Category: News

Jan. 6 Committee Will Not Release Its Final Report Until After November Elections

The Jan. 6 committee will not release its final report prior to the approaching midterm elections, the committee’s chairman said Sunday. Democratic Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson told Just the News that the committee will hold a delayed public hearing in October’s second week, but said he was uncertain if...

SHEFFIELD: Biden Has Transformed America’s Oil Industry Into His Own Pinata

A Democrat operative famously said “a crisis is a terrible thing to waste,” and clearly President Joe Biden takes this to heart. Biden exploited the tragic catastrophe of Hurricane Ian to take potshots at the oil and gas industry. Once again illustrating his lack of knowledge of how economics...

POLL: Grocery Prices Are Pushing Americans To Vote

More than 68% of likely general election voters reported that the increasing cost of food was either “somewhat” or “very much” motivating them to vote in the upcoming midterm elections, according to a Monday poll from the Trafalgar Group. The motivating pressure is more pronounced in 18-25 year-olds, Hispanics...

Railroad Strike Threat Shows How Unions’ Rigid Rules Often Hurt Workers

Bound by the terms of a pre-COVID-19 pandemic contract, railroad workers have felt overworked and undercompensated in recent years. Having come within hours of a railroad strike, workers are now set to vote on a tentative contract. The major sticking points in the railroad union negotiations were pay, sick...

Republicans Pull Ahead Of Democratic Incumbents In Nevada Statewide Races

GOP candidates for the U.S. Senate, governor, attorney general and secretary of state are increasing their leads in Nevada, per new survey data released on Monday. Republicans in these statewide races are now leading Democratic incumbents by at least 2%, each. Their leads come after months of polling behind...

OPEC, Russia Consider Sending Oil Prices Even Higher

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russia are considering significantly cutting oil production which could lead to a spike in oil prices, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. OPEC and a group of Russian-led oil producers, which are together known as OPEC+, may cut their crude...

Here’s How China Is Cashing In On Europe’s Energy Crisis

As Europe scrambles to avoid a disastrous energy crisis this winter, Chinese energy companies are selling excess gas to Europe at a massive profit, The Wall Street Journal reported. The opportunity comes for Chinese companies as reduced economic activity at home has led to lower energy demands, while an...

Man Tries To Rob Same NYC Restaurant Twice In Two Months

A man reportedly stole tens of thousands of dollars from a New York City restaurant before coming back to the establishment the next month and unsuccessfully trying to rob it again, according to NBC 4 New York. Law enforcement said the man opened a safe with a key and...

New Poll Shows Democrats Losing Ground With Latino Voters

Latinos’ preference for a Democratic-controlled Congress over GOP control in the midterms has declined by half over the last decade, per the results of a new NBC News & Telemundo survey released on Monday. The survey showed that 54% of Latinos prefer a Democratic-controlled Congress versus 33% for Republicans....

PINKERTON: Attacks On ‘Trussonomics’ Remind Me Of Attacks On Reaganomics — We Know How Well That Worked Out

Recently, the United Kingdom’s new prime minister, Liz Truss, released her “Growth Plan,” calling for income-tax rate cuts and the cancellation of a planned increase in the corporate tax rate. The British Main Stream Media responded, “We are not amused.” The headline in The Observer: “Liz Truss’s disastrous ‘fiscal event.’” Reuters’ header was more dire:...

Student Organization To Host Event About Race Exclusively For People Of Color

A University of Chicago student group is hosting an event to talk about race, open exclusively to students of color, according to the event description. UChicago United, a group of “students of color committed to racial justice,” is putting on several events as a part of their “Dis-Orientation Series”...

Blinken Calls Nord Stream Sabotage A ‘Tremendous Opportunity’ For Europe

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Friday that the sabotage of the Nord Stream natural gas pipelines could be advantageous for Europe because the continent may no longer be able to rely on Russian energy. Blinken told reporters that Europe now has a “tremendous opportunity” to achieve energy...