- Read: Bipartisan bill to create independent January 6 commissionon May 14, 2021
- Senior GOP senator on House Republicans downplaying Capitol attack: 'I'm offended by that'on May 14, 2021
GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Friday that she is "offended" by some House Republicans who are whitewashing the January 6 attack on the US Capitol, pushing back on the revisionism by some in the party […]
- Ex-Green Beret sentenced to over 15 years for conspiring to provide US intel to Russianson May 14, 2021
A former Army Green Beret was sentenced to 188 months in federal prison for conspiring with Russian agents to provide them with US defense intelligence, the Justice Department announced Friday.
- Federal judge orders DOJ to set up media access to Capitol riot video after CNN and other outlets suedon May 14, 2021
A federal judge ruled on Friday that the Justice Department must create a digital "drop box" where media outlets can access videos used in Capitol riot court cases after 15 news outlets, including […]
- Biden meets with DACA recipients on immigration reformon May 14, 2021
President Biden on Friday met with six recipients of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program as he renewed a push for action immigration reform.The White House said that […]
- State calls for Azerbaijan to pull back forces from Armenia borderon May 14, 2021
The State Department on Friday called for Azerbaijan to pull back forces near its border with Armenia amid rising tensions between the two countries.The criticism comes after the Biden administration […]
- Biden reverses Trump order barring immigrants who cannot afford healthcare on May 14, 2021
President Biden on Friday revoked a 2019 proclamation signed by then-President Trump that prevented immigrants from obtaining visas unless they proved they could obtain health insurance or pay for […]
- Former OMB pick Neera Tanden to serve as senior adviser to Bidenon May 14, 2021
Neera Tanden, who withdrew from consideration to lead the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) amid bipartisan criticism, is joining the White House as a senior adviser to President Biden.Biden had […]
- Amazon’s Lord of the Rings TV Series Should Be Expensive, but Shouldn’t Compromise Tolkien’s Visionon May 14, 2021
Of course $465 million is a justifiable sum to spend on a 'Lord of the Rings' TV series.
- About That Chinese Bioweapon Theory . . .on May 14, 2021
COVID-19 is extremely unlikely to be a biological weapon, but that doesn’t guarantee that it isn’t tied in some way to a biological weapons program.
- Paul Kingsnorth Meets Jesus Christon May 14, 2021
One of the most interesting aspects of Kingsnorth’s conversion story is the role that environmentalism and economics seem to have played in his conversion
- David Byrneon May 14, 2021
The recording artist David Byrne turns 69 today.
Los Angeles Times
- Newsom proposes healthcare for seniors without legal immigration status, but Democrats want moreon May 14, 2021
Newsom proposes $859-million expansion of Medi-Cal to cover seniors regardless of immigration status, funded by a massive rise in income tax revenue.
- Newsom promises sweeping change in California's $267-billion budgeton May 14, 2021
Newsom's latest budget plan boasts more than $100 billion in unexpected revenue that can be used to tackle some of California's most vexing problems.
- House GOP elects Trump defender Elise Stefanik to No. 3 poston May 14, 2021
New York Rep. Elise Stefanik, a moderate turned Trump loyalist, was elected to the post that Liz Cheney of Wyoming held for over two years.
- Column One: How baseball saved an Iran hostage, not once, but twiceon May 14, 2021
The 52 American hostages freed after 444 days in Iran were given lifetime passes to Major League Baseball games. Forty years later, one hostage still cherishes his "golden ticket."
- On CNN, Friedman Frets 'Disaster for the Country' if GOP Wins in 2022on May 14, 2021
While on Thursday's Cuomo Prime Time, New York Times columnist Tom Friedman was behaving again as a partisan cheerleader for Democrats, declaring it would be a "disaster" if Republicans won control […]
- FAKERY: CNN Edits Dick Cheney, Blames Him for GOP 'Purging' Colin Powellon May 14, 2021
CNN's New Day often features analyst John Avlon delivering a commentary they call "Reality Check." But reality took a beating on Thursday's edition, as he accused Republicans of "purging" moderates […]
- Doocy Schools the WH Over the Sudden Change on Masks; ‘What Was the Big Breakhrough?!’on May 14, 2021
Fox News White House correspondent Peter Doocy went into the weekend on a bang, hammering the Biden administration during Friday’s briefing about the sudden change no longer requiring vaccinated […]
- DARED! Jordan Peterson to Justin Trudeau: ‘Just Try and Regulate My YouTube Channel’on May 14, 2021
Jordan Peterson, a popular Canadian psychologist and author, dared his government to “just try and regulate [his] YouTube channel and see what happens.” Peterson clashed with Prime Minister […]
- Amazon Access to Mailbox Could Be Grounds to Overturn Union Voteon May 14, 2021
Testimony that Amazon.com Inc. had access to a mailbox installed for workers to vote in a recent union election could prompt the National Labor Relations Board to overturn the results, according to […]
