FBI Official Peter Strzok Texted Last Year About Special Counsel: ‘No Big There There’

Senior FBI official Peter Strzok originally did not want to join the special counsel team because there’s “no big there there,” his text messages reveal. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

WATCH: ‘Dreamers’ Storm Schumer’s New York City Home, Demand Amnesty ‘Now’

Protesters stormed the home of Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on Tuesday demanding Congress grant them amnesty. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Disney to Give Employees $1K Cash Bonuses and Launch $50M Education Program

Another 125,000 American workers will get bonuses following the historic tax overhaul passed late last year. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Conservative Jeanne Ives Takes on Republican Incumbent Governor Bruce Rauner in Illinois

Illinois State Representative Jeanne Ives is a U.S. Army veteran who served her country overseas. Now, the third-term Republican has taken on her toughest challenge yet: running against incumbent Governor Bruce Rauner in the Illinois primary March 20. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Rep. Paul Gosar on #ReleaseTheMemo: Obama’s ‘Weaponization’ of DOJ and Intelligence Services Links to Fast and Furious, IRS, and Benghazi Scandal

The Obama administration weaponized the Department of Justice and intelligence services in pursuit of partisan political purposes, Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) suggested on Monday. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Fusion GPS Co-Founder Suggests He Billed Clinton Campaign Law Firm $160,000 to Pay Trump Hoax Dossier Author

Testimony released last week reveals new details about alleged payments by the law firm that represented Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee (DNC) to the former British spy who authored the largely discredited 35-page anti-Trump dossier. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

NumbersUSA’s Rosemary Jenks: E-Verify Ignored in DACA Negotiations Because ‘Members of Congress Know It Will Work’

Congress broadly opposes a legislative nationwide mandate for E-Verify use by employers because “they know it will work,” said NumbersUSA’s Rosemary Jenks, describing both parties as beholden to special interests supportive of “mass migration.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Veterans Group Says NFL Censored Pro-National Anthem #PleaseStand Super Bowl Ad

AMVETS officials are saying that the National Football League censored their TV advertisement because it criticized the league’s widespread protests against the country during the playing of the national anthem. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Gowdy on Strzok Texts: ‘That Is a Level of Bias That Is Stunning Among Law Enforcement Officers’

Tuesday on Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” while discussing texts message between FBI agents Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R.-S.C.) said they had “a level of bias that is stunning among law enforcement officers.” Partial transcript as follows: SMITH: What do we need to know at this point GOWDY: We need to know a couple of things. Number one we need to know how the worlds premier law enforcement agency managed to lose five months worth of texts. And what is also troubling in the text we do have they’re discussing how to avoid texts being captured and secured. So what is missing is important but also what is there is important. It is manifest bias not just against Trump, but against his kids, against his business interests. There is a text where they hope the Trump Hotel fails. That is a level of bias that ... Read More »

Donald Trump: Missing FBI Texts ‘One of the Biggest Stories in a Long Time’

President Donald Trump directed attention to the news that five months of FBI texts between Peter Strzok and Lisa Page were now missing. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Dreams of ‘Speaker Pelosi’ Return to Majority Shaken as Democratic Advantage on Generic Ballot Slips

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has been measuring the drapes in the Speaker’s office since Sen. Doug Jones (D-AL) defeated Republican Roy Moore in the December 12 special Senate election in Alabama. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Donald Trump Dismisses ‘Fake Reporting’ and Backs Gen. John Kelly

President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended his chief of staff Gen. John Kelly, dismissing reports that their relationship had frayed. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Oscar Nomination Snubs: James Franco, Steven Spielberg Shut Out of Top Awards

Tuesday morning’s Academy Awards nominations included some noteworthy omissions, including Steven Spielberg in the best director category for his highly-touted Pentagon Papers drama The Post and James Franco in the best actor spot for his role in The Disaster Artist. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Rep. Paul Gosar: Lindsey Graham and Dick Durbin’s Bill Supports ‘Open Borders and Unlimited Entry into This Country’

“They’re looking for open borders and unlimited entry into this country,” Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) said of Sens. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) in a Monday interview on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with Breitbart News’s Senior Editors-at-Large Rebecca Mansour and Joel Pollak. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Jeff Flake: Shutdown Deal Gives Dreamers ‘Better Chance’ of Getting Pathway to Citizenship

