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John Bolton: Republican Candidates ‘Who Backed Away from Trump’ Lost

On Thursday’s Breitbart News Daily, former U.N. Ambassador and AEI senior fellow John Bolton, who is also the head of a political action committee, told SiriusXM host Alex Marlow that “the opportunities are enormous going forward” from Donald Trump’s presidential victory.

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Trump Refuses to Support Republicans John McCain, Kelly Ayotte

Republican nominee Donald Trump refused to endorse Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) and Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), who are both up for reelection this year. “I’ve never been there with John McCain because I’ve always felt that he should have done

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10 Top Republicans Sitting Out the RNC Convention

Trump-resistant and election battling Republicans including two former Presidents, two former Republican nominees, and several former 2016 presidential hopefuls are offering up excuses for why they will not attend the Republican National Convention in Cleveland next week, notably among them a break with a history of former Presidents attending their party’s convention.

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Obama Could Try to Appoint Garland Without Senate Vote

WASHINGTON—As President Barack Obama’s efforts to pressure Senate Republicans to confirm Merrick Garland’s nomination to the Supreme Court fail, liberal White House allies are floating a trial balloon of installing Garland on the Supreme Court without Senate confirmation.

MANCHESTER, NH - NOVEMBER 19: Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush speaks at Dynamic Network Services Incorporated November 19, 2015 in Manchester, New Hampshire. Bush met with employees at the Internet performance company as he continues to fight for momentum in the race for the nomination. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Jeb!: I’ll Lead a ‘Populist Revolt’

Hampton, New Hampshire — Teenagers wheeled around the cafeteria of Hampton Academy, eating pizza and waiting for the main event to begin. Country music blared over the speakers. An older gentleman sat back and read the paper. No Labels staffers worked the room and reporters hunched over their laptops. The crowds were subdued; there wasn’t a protestor in sight.

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Senate Passes $607B Defense Bill With Ban On Transferring Gitmo Detainees

The Senate-passed, $607 billion National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) would, among its other provisions, ban the transfer of detainees from Guantanamo Bay to mainland American prisons. This would effectively checkmate President Obama’s plans to close the Guantanamo detention facility.

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Why Republicans Shouldn’t Fear a Government Shutdown

Republican politicians have spent so long living in an environment controlled by the leftist media that they believe every narrative will be turned to their disadvantage. This is why Republican leadership buys into the idiotic notion that if Republicans fund the entire federal government except Planned Parenthood, and Obama then refuses to sign the budget, they will be blamed for the shutdown. That is not fully true.

Ayotte: Putin's Paid Mercenaries Intimidating Ukraine Voters

Ayotte: Putin's Paid Mercenaries Intimidating Ukraine Voters

Appearing via satellite from Kiev where she is monitoring the elections as a delegate of the International Republican Institute, Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) told “Fox News Sunday” this weekend that while most of the voting is going well throughout the

Ayotte: Obama's Reset on Russia Has Failed

Ayotte: Obama's Reset on Russia Has Failed

In an appearance on “Fox News Sunday,” Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) called President Barack Obama’s so-called reset of U.S. relations with Russia a failure…

House Reverses Veterans' Benefits Cuts in Ryan-Murray Deal

House Reverses Veterans' Benefits Cuts in Ryan-Murray Deal

The House voted to reverse many of the cuts to veterans’ benefits in a budget deal struck less than two months ago today, offsetting the spending increase with planned “sequester” cuts in 2024 – five election cycles from now. Speaker

Kelly Ayotte: We Can't Trust Obama, But Let's Do Amnesty Anyway

Kelly Ayotte: We Can't Trust Obama, But Let's Do Amnesty Anyway

Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) says she agrees that Republicans can’t trust President Obama to enforce the law, but they should immediately move forward on comprehensive immigration reform, anyway.  “Here’s the deal: The status quo is totally unacceptable,” Ayotte said on