- Oklahoma Gov. Booted From Tulsa Race Massacre Commissionon May 14, 2021
The commission formed to observe the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre announced Friday that it had booted Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt from his seat on the panel a week after he signed a […]
- California Gov. Newsom Tries to Lure Film, TV Fleeing Georgia Over Election Lawon May 14, 2021
California's embattled Democrat Gov. Gavin Newsom is making a $30 million tax credit bet that he can lure filmmaking and television production projects from states like Georgia experiencing industry […]
- Former NY Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: GOP Party Strong Despite Feudingon May 14, 2021
Former New York congressman Peter King says the Republican Party is strong despite internal feuding and will have substantive issues to campaign against President Joe Biden in the 2024 election. ''I […]
- Conservatives Are Lining Up To Primary Anti-Trump Cheney In Wyomingon May 14, 2021
On Wednesday, House Republicans ousted Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) from her position as GOP Conference Chair, and now challengers in Wyoming are lining up to oust her from her Congressional seat […]
- CDC Director Quickly Goes From ‘Impending Doom’ To ‘No Masks,’ Prompting Questions About Timingon May 14, 2021
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director went from fretting over “impending doom” about loosening pandemic restrictions to announcing vaccinated individuals can go without […]
- After CDC Changes Mask Rules, Democrats Vow To Ignore The Science And The Expertson May 14, 2021
On Thursday, the Center For Disease Control (CDC) made the announcement nearly every American has been waiting for: people who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 no longer need to wear a mask either […]
- Gas Lines, Inflation Evoke Biden-as-Carter Memorieson May 14, 2021
By Philip Wegmann for RealClearPolitics Growing inflation concerns, violence in the Middle East and gas stations sans gas: Republicans love the script the news cycle just handed them because it feels […]
- Small business optimism on the rise, but Pennsylvania businesses still face labor shortage: Reporton May 14, 2021
Small business optimism rose again in April, according to a report from the National Federation of Independent Business, even as employers in Pennsylvania struggle to fill positions.
- Former Army Green Beret jailed for 15 years for spying for Russiaon May 14, 2021
A former Army Green Beret was sentenced to more than 15 years behind bars on Friday for spying for Russian military intelligence, with the judge handing down the decision nearly half a year after […]
- Illinois enters new phase in Pritzker's pandemic reopening planon May 14, 2021
Illinois is entering another COVID-19 reopening phase that was added by Gov. J.B. Pritzker in March.
- Michigan House passes business tax relief, money transfer limits, supplemental budgeton May 14, 2021
The Michigan House passed bills Thursday aiming to provide tax relief to small businesses, limit state board transfers of money, and enact a supplemental budget.
Five Thirty Eight
- Republican Voters Say They Don’t Mind Trump Critics, But Liz Cheney’s Ouster Says Otherwiseon May 14, 2021
Welcome to Pollapalooza, our weekly polling roundup. Poll(s) of the week On Wednesday, House Republicans voted to remove Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming as conference chair, the party’s third-ranking […]
- Why Biden Is Unlikely To Talk Meaningfully About Race Anytime Soonon May 13, 2021
When President Biden gave his inaugural address, he denounced domestic terrorism and white supremacy — the first president to do so — saying that the U.S. “must confront” and “will […]
- Will 2022 Be A Good Year For Republicans?on May 12, 2021
Welcome to FiveThirtyEight’s politics chat. The transcript below has been lightly edited. sarah (Sarah Frostenson, politics editor): We’re still more than a year away from the 2022 midterm […]
- If Liz Cheney Doesn’t Have A Home In The GOP, Who Does?on May 11, 2021
In this installment of the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast, the crew plays a trivia game to figure out what role Republicans like Rep. Liz Cheney will have in the future of the party. They also […]
The New York Times
- Biden Meets With DACA Recipients as His Administration Grapples With Borderon May 14, 2021
The meeting was part of the White House’s efforts to push for an immigration reform bill in Congress.
- Democrats Move Closer to Setting Up Jan. 6 Commissionon May 14, 2021
House Democrats plan to vote on a bill to create an independent commission to investigate the Capitol riot, but whether Republican leaders would support it was unclear.
- As Congress Dithers, States Step In to Set Rules for the Interneton May 14, 2021
Virginia, Florida, Arkansas and Maryland are among dozens of states that have introduced bills to curtail the power of Amazon, Google, Facebook and Twitter.
- A Breakaway Third Party of Ex-Republicans? Don’t Count on It.on May 14, 2021
The idea of a conservative anti-Trump party gained publicity this week — but the threat remains hollow.
