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The race for a coronavirus vaccine

The race for a coronavirus vaccine. Researchers are working frantically on a shot that would immunize people against Covid-19. Why does it take so long? Here’s everything you need to know: Is a vaccine close? Despite the global competition to develop a coronavirus vaccine, experts agree one won’t be available for at least 12 to 18 months. The race kicked […]

Leaders and Illness: How Winston Churchill Dodged the Influenza Pandemic; Woodrow Wilson, David Lloyd George, and Franklin D. Roosevelt Were Not So Fortunate | The National Interest

Leaders and Illness: How Winston Churchill Dodged the Influenza Pandemic; Woodrow Wilson, David Lloyd George, and Franklin D. Roosevelt Were Not So Fortunate | The National Interest. The National Interest · by John H. Maurer · April 3, 2020 Today, as the world grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic and as the death toll steadily mounts, a look back to the […]

You Won’t Believe What Former FBI Director James Comey Looks Like Now | CNSNews

You Won’t Believe What Former FBI Director James Comey Looks Like Now | CNSNews. (CNSNews.com) – Former FBI Director James Comey sent out a tweet last Thursday that featured a “selfie” photo of himself as he practiced social distancing. “Unsure how to use twitter now,” Comey said on the tweet. “Don’t know enough to tweet about #COVID19. “Don’t want to […]

For Mike Lindell, the Battle Against COVID-19 Is No Pillow Fight

For Mike Lindell, the Battle Against COVID-19 Is No Pillow Fight. by Virginia Allen · April 4, 2020 Michael Lindell, the inventor and CEO of MyPillow, stood outside the White House on Monday as a guest during the daily coronavirus task force briefing, at which he announced that his company had begun mass production of face masks. The Chaska, Minnesota-based […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: Nations Realize Importance of Borders | National Review

Coronavirus Pandemic: Nations Realize Importance of Borders | National Review. When President Donald Trump announced a restriction on travel from Europe in a mid-March Oval Office address, European Union officials erupted in outrage. The president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, issued a joint statement with the president of the European Council thundering, “The coronavirus is a global […]

Tom Cotton Says China Is Due for a ‘Reckoning’

Tom Cotton Says China Is Due for a 'Reckoning'. by Charles Fain Lehman · April 2, 2020 As his colleagues spent January engrossed by impeachment drama, Sen. Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) was growing increasingly worried by the stories coming out of Wuhan. At home over MLK Day weekend, Cotton pored over East Asian and medical news sources, growing more and […]

A quarter of small businesses say they’re on the brink of permanent closure

A quarter of small businesses say they're on the brink of permanent closure. by Nihal Krishan · April 3, 2020 One-in-four small businesses say they are less than eight weeks away from closing permanently and another 24% of small businesses have already closed temporarily amid the coronavirus pandemic economic shutdown, according to polling released Friday by the U.S. Chamber of […]

When the Virus Subsides, Get Ready to Fight the Political ‘New Normal’

When the Virus Subsides, Get Ready to Fight the Political 'New Normal'. by Mark Davis As we struggle through the long days of April, it will be a daily task to push back against those who would politically weaponize our national battle against coronavirus. Policy disagreements should always be entertained, but there will be no letup in the blame game […]

Trump slams ‘partisan’ probes after Pelosi announces coronavirus committee: ‘Here we go again’ | Fox News

Trump slams ‘partisan' probes after Pelosi announces coronavirus committee: ‘Here we go again’ | Fox News. President Trump, speaking at the White House coronavirus briefing on Thursday, unloaded on Democrats who have created a new House committee with subpoena authority to investigate the federal response to the coronavirus pandemic. “We have seen Americans unite with incredible selflessness and compassion,” Trump […]

Will Trump Betray Us after Corona? – American Thinker

Will Trump Betray Us after Corona? – American Thinker. Some people are stunned that government using computer models to predict high coronavirus deaths has many Americans willing to gift Democrats and fake news media their lifelong dream of ending the U.S. Constitution. Panic-stricken citizens want everyone non-compliant with immediate dictatorial government demands thrown into jail. Consequently, Democrats are behaving like […]

