Now that Senate Democrats scored a surprise win in the withdrawal of Ryan Bounds just before a confirmation vote, they want to use the same strategy against Brett Kavanaugh. They have stepped up demands for Kavanaugh’s writings going all the way back to his work in the Bush administration after succeeding in torpedoing Bounds over some undergraduate essays for which he later apologized. This strategy would force the Senate to go much slower on Kavanaugh while Chuck Schumer and his allies pore through over a million pages of documents looking for anything useful to highlight as a means of peeling off one or more Republicans:
Yesterday The Nation published a piece titled “The Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Effect” which reads like a summary of recent history written
The best use of your reading time at the end of an uncharacteristically slow Trump-era news day is this WaPo profile of the most fascinat
He may have lost his right to view classified material but he’s gained something far more lucrative: Petty martyrdom at Trump’s hands. I’
Last week Sen. Bill Nelson of Florida claimed that Russians were already involved in hacking into the Florida election system. Nelson cla
He’s all talk. I think?
There’s no explicit threat here to fire Mueller if he doesn’t meet Giuliani’s September 1 deadline. Nor is
“Make This Garbage Country Great For The First Time” has a nice, populist ring to it.
Every time I say that Chris is the “smart” Cu
I’ve written a bunch about Antifa and how pathetic that group is but it has to be said that Jason Kessler, the racist who organized the U
Give Chelsea Clinton credit for getting at the heart of the utilitarian argument for abortion. Most abortion activists put it in terms of
He makes a good point.
How can we trust a man with classified information who’s prone to erratic conduct and frenzied commentary?
As we’ve discussed several times here at Hot Air, San Francisco has a serious problem with homeless people using the sidewalk as a toilet
A noteworthy moment for an administration that famously refuses to apologize for its claims. Yesterday afternoon, Sarah Huckabee Sanders
There’s no way Corey really believes Mike Bloomberg is the Democrats’ best bet, is there? Either he’s trolling or he has some sort of con
Monday evening coordinated attacks small groups of young men dressed in black torched between 80 and 100 cars. The fact that the attacks
A coordinated campaign by more than 100 newspapers tomorrow will see publication of a wide variety of editorials, all condemning Presiden
Looks like Colorado state officials have decided that the Masterpiece Cakeshop case doesn’t apply to, er … Masterpiece Cakeshop. Despite
It’s just one source’s word but that source must be close to her to have been in a position to listen to the tapes. Which is not to say t
Several interesting wrinkles emerged during last night’s primary results that could provide hints about the midterm results on Nov. 6.
Is there a blue wave coming in November? One certainly showed up in Minnesota last night, despite competitive primaries on both sides of
It’s no longer too close to call the Kansas Republican governor’s primary.
Last night incumbent Gov. Jeff Colyer conceded the prima
It took the DNC three days to respond to domestic-abuse allegations against its deputy chair — and then, only after most voters in Minnes
So what the heck happened in the Minnesota GOP gubernatorial primary last night? I suppose the shortest answer might be… Trump happened.<
A late evening palate cleanser, in case you missed it elsewhere today. How often do I tell you that a clip is magical? Not often, right?<
Not just any House Democrat either. It’s Eric Swalwell, a guy with an Avenatti-esque ubiquity on cable news as he gears up for a possible
I wasn’t aware that the NY Times published a sort of woke advice column called The Sweet Spot, though it makes perfect sense that they wo
In recent weeks, China’s effort to impose ethnic cleansing on Uighurs in its northwest region has come to light, with perhaps millions re
Airports have criticised proposals that could stop them serving alcohol to holidaymakers in the early morning.
Five young people learn about state-mandated cancer warnings, plastic bag bans, the power of government unions, and California’s influence o
In an interview Wednesday, Democratic National Committee Deputy Chairman Keith Ellison issued a loaded statement directed at his accuser, sa
President Donald Trump's legal team is "pretty much finished with" a memorandum opposing a potential subpoena by Special Counsel Robert Muel
People with even short memories will recall "act one" was Anita Hill, a law professor at the University of Oklahoma, who in 1991 accused Sup
President Trump fired back at New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo late Wednesday, saying the Democrat was having a total meltdown after he declared a
Despite attempts by their leadership to tamp down pre-midterm impeachment talk, the Democrats are clearly anxious to remove President Trump
It’s tempting to chalk up Pope Francis’s recent announcement—that the catechism has been revised to decree the death penalty as always “ina
You guys know that I think Trump does deserve some criticism when it comes to how he’s handled the National Anthem protests in the NFL. On t
They appeared on different late-night shows Tuesday, but their message was essentially the same:
He should have been fired and prosecuted four years ago when he was caught spying on the Senate Intelligence Committee and lying to Congr
Contrary to recent claims, Richard Spencer is not a “Wilsonian Progressive.” How could he be? Woodrow Wilson pushed for foreign war in the n
It takes courage to exercise your right to protest injustice, especially when you’re 11! Keep up the good work Mariana. https://t.co/vnGh
Investigative reporter Sara Carter exclusively obtained new Bruce Ohr text messages from a Congressional source showing dossier author Chris
A woman who just became the Democratic nominee for Michigan’s 4th district and is running uncontested in November, just promised to vote to
Omar Abdulsattar Ameen accused of terror killings in Iraq in 2014, entered US as refugee
Remember that 2016 conversation about retail inflation, Q2 wage growth, durable goods spending and non-durable goods expenditures… Well, in
The newest Democratic candidate for Governor in Vermont, who won the nomination last night, apparently doesn’t even know what Socialism is,
Psst, um media? This is an improper revocation of a security clearance to get back at someone. Will you be covering this anytime soon?
Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., said he’ll try again in the coming weeks to legislatively curb President Trump’s ability to impose tariffs.
On Wednesday, Hillary Clinton praised 11-year-old Mariana Taylor for fighting for her right to protest the pledge of allegiance. “Keep up th
The liberal mainstream media likes to paint President Trump as a racist every time he criticizes ANY person of color. Now we know why. Presi
Closing arguments ended Wednesday in the federal court trial of Paul Manafort on 18 bank and tax fraud charges.