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Rep. Trent Franks: Smears Against Gorka Are ‘Repugnant’

Arizona Congressman Trent Franks came out swinging in a Facebook post defending Sebastian Gorka against baseless smears of anti-Semitism. Gorka is the Deputy Assistant to President Trump, former Breitbart News editor, and author of the bestselling book Defeating Jihad.

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Iran Missile Threat Prompts Calls in Congress to Expand U.S. Missile Defense

A group of 25 Republican House lawmakers, joined by one Democrat, have sent a letter urging President Donald Trump to significantly increase funding to various programs aimed at developing an earth- and space-based “robust missile defense architecture” capable of protecting the U.S. homeland against “any threat from any nation,” not just Iran and North Korea.

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Republicans in Cleveland: Land Rights and ‘Drill Baby, Drill!’

CLEVELAND, Ohio—Republican delegates in Cleveland drew a sharp contrast to Hillary Clinton and the Democrats on Monday, pushing sharp restrictions on federal power over land and aggressive domestic energy production as vital to both the economy and national security during the Platform Committee debates ahead of the full party gathering next week to nominate the GOP’s standard bearer.

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Some GOP Leaders Saw Planned Parenthood Video Weeks Ago

Two high-level Republican lawmakers had seen a video showing a Planned Parenthood executive discussing what the organization charges researchers from organs harvested from aborted babies–and were aware of it weeks before it caused an online furor.

GOP Lawmakers Call on Obama to Work with Them on Immigration

GOP Lawmakers Call on Obama to Work with Them on Immigration

Republican House members are calling on President Obama to work with Congress to pass immigration reform instead of moving forward with his expected executive amnesty. In a letter to Obama dated Tuesday, nearly three dozen Republicans lawmakers — led by Rep.

Rep. Franks: Obama Latte Salute Symbolizes 'Resentment' of Military

Rep. Franks: Obama Latte Salute Symbolizes 'Resentment' of Military

On Breitbart News Sunday, Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) said President Barack Obama’s latte salute symbolizes Obama’s resentment of the military. Speaking to host and Breitbart News Executive Chairman Stephen K. Bannon on Sirius XM Patriot channel 125, Franks said it

Gaffney: Rebirth of a Loyal Opposition

Gaffney: Rebirth of a Loyal Opposition

At a time when our country is confronting great and growing threats, the ship of state is, at best, adrift. At worst, it is headed toward, if not actually on, the shoals.   The fault lies, of course, primarily with

Sarah Palin Endorses AZ Treasurer Doug Ducey for Governor

Sarah Palin Endorses AZ Treasurer Doug Ducey for Governor

On Wednesday, former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin endorsed Arizona Treasurer and former Cold Stone Creamery CEO Doug Ducey for governor.  Palin said Ducey is “self-made man” who is a “private sector job creator and proven conservative leader that Arizona needs

Exclusive: Bachmann Leads Congressional Call to Outlaw Muslim Brotherhood

Exclusive: Bachmann Leads Congressional Call to Outlaw Muslim Brotherhood

Late Thursday evening Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, with the co-sponsorship of seven other House Representatives, released a bill to finally designate the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) as a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO). The Breitbart News Network has obtained a copy of the potentially

Trent Franks Blasts Obama's Cowardly, Unprecedented Betrayal of Israel

Trent Franks Blasts Obama's Cowardly, Unprecedented Betrayal of Israel

Earlier this week Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) blasted the Obama administration’s handling of the unfolding military crisis developing between Israel and Palestine saying “I thought nothing this president could ever say or do would surprise me anymore, but this flushed

State Department Dismissed Boko Haram Concerns In 2012

State Department Dismissed Boko Haram Concerns In 2012

Pressed by dozens of lawmakers from both parties in 2012 to putgreater focus on growing violence by Boko Haram, the Islamistmilitant group that recently kidnapped 200 teenage girls inNigeria, the State Department sent something akin to a formletter in reply.

An American Fukushima? Lawmakers Neglect Our Vulnerable Power Grid

An American Fukushima? Lawmakers Neglect Our Vulnerable Power Grid

Three years ago today, an earthquake-induced tsunami devastated Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power complex. The flooding knocked out power required to cool reactors and their spent fuel pools, causing dangerous – and continuing – radioactive contamination. Unfortunately, unless we act quickly,