President Trump Stands Tall – American Thinker

President Trump Stands Tall – American Thinker. Amid the confusion, fear, and uncertainty surrounding the outbreak of the Chinese coronavirus pandemic in the United States, one thing is obvious: this country is astonishingly fortunate to have Donald Trump as our president. In predictably trite, small-minded fashion, the liberal media and clueless Democratic politicians have treated the pandemic as nothing more […]

We Cannot Destroy The Country For The Sake Of New York City

We Cannot Destroy The Country For The Sake Of New York City. by David Marcus · April 3, 2020 I imagine there are some people who love New York City more than I do, but I do love it. I love it with fervor of the convert. A Philadelphian by birth, for 20 years I have now walked the storied […]

FDA: No evidence COVID-19 can be transmitted by food or packaging

FDA: No evidence COVID-19 can be transmitted by food or packaging. A top FDA official Thursday sought to assure a U.S. public still wondering if COVID-19 can be transmitted by food and feeling unsettled by grocery shelves empty of their favorite foods. Frank Yiannas, Food and Drug Administration deputy commissioner of food policy and response, acknowledged during a press call […]

Feds issue large numbers of work visas as Americans lose jobs by millions – WND

Feds issue large numbers of work visas as Americans lose jobs by millions – WND. Amid record unemployment claims and predictions of a staggering 32% unemployment rate, the federal government is issuing thousands of visas to guest workers. Advertisement – story continues below Among them are 20,000 new H2B visas announced Wednesday by the Department of Homeland Security for seasonal […]

Why A Coronavirus Vaccine May Be Years Away | The National Interest

Why A Coronavirus Vaccine May Be Years Away | The National Interest. German chancellor Angela Merkel said it best: “We need to get to a doubling time of longer than ten days.” The number of hospital admissions and deaths caused by COVID-19, those doubling intervals, is more than ten days. For example, on March 26 we had one thousand deaths; […]

When It’s Over, Will We Be the Same America? | CNSNews

When It's Over, Will We Be the Same America? | CNSNews. “Depend upon it, sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully,” said Samuel Johnson. And as it is with men, so it is with nations. Monday, Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, projected some 100,000 to 200,000 […]

‘Subservience to Beijing’: Marco Rubio Says WHO Needs to Be ‘Held to Account’

‘Subservience to Beijing’: Marco Rubio Says WHO Needs to Be ‘Held to Account’. by Peter Hasson · April 2, 2020 The leaders of the World Health Organization need to be “held to account” for their “subservience to Beijing” during the coronavirus pandemic, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., said in an op-ed Wednesday. WHO, an arm of the United Nations, has provided […]

Coronavirus Gives the Illiberal Right Fever Dreams of Power – Reason.com

Coronavirus Gives the Illiberal Right Fever Dreams of Power – Reason.com. “In this time of global pandemic,” Harvard law professor and anti-liberal vanguardist Adrian Vermeule writes in the third paragraph of a much-discussed new Atlantic essay, “it has become clear that a just governing order must have ample power to cope with large-scale crises of public health and well-being—reading ‘health’ […]

Obama drops coronavirus bombshell: It’s all due to climate change! – WND

Obama drops coronavirus bombshell: It's all due to climate change! – WND. by P. David Hornik · March 31, 2020 Israel has been providing the Palestinians in both the West Bank and Gaza with crucial aid against the coronavirus—not simply out of love and charity, but because populations in such close proximity to each other have a mutual interest in […]

New York Mayor de Blasio Threatens to ‘Permanently’ Shut Churches That Persist in Holding Services | CNSNews

New York Mayor de Blasio Threatens to ‘Permanently’ Shut Churches That Persist in Holding Services | CNSNews. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) is threatening to “permanently” close the meeting places of religious organizations that persist in holding services while the city is shut down during the COVID-19 pandemic. “A small number of religious communities, specific churches, specific […]

