41 new sanctuary cities in just 4 months

by Leo Hohmann -- The number of sanctuary cities has exploded since July, when the issue came into the national spotlight after a young woman was gunned down by an illegal criminal more…

Gingrich open to another term as speaker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Newt Gingrich said he would consider taking up the Speaker's gavel again if called upon to by House Republicans. The former Speaker initially denied any interest more…

Trump takes credit for McCarthy dropping out

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Donald Trump suggested Thursday that he was partly responsible for House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's decision to drop his bid to become speaker. "They're giving me a more…

China looks to quell dissent with 'citizen scores'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TechDirt) China's plan to control the hearts, minds and internet connections of its citizens continues unimpeded. That's the great thing about authoritarian regimes: rollout of mandatory programs is more…