Politics

Here’s who is performing at Trump’s Inauguration

President Obama's time in the White House was heavily characterized by his close relationships with many celebrities such as Beyoncé, Jay Z, Will Smith,...

Justice Clarence Thomas: First African-American Supreme Court Justice to Administer Oath of Office

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas will administer The Oath of Office to Vice President-elect Mike Pence Friday, thus making him the first African American Supreme...

Six Leftist Myths About Donald Trump Debunked

Throughout Donald Trump’s presidential run, he has been portrayed as an incredibly polarizing and controversial figure. Recently, so many rumors about Trump have been...

Meet Michael DeSantis: Nation’s Youngest Congressional Campaign Manager

At just 18 years old, Michael DeSantis is the CEO & Founder of American Dream Capital & Consulting (ADCC) "a firm dedicated to having its...

Trump goes on the offensive in latest fued with Rep. Lewis

President-elect Donald Trump took to Twitter again to go after Georgia Congressman John Lewis. Lewis has came and stated that he will be boycotting the...

Senator Ted Cruz sets the record straight after Al Franken accuses AG nominee of...

There have been countless attacks made against virtually every individual who President-elect Donald Trump has appointed to positions in the incoming Presidential Administration. Some...

Economy and Terrorism Top Priorities for Americans Looking Towards Trump Administration

As America prepares to usher a new President into the White House, the world seems to hold their breath in anticipation of Inauguration Day....

Little Marco isn’t so little anymore

Who could forget President-elect Donald Trump's constant name calling throughout the presidential campaign? "Low-energy Jeb" "Lyin' Ted" "Crooked Hillary" These were just a few. A more notable one was Trump's...

Mike Lee to combat Trump’s proposed tariffs

Throughout this past election cycle, President-elect Donald Trump has been an outspoken critic of businesses relocating or extending their services to other countries. By...

MLK Day: Martin Luther King III meets with Donald Trump

Today is the day we honor the legacy of the Reverend and Civil Rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. What better way to spend...

WATCH: Lindsey Graham defends Sessions as NAACP leader claims racism (VIDEO)

Perhaps the most controversial of the cabinet appointments which President-elect Donald Trump has made is his selection of Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions to be...

Peter Thiel considers a run for California Governor

It is abundantly clear that California is among the most liberal states in the country. In fact, during the last general election for Senate...

Top 10 most Influential US Politicians of 2016

2016 was a rough time when it came to politics, especially for the Democrats. The country was more divided than any other election in...

Trump blasts Rep. Lewis on Twitter

President-elect Donald Trump hit hard against Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) in two tweets Saturday morning following the congressman’s plans to boycott next week’s inauguration....

House approves budget resolution to begin the process of repealing and replacing the Affordable...

The Senate approved a budget resolution earlier this week to begin dismantling the Affordable Care Act. The measure moved to the House of Representatives...

What was the top issue to millennial voters in the 2016 election?

A recent study conducted following the 2016 election shows that the economy was the top issue most to millennial voters. The study was conducted by the Millennial Impact Report,...

CNN Hosts Town Hall With Speaker Ryan

Following its town hall with Senator Bernie Sanders, CNN Thursday hosted a town hall with Republican Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.  Ryan took...

Biden awarded presidential Medal of Freedom

WASHINGTON -- President Obama awarded Vice President Biden with the presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday. During an honorable tribute to the Vice President, Obama...

Waiver passes for Gen. Mattis to serve as Secretary of Defense

During General James Mattis' Senate Armed Services Committee hearing, the wavier that was required for him to have in order to serve as Secretary of Defense...

Hillary Clinton’s prospective EPA pick: “Likely an African American”

Throughout the week, the confirmation hearings for President-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet picks have dominated a major part of our news cycle. As C-SPAN continues...

The Changing Demographics Of American Politics

It's no lie that political landscapes have become increasingly raucous in recent months -- what with the outrageous election and its constant mud-slinging. Could this...

FDA claims companies that show e-cigs as better than cigarettes are acting “illegally”

Recently in the Federal Register, the FDA made an "interesting" conclusion about manufacturers of e-cigarettes, aka smokeless tobacco vaporizers.  Their statement concludes that in...

Rubio Voices Support for Jeff Sessions for Attorney General

Marco Rubio issued the following statement earlier today in reference to Donald Trump’s nomination of U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions from Alabama for attorney general. "Serving...

Small Business Owner Confronts Bernie Sanders At Town Hall

Earlier this week, CNN held a town hall with former Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.  The event hosted by Chris Cuomo focused on how the...

