gun controls, including the requirement that concealed carry permit applicants have their social media scoured. The decision centered on the Concealed Carry Improvement Act (CCIA), which New York Democrats passed and Gov. Kathy Hochul (D) signed

‘That Is Collective Insanity’: Jesse Watters Says Democrats Care More About ‘Isms’ Than Issues

Fox News host Jesse Watters criticized Democrats during Friday’s broadcast of “The Five,” saying that they cared more about “isms” than about issues. Watters joined cohost Juan Williams in a conversation about a recent poll, which indicated that Democrats were more concerned about Trump supporters than any other issue. (RELATED: ‘Here’s Some Hush Money’: Jesse…

Joe Biden Issues Travel Ban on South Africa; Reinstates Europe, Brazil Bans

MICHELE SPATARI/AFP via Getty Images President Joe Biden has issued a travel ban on South Africa, stopping most immigration to the United States from the country, and reinstated bans on Europe and Brazil to slow the spread of the Chinese coronavirus. Biden, who once referred to President Trump’s travel ban on China as “hysterical xenophobic,”…

Report: Voting Machine Issues Caused Delays in Pennsylvania City

Voting machine issues reportedly caused delays Tuesday in one city in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, as millions head to the polls in the Keystone state to vote in the 2020 presidential election. “We found out that the machines were all down, and then one started working. Now we just got in and everything went smooth. It was…

China Issues Instructions for ‘Incoming Biden Administration’

Lintao Zhang/Getty Obey Beijing, do not challenge China’s assumed economic superiority and open your domestic markets without restraint: these are the three key instructions for Joe Biden issued in an op-ed published Sunday by the Global Times, official propaganda mouthpiece of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). The piece outlines China’s vision of the future under a…

Trump administration nearing deal with Mexico on revised NAFTA — but issues with Canada remain.

WASHINGTON. – The Trump administration is close to striking a deal with Mexico on a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement, analysts said, but thorny issues are yet to be resolved with Canada, the third party in the trilateral pact. Reaching an agreement with Mexico would mark a breakthrough for the administration after a year […]

‘Collusion’ Fail: Trump Slaps Even More Sanctions On Russia; Russia Issues Snarky Response.

“Let us welcome the United Sanctions of America!” All that “collusion” really hasn’t paid off for Russia, which has once again been slapped with more sanctions by the Trump administration, this time for trying to poison a former spy and his daughter. If Russia doesn’t satisfy certain demands over the next few months, even more […]

Sorry, but ‘election meddling’ isn’t even in the top 10 most important issues we have with Russia

It’s all the press cares about, because they still fantasize that it can somehow lead to the indictment (never) or impeachment (pretty close to never) of Donald Trump. Never has the U.S. news media been more gobsmacked by an event than they were by Donald Trump’s victory in 2016, and they still haven’t gotten over […]

Establishment Media Issues Four Corrections After Falsely Claiming Trump Separating Families at Border.

The establishment media suffered a major blow over the past 48 hours, being forced to issue four corrections after falsely claiming that President Trump enacted a policy to separate border-crossing parents from their children at the U.S.-Mexico border. In a list compiled by the White House, the New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, and […]

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