A Bigger Government Would Have Made Our COVID-19 Crisis Worse

A Bigger Government Would Have Made Our COVID-19 Crisis Worse. by Kenny Xu · March 31, 2020 Liberal news and politics outlets are exploiting the coronavirus pandemic to lobby for their pet big-government proposals. Whether Sen. Bernie Sanders’ “Medicare for All” proposals, laudatory essays on authoritarian China’s response to the crisis, or appeals for new federal agencies and debt-financed universal […]

Why Are the Mainstream Media Ignoring Tara Reade’s Sexual Assault Accusation Against Joe Biden? – Reason.com

Why Are the Mainstream Media Ignoring Tara Reade’s Sexual Assault Accusation Against Joe Biden? – Reason.com. On September 14, 2018, The New York Times reported the existence of an unverified sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The story cited three people who had read a letter sent by the accuser—Christine Blasey Ford—to Sen. Diane Feinstein (D–Calif.). Ford […]

Coronavirus & Medical Masks: Western World Unlikely to Adopt Long-Term | National Review

Coronavirus & Medical Masks: Western World Unlikely to Adopt Long-Term | National Review. by Michael Brendan Dougherty · March 30, 2020 People wear protective face masks in London, England, March 2, 2020. (Henry Nicholls/Reuters) Even after COVID-19, there are cultural differences between East and West that will prevent medical masks from becoming a long-term feature of life in the Western […]

Harvard Agrees to Pay Dining Hall Workers After Free Beacon Report

Harvard Agrees to Pay Dining Hall Workers After Free Beacon Report. by Alana Goodman · March 30, 2020 Facing pressure and protests from employment rights advocates on and off campus, Harvard University on Friday agreed to pay its contract dining hall employees and other workers through the end of the semester. Student groups launched a call-in campaign last Friday aimed […]

New coronavirus tests and drugs offer glimmer of hope

New coronavirus tests and drugs offer glimmer of hope. by Cassidy Morrison · March 31, 2020 Rapid advances in healthcare technology and drug development promise to limit the damage caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Pharmaceutical companies announced big breakthroughs for developing vaccines and anti-viral drugs in recent days, and manufacturers are creating sterilization machines to extend the lifespan of respirator […]

Atlas Is Shrugging

Atlas Is Shrugging. by Stephen Moore “Government help to business is just as disastrous as government persecution. … The only way a government can be of service to national prosperity is by keeping its hands off.” — Ayn Rand Congress has just approved an economically bloated $2.2 trillion spending relief bill, an amount more substantial than the GDP of all […]

Enemies to the Left – American Thinker

Enemies to the Left – American Thinker. The resurgence of Joe Biden and the inevitable defeat of Bernie Sanders led the pundits to declare that the Democratic Party is rejecting socialism — a development all decent men would celebrate if it were true. Yet, in a supreme irony, the Land of the Free dangerously underestimates or underappreciates the ideological nature […]

Reaction To Alcindor-Trump Dustup Shows Why Media Approval Ratings Are Low

Reaction To Alcindor-Trump Dustup Shows Why Media Approval Ratings Are Low. by Mollie Hemingway · March 30, 2020 The ongoing dysfunctional codependent relationship between the political media and President Donald Trump flared up again on Sunday afternoon during a Rose Garden press conference on the government’s handling of the Wuhan virus that has swept the globe. Trump needs the media […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: Common Sense Dictates Prudence | National Review

Coronavirus Pandemic: Common Sense Dictates Prudence | National Review. by Philippe Lemoine · March 30, 2020 A man walks along Third avenue in Brooklyn N.Y., March 26, 2020. (Stephen Yang/Reuters) Uncertainty still reigns, so prepare for the worst. A lockdown would be prudent, not the end of the world. As of today, half of mankind is confined at home because […]

