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Susan Rice Meets With Senate Intelligence Committee as Part of Russia Investigation

Susan Rice, former President Barack Obama's national security advisor, met Friday with the Senate Intelligence Committee for a private interview as part of the panel's investigation into Russian election interference. (more…)

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24 So-called Conservative Legislators Cave To LGBT Agenda By Voting To Defeat Amendment That Would Have Ended Use of Military Funding For “Sex-Change” Surgeries

The House of Representatives voted 209 to 214 yesterday to defeat the amendment that would have put an end to the use of military funding for "sex change" surgeries. There are 24 Republicans who voted on the side of the LGBT lobby to defeat the amendment. (more…)

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President Trump Defends Son, Plays Down Differences With French President in Paris

President Trump on Thursday defended his eldest son’s decision last June to meet with a Kremlin-linked Russian lawyer during the election campaign, saying “most people would have taken that meeting” and “nothing happened from the meeting, zero happened from the meeting.” (more…)

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Trump’s Right-Wing Ambassador to Israel David Friedman Meets With Palestinian Representatives for the First Time

The right-wing U.S. ambassador to Israel David Friedman met with Palestinian representatives for the first time in Jerusalem on Tuesday, top Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat and the State Department confirmed to Newsweek. (more…)

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Iraqi Prime Minister Arrives in Mosul to Declare Victory Over ISIS

Dressed in a military uniform, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi arrived here in Mosul on Sunday to congratulate Iraq’s armed forces on its victory over the Islamic State and mark the formal end of a bloody campaign that lasted nearly nine months, left much of Iraq’s second-largest city in ruins, killed thousands

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Pentagon Delays Obama’s Deadline for Transgender Enlistment in the Military

BCNN1 Says That is Good. President Trump, Delay It Forever. This Idea Will Completely Destroy the Morale in the U.S. Military That is Already Very Low. The Pentagon announced on Friday that Defense Secretary James Mattis has approved military leaders' request to delay the July 1 deadline set by the Obama administration

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Trump White House Blames Obama Administration for Failing to Stop Russia Collusion in 2016 Election

The White House blamed the Obama administration Sunday for failing to tackle possible Russian collusion in the 2016 presidential election, sticking with a new strategy to fault President Trump's predecessor for an issue currently facing the president himself as part of a widening FBI probe. (more…)

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Obama Holdouts in Department of Education Are Still Pushing Transgender Agenda

There's a new threat to public school districts that most probably don't even know about, led by Obama administration holdouts in the Department of Education, that is almost as ridiculous as the last transgender mandate letter. (more…)

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Jeh Johnson Says Obama Administration Knew of Russian Meddling in 2016 Election, But Delayed Telling

The Obama administration feared that acknowledging Russian meddling in the 2016 election would reveal too much about intelligence gathering and be interpreted as “taking sides” in the race, the former secretary of homeland security said Wednesday. (more…)

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Jeh Johnson, the former secretary of homeland security, arrived to testify before the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on Wednesday. (Credit: Mary F. Calvert for The New York Times)

Obama’s Homeland Security Secretary Testifies that White House Knew of Russian Election Hacking, but Delayed Telling

The Obama administration feared that acknowledging Russian meddling in the 2016 election would reveal too much about intelligence gathering and be interpreted as “taking sides” in the race, the former secretary of homeland security said Wednesday. (more…)

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Trump Reverses Pieces of Obama Administration’s Cuba Deal

President Trump announced on Friday that he was reversing crucial pieces of what he called a “terrible and misguided deal” with Cuba and will reinstate travel and commercial restrictions eased by the Obama administration in an attempt to obtain additional concessions from the Cuban government. (more…)

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Qatar Says $12 Billion Fighter Jets Deal Shows Deep U.S. Support

A $12 billion deal to buy U.S. F-15 fighter jets shows Qatar has deep-rooted support from Washington, a Qatari official said on Thursday, despite President Donald Trump's repeated accusations that Doha supports terrorism. (more…)

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Former New York Attorney Preet Bharara Believes There is ‘Absolutely Evidence’ to Begin Obstruction of Justice Case Against Trump

Former New York U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said "there's absolutely evidence to begin a case" for obstruction of justice against President Donald Trump. (more…)

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Trump to Announce New U.S.-Cuba Policy Next Friday in Miami

President Donald Trump will visit Miami next Friday to announce he will tighten some restrictions on those who travel to and do business with Cuba, fulfilling a campaign promise to reverse historic changes former President Barack Obama made more than three years ago when he removed decades of diplomatic and

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