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) believes the recent three-day government shutdown and the deal to end it on Monday gave Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients and other illegal immigrant Dreamers “a better chance” of getting a pathway to citizenship. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Luis Gutierrez: Dems Care More About Same-Sex Marriage than Latinos

Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) accused Democrats on Monday of caring more about same-sex marriage than Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients and Latinos after Democrats caved to end the three-day government shutdown. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Dem Sen. Merkley: Trump Not Caving on Amnesty Because He’s ‘Terrified of Breitbart Wing’

Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) said over the weekend that President Donald Trump is afraid to make concessions on immigration and amnesty issues because he fears the populist “Breitbart wing” of the Republican Party. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Donald Trump Thanks ‘Crazy Jim Acosta’ for Reporting Shutdown Victory

President Donald Trump thanked CNN’s Jim Acosta, after he spotted the CNN report that his administration was celebrating a shutdown victory. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Illegal Alien Uber Driver Charged with Four Rapes in Sanctuary State of California

Illegal alien Alfonso Alarcon-Nunez is suspected of sexually assaulting four women; the district attorney says there could be more. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

GOP Lawmakers: FBI Officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page Texted About ‘Secret Society’ After Election

Federal Bureau of Investigation officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page discussed in text messages a “secret society” set up within the Justice Department and the FBI after the 2016 election, according to two House Judiciary Committee members who have seen the latest release of text messages between them. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Rupert Murdoch Wants Facebook to Pay Him and Squash Alternative Media

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch recently stated his belief that Facebook should pay publishers on their platform, “similar to the model adopted by cable companies,” while at the same time attacking both Facebook and Google for the rise of “scurrilous news sources.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Report: Ivanka on Hunt for New Chief of Staff as Trump Grows Frustrated with Gen. Kelly

President Donald Trump is reportedly looking for a new White House chief of staff to replace Gen. John Kelly. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

The 27 Senate Democrats Who Flip-Flopped After the ‘Schumer Shutdown’ Failed

Twenty-Seven Senate Democrats flip-flopped in favor of funding the government after the “Schumer Shutdown” failed. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

WH Spox Hogan Gidley Slams Graham-Durbin Amnesty Plan — ‘They Want Open Borders’

In an appearance on CNN’s “The Lead,” White House spokesperson Hogan Gidley slammed Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Sen. Dick Durbin (R-IL) for their insistence that President Trump back their so-called “Gang of Six” amnesty plan. Reportedly the plan would give amnesty to millions of illegal aliens, as well as their parents. Partial transcript follows: JAKE TAPPER, HOST OF “THE LEAD”: Lindsey Graham and Dick Durbin thought they were bringing president trump… at least a starting off point with those four items addressed [i.e. DACA fix, chain migration, visa lottery and border security]. Then he [Trump] said no. So there remains some confusion about what the President is willing to sign. Is he willing to sign anything that contains a path to legal status for the DREAMers? GIDLEY: Let me address the Durbin-Graham piece for a moment. That’s not true. Senator Graham and Senator Durbin called the President and ... Read More »

Total and Complete Surrender: Democrats’ Schumer Shutdown Cave Endangers Leftists, Emboldens GOP Walking into Midterm Elections

Congressional Democrats on Monday, the third day of the government shutdown, completely caved to the Republicans—getting absolutely nothing policy-wise for their efforts. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Democrats Whine After Shutdown Loss: ‘They Caved, They Blinked, That’s What They Do’

In an 81-18 vote on the Senate floor on Monday, a Continuing Resolution was passed to fund the federal government until Feb. 8. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

‘We Are Outraged:’ Illegal Alien Activists Turn on Democrats After Amnesty-or-Shutdown Fail

Illegal alien activists say they are “outraged” after Senate Democrats did not leave the federal government shut down in order to force a deal whereby millions of illegal aliens are given amnesty at the expense of American citizens. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Donald Trump Celebrates Democrat Cave: No DACA Deal Unless ‘Good for Our Country’

“I am pleased that Democrats in Congress have come to their senses and are now willing to fund our great military, border patrol, first responders, and insurance for vulnerable children,” Trump said in a statement released by the White House. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Senate Approves Three-Week Spending Bill After Democrats Cave on ‘Schumer Shutdown’

The Senate approved a three-week spending bill to fund the government for three weeks after Senate Democrats caved on the “Schumer Shutdown.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Dem Rep Gutiérrez: I Am ‘Disillusioned’ Democrats Are ‘Caving’

