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Trump Suspends Arms Treaty, Citing Chinese, Russian Threats

Trump Suspends Arms Treaty, Citing Chinese, Russian Threats

The Trump administration is pulling the plug on a decades-old nuclear arms treaty with Russia, lifting what it sees as unreasonable constraints on competing with a resurgent Russia and a more assertive China  Read more

Payrolls surge by 304,000, smashing estimates despite government shutdown

Payrolls surge by 304,000, smashing estimates despite government shutdown

Job growth in January shattered expectations, with nonfarm payrolls surging by 304,000, the Labor Department says  Read more

Northam backtracks on whether he is in racist photo

Northam backtracks on whether he is in racist photo

Embattled Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has said privately he does not think he is in the racist photo from his 1984 medical school yearbook, according to a new report  Read more

Ronny Jackson, Trump's former physician, appointed chief medical adviser

Ronny Jackson, Trump's former physician, appointed chief medical adviser

President Trump has appointed Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson, the president's former physician who withdrew his nomination as secretary of Veterans Affairs amid controversy, to serve as assistant to the president and chief medical adviser  Read more

The Democrats Lose Their Minds

The Democrats Lose Their Minds

And prove Howard Schultz right  Read more

Gardner, Portman endorse Trump for 2020

Gardner, Portman endorse Trump for 2020

Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) is throwing his support behind President Trump’s 2020 reelection bid, a move that could stir trouble for his own electoral prospects next year  Read more

Graham requests FBI briefing on Roger Stone arrest

Graham requests FBI briefing on Roger Stone arrest

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has requested that the FBI give a briefing to the panel about last week's arrest of longtime GOP operative and former informal Trump adviser Roger Stone  Read more

When hopeful contenders misjudge the president

When hopeful contenders misjudge the president

With dozens of potential candidates, the Democratic presidential primary race promises to be a hot mess. Given the last Republican presidential primary cycle with its endless parade of candidates, it will be refreshing to see the hot mess happening on the other side for once  Read more

 Independents will never warm up to the new Democratic party of radical zealots

Independents will never warm up to the new Democratic party of radical zealots

Democrats seem awfully cocky lately. Since winning the House in November and forcing Trump's hand on the shutdown, they feel like they're on a glide path to 2020  Read more

McConnell Looks to Stymie Trump Decision to Withdraw U.S. From Syria, Afghanistan

McConnell Looks to Stymie Trump Decision to Withdraw U.S. From Syria, Afghanistan

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Islamic State and al-Qaida militants still pose a “serious threat” to the United States and cautioned the Trump administration against an early exit from Syria and Afghanistan  Read more

Border Security Talks Begin On Capitol Hill

Border Security Talks Begin On Capitol Hill

A formal committee of congressional negotiators will hold their first, and maybe only, public meeting on Wednesday to kick off talks to reach a border security deal that President Trump will support  Read more

Bills Banning Government Shutdowns: A Terrible Idea

Bills Banning Government Shutdowns: A Terrible Idea

Congress seeks to abdicate its responsibility to govern, shredding the Constitution and the democratic process  Read more

Democrats without clothes

Democrats without clothes

It’s not true that the government shutdown, concluded over the weekend after 35 days of shutdown, accomplished “nothing.”  Read more

Trump is right to keep all options on the table in Venezuela

Trump is right to keep all options on the table in Venezuela

President Trump is demonstrating his mastery of the levers of national power by imposing billions of dollars worth of sanctions against Venezuela’s state-run oil company, PDVSA  Read more

Trump tells intel chiefs to 'go back to school' after they break with him

Trump tells intel chiefs to 'go back to school' after they break with him

The president reopened his feud with the intelligence community in a series of heated tweets  Read more

Howard Schultz rips Warren's 'ridiculous' plan to tax the super wealthy

Howard Schultz rips Warren's 'ridiculous' plan to tax the super wealthy

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz hasn’t announced whether he’ll run for president, but that didn’t stop him from taking aim at one of the key economic proposals of one of his would-be opponents  Read more

Pelosi invites Trump to give State of the Union address on February 5

Pelosi invites Trump to give State of the Union address on February 5

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Monday invited President Trump to deliver the State of the Union address on February 5  Read more

US framework deal with Taliban raises hope of Afghan peace

US framework deal with Taliban raises hope of Afghan peace

US troops would withdraw from Afghanistan within 18 months of full agreement  Read more