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Schumer Targets Possible Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett

Schumer Targets Possible Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett

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.

Tom Steyer: Impeach Trump Before a 'Nuclear War' Happens

Tom Steyer: Impeach Trump Before a 'Nuclear War' Happens

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.

Supreme Court Ends Compulsory Public Sector Union Dues, 5-4

Supreme Court Ends Compulsory Public Sector Union Dues, 5-4

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.

Report: Democrats Have Been Protesting 'Wrong' Border Shelter

Report: Democrats Have Been Protesting 'Wrong' Border Shelter

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.

Blue State Blues: It's Wall or Nothing, Now

Blue State Blues: It's Wall or Nothing, Now

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.

San Francisco Protest: 'ICE = American Gestapo'

San Francisco Protest: 'ICE = American Gestapo'

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.

Kamala Harris: Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen Should Resign

Kamala Harris: Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen Should Resign

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.

Elon Musk: 'I Am a Socialist'

Elon Musk: 'I Am a Socialist'

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.

Republican John Cox: Trump Is Coming to Campaign for Me in California

Republican John Cox: Trump Is Coming to Campaign for Me in California

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.

Pollak: A Tribute to Charles Krauthammer

Pollak: A Tribute to Charles Krauthammer

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.

Charles Krauthammer Passes Away at 68

Charles Krauthammer Passes Away at 68

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.

Pollak: Trump Calls G-7's 'Free Trade' Bluff

Pollak: Trump Calls G-7's 'Free Trade' Bluff

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.

Report: Vince Vaughn Arrested for DUI in California

Report: Vince Vaughn Arrested for DUI in California

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.

Births Plummet in San Francisco Bay Area

Births Plummet in San Francisco Bay Area

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.

Blue State Blues: Gavin Newsom, 'Mister Me'

Blue State Blues: Gavin Newsom, 'Mister Me'

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.

California Primary: George Soros Comes up Empty in D.A. Races

California Primary: George Soros Comes up Empty in D.A. Races

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.

California Primary: Voters Recall Democrat Josh Newman over Gas Tax Vote

California Primary: Voters Recall Democrat Josh Newman over Gas Tax Vote

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.

Dan Rather on Trump Dis-inviting Eagles: 'Akin to McCarthyism'

Dan Rather on Trump Dis-inviting Eagles: 'Akin to McCarthyism'

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.

CNN's Jim Acosta: Kim Kardashian 'Shouldn't Be' at White House

CNN's Jim Acosta: Kim Kardashian 'Shouldn't Be' at White House

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.

Jerusalem Embassy Opening: A Ray of Light

Jerusalem Embassy Opening: A Ray of Light

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.

Democrats Are a No-Show for Jerusalem Embassy Move

Democrats Are a No-Show for Jerusalem Embassy Move

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.

Pro-Trump Signs in Jerusalem: ‘Trump, Make Israel Great’

Pro-Trump Signs in Jerusalem: ‘Trump, Make Israel Great’

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 Trump Welcomes Americans Home from North Korea

President Trump Welcomes Americans Home from North Korea

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.

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