'You can kiss the midterms goodbye': Republicans fear for their election fate if Democrats defeat Brett Kavanaugh

Republicans fear that a failure to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh could hurt their chances of keeping House and Senate majorities in the midterm elections. Kavanaugh is facing multiple sexual misconduct allegations, prompting an additional hearing with the Senate Judiciary Committee slated for Thursday. Polling suggests Republican voters are already in deep trouble ahead of the 2018 elections this […]

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Trump administration wants to deny immigrants entry to the US, if they use public benefits: Today’s talker

The Department of Homeland Security announced a proposed rule that those seeking to enter and remain in the USA must prove they “can support themselves financially and will not be reliant on public benefits.” ACLU: New rule would punish poor immigrants The Trump administration announced over the weekend that it plans to deny green cards to immigrants if they use public benefits to which they are entitled […]

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Newt Gingrich: The REAL question for Thursday’s Kavanaugh hearing — Who governs America?

Kavanaugh: I want a fair process where I can be heard 'The Story' exclusive: Judge Kavanaugh says in America 'we hear from both sides.' If not Judge Kavanaugh, then who? This is the question Republicans should ask themselves as they prepare for Thursday’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing. If this decent human being, with an exemplary record as husband, father, friend, […]

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Trump accuses Dems of playing ‘con game’ with Kavanaugh nomination delays, investigations

Do Dems have a double standard when it comes to Kavanaugh? Democratic strategist Jason Nichols and Matthew Swift, chairman of Concord 51 PAC, join the debate. President Trump on Tuesday accused Democrats of playing a "con game" with their calls for delays and investigations over sexual misconduct claims against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. "It’s horrible what the Democrats have […]

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Donald Trump: Kavanaugh’s 2nd Accuser ‘Has Nothing’ Because She ‘Admits She Was Drunk’

President Donald Trump on Tuesday continued to downplay the sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, questioning the credibility of one accuser because “she admits she was drunk” at the time of the alleged assault. “The second accuser has nothing,” Trump told reporters of Deborah Ramirez, who told The New Yorker in an interview published Sunday that she […]

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Tucker Carlson: Kavanaugh chaos — If you’re a Republican, you may be wondering why should I bother to vote?

Tucker: Brett Kavanaugh and the midterm elections Watching the fight over President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, you may be wondering why you should bother to vote in November. It’s worth considering what we’ve learned from the debate over Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court. This feels like a turning point, something entirely new in the life of this country. […]

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President Trump: ‘No plans’ to meet with Iran’s Hassan Rouhani at United Nations

NEW YORK – President Donald Trump on Tuesday appeared to close the door on a meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at the United Nations General Assembly, saying he had no plans to hold such a meeting this week. Trump wrote that “despite requests,” he did not foresee the meeting taking place, even though Iran – and its nuclear program – is […]

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Europe, Russia and China join forces with a new mechanism to dodge Iran sanctions 

European Union’s foreign policy chief announced Monday that the bloc was creating a new payment mechanism to allow countries to transact with Iran while avoiding U.S. sanctions. Called the “special purpose vehicle” (SPV), this mechanism would aim to “assist and reassure economic operators pursuing legitimate business with Iran,” according to a joint statement released by the remaining members of the […]

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Cal Thomas: The Kavanaugh circus needs to close

How the Senate plans to handle the Kavanaugh-Ford testimony Republican lawmakers are likely to use a female attorney to question both Kavanaugh and Ford, while Democrats plan to do the questioning themselves. Mike Emanuel explains on 'Special Report.' The Ringling Brothers & Barnum and Bailey Circus announced last year it was closing after a 146-year run, largely because of high […]

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