The Daily Signal Podcast: Exclusive Interview With Female High School Friend, Supporter of Kavanaugh

Washington remains fixated this week on the allegations brought against Judge Brett Kavanaugh—but in the midst of it all, 65 women who knew Kavanaugh in high school have come to his defense. Daily Signal reporter Rachel del Guidice spoke to one of those women, and she shares exclusive audio from that interview. Plus: A Michigan […]

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Calls for New FBI Probe of Kavanaugh Have No Precedent

An FBI inquiry into a California woman’s allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh would be highly unusual, but wouldn’t necessarily delay a Senate vote on confirmation, legal experts said. Christine Blasey Ford, a professor of clinical psychology at Palo Alto University in California, alleges that Kavanaugh attempted to sexually assault her when the two […]

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How George Washington Warned Us About Tribalism and Disunity

Sept. 19 is the 222nd anniversary of the publication of President George Washington’s Farewell Address. Appearing in newspapers nationwide, it announced Washington’s intention to retire from public life after his second term. For most of American history, the Farewell Address was required reading in grade schools across the nation and was continually invoked in the […]

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Taxpayers Are Subsidizing Golf Courses and Baseball Fields. It’s Time to End That.

The federal Land and Water Conservation Fund is set to expire at the end of the month unless Congress acts to reauthorize it. Both the Senate and the House are working to permanently reauthorize the fund. Instead, Congress should do what it does best and not do anything. Despite the program’s widespread popularity, the federal […]

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What to Expect When the Supreme Court Returns

Monday, Oct. 1, marks the start of a new Supreme Court term. With conservative victories in numerous cases (NIFLA, the so-called “travel ban,” Masterpiece Cakeshop, Janus, and more), the previous term is summed up best by then-candidate Donald Trump: “We’re going to win so much, you’re going to be so sick and tired of winning.” […]

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Daily Signal Cartoonist Michael Ramirez Wins Award for Advancing ‘Values of Democracy’

Michael Ramirez, editorial cartoonist for The Daily Signal, adds a presidential honor this week to his two Pulitzer Prizes and other awards. Ramirez is one of three winners of  the Advancing American Democracy Award presented by the Indianapolis-based Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site, which is dedicated to preserving the legacy of the 23rd president, who served […]

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