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Keeping kids safe: advances in facial recognition technology

Keeping kids safe: advances in facial recognition technology

Above all, parents want safety and security in schools when they drop their child off each day. Currently, anyone can walk into a school buildin ...

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The tax man snoops via aerial drone

The tax man snoops via aerial drone

Authorities in Greece are using unmanned aerial vehicles to fly over sea-going boats in the Aegean Sea as part of a government effort to ferret out t ...

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Government agency, with $7.5B annual budget, funds social justice program for science teachers

Government agency, with $7.5B annual budget, funds social justice program for science teachers

The National Science Foundation, an independent federal agency, has granted more than $1 million so far to Drexel University to "promote social ...

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Federal education department uses skewed data to push gun safety initiatives and spending

Federal education department uses skewed data to push gun safety initiatives and spending

Taxpayer-supported National Public Radio conducted a study that shows that the overwhelming number of incidents reported by the federal government as ...

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John Mancino: When government coddles criminals

John Mancino: When government coddles criminals

Once again, California Governor Jerry Brown's permissive criminal justice policies are rearing their ugly heads. This year the governor ...

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Survey reveals there are no jobs Americans are unwilling to do

Survey reveals there are no jobs Americans are unwilling to do

If immigrants "do jobs that Americans won't do", we should be able to identify occupations in which the workers are nearly all foreign- ...

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Puerto Rico sits on half-billion dollars of unspent taxpayer funds for schools

Puerto Rico sits on half-billion dollars of unspent taxpayer funds for schools

After public schools in Puerto Rico were ravaged by Hurricane Maria in 2017, the federal government ponied up $589,170,000 in disaster relief funds u ...

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Colorado Civil Rights Commission challenges Christian baker again, despite Supreme Court ruling in his favor

Colorado Civil Rights Commission challenges Christian baker again, despite Supreme Court ruling in his favor

Jack Phillips -- a Christian baker residing in Colorado -- filed a lawsuit against the governor of Colorado and other state officials following a sta ...

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Sessions' DOJ compels school district to communicate to parents in 'language they can understand'

Sessions' DOJ compels school district to communicate to parents in 'language they can understand'

The Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division and the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Rhode Island announced on Mond ...

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Wasted: video shows rotting rat-infected relief supplies found in Puerto Rico

Wasted: video shows rotting rat-infected relief supplies found in Puerto Rico

A video clip recorded by Puerto Rican radio journalist Jesus Rodriguez Garcia purports to show seven large intermodal shipping containers full of rot ...

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Why public employees cost so much

Why public employees cost so much

In cities around Michigan -- including those in severe financial trouble -- taxpayers are paying large amounts of money in overtime and ext ...

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Newt Gingrich: Is Congress trying to save taxpayers' lives and money?

Newt Gingrich: Is Congress trying to save taxpayers' lives and money?

If you only watch, read, and listen to the mainstream media, it is reasonable to believe that members of Congress do nothing but bicker. The only sto ...

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IRS says: Don't try to leave the U.S. until we tell you to

IRS says: Don't try to leave the U.S. until we tell you to

When it comes to human migration, nearly everything we hear nowadays in relation to the United States and Europe is related to immigration into North ...

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Growing use of DNA testing by federal government

Growing use of DNA testing by federal government

An official of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said on Thursday that the federal government will resort to DNA testing of illegal i ...

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Republicans reject Trump's government reorganization plan

Republicans reject Trump's government reorganization plan

Being the title "Delivering Government Solutions in the 21st Century: Reform Plan and Reorganization Solutions," the Trump administration ...

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Feds give $500 million to nonprofit housing illegal alien minors

Feds give $500 million to nonprofit housing illegal alien minors

Based in Austin, Texas, the nonprofit Southwest Key Inc. received almost $500 million in federal funds in 2018 to operate shelters for illegal immigr ...

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Who is funding the destruction of Western civilization?

Who is funding the destruction of Western civilization?

Psychologist Jordan Peterson said in a video released by Prager U that post-modernist, anti-Western thinking dominates academic circles. Not onl ...

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Trump's proposal for Title X and Planned Parenthood is a welcome change

Trump's proposal for Title X and Planned Parenthood is a welcome change

The federal government’s Title X Family Planning program has always been prohibited from funding “programs where abortion is a method of ...

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Taxpayers support terrorism through immigrant daycare fraud

Taxpayers support terrorism through immigrant daycare fraud

An investigation by Fox News at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport piqued suspicions of international money-laundering that originates in ...

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States see little bump in revenue from pot sales

States see little bump in revenue from pot sales

According to Moody's Investor Service, taxing legalized marijuana is just a little boost to state and local government revenue. This comes desp ...

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$2B federal program rewards employers to not hire Americans

$2B federal program rewards employers to not hire Americans

There's a government program that rewards American employers for not hiring American college grads — for hiring foreign alumni instead &mda ...

