Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) criticized former vice president Joe Biden's climate change plan Wednesday, while praising that of Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) as the "gold standard," the best in the presidential field.
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Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, held campaign events in the Central Valley city of Fresno on Monday in an attempt to improve his support among Latino voters.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi was reportedly greeted by chants of "Impeach!" as she took the stage Saturday at this weekend's conference of the California Democratic Party in San Francisco.
President Donald Trump tweeted Friday in celebration of LGBT Pride Month, which begins in June, and repeated his administration's call for the international community to decriminalize homosexuality in countries where it is illegal.
California Governor Gavin Newsom signed a proclamation on Friday welcoming women to travel to California from other states "to fully exercise their reproductive rights."
President Donald Trump may have found a way to fulfill one of the more ambitious -- and controversial -- pledges from his 2016 campaign: making Mexico pay for the wall.
The Daily Beast reported Friday that former members of President Barack Obama's administration are advising the Iranian regime.
The attorney general of Arizona is reportedly investigating a leak that targeted conservative commentator Paris Dennard last year and resulted in him being dropped as a contributor by CNN and other news networks.
Thanks to Robert Mueller, Democrats will be focused on impeachment through 2020, while Trump discusses the economy, his foreign policy successes, and his new proposals on health care and immigration.
The city of San Francisco will consider a proposal to provide free mental health care and substance abuse treatment to all residents in a referendum in November.
Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) told MSNBC's Chris Matthews onHardballon Monday that President Donald Trump "feels at home with" recent acts of racist violence, citing Trump's comments on the Charlottesville riots in 2017 as proof.
Matt Duss, a vehemently anti-Israel foreign policy adviser to Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), met recently with Palestinian spokesperson Hanan Ashrawi and reportedly denounced President Donald Trump, whose administration recently denied Ashrawi a visa to the U.S.
The stunning victory of the Brexit Party in Britain's elections for the European Parliament are also a massive win for President Donald Trump -- and a warning to the American political establishment about the potential political cost of undermining the agenda on which Trump was elected.
On Thursday, Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg spent much of the day regurgitating Barack Obama's old, failed anti-Israel policies.
The best that could be said of Joe McCarthy, and the House Un-American Affairs Committee, is that they actually found some communists.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg told a gathering of liberal Jews that the United States should pressure Israel to change its policies.
First-term Democrat Rep. Lauren Underwood of Illinois accused the Trump administration of murdering children during a hearing with Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Kevin McAleenan on Wednesday.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) slammed President Donald Trump's approach to Iran on Monday, calling him a "schoolyard bully" and demanding, "No war with Iran!"
San Francisco continues to struggle with homelessness, with a population count revealing last week that the local homeless population had risen by 17% since 2017 -- though youth and veteran homelessness had dropped.
The White House revealed Sunday that it would unveil the "economic component" of its long-awaited Israeli-Palestinian peace plan at a regional economic conference to be held in Manama, Bahrain, on June 25 and 26.
With former vice president Joe Biden making an aggressive pitch to black voters in South Carolina -- the fourth state on the primary calendar -- Harris is working hard to shore up her support among minority voters.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) turned the tables on speculation that she might be Joe Biden's running mate next year, telling reporters in New Hampshire on Thursday that Biden might be her own pick for the bottom of the ticket instead.
Voters who are tempted by any of the Democrats currently in the running for president should consider that the country's next turn to the left could well be permanent.
The Department of Justice reacted defiantly to Democrats' vote on the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday to recommend that Attorney General William Barr be held in contempt of Congress for refusing to release the full and underrated report of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into "Russian collusion" during the 2016 election.
In the U.S., our Constitution allows us to fight back. But absurd laws prevent us from doing so. If we are serious about fighting antisemitism, we must push for their repeal.
President Donald Trump and his administration observed Yom Hashoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, on Thursday, emphasizing the day on which Israel, and Jews, commemorate the event -- and the resistance.
BIRKENAU -- The 31st annual March of the Living concluded Thursday afternoon at the memorial site of the Birkenau death camp with a rousing call to fight antisemitism around the world.
Youth declaration on antisemitism: "With this declaration we vow to be builders of the future, not victims of the past."
The Lithuanian Holocaust has lessons for us as we confront the convergence of extreme left and right in their hatred of Jews, often through anti-Israel rhetoric.
As always, it is crucial to look out for political spin in the reporting of emotive statistics, such as the ADL's report on antisemitic attacks.
Lori Gilbert Kaye, the woman who died while saving others during the synagogue shooting in Poway, California, on Saturday, was hailed for her lifelong and selfless commitment to charity at her funeral on Monday afternoon.
TheNew York Timesreported Sunday that despite the enthusiasm of some congressional Democrats for impeaching President Donald Trump, their own voters are cool to the idea.
CNN anchor Jake Tapper admitted Friday that President Donald Trump did not refer to neo-Nazis or white supremacists as "very fine people" in his remarks about the Charlottesville, Virginia, riots in 2017.
Former Obama administration official Joel Martin Rubin appeared on Fox News on Saturday and accused President Donald Trump of encouraging the shooter who attacked a Poway, California, synagogue earlier that day.
