President Trump warns Google about the relationship with China

U.S. 07/26/19, 12:01

President Donald Trump on Friday, July 26, mentioned possible concerns about the relationship between Google and China, hinting that the investigation is going on. "There may or may not be National Security concerns with regard to Google and their relationship with China. If there is a problem, we will find out ...

The left’s attacks on the electoral college are all about political power

Opinion 07/26/19, 05:18

It seems that there isn’t a prominent progressive left in America who hasn’t come out in favor of abolishing the Electoral College. The latest is Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., who called for an end to our 200-plus-year-old presidential election system on Twitter earlier this month. Sanders didn’t explain why he wanted to ditch the ...

Mitch McConnell objects to two election security bills from Democrats

U.S. 07/26/19, 04:59

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), on Thursday, July 25, blocked votes on two bills arguing Democrats are trying to give themselves a "political benefit." McConnell rejected Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s request for consent to pass a House bill that requires the use of paper ballots and includes funding for the ...

Pompeo reaches out to new UK government on Iran

U.S. 07/26/19, 03:45

The U.S. State Department said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has reached out and spoken with Great Britain's new Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab about discussing key global priorities, including countering Iran's attempts to expand its nuclear program and strengthening the NATO alliance. Raab was appointed to the post by Great Britain's ...

President Trump celebrates new Defense Secretary Mark Esper

U.S. 07/25/19, 16:22

President Donald J. Trump on Thursday celebrated his new secretary of defense with pomp and pageantry at the Pentagon. President Trump, with Vice President Mike Pence and Pentagon leaders partook in a full honors welcome ceremony that includes a 21-gun-salute, for Mark Esper, who was sworn in on Tuesday. Beautiful Welcome Ceremony ...

Democrats continue to investigate President Trump, call for more subpoenas

Politics 07/25/19, 14:10

A day after leading the underwhelming Mueller hearings on Capitol Hill, House Democrats are pressing forward with their investigations into President Trump, his administration, and his family. The House Oversight and Reform Committee, chaired by Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), voted on Thursday morning to authorize subpoenas to access to White House ...

Report: Pelosi refuses Nadler on impeachment after Mueller hearings

U.S. 07/25/19, 09:53

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is reported to have cooled impeachment fires on Wednesday and is unwilling to pursue impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump at this time. House Judiciary Committee Chairman, Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.), called for impeachment proceedings against President Trump to be launched during a closed-door meeting on Wednesday. ...

White House praises judge’s decision to allow asylum restrictions to continue

U.S. 07/25/19, 07:43

The White House on Wednesday, July 24, hailed a federal judge who ruled the Trump administration can enforce its new restrictions on asylum for people crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. Press secretary Stephanie Grisham said in a statement, "Today’s ruling in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia is ...