May 16, 2022

Biden Requests Additional $33 Billion From Congress for Ukraine

President Joe Biden gives remarks on providing additional support to Ukraine’s war efforts against Russia from the Roosevelt Room of the White House on April 28, 2022. (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images) U.S. President Joe Biden is requesting an additional $33 billion from Congress to further fund Ukraine in its war with Russia. That amount would bring…

DOE Secretary Granholm Refuses to Answer Pipeline Prosperity Question at Hearing

Energy and Commerce Committee / YouTube Former governor of Michigan now serving as Joe Biden’s Secretary at the Department of Energy, Jennifer Granholm, would not answer a question about what economic impact the Line 5 pipeline has on the state at a House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy hearing on Thursday. “Would you say that…

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Does Not Say Whether ‘Extremism’ Is Still a Top Priority

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin did not say under questioning from a Republican lawmaker this week whether rooting out “extremism” in the military is still a top priority for him, after the Pentagon found fewer than 1srcsrc instances of extremism over the past year. Rep. Michael Waltz (R-FL), an Army Special Forces reservist, reminded Austin at…

Matt Gaetz Grills Defense Secretary About Military Wokeism in Fiery Exchange

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) grilled Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on military wokeness, prompting a fiery exchange between the two during a House Armed Services Committee hearing on Tuesday. Specifically, Gaetz demanded an answer on why the Pentagon’s National Defense University, which is funded by U.S. taxpayers, hosted a lecture in February on why socialism was…

US investing in new weapons capabilities amid Russia’s invasion into Ukraine: Pentagon Press Secretary Kirby

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! As Russian President Vladimir Putin seeks to occupy Kyiv, Ukraine, Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby told “America’s Newsroom” on Tuesday that Russian forces were not adequately prepared for resistance. He added that the United States is bolstering their national defense strategy in the wake of Russia’s advancement […]

UK ‘Doing Everything Possible’ to Speed up Visas for Ukrainian Refugees: Home Secretary

The UK is “doing everything possible” to speed up efforts to grant visas to Ukrainian refugees, Home Secretary Priti Patel has said. According to the Home Office, as of 10 a.m. on Sunday, 5,535 online applications had been submitted and 2,368 people had booked a visa appointment…

White House press secretary Jen Psaki holds a briefing with reporters — 2/22/22

White House press secretary Jen Psaki holds a press briefing on Tuesday. » Subscribe to CNBC TV: https://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBCtelevision» Subscribe to CNBC: https://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC» Subscribe to CNBC Classic: https://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBCclassic Turn to CNBC TV for the latest stock market news and analysis. From market futures to live price updates CNBC is the leader in business news worldwide. Connect […]

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Approves Up to 700 National Guard Troops for Trucker Convoy

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has authorized an order to mobilize as many as 7srcsrc National Guard members ahead of an upcoming trucker convoy to the nation’s capital. The National Guard said in a press statement that Austin approved requests from the D.C. Metropolitan Police Department and the U.S. Capitol Police (USCP) for National Guard assistance…

Ukraine Crisis: Foreign Secretary says sanctions will ‘inflict pain’ on Putin

Ethics Watchdog Asks IG to Investigate Biden Energy Secretary Granholm

An ethics watchdog organization asked the U.S. Department of Energy Inspector General to investigate President Joe Biden’s Energy Secretary, Jennifer Granholm, for allegedly violating federal conflict of interest law. The Foundation for Accountability and Civic Trust’s (FACT) request to the Inspector General comes after reports that Granholm failed to properly disclose nine stock trades worth up to…

NSBA Letter Targeting Parents as ‘Domestic Terrorists’ Allegedly Requested by Biden Ed Secretary Cardona

Emails obtained via a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request allege Education Secretary Miguel Cardona solicited the letter from National School Boards Association (NSBA) officials to President Joe Biden that targeted parents voicing concerns about education issues as potential “domestic terrorists.” The emails, obtained by Parents Defending Education (PDE), allegedly reveal the White House was…

NHS doctor tells Health Secretary he won’t get jabbed

Glenn Youngkin Taps Trump’s Former EPA Chief for Virginia Natural Resources Secretary

Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin (R) announced Wednesday that he nominated Andrew Wheeler, former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator in the Trump administration, to be Virginia’s next secretary of natural resources. Youngkin, who will be sworn in as Virginia governor next week, announced his choice of Wheeler as well as his choice for director of environmental quality,…

Group Sues Colorado Secretary of State for Illegally Withholding Voter Data

A good-government group is suing Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold in federal court for refusing to allow the inspection of voter list maintenance records as required by federal law. Griswold, a Democrat, is refusing to allow the Public Interest Legal Foundation (PILF) access to voter list maintenance documents…

Health Secretary refuses to rule out tighter COVID restrictions

Home Secretary ‘comprehensively failing’ to prevent migrant crossings – Labour

Rand Paul Grills HHS Secretary for Mocking Coronavirus Survivors Refusing Vaccine as ‘Flat Earthers’: ‘Arrogance Coupled with Authoritarianism’

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) grilled Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing on Thursday, questioning the secretary for recently mocking coronavirus survivors — who have natural immunity —  as “flat-earthers” for choosing not to get the vaccine. Paul asked Becerra if he was familiar…

Sen. Lindsey Graham to DHS Secretary Mayorkas: Are you telling us these people were vetted?

