Cruz calls out Obama on Islamic terror

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – Sen. Ted Cruz had a diplomatic answer to a tough question but one that also revealed a skepticism of the Obama administration's foreign more…

The 2014 'Lawmaker of the Year' is ...

by Garth Kant -- Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., delivers her farewell address to Congress on Dec. 9, 2014 WASHINGTON – Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., has been a prolific conservative legislator more…

Boehner still may be vulnerable

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – A review of the aftermath shows House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, did not win re-election as speaker by nearly as comfortable a margin more…

House GOP finally decides Boehner's fate

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_487149" align="aligncenter" width="596"] House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio[/caption] WASHINGTON – It was the biggest revolt against a House speaker in more than 100 years, but the conservative more…

Boehner losing ground in bid to keep post

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1564865" align="aligncenter" width="480"] House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio[/caption] WASHINGTON – Opposition to re-electing House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, was growing just minutes before the crucial vote on more…

Democrats call 2014 'good year'

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – 2014 was a good year. The rise of the terrorist army ISIS Tens-of-thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America streaming across the U.S. border A mystery more…

Amnesty could drive up murder rates

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – A leader of one of the nation's largest organized-crime gangs cut a "swath of murder" through New York state with guns, knives, clubs and machetes, including more…

Ticking time bomb about to explode on GOP

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1550845" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "The best government is that which governs least." – Thomas Jefferson.[/caption] WASHINGTON – A creeping revolution is underway that's stealthily altering the very core more…