December 6, 2023

The race to replace Dianne Feinstein is about to get even more expensive

Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein‚Äôs death this week means the state‚Äôs governor, Gavin Newsom, will name a replacement who will serve until a special election can be scheduled. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo California‚Äôs already blockbuster 2src24 Senate race just got more confusing ‚ÄĒ and potentially a lot more expensive. Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein‚Äôs death this week

Here are 4 of the likely contenders to replace McCarthy as speaker

Former Speaker Kevin McCarthy‚Äôs decision not to seek the top job again after being ousted by members of his own party caught many by surprise on Tuesday evening ‚ÄĒ while also creating a power vacuum to take over the gavel. GOP lawmakers have already started putting in calls to colleagues in the hours after McCarthy, […]

Farage Fallout: NatWest Group to Replace Chairman in Wake of Political Debanking Scandal

The NatWest banking group has announced that instead of being fired in disgrace in the wake of the Nigel Farage debanking scandal, Chairman Sir Howard Davies will merely step down and be replaced by a former MasterCard executive. In a move that has been described as the ‚Äúestablishment closing ranks‚ÄĚ, NatWest Chairman Sir Howard Davies

Facing Democrat Calls to Resign, Absent Feinstein Asks Schumer to ‘Temporarily’ Replace Her on Key Committee

Sen. Dianne Feinstein‚Äôs (D-CA) indefinite absence in Washington has sparked calls from her own party members for her resignation and a request from the senator for Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) to ‚Äútemporarily‚ÄĚ fill her seat on a key panel that decides judicial nominees. Feinstein, 89, has been home recovering from shingles for more

Axel Springer CEO Warns AI May ‘Simply Replace’ Most Journalism Jobs

Axel Springer, the international media conglomerate based in Germany, has warned that journalism may be ‚Äúsimply replaced‚ÄĚ by AI. The warning came as the company slashed an undisclosed number of jobs, as it aims to improve its annual results by over $100 million in three years. One of the largest media companies in the world

Poll: Most GOP Voters Want to Replace Mitch McConnell as Minority Leader

A majority of likely Republican voters in the United States want to get rid of Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) as Senate GOP leader, according to a recent Rasmussen Reports poll. The survey found that 62 percent of Republican voters want to get rid of him as the Senate Republican leader. Among the self-identified conservative voters, 66 percent

How a secret meeting put Hakeem Jeffries on track to replace Pelosi

The 52-year-old Jeffries was concerned enough that he offered to fly to South Carolina to seek the counsel of the 82-year-old Clyburn. The younger lawmaker wanted to gently make sure his elder in the Congressional Black Caucus knew of Schiff‚Äôs quiet campaign ‚ÄĒ and to even more gently warn Clyburn about the risk of splitting

Summers: We’re Going to Have to Replace Oil Released from SPR, Which Will Raise Prices

During an interview aired on Friday‚Äôs edition of Bloomberg‚Äôs ‚ÄúWall Street Week,‚ÄĚ Harvard Professor, economist, Director of the National Economic Council under President Barack Obama, and Treasury Secretary under President Bill Clinton Larry Summers stated that while he agrees with the initial release from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve done by the Biden administration, he isn‚Äôt…

Woke University Pushes ‘Decolonised Curriculum’ to Replace Medieval English Courses

The University of Leicester has seen academics resign or cut ties after it removed studies in Medieval English in favour of a ‚Äúdecolonised curriculum‚ÄĚ. The university announced in January its intentions to remove Chaucer‚Äôs The Canterbury Tales and the Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowolf ‚ÄĒ two seminal works of English literature ‚ÄĒ and replace them with…

Trump Delivers: U.S., Canada Strike Deal to Replace NAFTA Hours Before U.S.-Mexico Deadline.

The U.S., Mexico, and Canada came to a late-hours agreement Sunday to create a trilateral trade deal to replace NAFTA that is being deemed the USMCA, U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement. Senior Trump administration officials briefed reporters late Sunday night on the new deal, just one hour before the deadline set to send a U.S.-Mexico deal to Congress. […]

Former Minnesota Planned Parenthood Exec to Replace Al Franken.

Now that Minnesota Senator Al Franken has stepped down in the face of sexual assault allegations, his successor has been nominated. You will be as shocked, shocked as I was to hear that it’s a woman, Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith. Governor Mark Drayton appointed her to the one-year term, concluding in January 2019. Smith […]

Must-See Moments: California NAACP Wants Congress to Replace the ‚ÄėRacist‚Äô ‚ÄėStar-Spangled Banner‚Äô

The Daily Signal‚Äôs Facebook Live show ‚ÄúTop 10‚ÄĚ features the top news stories of the week, many of which have either gone underreported or have been misreported by the mainstream media. This week, California‚Äôs NAACP wants a new national anthem because it says ‚ÄúThe Star-Spangled Banner‚ÄĚ is racist. We also touched on people‚Äôs outrage after […]

Time to replace Paul Ryan as House speaker.

Paul Ryan failed miserably in his first important task for the Trump agenda. Since 2009, the Republicans have campaigned in the elections of 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2016 that they would repeal and replace Obamacare.¬† One would think that given this history, the Republican leaders, such as Ryan, would have a well thought out plan […]

Harriet Tubman to Replace Jackson on $20 Bill: Report

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will announce that 19th century African-American civil rights activist Harriet Tubman will replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill, a Treasury official said Wednesday. The announcement will come after Secretary Lew suggested over the weekend that potential modifications were on the way. A woman holds a sign supporting Harriet Tubman for […]

Fight to Replace Scalia Proves Supreme Court Has Become Too Powerful

The stakes are high‚ÄĒvery high. Finding a replacement for deceased Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia will be a battle royale. But why should one government official‚Äôs position be so existentially important? Yes, control of the Supreme Court hangs in the balance, but that begs the question as to why the Court itself is so […]

Obama‚Äôs ‚Äėmost likely candidate‚Äô to replace Scalia will make your head EXPLODE‚Ķ

Amidst all the names being floated as a possible pick to replace the late, great Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia,¬†we‚Äôd already noted one particular cringe-worthy choice in Attorney General Loretta Lynch. Now, a leading Supreme Court analyst has weighed in with the frightening perspective that Lynch is the ‚Äúmost likely candidate.‚ÄĚ Yikes. Via NBC News: […]