Broadcasting veteran Larry King took to Twitter today to say that his car was defaced today amidst the anti-President Trump protests that rocked Washington D.C. today. …Read more
President Trump on Friday, during his first hours in office, targeted Obamacare with an executive order that instructs federal officials “shall” grant exemptions to any “fiscal burden” or “fee” pending under the federal health-care takeover law. Trump, during his campaign, had promised to repeal and replace the massive federal bureaucracy Obama created with support only […] …Read more
President Donald Trump let the world know up front that he will not shy away from naming the enemy of the United States and the free world. He didn’t name Russia, China, or any other country. He named a radical ideology that draws upon religious texts to wage war against Western values. “We will reinforce […] …Read more
It seems to be an expectation at this point. Every time a new president delivers his first inaugural address, he thanks his predecessor. It has become a necessary formality, a routine part of the Inauguration Day festivities. Donald Trump carried on that tradition Friday when, a minute into his inaugural speech, he thanked the Obamas […] …Read more
One day after self-styled “anti-fascist” protesters attacked Donald Trump supporters who attended a celebratory gathering, anarchists once again caused chaos on the streets of the nation’s capital. Property destruction, assaults and fires marred Trump’s first day in office as leftists held to their vow to “go hard” on Inauguration Day. Streets just five blocks from […] …Read more
If the Democrats would just listen to themselves, they would be able to figure out why they lost the 2016 presidential election, says talk radio icon Rush Limbaugh. He cited Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s remark in his brief address at the inauguration ceremony Friday that everyone in America is exceptional, “whatever our race, religion, sexual […] …Read more
Radical Hispanic group hails Osama bin Laden as ‘Pancho Villa of Islam’ Jan. 21, 2006: WND reported that a radical Hispanic group that claimed the southwestern United States belongs to Mexico was hailing elusive al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden as the “Pancho Villa of Islam.” Villa was unsuccessfully pursued for 11 months by Gen. John […] …Read more
One of the most stirring moments of President Donald Trump’s inaugural address Friday was his promise to “eradicate” the scourge of radical Islamic terrorism from… …Read more
Now that Donald Trump is safely ensconced in the White House, it’s time for a review of how he got there. Think back about his road to the White House and his first real political statements to elevate him on the national stage. It was way back in early 2011 that Trump attracted attention by […] …Read more
Depending on whether you ask a Democrat or a Republican, Barack Obama’s eight years in office left the nation either dramatically better off, or practically a shambles.
Overall, Americans are about evenly split as to how Obama’s presidency personally affected them, according to a HuffPost/YouGov poll taken during his final days in office: 32 percent say things have gotten better, 30 percent that they’ve gotten worse and 30 percent that they’ve stayed mostly the same. By a 10-point margin, 42 percent to 32 percent, they think the economy has gotten better rather than worse. By a 20-point margin, 42 to percent to 22 percent, they think the nation’s position internationally has grown weaker rather than stronger.
Democrats, however, overwhelmingly say they’ve seen improvements in their own lives, the American economy and the country’s strengths abroad. Republicans disagree on all counts. Practically the only thing both sides agree on is that partisanship has gotten worse.
A survey taken last year, as Obama delivered his final State of the Union address, found the partisan divide over his legacy outstripping the divide along racial, class or generational lines. In the intervening months, while his personal popularity has rebounded, that rift has remained vividly intact.
“For too many of…