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Feds seize $41,000 from nurse who wanted to build charitable clinic

Feds seize $41,000 from nurse who wanted to build charitable clinic

Traveling overseas to provide medical care to underprivileged women and children should be an uplifting experience, not a real-life episode of Americ ...

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Newt Gingrich: when will we fix our broken prison system?

Newt Gingrich: when will we fix our broken prison system?

Let’s look at the numbers. One in 31 adults in the United States is either behind bars, on parole, or on probation. Since the 1980s, when Congr ...

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Historical precedent for Trump's focus on Amazon

Historical precedent for Trump's focus on Amazon

Public attention to Amazon has increased because of President Trump’s focus on the retail giant. Last week, Trump ordered a review of the finan ...

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Republican omnibus spending bill betrays Americans

Republican omnibus spending bill betrays Americans

Congress has once again missed an opportunity to prioritize the safety and the well-being of Americans by passing a bloated omnibus bill that barely ...

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Rapper asks 'where are my f***ing' tax dollars going?'

Rapper asks 'where are my f***ing' tax dollars going?'

In an expletive-laden video she shared on social media, New York rapper Belcalis Almanzar -- known to her fans as Cardi B -- ranted about tax policy, ...

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Newt Gingrich: where does good news outweigh the bad?

Newt Gingrich: where does good news outweigh the bad?

Four recent news stories caused me to think about the current political environment, and how we increasingly reframe news to fit our ideological unde ...

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Michigan: public schools' decline hastened by pension outlays

Michigan: public schools' decline hastened by pension outlays

Erroneous reports of Michigan teachers taking pay cuts are not uncommon, but teachers employed by the Flint school district have a legitimate claim o ...

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FBI knew about Florida shooter for months

FBI knew about Florida shooter for months

In September 2017, the FBI was notified that a YouTube user bearing the name “Nikolas Cruz” had left a comment on the social media and vi ...

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Newt Gingrich: How to balance the federal budget in 10 years

Newt Gingrich: How to balance the federal budget in 10 years

Let me offer hope to those who believe a balanced budget is important. It is possible to balance the budget in the next decade – if we have ...

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Socialism through regulatory fiat

Socialism through regulatory fiat

The proposition that socialism can be a natural consequence of an excess of governmental regulations may be an overreaching idea, but not by much. ...

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Trump 's infrastructure plan: leaked

Trump 's infrastructure plan: leaked

Amtrak issued its F.Y. 2016 unaudited financial results last week with a glowing press release claiming a “new ridership record and lowest oper ...

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Congress to return to earmarked spending

Congress to return to earmarked spending

President Donald Trump told assembled congressional negotiators on Tuesday that they should return to the practice so-called earmark spending. Trump ...

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Newt Gingrich: Now is the time for welfare reform

Newt Gingrich: Now is the time for welfare reform

The Trump economy is strong. The stock market is at record highs and the unemployment rate is at a 17-year low. This is thanks largely to the Trump A ...

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VA pays malpractice claims against doctors with revoked licenses

VA pays malpractice claims against doctors with revoked licenses

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin said in a radio interview on Friday that he has a number of New Year's resolutions to improve the huge a ...

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Mapping the Swamp: 30,000 feds earn more than any state governor

Mapping the Swamp: 30,000 feds earn more than any state governor

Tens of thousands of federal employees earn more money than any U.S. governor, according to a new report that reveals some eye-popping stats on gover ...

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The first year of Trump and Obama, compared

The first year of Trump and Obama, compared

There may be no issue which shows how far apart President Barack Obama and President Donald Trump are than religious liberty. The following is a chro ...

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How Trump would resolve insolvent U.S. Postal Service

How Trump would resolve insolvent U.S. Postal Service

President Donald Trump, who continues to show his prowess in the use of social media to reach the American public, suggested how the U.S. Postal Serv ...

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A list of Trump's 2017 legislative accomplishments

A list of Trump's 2017 legislative accomplishments

President Donald Trump signed the $1.5 trillion tax cut bill on December 22, and cited then the number of bill he had signed into law this year as 88 ...

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Trillions of dollars in unauthorized federal spending discovered

Trillions of dollars in unauthorized federal spending discovered

Professor Mark Skidmore and a team of researchers have examined various government websites and reports and believe they may have found trillions of ...

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Sen. Rand Paul zeroes in on clown school funded by taxpayers

Sen. Rand Paul zeroes in on clown school funded by taxpayers

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) revealed the extent to which American taxpayers are funding some clowning around. Acknowledging that the clowns did not involve ...

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Racial discrimination settlements lead list at U.S. Senate

Racial discrimination settlements lead list at U.S. Senate

Over the Christmas weekend, the Senate Rules and Administration Committee released a report that showed that since 1998, the Senate has spent $1.5 mi ...

