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TikTok’s Army of Lobbyists Includes Former Senators And White House Staffers

Multiple former senators and staffers were revealed to lobby for the Chinese-owned social media app TikTok, which has ramped up its lobbying efforts this year, according to the Washington Examiner. Former Republican Sen. Trent Lott of Mississippi and former Democratic Sen. John Breaux of Louisiana lobby for the app on “issues...

Gen Z Faces Surging Credit Card Debt as Inflation Skyrockets

Credit card debt amongst young consumers surged in the second quarter as high inflation caused challenges at the cash register and led to increased debt delinquency, Reuters reported Monday. Cardholders under 25-years-old saw their credit card debt increase by 30% in the second quarter, much greater than the national average...

Jim Jordan Tells GOP To ‘Tee Up’ And Embrace Populism For 2024

Republican Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan believes that the conservative movement should continue to embrace populist tendencies.  Jordan acknowledged that populist conservatism could open the door to increased government intervention in areas that traditional conservatives normally would reject, including the push to ban abortion at the federal level and undercutting “big...

‘Stand Up And Demand Accountability’: Tulsa Schools Warned For Violating CRT Ban

Oklahoma’s largest school district is being punished after Oklahoma’s State Board of Education found the school violated the state’s critical race theory (CRT) law, according to Fox 25. On a 4-2 vote, Oklahoma’s State Board of Education determined Thursday that Tulsa Public Schools and Mustang Public Schools, in Mustang,...

Three More States Are Poised To Ban Abortion Amid Court Battles

Idaho, Tennessee and Texas are moving to enact “trigger bans” restricting abortions after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade June 24, ending the precedent which had banned states from restricting abortion throughout the first six months of pregnancy. The bans in these three states will take effect 30...

Shaun King Welcomed New Show Dog After His PAC Gave Thousands To Breeder: REPORT

Left-wing activist Shaun King welcomed a new show dog to his family just days after his political action committee (PAC) gave thousands to a dog breeder company, the Washington Free Beacon reported. Grassroots Law PAC, a group backing political candidates who “fight to end oppressive policing, incarceration and injustice,” contributed almost $31,000...

POLL: Biden Just Set A Record For Dismal Job Approval

President Joe Biden has completed his sixth quarter in office with a historically low average approval rating of 40%, according to a Friday Gallup poll. This average represents the lowest sixth-quarter (which spans April 20 to July 19) results for a first-term president, and comes on the back of...

Blake Masters Leads Arizona Senate Primary One Day Before The Election: POLL

Blake Masters is the top candidate for likely voters in Arizona a day before the Republican Senate primary, according to an Emerson College poll released Sunday. Masters leads with 40% of likely voters’ support, according to a poll sampling “very likely Republican primary voters” and people who already cast...

US Going Soft On Iran’s Oil Smugglers To Get Nuclear Deal Revived: REPORT

The U.S. has held back on sanctioning foreign firms involved in illicit Iranian oil exports as it tries to pressure Iran into renegotiating a cap on Iran’s nuclear program, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. Officials within the Biden administration have debated sanctions against Iraqi and Emirati firms helping...

US Government Starts New Mexico Wildfire, Tells Residents To Help Pay For Damages

The U.S. government started the largest wildfire in New Mexico’s recorded history this April, but is now asking victims to share in the recovery costs, according to Reuters. U.S. Forest Service (USFS) officials lost control of two controlled burns in April, destroying 341,000 acres and 432 homes in northeastern...

‘It’s Embarrassingly Hypocritical’: Dem Rep Bashes Party’s Primary Meddling

Another Democratic congressman slammed his party for meddling in Republican primaries during a Sunday appearance on ABC. “It’s embarrassingly hypocritical,” Democratic Rep. Ritchie Torres of New York told “This Week” host Jon Karl. “I mean, we cannot credibly defend democracy and then prop up candidates who are an existential...

Principal Promotes Book About Trans Kids To Kindergarteners, Issues Apology

An elementary school principal issued an apology Friday after promoting a book about a transgender child to students as young as five years old. Stacy DeCorsey, principal of Excelsior Elementary School in Excelsior, Minnesota, suggested kindergarten through second grade students read “Jack (Not Jackie),” a story about a young...