New York Times editor Tom Wright-Piersanti, under fire for racist and antisemitic tweets, also had some choice words for the product his current employer publishes, as a series of more controversial tweets before he went to work at the Times reveals.
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New York Times: Antisemitic, Racist Tweets from Politics Editor Violate Standards, Considering Next Steps
A New York Times spokesperson has responded hours later to a Breitbart News investigation into racist and antisemitic comments one of its political editors made on Twitter, saying the comments violate the newspaper’s standards and it is considering what to
Exclusive -- White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham 'Disgusted' by Antisemitism from New York Times Editor
White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham told Breitbart News she is "disgusted" by the racism and antisemitism displayed by New York Times politics editor Tom Wright-Piersanti, as revealed in a Breitbart News expose published on Thursday morning.
A New York Times political editor has a history of antisemitic and racist comments on his Twitter page dating back years, a Breitbart News investigation has found.
The Republican National Committee (RNC) raised nearly triple what the debt-laden Democratic National Committee (DNC) raised in July, perhaps a harbinger of 2020.
Former Vice President Joe Biden leads Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) in the 2020 Democrat caucuses in Nevada by double digits, a survey from Gravis Marketing found.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) leads former Vice President Joe Biden in the 2020 Democrat presidential primary in Colorado, per a new poll published Tuesday by Emerson Polling.
Surrounded: Left Corners Pelosi's Deputies, Lines Up Primaries Against Seven Democrat Committee Chairs
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is surrounded. The left side of her conference, run by the so-called "Squad" is ascendant.
The White House and Treasury Department are considering a number of actions to protect American business interests in Angola, multiple senior administration officials tell Breitbart News.
Twitter's practice of shadowbanning conservatives will face a courtroom for the first time next week, as Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) sues the company and several others in a lawsuit headed to a courtroom in Northern Virginia next Friday.
Former Vice President Joe Biden's press team hid President Donald Trump's post-Charlottesville condemnation of white nationalists in a tweet of a partial transcript of the president's remarks after the 2017 incident.
Former Vice President Joe Biden's press team hid President Donald Trump's post-Charlottesville condemnation of white nationalists in a tweet of a partial transcript of the president's remarks after the 2017 incident.
Exclusive -- Marsha Blackburn on Democrat Debates, Party's Leftist Shift: 'Not What American People Want'
Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) told Breitbart News exclusively she is expecting a further dramatically leftward shift from Democrats in the upcoming second presidential primary debates this week.
CNN's statement accepting the resignation of the editor makes clear the editor had worked at CNN for some time, and had made the antisemitic statements back in 2011.
Exclusive — U.S. Virgin Islands Senator on Epstein: ‘Widespread Corruption’ in Territory, ‘He Has People on His Payroll’
U.S. Virgin Islands Sen. Oakland Benta, a St. Croix Democrat who previously served as the island’s chief of police, is speaking out in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News about billionaire Democrat donor Jeffrey Epstein and demanding wide-ranging investigations in the territory into Epstein’s and others’ alleged “widespread corruption.
The fractured House Democrat Conference amid a burgeoning fight between House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her Democrats’ left flank led by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), along with disagreements between some Senate Republicans and the Trump administration, threaten to complicate upcoming spending and debt ceiling negotiations between Congress and the White House.
Dr. Greg Murphy, the conservative anti-establishment candidate in North Carolina's third congressional district, crushed the establishment-backed Dr. Joan Perry on his way to winning the GOP nomination for the special election Tuesday night in what amounted to a proxy battle inside the Republican Party.
Reps. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and Adam Schiff (D-CA), the chairmen of the House Judiciary and House Intelligence committees, announced on Tuesday evening that they have subpoenaed Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify before a joint committee hearing on July 17.
Exclusive -- Intercept's Ryan Grim: Rising Populism on Left, Right Puts Donor Class, Establishment in 2020 Bind
Ryan Grim told Breitbart News Saturday that populism on the left inside the Democrat Party coupled with President Donald Trump's populist takeover of the GOP could put the donor class and establishment of both parties in a serious bind.
Serious questions surrounding a high-value Pentagon contract, worth $10 billion and geared to be granted to web giant Amazon, could complicate Acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan's chances of confirmation by the U.S.
Exclusive: True the Vote Wins Battle Against IRS as Judge Orders Tax Agency to Pay Legal Fees in Decade-Long Fight
True the Vote, a nonpartisan conservative election integrity group that fought a nearly decade-long battle with the IRS and other federal agencies that unfairly targeted the group, has won a major decision in federal court and shall be awarded maximum attorney fees.
