MixedTimes - Joel B. Pollak
Former President Barack Obama criticized President Donald Trump indirectly in a speech in South Africa on Tuesday -- but at times, he sounded almost like a conservative.
Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MA) said Tuesday morning that President Donald Trump had committed "treason" in meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin, and that Democrats would consider impeachment “once we take control of the House back.
CNN analyst andWashington Post columnist Josh Rogin attacked President Donald Trump on Twitter on Monday, suggesting that the president was ignorant because he allegedly did not know that Finland is not a member of NATO.
The California Democratic Party endorsed State Sen. Kevin de Léon (D-Los Angeles) over incumbent U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) on Saturday, as the two Democrats prepare to face off in the November general election.
The most memorable thing about FBI agent Peter Strzok's testimony in the U.S. House on Thursday was not what he said. It was the way he smirked throughout.
The IG report suggests that Peter Strzok never mentioned Khan to Page and never mentioned Khan to the Inspector General.
A federal judge in Sacramento partially struck down one of California's "sanctuary state" laws, but upheld two others, on Thursday.
A federal judge in Sacramento partially struck down one of California's "sanctuary state" laws, but upheld two others, on Thursday.
Shaun King declared Frederick Douglass a "prophet" -- but he was a prophet of redemption, not despair. And it was precisely because he believed in the Fourth of July that he believed in America's future.
Democratic National Committee chairman Tom Perez issued a bleak message for the Fourth of July, portraying the United States as a deeply troubled nation, and suggesting that President Donald Trump's policies are to blame.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) attacked Judge Amy Coney Barrett of theU.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit on Monday, indicating that Democrats fear her appointment could be politically problematic.
Democratic socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is no longer left enough for some Democrats, because he has been reluctant to join calls to abolish U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
Left-wing billionaire Tom Steyer toldRolling Stone in an interview published Friday that it was important to impeach President Donald Trump because otherwise the only way to convince voters to dump him might be a catastrophe like a "nuclear war.
Democrats were too busy "fundamentally transforming" America during President Barack Obama's long tenure to consider what was in the best interests of our constitutional democracy.
Trump tied Democrats to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's core message -- "Abolish ICE!" -- and showed voters its frightening consequences: crime and anarchy.
Democrats were dismayed Wednesday to learn the news of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's imminent retirement. His departure will allow President Donald Trump to choose a new associate justice, likely replacing a swing vote with a conservative.
The U.S. Supreme Court handed down its decision inJanus v. AFSCME on Wednesday, ruling 5-4 that public sector unions could no longer compel non-members to pay dues because it violated their First Amendment rights.
Alexandria Oscario-Cortez is proud of her roots -- but don't call her a Latina: she prefers the gender-neutral pronoun "Latinx."
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is proud of her roots -- but don't call her a Latina: she prefers the gender-neutral pronoun "Latinx."
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 28-year-old democratic socialist who became an instant Democratic Party heroine by unseating party caucus chair Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY) in Tuesday's New York primary, is an anti-Israel radical.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 28, has defeated incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley in the Democratic primary in NY-14 on a promise to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) president Morton A. Klein praised Reps. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) and Bob Goodlatte (R-VA)for introducing H.R. 6095, the Export Administration Anti-Discrimination Act (EAADA), which will help stop left-wing attempts to urge companies and consumers to boycott Israel.
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) suggested Tuesday morning that Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch had been bribed, after the Court handed down a 5-4 decision upholding President Donald Trump's "travel ban" as constitutional.
Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer scrambled to distance themselves from Maxine Waters's call to "harass" opponents. These are tactics the left has championed -- as long as they worked.
Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) told a press conference on Monday that she stands by her speech calling on the public to harass members of the Trump administration.
Left-wing billionaire Tom Steyer is spending tens of millions of dollars on advertising urging that President Donald Trump be impeached -- because he thinks it is the only way for Democrats to win the 2018 midterm elections.
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) declined Monday to condemn Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) for calling on the public to "harass" members of the Trump administration -- but said that people should confront them "with love.
Conservative radio host Mark Levin has been inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame, thanks to overwhelming public support.
Nancy Pelosi criticized comments by Rep. Maxine Waters calling on the public to "harass" members of the Trump administration -- but said the President was to blame for Waters's rhetoric.
Dilbert cartoonist Scott Adams does not vote. But for the first time, he said Sunday, he is thinking about it -- thanks to the effort by opponents of Donald Trump to ostracize people who support the president.
California Democrats are reacting angrily to plans by the Trump administration to house tens of thousands of illegal aliens detained at the southern border at military bases in the Golden State.
The Wall Street Journal's "Aunt's Odyssey: To Reunite a Son And His Mother," is a sad story, yet it reveals the way in which illegal aliens are abusing the system.
Time: "The original version of this story misstated what happened to the girl in the photo after she taken [sic] from the scene."
TheNew York Times continued the media's effort to sensationalize the enforcement of immigration laws on Friday, comparing Trump's "zero tolerance" policy to the internment of Japanese-Americans in the Second World War.