Monday on MSNBC, Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (D-IL) discussed Senate Democrats agreeing to a three-week spending bill that would fund the government until February 8 and said he was “disillusioned” because “they’re caving.” Gutiérrez said, “I’m disillusioned. I think they’re caving. You know Democrats are pretty good at articulating values, but a little weak on defending them.” He continued, “I think we needed to stand tall on this issue. We said we wanted to set aside and put in a safe space 800,000 young people. Their lives are important. And let’s be clear. It is not about a wall. If it were about a wall, we would never had a government shutdown, and we would have been able to move forward.” When asked if Democrats let down the DREAMers Gutiérrez added,  “Not all Democrats. Not all Democrats. Now you could say I’m from Illinois. I think Dick Durbin stood up for them and I know others did ... Read More »

Democrats Cave on ‘Schumer Shutdown,’ Agree to Three-Week Spending Bill

Senate Democrats caved on the “Schumer Shutdown,” on Monday, agreeing to a three-week spending bill that funds the government until February 8. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Kamala Harris Blasts Re-opening of Government After No Immigration Deal

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), a rising potential presidential contender in 2020, voted against a bill to re-open the federal government on Monday, arguing that the budget should have done more to protect illegal aliens. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Dick Durbin Claims Amnesty Is ‘Civil Rights Issue of Our Time’

Democratic Senators believe amnesty for illegal immigrants is the “civil rights issue of our time,” declared Sen. Dick Durbin, just before he voted January 22 to end the 2018 budget filibuster. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Schumer: We’re Reopening Government With Commitment to Vote on DACA If Deal Isn’t Reached by February 8th

During a speech on the Senate floor on Monday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) announced a deal has been reached Democrats will vote to reopen the government with a commitment that if an agreement has not been reached by February 8th, there will be immediate consideration of DACA legislation. Schumer said, “We will vote today to reopen the government, to continue negotiating a global agreement, with the commitment that, if an agreement isn’t reached by February the 8th, the Senate will immediately proceed to consideration of legislation dealing with DACA. The process will be neutral and fair to all sides. We expect that a bipartisan bill on DACA will receive fair consideration and an up or down vote on the floor.” Follow Ian Hanchett on Twitter @IanHanchett Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

S&P 500 and Nasdaq Hit Record Highs as Stock Shrug Off Schumer Shutdown

Stocks rose in Asia and Europe on Monday. In the U.S., broad stock indexes rose while the Dow Jones Industrial Average was flat. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

‘Time for Dems to End This Nonsense:’ Tom Cotton Urges Pro-Amnesty Lawmakers to Put Americans First

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) says it is “time for Democrats to end this nonsense,” referring to the now days-long federal government shutdown caused by Senate Democrats who demand an amnesty for millions of illegal aliens be slipped into a spending bill. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Donald Trump Rips Shutdown Democrats for Siding with Illegal Immigrants over American Citizens

President Donald Trump continued to challenge Democrats for shutting down the government over amnesty demands for illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Kamala Harris Insists ‘Dreamers’ be Protected in Any Deal to End Shutdown

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), a rising star in the Democratic Party, has insisted that any deal to end the ongoing government shutdown should include protective measures for so-called “Dreamers.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Ryan Zinke Refuses to ‘Weaponize’ Public Lands During Government Shutdown, Touts Efforts to Keep Parks Open

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke spoke to Breitbart News Sunday on SiriusXM and praised his department’s efforts to keep America’s public lands open during the “government shutdown.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

L’Oreal Hijab Model Amena Khan Steps Down over Tweets Calling Israel ‘Child Murderers’

L’Oréal Paris UK’s Muslim model has stepped down from the company’s campaign after several anti-Israel Twitter posts surfaced. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Top VC Mike Moritz Calls American Tech Workers Lazy Compared to Chinese

Top tech venture capitalist Sir Michael Moritz of Sequoia Capital caused a stir last week by claiming that American tech workers in Silicon Valley are lazy compared to tech workers in China. Sequoia is one of the oldest and highest performing Silicon Valley start-up investors, with over 1,500 deals and 266 IPO and merger exits. Moritz, as a top partner, led Sequoia early-stage monster scores such as Google, LinkedIn, PayPal, Flextronics, Yahoo!, and Zappos. Current unicorns and/or future monsters he helped start include [24], Berkeley Lights, GameFly, Instacart, Klarna, POPSUGAR, Strava, and Stripe. But Moritz published an opinion piece in the Financial Times last week observing that the California tech community’s preoccupations with equality and work-life balance “seem like the concerns of a society that is becoming unhinged.” Moritz sees Silicon Valley facing “furious” competition from harder-working Chinese tech workers, where “top managers show up for work at about 8am and frequently don’t leave until 10pm,” and ... Read More »

