Hillary approved special status for aide Huma

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton greenlighted paperwork that changed her top aide Huma Abedin's job status to "special government employee" — a classification that allowed Abedin more…

Dem senator: Block lawmaker pay during shutdowns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TheHill) Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) introduced legislation on Thursday that would withhold pay for lawmakers during future government shutdowns. "If members of Congress refuse to do their jobs, more…

Mayors to Obama: We'll take more refugees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TheHill) A coalition of 18 mayors is urging President Obama to let more refugees come to the United States. The group sent Obama a letter on Thursday stating more…

Boehner pal tried to 'primary' speaker's foe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TheHill) Republican sources say an ally of Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) has attempted to recruit a primary challenger against the GOP lawmaker who introduced a measure to oust more…

SPLC fires broadside against pro-family event

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2207105" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Morris Dees of the SPLC[/caption] A "Values Voter Summit," a time for the nation's leading conservative voices to gather and discuss issues and events more…

Europe facing 'invasion' of refugees who are 'fit men'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2463275" align="aligncenter" width="629"] Hungary's Viktor Orban with Hillary Clinton[/caption] As the European Union is being pushed to the breaking point by the flow of hundreds of thousands more…

Iran's future in jeopardy over lack of water

by Bob Unruh -- Iran's steel industry production is reported to be down to 40 percent of its capacity. Thousands of acres of valuable croplands there are dried up. Two hundred villages more…

Poll: Most U.S. Muslims would trade Constitution for Shariah

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1986775" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ben Carson[/caption] Ben Carson's comment that he would not support a Shariah-compliant Muslim for president because Islamic law is incompatible with the U.S. Constitution more…

'Political assassin': Meet Boehner's attack dog

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1825245" align="aligncenter" width="599"] House Speaker John Boehner, R- Ohio[/caption] WASHINGTON – The allegation of a conservative turning on his own and becoming an enforcer for Republican leadership more…

U.S. general: Obama must 'play hardball' with China prez

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2462315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama with China President Xi Jinping (Official White House photo: Pete Souza)[/caption] China's aggressive military buildup, troubling alliances and territorial ambitions all require more…