Month: August 2020

Rideshare rivals Uber and Lyft both warned Wednesday that if California moves forward with forcing the companies to hire their gig workers as full-time employees, they would have to shut down in the state. What are the details? Last year, California passed Assembly Bill 5, targeting companies like Uber and Lyft that offer “gig economy”
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A Republican congressional candidate from North Carolina is fighting back against an attempt to discredit him based on photos he posted to Instagram from a location that Nazi leader Adolf Hitler used for a vacation retreat. Madison Cawthorn, 25, fired back at reports trying to frame his posts as proof that he was supportive of
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Vice President Joe Biden’s choice for his veep, Kamala Harris, is a well-known entity, a transactional politician who exploits the latest headlines to further her career the way a selfish opportunist would photobomb the bride’s selfie. When Minneapolis was burning, Harris tweeted support for an organization raising bail money for Minnesota rioters and looters. Under
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A Senior Republican Senate source has confirmed to Gateway Pundit that Senator Mitt Romney is leading an effort to block Senator Ron Johnson from subpoenaing James Comey and John Brennan. Johnson, the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Chair, said during a radio appearance on Wednesday that fellow Republicans were blocking him from subpoenaing the
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Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks at a campaign event in Wilmington, Del., July 28, 2020. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) The Democratic nominee should enjoy this moment — because everything gets harder now. For Joe Biden, life is looking pretty sweet right now. After stumbling badly in the first three Democratic-primary contests, he mounted arguably the fastest
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Senator Kamala Harris is interviewed after the U.S. Democratic presidential candidates debate at the Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. November 20, 2019. (Christopher Aluka Berry/Reuters) Kamala Harris is being showered with praise today from the Democratic Party’s media department, otherwise known as the media. I suspect the polling will show that she is
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Media rush to defend Joe Biden as polls show Americans are losing trust in the press. #FoxNews #TheFive Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news.
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Parents and students in Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania, held a protest Wednesday demanding their school district “show up” and allow in-person classes to resume at the start of the school year as the school board mulls a plan to hold classes entirely online for months. But the district has voiced concerns over COVID-19, saying a number
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Washington Post media columnist Margaret Sullivan lined up on the Left as usual and made her case for slamming vice-presidential pick critics as sexists and racists in her Tuesday column, “With Biden likely to pick a Black woman as VP, here’s how the media can avoid playing into sexist and racist tropes.” It started with feeling Hillary’s
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On Sunday, Black Lives Matter activists took advantage of a misunderstood confrontation between an armed black man and police in Chicago. A Black Lives Matter protest became “very hostile” to police and an organized band of rioters and looters went through Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, damaging and looting stores. Among other things, the looters smashed the
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Declaration of Independence by John Trumbull, 1826 (Architect of the Capitol) Americans have natural rights all wrong, Cameron Hilditch maintains: How do we know which rights are “natural” to human beings? This is an important question to ask because, as the [Pompeo] Commission’s report itself concedes, there is now “widespread disagreement about the nature and
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On Wednesday FOX Business Network reporter Jeff Flock reported from the Navy Pier in Chicago, Illionois. Flock reported the Navy Pier is looking to shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic and the ongoing riots in the city’s downtown and Magnificent Mile. Advertisement – story continues below Thousands of looters flooded the downtown on Monday
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Red flags outside the Great Hall of the People during the closing session of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference in Beijing, China, March 13, 2019. (Reuters) The U.S. State Department could move as early as Thursday to announce that Chinese “Confucius institutes” will be required to register as foreign agents, Bloomberg reported. Confucius institutes
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HHS Secretary Alex Azar listens during a roundtable discussion in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington, D.C., June 15, 2020. (Leah Millis/Reuters) Health and Human Services secretary Alex Azar visited Taiwan earlier this week, meeting with its president and other key officials. The trip came amid troubling developments in Hong Kong, where
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Kanye West, who is (kind of) running for president, reportedly met last weekend with White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, The New York Times reported. After NYT reported on the meeting, West tweeted confirmation that he met with Kushner and offered to talk more about it publicly. “I’m willing to do
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Thousands of looters stormed the streets of downtown Chicago last weekend, burglarizing and destroying property at high-end retail shops, department stores — and even a charity house for sick children and their families. What are the details? Looters brazenly smashed the doors of the Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago, WLS-TV reported
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No matter how rich and successful a city is, it cannot be saved from poor Democrat leadership. #FoxNews #IngrahamAngle Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business
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Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) speaks during a Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., May 5, 2020. (Andrew Harnik/Reuters) A frustrating aspect of intra-conservative debate in the Trump era is the tendency of some to pretend that genuine disagreements over policy are questions of understanding or even courage. This tendency was exemplified
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Former Vice President Joe Biden meets with families who have benefited from the Affordable Care Act and delivers remarks on health care during a campaign stop in Lancaster, Pa. June 25, 2020. (Mark Makela/Reuters) In the name of fighting what he calls “sprawl,” Joe Biden has promised to hold hostage $12 billion in Surface Transportation
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(Dominick Reuter/Reuters) The American Heart Association has warned marijuna smokers that they could be significantly endangering their health. From the Association’s statement: Some studies have found that within an hour after cannabis  is smoked, THC may induce heart rhythm abnormalities, such as tachycardia, premature ventricular contractions, atrial fibrillation and ventricular arrythmias. Acutely, THC also appears
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Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that his office would decline to press charges against protesters and rioters in the demonstrations in Portland, Oregon. Schmidt made the announcement Tuesday at his first media briefing since assuming the office on Aug. 1. District Attorney Mike Schmidt (@DAMikeSchmidt) announces new policy regarding protest-related cases.… https://t.co/zC6vtHSkNb —
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