Secretary of State Blinken’s Family Ties to George Soros Exposed

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) The following is an excerpt from my forthcoming book The Man Behind the Curtain: Inside the Secret Network of George Soros.  Earlier in May, Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced sanctions against former Albanian president (1992–1997) and prime minister (2005–2013) Sali Berisha, alleging “significant corruption,” and banned him, his wife, […]

‘He Takes Questions All The Time!’: Deputy Press Secretary Rebuffs Reporter Who Calls Out Biden’s Basement Act

October 21, 2021 10:49 PM ET White House deputy press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said Thursday that President Joe Biden “takes questions all the time,” pushing back against a reporter who asked if the president could hold a formal press conference.“I’m sure there have been dozens who would humbly request that the president of the United…

EXCLUSIVE: House Republicans Send Letter To Secretary Cardona Calling Against Federal Vaccine Mandate For Public School Students

October 20, 2021 1:51 PM ET Republican Arkansas Rep. Bruce Westerman and a group of House Republicans sent a letter Wednesday to U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona, expressing their opposition to a federal vaccine mandate for public school students.Westerman spearheaded the letter, first obtained by the Daily Caller, and was joined by Republican Arkansas…

Exclusive: Ed Secretary Offers ‘Bogus Window Dressing’ on Critical Race Theory

The author of model legislation that seeks to ban progressive “action civics” curriculum at the state level told Breitbart News the reports that Biden Education Secretary Miguel Cardona is retreating from requiring federal grants to be tied to the teaching of Critical Race Theory (CRT) or the 1619 Project is “bogus window dressing, nothing more.”…

Biden’s Native American Secretary Deb Haaland Makes ‘Tribal Justice’ a Priority

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite President Joe Biden’s Secretary of the Interior, Deb Haaland, the first Native American to lead the federal agency, is making it clear that tribal justice for America’s mistreatment of indigenous peoples is a priority. She wrote about it in a recent editorial in the Washington Post that indicated the direction going…

Arizona Secretary of State Says Maricopa County Election Machines May Be Decertified

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs, a Democrat, sent a letter to the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Thursday warning that she may decertify the election machines used by the county in the 2020 election that were turned over to the organization conducting the Arizona State Senate audit of those election results. Hobbs wrote in…

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona Allows Illegal Aliens Access to Pandemic Relief Funds

President Joe Biden’s Education Secretary Miguel Cardona announced Tuesday he has reversed a Trump administration ban on eligibility for coronavirus relief grants to illegal aliens and international college students. “The pandemic didn’t discriminate … and we want to make sure that all students have an opportunity to have access to funds to help them get…

Alabama Secretary Of State Drops Senate Bid After Being Confronted With Affair

April 08, 2021 9:18 AM ET Republican Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill announced Wednesday that he would not run for Senate after admitting to an affair. Merrill initially denied the affair but admitted to it after AL.com reporters obtained audio of him speaking over the phone with his mistress. National File first reported the…

Brain Freeze: Biden Struggles to Name His Secretary of Defense During Speech

President Joe Biden struggled to name of his Defense Secretary, Lloyd Austin, during an event marking International Women’s Day at the White House on Monday. Biden spoke at a White House event highlighting his nomination of two women General Officers for positions as four-star Combatant Commanders — Air Force Gen. Jacqueline Van Ovost and Army…

Watch: Joe Biden’s Transgender Nominee for Assistant Health Secretary Faces Senate Hearing

Rachel Levine, who is often described as a transgender woman, faces a nomination hearing at 10 a.m. on Thursday before a U.S. Senate Committee. President Joe Biden nominated Levine for the top management job as the assistant secretary for health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Levine is a doctor and will…

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Resigns: ‘Impressionable Children Are Watching All This’

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos resigned Thursday, citing the president’s role in inspiring his supporters to riot in the Capitol on Wednesday. “Impressionable children are watching all this, and they are learning from us,” DeVos wrote in her resignation letter sent to the president on Thursday night. The news was first reported by the Wall Street…

‘Psaki Projects Total Fear’: Megyn Kelly Says Press Secretary ‘Lacks The Courage’ To ‘Call Cuomo’s Lie A Lie’

February 21, 2021 8:04 PM ET Independent journalist Megyn Kelly criticized White House press secretary Jen Psaki, saying Sunday that she didn’t have the courage to call out Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. “Psaki projects total fear in every exchange. Her meekness is maddening. So I guess we shouldn’t be surprised she lacks the…

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