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Border Wall Funding Passage: We Are Delivering ‘What the President Wanted’

Adelle Nazarian, WASHINGTON, D.C. — The House of Representatives on Thursday passed a measure to fund President Donald Trump’s promised border wall on the U.S. border with Mexico to the tune of $1.6 billion, something House Rules Committee chairman Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX) heralded in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News. On Wednesday, Sessions–whose committee

Gabby Giffords, Dem Lawmakers Pledge to Fight Concealed Carry for Law-Abiding Citizens

AWR Hawkins, On May 3 gun control proponent Gabby Giffords joined Democrat lawmakers on Capitol Hill in pledging to fight efforts to nationalize concealed carry for law-abiding citizens. By opposing national reciprocity, Giffords and lawmakers like Senator Chris Murphy (D) are literally working against citizens who have received some level of firearm education and/or training,

White House Staff Claims See-Through Fence, Levee Flood Protection System Is a ‘Border Wall’

Matthew Boyle, President Donald Trump’s White House communications team is claiming inaccurately that there is border wall funding in the spending bill before Congress right now. The move comes as the administration is facing political heat for the failure to obtain federal appropriations in the new omnibus spending bill to pay for the construction of

Pruitt Takes Fire from Conservatives on Climate Showdown

Andrew Restuccia and Alex Guillen report in Politico on the heat President Trump’s EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is taking from conservatives over reports that he successfully urged Trump not to revoke the EPA’s 2009 “endangerment finding,” a far-reaching ruling introduced by the Obama administration that labeled carbon dioxide a dangerous substance in need of broad

Replacement of Paul Ryan as Speaker of the House Intensifies in White House, Congress

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart Republican officials in Congress and the White House are now openly discussing finding a GOP replacement to Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) as Speaker of the House, after Ryan failed to pass the American Health Care Act out of the House and misled the public and President Donald Trump when he promised repeatedly

Steve Bannon Says American Health Care Act ‘Written by the Insurance Industry’

Breitbart News, Gabriel Sherman writes that White House chief strategist and former Breitbart News executive chairman Steve Bannon has privately expressed concern that the American Health Care Act (AHCA) betrays the populist voters who put Donald Trump in the White House. The failure to repeal and replace Obamacare would be a stinging defeat for Trump.

NRA to Campaign Against Red State Democrats who Oppose Gorsuch

AWR Hawkins, With a vote on the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch fast approaching, the NRA is making clear they will campaign against Red State Democrats who vote against the nominee. There are number of Senate Democrats from Red States who are up for re-election in 2018. Gateway Pundit published a list of

Nunes ‘Unmasking’ Report Vindicates Trump Claims on Surveillance

Joel B. Pollak, House Intelligence Committee chair Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) announced on Wednesday that he had learned that members of President Donald Trump’s transition team had been under surveillance by the Obama administration, that individual names had been “unmasked” by the intelligence community, and that those names had been leaked to the media. Nunes’s

Whites Acknowledge Privilege to Make Themselves Feel Good, Avoid Addressing Racism

Tom Ciccotta, Scholar Claire Lockard argues in a new work that white people who acknowledge their privilege are less likely to engage in actual anti-racism efforts. In her work, “Unhappy Confessions: The Temptation of Admitting to White Privilege,” recent Emory graduate and Elon University scholar Claire Lockard argues that acknowledgments of white privilege or racism

Audio of Paul Ryan ‘I Am Not Going to Defend Donald Trump—Not Now, Not in the Future’

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart On a never-before-released private October conference call with House Republican members, House Speaker Paul Ryan told his members in the U.S. House of Representatives he was abandoning then-GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump forever and would never defend him ever again. In the Oct. 10, 2016 call, from right after the Access Hollywood