Sheldon Adelson and his wife power August fundraising for pro-GOP Senate group

Washington Times Politics - Thu, 2016-09-22 04:03

A super PAC supporting Senate Republican candidates more than doubled the August fundraising haul of the main pro-Democratic Senate super PAC and started September with about three times as much money on hand, indicating that even as Hillary Clinton continues to outraise Donald Trump, Republicans still have the potential to ...

Donald Trump: I reversed birther stance 'to get on with' campaign

Washington Times Politics - Thu, 2016-09-22 00:37

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump says he finally admitted President Barack Obama was born in the United States because he wanted to "get on with the campaign."

In a brief interview with an Ohio television station Wednesday, Trump was asked why, after years as the chief proponent of the ...

Chicago's mayor to deliver major speech on city crime

Washington Times Politics - Wed, 2016-09-21 22:46

CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will deliver his new, more comprehensive public safety plan for the nation's third-largest city on Thursday, drawing a spotlight on his leadership amid a troubling spike in street violence and an ongoing Department of Justice investigation of his police department.

The agenda is ...

Charges dropped against former lawmaker in domestic dispute

Washington Times Politics - Wed, 2016-09-21 22:28

DOVER, Del. (AP) - Prosecutors have dropped charges against a former Delaware lawmaker who was arrested following a domestic dispute with his ex-girlfriend.

John Atkins of Millsboro was charged in June with offensive touching and criminal mischief after the 38-year-old woman called 911.

The charges against Atkins were quietly dropped ...

Obama's Trolling Helped Give Rise To Trump

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
Many people are to blame for the rise of Donald Trump as a political force, and most of them reside on my side of the aisle. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Jonah Goldberg

Moderators: Are They Referees or Fighters?

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
The latest Gallup poll confirms that the level of trust in the media has reached another new low. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Brent Bozell

Hey, UN Corruptocrats: Spare Us Refugee Sanctimony

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
Another United Nations summit in New York. Another finger-wagging extravaganza. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Michelle Malkin

Venezuela: Can A Powder Keg Implode?

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
Despite the touts that it would "be remembered for centuries," Venezuelan socialist dictator Nicolas Maduro's non-aligned summit proved to be a less-than-memorable bust. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Austin Bay

Cruelty to Black Students

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
Last year's college news was about demands for safe spaces, trigger warnings and bans on insensitivity. This year's college news is about black student demands for segregated campus housing and other racially segregated campus spaces and programs. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Walter E. Williams

How The Health Insurance Companies Are Scamming America

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Hal Scherz

What to Expect in the First Debate

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Ben Shapiro

Supreme Court Picks

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z John Stossel

Trump Is Wrong About Terrorism and Immigration

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Jacob Sullum

The Most Uplifting Show of the Fall?

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
This is Us is the rare family drama that we dont often see on television anymore. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z John Hanlon

What Do the Constitution and Harry Potter Have in Common?

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
You may be surprised to see whats on the best-seller list this quarter. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Kimberly Fletcher

An Appeal to Reason

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
This column first appeared in the Pine Bluff Commercial on September 29, 1968. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Paul Greenberg

Why Is The U.S. Still In Syria?

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
Just days after the U.S. and Russia agreed to a cease-fire in Syria to suspend bombing of anything except Islamic State targets, American-led airstrikes bombed the army of the sovereign nation of Syria -- a nation at war with ISIS on its own soil -- killing 62 soldiers and injuring 100 more, according to Russian authorities. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Rachel Marsden

LGBTQQIAAP – The Absurd Alphabet of Gender Identity

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
Ahhh, the Good Ole Days. Boys were boys. Girls were girls. And going to the bathroom was a simple, private matter that required no direction from busybody lawmakers. Not anymore. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Bob Barr

The Experiment: Capitalism versus Socialism

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
What if we could have an experiment to compare the two systems? Wait we already did. 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z David Legates

Obama: God-Given Rights 'Was a Radical Idea'

TownHall - Wed, 2016-09-21 20:45
President Barack Obama affirmed this week that the Declaration of Independence recognizes that "individual human beings" have "God-given rights." 2016-09-21T00:01:00-04:00 2016-09-22T03:45:02Z Terry Jeffrey

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