Trump, Jr., in response to Moore tweeting about considering another run for the Senate, made it clear to the failed 2017 candidate that the president's allies do not want Moore to run again.
Exclusive — Memorial Day: Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher’s Wife, Brother Fight the Swamp: ‘Domestic Terror Unleashed on Our Family’
The family of Eddie Gallagher, the decorated Navy SEAL veteran of eight combat tours currently facing war crimes charges over allegations thatmembers of Congress say video proves untrue, is speaking out this Memorial Day weekend about the "terror" Navy prosecutors have put them through.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday evening reiterated his edict that the case is closed when it comes to Russia, choosing not to publicly back a rogue subpoena from Senate Intelligence Committee chairman Sen.
Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC), the chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee who just issued a rogue subpoena of President Donald Trump's eldest son Donald Trump, Jr., ducked and covered from the media amid the backlash against his attempt to haul Trump, Jr.
Donald Trump, Jr. is rebuffing a subpoena from the Senate Intelligence Committee attempting to compel him to testify again before Congress on the Russia hoax scandal.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the highest-ranking elected Democrat in American politics at the moment, in an interview with the Washington Post on Wednesday, backed up Republican President Donald Trump's stance on China.
North Carolina Special Election Runoff Pits Conservative Doctor Against Doctor Opposed to Trump's Emergency Border Wall Declaration
Voters in Tuesday's special election primary in North Carolina's Third Congressional District sent two GOP candidates to a runoff in July, both doctors, including one who won national conservative leaders to his side and one opposed to President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration to build a wall along the U.S.
By launching a campaign for the Democrat nomination for president in 2020 last week, former Vice President Joe Biden has broken a pledge he made in 2015 in a 60 Minutes interview that he would never run for political office ever again.
A poll of Texas from Emerson College released on Monday shows a tight Democrat presidential primary there, and a similarly close general election fight brewing in the Lone Star state.
The New York Times has suspended the publication of all future syndicated political cartoons in its international print edition, the newspaper's spokeswoman Eileen Murphy confirmed late Monday.
As of now, it appears the New York Times has not fired or in any way held anyone accountable for its decision to publish an antisemitic cartoon in its international edition.
Cross-Strait Tension Rising: Taiwanese Official Declares Island Will ‘Not Bow to Intimidation of the Chinese’
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Tensions between the Chinese communists on the mainland of China and capitalists here in the democracy Taiwan are rising, as on Wednesday a top official of the Taiwanese Republic of China government told Breitbart News that Taiwan will never “bow to” the communists on the mainland.
Exclusive — In Push to ‘Drain the Swamp,’ Trump Campaign Implements Rigorous Ethics, Transparency Standards for Staff, Consultants
President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign has implemented a variety of precedent-setting rigorous ethics standards for a presidential campaign’s staff and consultants, Breitbart News has learned exclusively.
100 Days into 2nd Speakership, Nancy Pelosi Loses Control of House Floor, Withdraws Budget Bill Before Vote
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi lost control of the House floor on Tuesday, withdrawing from consideration before a vote what was presumed to be a mundane, run-of-the-mill, typical political messaging bill on the budget due to widespread division in her own House Democrat conference.
Exclusive — Democrat Rep. Ro Khanna: ‘We Need to Put Partisan Politics Aside’ and ‘Support the President’s Goal’ of Withdrawing from Afghanistan, Syria
Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA), a progressive Democrat, called for Republicans and Democrats alike to put their differences aside and back President Donald Trump’s efforts to withdraw the United States from the war in Afghanistan.
Exclusive — Democrat Rep. Ro Khanna: ‘I’d Love to Have 15 Minutes’ with Trump for a Bipartisan Coalition Meeting on Ending Yemen War
Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA), a progressive Democrat, told Breitbart News exclusively that he would love to meet with President Donald Trump along with a bipartisan coalition of members of Congress to pitch the president on signing the War Powers Resolution to end the unconstitutional war in Yemen.
Exclusive — Rand Paul: ‘Absolutely’ James Clapper, John Brennan, Susan Rice, Others Should Testify on Spygate Role, Be Subpoenaed if Necessary
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) told Breitbart News exclusively on Tuesday that President Donald Trump told senators at the weekly GOP luncheon that he backs his call for an investigation into the origins of the Russia scandal “hoax” that Trump has now been cleared of by Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
Democrats on Capitol Hill are significantly expanding their investigations into President Donald Trump, now openly targeting his family and businesses--in particular, the Trump Organization.
Michael Cohen Claims He Did Not Want White House Job Despite Reportedly Telling People He Would Be Chief of Staff
Former Donald Trump attorney Michael Cohen potentially made another false statement during his testimony on Wednesday before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform when he claimed during Rep.
