Speaker Ryan Throwing McConnell Under The Bus? We Passed 337 Bills; The Senate Is Clogging The Works

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan sat down with Fox News’ Sean Hannity who while measured, obviously was not happy with the pace at which his Senate colleagues were working on passing legislation. As of September 22, the House has passed 337 bills. They’ve passed Obamacare repeal, school choice for...

Here Are The Details of President Trump’s Tax Plan

Wednesday afternoon from Indianapolis, Indiana, President Trump will lay out his vision for comprehensive tax reform. He will give a speech at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, the same place where former Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed the largest tax cut in Indiana history back in 2014, which promoted job growth...

Senate Republicans won’t vote on last-ditch bill to dismantle ObamaCare

Senate Republicans said Tuesday they no longer plan to vote on the Graham-Cassidy bill that would have dismantled ObamaCare, after several GOP senators said they would not support the measure.  The decision apparently was made in a closed-door meeting. Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., shook his head and said “no” when...

Tea Party Group Skewers GOP’s ‘Meaningless’ Promises

Right after news broke that GOP leadership will not be bringing the Graham-Cassidy bill to the floor Tuesday, lacking the votes, conservative groups raised their voices. The Tea Party Patriots were incensed that Republican politicians can dare to still hold their heads high on Capitol Hill having broken their promises....

Trump Announces New Travel Ban Restrictions For Additional Countries

President Trump issued an executive order Sunday night expanding travel restrictions from his previous travel ban to include additional countries. Sudan has been dropped from the original travel ban list, while Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen, and Somalia remain. North Korea, Chad and Venezuela have been added with varying levels of...

Seahawks, Titans, Steelers stay in locker rooms during national anthem as more players protest

Three NFL teams stayed in their locker rooms during the national anthem ahead of NFL games on Sunday, as a growing number of players from other teams joined in protest by kneeling on the field. As the national anthem rang out at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, neither the Tennessee Titans...

Trump responds after North Korea threatens hydrogen bomb test

Amid new North Korean threats to test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean, President Trump tweeted Friday that the rogue regime’s leader would be “tested like never before.” Trump, during a speech at the United Nations General Assembly earlier this week, warned the U.S. would “totally destroy” North Korea...

Trump Admin Announces DACA Phaseout Details

  Following President Donald Trump’s decision to phase out the Deferred Action Against Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS) officials announced implementation details. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on September 5 that DACA, an executive amnesty created under the Obama Administration, would be phased out over...

Trump Vindicated: Report Says Obama Government Wiretapped Trump Campaign

U.S. investigators wiretapped President Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort,  according to a report  by CNN that vindicates the president’s earlier claims, which were mocked as a conspiracy theory. President Trump had tweeted on March 4: “Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my “wires tapped” in Trump Tower just before the victory. Nothing found....

The Emmys Had Their Lowest Ratings Ever

Bad news for Stephen Colbert:  Nobody watched  the Emmy Awards this year. Only about 11.38 million people watched, which was 10 percent less than last year’s show, which was the previous record low number of viewers. Emmy winners included “Veep,” “The Handmaid’s Tale,” and “Big Little Lies.” From Deadline Hollywood: With 11.38...

She’s On A Rampage: ‘Sour Loser’ Hillary Wrote Book to Take Revenge on Sanders

Democrats were worried about Hillary Clinton’s new book, and those fears were proven right. The former first lady and two-time presidential loser has been on a tear, dishing out punishment to people she felt screwed her over during the 2016 election. Sure, there’s sexism, Russia, the FBI, and the media—the...

Study Finds Media Coverage of Trump During Summer Was 91 Percent Negative

Media coverage of President Trump this summer was overwhelmingly negative, the Media Research Center found in a new study.  More than that, however, broadcast network evening newscasts focused on the Trump administration much more than they did former President Obama’s administration. Since Inauguration Day (January 20), Media Research Center analysts...

ESPN: Where You Can Call Trump A Racist, But Get Suspended When You Say Politics Is Killing The Network

The recent controversy surrounding ESPN and anchor Jemele Hill, who went on a Twitter tirade, calling President Trump a white supremacist. The sports network  released a statement  saying, “the comments from Twitter from Jemele Hill regarding the President do not represent the position of ESPN. We have addressed this with Jemele and she...

Bannon seizes the spotlight as he mounts campaign against GOP establishment

One thing is clear after his “60 Minutes”  interview : Steve Bannon is a newsmaking machine. Nearly a dozen major headlines emerged from his sitdown with Charlie Rose, which was not just the first TV interview since Bannon resigned as President Trump’s chief strategist, but his first TV interview ever.  So...

Trump Reportedly Willing To Work With Schumer to Repeal Debt Ceiling

President Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) have reportedly struck a gentleman’s agreement to repeal the debt ceiling in the current budget negotiations that saw Trump side with Democrats. Republicans wanted an eighteen-month increase, but Democrats wanted a three-month extension, setting the stage for another fiscal shut down...

2,139 DACA Recipients Convicted or Accused of Crimes Against Americans

As Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the end of the Obama-created Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), from which more than 800,000 un-vetted young illegal aliens have been given protected status and work permits, the number of them who are convicted criminals, gang members, or suspects in crimes remains staggering....

Republicans divided on Trump’s expected DACA announcement

Some top Republicans have spoken out to challenge President Trump’s expected announcement Tuesday that reportedly calls for the end of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. House Speaker Paul Ryan  and other Republicans  urged Trump to hold off on scrapping the program and allow lawmakers some time to come...

You Better Believe the Cleveland Police Responded to the Browns Players Who Took a Knee

Several Cleveland Browns players chose not to stand for the national anthem last week. As a result of their disrespect, the Cleveland police union informed the team that they will have to find someone else to hold the American flag at their next game. “It’s just ignorant for someone to...

Trump pushing for $6 billion in Harvey recovery funding

President Trump is requesting that nearly $6 billion be made available for the Harvey recovery process. The administration urged Congress on Thursday to approve and provide $5.95 billion for the initial response and recovery efforts related to the devastating hurricane affecting parts of Texas and Louisiana,  Axios reported. A senior administration...