New York Times: Trump’s Iran Sanctions ‘Working’; Foreign Policy ‘Success’

The New York Times gave President Donald Trump credit for oil sanctions on Iran, which it said had been successful in pressuring the regime without raising oil prices. In an article by Cliffor Krauss titled, “Trump Hit Iran With Oil Sanctions. So Far, They’re Working,” the Times reported that Trump had defied foreign policy experts and achieved … Continue reading New York Times: Trump’s Iran Sanctions ‘Working’; Foreign Policy ‘Success’

Courts Have Deported Half of Obama’s 2014 Adult Migrants

Federal agents have repatriated 90 percent of the Mexicans and 45 percent of the Central American adults who created the border crisis of 2014, but only a tiny share of the 2014 “Unaccompanied Alien Children,” according to September 2017 data reported by the Department of Homeland Security. Another one-third of the Central American UACs and … Continue reading Courts Have Deported Half of Obama’s 2014 Adult Migrants

Pope Francis Invites Bishops Accused of Sex Abuse Cover-Up to Youth Synod

Pope Francis invited several bishops accused of covering up clerical sex abuse to the Synod on Youth this October. Most bishops who attend the Synod — a religious meeting bringing bishops from around the world to meet with the pope — are selected by their national bishop’s conference to represent a given region, but several … Continue reading Pope Francis Invites Bishops Accused of Sex Abuse Cover-Up to Youth Synod

GOP Rep Gaetz Calls on AG Jeff Sessions to Step Aside — ‘We Can Do Better’

In an interview that aired on Mobile, AL CBS affiliate WKRG on Wednesday, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) declared it was time for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to “step aside” in his duties as head of the Justice Department. According to Gaetz, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was in charge of the Justice Department, not Sessions. … Continue reading GOP Rep Gaetz Calls on AG Jeff Sessions to Step Aside — ‘We Can Do Better’

Oregon candidate Amanda La Bell bows out over false claims about university degree: reports

Amanda La Bell, who was accused of making a false statement about her education in the official Oregon voter guide, has dropped out of an Oregon state legislative race.  (The Bulletin via Associated Press) An American Working Families Party candidate quit an Oregon state legislative race Wednesday amid false claims about her university degree, according … Continue reading Oregon candidate Amanda La Bell bows out over false claims about university degree: reports

CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin: Kavanaugh ‘Getting Confirmed’ if Accuser Doesn’t Testify

CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin said on Wednesday evening that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will get confirmed if Christine Blasey Ford, the Northern California psychology professor who has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were teenagers, does not testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday. “If she refuses to testify on … Continue reading CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin: Kavanaugh ‘Getting Confirmed’ if Accuser Doesn’t Testify

Watch–Beto O’Rourke to Black American: Illegal Immigrant Labor Needed for Cotton Gin

During a town hall event on Wednesday night, Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) — running against Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) for the Senate seat — told a black American who questioned his support of illegal immigration that illegal aliens from Central America and Mexico are today’s cotton pickers. O’Rourke’s remarks were made after a black American asked … Continue reading Watch–Beto O’Rourke to Black American: Illegal Immigrant Labor Needed for Cotton Gin

Pompeo: Kerry ‘Can’t Seem to Get Off the Stage, and You Have To’

During an interview broadcast on Wednesday’s edition of the Fox News Channel’s “Ingraham Angle,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated former Secretary of State John Kerry “can’t seem to get off the stage,” and needs to do so. Pompeo said, “Secretary Kerry can’t seem to get off the stage, and you have to. When I’m the former secretary, … Continue reading Pompeo: Kerry ‘Can’t Seem to Get Off the Stage, and You Have To’

Why status of Kavanaugh confirmation process could become more clear on Friday

There is a stasis on Capitol Hill as to how things may unfold for a potential hearing on Monday for Supreme Court pick Judge Brett Kavanaugh and the allegations leveled by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. That said, Monday may not be the day to watch. It’s likely that we’ll know by late morning or midday … Continue reading Why status of Kavanaugh confirmation process could become more clear on Friday

Matthews: GOP Should Think of Possibility Ford Does Interview Right Before Election

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews raised a scenario where Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, and his accuser, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, gives an interview right before the 2018 elections, “and it’s deadly, it’s deadly.” Matthews began by giving a scenario, “that the Republicans will not like.” Matthews’ scenario was one … Continue reading Matthews: GOP Should Think of Possibility Ford Does Interview Right Before Election