Tillerson’s Response Leads to Laughter in Confirmation Hearing

Laughter erupted after former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson refused to answer a question asked by, former Clinton VP choice, Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.). In...

Email Privacy Act introduced to the House

Representative Kevin Yoder (R-Kansas), reintroduced the Email Privacy Act to the House on Monday. The legislation would amend the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986,...

Trump to CNN reporter: ‘You’re fake news’

President-elect Trump is not one to shy away from a fight -- especially one with the mainstream media. Throughout the campaign he attacked reporters...

Rand Paul’s balanced budget proposal overwhelmingly shot down in Senate

For years, Republicans have promised that it is only with more power will they be able to advance a meaningful, fiscal conservative agenda. After...

Jared Kushner to become senior advisor to Trump

The presidential transition team announced Monday that Jared Kushner, who is Donald Trumps son in law and one of his top campaign advisors, will...

Your Guide to Every Current Proposed Republican Immigration Law

Driven to not waste their current advantage in the House and the Senate, Republican members have introduced a flurry of new legislation poised to...

PA Congressman Fires Warning Shot to Sanctuary Cities

Immigration policy has taken the forefront national discourse heading into President-elect Donald Trump's first term in office, and a handful of American cities have vowed...

What You Need to Know About Gun Rights and Medical Marijuana Cards

An interesting case was ruled on this year by the Ninth Circuit Court regarding gun rights for people who hold medical marijuana cards. Rowan Wilson,...

Congressman Massie on how to successfully run for office

Congressman Massie out of Kentucky spoke at Turning Point USA's Winter in West Palm Beach last month. Massie gave his advice for young people...

Trump’s electoral college victory certified, House Democrats object (VIDEO)

A joint session of Congress officially certified Donald Trump as the winner of the Electoral College on Friday. During the vote count, several House...

GOP Congressman removes ‘art’ depicting police as pigs from the Capitol

After a week of media scrutiny and protests by current and former law enforcement officers against a piece of artwork that denigrated police and...

Mayor Pete Buttigieg Enters Race For DNC Chair

The mayor of South Bend Indiana Pete Buttigieg has enter the fray in hope of becoming the next chair of the Democratic National Committee....

Rubio, Davidson Reintroduce Legislation to Stop IRS Death Tax Overreach

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Representative Warren Davidson (R-OH) today reintroduced in the House and the Senate the Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act,...

Biden: “Grow up, Donald!”

In an interview with PBS NewsHour that aired Thursday, Vice President Joe Biden had some stern words for the President-elect; "Grow up Donald!" Biden had...

Planned Parenthood to be Defunded

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan said on Thursday that, “Planned Parenthood legislation will be in our reconciliation bill,” He has also stated that the...

Senator still opposes Gen. Mattis after meeting with him

As previously reported, New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand was the first member of Congress to voice opposition for retired Marine General James Mattis to be the...

Rand Paul speaks out against leadership on Senate floor

Much like his father, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul has never been afraid to take a stand. He frequently touts his fiscal conservative record and...

Obamacare repeal vote already passed in the Senate

It is no secret that a top priority for virtually every Republican is to repeal Obamacare. With Republican control of the House of Representatives,...

Former ‘Breaking Bad’ star fighting election fraud accusation

Steven Michael Quezada, who formerly starred on the hit popular show Breaking Bad, is disputing the claims of his former opponent in the race for...

Ted Cruz introduces Term Limits Amendment

On Tuesday, Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Representative Ron DeSantis (R-Florida) introduced a Constitutional Amendment to impose term limits on all members of Congress....

Paul Ryan voted Speaker with near unanimous majority within GOP

On October 29, 2015, Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan was elected to become the next Speaker of the House of Representatives. After a grassroots movement...

Pence: GOP will keep its promise to repeal Obamacare

After a meeting with GOP lawmakers on Wednesday, Vice President-elect Mike Pence assured reporters that the party will keep its campaign promise to repeal...

Omarosa Manigault to join Trump White House team

Omarosa Manigault will be taking a position in the Trump White House team focusing on public engagement, as reported by the Associated Press on...

Like Hillary, Nancy Pelosi had more defectors during voting

It seems the Democratic party is not following the "Stronger Together" plan. During the yesterday's vote for Speaker of the House, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi had...

NY Governor offers free college proposal

In the State of New York, low income students may soon be able to attend public state universities for free, according to a recent...