Washington Post’s broadside against Mike Pompeo is wildly unfair

Washington Post's broadside against Mike Pompeo is wildly unfair. by Michael Rubin · March 30, 2020 On March 29, Jackson Diehl, the Washington Post’s deputy editorial page editor, published a column labeling Secretary of State Mike Pompeo “among the worst secretaries of state ever” based on his response to the coronavirus pandemic. I’m no Trump flunky nor afraid to criticize […]

Atlas Is Shrugging

Atlas Is Shrugging. by Stephen Moore “Government help to business is just as disastrous as government persecution. … The only way a government can be of service to national prosperity is by keeping its hands off.” — Ayn Rand Congress has just approved an economically bloated $2.2 trillion spending relief bill, an amount more substantial than the GDP of all […]

Biden debuts podcast to boost relevancy during coronavirus pandemic | Fox News

Biden debuts podcast to boost relevancy during coronavirus pandemic | Fox News. Joe Biden on Monday launched a new podcast titled “Here’s the Deal” in his latest effort to break through the coronavirus coverage as the crisis overshadows his campaign at a crucial political time. The former vice president – who’s been working out of his home since the coronavirus […]

American Historians Present Jihadi Terrorists as Western Allies – American Thinker

American Historians Present Jihadi Terrorists as Western Allies – American Thinker. Considering that Muslims have at times allied with Europeans, sometimes even against fellow Muslims, why present Muslim attacks on Europe throughout history as ideologically driven — as jihads (“holy wars”) against the infidel? Why not see them all as generic wars? This is the main point of an apologia […]

Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns, Neighborhoods Are Coming To Life Again

Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns, Neighborhoods Are Coming To Life Again. by John Daniel Davidson · March 27, 2020 Something unexpected has happened to neighborhoods across the country in the wake of coronavirus lockdowns and business closures: they’re coming to life. With schools and restaurants closed, and a huge swath of the workforce stuck at home either working remotely or not working […]

Maxine Waters unleashes over Trump COVID-19 response: ‘Stop congratulating yourself! You’re a failure’ | TheHill

Maxine Waters unleashes over Trump COVID-19 response: 'Stop congratulating yourself! You're a failure' | TheHill. President Donald Trump introduced those tuning into his nightly coronavirus task force briefing on Monday to a special guest: Mike Lindell, the multimillionaire inventor and CEO of the MyPillow empire. “Boy, do you sell those pillows,” Trump said, asking him to step up to the […]

Rep. Mark Meadows resigns to become White House chief of staff – Roll Call

Rep. Mark Meadows resigns to become White House chief of staff – Roll Call. President Donald Trump introduced those tuning into his nightly coronavirus task force briefing on Monday to a special guest: Mike Lindell, the multimillionaire inventor and CEO of the MyPillow empire. “Boy, do you sell those pillows,” Trump said, asking him to step up to the mic […]

Cuomo: ‘I’m Not Going to Get Into a Political Dispute With the President’ | CNSNews

Cuomo: ‘I’m Not Going to Get Into a Political Dispute With the President’ | CNSNews. (CNSNews.com) – New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday that he’s not going to engage in politics with President Donald Trump, not because he’s “unwilling to tangle,” but because the governor thinks it would be “inappropriate” and “counterproductive.” During his press conference, Cuomo was asked […]

1 Million Americans Tested for COVID-19; Rate Now 100,000 Per Day

1 Million Americans Tested for COVID-19; Rate Now 100,000 Per Day. by Fred Lucas · March 31, 2020 A total of 1 million tests for the coronavirus now have been administered, President Donald Trump announced Monday evening during a Rose Garden press conference. On a table outside the White House, Trump demonstrated two COVID-19 tests that can be completed within […]

Tear Up Your Census Form for a Better America – Reason.com

Tear Up Your Census Form for a Better America – Reason.com. If, like me, you’ve received not one but three mailings from the U.S. Census Bureau proclaiming “Your Response Is Required By Law,” you’re probably wondering whether to respond, toss the questionnaire in the trash, or fill it with bogus information. We’re in good company, since about a third of […]

