This Marjorie Taylor Greene opponent is Republicans’ best shot at unseating her — if they want to

A first-time candidate and the most formidable of Greene’s five primary opponents, Strahan has the backing of the Republican Jewish Coalition PAC and the PACs of some major local and national businesses, including UPS and International Paper. VIEW PAC — the leading organization dedicated to recruiting and electing Republican women to Congress — is opposing … Read more

Biden’s North Korea strategy is a long way from Trump’s showy diplomacy

And during a news conference here Saturday, he did not sound particularly eager for a handshake with the North Korean despot. “That would depend on whether he’s sincere and whether he’s serious,” Biden said when asked whether he’d be willing to meet Kim. The days of glitzy, leader-to-leader summits and other photo ops that defined … Read more

COVID-19, shootings: Is mass death now tolerated in America?

PROVIDENCE, RI (AP) — After mass shootings killed and wounded people grocery shopping, going to church and simply living their lives last weekend, the nation marked a milestone of 1 million deaths from COVID-19. The number, once unthinkable, is now an irreversible reality in the United States — just like the persistent reality of gun … Read more

AOC touts ‘zero emission’ engagement ring

Super-woke Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez boasts that her new engagement ring is made from “recycled gold” and is “zero emission.” The just-engaged socialist made the claim on Twitter in response to a follower who warned that “your ring gotta be made of tinfoil otherwise the right’s gonna flip.” On Thursday AOC confirmed she will marry longtime … Read more

Biden signs $40 billion aid package to Ukraine while in Seoul

The Senate passed it following Biden’s departure from Washington. The confirmation that Biden had signed the bill came as the President attended a state dinner with South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol. Biden signed the aid package off camera earlier Saturday, along with a bill to improve access to baby formula for families in need. … Read more

This may be the most dangerous idea in American politics

Those who subscribe to the theory — many of them White conservatives — believe a secret group of elites are using non-White immigrants and Black people to intermarry with and “outbreed” White people “until they no longer exist.” “Over the past days … (replacement theory) has, for very good reason, been widely condemned,” Mounk says. … Read more

North Korea reports more fevers as Kim claims virus progress

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Saturday it found nearly 220,000 more people with feverish symptoms, even as leader Kim Jong Un claimed progress in slowing a largely undiagnosed spread of COVID-19 across his unvaccinated population and hinted at easing virus restrictions to nurse the decaying economy. The outbreak has caused concern about … Read more

Rudy Giuliani meets with January 6 committee for more than 9 hours

Giuliani’s original deposition with the committee had been postponed after the former New York City mayor asked to record the interview, with both audio and video. At the time, Giuliani’s attorney Robert Costello said the committee rejected that request. Despite Giuliani backing out of the original deposition, the two sides continued to negotiate an appearance, … Read more

North Korea expected to be central part of Biden’s meetings with South Korea

The hermit nation’s intensifying provocations were expected to be at the center of Biden’s talks with South Korea’s new president Yoon Suk Yeol, who took office a little more than a week ago and has signaled a tougher stance on Pyongyang than his predecessor. Yet Biden also hopes to use the occasion of a new … Read more

In unusual step, US military aircraft will transport first pallets of baby formula to the US

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has ordered the first flights supporting the newly created Operation Fly Formula program, and they will “depart Ramstein Air Base in Germany over the course of this weekend,” the White House official said. “Due to the urgency of the situation, these flights will comprise US military aircraft,” the official said. Using … Read more