Marco Rubio announces committee assignments for the 115th Congress

On the first official day of his second term, Marco Rubio announced all of his committee assignments for the 115th congress. Rubio ended up picking...

Hillary Clinton set to attend Trump’s inauguration

The past year's Presidential election certainly was among the most grueling and personal in recent memory -- if not ever. Since Donald Trump shocked...

Gretchen Whitmer announces plans to run for Governor of Michigan in 2018

In the 2018 midterm elections, Michigan's two-term Republican Governor Rick Snyder will be term limited out of office. Among the highlights of the controversial...

GOP Senators introduce legislation to move Israel’s U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem

Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX), Dean Heller (R-NV), and Marco Rubio (R-FL) have introduced the Jerusalem Embassy and Recognition Act in the Senate, legislation that...

CNN’s Van Jones believes “The Clinton days are over”

Now that Hillary Clinton has lost the 2016 presidential election, CNN commentator Van Jones is predicting that the Clinton's influence over the Democratic Party...

Trump Wishes Happy New Year To All, Including Enemies

Donald Trump took to Twitter early this morning to wish everyone a Happy New Year including those who might not even be his biggest...

Inauguration Survival Guide

Inauguration Day is less than a month away, so how can you get prepared for January 20th and the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Here...

Hope From a Blue State

While Republicans across the country celebrated great victories all across the country in 2014 and had many electoral successes in 2016 as well, those...

Black Millennials Are Leaving the Democratic Party

After the shocking results of the 2016 election, most analysts focused on the shift among working-class whites towards Donald Trump. However, there was another...

Marco Rubio Welcomes New Sanctions Against Russia

Senator Marco Rubio released a statement Thursday afternoon welcoming the new sanctions  placed against Russia by the Obama administration. Miami, FL – U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) released...

The Other Side Of The Unemployment Problem

When talking about unemployment and the unemployment rate it seems like we always talk about it as if the problem is that there simply...

National Reciprocity Under President Trump?

For all of us gun lovers out there national reciprocity has been a long time dream.  Currently individual states decide whether or not they...

Roe v. Wade: What Would It Take For an Overturn?

When you talk to many reluctant Trump voters one of the main reasons they cite for supporting the President in the end is so...

Anthony Bourdain slams ‘privileged left’ on political correctness

The new year is almost here and President-Elect Trump will be taking office in no time. But the question still remains: what cost the...

Obama to meet with congressional Democrats to discuss how to stop ACA repeal

President Obama is scheduled to meet with Democrats in the House and Senate on Wednesday to discuss a strategy to block the Republicans' plan...

Cardinal Dolan among Prominent Clergy to Pray at Inauguration

Six prominent clergy members which including a Catholic cardinal, two minority Protestant leaders and a Hebrew rabbi are scheduled to pray at Donald Trump’s inauguration. Cardinal Dolan's appearance could...

Obama: My friends never call me ‘Mr. President’

President Barack Obama recently sat down for an interview with his former senior adviser David Axelrod, on his new podcast called "The Axe Files."...

Obama Places Sanctions on Russia

This past Wednesday, President Obama announced that he felt it was time to retaliate against Russia for interfering in the 2016 election. This announcement...

5 Podcasts I Loved This Year

I spend a decent amount of time in my car.  I used to listen to audio-books to deal with the drive time, but I...

Credit Card Surcharges Case Will Go Before SCOTUS

Credit card surcharges are annoying.  While these charges are an annoyance to customers, but the cost burden that credit card companies impose can be...

Lewis and Clarke Are Going to Court

Lewis and Clarke have been on a multi-year journey that is finally coming to ahead.  No this isn’t the famous duo of explorers we...

Spicer: “Business as Usual is Over”

Incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer, says that the status quo, that we know from the Obama administration, will be over as soon as the...

Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz slam Kerry’s speech on Israel

Senator Marco Rubio came out with a powerful statement Wednesday denouncing Secretary of State John Kerry for his defense of the decision for the Obama Administration to allow...

Israel in the Last Days of Obama

In their last 24 days in office, Barack Obama and John Kerry are seeking to achieve a peaceful two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict....

Netanyahu ‘deeply disappointed’ in Kerry’s speech regarding U.N.

Secretary of State John Kerry delivered a speech Wednesday regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is "deeply disappointed" in what Kerry...

Hillary Clinton hints at political activity in 2017

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton signaled she was ready to come back into the spotlight for Donald Trump’s presidency, according to a message of...