Obama, Clinton, and other Democrats -- including 2020 presidential contender Julián Castro -- could not bring themselves to identify the victims of the attacks as "Christians," calling them "Easter worshippers" instead in eerily similar responses.
Mark Levin warned for years that Mueller's report would attempt to provide a basis for Congress to impeach President Donald Trump even if it found no collusion and no obstruction of justice.
A senior federal judge in Florida threw out a lawsuit Tuesday brought against James O'Keefe's Project Veritas bySteve Wentz, president of United Teachers of Wichita (UTW), Kansas, after Wentz was captured on hidden camera in 2016 boasting that he had threatened a student: "I will kick your f***ing ass.
Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana, an unexpected early frontrunner for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, is criticizing his own supporters for being too white after questions about the "lack of diversity" at his events and among his campaign staff.
Long ago, Israelis decided not to let their fate or well-being be determined by their enemies -- or their own failures.
Pete Buttigieg has adopted the self-righteous posture towards other Christians that he accuses them of taking toward the LGBT community.
Democrat presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a "racist" on Sunday, telling an audience in Iowa that the U.S.-Israel relationship must "transcend a prime minister who is racist.
Democratic presidential contender Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) missed a key vote on disaster relief for her home state of California this week because she was too busy campaigning for president to attend Senate proceedings.
TheLosAngeles Times has noted the fact that virtually every Democratic Party presidential contender for 2020, current and potential, is courting Al Sharpton's support, despite his history of racism, antisemitism, and division.
Allowing the House Democrats to see what the FBI came up with -- using investigative powers far more invasive and aggressive than anything Steele could muster -- would, in effect, finish the work Fusion GPS started.
Every major Democratic candidate has courted Sharpton's favor, despite his history of incendiary racist and antisemitic rhetoric and actions.
If Gantz defeats Netanyahu in the Israeli election, his will be a victory for the establishment -- aided by prosecutors -- and not a generational change.
A former Fox News executive says he will not cooperate with House Democrats' effort to exercise "oversight" over the network's editorial decisions.
CNN has yet to correct or retract its on-air claim, repeated on several recent programs, that President Donald Trump referred to neo-Nazis as "very fine people" in his remarks on riots in Charlottesville, Virginia in 2017.
Holman Jenkins, a columnist for theWall Street Journal, condemned the "slur" about President Donald Trump's remarks in the wake of the Charlottesville, Virginia, riots in 2017, noting he never called neo-Nazis "fine people.
Former vice president Joe Biden released a statement Sunday -- his second in three days -- in response to allegations that he had touched women inappropriately throughout his public life.
Former Republican Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona told an audience in New York City on Thursday that he would prefer a Democrat win in 2020 than see Donald Trump re-elected to a second term.
Some Democrats and mainstream media outlets appear to be embracing "collusion Truther" conspiracy theories.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) failed to appear at Wednesday's hearing at the House Foreign Affairs Committee during testimony by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Breitbart News has confirmed.
The traditional Islamic female head covering known as the hijabcould soon be recognized by law as a "hands-free" device for using a mobile phone while driving, if a new bill in the Minnesota Legislature passes.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) is facing a torrent of criticism from the left after she met with AIPAC delegates in her office after skipping the AIPAC conference.
The stunning end to Jussie Smollett's case may be something typically Chicagoan: namely, a favor to a political patron.
Chicago Police Department superintendent Eddie Johnson is reportedly furious that charges against Hollywood actor Jussie Smollett were dropped by Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx on Tuesday.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) spoke to a Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) fundraiser in Woodland Hills, California, on Saturday evening and suggested that President Donald Trump was to blame for the recent terror attack against Muslims in New Zealand.
Noted criminal defense lawyer Alan Dershowitz is asking the FBI for a criminal investigation of himself -- to clear his name.
LOS ANGELES, California -- Socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), who is running for the Democratic Party's nomination for president, appeared at a rally of over 1,000 striking workers and students outside the campus of the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) on Wednesday afternoon in a show of solidarity and a pitch for labor support.
Contrary to Cory Booker's claims, Trump condemned Nazis several times, and also disavowed David Duke several times.
California Governor Gavin Newsom praised President Donald Trump at an investor summit at Stanford University on Monday, saying the administration's "Opportunity Zones" program could boost investment in low-income areas.
Christopher Steele, the former British spy who created the anti-Donald Trump Russia "dossier," used unverified information he found on a CNN website where users generated their own content, he told a court last year.
The New York Times' subtitle declares, "All those who have helped to spread the worldwide myth that Muslims are a threat have blood on their hands."
Holocaust survivor Mike Rezko: "I'm trying to convey to you that the United States of America is the greatest place in the world to live."
California voters rejected a repeal of the death penalty as recently as 2016, in the same election where Hillary Clinton carried the state over Donald Trump by more than 3.4 million votes.
On Tuesday, CNN linked to its own report at the time that reported, accurately, that Trump had used "very fine people" to refer to protesters for and against the removal of a historic statue, not to neo-Nazis.