Once again, Trump was right and the media were wrong – American Thinker

Once again, Trump was right and the media were wrong – American Thinker. In February, China reported that chloroquine could fight coronavirus, which led to a burst of media optimism. However, when President Trump said he hoped that chloroquine might cure coronavirus, the media instantly turned on the drug. Unsurprisingly, the media were wrong. The lead doctor of the latest […]

Coronavirus Crisis: Production of Essential Medical Equipment Top Priority | National Review

Coronavirus Crisis: Production of Essential Medical Equipment Top Priority | National Review. If President Trump is right that the fight against the coronavirus is the equivalent of a war, we need to focus first and foremost on defeating the enemy. That means, as an urgent priority, getting hospitals the protective gear and ventilators that they need to handle the surge […]

Manhattan D.A. Prosecuted Just 21 Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes in Past Decade

Manhattan D.A. Prosecuted Just 21 Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes in Past Decade. by Charles Fain Lehman · March 29, 2020 Records from the Manhattan district attorney’s office indicate D.A. Cyrus Vance prosecuted just 13 individuals for anti-Semitic hate crimes between 2017 and 2019, less than half of those arrested in his jurisdiction during that time and a bare 6 percent of […]

Tom Coburn was one of the best senators of our era

Tom Coburn was one of the best senators of our era. by Quin Hillyer · March 28, 2020 Former Sen. Tom Coburn, who died Saturday morning of complications from prostate cancer, was one of the finest public servants of my lifetime. The Oklahoma Republican, a practicing obstetrician, combined fierce devotion to principle with rigorous intellectual integrity and tremendous personal decency. […]

Why Are Republicans and Democrats So Divided Over the Coronavirus?

Why Are Republicans and Democrats So Divided Over the Coronavirus?. by Wayne Allyn Root Obviously, we are a very badly divided nation: so divided we agree on virtually nothing; so divided we can’t even talk to one another anymore; so divided one side doesn’t believe in anything the other side says; so divided California, New York and Illinois might as […]

Democrats fret as Joe Biden becomes ‘irrelevant’ in coronavirus crisis | Fox News

Democrats fret as Joe Biden becomes ‘irrelevant’ in coronavirus crisis | Fox News. Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden adds more campaign blunders; reaction from Fox News contributors Tammy Bruce and Jason Chaffetz. Just days after his commanding primary victories in Florida, Arizona and Illinois, the coronavirus has turned former Vice President Joe Biden into a virtual prisoner of his Delaware […]

Numerators and Denominators in the Coronavirus Saga – American Thinker

Numerators and Denominators in the Coronavirus Saga – American Thinker. To ascertain how fatal a virus is, we need an accurate picture of how many people have it (the denominator) and how many have died as a result (the numerator), we have neither, but the data is improving and with it some substantial shifts away from the original model, which […]

Trump officials say people with disabilities must not be denied lifesaving coronavirus care | TheHill

Trump officials say people with disabilities must not be denied lifesaving coronavirus care | TheHill. by Nathaniel Weixel · March 28, 2020 Patients with disabilities must receive the same level of lifesaving medical treatment from hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic as able-bodied patients, the Trump administration said. As states and hospitals develop plans about where to prioritize resources in the […]

Trump To Place Travel Advisory On New York, New Jersey And Connecticut | HuffPost

Trump To Place Travel Advisory On New York, New Jersey And Connecticut | HuffPost. President Donald Trump is considering an “enforceable quarantine” of New York and the surrounding areas as part of a short-term plan to combat the coronavirus. Trump told reporters at the White House on Saturday that he was considering implementing the measure in New York because of […]

New York postpones presidential primary and special election to June

New York postpones presidential primary and special election to June. New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Saturday that the state’s presidential primary and a special election in the 27th District will be postponed from April 28 to June 23 due to the coronavirus pandemic. The elections will now coincide with the state’s primaries for congressional and state legislative races. […]

A Blueprint for Rebuilding America’s Military After the Coronavirus | The National Interest

