Former Trump admin official pleads guilty to leaking national defense secrets

Since President Donald Trump was inaugurated in January 2017, his administration has repeatedly been the target of leaks that seek to undermine his political agenda. But one former Trump administration official just learned that those leaks can carry serious consequences. According to The Washington Times, former counterterrorism analyst Henry Kyle Frese pleaded guilty on Thursday to […]

Justice Sotomayor gripes about Supreme Court decisions made in favor of Trump

The Supreme Court narrowly handed President Trump a victory last week when it stayed a lower-court injunction against a controversial new immigration policy. According to Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, that’s a problem. Sotomayor calls decision “troubling” “Today’s decision follows a now-familiar pattern,” the Obama appointee complained in a sharply worded dissent on Friday. “The […]

Trump’s acting director of national intelligence makes big moves days into tenure

President Donald Trump promised to shake up the nation’s security apparatus, and new reports indicate that he is making good on those promises.   The New York Times revealed on Friday that acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire resigned. Joining him was his deputy, Andrew Hallman. According to the Times, the latter’s departure wasn’t voluntary. Major […]

Kentucky gov. signs measure requiring armed resource officers in all schools

The Democrat governor of Kentucky has just signed a bill requiring all schools in the state to have at least one armed resource officer on campus, however, not everyone on his side of the political aisle agrees with the move, according to The Hill. The measure was signed into law by Gov. Andy Beshear on […]

Elizabeth Warren reverses on anti-super PAC stance

Democratic hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has long campaigned against election spending by super PACs. However, Warren recently ended her crusade against said PACs and is now accepting their help.  Political action committees, or Super PACs, are permitted under federal law to engage in unlimited political spending, provided that they do so independently of a […]

Ginsburg issues warning to working fathers: Time with your kids ‘is fleeting’

While being honored at an event at the Library of Congress in Washington on Wednesday, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg issued a tragic warning to working fathers. “One of the saddest things about men’s lives is they’re out there working,” Ginsburg said, according to The Hill, “and one day their children are grown and […]

Dupree: If Stone should be jailed for lying to Congress, Schiff should too

Long-time Trump ally Roger Stone was recently sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for lying to Congress. Yet as far as President Donald Trump is concerned, if Stone deserves this, there are plenty of others who should be going to jail too. Trump isn’t the only one who feels that way. “By […]

Trump admin sides with Oracle in pivotal Supreme Court copyright case

As two of the world’s most powerful tech giants are set to square off before the Supreme Court, the Trump administration has announced for which side it will be rooting, The Hill reports. In the case of Google v. Oracle America, the Supreme Court will decide whether application-programming interfaces (APIs) are copyrightable. APIs are the […]

Report: FBI conducts raid on business entity linked to Joe Biden’s brother

According to Real Clear Investigations, federal authorities recently raided a business with links to one of former Vice President Joe Biden’s close family members. Back in January, FBI agents searched the home of former Americore Holdings CEO Grant White along with one of the facilities in manages, Ellwood City Medical Center in Pennsylvania. Americore Holdings […]

DOJ spokesperson addresses rumors, says Bill Barr ‘has no plans’ to resign

For much of this week, there have been whispers in the air that Attorney General Bill Barr is planning to step down. But on Tuesday, that speculation was put to rest, the Washington Examiner reports. “Addressing Beltway rumors,” Department of Justice spokeswoman Kerri Kupec said in a tweet, “the Attorney General has no plans to […]

DOJ spokesperson says Bill Barr ‘has no plans to resign’

Rumors started flying earlier this week when reports alleged that Attorney General Bill Barr had suggested to colleagues he would be quitting his job at the Department of Justice (DOJ) over President Donald Trump’s frequent tweets about DOJ matters. But according to a report from Fox News, the Justice Department is now putting an end […]

Bernie Sanders says he won’t release any more medical records

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders has made a lot of promises during his campaign, but it looks like he’s already breaking one. While the Vermont senator had pledged to release his medical records after suffering a heart attack last fall, comments that he made during a recent CNN town hall event suggest that he’s done […]