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Bernie Sanders Challenges Hillary Clinton at His First Rally

Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont played the liberal purist in an event in Vermont, drawing implicit contrasts with Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday.

Roy Moore wants Ruth Bader Ginsburg impeached

The idea that Ginsburg can't consider the constitutional questions surround marriage rights because she's performed wedding ceremonies is pretty silly.

THE RISE OF EXECUTIVE FEDERALISM:  Michael Greve has an excellent piece at Real Clear Policy on wh…

THE RISE OF EXECUTIVE FEDERALISM:  Michael Greve has an excellent piece at Real Clear Policy on what he terms the rise of “executive federalism“: “Cooperative” federalism is supposed to come from Congress and federal statutes. However, practically nothing comes from Congress these days. Show More Summary

IMMIGRATION INJUNCTION ALLOWED TO STAND:  The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has refus…

IMMIGRATION INJUNCTION ALLOWED TO STAND:  The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has refused (by a 2-1 vote) to stay a preliminary injunction granted by a federal trial judge that halted the Obama Administration’s implementation of its unilateral legislation executive order granting deportation amnesty for millions of illegal immigrants.  In declining to remove […]

Republican Finally Demands Charges in Duggar Scandal... Against Police Chief Who Followed the Law

I've been covering the Josh Duggar child molestation case on The David Pakman Show, not because we care about reality TV shows like 19 Kids and Counting, but because the case is representative of so much of what is wrong with extremist right-wing Christianity and so-called morals in the United States today. Show More Summary

Fifth Circuit denies stay of the injunction against Obama’s executive amnesty

(Paul Mirengoff) A panel of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has denied the Obama administration’s motion to stay the preliminary injunction against implementation of its Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) pending appeal. Show More Summary

Twin Peaks Shootout Destroys NRA's 'Good Guys With Guns' Theory

One thing we can say for sure about the parking lot in front of the Twin Peaks restaurant in Waco -- sure isn't a gun-free zone. When the fracas came to an end last Sunday, at least nine people were dead, another eighteen were injured...Show More Summary

Bernie Sanders: Hillary Clinton's money 'hustle' could isolate her from reality

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) thinks there's a chance that money has affected how his main rival sees the world.  In a CNBC interview published Tuesday, Sanders said former Secretary of State Hillary...Show More Summary

Hackers stole personal information from 104,000 taxpayers, IRS says

Hackers gained access to personal information of 104,000 taxpayers this spring, downloading an online service the Internal Revenue Service uses to give Americans access to their past tax returns, the agency said Tuesday. The information included several years’ worth of returns and other tax information on file with the IRS, Commissioner John Koskinen said in […]

How the Duggars’ cult of purity lets victims down

The allegations against Josh Duggar of ’19 Kids and Counting’ of child molestation are about more than just hypocrisy. Opinion writer Alexandra Petri explains how the Duggars’ ‘cult of purity’ tragically lets victims down.  

What Obama gets wrong about ISIS

The Islamic State terror group is still charging across Iraq and Syria, and President Barack Obama's arguments that that the militants don't have much of a long-term strategy is not aging well. J.M. Berger, who recently co-authored a...Show More Summary

Mike Huckabee finds the Supreme Court to be not all that supreme

"For God's sake, it isn't the Supreme Being. It is the Supreme Court."

What Scott Walker and Marco Rubio are doing right

If you look at early polls, fundraising, campaign staffing and media acumen, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) appear to be the two strongest opponents to take on Jeb Bush. What are Walker and Rubio doing right, and why have they separated themselves from the rest of the pack? Certainly, their newness […]

NBC Touts Possible Hillary Running Mate Dismissing E-Mail Scandal as ‘Side Show’

In a story for Tuesday’s NBC Today devoid of any Hillary Clinton critics, correspondent Andrea Mitchell highlighted “one Democratic ally,” Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro, “considered a potential running mate by some should Clinton win the nomination,” dismissing the e-mail scandal still swirling around the former Secretary of State as a “side show.”

Actor James Woods Calls Out ‘Corporate Scum’ PacSun on Flag Tees

Tip for retailers: If you’re trying to make money disrespecting the American Flag – especially on Memorial Day Weekend – just hope James Woods doesn’t hear about. Or, for that matter, thousands of other patriots on Twitter. PacSun, a...Show More Summary

Scott Walker: I May Not Compete in Florida

The governor tells Laura Ingraham today:  “If we chose to get in, I don’t think there’s a state out there we wouldn’t play in other than maybe Florida, where Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio are, listen, some of the polls, essentially tied,Show More Summary

Hillary Clinton is mocking herself with these 'Everyday Pantsuit' campaign T-shirts

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign is now selling some unconventional products. In a campaign store unveiled Tuesday, supporters can buy a range of items that includes "The Everyday Pantsuit Tee." "Bringing a whole new meaning to casual Friday," the item's description reads. Show More Summary

#BlackLivesMatter or Something: 63 Shot, 21 Dead in Holiday Weekend Carnage in Baltimore and Chicago

Apparently no police or white people are to blame, so there won’t be any protest marches or riots. It’s the deadliest month Baltimore has seen in more than 15 years. More than two dozen shootings over the holiday weekend alone have … Continued

The Case for Bernie Sanders

Steve Kornacki: “The scale of the challenge Bernie Sanders faces is well-established. In Hillary Clinton, he will square off against the most overwhelming non-incumbent front-runner either party has seen since the dawn of the modern nominating process. And while the [...]

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