John McLaughlin

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 19: Former Director, Central Intelligence Agency Gen. (Ret.) David H. Petraeus speaks on stage at 2016 Concordia Summit - Day 1 at Grand Hyatt New York on September 19, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Riccardo Savi/Getty Images for Concordia Summit)

Petraeus: U.S. Facing ‘Unprecedented Threat’ from China, Russia, Iran, Jihadi Groups

WASHINGTON D.C. — The “open, free, and rules-based international” order led and created by the United States is “under unprecedented threat” from Iran, Russia, China, and Islamic extremist groups, former CIA Director and retired Gen. David Petraeus told House lawmakers during a hearing aimed at assessing the state of the world.


‘McLaughlin Group’ Host John McLaughlin Dies at 89

John McLaughlin, the conservative political commentator and host of the namesake long-running television show that pioneered hollering-heads discussions of Washington politics, has died. He was 89.


McLaughlin: Report From Afghanistan Sounds ‘Like Chicago’

“McLaughlin Group” host John McLaughlin remarked that a report about disappearing money for schools in Afghanistan “sounded like Chicago” on Friday. After Chicago Tribune Editorial Board Member Clarence Page cited a report from Afghanistan about empty schools and money that was


McLaughlin: Russia Has ‘Rebuked’ Obama On Russian Reset

“McLaughlin Group” host John McLaughlin stated that “President Putin of Russia has rebuked Mr. Obama” on the Russian reset on Friday. McLaughlin said, “President Obama took charge of the Oval Office seven years ago. He promised a positive reset in


Page and McLaughlin: The FBI Will Recommend Prosecution For Hillary

Chicago Tribune Editorial Board member Clarence Page and “McLaughlin Group” host John McLaughlin predicted the FBI will recommend Democratic presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton face prosecution for mishandling classified information on Friday. McLaughlin asked, “Forced prediction for the panel: the


McLaughlin: Immigrants Surging Into Europe Aren’t ‘Syrian Refugees’

“McLaughlin Group” host John McLaughlin slammed the “mischaracterization” of Europe’s immigrant influx as Syrian refugees on Friday. “The most over-reported story of 2015: the mischaracterization of the influx of immigrants into Europe as, ‘Syrian refugees’. Many were from as far


McLaughlin: ‘Prior Restraint On Speech’ Has Been Empowered On College Campuses

“McLaughlin Group” host John McLaughlin argued “an atmosphere of prior restraint on speech” has been empowered on college campuses on Friday. McLaughlin said, “Once citadels of free expression and occasional revolutionary ideas, today many American colleges have endorsed political correctness.


McLaughlin: Clinton ‘Did the Right Thing’ By Having Private Email

“McLaughlin Group” host John McLaughlin argued Hillary Clinton “did the right thing” by using a private email system on Friday. McLaughlin asked, “Given that the Chinese were able to steal millions of sensitive SF86 files from the US government with


McLaughlin: Harry Reid ‘Destined for Political Oblivion’

“McLaughlin Group” host John McLaughlin argued that Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) was “destined for political oblivion” on Friday. McLaughlin said that once Republicans assume the majority in the Senate, Reid would become a “back-bencher” thanks to the “majority-takes-all” rules Reid


McLaughlin Pans Dem ‘War on Women’ Narrative

“McLaughlin Group” host John McLaughlin took two swipes at the Democratic Party’s “war on women” narrative on Friday. McLaughlin named outgoing Colorado Senator Mark Udall (D) his “worst politician” for “focus[ing] so obsessively on alleged Republican ‘war on women.’” When