Socialism rises in Democratic Party as primary season of upsets comes to close

As Democratic socialists chalk up victories across the country during primary season, there are indications that the wave is having an impact on the Democratic Party at large. Backed by Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, a slew of liberal candidates have pulled off upsets in Democratic primaries across the country this year by embracing a Democratic … Continue reading Socialism rises in Democratic Party as primary season of upsets comes to close

NASA Announces Spacecraft Flyby of Object Four Billion Miles from Earth

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) scientists held a “science chat” on their Facebook page on Wednesday outlining the “farthest planetary encounter in history” as the New Horizons spacecraft heads to the edge of the solar system to inspect a mysterious “object.” The spacecraft will have a “close encounter” with the object just after midnight … Continue reading NASA Announces Spacecraft Flyby of Object Four Billion Miles from Earth

Julianne Moore, Eva Longoria Release Video Thanking Brett Kavanaugh Accuser

Actresses Julianne Moore and Eva Longoria are among the celebrities and left-wing activists featured in a video montage, in which the women are seen thanking Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s assault accuser for coming forward with her allegation. “We know how difficult it is to stand up to powerful people. We want to thank … Continue reading Julianne Moore, Eva Longoria Release Video Thanking Brett Kavanaugh Accuser

Oakland City Council Passes ‘Abolish ICE’ Resolution

Oakland’s city council unanimously approved a resolution on Monday evening calling on Congress to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf made headlines months before Democratic-Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D) upset longtime Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY) in a primary earlier this year when Schaaf alerted illegal immigrants in the Bay Area of impending … Continue reading Oakland City Council Passes ‘Abolish ICE’ Resolution

Polish President Backs Trump Warning NATO of Russia-Germany Pipeline

Polish President Andrzej Duda raised alarms Tuesday at the White House to the danger of a gas pipeline from Russia to Germany that President Donald Trump alerted to at a summer NATO summit. President Duda voiced concerns about Russian energy dominance in Europe during Tuesday’s joint press conference with President Trump at the White House. … Continue reading Polish President Backs Trump Warning NATO of Russia-Germany Pipeline

Claire McCaskill Voting ‘No’ on Kavanaugh, ‘Troubling’ Allegations Not a Factor

Sen. Claire McCaskill announced Wednesday she will vote against confirming Brett Kavanaugh, the Supreme Court nominee, but that the allegations against him – which she called “troubling” – are not a factor in her decision. Claire released the following statement on the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court: pic.twitter.com/QGkEYegig9 — McCaskill Office (@McCaskillOffice) … Continue reading Claire McCaskill Voting ‘No’ on Kavanaugh, ‘Troubling’ Allegations Not a Factor

Hirono: Grassley’s Claim He’s Doing Everything to Contact Kavanaugh Accuser Is ‘Such Bullsh*t’

[ADULT LANGUAGE WARNING] Wednesday on ABC’s “World News Tonight,” Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) said Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) claiming he has done everything he can to contact Brett Kavanaugh‘s accuser Dr.Christine Blasey Ford was “such bullshit.” Hirono said, “The latest being a letter from the chairman to the Democrats, saying we have done everything … Continue reading Hirono: Grassley’s Claim He’s Doing Everything to Contact Kavanaugh Accuser Is ‘Such Bullsh*t’

Dem Rep Garamendi: ‘Women Across This Nation Should Be Outraged at What These White Men Senators Are Doing to This Woman’

Wednesday on CNN’s “The Situation Room,” Rep. John Garamendi (D-CA) said women should “be outraged at what these white men senators are doing to this woman,” referring to Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser Dr. Christine Blasey Ford by insisting that she testify by Monday. Garamendi said, “Women for decades have faced this situation. They have always when … Continue reading Dem Rep Garamendi: ‘Women Across This Nation Should Be Outraged at What These White Men Senators Are Doing to This Woman’

Illegal Aliens Arrested in Slaughterhouse ICE Raid to be Deported, Owner Faces Jail Time

At least four illegal alien workers at a Tennessee slaughterhouse will likely be deported after they were sentenced, while their employer is set to face jail time. Illegal aliens Evelio Alejandro Bravo-Arreaga, Fidel Silva-Silva, Antonio Garcia-Martin, and Mateo Gomez-Pablo were sentenced this week following an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raid at Southeastern Provision in April, as … Continue reading Illegal Aliens Arrested in Slaughterhouse ICE Raid to be Deported, Owner Faces Jail Time