A group of key Democrats in the House of Representatives have come forward to publicly back President Donald Trump ahead of his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Hanoi, Vietnam.
A new survey of North Carolina voters shows President Donald Trump is particularly popular in the state, beating out every Democrat he was polled against in head-to-head match-ups in the 2020 presidential election.
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) told Breitbart News exclusively that China’s intense international push for global dominance is the biggest threat that America has ever faced, even more substantial than the one that the Soviet Union posed in the 20th century during the Cold War.
Several Republicans senators and White House officials met on Capitol Hill on Wednesday morning to develop a pathway forward on a paid family leave plan, a top priority of President Donald Trump and an opportunity for a bipartisan populist victory for both sides in politics.
House Republicans are gearing up for a sustained push to expose leftist Democrats in the House Democrat majority on their increasingly extreme views on abortion, Breitbart News has learned exclusively.
In his second State of the Union address, President Donald Trump offered a path forward for a divided nation--unifying even his fiercest critics behind at least some of what he is trying to do.
Perhaps it was fitting that in the moments that Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam first came under fire late last week for a yearbook photograph portraying two men in racially insensitive manners--one in blackface, the other donning Ku Klux Klan robes--former Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julian Castro was the first 2020 Democrat hopeful to call on Northam to resign.
Politico: With Wall Deal Elusive in Congress, Path Clears for Trump Framing National Emergency Declaration on Border
Politico's White House reporter, Nancy Cook, came out with a curious article on Thursday, laying out how, with Congress unlikely to approve any funding for President Donald Trump's planned border wall, he should instead go the route of a national emergency declaration, and that it is Breitbart News that has been leading the way in framing the argument for such a declaration.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday gave victims of illegal alien crimes a bipartisan standing ovation on the floor of the chamber as House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy read out the names of Americans killed by illegal aliens in a lengthy speech.
Exclusive: Ronna McDaniel Slams Pelosi for Hobnobbing at Grammys Instead of Protecting Americans from Illegal Aliens
Ronna McDaniel, chairwoman of the Republican National Committee, slammed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for trekking out to Hollywood for the Grammys rather than staying in Washington to do her job as speaker of the House and negotiating an immigration deal that funds President Donald Trump's planned wall along the U.S.
Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), a strong conservative and ally of President Donald Trump's in Congress, was re-elected by his fellow House Freedom Caucus members as Chairman of that organization on Monday.
CNN's April Ryan said on Twitter Monday evening that sources close to former Attorney General Eric Holder tell her he is considering running for president in 2020 and will make a decision in the coming weeks.
Senate leaders have reportedly struck a deal that could end the partial government shutdown that is now the longest in U.S. history. The deal, which would reopen the federal government until Feb.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: 'The World Is Going to End in 12 Years if We Don't Address Climate Change'
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) says that the world will stop spinning in a dozen years if "climate change" is left unchecked.
Donald Trump’s Enemies List: Insider MAGA Ally Book Recounts Exposing Sleeper Cells, Traitors Within White House
A new book by President Donald Trump ally Cliff Sims, a former campaign and senior West Wing official, recounts a scene in which he joined the president for a private one-on-one meeting where the two of them crafted a list of whom Trump could trust in the White House and whom he could not.
In Shadow of Capitol, MS-13 Associate Allegedly Secretly Films Sexual Encounter with Teenager for Blackmail
In the shadow of the U.S. Capitol, under 30 miles from where House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer comfortably work, an MS-13 illegal alien gang associate has been charged with paying fellow gang leaders $100 to have sex with a 14-year-old and then filming it to blackmail her into performing other illicit services for the gang.
House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, a California Democrat who represents San Francisco in the U.S. House of Representatives, was elected Speaker of the House on Thursday with 219 votes.
The first woman to wield the gavel of the House of Representatives is on track to secure it for a second time on Thursday, as a rebellion against her from within her own ranks was crushed from election day until now.
NBC News and a variety of other media outlets falsely reported that President Donald Trump did not visit U.S. troops in a combat zone during Christmastime.
Rep. Robert Francis "Beto" O'Rourke (D-TX) has surged into the top tier of Democrat presidential candidates in 2020, per a new poll from Emerson College.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai will appear at the White House on Thursday alongside other Silicon Valley leaders as a cloud of suspicion hangs over his company in the wake of several reports in recent months of bias against conservatives and specifically supporters of President Donald Trump.
