Congratulations to Sen. Chuck Schumer: 2016 Porker of the Year

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) announced the results of its online poll for the 2016 Porker of the Year.  There were six worthy candidates who were guilty of bureaucratic mismanagement, financing wasteful boondoggles, and promoting patently flawed policies, but in the end, the “winner” was never in doubt.  By a landslide margin, […]

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Gallup: Americans’ Confidence in Economy Reaches Monthly High in January

(CNSNews.com) – Americans’ confidence in the U.S. economy reached a nine-year high in January. Gallup’s U.S. Economic Confidence Index averaged +11 in January, the highest monthly average in Gallup’s nine-year trend, the pollster reported on Tuesday. In fact, Gallup said some of the three-day averages in January “marked new highs in Gallup’s tracking,” which began […]

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Sens Murkowski & Collins

These Are the Two Republicans Who Voted Against DeVos

Two Republican senators voted against President Donald Trump’s secretary of education nominee Betsy DeVos Tuesday, forcing Vice President Mike Pence to cast a historic vote to break the tie to confirm her. Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski, of Alaska, and Susan Collins, of Maine, sided with every Democrat and two Independent senators to oppose DeVos. Pence then cast the deciding […]

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Netanyahu’s Special Request from British PM Theresa May

Prime Minister Netanyahu said Monday that he had asked British Prime Minister Theresa May to stop funding radical left-wing associations and specified “Breaking the Silence.” The Haaretz newspaper reported that Netanyahu transmitted a document with a list of associations which receive direct or indirect funding from the British government including Breaking the Silence. Netanyahu said […]

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Trump to Order Dodd-Frank Review, Halt Obama Fiduciary Rule

President Donald Trump will order a sweeping review of the Dodd-Frank Act rules enacted in response to the 2008 financial crisis, a White House official said, signing an executive action Friday designed to significantly scale back the regulatory system put in place in 2010. Trump also will halt another of former President Barack Obama’s regulations, hated […]

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Lawsuit: Trump businesses violate Constitution

NEW YORK (AP) — To fight what it called a “grave threat” to the country, a watchdog group on Monday filed a lawsuit alleging that President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by allowing his business to accept payments from foreign governments. The lawsuit claims that Trump is violating a clause in the Constitution that […]

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