The Media and Trump at 100 Days

Instead of grading President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office, I take a look on “Full Measure” at how news reporters have done covering the administration. It’s clearly not a pretty picture. What follows are interviews with Howard Kurtz, the Fox News media critic and former Washington Post reporter, and Frank Sesno, the former CNN […]

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Massive Spending Bill Fails to Meet Conservative Priorities

Early Monday morning, congressional negotiators released text of a massive omnibus appropriations bill that would fund the government through Sept. 30, 2017. The bill is expected to pass later this week with bipartisan support and avoid a government shutdown. While the bill does make progress on issues like additional defense funding and increasing border security, […]

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We Hear You: ‘No More Reasons Why Congress Can’t Totally Repeal Obamacare’

Editor’s note: Republicans’ failure to repeal Obamacare after assuming control of the White House as well as Congress registered strongly with our audience in recent days. The day after President Trump’s 100th day in office, today’s mailbag leads off with two related letters, one signed by 17 GOP and grassroots activists in Pennsylvania.—Ken McIntyre  Dear Daily Signal: Since […]

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Warmonger John McCain Tours Balkans; Unrest and War to Follow

Remember with warmonger John McCain told thousands of Ukrainian protesters camped on Kiev’s main square that Ukraine’s destiny lay in Europe and called for the removal of the elected President of Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovich to be removed?  Yes the war followed. Appears NATO is not finished yet in the Balkans, cutting out pieces of Serbia […]

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Trump Opens Doors on Oil Exploration, But Deeper Reforms Still Needed

In another move to free up domestic energy supplies, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Friday aimed at lifting the Obama administration’s offshore drilling restrictions. For decades, bad policies have blocked access to America’s abundance of domestic resources, yet America has still managed to be a global energy leader. Trump’s executive order, “Implementing an […]

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Congress Gives Itself Another Week to Craft Spending Bill

Hours before the federal government’s spending authority expired Friday at midnight, the Senate advanced a one-week continuing resolution by voice vote, putting spending on autopilot and avoiding a looming government shutdown. The Senate action followed a 382-30 House vote to pass the one-week extension. Without the measure, the government would have run out of money […]

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Texas House Passes Sanctuary City Ban With Stiff Penalty for Public Officials

The Texas House of Representatives passed a bill Thursday that places a statewide ban on sanctuary cities and allows state officials to jail police chiefs and sheriffs who refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities. The measure also lets police officers inquire about the immigration status of anyone they detain or arrest, including the subjects […]

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