Facebook says it is in the midst of a fight against "fake news" on its platform, but has allowed activists to raise nearly $20 million for migrants using a photo that is incorrectly said to show a daughter being separated from her mother.
A tent city in Tornillo, Texas, that Democrats have been using as a site for protests against President Donald Trump's border policies turns out not to be housing children separated from their parents after all, according to theAustin American-Statesman.
We cannot enforce our laws at the border, because a child might cry somewhere in America and people will be upset. We have to reduce the human element in law enforcement.
Michael Avenatti, attorney for porn star Stormy Daniels, has arrived at the southern border to represent 50 mothers who were separated from their children after being arrested for crossing into the United States illegally.
Protesters in San Francisco and other cities descended on the offices of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to demand an end to the "zero tolerance" policy on the border, comparing the agency to the Nazi Gestapo.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said Tuesday that Democrats would reject legislation to address the crisis at the U.S-Mexico border, where children have been separated from adults after crossing illegally.
Every single Senate Democrat has backed a bill by Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) that would effectively prevent authorities from arresting illegal aliens within 100 miles of the U.S.
Yes, the Bible commands us to "care for the stranger and the immigrant." But the implication is that they will first agree to obey our laws.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), a leading contender for the Democratic Party nomination for president in 2020, said Monday that Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen should resign over the enforcement of immigration law at the border, which has resulted in some children being separated from their parents after crossing illegally.
Beltway pundits who dislike President Donald Trump seem to agree that the Holocaust is now fair game when it comes to attacking the administration's immigration policies.
The Associated Press published a report Sunday evening describing chain-link partitions within aU.S. Border Patrol facility in McAllen, Texas, as "cages" -- while other news organizations described them as "fences.
A secret Harvard University study was revealed last week that shows the extent to which the university's collegiate admissions process places Asian-American applicants at a distinct disadvantage.
Tesla CEO and PayPal billionaire Elon Musk surprised many Friday when he declared on Twitter that he is a socialist. Conservative critics, however, may well have agreed, given his companies' reliance on the state.
The shelter in El Cajon is a comfortable facility providing lodging, meals, clothing, medical care, education, recreation, counseling, and other services to illegal alien children.
Gavin Newsom threw in with Nancy Pelosi. He put her on the November ballot -- and not just in her San Francisco district.
The Inspector General's report shows the FBI may actually have neglected an investigation into emails found on Anthony Weiner's laptop in an effort to stop Donald Trump from winning.
The report of Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz undermines the basis for Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, because its conclusions suggest President Donald Trump was not obstructing justice in firing former FBI director James Comey.
California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom told Democratic Party officials at a campaign event Wednesday that he would be working hard to "put Nancy Pelosi back in the speakership" of Congress.
California Gov. Jerry Brown endorsed Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom to take over his job after this year in a Democratic Party "unity" ceremony in Sacramento on Wednesday.
President Donald Trump told Fox News' Sean Hannity on Tuesday that any deal with North Korea must be approved by Congress.
South Korea issued a statement Tuesday praising the summit in Singapore between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
Republican businessman John Cox, who stunned the political world last week by placing second in the California primary and securing a spot on the November ballot, said Monday that President Donald Trump will campaign for him in California.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) trashed President Donald Trump's diplomatic efforts Tuesday at a summit with North Korea's Kimg Jong-un in Singapore, claiming he had conceded too much to the regime.
President Donald Trump addressed reporters in Singapore on Tuesday afternoon local time, following his summit with North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, telling them that he was hopeful for the prospects of peace, and that "they will be doing things" on human rights.
"Chairman Kim Jong Un reaffirmed his firm and unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula."
Former basketball and reality TV star Dennis Rodman told CNN's Chris Cuomo Monday evening that the White House had called him to thank him for his role in advocating for diplomacy between North Korea and the U.S.
Senate Democrats have written a letter to President Donald Trump with a list of requirements that any deal with North Korea must meet if they are to support it.
Democrats proposed a new bill Monday -- on the eve of talks between President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un -- that would prevent the president from launching a pre-emptive strike on North Korea.
Krauthammer's greatness has been his ability to salvage grand themes from the muddle of everyday politics, and -- the hardest part -- to explain them in ordinary language.
Krauthammer's greatness was his ability to salvage grand themes from the muddle of everyday politics, and -- the hardest part -- to explain them in ordinary language.
President Donald Trump stunned the G-7 on Saturday in Canada with his call for a complete end to all tariffs -- and non-tariff barriers to trade, like government subsidies.
Actor and libertarian Vince Vaughn was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol by police in Manhattan Beach early Sunday morning, according to news reports.
A new study suggests that the birth rate is collapsing in the San Francisco Bay Area, partly due to high housing prices, as women are delaying childbirth until they can afford living space in which to raise children.
President Donald Trump told a gaggle of reporters Friday that he will "probably" support efforts by Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) to end the federal ban on marijuana in states that have legalized it.