CNN continued Monday to push the false claim that President Donald Trump referred to neo-Nazis as "very fine people" in his remarks about the Charlottesville riot in August 2017.
Critics of law enforcement are outraged by the second annual report of theCalifornia Racial and Identity Profiling Advisory Board, which found very few incidents of racial profiling by police across the state.
Democrats have officially adopted the position that antisemitism must be tolerated if it might be construed as an effort to criticize Israel.
The ZOA noted that the antisemitism resolution not only failed to mention Ilhan Omar, but also omitted any reference to violence by radical Islamists against Jews.
Conrary to Ilhan Omar, Congress has condemned anti-Muslim bigotry before -- notably, in the immediate aftermath of 9/11.
Ilhan Omar is learning she can attack Jews with complete impunity. And perhaps Jewish Democrats are learning where their party really stands.
"The House of Representatives failed to explicitly condemn antisemitism as a unique and targeted form of hatred," Ronald S. Lauder said.
Three months after an antisemitic gunman murdered eleven Jews at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, the worst attack on Jews in American history, the Democratic Party cannot bring itself to condemn antisemitism.
Though Democrats claim they are protecting criticism of Israel, Ilhan Omar's target was not Israel, but the American Jewish community.
Ilhan Omar would rather cast antisemitic aspersions on pro-Israel Americans than hold Palestinian leaders accountable.
Former White House lawyer Ty Cobb defended Special Counsel Robert Mueller in an interview with ABC News published Tuesday morning, calling Mueller an "American hero" and saying his investigation was no "witch hunt.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) tweeted Monday evening that she would have voted against theAuthorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) after the September 11, 2001 terror attacks.
Democratic Party leaders scrambled Monday to limit the continuing political damage from ongoing antisemitic remarks by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), after the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) called on the party to take action.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) is being accused of antisemitism again after accusing pro-Israel Americans of "allegiance to a foreign country" at an event on Wednesday evening in Washington, DC.
CNN'sNew Day co-anchor Alisyn Camerota attempted Thursday morning to encourage Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MN) to undo her apology to Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) the day before, when she suggested he was a racist.
Michael Cohen's testimony before the House Oversight Committee hearing on Wednesday yielded very little in terms of new information about alleged misconduct by President Donald Trump or his 2016 presidential campaign.
Michael Cohen, the convicted liar and disbarred former lawyer to President Donald Trump, will accuse Trump of being a "racist," a "conman," and a "cheat" when he testifies before theHouse Oversight Committee Wednesday.
Los Angeles is officially experiencing the coldest February in nearly 60 years, according to the National Weather Service, as the city has endured a series of storms and is bracing for more later this week.
TheLos Angeles Times analyzed the ongoing wave of teachers strikes across California and the nation on Sunday, and determined that there is no broader movement -- even though "#RedforEd" organizers might beg to differ.
The department launched an urgent investigation into Jussie Smollett's allegations in January, including a search through footage from surveillance cameras from an entire neighborhood over several weeks.
President Donald Trump can likely begin building the border wall under the national emergency declaration he issued Friday, despite a federal lawsuit filed by California and 15 other states on Monday challenging the plan.
Ilhan Omar's real problem may not just be Jews, or Israel, but America. She consistently portrays America's role in the world as evil, even blaming it for terror.
A new poll reveals that 53% of California residents are considering leaving the Golden State because of the high cost of living.
Trump Demands Gavin Newsom Return $3.5 Billion for Canceled Bullet Train; Newsom: It's 'California's Money' Now
Trump on canceled bullet train: "They owe the Federal Government three and a half billion dollars." Gavin Newsom: "This is CA’s money."
California Governor Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday in his first "State of the State" address that he would be cutting the California WaterFix, also known as the "Twin Tunnels," from one tunnel to two.
Local Jewish Leaders Staged Intervention with Ilhan Omar in 2018: ‘Very Troubled by the Answers We Received’
Jewish leaders in Minnesota said they had spoken to Ilhan Omar about her views last year — and she had failed to learn anything.
President Trump on Ilhan Omar: "I think she should be ashamed of herself. I think it was a terrible statement and I don’t think her apology was adequate.
Dan Shapiro, who served as President Barack Obama's ambassador to Israel from 2011 to 2017, called on fellow Democrats to denounce the anti-Israel and antisemitic views of Rep.
Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton called out Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) on Sunday evening for using an anti-Jewish stereotype when she alleged that members of Congress had been paid to support Israel.
Republicans are thrilled at the prospect of their rivals embracing the Green New Deal, which promises to wipe out massive portions of the American economy, and the president is no exception.
Six of the seven Democratic Party presidential candidates in the U.S. Senate voted against a pro-Israel bill this week that would make it easier for states to oppose the "boycott, divestment, sanctions" (BDS) movement.
Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, founder of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ), and a pioneer in linking Christians to the cause of the State of Israel, passed away suddenly on Wednesday at the age of 67.
Several veteran White House reporters noted -- to their surprise -- that President Donald Trump's State of the Union address on Tuesday evening won applause from Democrats as well as Republicans.