May 17, 2022

Pompeo criticizes Biden for not considering ‘every American’ when making Supreme Court pick

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! ORLANDO, Fla.— Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized President Biden Friday for not considering “every American” when choosing a Supreme Court nominee and instead fulfilling a campaign promise to appoint the first Black woman to serve on the nation’s high court. RUBIO TO EXAMINE BIDEN SUPREME […]

McConnell slows nomination of Biden pick for Minnesota US attorney over arsonist’s ‘unusually soft sentence’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is slowing the confirmation process for President Biden’s nominee to serve as U.S. attorney for Minnesota, saying he needs “assurances” that the nominee will “not continue” the current acting official’s “jaw-dropping” practice of leniency for criminal sentences. McConnell, R-Ky., on the Senate […]

Biden’s Supreme Court pick should be about the Constitution, not color

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! In January 2009, Rod Blagojevich, Democratic governor of Illinois, was impeached for soliciting personal benefit in deciding who to appoint as senator to replace newly-elected President Barack Obama. He was later convicted on 17 charges, including extortion, bribery, and wire fraud. Today, we are seeing a similar situation […]

Biden FCC pick Gigi Sohn’s scheduled committee vote gets pulled

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A confirmation vote scheduled in the Senate Commerce Committee on Wednesday for Gigi Sohn, one of President Biden’s nominees to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has been pulled. In addition to the confirmation vote being pulled, a Senate aide also confirmed to Fox News that a request […]

Legendary Journey: The Kevin Sorbo Story

After 5 seasons of playing the strongest man in the world, the actor had a near-death experience that strengthened rather than diminished his faith—guiding a pivotal turn in his prolific careerKevin Sorbo, most recognized for his starring role in the critically acclaimed television series, “Hercules: The Legendary Journey,” is strong in more ways than one.…

New Washington Post National Editor Recuses From Covering FBI, DOJ

The Washington Post’s newly named national editor has recused herself from any coverage involving the FBI and its parent department, the Department of Justice. Matea Gold was announced as the paper’s national editor on Jan. 26. Gold is married to Jonathan Lenzner, who became the chief of staff to FBI Director Christopher Wray in December 2021…

CCP Threatens Hong Kong’s Cardinal Zen and Christian Churches

Commentary During the final week of January, an ominous series of articles in Ta Kung Pao, a Hong Kong newspaper owned by China’s liaison office, accuse Cardinal Joseph Zen, bishop emeritus of Hong Kong, and Christian churches there of inciting student riots against repressive measures in 2019. Four vitriolic articles, all underscoring the need for…

Pennsylvania’s Northwest GOP Caucus Refuses to Disclose Full Straw Poll Results

It’s caucus season in Pennsylvania, when regional political party caucuses interview candidates, then hold straw polls ranking them by preference. With five Republican caucus meetings down and a final one happening Wednesday, Feb. 2, party insiders are questioning the way Pennsylvania’s Northwest Caucus handled its vote during its meeting Saturday in Knox, Pennsylvania. During the…

Biden’s Telecom Pick Gigi Sohn Denied Vote, Scheduled For Second Hearing Over Potential Conflicts

President Joe Biden’s nominee for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Gigi Sohn will have to face a second hearing and will not receive a committee vote due to lingering concerns over her past conflicts.The Senate Commerce Committee will reconsider Sohn’s nomination in a tentatively planned hearing on Feb. 9, according to two people familiar with…

Biden’s Telecom Pick Gigi Sohn Pledges To Recuse Herself From Key Issues Amid Legal Dispute

Gigi Sohn, President Joe Biden’s nominee to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), pledged to recuse herself from key broadcast issues amid an ongoing legal dispute over her involvement with a shuttered streaming service.Sohn agreed to a temporary recusal on certain issues related to retransmission consent and television broadcast copyright if confirmed as FCC commissioner, according…

NYC Mayor-Elect Eric Adams’ Education Pick to Overhaul ‘Fundamentally Flawed’ School System

New York City Mayor-elect Eric Adams’ (D) pick for education chancellor is planning to reimagine the city’s “fundamentally flawed” school system, prioritizing parents over education bureaucrats. Incoming Chancellor David Banks, a long-time educator and founder of Eagle Academy — a network of schools that caters primarily to African American boys and has a graduation rate…

NASA astronauts pick peppers in space for the first time on International Space Station

Humans introduced a new life form to outer space on Friday as NASA astronauts harvested the first-ever chile peppers onboard the International Space Station.  The Hatch chile pepper seeds arrived at the space station on a SpaceX resupply mission in June and were promptly planted by NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough.  “Finally, I made my best […]

McAuliffe: Parents Should Not Pick School Books –

Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe (D) said Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press” that parents should not be picking school books because “we have experts who actually do that.” Anchor Chuck Todd said, “Governor, I want to start with an excerpt from this debate that I was moderating at that had one line clipped out.…

Biden Pick for Comptroller Likes Soviet Financial Planning. Wants to End “Banking as We Know It”

Saule Omarova Forget about the “transgender woman” President Joe Biden hired to oversee the transition of the Defense Department. Or the “transgender woman” he appointed as second-in-command at the Health and Human Services Department. Or his Transportation Secretary, a man who thinks he’s married to a man. The latest from China Joe is his pick […]

Clyburn: ‘No Question’ Biden Would Pick John Lewis Voting Rights Act over the Filibuster

During an interview aired on Tuesday’s broadcast of “CNN Tonight,” House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) said that while he doesn’t know if President Joe Biden agrees that there should be a general exemption to the filibuster for voting rights legislation, there is no question in his mind that Biden would pick the John Lewis…

