Joshua Klein

Articles by Joshua Klein

Exclusive – Utah Mayor, Senatorial Candidate Rips Romney over Debt Deal

Following Sen. Mitt Romney’s (R-UT) decision to vote in favor of increasing the nation’s debt ceiling, the mayor of Riverton, Utah, accused the former presidential candidate, who he intends to unseat next year, of seeking the favor of Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) over the interests of America.

Senator Mitt Romney, a Republican from Utah, speaks to members of the press on Capitol Hill, in Washington, DC, US, on Thursday, June 1, 2023. The House of Representatives approved the debt-limit deal Wednesday night, putting the US one step closer to avoiding a potential default on June 5. Photographer: …

Left-Wing Salon Warns DeSantis Will Make U.S. ‘Florida’: Lab for ‘Fascist Cruelty’

Republican presidential candidate Ron DeSantis “turned Florida into a laboratory for fascist cruelty and authoritarian oppression” and will do the same to the entire country if president, according to a recent Salon piece warning under such a scenario more women will “die,” the LGBTQ community “will be terrorized on a national scale,” more will be done to “prevent black and brown people from voting,” education will be replaced with “right-wing, ‘patriotic’ indoctrination,” and “right-wing terrorism” will proliferate.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis poses for a picture with voters after giving a speech at a rally in Council Bluffs, Iowa, Wednesday. Several hundred people filled half of an event center to listen to DeSantis speak in his first trip to Iowa since announcing his presidential campaign. (AP Photo/Josh Funk)

Rep. Mike Gallagher: We Must Arm Taiwan ‘to the Teeth’ to Prevent WW3

Taiwan must be “armed to the teeth” if another world war is to be avoided, according to Wisconsin Republican Mike Gallagher, who stressed that such a war can only be won by “strengthening deterrence and making it clear to Xi Jinping that attacking Taiwan would be a disastrous mistake.”

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., right, and Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen deliver statements to the press after a Bipartisan Leadership Meeting at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif., Wednesday, April 5, 2023. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Stephen King Scolded for ‘Virtue Signaling’ Tweet Attacking Elon Musk

A “virtue signaling” tweet from left-wing author Stephen King was met with fierce backlash after he suggested billionaire Elon Musk — who has already spent millions of dollars supplying Ukraine with thousands of Starlink internet terminals — donate more to help the war-torn country.

Author Stephen King arrives at federal court before testifying for the Department of Justice as it bids to block the proposed merger of two of the world's biggest publishers, Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster, Aug. 2, 2022, in Washington. Through the first week of trial, top publishing executives …