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Why is 'fake news' bad for us but a 'fake search' is good for Google?

Why is 'fake news' bad for us but a 'fake search' is good for Google?

Well, the latest purification of the internet just came down on the Jewish Defense League of Canada. Facebook banned them in order to lighten the bur ...

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Trump administration to examine deep-state prosecution of Bundy rancher clan

Trump administration to examine deep-state prosecution of Bundy rancher clan

On Thursday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered a third-party examination of the federal case against Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy in light of a m ...

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Deep state makes Jeff Bezos' Amazon a major defense contractor

Deep state makes Jeff Bezos' Amazon a major defense contractor

Amazon is the King Kong of online shopping sites. It’s also a giant in federal government contracting. A few years back, Amazon got a $600 mill ...

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A week of success for President Trump

A week of success for President Trump

Analysts, historians, and scholars will look back on this week as the moment the Trump Administration became truly historic. The publication of th ...

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Tax reform bill goes back to House of Representatives

Tax reform bill goes back to House of Representatives

On Tuesday, following the vote in the House of Representatives that pass the Republican tax reform package, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabe ...

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Marginal income tax rates over 100 percent?

Marginal income tax rates over 100 percent?

In the 1990's when I met with Bob Packwood, the Senator from Oregon who was the Senate Finance Committee Chairman in 1986, he told me a story abo ...

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Feds provide estimate of government property footprint

Feds provide estimate of government property footprint

According to an official estimate, the federal government owns or leases 5,066 restrooms that occupy almost 1.7 million square feet of the government ...

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Congress catches FBI investigators using 'secret phones' in Trump probe

Congress catches FBI investigators using 'secret phones' in Trump probe

Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) wrote a letter to the Department of Justice demanding explanations from Deputy Attorney General Rod ...

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Newt Gingrich: Trump is right about national monuments

Newt Gingrich: Trump is right about national monuments

Once again, President Donald Trump is taking a reasonable action to correct enormous overreach from previous administrations, and once again, t ...

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Federal government cuts checks to Muslim terrorists

Federal government cuts checks to Muslim terrorists

It began in 2007 after a lengthy, expensive and mostly closed-door inquiry the led to a $10.5 million payoff to Maher Arar. Arar was a joint Canadian ...

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Congresswoman to expose Congressional hush money in harassment claims

Congresswoman to expose Congressional hush money in harassment claims

A bill now being considered in the House of Representatives will out members of Congress who have used taxpayer money to settle accusations of sexual ...

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Trump doubles Obama's polling number for the direction U.S. is headed

Trump doubles Obama's polling number for the direction U.S. is headed

According to the Rasmussen polling organization, a survey it conducted showed that 35 percent of Likely American voters think that the United States ...

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Florida to give away free bear-resistant trash cans

Florida to give away free bear-resistant trash cans

According to Florida's Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, the agency will $515,283 to ten Florida communities to address the issue o ...

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Michigan voters reject tax increase, contemplate spending cuts

Michigan voters reject tax increase, contemplate spending cuts

The city of East Lansing will likely have to cut spending after voters said “no” this week to a ballot proposal that would have imposed a ...

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Mississippi leads the way in welfare reform

Mississippi leads the way in welfare reform

The HOPE Act restores the 1990s welfare-to-work reforms that “ended welfare as we know it,” to use Bill Clinton’s phrase. These pol ...

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Good news for property rights in Wisconsin

Good news for property rights in Wisconsin

There is good news out of Wisconsin: The state kegislature has acted to shore up the rights of property owners that the U.S. Supreme Court undercut e ...

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What the Tax Cut and Jobs Act means for Americans

What the Tax Cut and Jobs Act means for Americans

The House is making history for taxpayers, by committing to complete the first major overhaul of our hopelessly convoluted tax system in more th ...

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Newt Gingrich: why Americans win with the Republicans' tax plan

Newt Gingrich: why Americans win with the Republicans' tax plan

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that Republicans introduced Thursday represents a tremendous opportunity for the Congress and the President to take the U.S ...

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Republican senator addresses tax breaks for law-makers

Republican senator addresses tax breaks for law-makers

Republican Sen. Joni Ernst of Iowa announced on Tuesday her plans to introduce what she calls the 'Squeal’ Act to cut expenditures for lawm ...

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Trump solicits suggestions for next Federal Reserve chair

Trump solicits suggestions for next Federal Reserve chair

In an extensive interview with Lou Dobbs of Fox News, President Donald Trump solicited suggestions for replacing current Federal Reserve chairperson ...

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How judges and U.S. Attorneys are selected

How judges and U.S. Attorneys are selected

When the president mulls filling a Supreme Court seat, the whole country watches. When he appoints a federal judge, few take notice. There are, after ...