A Blueprint for Rebuilding America's Military After the Coronavirus | The National Interest. by Jim Thomas · March 28, 2020 We are still a long way from fully understanding the near-term impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic. Yet paradoxically some of the longer-term implications are already clear. In the aftermath of this pandemic, we can reasonably expect a fiscal hangover following […]

Trump: ‘Overall I Think the Media Has Really Been Fair’ | CNSNews

Trump: ‘Overall I Think the Media Has Really Been Fair’ | CNSNews. (CNSNews.com) – With some exceptions, the media has been “fair,” President Donald Trump said Friday. During the White House press briefing with the White House Coronavirus Task Force, Trump was responding to a question about when the risk to COVID-19 becomes an acceptable one to allow people to […]

Little of Pelosi’s Wish List Made It Into COVID-19 Relief Bill. That’s a Relief.

Little of Pelosi’s Wish List Made It Into COVID-19 Relief Bill. That’s a Relief.. by GianCarlo Canaparo · March 27, 2020 On Friday, the House passed the massive $2 trillion-plus coronavirus relief package that the Senate had passed on Wednesday. There’s a lot in those 880 pages, and much of it is problematic: The bill is neither targeted and temporary, […]

No, British Epidemiologist Neil Ferguson Has Not ‘Drastically Downgraded’ His Worst-Case Projection of COVID-19 Deaths – Reason.com

No, British Epidemiologist Neil Ferguson Has Not ‘Drastically Downgraded’ His Worst-Case Projection of COVID-19 Deaths – Reason.com. But he has raised his estimate of the virus’s reproduction number, which implies a lower fatality rate than his research group initially assumed. | 3.27.2020 1:15 PM Media Contact & Reprint Requests (British House of Commons) Contrary to what you may have read […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: China’s Claim of No New Cases Is a Lie | National Review

Coronavirus Pandemic: China’s Claim of No New Cases Is a Lie | National Review. by Jianli Yang · March 27, 2020 A woman wearing a protective mask walks past a portrait of Chinese President Xi Jinping on a street as the country is hit by an outbreak of the coronavirus in Shanghai, China, March 12, 2020. (Aly Song/Reuters) The regime’s […]

Corona Conservatism

Corona Conservatism. by Matthew Continetti · March 27, 2020 Not long ago, as the severity of the coronavirus pandemic became clear, journalists were quick to say that the crisis marked the end of an era. “The Trump Presidency is Over,” declared a headline in the Atlantic. One article in Politico said, “The Pandemic Is the End of Trumpism.” A New […]

Fox News host cuts off Kellyanne Conway when she attacks de Blasio

Fox News host cuts off Kellyanne Conway when she attacks de Blasio. by Mike Brest · March 26, 2020 Fox News host Harris Faulkner abruptly cut off top White House aide Kellyanne Conway as she was about to attack New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. Conway, who was speaking about the White House’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, pivoted […]

Dems Can’t Get Enough from the Pork Barrel

Dems Can’t Get Enough from the Pork Barrel. by Loyd Pettegrew If you thought our Democrat legislators wouldn’t try to push through more pork in the Covid-19 congressional barrel, you have been living in a fool’s paradise. The House has just completed its response to the bipartisan Senate bill, the Cares Act. With its $2.2T price tag, what this act […]

Fox News Poll: Biden leads Trump, wins high marks for female VP pledge | Fox News

Fox News Poll: Biden leads Trump, wins high marks for female VP pledge | Fox News. Joe Biden addresses the future of presidential debates amid the coronavirus pandemic. Former Vice President Joe Biden bests President Donald Trump by nine points in a 2020 ballot test, in the first Fox News Poll since Biden became the de facto Democratic nominee. In […]

Jill Biden is the answer – American Thinker

Jill Biden is the answer – American Thinker. Almost every night, all of America is witness to Joe Biden’s seemingly progressive mental decline on full display. The decline expresses itself in surprisingly different forms each night. It all adds up to what us layman are certain is age advanced dementia. Biden can’t remember words, places, or people. He recalls he […]

