Trump Cracks Down on ‘Rampant Abuse’ of Asylum Process in New Memo

President Trump announced new changes to the asylum process in an effort to “safeguard our system against rampant abuse.” In a presidential memorandum sent to Attorney General William Barr and Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan Monday night, the White House outlined a series of measures to strengthen the U.S.’s immigration laws. “Our immigration and asylum system…

Trump officials clash with Congress over hearing demands

A series of battles between Trump administration officials and congressional Democrats escalated over the weekend as one high-profile Cabinet member threatened to boycott a scheduled hearing and another official was facing the threat of contempt proceedings. Attorney General Bill Barr has been slated to appear before the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday to testify on the process behind the…

Rosenstein slams Obama administration for choosing ‘not to publicize full story’ of Russia hacking

Beleaguered Justice Department No. 2 Rod Rosenstein raised eyebrows Thursday night with a private speech in which he took a swipe at the Obama administration and slammed ex-FBI boss James Comey. Rosenstein, the U.S. deputy attorney general who supervised the Mueller investigation, spoke out publically for the first time since the report was released, criticizing the Obama administration’s…

Expect Liberal Meltdown As Usual When Trump Addresses The NRA Tomorrow

It’s here. The National Rifle Association’s Annual Meeting has arrived. And it also happened to coincide with the 2019 NFL Draft. Needless to say, it’s going to be a hectic weekend. The Institute for Legislative Affairs, the NRA’s lobbying arm, also has their leadership forum on Friday, where President Donald J. Trump and Vice President…

Trump World ramps up campaign to turn tables in Russia case, target Dems who ‘colluded’

As Democratic leaders tentatively took impeachment proceedings off the docket this week, the White House put payback on the front burner — calling for closer looks into everyone from the FBI officials who investigated the Russia case to allies of Hillary Clinton’s campaign who solicited foreign help during the 2016 presidential campaign. “All those things have to be explored…

Jordan demands answers over Democrats’ secret meetings about Trump-focused probes

House Oversight Committee Ranking Member Jim Jordan demanded answers from committee Chairman Elijah Cummings Tuesday over the secret meetings he held with other House committee leaders related to their sweeping Trump-focused investigations. Jordan, R-Ohio, who first raised questions about a secret Memorandum of Understanding, or MOU, between Cummings, D-Md., and House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif.,…

Sri Lanka on edge after local Islamic militant group blamed for Easter Sunday attacks: report

Sri Lanka took drastic steps Monday to crack down on new potential terror threats by blocking social media and arresting more than a dozen after a series of suicide bombings allegedly carried out by a domestic radical Islamic group ripped through its capital on Easter Sunday. The country’s health minister said the attacks, which killed…

Mueller’s report reveals Russia investigation was tainted by ‘Clinton dirt’, Devin Nunes says

California Republican Devin Nunes told Fox News’ Sean Hannity on Thursday evening that the Robert Mueller report shows “Clinton dirt” compiled by former British spy tainted the Russia investigation. The ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee said the report on page 11 confirms that the salacious Steele dossier was used as part of the memo that…

Mueller report shows probe did not find collusion evidence, reveals Trump efforts to sideline key players

After two years of suspense, Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report was released into Washington’s partisan scrum Thursday showing investigators did not find evidence of collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russia – as Attorney General Bill Barr declared last month – but revealing an array of controversial actions by the president that were examined as part of…

The Mueller Report On Trump-Russia Collusion Isn’t Released…And The Liberal Media Is Already Melting Like Chernobyl

Today is the day. It’s arrived. The report by Special Counsel Robert Mueller is about to be released. Attorney General William Barr will host a press conference at 9:30 A.M EST. Congress will receive their copies of it at 11 A.M. President Trump could host his own presser after the attorney general concludes his event…

Catholics Mourn Notre Dame, Bystanders Break Out in Song and Prayer

As Notre Dame Cathedral burns, it isn’t only Parisians feeling the weight of the flames. Catholics around the world are mourning the sight. The Catholic Association’s Senior Fellow, Ashley McGuire, was just as devastated. “Catholics everywhere are devastated by the destruction of Notre Dame,” she wrote in a statement. “For centuries, the cathedral has been…

Unreal: AOC Tells Dan Crenshaw to ‘Go Do Something’ About Terrorism

Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s response to Republican colleague Rep. Dan Crenshaw (Texas) drew the ire of conservatives for telling the former Navy SEAL he should “go do something” about terrorism. Crenshaw had initially commented that Omar was the “First member of Congress to ever describe terrorists who killed thousands of Americans on 9/11 as ‘some…

Barr testifies ‘spying did occur’ on Trump campaign, amid reported review of informant’s role

Attorney General Bill Barr testified Wednesday that he believes “spying did occur” on the Trump campaign in 2016, as he vowed to review the conduct of the FBI’s original Russia probe — and the focus of a related internal review shifted to the role of a key FBI informant. “I think spying did occur. The question is whether…

You Go, Girl! Candace Owens Blasts Dems For Splicing Her Video To Fit Their Despicable Narrative

Prager University’s Candace Owens appeared in front of the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday to testify about white nationalism in America. In typical liberal fashion, Democrats on the Committee attempted to spin Owens’ previous words explaining nationalism. Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) decided to play a 30 second clip of of Owens’ video of her explaining…

Barr to face grilling on Mueller report summary at Capitol Hill hearing

Attorney General William Barr is set to testify Tuesday morning on Capitol Hill, in his first appearance before lawmakers since he revealed the long-awaited central findings of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Top Democrats have made it clear that, following multiple media reports citing leaks from those close to Mueller’s team, Barr will…

U.S. NEWS ICE arrests more than 280 at Texas business, biggest workplace immigration raid in a decade

Federal immigration authorities arrested more than 280 employees of a Texas company in what officials said was the biggest single workplace raid in a decade. The homeland security investigations unit of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) said the employees of CVE Technology Group Inc. in the city of Allen, north of Dallas, were arrested on…