Rand Paul

Rand Paul says it’s ‘naive’ to expect Russians to admit to election interference

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said on Tuesday that Russian officials refused to acknowledge interfering in the 2016 presidential campaign during his recent trip to Moscow and Saint Petersburg, which was encouraged by President Trump.<p>But Paul, a top Trump ally, called hopes that Russia would eventually …

Russia

Sen. Rand Paul Defends Dialogue With Russia

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) is on a political island, waging a lonely fight in Washington against shutting off all connections to Russia.<p>The junior …

Russia

Youths rampage and set cars on fire in Sweden - The Washington Post

1:03<p>Youths rampage and set cars on fire in Sweden<p>1:59<p>Italy: Rescuers work to free bridge collapse victims<p>0:25<p>'Oh, God! Oh, holy God!': A bridge in Italy collapses<p>0:44<p>Here's the moment a car crashed outside British Parliament<p>1:06<p>Who is Andrew Brunson?<p>0:42<p>Londoners help each other across makeshift …

Andrew Brunson

APNewsBreak: Johnson to make Libertarian bid for Senate seat

Former Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson began his campaign Tuesday to unseat New Mexico's junior Democratic senator, seeking political …

Business

Rand Paul says he delivered Trump letter to Putin

Updated: 10:51 AM ET, Wed August 8, 2018<p>(CNN) - Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul announced Wednesday that he delivered a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin from US President Donald Trump.<p>"I was honored to deliver a letter from President Trump to President Vladimir Putin's administration," …

Donald Trump

Libertarian Banned For Life on Twitter For Debate

In its overzealous policing of thought, Twitter has now picked a side on war and peace, apparently.<p>On August 13’s episode of Tucker Carlson Tonight, …

Conservative View

Sen. Rand Paul to bring back Russian commitments for two additional meetings with U.S. lawmakers

Senator Rand Paul said Tuesday that he will return from his Russia trip with commitments for two separate meetings with Russian officials in the …

Republicans

Sen. Rand Paul Stresses Nuclear Weapon Negotiations as Key Reason for His Russia Trip

"I think it's important that we have dialog between countries that control 90 percent of the nuclear weapons in the world," said Sen. Rand Paul …

Russia

PIERSON: Conservatives Are In Danger; Democrats, Media Helped Put Them There

CNN’s Jim Acosta recently declared himself a candidate for the most out-of-touch person in the country. “I’m very worried that the hostility whipped …

Donald Trump

The rise and fall of the alt-right

The less than 40 or so assorted racists that showed up for Unite the Right 2 rally in Washington, D.C., on Sunday represented in all likelihood the …

Rights & Freedoms

America’s Two-Party System Is a Triumph of Democracy

Thanks to unrestricted primaries, the parties are remarkably open things.<p>Bashing the American two-party system never goes out of style, but at …

Political Science

Rand Paul’s Comeback

Sen. Rand Paul has never been diffident about stirring up controversy on foreign-policy issues within the Republican party. After he helped to …

Republicans

Trump Is Quietly Destroying Obamacare While Helping Millions of Americans—Here’s How

Opinion<p>Posted: Aug 13, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>Despite …

Health Care

Convergence Is Worse Than Collusion

Trump and Putin share many more goals than just Trump’s election.<p>Two Donald Trump supporters were recently photographed at a rally wearing shirts emblazoned with the phrase I’d rather be Russian than a Democrat. To some supporters of President Trump, praising Russia and denigrating Democrats is …

Russia

Marco Rubio looks for his place in Trump’s Republican Party

WASHINGTON — After flaming out in the GOP presidential primary — and enduring rival Donald Trump’s taunts along the way — Sen. Marco Rubio is …

Politics

The Federal Reserve: Secretly Sticking It to Americans for Over 100 Years

In the aftermath of the 2008 Financial Crisis, the private Federal Reserve bank cartel was front and center as a target for public outrage. Former …

Central Banks

FBI agent Peter Strzok fired for anti-Trump texts - The Washington Post

1:41<p>FBI agent Peter Strzok fired for anti-Trump texts<p>1:52<p>Rick Gates admits extramarital affair in court<p>1:52<p>Rand Paul invites Russian officials to D.C.<p>4:28<p>What you need to know about Paul Manafort and the Foreign Agents Registration Act<p>1:57<p>Republicans and Democrats condemn foreign disinformation …

Donald Trump

The Myth of Watergate Bipartisanship

Reporters and political commentators often express frustrated surprise at the steadfast support of President Trump from most Republicans in the House and Senate. But they shouldn’t — it has happened before.<p>In fact, when these critics refer back to the Watergate era as a time of bipartisan …

Donald Trump

Republicans have spent $3.5 million at Trump properties | McClatchy Washington Bureau

At least 125 Republican campaigns and conservative political groups spent more than $3.5 million at President Donald Trump’s resorts, hotels and …

Donald Trump

Some Dare Call It Diplomacy

Opinion<p>Posted: Aug 13, 2018 12:10 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>President …

Conservative View

One year after Charlottesville, the Republican Party has lost all ability to condemn racism

It was one year ago this weekend that hundreds of neo-Nazis and white supremacists descended on Charlottesville, Va., for the now-infamous “Unite the Right” rally. We all know what happened next. Counter-protesters showed up to condemn their hateful message and the rally descended into violence, …

Rights & Freedoms

Ex-Virginia GOP Senate candidate shares voicemail allegedly left by white nationalist Jason Kessler

A Virginia Republican who lost his Senate primary bid earlier this year is alleging that white nationalist Jason Kessler, who is planning an …

Rights & Freedoms

Letters: Russia, Russia, Russia

Pro-America or pro-Russia<p>It has become depressingly obvious the modern GOP is nothing but a pro-Russian arm of President Vladimir Putin.<p>From the top …

Donald Trump

Could a Libertarian Represent the "People's Republic" of Boulder?

Roger Barris is trying to do what no other libertarian has done in Colorado: get into Congress.

Denver

Libertarians go local

You may know Glenn Jacobs as Kane, the longtime WWE wrestling star. His constituents in Knox County, Tenn., know him as their next mayor.<p>But Jacobs …

Politics

Conservatives call for constitutional intervention last seen 230 years ago

We’re either going to become a socialist, Marxist country like western Europe, or we’re going to be free Senator Tom Coburn<p>It’s been more than 230 years since America’s last constitutional convention, but there is growing confidence in some conservative circles that the next one is right around the …

Politics

Rand Paul's Russia trip is a visit of peace

As both Trump-deranged Democrats and "Never Trump" Republican hawks teamed up to attack Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., this week over his trip to Russia, …

Foreign Policy

Gabriella Muñoz

Gabriella Muñoz is a national and general assignment reporter for the Washington Times. A west coast native from California and Hawaii, Gabriella …

Donald Trump

Trump's Racist for Calling Don Lemon Dumb? 36 Whites Hit with Same Kind of Insult

Remember the charge that President Trump mocking Don Lemon and Maxine Waters as dummies was painted as racist? The other day, MRC analyst Nick …

Conservative View

It's Official: The Date for Judge Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Hearing Has Been Set

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley has officially released the dates for Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing to become the …

Conservative View