Biden’s State Pick Tony Blinken Praises Trump for Being ‘Tougher’ on China, Other Moves Abroad

President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee to head the State Department, Antony Blinken, during his Senate confirmation hearing on Tuesday afternoon lauded President Donald Trump for being “tougher” on China. Blinken faced questions from members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the last day in which Republicans have full control of the panel, allowing them to…

REPORT: Biden Considering Last-Minute Republican Pick For Commerce Secretary

President-elect Joe Biden is considering several Republican picks for commerce secretary, Axios reported Tuesday. Biden’s potential pick would be designed to send a message to Republicans that Biden is listening to their concerns on international trade and economic troubles, according to Axios. Biden has already fleshed out a large portion of his cabinet, including his…

Biden’s Pentagon Pick Lloyd Austin Was Accused Of Downplaying ISIS Threat

President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Department of Defense reportedly predicted in 2014 that ISIS, the Islamic terror group, would be a “flash in the pan.” Retired Gen. Lloyd Austin, who Biden announced as his Pentagon choice Tuesday, was also accused of portraying a “rosier” picture of the U.S. fight against ISIS.  Austin vehemently…

Deep State Joins Outrage Against Trump’s SCOTUS Pick

Donald Trump is not America’s president, at least according to the fully active treacherous Deep State. For all intents and purposes Robert Mueller III’s ‘Special’ Counsel is POTUS. Broken token Jeff Sessions is not the Attorney General, Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein is. With not a single vote to his name, Robert Mueller inserted himself over […]

NRA, Gun-Rights Groups Applaud Trump Supreme Court Pick

Gun groups on both sides of the issue responded to President Donald Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court on Monday. Gun-rights proponents were universally supportive of the nomination while gun-control advocates roundly rejected it. The National Rifle Association, National Shooting Sports Foundation, and Second Amendment Foundation all […]

Media to brand Trump SCOTUS pick ‘conservative,’ but didn’t label Obama’s

President Trump is scheduled to announce his nominee for the vacant seat on the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday evening, but the mainstream media will harp on the fact that the choice is conservative regardless of the selection, according to an examination of media coverage of the last six nominees. From the moment that Associate Justice […]

‘Outstanding Person’ – Meet Gina Haspel, Trump’s Pick To Be The First Female CIA Director.

Donald Trump has fired Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State and said he would nominate CIA director Mike Pompeo as his replacement. The new director of the Central Intelligence Agency will be Gina Haspel, provided that her nomination is confirmed by the Senate. Here are some important footnotes about Haspel’s career: Haspel would be the first female CIA […]

5 Things You Need to Know About SCOTUS Pick Neil Gorsuch

  President Donald Trump has announced his pick to fill the vacancy in the Supreme Court of the United States, and it’s 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Neil Gorsuch. Here are five important facts about Gorsuch: 1. He Detests Judicial Activism In a 2005 essay for National Review, Gorsuch wrote: “American liberals have become addicted to the courtroom, […]

Senate poised to confirm Trump’s DHS pick after friendly hearing

President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to be secretary of Homeland Security went on record as holding views counter to Trump in a number of areas at a largely genial Senate confirmation hearing Tuesday. Under questioning from Democrats and a Republican, retired Gen. John Kelly broke with Trump on the effectiveness of a border wall, using torture […]

Trump announces MAJOR administration pick…

President-elect Donald Trump is once again causing folks in the government to get shaky legs after announcing his pick for director of national intelligence and what seems to be a restructuring of the intelligence community as a whole. The alleged plan in question is said to have been inspired mostly by the hoopla surrounding the whole […]

What to Know About Rex Tillerson, Trump’s Pick to Be Secretary of State

President-elect Donald Trump made it official Tuesday in announcing his selection of Rex Tillerson, the CEO of Exxon Mobil Corp. who has been scrutinized for his relationship with Russia, to be the next secretary of state. “I am honored by President-elect Trump’s nomination and share his vision for restoring the credibility of the United States’ […]

Here’s How Trump’s HHS Pick Will Change Obamacare

Conservatives who viewed the insurgent candidacy of New York businessman Donald Trump with suspicion have been relieved at the speed and quality of his selections to fill his cabinet. Perhaps most comforting was the recent choice of Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) to head the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). A pillar of Trump’s […]

Liberals Are In ‘Complete Meltdown’ Over Trump’s EPA Pick

The climate change industry is multi-billion dollar industry with millionaire and billionaire investors whose entire investment scheme depends on the ability to reduce the world’s dependence on fossil fuels and transition nations’ economies to what is called “clean energy.” In the U.S., the climate change industry’s primary weapon used against the public has been wide-spread […]

Wikileaks: NY Times’ Mark Leibovich Allowed Clinton Campaign To Pick And Choose What Parts of Interview Would Be Used

The New York Times allowed the Clinton Campaign to pick and choose what parts of an interview with Hillary Rodham Clinton would be used in an article titled, “Re-Re-Re-Reintroducing Hillary Clinton,” the Wikileaks release of Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta’s emails have revealed. The Clinton campaign vetoed nearly the entire interview, but even in the […]

VP pick Kaine’s troubling ties to Islamic groups

Hillary Clinton’s recently-selected VP running mate, Virginia Senator Tim Kaine, has a disconcerting record of embracing Islamists, according to an explosive report by Ryan Mauro of The Clarion Project. Kaine selected a Hamas supporter for a state immigration commission; was a featured speaker at a dinner honoring a Muslim Brotherhood terror suspect, and received donations […]

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