Hugh Hewitt: A Victory On The Congressional Review Act

GOP civil war, blue slips, religious liberty, ISIS, border, DACA, hurricane, Charlottesville, mulligans, troops, fire and fury, nuclear, Maduro, depleted, judiciary, swing for the fences, fighter, Washington, contact sports, Fourth of July, wait upon the facts, Navy, grateful, slaughter, admiral, Congressional Review Act, sea change, Blue Slip, tax reform, EPA

The mainstream media has been determined to find fault with President Trump’s performance during his first 100 days in office. In reality, a legislative legacy was passing beneath the noses of the Manhattan-Beltway media elites who could not be bothered to learn the wide-ranging implications of the baker’s dozen of...

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Hugh Hewitt: Sea Change

GOP civil war, blue slips, religious liberty, ISIS, border, DACA, hurricane, Charlottesville, mulligans, troops, fire and fury, nuclear, Maduro, depleted, judiciary, swing for the fences, fighter, Washington, contact sports, Fourth of July, wait upon the facts, Navy, grateful, slaughter, admiral, Congressional Review Act, sea change, Blue Slip, tax reform, EPA

Sea change. An enormous one. That’s the only way to understand President Trump’s first 100 days — as a breaking from and often a breaking of the Obama presidency, one every bit as turbulent as what’s encountered by a sailing ship going from calm seas into a hurricane. Trump’s first...

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Albert Mohler: Is Assad Evil?

Handmaid’s Tale

Scott Simon is one of the most thoughtful commentators on National Public Radio, and in the aftermath of seeing those horrifying images from the chemical nerve agent attack in Syria, Simon offered an important meditation on the nature of evil. Once of Simon’s daughters asked how anyone could commit such...

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Police Show Up Big in Berkeley

After Coulter was forced to cancel (Fox News).  From Charles Krauthammer: “If you can’t have the government guaranteeing the safety of speakers then we have lost one of the fundamental uniting elements of our society” (Fox News). A detailed look at the cause behind the attack on free speech on...

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Michael Medved: Democrats Repeat The Same Bad Mistakes

Oprah

Amid all the evaluations of the first hundred days of President Trump, what about considering the first hundred days of Democrats as the party of opposition? So far, they’ve shown a destructive tendency to repeat the same mistakes that cost them the election in November. • First, they focus exclusively...

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THR 4/29/17: Trump’s First 100 Days Are an “Executive Success”

White House, Obamacare, shooting, Paris Climate Agreement

Hugh Hewitt converses with WaPo’s White House Bureau Chief Philip Rucker about Trump’s first 100 days as president. The Washington Examiner’s Byron York explains why he calls Trump’s first 100 days “an executive success” on the Mike Gallagher Show. Larry Elder looks at what could have been if Hillary Clinton...

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ESPN Veers Left as the Network Sinks

ESPN

Announcing the layoffs of 100 (USA Today).  Another story notes “ESPN going left wing was like giving a drowning person a big rock to hold and thinking it would keep them from drowning. Instead, it just made them sink even faster. That’s why ratings are down 16% this year compared...

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David Davenport: There Is A Trump Doctrine: America First

State of the Union

For journalists and academics searching to find a Trump Doctrine in foreign policy, it’s right in front of you. It’s called: America First. And what it means is putting America’s national interest in the center of our foreign policy decision-making. It’s not the George W. Bush exporting democracy philosophy, it’s...

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Michael Medved: France and the Collapse of the Left

Oprah

French voters won’t pick a new president until May 7th, but the first round of balloting highlights an important international trend, the dramatic decline of the left: •    The candidate of the ruling Socialists finished a pathetic fifth in France, not coming close to the run-off. •    In the most...

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David Davenport: Trump’s First Hundred Days: Doing What He Promised

State of the Union

Since Franklin Roosevelt, presidents have been evaluated at the end of a hundred days.  Donald Trump drafted his own report card in a campaign speech last fall, saying what he would do in his first hundred days. And here’s the surprising thing:  he’s doing what he said. •    Appoint judges...

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Lanhee Chen: Time To Deliver

Tax Reform

It can be tempting to try to draw far-reaching conclusions about the 2018 midterm elections from the special election results in Georgia’s 6th congressional district, where Democrat Jon Ossoff came close to winning the 50 percent of the vote he needed to capture the longtime conservative seat. But those midterms...

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Berkeley Now Says Coulter Can Speak on Campus

Coulter

But not on the day originally planned, not at the same location, among other demands (Washington Post).  Coulter has blasted Berkeley, saying she is speaking as originally agreed (Twitter). Originally, Cal State Berkeley also made several demands, which Coulter agreed to (YAF). As of early this morning, the...

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