House Speaker Paul Ryan discussed his upcoming retirement and future political prospects during an appearance at the Economic Club of Washington, D.C. on Thursday morning.
The city hosting the 2020 GOP convention has come a long way.
Hosted by Charlie Sykes.
We'll let you guess.
The pace has been dizzying. With all the walk backs, reversals, dropped contractions, and various obfuscations: Russia week has been Peak Tr
The government seeks to learn from the events of 2016.
Marco Rubio warns that the United States is not ready for the havoc that impersonation technology can wreak.
Did the president’s “team” actually discuss handing over U.S. citizens to Kremlin interrogators?
A muted reaction to Helsinki from the GOP Congress.
Tom Perrotta on the Serbian star’s Wimbledon comeback.
John Podhoretz explains how The Rock's poorly chosen star vehicles risk squandering fans’ affections.
Politics is rarely edifying, much less elegant. And the mayhem over President Trump’s comments after meeting with Vladimir Putin and the res
Is there anything with a shorter shelf life than the official talking points of the Trump White House? For Donald Trump, it’s the script to
Donald Trump has long been loath to concede that operatives of the Russian government interfered in the 2016 presidential election, feeling
“‘Having a vagina doesn’t make a woman,’ she said in an interview. ‘Even if many people don’t want to see me as a woman . . .’ ” (“Aiming fo
By historical standards, security and quality of life in 21st-century America are remarkably high. We may be on a slow decline, but the jour
The Scrapbook is now at the middle station of life, and for as long as we can remember, bright people have been devising clever ways to get
For more than a year and a half now, hundreds of intellectuals and historians and commentators have written books and articles and delivered
An op-ed in the New York Times on July 14 caught our attention: “We Pick a Party, Then a Church.” The author, Michele Margolis, an assistant
Schumer-led effort calls on Trump to refuse Putin's request to interview Americans.
In this latest episode, the Substandard discusses the Rock's latest actioner, Skyscraper, and the disaster flick genre (The Poseidon Adventu
Must everything be about the Washington and the presidency?
Trump's most popular tweets are written by his staff.
CNN analyst April Ryan can't contain her excitement at the news.
Bernie Sanders tweeted a video on Friday evening of himself and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez campaigning in Kansas City for Democrat Brent Welde
Barack Obama CIA director John Brennan has a long history of controversial statements. His most recent diatribe was during President Trump’s
Voxsplaining: Oh My God, Did Vox Really Just Say This About Trump And The Electoral College - Matt Vespa: Well, Vox Media has some news for
Same offense, Clinton-connected, you get immunity. Trump-connected for three months? You get prosecuted. Equality under the law.
James Gunn is the director of Guardians of the Galaxy. He was slated to not only fill out the rest of that series but perhaps take over the
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Was Mueller given authority to investigate a specific defined matter, or has he illegally been granted authority to investigate the Deep Sta
Of Course: NFL Suspends National Anthem Rules Due to Objections From Players - Katie Pavlich: The NFL is pushing the pause button on new Nat
Opinions he doesn't like are 'dangerous'
Hard to believe
Former secretary of defense Leon Panetta says on 'Your World' that he'd feel better about a second Trump-Putin meeting if he knew what happe
A quirky, innovative approach to climate policy that has the potential to create a new coalition for environmental legislation.
From collusion to corruption.
Via Fox News:
Demonstrators protesting President Trump and his administration gathered at ralli
'Witch Hunt': CA Officials Reopen Investigation Against Christian Baker Despite Her Court Win - Cortney O'Brien: Tastries Bakery owner Cathy
The European Union announced it would fine Google $5 billion for alleged anti-competitive practices.
Michael Cohen’s lawyer Lanny Davis shot back at President Trump’s lawyer Friday, hinting that Cohen’s secret recording of Trump discussing a
This year’s San Diego Comic-Con kicked off on Thursday with a slate of movie trailer releases, new series announcements, artwork presentatio
The aid came after a week of controversy over President Trump’s posture toward Russia, which has backed separatists fighting government troo
Hounshell has ditched his skepticism of the claim that President Trump ‘secretly colluded with Russia to sway the 2016 election.’
At the moment both the economy and the deficit are growing.
ICE Just Arrested Dozens of Illegal Aliens in a Sanctuary City, the Majority Have Serious Criminal Records - Katie Pavlich: Immigration and
Israel has launched a wide-scale air assault on Hamas military targets in Gaza in response to shootings at IDF soldiers earlier today: IAF j
Ellison starts a book-burning protest in 3… 2… 1…
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President Trump’s belief that immigration is “changing [the] culture” of Europe is wrong, the European Union’s ambassador to the United Stat