July 1, 2022

US: Cash rich ‘Blue State’ Dems blocking GOP tax relief proposals

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By Charles Kim From Newsmax Despite being flush with cash from several federal COVID-19 pandemic recovery bills passed into law, Democratic run states are nixing Republican legislators’ attempts to provide relief to taxpayers. According to a December 2021 CNBC report, the federal government passed more than $5 trillion in spending to battle the pandemic since it began in March […]

NYIC dismisses GOP lawsuit as ‘purely partisan attack’ on immigrant communities, democracy

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By Nelson A. King From Caribbean Life The New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC), an umbrella policy and advocacy organization for more than 200 immigration groups in New York State, on Monday dismissed as “purely a partisan attack” on immigrant communities and democracy a lawsuit by several New York Republican officials that seeks to stop more […]

US – EARTHQUAKE: 6 reasons GOP won and CRT, Mandates, Biden lost

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From Newsmax Joe Biden won New Jersey and Virginia in landslides against Donald Trump last year. Now those two states are defeating Joe Biden and his sweeping, and at times, far-left agenda. Six factors have been key to Glenn Youngkin’s win over former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe; meanwhile, they also help explain why Republican Jack Ciattarelli […]

The Bush Family’s struggle to keep up with the Conservative movement

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GEORGE H.W. BUSH By Ed Kilgore From New York Mag The late George Herbert Walker Bush was the patriarch of one of the more successful political dynasties in U.S. history, serving as president, siring another president, and then a second son who at one point looked on course to win the presidency. But “Poppy” (as […]

Abrams ends Georgia Governor bid, says she’ll file lawsuit

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From Newsmax Democrat Stacey Abrams ended 10 days of post-election drama in Georgia’s closely watched and even more closely contested race for governor Friday, acknowledging Republican Brian Kemp as the victor while defiantly refusing to concede to the man she blamed for “gross mismanagement” of a bitterly fought election. The speech Abrams delivered at her […]

US Elections: No Dem wave, but GOP loses house in split decision

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By David A. Patten  From Newsmax Voters in Tuesday’s election delivered a split verdict that gave both Democrats and President Donald Trump room to declare victory, with the result being a new Congress next year that will be just as deeply divided as the electorate that sent them to Washington. Democrats reclaimed control of the […]

Caribbean Roots Republican loses Florida Primary bid

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From NAN News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Weds. Aug. 29, 2018: Vennia Francois, the Caribbean-roots, Republican candidate for Florida’s 7th Congressional district, on Tuesday, August 28th, lost in her bid to become the party’s nominee for the November general election. Francois, a first-time candidate whose parents immigrated from the Bahamas, managed to secure just 16 […]

Why Trump has such a soft spot for Russia

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By Andrew Sullivan From New York Mag It is possible, is it not, that Donald Trump simply believes what he says. I realize, of course, that this is technically impossible from moment to moment. But bear with me. The slackened jaws, widened eyes, and general shock that greeted his chuffed endorsement of the Kremlin over […]

New York Times Tops List of Trump’s ‘Fake News Awards’

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By Todd Beamon From Newsmax President Donald Trump on Wednesday released his “2017 Fake News Awards,” with The New York Times taking the No. 1 slot for a column by economist Paul Krugman saying “the economy would never recover” on the night the Republican won the White House. “2017 was a year of unrelenting bias, […]

Why tax havens persist, and where a rethink could take hold

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By Laurent Belsie From Christian Science Monitor What could be $200 billion in tax revenue instead sits in offshore centers, parked there by individuals and corporations, often legally. Some reformers would like to remedy that. One lever: new attention on the ethics and morality of the practice. NOVEMBER 8, 2017 —Money may be the mother’s […]