GOP Plans to Target Unions Throughout the Country

As Republicans have attained political dominance over the country, there are many reforms which they wish to accomplish. Those include both classroom reform, school...

Shark Kevin O’Leary on Running for Canada’s Conservative Party Leader

The Trump effect has spread to Canada! On OLearyForCanada.ca , Shark Tank shark and multi-millionaire Kevin O'Leary is beginning to dip his toes into Canadian...

Trump’s Biggest Allies in Congress

With the President-elect being sworn in now less than a month away, he has been strengthening relationships within Congress to pass his agenda, which...

Trump claims NBC as “dishonest” regarding quotes on U.S. nuclear buildup

President-elect Donald Trump condemned NBC News as “dishonest” in comments over the weekend, insisting the media outlet had deliberately misquoted him on his request to...

Hillary Clinton Named to GQ’s List of Least Influential People of 2016

Former Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton made GQ magazine's list of 2016's least influential people. Drew Magary, who complied the "anger-fueled list of everyone who ruined...

Corrupt Blago seeks pardon in last days of Obama Administration

In 2011 former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich was sentenced to 14 years in prison for attempting to sell the US Senate seat which had...

Schumer Dismisses Staffers to Take Democrats in New Direction

In an act incongruent to the holiday spirit, newly appointed Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer dismissed staffers representing the Senate Democratic Media Center on...

Can Government Ban Sex Offenders from Social Media?

Currently the state of North Carolina has a law on the books banning individuals who appear on the state's registry of sex offenders from...

Trump Shows Strength in Seeking to Modernize Outdated U.S. Nuclear Capabilites

Thursday morning, President-elect Donald Trump tweeted: The United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability until such time as the world comes to...

Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Won’t Seek Tillerson’s Tax Returns

Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson will not be required to turn over his tax returns to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, as Senate Foreign...

North Carolina Legislature Fails to Repeal HB2

The North Carolina Legislature held a special session on Wednesday regarding the repeal of House Bill 2, the controversial bill signed by Governor McCrory...

Ranked Choice Voting Comes to Maine and I Love It

While Ranked Choice Voting is used around the country by some municipalities, counties, and other small political districts Maine has become the first state...

The Best Christmas Present I Ever Got For Myself

This year I decided I was going to treat myself for Christmas, so I went out and purchased my first handgun.  I had been...

Trump Releases Nuclear Agenda

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump called on Thursday for the country to expand its nuclear weapons capabilities until the world "comes to its senses". Which is...

How the Tennessee Walking Horse Industry is Being Trampled On

Shelbyville, Tennessee, better known as the Walking Horse Capital of the World, has been on the edge for the last few years as the...

Kellyanne Conway named Counselor to the President

Donald Trump announced Thursday morning that Kellyanne Conway, his former campaign manager, will serve as counselor to the president. In a statement released by the...

Congress: Obama Admin Fired Top Scientist to Advance Climate Change Plans

A new congressional investigation has found that the Obama administration fired a top scientist and intimidated staff at the Department of Energy in order to...

Boeing CEO says new Air Force one will be built for less after Trump...

On Wednesday, the CEO of Boeing reassured President-elect Trump that the company will build a new Air Force One less that what was originally...

Pro-Life Groups Write Open Letter to President Elect

Recently a coalition of Pro-Life groups sent an open letter to President Elect Donald Trump concerning his appointments to the Supreme Court of the...

Top Four Things The Left Blame For Trump’s Election

When a smart political party loses, they ask themselves "What did we do wrong that the people did not support us?" When a dumb political...

Watch this Ohio Elector Burn Anti-Trump Letters Begging Him to Vote Against Trump

Much of the left and other anti-Trump activists have been outspoken towards members of the Electoral College to vote against President-Elect Donald Trump. Sheriff Richard...

Official Schedule of Donald Trump Presidential Inauguration Events Released

The President-elect Donald Trump takes office in exactly 30 days. Some plans for his inauguration have finally been released today. Here's a quick guide...

Carl Ichan Named Advisor the Trump Administration

Wall Street maverick Carl Icahn will advise President-elect Trump on matters of regulatory reform, in an advisory role for the Trump administration. Icahn and Trump...

Trump’s latest Ambassador pick

President Elect Trump has selected David Friedman, a prominent bankruptcy lawyer and strong advocate for the state of Israel to be in charge of...

Trump meets with Mexican billionaire, now calls him a “great guy”

President-elect Donald Trump recently met with Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, whom he said during his campaign was part of a global anti-Trump conspiracy. The two...

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