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Trump threatens to defund ‘out of control’ California

Trump threatens to defund ‘out of control’ California

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is threatening to withhold federal funds from “out of control” California if the state declares itself a sanctuary state. “If we have to, we’ll defund,” Trump said in an interview with Fox News host Bill O’Reilly before the Super Bowl. “We give tremendous amounts of money to California, California in […]

Trump’s Foreign Policy: Obama’s Third Term, Bush’s Fifth

Trump’s Foreign Policy: Obama’s Third Term, Bush’s Fifth

, By Thomas L. Knapp “Let me begin by saying that although this has been billed as an anti-war rally, I stand before you as someone who is not opposed to war in all circumstances,” Illinois State Senator Barack Obama said in 2002. Later in the same speech: “What I am opposed to is a […]

The First 100 Days:  Trump Briefs:  Jan. 30-Feb. 2, 2017 (Week 2)

The First 100 Days:  Trump Briefs:  Jan. 30-Feb. 2, 2017 (Week 2)

By Michael Hernandez Friday, Jan. 27th (Day 8): Gingrich:  ‘These aren’t reporters—these are propagandists’ Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich took aim on the media for its extensive coverage of last week’s women’s march on Washington, while ignoring the March for Life Friday on the Fox News Channel. “All across America, people of faith, people who […]

Trump: Just the Newest Leader of an Old Cult

Trump: Just the Newest Leader of an Old Cult

. By Thomas L. Knapp In his first week as president of the United States, Donald Trump issued a flurry of executive orders on a number of subjects. Some of those orders, such as his withdrawal of presidential recommendation of the Trans-Pacific Partnership treaty (presidents propose treaties, the Senate ratifies them) and a hiring freeze […]

Trump Briefs:  Jan. 23-29: Week 1

Trump Briefs:  Jan. 23-29: Week 1

By Michael Hernandez  Associated Press reports that President Obama gave $221 million to Palestinians on Friday: According to the Associated Press, a State Department official and several congressional aides say the outgoing administration formally  notified Congress it would spend the money Friday morning just before Donald Trump became president. More than $227 million in foreign […]

The First 100 Days In Review:  Days 1-3

The First 100 Days In Review:  Days 1-3

By Michael Hernandez Inaugural Speech: WASHINGTON, D.C.—It was a day of hope for the hundreds of thousands of Donald J. Trump supporters who voted in the last election to see a transfer of power “from Washington, D.C.” to “the American people.” In the words of the 45th President, “This is your day.  This is your […]

America First

America First

    By Leo G. Alvarez President Trump’s inaugural speech was probably not given a title by its author.  It obviously evolved, as do all speeches, first in thought then in words, then in edits.  And it is well that it did. It was made clear that there is great need to change the status […]

Welcome to Our World

Welcome to Our World

. By Michael Greer Senator Diane Feinstein said, “The country is overwhelmed with fear.” Well, if that were true, Senator,  Trump wouldn’t be President-elect, would he?  But, I understand, I really do.  We Conservatives know exactly how you feel.  We were just as fearful when Obama was elected.  But we didn’t have the media, academia, […]

Trump Card Well-Played

Trump Card Well-Played

, By Phil Erwin What? Our new President is Donald WHO? What the Hell just HAPPENED? If you don’t understand how Trump’s election could possibly be real, you probably need a little perspective. Maybe these points will help: In New York City, the heart of our nation’s publishing, arts and “high-society” life, there are 7 […]

BREAKING: Donald Trump elected 45th president in epic upset of Hillary Clinton

BREAKING: Donald Trump elected 45th president in epic upset of Hillary Clinton

By Stephen Dinan – The Washington Times  Americans fed up with eight years of a sluggish economy and a growing disconnect with their leaders in Washington voted Tuesday to send businessman and political novice Donald Trump to the White House, guaranteeing one of the biggest shakeups in political history. Read MORE in Washington Times Get […]