August 2015 Headlines

Clinton Likens Pro-Life Candidates to Terrorists

Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton is going on the attack, comparing Republican presidential candidates to terrorists because of some of their pro-life views.

Big Government the Hand that Hurts the Poor

Most of the money in big government programs meant to help the poor don't actually go to help these poeple. As a result, the poor may dislike Republicans but they realize what Democrats offer is an eventual deadend.

White House's Iran Deal Lobbying Paying Off?

After weeks of intense lobbying, the White House appears closer to getting the congressional votes it needs to approve the controversial nuclear deal with Iran.

Trump Clashes with Univision's Jorge Ramos

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump clashed with with yet another news anchor this week.

Joe Biden Eyeing a White House Run?

Vice President Joe Biden may also be entering the race for the White House. A senior Democrat says Biden received President Barack Obama's "blessing" to run, CNN reports.

Cruz Recruits Pastors in Fight to Defund P. Parenthood

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz is recruiting pastors to mobilize their congregations in a push to defund Planned Parenthood.

Clinton's Server Wiped Clean Before Surrendering

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's attorney said the emails and all data on her computer server were erased before it was turned over to federal authorities.

Trump: Undocumented Children Aren't US Citizens

Billionare Donald Trump is doubling down on his controversial immigration policy. His latest proposal: revoke the citizenship of American-born children of undocumented immigrants, a right guaranteed by the 14th Amendment.

Trump Divides Party with Immigration Crack-Down Plan

Billionaire Donald Trump is leading the GOP presidential pack in the polls and dividing the party with a call to rewrite the Constitution to crack down on millions of immigrants living here illegally.

Another Democrat Senator Rejects Iran Nuke Deal

New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez says President Barack Obama's agreement leaves Iran with the possibility to produce a nuclear weapon and that's not acceptable.

Clinton Email Scandal Reminiscent of Nixon's Watergate

The man who helped break the infamous Watergate story in the 1970s says Hillary Clinton's email scandal is very much like President Richard Nixon's scandal that led to his resignation.

Obama May Ignore Congress Vote on Iran Deal

Congress is set to vote on the Iran nuclear deal in just a few weeks but new reports indicate the vote may not matter that much.

Trump, Clinton's Emails Main Attractions at Iowa Fair

GOP frontrunner Donald Trump was the main attraction at the Iowa State Fair this weekend. Love him or hate him, Iowans turned out in droves to hear what he had to say.

'Top Secret' Emails Unprotected in Clinton's Server

Hillary Clinton discussed classified information in emails sent from her private server while she was Secretary of State.

Ben Carson Defends Use of Fetal Tissue for Research

"If you're killing babies and taking the tissue, that's a very different thing than taking a dead specimen and keeping a record of it," Dr. Carson told The Washington Post.

Kerry: Dollar Could Suffer If Iran Deal Rejected

John Kerry is warning that the world could drop the U.S. dollar as the global reserve currency if Congress doesn't approve the Iran nuclear deal.

Top Secret Emails Sent on Clinton's Private Server

A federal investigation of Hillary Clinton revealed two emails on her private server were classified as "top secret," a revelation causing a deepening campaign crisis.

Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell to Appeal to Supreme Court

A federal appeals court declined to review the case of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, letting his convictions on public corruption charges stand.

Dems Opposition to Iran Deal Grows, Obama Undaunted

President Barack Obama and his family left the White House for a vacation in Martha's Vineyard, and lawmakers have emptied out the Capitol for their annual congressional recess.

Perry Campaign Short on Cash, Stops Paying Staff

Republican candidate Rick Perry has reportedly stopped paying all of his presidential campaign staff.

Religious Liberty Big in GOP Race for White House

When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on gay marriage in June, it led to a new movement that's gained the attention and support of GOP candidates.

Trump Digs in, Defends Tirades Against Megyn Kelly

Republican candidate Donald Trump is not apologizing or backing down from his negative comments about Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly.

States to Sue Obama Admin. over Climate Rules

States, energy companies and business groups are preparing to sue the Obama administration over its climate rules, which require significant cuts in power plant carbon emissions.

GOP and Abortion: Where the Candidates Stand

Round one of the Republican debate brought many issues to the table with candidates varying their stances across the board. One subject that brought the most unity dealt with Planned Parenthood, government funding, and prolife legislation.

Who Cares More for the Poor--Liberals, Conservatives?

When it comes to showing compassion for people living in poverty in America, who cares more about their plight: conservatives or liberals? Best-selling author Arthur Brooks tackles this intriguing question in his latest book.

GOP Candidates Ride Debate Momentum to RedState Activists

Republican presidential candidates are getting a second chance to make a good first impression with conservative activists after their inaugural televised debates had unheard of millions tuning in to see how they would play off each other.

First GOP Debate: How Did the Candidates Fare?

The Republican presidential candidates took on the issues, the Democrats, and each other Thursday night, tackling everything from the economy to Iraq to Planned Parenthood – and God.

Report: IRS 'Prone to Abuse' at Highest Levels

The IRS did indeed hold up the applications of the Tea Party and other conservative groups for tax-exempt status, according to a bipartisan Senate Finance Committee report.

First GOP Presidential Debate: What to Expect

The first GOP presidential debate is set to kick off Thursday night in Cleveland. There will be two debates, a total of 17 candidates and a whole lot of pushing and shoving.

GOP Candidates Blast Obama on Immigration

Immigration reform was the hot topic among GOP presidential candidates at a New Hampshire forum on Monday.

Fight to Defund Planned Parenthood Not Over Yet

The Senate has failed to pass a bill that would have cut off taxpayer funds for America's biggest abortion provider.

Critics on Carbon Rules: Get Ready for Higher Bills

A divisive debate over climate change has begun with President Barack Obama's sweeping new power plant regulations.

Sen. Lankford: Defund Organ Harvesting

If you haven't seen the videos about Planned Parenthood's operation to harvest human body parts from abortions, I suggest you view them. It might change your mind about whether taxpayers should help fund Planned Parenthood.

Obama Pushes Climate Plan, Opponents Vow to Sue

President Barack Obama unveiled a new plan to cut emissions from U.S. power plants.

Senate Blocks Bill to Defund P. Parenthood

The Senate has blocked a bill to defund the nation's largest abortion provider, setting up a possible showdown this fall.