Poll: One in Three Americans Believe Foreign Entity Will Change Vote in Midterms

A poll released on Monday shows that one in three — or 31 percent — of Americans believe a foreign country is “likely” to change the vote in November’s midterm elections, an opinion that could be driven by the left-wing media’s — including taxpayer-funded National Public Radio (NPR) — ongoing coverage of the federal investigation … Continue reading Poll: One in Three Americans Believe Foreign Entity Will Change Vote in Midterms

Immigration to U.S. from Third World, Islamic Nations Skyrockets Since 2010

Legal immigration from the third world and Islamic nations has skyrocketed the most since 2010, a new analysis finds. Census Bureau data analyzed by researchers at the Center for Immigration Studies reveals that America has greatly increased immigration from the third world and Islamic regions within the last seven years. Since 2010, foreign countries with … Continue reading Immigration to U.S. from Third World, Islamic Nations Skyrockets Since 2010

Nearly Half of Residents in America’s Largest Cities Speak a Foreign Language

Nearly half of residents in America’s top five largest cities speak a foreign language at home, a new study by the Center for Immigration Studies reveals. Researchers Steven Camarotta and Karen Zeigler analyzed data from the Census Bureau, finding that more than 48 percent of residents in America’s largest cities — New York City, Houston, … Continue reading Nearly Half of Residents in America’s Largest Cities Speak a Foreign Language

Grassley demands Feinstein turn over letter from Kavanaugh accuser: ‘I cannot overstate how disappointed I am’

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley on Wednesday unloaded a torrent of criticism on Sen. Dianne Feinstein for her handling of the sexual assault accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, telling the ranking Democrat on the committee, “I cannot overstate how disappointed I am.” Saying Feinstein “chose to sit on the allegations until a … Continue reading Grassley demands Feinstein turn over letter from Kavanaugh accuser: ‘I cannot overstate how disappointed I am’

Mavericks Owner Cuban Pledges $10M After Sexual Misconduct Report

Sept. 19 (UPI) — The NBA released results of a seven-month investigation Wednesday which confirmed “numerous instances” of sexual harassment and other forms of workplace misconduct within the Dallas Mavericks organization. New Jersey Attorney General Anne Milgram led the investigation, which found 15 women in the Mavericks organization were subjected to harassment by former CEO Terdema Ussery, including “inappropriate comments, touching and … Continue reading Mavericks Owner Cuban Pledges $10M After Sexual Misconduct Report

UN Official Accuses Bolton of ‘Threatening Judges of the ICC’

At a press briefing on Wednesday at the United Nations, Adama Dieng, Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide at the United Nations, slammed President Donald Trump’s National Security Adviser John Bolton for the recent announcement that the United States will no longer recognize the International Criminal Court. “It is simply regrettable I would say, … Continue reading UN Official Accuses Bolton of ‘Threatening Judges of the ICC’

Tom Fitton: Judicial Watch in Court for Fusion GPS Records

Judicial Watch was in court last month before U.S. District Court Judge Reggie B. Walton regarding communications of the Office of the Attorney General with Nellie Ohr, the wife of former Senior DOJ Official Bruce Ohr, who was critical to the creation of the Clinton/DNC dossier. The subject of the hearing was the lawsuit Judicial Watch filed … Continue reading Tom Fitton: Judicial Watch in Court for Fusion GPS Records

Senators, aides being targeted by foreign government hackers, lawmaker says

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said in a letter to U.S. Senate leaders that hackers working on behalf of a foreign government are still targeting the personal account of senators and their aides.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) Hackers working on behalf of a foreign government are still targeting the personal accounts of senators and their aides and … Continue reading Senators, aides being targeted by foreign government hackers, lawmaker says

Poll Showing O’Rourke Leads Cruz by 2 in Texas Senate Race an Outlier Using Different Methodology

A poll released Wednesday by Reuters/Ipsos/University of Virginia Polling Center showing Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) leads incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) by two points is an outlier that used a significantly different methodology from other polls that show Cruz in the lead. According to the Reuters/Ipsos/UVA Poll of likely voters in Texas, O’Rourke leads Cruz, 47 … Continue reading Poll Showing O’Rourke Leads Cruz by 2 in Texas Senate Race an Outlier Using Different Methodology