Gavin Newsom's real weak spot is that he does nothing for his party -- and is even willing to sacrifice it for his own gain. He is "Mr.
Left-wing billionaire George Soros suffered a series of political losses in the California primary on Tuesday, as three of the four district attorney candidates he backed lost, and the other was forced into a runoff election.
Democrats are fuming about the more than 118,000 voters who were left off the rolls in Los Angeles in Tuesday's California primary. However, they have no one but themselves to blame.
Voters in California's 29th State Senate district recalled freshman Democrat Josh Newman in Tuesady's California primary over his vote for Governor Jerry Brown's 12-cent-per-gallon gas tax hike, replacing him with Republican Ling Ling Chang and definitively denying Democrats a supermajority in the upper house.
Democrats managed to avoid being shut out of the general election in several key congressional races in the California primary on Tuesday.
Republican businessman John Cox has been projected as the second-place finisher in the California primary for governor, securing a slot at the top of the ticket on the November ballot and lifting GOP hopes to retain Congress.
Dr. Mike Kennedy took several jabs at Mitt Romney, his opponent in the Utah primary for U.S. Senate June 26, on Breitbart News TonightMonday evening.
President Donald Trump tweeted several endorsements Tuesday morning for the California primary, including Republican businessman John Cox for governor.
Voters will head to the polls Tuesday in the California primary, which will not only determine the final matchups in several key statewide races, including the race for governor, but will also set the framework for the overall battle for the U.S.
Disgraced journalist Dan Rather weighed in on President Donald Trump's decision Monday evening to dis-invite the Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles from a celebratory visit to the White House on Tuesday, calling it "akin to McCarthyism.
Would-be Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) slammed Monday's 7-2 Supreme Court ruling in theMasterpieceBakeshop case, attacking "discriminatory practices behind the guise of religious liberty."
The California primary could decide the fate of Congress in November. Democrats hope to flip several districts. However, Republican fortunes have improved in recent months.
Republican James Bradley is within "striking distance" of second place in the California primary for U.S. Senate, according to the latest University of California Berkeley Institute of Governmental Studies (IGS) poll.
Samantha Bee shows that if you are on the left, you can get away with almost anything -- and if you are on the right, you can be abused by everyone.
The TBS network applauded comedian Samantha Bee for apologizing Thursday for incendiary remarks she made about White House adviser (and presidential daughter) Ivanka Trump the day before.
U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman says that Republicans are more pro-Israel than Democrats -- and that Democrats need to do something about it.
Rep. Trey Gowdy claimed this weekthat Americans want the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) snooping in political campaigns, even as he undermined President Donald Trump's claims of a "spy" in his own.
CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta complained Thursday that celebrity Kim Kardashian "shouldn't be here" at the White House to discuss prison reform, saying it reflected "a lack of seriousness" in the administration.
The Jerusalem embassy ceremony was a moving experience, a unique moment in history when 23 years of promises, and thousands of years of hope, were finally fulfilled.
Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX), Dean Heller (R-NV), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and Mike Lee (R-UT) made the trip, along with ten Republican U.S. Representatives -- but not one Democrat joined the U.S.
"Thank You President Trump." That was the message projected onto the ancient walls of Jerusalem, together with the American and Israeli flags, on the eve of the formal transfer of the U.S.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed the official U.S. delegation to Jerusalem Sunday evening, on the day before the transfer of the American embassy to Israel’s capital.
The report of the University of California Berkeley Commission on Free Speech concludes that conservatives, not the left, are to blame for the violence on campus.
Left-wing billionaire George Soros is extending his foray into local politics by funding "progressive" candidates for district attorney (DA) in communities throughout Northern California and across the nation.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said Thursday that Democrats would raise taxes if they win the 2018 midterm elections.
JERUSALEM, Israel — Pastor John Hagee, founder and national director of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), told Breitbart News in an exclusive interview Friday that President Donald Trump had earned "political immortality" by moving the U.S.
In both the Iran deal and Jerusalem, the U.S. and Israel stand together, unapologetically, against the fearful tide of world opinion.
Several main streets of Jerusalem are bedecked in Israeli and American flags in celebration of the upcoming transfer of the U.S. embassy to the city on Monday -- and one major intersection in the center of the city features an explicit pro-Trump message.
President Donald Trump prepared to welcome AmericansKim Hak Song, Kim Dong Cul, and Kim Sang-Duk home to the United States at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland after they were released by their North Korean captors.
President Donald Trump welcomed AmericansKim Hak Song, Kim Dong Chul, and Kim Sang-Duk home to the United States at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland after they were released by their North Korean captors.
HERZLIYA, Israel -- Israeli Minister of Defense Avigdor Lieberman said Thursday morning: "We will not allow Iran to transform Syria into forward base against Israel."
President Donald Trump's announcement Tuesday that the U.S. is leaving the Iran deal marks the end of what his predecessor, Barack Obama, considered his main foreign policy legacy.