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Weakening the 2nd Amendment threatens LGBT safety

After the Orlando terrorist attack, LGBT individuals have taken a greater interest in self-defense and continue a decades-long tradition of protecting the community against violent bigotry...  Read more

Stop blaming the NRA for subverting democracy

Though gun control advocates treat NRA election donations as a textbook definition of political corruption, the answer is more routine: gun ownership is popular and a common American political position...  Read more

Court Makes Narrow Ruling on Equal Protection in Affirmative Action Case

Justice Anthony Kennedy said that the school's use of race in admissions "can make a difference [as] to whether an application is accepted or rejected."...  Read more

Slay the “two-party dinosaur”: 4 surprising facts about the Libertarian ticket

Libertarian running mates Gary Johnson and William Weld were given a historic opportunity on Wednesday when CNN broadcast a town hall for the third-party candidates...  Read more

Bad news, millennials: Social Security will be insolvent decades before you retire

The Social Security trust fund is expected to run out in just 18 years, according to a government report released on Wednesday...  Read more

Gowdy, White House in talks over classifying Benghazi report

House Benghazi Committee Chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., said Thursday that one of the final hurdles to releasing a final report is an ongoing negotiation with the Obama administration over how much of the report should be classified...  Read more

Britain votes for Brexit

British voters chose Thursday to leave the European Union, a decision that could undermine global growth, upend world politics and create volatility in markets worldwide including the United States...  Read more

Ryan, Republicans Aim Big with Obamacare Replacement

House speaker Paul Ryan said Wednesday that the House GOP's new Obamacare replacement is focused more on quality than quantity...  Read more

Hillary lied to Anderson Cooper about Wall Street speeches

During a February 3 Democratic Presidential Town Hall, Hillary Clinton told Anderson Cooper that her $675,000 salary for three speeches to Goldman Sachs was justified because that’s the price they offered...  Read more

When will WikiLeaks release Clinton's deleted emails?

"More information will be published about Hillary Clinton, enough to indict her if the US government is courageous enough to do so, in what he predicts will be 'a very big year' for the whistleblowing website," said WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in a recent interview...  Read more

House floor takeover could last until Friday, beyond

Democrats have been occupying the well of the House since around 11:30 a.m. and said they will not relinquish it until the Republican majority allows votes on two gun control bills...  Read more

Creeping censorship: Governments look to control online speech

At least a dozen countries have enacted laws that restrict online speech, and concern has grown that it’s the beginning, not the end of such restrictions...  Read more

Trump Close in Ohio, Pennsylvania, but Getting Thumped in Florida

A new poll of swing states finds Donald Trump running close to Hillary Clinton in Ohio and Pennsylvania, but also getting thumped in the crucial prize of Florida...  Read more

Muslim voter registration up 300,000 since 2012

More than a quarter million Muslims have become registered voters since the last presidential election, a Muslim group reported on Tuesday...  Read more

Can Donald Trump tweet his way to the White House?

For many voters, Donald Trump having no fundraising base is a feature, not a bug...  Read more

Gary Johnson’s bold plan to slash education expenses

Gary Johnson’s college affordability plan and a desire for more local control could help him with young voters worried about college costs...  Read more

Everything you’re hearing about gun control is wrong

n the wake of the tragic shooting that took place at a gay night club in Orlando, President Obama and Hillary Clinton, along with other politicians and the media have intensified their push for gun control and subsequently a version of the so-called “assault weapons ban.”...  Read more

Clinton looks to reinvent herself for millennials (again)

Now that Hillary Clinton is the presumptive Democratic nominee, her attention has turned toward one of her greatest hurdles – young voters...  Read more