Policy and Politics

Thousands of fake or dead people enrolled in government phone program

Auditors said they plan to refer this company “for appropriate action” to the FCC.

Shadow President? Obama Meets With South Korean President To Discuss Trump

Former President Barack Obama seems to be feeling nostalgic for his old job, meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in Monday for 40 mi

The Little Known Story of the Declaration of Independence

What was truly revolutionary was not military success against all odds in the war for independence.

Gettysburg’s Citizen-Soldiers

America as we know it would not exist today, and the government of the people, by the people, and for the people would have perished.

Obama warns Americans about too much patriotism — on July 4th weekend!

While former presidents rarely criticize their successors at home, Obama took the unusual step of going to a foreign country to do it.

Confirmed: Sarin gas used in April attack

An investigation by the international chemical weapons watchdog confirmed sarin nerve gas was used in April 4 attack on a Syrian town.

It’s Time to Pull the Plug on August Recess

The norms of Washington—including a month-long recess—must never stand in the way of our efforts to act on the people’s priorities.

Maxine Waters said what?

According to Maxine Waters, 700,000,000,000 people will be harmed if Senate Republicans repeal and replace Obamacare.

Your tax Dollars wisely spent?

Feds Spend $20,000 on lewd Musical About Illegal Immigrantion

House passes 'Kate's Law'

In response to the 2015 murder of Kate Steinle by an immigrant who had been deported 5x and was convicted of seven felonies.

Congress has 'obligation' to call Obama to testify on Russia

Congress must seek answers from Obama as to why he did not do more to stop the cyberattacks during the campaign.

CNN faced $100M lawsuit over botched Russia story

CNN’s retraction of the Scaramucci story was the latest in a string of recent embarrassments.

Seattle Gun Tax Another Gun Control Failure

Seattle apparently forgot to learn the lessons of America’s murder capital.

No, Obamacare Repeal will Not kill tens of thousands

The hyperbole relies on cherry-picked data and outright distortions.

How to Reawaken a Sense of Solidarity in America

“it is often possible to recognize and respect the moral integrity of others even when we disagree with them.”

Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch could be jailed

It’s very serious. It’s the equivalent of obstruction of justice.

Did the FBI retaliate against Michael Flynn?

Secret memos show Trump adviser roiled bureau by intervening in agent’s discrimination case before he was targeted in Russia case.

Supreme Court strikes a blow against 19th century religious intolerance

Seven of the nine Supreme Court justices agreed on Monday that neither the federal government nor state governments are allowed to treat priv

Supreme Court Allows Travel Ban To Take Effect

The Supreme Court announced Monday that it will review lower court rulings blocking enforcement of President Donald Trump’s executive order o

A Victory at SCOTUS for Religious Freedom

In a major victory for religious freedom, the Supreme Court ruled today that states cannot exempt churches from benefiting from state program