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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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Federal bureaucrats ally with Democrats to shut down Trump

Federal bureaucrats ally with Democrats to shut down Trump

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Surgeon General removed by White House

Surgeon General removed by White House

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Henry L. Stimson: American mountaineer

Henry L. Stimson: American mountaineer

As Americans celebrate Earth Day, it is well to recall a singular American who embodied not only a love of nature but also the ideals of the Republic.

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Rep. Steve King celebrates DREAMer's deportation

Rep. Steve King celebrates DREAMer's deportation

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USAFacts.org offers datasets on government spending

USAFacts.org offers datasets on government spending

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American workers, not corporations, paying more taxes

American workers, not corporations, paying more taxes

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Can the Republicans really drain the swamp?

Can the Republicans really drain the swamp?

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Contractors of border wall in jeopardy

Contractors of border wall in jeopardy

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EPA news release suggests 'deep state' resistance to Trump

EPA news release suggests 'deep state' resistance to Trump

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Government demands payment to replace guardrail that killed teen driver

Government demands payment to replace guardrail that killed teen driver

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Property rights endangered in Wisconsin

Property rights endangered in Wisconsin

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Trump calls on Democrats to support Obamacare replacement

Trump calls on Democrats to support Obamacare replacement

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Some Republicans at odds with Trump over healthcare bill

Some Republicans at odds with Trump over healthcare bill

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IRS pays out millions to informants on alleged tax fraud

IRS pays out millions to informants on alleged tax fraud

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California institutes travel ban to 'backward' states in the US

California institutes travel ban to 'backward' states in the US

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Faced with DOJ litigation, Detroit suburb approves controversial mosque

Faced with DOJ litigation, Detroit suburb approves controversial mosque

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President Trump's weekly address: February 17, 2017

President Trump's weekly address: February 17, 2017

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Bill Gates' plan for tax reform

Bill Gates' plan for tax reform

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Trump: 'The press is out of control'

Trump: 'The press is out of control'

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A Republican plan for early child development and education

A Republican plan for early child development and education

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Trump reveals who seeks to overthrow him

Trump reveals who seeks to overthrow him

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Five possible contenders for Trump's National Security Advisor

Five possible contenders for Trump's National Security Advisor

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Utah libertarians oppose government intrusion into employees' compensation packages

Utah libertarians oppose government intrusion into employees' compensation packages

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Illegal aliens caught buying weapons of war in Texas

Illegal aliens caught buying weapons of war in Texas

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What Abe Lincoln can teach Donald Trump about bureaucracies

What Abe Lincoln can teach Donald Trump about bureaucracies

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Treasury unveils first gold African-American Lady Liberty coin

Treasury unveils first gold African-American Lady Liberty coin

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New Mexico city 'thumbs its nose' at Donald Trump

New Mexico city 'thumbs its nose' at Donald Trump

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HHS bureaucracy mushrooms from $103 billion to $1.1 trillion

HHS bureaucracy mushrooms from $103 billion to $1.1 trillion

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New procedural rule allows Congress to slash federal jobs and spending

New procedural rule allows Congress to slash federal jobs and spending

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Democrats bring financial ruin to Houston with first-ever deficit

Democrats bring financial ruin to Houston with first-ever deficit

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Michigan bans plastic bag bans

Michigan bans plastic bag bans

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No work, no problem: absent NYC judge still on salary

No work, no problem: absent NYC judge still on salary

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