Rep. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.V.) said Thursday that she believes a spending bill reached by congressional appropriators that includes about $1.4 billion for border security is "a very good compromise."
“Maybe burned once here badly ... led to us, I think, a very good compromise that gives the president the ability to move forward with the plan that the professionals have told... Read more
Even some ‘Never Trumpers’ are horrified by Democrats’ wild-eyed plans.
Donald Trump can’t win in 2020, but the Democrats can lose, and they seem determined to give it their best shot.
Straight-line predictions are the undoing of every pundit and prognosticator. But it seems safe to say that if present trends hold, President Trump has no path to winning a majority of... Read more
Amid outrage over Immigration and Customs Enforcement operations under President Donald Trump's leadership, Congress is considering capping the number of beds available in ICE detention centers. The idea is that such a measure would slow the crackdown on illegal immigration, which in many cases, is uprooting and separating families that have lived peacefully in the United States for decades.
But according... Read more
Two women have accused the Virginia lieutenant governor of sexual assault.
The law firm that employs Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) has placed him on leave pending an external investigation into sexual assault allegations leveled against him.
The firm, Morrison & Foerster, announced the decision Friday in a statement first published by the National Law Journal.
“The firm has retained outside counsel... Read more
February 2019 is turning out to be a critical month in the presidency of Donald Trump. It may be the critical month. The midterm elections and record-long government shutdown are behind him. By delivering an optimistic and inspiring State of the Union address, Trump effectively reset his presidency and framed his opposition as beyond the American mainstream. But three tests... Read more