Lindsey Graham Taunts Donald Trump, Then Gets Slammed by WH

The White House’s deputy spokesman slammed pro-amnesty GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham after the Senator suggested that President Donald Trump’s immigration priorities are determined by one of his aides. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Kevin Nicholson: Democrats Like Tammy Baldwin Put Illegal Immigrants Before the Interests of Those in Uniform

Conservatives must “keep the fight up” while rejecting “ridiculous pressure” from Democrats and the broader left to criticize President Donald Trump, said Republican senatorial candidate Kevin Nicholson. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Gingrich: ‘Schumer Shutdown’ a ‘Major Mistake’ — Dems Pitted 700k Illegals Against Men, Women of U.S. Military

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and the Democrats made a “major mistake” by shutting down the government. According to Gingrich, the shutdown is “not what the Democrats hoped for.” “[T]he Democrats made a huge mistake because what they should have done was pass the defense appropriations bill for the whole year — get it off the table, don’t threaten the men and women in uniform and their families,’ Gingrich told John Catsimatidis, host New York AM 970 radio’s “The Cats Roundtable.” “Instead, they stumbled into a situation where the Schumer shutdown cuts off funding for the American military on behalf of trying to get a deal for 700,000 people who entered the U.S. illegally.” He added, “I am totally opposed to holding up as hostage the families and the men and women in uniform who are risking their lives to protect this country.” Follow Trent ... Read More »

Schumer Rejects McConnell’s Proposal for a 3-Week Budget With an Immigration Debate

Democratic leader Sen. Chuck Schumer promptly rejected a last-minute concession by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who said Sunday evening that he would schedule an amnesty debate if the Democrats stopped their filibuster of 2018 government funding bill. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Whoops! FBI ‘Loses’ Five Months of Texts Between FBI Agents Peter Strzok and Lisa Page

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has lost about five months of text messages between two top officials, Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, who openly disparaged then-candidate Donald Trump while working on the Clinton email investigation and the Russia probe investigation, according to a top Republican senator. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

How Never Trump Spent Their First Year in Resistance

President Donald Trump’s campaign for the White House created the greatest presidential upset in recent memory, but it also gave rise to the Never Trump “conservative.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

CNN: Undetected Asteroids Could Threaten Earth During Government Shutdown

Two CNN correspondents claimed during an episode of The Lead with Jake Tapper that an asteroid could potentially threaten the Earth if the government shutdown continues. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Sharpton: We Must ‘Question the Integrity’ of Evangelical Leaders Who Support Trump

Sunday on MSNBC, network host Al Sharpton said in light of allegations of an affair with a porn star and the “Access Hollywood” tape, evangelical leaders who supported President Donald Trump should have their integrity questioned. Sharpton said, “I mean, I think when you look at the Access Hollywood tape, when you look at even President Trump’s comments about other people based on other than the Christian religion, his Islamophobia and all, I think  to give all of that a pass, the Evangelical leaders, I think, is to really begin to question the integrity of some of them that have presented themselves as these leaders of faith and belief that will give people a pass based on their wanting access to power. I think it is very unfortunate.” Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Peggy Noonan: Trump Is Pulling ‘New York Real Estate Moves on the American Political Scene’

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” former speechwriter for President Ronald Reagan and Wall Street Journal columnist Peggy Noonan said during the shutdown negotiations President Donald Trump was attempting, “New York real estate moves on the American political scene.” Noonan said, “You know, looking at the history here of Mr. Trump meeting first in the public deal last week when he talked to everybody and he said make a deal, ‘I can take the heat,’ and then in the conversation with Schumer, what I think we see is he’s actually not good at making a deal.” She added, “What he does is pull New York real estate moves on the American political scene. He’s saying, ‘You know what, we’ve got a deal, it’s so great, come back tomorrow, we’ll going have champagne and sign it.’ And they come back, and it’s sort of ‘I was thinking overnight, I got three or four more ... Read More »

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