Media Peddle Bogus Wuhan Virus Stats To Bash America

Media Peddle Bogus Wuhan Virus Stats To Bash America. by Mollie Hemingway · March 27, 2020 When Donald Trump tweeted this week that the United States had performed more coronavirus tests than any other country, the media were upset. Trump being Trump, he’d also said the United States had done more tests in eight days than South Korea had done […]

Trump signs $2T coronavirus relief package | TheHill

Trump signs $2T coronavirus relief package | TheHill. by Morgan Chalfant · March 27, 2020 President Trump on Friday signed a bipartisan $2 trillion economic relief package aimed at helping American workers and businesses impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The bill includes $1,200 one-time payments to many Americans; sets up a $500 billion corporate liquidity fund to help struggling industries […]

Fourth lawmaker tests positive for novel coronavirus

Fourth lawmaker tests positive for novel coronavirus. rollcall.com Reps. Joe Cunningham and Mike Kelly announced Friday that they had tested positive for the novel coronavirus. “While I otherwise feel fine, since March 17th I have been unable to smell or taste, which I learned this week is a potential symptom of COVID-19,” Cunningham said in a statement. Loading… The two […]

Fox Business dumps Trish Regan after she defends Trump – WND

Fox Business dumps Trish Regan after she defends Trump – WND. The Fox Business Network announced Friday it has “parted ways” with host Trish Regan after she was placed on indefinite leave for a monologue in which she accused media and Democrats of using the coronavirus crisis “to demonize and destroy the president.” Advertisement – story continues below “We thank […]

EPA Suspending Enforcement of Environmental Regs Because of Pandemic | News and Politics

EPA Suspending Enforcement of Environmental Regs Because of Pandemic | News and Politics. by Rick Moran · March 27, 2020 One of the ironies of government is that the Environmental Protection Agency is probably the most overbearing, overprotective, and over-the-top federal agencies in existence. But it has also created vital regulations that have cleaned our water and air and protected […]

Trump: ‘Overall I Think the Media Has Really Been Fair’ | CNSNews

Trump: ‘Overall I Think the Media Has Really Been Fair’ | CNSNews. (CNSNews.com) – With some exceptions, the media has been “fair,” President Donald Trump said Friday. During the White House press briefing with the White House Coronavirus Task Force, Trump was responding to a question about when the risk to COVID-19 becomes an acceptable one to allow people to […]

Trump Compels GM to Build More Ventilators for Coronavirus Response

Trump Compels GM to Build More Ventilators for Coronavirus Response. by Fred Lucas · March 28, 2020 President Donald Trump is applying the Defense Production Act to require General Motors to manufacture more ventilators to respond to the coronavirus pandemic. “Ventilators are a big deal,” the president said at the Friday press briefing. “This invocation of the DPA should indicate […]

No, Cuba Is Not Exactly the Cancer Pioneer Nova Attempts to Present – Reason.com

No, Cuba Is Not Exactly the Cancer Pioneer Nova Attempts to Present – Reason.com. I feel moved to poetry by the latest episode of Nova, the PBS science documentary science series. Perhaps you remember the classic lines about the little girl with the little curl in the middle of her forehead: “When she was good/she was very, very good/But when […]

The Left is Loving This – American Thinker

The Left is Loving This – American Thinker. Consider, for a moment, what ideas Americans seem to have generally accepted in the last few weeks. First, there seems to no longer be a question as to whether or not the government has a responsibility to ensure health care for American citizens. The prospect of some hospitals, in some specific locales, […]

The United States Has The Most Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In The World | HuffPost

The United States Has The Most Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In The World | HuffPost. The United States hit a grim milestone on Thursday, becoming the country with the highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide. The U.S. had more than 82,000 reported cases across all 50 states and U.S. territories, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. It has […]

The Surprising Pro-Trumpers Who Took the Coronavirus Crisis Seriously – Mother Jones