The Gateway Pundit
- Report: Biden Has a ‘Short Fuse’ — Goes on Profanity Laced Tirades at Aideson May 14, 2021
President Joe Biden reportedly has a very short fuse and a tendency to go on profanity-laced tirades at his staff, according to a report from the New York Times. You know things are bad when even the […]
- Fox News’ Peter Doocy Destroys Psaki on Biden’s “Neanderthal” Comment After CDC Updates Mask Guidance (VIDEO)on May 14, 2021
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki got destroyed by Fox News reporter Peter Doocy on Friday. Peter Doocy grilled Psaki on Joe Biden’s recent “Neanderthal” comment after the CDC said […]
- Walmart Announces Customers and Employees No Longer Have to Wear Masks — If They Are Vaccinatedon May 14, 2021
Walmart announced on Friday that customers and employees will no longer be required to wear face masks inside of its stores — if they are fully vaccinated. The new rules were sent in a memo to […]
- Trader Joe’s Announces Customers No Longer Have to Wear Maskson May 14, 2021
Grocery giant Trader Joe’s will no longer require customers to wear masks while shopping at their stores. Staff will still be required to wear masks at this time, however. The chain’s COVID […]
The American Conservative
- Glenn Youngkin and the Fast Fade of the Virginia Old Guardon May 13, 2021
The former Carlyle Group CEO beat out a slew of convention opponents in a party, and a Commonwealth, settling into the new course of things. The post Glenn Youngkin and the Fast Fade of the Virginia […]
- Here Comes the ’70son May 13, 2021
We seem fated to relive the turbulent decade that produced President Biden. The post Here Comes the ’70s appeared first on The American Conservative.
- Arabella Advisors: Democrats’ Darkest Dark Moneyon May 12, 2021
Exposing the hidden Democratic consulting firm that tipped the scales of the 2020 election. The post Arabella Advisors: Democrats’ Darkest Dark Money appeared first on The American Conservative.
- Biden’s Immigration Policies Prove His ‘Jobs Program’ Is a Conon May 11, 2021
Without a tighter labor market this administration's initiatives won't improve the lives of Americans. The post Biden’s Immigration Policies Prove His ‘Jobs Program’ Is a Con appeared first on […]
Breitbart News Network
- Steve Scalise: Biden Spends More Time Helping Iran than Stopping Hamas Rocketson May 14, 2021
House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) said Friday that President Joe Biden had failed to show leadership on a variety of fronts, and had misplaced foreign policy priorities, doing more to appease […]
- Joe Biden Revokes Donald Trump Orders for Garden of Heroes, Protection of Monumentson May 14, 2021
Donald Trump announced his plan to build a monument to the greatest Americans in history in July 2020, when leftist radicals were vandalizing statues and monuments of famous Americans.
- Trader Joe's to End Mask Requirement for Vaccinated Customerson May 14, 2021
Trader Joe's will no longer require fully vaccinated customers to wear face masks inside of its stores following a new set of guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), […]
- De Blasio's New York: Jesus Statue Smashed, American Flag Torched at Catholic Churchon May 14, 2021
A statue depicting Jesus Christ was toppled and an American flag burned outside a Catholic church in New York City, prompting the New York City Police Department to launch a hate crime […]
- House Democrats Unite And Shut Down Marjorie Taylor Greene’s Terrorismon May 14, 2021
House Democrats are standing together with AOC and Eric Swalwell and vowing not to be intimidated by congressional domestic terrorist Marjorie Taylor Greene.
- Liz Cheney: GOP Did Not Vote For Trump Impeachment Out Fear For Their Liveson May 14, 2021
Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) said that some House Republicans were fearing for their lives and afraid to impeach Trump.
- WATCH: Rick Wilson Says if GOP Regains Control They Will Immediately Impeach Biden and Harrison May 14, 2021
For many years, Rick Wilson worked for the Republican party helping candidates get elected. Over the last few years, the former strategist has been doing every thing he can to stop Republicans from […]
- Democrat Drums Up Support for Resolution to Censure Three Republicans for Downplaying Capitol Rioton May 14, 2021
Representative David Cicilline (D-R.I.) wrote a letter to his fellow lawmakers arguing that a resolution will be forthcoming to censure three House Republicans for the role they played in downplaying […]
The Right Scoop
- David Hogg exposes the TRUTH about MASKS!! Yes THAT David Hogg! No NOT on purpose!on May 14, 2021
I mean, sort of on purpose, but blithely because the implications are beyond the ken of the wannabe wunderkind. As we posted earlier, Rachel whatserface last night said she has to “rewire” . . .
- Biden sending $10 million to unnamed Palestinian groupson May 14, 2021
Biden has just announced to Congress that he’ll be sending $10 million in funds to unnamed Palestinian groups: AP – The Biden administration notified Congress this week that it will send millions […]
- BREAKING: North Carolina Gov lifts mask mandate and social distance requirementson May 14, 2021
The Governor of North Carolina has just lifted the mask mandate and axed the social distancing requirements on all gatherings: North Carolina has removed its indoor mask mandate for most settings and […]
- BREAKING: Israel reports that rockets are now being fired from Syria – [UPDATED WITH MORE]on May 14, 2021
The IDF is just reporting on Twitter that three rockets were just fired from Syria into the Israel: BREAKING: 3 rockets were just fired from Syria toward Israel, 1 of which fell . . .