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Life sentences for monsters who tortured children

Life sentences for monsters who tortured children

Benjamin Faulkner, 26, was the mastermind of “Child’s Play” — the largest child pornography website in the world. At its peak ...

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IRS awards Equifax with valuable contract despite breach

IRS awards Equifax with valuable contract despite breach

Despite having been the object of a massive security breach this summer, which exposed the personal information of as many as 145.5 million people in ...

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DEA officers charged with taking personal property, obstructing justice

DEA officers charged with taking personal property, obstructing justice

A Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) special agent was charged in an indictment unsealed on Monday with obstruction of justice, perjury, falsifyin ...

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Five things about skyrocketing cost of illegal immigrants to taxpayers

Five things about skyrocketing cost of illegal immigrants to taxpayers

Illegal aliens and their kids are costing U.S. taxpayers $135 billion per year, driven ever higher by free education, medical and law enforcement cos ...

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White House responds to media's tax reform questions

White House responds to media's tax reform questions

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders held a press briefing on Thursday. In her opening remarks, Sanders announced that President Donald ...

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Chelsea Clinton's 'best friend' shows how the Deep State persists

Chelsea Clinton's 'best friend' shows how the Deep State persists

Jacqueline Newmyer, one of Chelsea Clinton’s “best friends,” is the president of a company that has received in excess of $11 milli ...

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Michigan demands exorbitant fees for FOIA search

Michigan demands exorbitant fees for FOIA search

The state agency that tracks the salaries of school and state employees wants $3,800 before it will deliver those records, which were sought under th ...

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A tough, humanitarian response needed for migrant crisis

A tough, humanitarian response needed for migrant crisis

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Study claims militarization of police does reduce crime

Study claims militarization of police does reduce crime

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MLK's niece says 'Keep the Confederate statues up'

MLK's niece says 'Keep the Confederate statues up'

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Want to fly? Get an enhanced official ID

Want to fly? Get an enhanced official ID

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Judge orders IRS to reveal names of bureaucrats who targeted Tea Party groups

Judge orders IRS to reveal names of bureaucrats who targeted Tea Party groups

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$1.1 million settlement with feds endangers all farmers, landowners

$1.1 million settlement with feds endangers all farmers, landowners

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Gingrich: National Security adviser McMaster deserves support

Gingrich: National Security adviser McMaster deserves support

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Supreme Court may hear case of religious discrimination by airports authority

Supreme Court may hear case of religious discrimination by airports authority

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How politicians profit from wind turbine generators

How politicians profit from wind turbine generators

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New Jersey citizens fight government-approved mosque

New Jersey citizens fight government-approved mosque

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Newt Gingrich: A tax plan for growth

Newt Gingrich: A tax plan for growth

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California supreme court says parents at no fault can lose custody of kids

California supreme court says parents at no fault can lose custody of kids

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Women and blacks getting more CCW permits than male whites

Women and blacks getting more CCW permits than male whites

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Free speech on Facebook costs Michigan family their business

Free speech on Facebook costs Michigan family their business

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Defense Dept ignores audit, costing billions

Defense Dept ignores audit, costing billions

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A deficit neutral tax cut: Part One

A deficit neutral tax cut: Part One

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Mark Levin explains how to eliminate the Deep State

Mark Levin explains how to eliminate the Deep State

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Growing Illinois resistance to government-mandated minimum wage increases

Growing Illinois resistance to government-mandated minimum wage increases

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Black Americans flee debt-ridden Chicago

Black Americans flee debt-ridden Chicago

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SCOTUS checks anti-Catholicism in playground ruling

SCOTUS checks anti-Catholicism in playground ruling

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Michigan officials face manslaughter charges for Flint water crisis

Michigan officials face manslaughter charges for Flint water crisis

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How will we pay the bills for the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq?

How will we pay the bills for the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq?

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OMB Director Mulvaney destroys reporter on climate change budget question

OMB Director Mulvaney destroys reporter on climate change budget question

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Myths and facts about Trump's federal spending cuts

Myths and facts about Trump's federal spending cuts

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State Department withholds record of millions spent on Muslim refugee re-location

State Department withholds record of millions spent on Muslim refugee re-location

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Programs that Trump's budget proposal eliminates

Programs that Trump's budget proposal eliminates

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U.S. Comptroller seeks Congressional oversight for millions overpaid on Defense and welfare

U.S. Comptroller seeks Congressional oversight for millions overpaid on Defense and welfare

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World awaits new cyber-attack by hacking tools stockpiled by the deep state

World awaits new cyber-attack by hacking tools stockpiled by the deep state

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Trump administration offers website to track federal budget

Trump administration offers website to track federal budget

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Republicans concede to Dems with stop-gap spending bill

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