Author: Alex Griffing

McConnell Roasted for Claiming Dems Attempt to End Filibuster is ‘Genuine Radicalism’: ‘Didn’t He Do This for the Supreme Court?’

Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was called out for hypocrisy on Tuesday after he slammed Democrats for trying to end the filibuster to pass legislation

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New York Times Media Columnist Ben Smith Leaving To Start a Global News Organization

The New York Times announced on Tuesday that its media columnist Ben Smith is leaving the paper to start a new global news organization. Before joining the Times in 2020, Smith served as editor in chief of Buzzfeed for eight years and was a reporter for Politico before that. Smith had received criticism for keeping […]

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Trump Doubles Down on Call for Candidate to Run Against Republican Rep. Don Bacon – Who Won in a District Trump Lost in 2020

Former President Donald Trump doubled down on Monday in his attempt to recruit a candidate to run against Republican Congressman Don Bacon (R-NE) – who represents a Nebraska swing district that Trump lost by a wide margin in 2020. “Anyone want to run for Congress against Don Bacon in Nebraska?” Trump asked in a widely […]

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Kevin McCarthy Slams Twitter for Working to ‘Silence Americans’ After Marjorie Taylor Greene Ban

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) accused Twitter on Monday of working to “silence Americans” and accused Democrats of inaction in the wake of Twitter permanently suspending Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s (R-GA) personal account for violating its Covid-19 misinformation policy. McCarthy called out Twitter for silencing a “sitting member of Congress,” but did not mention […]

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Newsweek Opinion Editor Slammed for Praising Professor Accused of Arguing U.S. Needs ‘Fewer Asians’

Newsweek’s Opinion Editor Josh Hammer raised eyebrows on Sunday night with a series of tweets that appeared to suggest he agreed with restricting legal immigration and “that the U.S. needs ‘fewer Asians.’” Hammer responded to a tweet by the editor of Current Affairs, Nathan J. Robinson, calling out University of Pennsylvania Law School Professor Amy Wax, who […]

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Fox’s Outnumbered Torches AOC for Accusing Republicans of Projecting ‘Deranged Sexual Frustrations’ on Her: ‘She Wants to Be a Kardashian’

Fox News anchor Harris Faulkner and contributor Tomi Lahren pulled no punches on Monday in calling out Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s (R-NY) Monday

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