Jon BrownApril 3, 20215min
Fox News host Tucker Carlson wondered aloud Thursday why anyone would care what Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) thinks about anything and worried what it means that she has such a prominent voice on the national stage. Appearing on “Outnumbered,” Carlson responded to Ocasio-Cortez’s recent call that migrants separated under former President Donald Trump should receive […]

Jon BrownMarch 26, 20216min
Dr. Rachel Levine became the assistant secretary for health at the Department of Health and Human Services on Wednesday, making Levine the first openly transgender federal official confirmed by the Senate. Levine was confirmed 52-48 largely along party lines, with Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) defecting. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) […]

Jon BrownMarch 1, 20215min
Former U.S. ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell expressed his opposition to the Equality Act on Friday and condemned what he described as the angry nature of the LGBT lobby in Washington, D.C. Claiming it shows preferential treatment to individual groups and discriminates against religious communities, Grenell warned during an interview with the Washington Examiner that […]

Jon BrownFebruary 15, 20214min
The National Guard members who have been patrolling the sensitive areas on Capitol Hill since the riot last month might have to remain through most of 2021. The National Security Council asked the Department of Defense to reach out to Capitol Police regarding how best to plan for National Guard presence after mid-March, according to […]

Jon BrownFebruary 2, 20215min
Voting rights activist and failed Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize, a Norwegian lawmaker announced Monday. Lars Haltbrekken, who is a Socialist Party member of the Norwegian Parliament, likened Abrams’ work to that of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., according to Reuters. “Abrams’ work follows in Dr. […]