Budget deal will be 'pinata' during GOP debate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) The bipartisan congressional budget deal will be an easy target for the GOP presidential field during Wednesday’s prime-time debate. And GOP leaders are bracing for their carefully more…

Hastert pleads guilty in hush-money case

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIME) Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert pleaded guilty to illegal bank transactions in an alleged hush-money scheme that linked back to his days as a high school teacher. more…

Florida newspaper hits Rubio: Do job or quit

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2276425" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.[/caption] The South Florida Sun–Sentinel, a major newspaper in Marco Rubio's home state, has called on the senator to resign, saying more…

Congress intervenes in coach's prayer battle

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Praying football coach gets reinforcements, congressional Prayer Caucus leaders intervene By Casey Harper Congress has intervened in a Washington school district dispute where a football coach who was more…

Sessions urges GOP vote on secret budget deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY SIGNAL) Once again, a massive deal, crafted in secret, unveiled at the 11th hour, is being rushed through Congress under threat of panic. Once again, we have more…

Hillary vows to let big banks fail

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2563385" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Hillary Clinton testifies Oct. 22, 2015, before the House Select Committee on Benghazi[/caption] Hillary Clinton, the Democratic front-runner in her party's primary for president, more…

Obama faults media for anti-cop rhetoric

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2487185" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama (Image: WhiteHouse.gov)[/caption] President Obama in Chicago ignored accusations of his own administration's anti-police bias and said to a crowd of International Association more…

Video: Body-slammed student swung 1st at cop

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2578685" align="aligncenter" width="600"] An officer in South Carolina is under fire for a classroom struggle with a female student. (Image credit: Screen shot CNN)[/caption] A South Carolina more…

Beware 'stealth jihad' in America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Paul Bremmer In today's increasingly dangerous world, many Americans are on alert for the next terrorist attack by a Muslim jihadist. But when it comes to the more…