There is growing legislative resistance to some powers that were delegated to presidents by improvident legislators.
To believe Flynn told the agents the truth, you must believe that (a) he lied to the court when he
The trouble in Trump world.
(free from Flckr) Sen. Jon Kyl (R-Ariz) announced Friday he will resign from his post at the end of year.
Dairy farmers are expected to benefit greatly from the 2018 Farm Bill. (KEREM YUCEL/AFP/Getty Images) Passed overwhelmingly by Congress this
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The Democrats were for it before they were against it.
If Trump had paid the women with campaign funds, his critics would certainly be screaming that he’d improperly diverted campaign
Once the Democrats’ darling, Avenatti is now a walking embarrassment.
Rep. Kathleen Rice (D-N.Y.) was one of three representatives to unveil a campaign finance reform bill Thursday. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ
Hungarian scholar George Szamuely tells Ann Garrison that he sees a 70 percent chance of combat between NATO and Russia
The defendants convicted yesterday participated in a massive yet brutally efficient criminal enterprise that trafficked hundreds of vulnerable Thai women for sexual exploitation and used sophisticated money laundering techniques to conceal and sustain itself,
Hillary Clinton. (AP Photo/John Locher) The Clinton Foundation’s incoming cash flow nosedived to a 15-year low in 2017, the year
The region is quickly careening towards its next conflict.
Brown, 66, became just the fifth Ohio senator since the popular election of senators began in 1914 to achieve a
In his efforts to uncover the Iran-Contra plot and the machinations surrounding Russia-gate, Bob Parry was in the forefront of
(Scott Olson/Getty Images) On Dec. 3, it was announced that Tribune Media would be acquired by Nexstar Media Group for
The prosecutor is twisting campaign-finance law.
May survived a no-confidence vote, but Britain is sliding into the constitutional crisis.
The avalanche of funeral hagiography drowned any possible discussion of what Bush did to the Middle East. As’ad AbuKhalil writes
During the 2011 Winter Fund Drive, ex-CIA analyst (and peace activist) Ray McGovern suggested that the late Bob Parry write
A “dark money” measure introduced by Senators Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) narrowly passed the Senate Dec. 12.
USA Today‘s Scott Gleeson slammed Hesiman winner Kyler Murray for “homophobic” posts from six years ago.
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Sometimes money isn’t everything. In more than a dozen races this cycle,
The day after Andrés Manuel López Obrador took office as Mexico’s president on Dec. 1, his foreign minister flew to Washington to propose a $20 billion development plan to make Central America a place for people to stay rather than flee.
(Win McNamee/Getty Images) A firm that was part of a controversial foreign influence operation that allegedly ensnared veterans into lobbying
There’s a reason no one wants to admit that abortion kills unborn human beings.
Maria Butina (STR/AFP/Getty Images) Alleged Russian spy Maria Butina has changed her plea to guilty, according to a new joint
He sent his finance minister at the time, Giannis Varoufakis, who is now working with Sen. Bernie Sanders to form an international progressive movement, to Berlin and London to hold the Greek position as forcefully as possible. Varoufakis did as he was asked. He made it clear that Syriza was willing to leave the European Union and default on its loans to defend Greek citizens from hardship. His comments rattled foreign exchange markets and weakened the euro against the dollar.
Nick Searcy’s new movie depicts the life and trial of Kermit Gosnell, who killed hundreds of babies that survived his late-term abortion procedures.
Norse myth, nature mysticism, and modern camp defy cliché in Nordic Impressions.
Mary provides an important but often forgotten link between the three Abrahamic religions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
The Justice Department is not just any arm of government. It is a bulwark of the rule of law on which our domestic tranquility and prosperity depend.
Mark Harris (R) declares victory over Dan McCready (D) late on election night with a 2,000-vote lead and 99 percent of districts reporting.
The U.N. indicated that Jews’ praying at the Western Wall is more worthy of condemnation than Hamas’s lobbing rockets indiscriminately at Israeli civilians.
In Wisconsin, Republican lawmakers passed bills that would weaken the power of the new Democratic governor and attorney general.
Over in Michigan, lawmakers — inspired by Wisconsin’s tactics —- are trying to strip control of campaign finance issues from the incoming Democratic secretary of state
Scalia said the free-exercise clause bars laws that target religious beliefs & practices, but not laws that indirectly burden religious people or institutions
Court Excoriates Obama State Department/Justice Department for Possibly Acting in “Bad Faith” and Colluding “to Scuttle Public Scrutiny” of Clinton Private Email Server Court Criticizes Current Justice Department for “Chicanery” District Court Judge Lamberth Orders “Proposed Plan and Schedule for Discovery Within Ten Days”
There were young women who were working seven days a week and despaired of having enough money to feed and clothe their children.
The U.S. government subsidizes billionaire George Soros’ radical leftist agenda dedicating hundreds of millions of dollars to his deeply politicized
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US President Donald Trump (L) and Republican Congressional candidate for North Carolina’s 13th district Ted Budd (L) listen as Republican
the U.S. government continues to seek to block Iranian oil exports. Rouhani’s comments came a day after the U.S. sent an aircraft carrier to the Persian Gulf on Monday in an apparent “show of force,”
Flynn had a distinguished 33-year Army career that included top-level intelligence posts and promotion to the rank of three-star general. Perhaps his greatest achievement in uniform was …
For a couple of centuries, the “left” hoped popular movements would lead to changes for the better. Today, many leftists
With just a few days left before Congress adjourns, House Republicans, like their President, have pretty much let the clock
Jeffrey Epstein (Rick Friedman/Corbis via Getty Images) Jeffrey Epstein, a billionaire hedge fund manager, settled in court Tuesday more than
Two sides to the coin. Flood the markets and increase trade with no US Profit or lower the volume and increase US manufacturing, jobs and taxable income, New agreement is in favor of US.
Glenn Greenwald is far from alone in noting that London is possibly the most surveilled city in the world, with CCTV cameras everywhere. The environs of the Ecuadorian embassy are monitored especially heavily, with continuous filming by the UK and Ecuadorian authorities and most likely by the US and other actors with an interest in Assange’s fate.
Clinton-DNC Used Law Firm to Pay for Anti-Trump Dossier (Washington, DC) — Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a