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Ted Cruz tells Bernie Sanders to put his money where his mouth is

Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, has issued a new challenge to his favorite CNN debate punching bag, the socialist senator from Vermont Bernie …

President Trump Wants to Send Man to the Moon Again

However, funding remains a problem for NASA.<p>The Trump administration wants NASA to send astronauts to the moon again.<p>NPR reports President Donald …

Space Exploration

NY Democrat Slams Party for Impeachment Talk: Trump Has 'One of the Best Records I've Ever Seen'

One prominent New York Democrat is bucking his party’s national trend by highlighting what he sees as President Donald Trump’s accomplishments during …

After Blasting Tax Reform as 'Tax Break to Billionaires,' Bernie Sanders Reluctantly Makes an Admission

When the Republicans in the House and Senate passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, Democrats were viciously opposed to it. According to them, the bill …

The invisible wall: how Trump is slowing immigration without laying a brick

While Trump’s ‘great, great wall’ has yet to materialize, his administration has quietly built a barrier of bans, roadblocks and bureaucratic burdens<p>Donald Trump has failed to add another inch to the country’s border wall between the US and Mexico, but his administration this year has quietly …

Immigration

Media warn about a tax apocalypse and other outlandish journalistic offenses

There’s lying like a rug and lying like the media. In the former, the person just collapses motionless. In the latter, the person actively seeks to distort the truth and convince people that a tax cut is actually a hike.<p>That’s the script of almost every major media disaster in 2017. Journalists …

Democrats Are Fooling Themselves About Tax Reform's Unpopularity

According to political analysts, 2018 Democrats will use the just-passed tax reform as a way to argue that the Republican Party is the party of the …

U.S. Politics

A deafening media silence on the Obama-Hezbollah scandal

Politico published a jaw-dropping, meticulously sourced investigative piece this week detailing how the Obama administration had secretly undermined …

Hell freezes over: Media start admitting that Trump's first year isn't a flop

I have sensed for weeks now that some in the media were on the verge of rolling out a contrary take on President Trump’s first year in office.<p>And in the wake of yesterday’s final passage of massive tax cuts, that moment has arrived.<p>The dominant media narrative, of course, is that Trump hasn’t …

Stocks at highest value vs sales since dot-com bust

215e5751-3e01-43de-a73f-066dce977451<p>Stocks at highest value vs sales since dot-com …

Donald Trump

Podcast: The Intolerance of the Left

Kim Holmes, author of the “The Closing of the Liberal Mind,” joins us today to talk about group identity politics, why the left shuts down debate, …

These Companies Have Promised to Give Employees Bonuses Because the Tax Bill Passed

Several companies announced new investments, minimum wage hikes and employee bonuses on Wednesday as a result of the passage of Republican tax reform …

Face facts, America, Donald Trump is a success. Let's count the ways.

It is time for us to give him a fair shake.<p>White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders recently tweeted, “Which is the more underreported story of @POTUS year one? Defeat of ISIS. Booming Trump economy”<p>Sanders asked the question for a good reason. The good news of Trump’s presidency hasn't …

Donald Trump

Rep. Lieu: We will “try to impeach Donald Trump” if he fires Mueller

Top Senate Russia investigator Mark Warner makes unprecedented floor speech warning Trump against firing Special Counsel Bob Mueller, saying any …

US making plans for 'bloody nose’ military attack on North Korea

America is drawing up plans for a “bloody nose” military attack on North Korea to stop its nuclear weapons programme, The Telegraph understands.<p>The …

Black Conservative Drops a TRUTH BOMB About Racism in America

Vlogger Candace Owens posted a video about racism in America. She focused primarily on how the Left abuses the word “racist” and “racism” as a means …

Politics and Government

7:42 PM ET Thu, 24 May 2018<p>The collapse of a scheduled nuclear summit makes it hard to avoid the conclusion that, on North Korea, President Trump …

Donald Trump

Poland cries foul as EU triggers ‘nuclear option’ over judicial independence

The Polish government has accused the European commission of a politically motivated attack after the EU’s executive body triggered a process that could see the country stripped of voting rights in Brussels, over legal changes that the bloc claims threaten the independence of the judiciary.<p>In a …

Europe

2017 U.S. Crime Rates Expected To Show Drop-Off

<b>Updated at 5:01 p.m. ET</b><p>This week alone, Attorney General Jeff Sessions has visited three states to push the Justice Department's efforts to crack down on what he describes as a crime wave sweeping the nation.<p>And while crime levels have risen the past two consecutive years from historic lows, a …

Crime

AP FACT CHECK: Trump doesn't wait for facts in Amtrak crash

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump isn't waiting for the facts to emerge from the deadly Amtrak train derailment south of Seattle before using the accident to plug his infrastructure plan.<p>Trump's first tweet on the accident Monday: "The train accident that just occurred in DuPont, WA shows …

Donald Trump

Wells Fargo, AT&T Try to Show Unpopular Tax Cut Aids Workers

Looks likes corporate America is trying to sway public opinion on the unpopular tax bill -- or at least gain favor with the president.<p>Donald Trump …

Finance

House gives final approval to tax bill, delivering victory to Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives gave final approval on Wednesday to the biggest overhaul of the U.S. tax code in 30 years, sending a sweeping $1.5 trillion tax bill to President Donald Trump for his signature.<p>In sealing Trump's first major legislative …

Mitch McConnell