Exclusive -- Justice Department Emails Confirm Female Genital Mutilation Convicts Eligible for Early Release in Current Criminal Justice Reform Bill
The FIRST STEP Act, a White House-endorsed U.S. Senate criminal justice reform bill, would allow for the early release of people convicted of female genital mutilations, emails between Justice Department and Senate GOP officials obtained exclusively by Breitbart News show.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered an address in which he pushed for a "new liberal order" on the world stage to confront China, Russia, and Iran.
Exclusive -- Donald Trump, Jr., Kevin McCarthy to Host Tele-Townhall with One Million Low-Propensity GOP Voters Ahead of Midterms
Donald Trump, Jr., and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy will host a teletownhall Sunday with a million low-propensity GOP voters, imploring them to get out to vote and back Republicans in Tuesday's midterm elections, Breitbart News has learned exclusively.
A fresh set of polls out this week and last have Republicans more confident than ever that, while questions over which party will control the House majority after the midterms still loom, they will likely lock up not just control of the Senate majority but a strengthened majority to boot.
Democrat strategists are now publicly admitting that the Senate Democrats' mistreatment of now Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh harmed their chances in the midterm elections.
President Donald Trump is moving forward with a plan to end birthright citizenship via executive action, he said in an interview with Axios released on Tuesday.
With a week to go until the all-important first midterm elections in President Donald J. Trump's presidency, the question of which party will control the majority in the U.S.
After Democrats Fail on Kavanaugh, Poll Shows Washington State Battleground District Moving Safely Back to GOP
A new poll from Washington's eighth congressional district shows Republican Dino Rossi raking a commanding lead over Democrat Kim Schrier in the wake of Democrats' failed smear attempt on Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday promised the American people that Republicans will deliver full funding for President Donald Trump's planned border wall, a move that comes just a day after House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy in a Breitbart News exclusive announced the rollout of a new bill to do just that.
Exclusive -- House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy Introducing Bill to Fully Fund Border Wall, Making Midterm Immigration Referendum
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy will introduce a bill this week that will fully fund President Donald Trump's planned wall along the U.S. border with Mexico, thereby setting the midterm elections up as a referendum on immigration policy, Breitbart News has learned exclusively.
Steve Daines told Brett Kavanaugh that he will there in the U.S. Senate on Saturday if his vote is needed to confirm him to the Supreme Court.
Allison Hrabar, the career paralegal caught on a Project Veritas video sting on the "Deep State" that was released last week, is no longer with the Department of Justice, a DOJ source confirmed to Breitbart News.
Exclusive -- Ron DeSantis: As Florida Governor 'I Could Build Off' Rick Scott's, Donald Trump's Success
Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) won the GOP nomination for governor in Florida, a major victory for President Donald Trump and grassroots conservatives over the GOP establishment.
Failed 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton, dubbed "Crooked Hillary" by President Donald Trump, will return to the center of political action in the fall, wrapping herself around Democrat efforts to retake the majority in the House of Representatives.
The socialist left has a new target inside the Democrat Party: Sen. Tom Carper (D-DE), whose September primary may offer yet another systemic shock to the Democrat Party's already fragile establishment.
Exclusive -- Polling Shows Leah Vukmir Takes Dive in Wisconsin After Video Emerges of Her Calling Trump 'Offensive to Everyone'
State Sen. Leah Vukmir, one of the two candidates for the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate in Wisconsin, has been hit hard throughout the state after Breitbart News unearthed video of her in 2016 saying that President Donald Trump, then a candidate for the GOP nomination, was "offensive to everyone.
Marsha Blackburn Officially Nominated for Senate in Tennessee, Will Face Leftist Democrat Phil Bredesen
Conservative Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) officially won the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate in Tennessee on Thursday evening, and will face off against leftist former Democratic Gov.
Amazon is at the forefront of a well-funded, powerful, Silicon Valley-led push to force the federal government to nationalize the music industry, thereby creating a system where the government props up certain companies -- such asAmazon -- to be beneficiaries of and have control over, while also profiting from, music production.
Vukmir Meltdown: Toyota-Driving Wisconsin Candidate Contradicts Own Staff, Says Bogus ‘Ford’ Claim a ‘Typo,’ Attacks Breitbart for Reporting
Chaos has engulfed the U.S. Senate campaign of establishment-backed candidate Leah Vukmir in the wake of a Breitbart News report that showed the candidate, in a fundraising letter to supporters she signed, lied about what kind of car she drives.
Mike Braun has forced the hand of his red state Democratic opponent Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN) in the first major defection of the Senate Democratic Conference over the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh.
Exclusive — Kevin McCarthy on Leftist ‘Abolish ICE’ Push: Democrats Now ‘The New Socialist Democratic Party’
Democrats have abandoned the center of American politics, ceding that ground to Republicans, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy said in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News Saturday on SiriusXM Patriot 125.
Mitch McConnell Pushing Ray Kethledge for Supreme Court to Appeal to Establishment Republicans, Not Conservatives
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing for Judge Ray Kethledge to be President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court vacancy opened by the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy,
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Friday threw in his support hard for two different so-called "Make America Great Again" candidates, Dr. Mark Harris in North Carolina and Danny Tarkanian in Nevada–a move designed to hold the House GOP majority.
Several members of the mainstream media blamed President Donal Trump for a suspect who allegedly killed five journalists on Thursday and reportedly had a longstanding dispute with the newspaper dating back to before Trump even declared his candidacy for the Oval Office.
The Empire Strikes Back: Establishment Rallies to Romney to Stop Trump's Winning, Resistance Notches Win in New York
Mitt Romney picked up the nomination for U.S. Senate in Utah Tuesday, while "The Resistance" from the grassroots left picked up a major win against the establishment of the Democratic Party in New York.
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), the founding chairman of the House Freedom Caucus who President Donald Trump says is a "warrior," plans to enter the House Speaker's race to succeed outgoing Speaker Paul Ryan, he confirmed in an exclusive interview on The Curt Schilling Podcast on Breitbart News on Monday.
Exclusive — ‘Oedipal Impulses’: GQ Magazine Asks Donald Trump Jr. if He Wants to Have Sex with His Mother
GQ magazine asked Donald Trump Jr., the son of the leader of the free world, if he has ever wanted to have sex with his mother, according to emails obtained by Breitbart News.
House Freedom Caucus chairman Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) lambasted House Speaker Paul Ryan in a heated exchange over immigration on Wednesday on the floor of the House of Representatives.
Donald Trump Faces Presidency-Defining Moment as House Leaders Struggle to Find Votes for Paul Ryan Amnesty Plan
House GOP leaders are having serious problems finding the votes for Speaker Paul Ryan's amnesty plan, the so-called "compromise" legislation that will be voted on alongside a bill from House Judiciary Committee chairman Rep.
Exclusive -- Majority Whip Steve Scalise Joins President Trump in Opposition to Paul Ryan's Amnesty Bill
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise opposes House Speaker Paul Ryan's amnesty plan, his office confirmed to Breitbart News on Friday. Scalise joins President Donald Trump in opposing the Ryan amnesty plan, which is scheduled at this time for a vote next Thursday in the House.
Exclusive -- Steve King: Republican House Members Considering Forcibly Removing Paul Ryan from Speakership
Rep. Steve King (R-IA) told Breitbart News Tonight earlier this week that House Republicans are considering forcibly removing House Speaker Paul Ryan from the speakership via a "motion to vacate the chair" over Ryan's efforts to undermine President Donald Trump's agenda.
Voters in a handful of major states on Tuesday again rejected the establishment Never Trump wing of the GOP and backed "Make America Great Again" economic nationalist candidates in a sweep for the MAGA movement at the polls nationwide.
A new report in Axios details how White House Chief of Staff John Kelly did not follow President Donald Trump's orders to promote the son of former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani--and, in fact, took action diametrically opposed to the president's wishes.
Exclusive -- America First Ohio Poll: Nancy Pelosi Drags Down Democratic Party, Donald Trump Boosts GOP
A new poll conducted by America First Action Super PAC, President Donald Trump's official Super PAC, shows that Democrats in Ohio are in serious trouble of losing their re-election bids.
Exclusive — Bipartisan Infrastructure Funding Package that Sells Off Government Assets to Pay for Program on Way
A bipartisan group of lawmakers is working on an infrastructure package to help America's poorest communities, Breitbart News has learned.
A new poll out of South Carolina's first congressional district suggests another potential anti-incumbent upset looms, as longtime incumbent Never Trump Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC) is tied with his pro-Trump challenger state Rep.
Exclusive — Donald Trump Jr.: Trump Economy Most Helping ‘Forgotten Men’ in ‘Forgotten Land Everywhere Between New York City and Malibu’
President Donald J. Trump’s holistic approach to the economy is designed to help the working class “forgotten man” in America’s heartland, not the coastal elites, his son, Donald Trump Jr.
Donald Trump, Jr., the son of President Donald Trump, said in an exclusive interview on Breitbart News Saturday on SiriusXM Patriot Channel 125, that his father’s administration’s economic successes will play a huge role in the 2018 midterm elections.
Hillary Clinton gatekeeper Philippe Reines early Thursday said he regretted a crude Wednesday tweet about the wife of President Donald Trump's son Donald Trump, Jr., but then threatened the president's son in the same message in which he was supposedly apologizing.