The Surprising Pro-Trumpers Who Took the Coronavirus Crisis Seriously – Mother Jones. On February 25, the pro-Trump internet provocateur Mike Cernovich wrote a blog post entitled, “Coronavirus is Trump’s Katrina,” highlighting some of Trump’s overly rosy tweets about his administration’s response to the epidemic. Top on his list was the February 24 tweet where Trump said, “The Coronavirus is very […]

Scientist behind U.S., U.K. lockdowns drastically lowers death estimate – WND

Scientist behind U.S., U.K. lockdowns drastically lowers death estimate – WND. The lead author of a dire coronavirus study cited by the White House, Downing Street and other governments in their decisions to urge or impose unprecendented lockdowns and “social distancing” has drastically revised the estimated death toll of the pandemic in the U.K. Advertisement – story continues below The […]

Biden Wants a Government Takeover of the Financial Industry

Biden Wants a Government Takeover of the Financial Industry. by Tyler O’Neil · March 26, 2020 On Thursday, Democratic frontrunner and former Vice President Joe Biden released his most recent plan to deal with the coronavirus crisis, but his most eye-popping proposal came in a follow-up tweet. The plan boils down to claims that he would do what Trump is […]

Meet The Lada-Class: Russia’s Most Dangerously Quiet Submarine Ever | The National Interest

Meet The Lada-Class: Russia's Most Dangerously Quiet Submarine Ever | The National Interest. by Caleb Larson · March 27, 2020 The venerable Rubin Design Bureau is the largest of Russia’s submarine design firms. It’s the oldest too—nearly 120 years old and counting. Design teams there have designed the vast majority of the nuclear submarines deployed by the Soviet Union—and is […]

Dr. Ben Carson: If the Economy Shatters, ‘A Lot of People Will Die From That’ | CNSNews

Dr. Ben Carson: If the Economy Shatters, 'A Lot of People Will Die From That' | CNSNews. Housing and Urban Development Director Dr. Ben Carson told Fox News Wednesday night that President Donald Trump is right to focus on Americans’ health as well as their economic future. Both have life-or-death consequences, he said. The pandemic “is transient,” Carson noted: This […]

China’s Outrageous Coronavirus Blame Game

China’s Outrageous Coronavirus Blame Game. by Helle Dale · March 27, 2020 China is ramping up aggressive propaganda efforts to pin the blame for the coronavirus pandemic on the United States. Less than three months ago, however, when the first cases of COVID-19 showed up, the Chinese government began censoring social media that employed keywords such as “unknown Wuhan pneumonia.” […]

Is Preventing COVID-19 Deaths Worth a Severe Recession? The Answer Depends on Controversial Assumptions About the Epidemic’s Lethality. – Reason.com

Is Preventing COVID-19 Deaths Worth a Severe Recession? The Answer Depends on Controversial Assumptions About the Epidemic’s Lethality. – Reason.com. In a paper published on Monday, three economists address the tradeoff between COVID-19 containment and economic activity in the United States. They estimate that “the optimal containment policy increases the severity of the recession but saves roughly half a million […]

Experts, Not Easter, Should Dictate COVID-19 Protocol Biden Says | Talking Points Memo

Experts, Not Easter, Should Dictate COVID-19 Protocol Biden Says | Talking Points Memo. The line from the Democratic presidential contender came as he’s struggled to make his presence felt on the COVID-19 crisis. President Donald Trump and several Democrats, including New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Biden’s opponent Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), have made themselves regularly available on live-streams and […]

White House considers making China pay for coronavirus – WND

White House considers making China pay for coronavirus – WND. White House officials considering plans to make China pay for the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic that has infected thousands and killed hundreds in America. The Daily Caller reported officials at the White House said on condition of anonymity that senior officials have been briefed on the idea of holding […]

The Top 10 Lies About President Trump’s Response to the Coronavirus

The Top 10 Lies About President Trump’s Response to the Coronavirus. by Matt Margolis · March 22, 2020 It’s troubling to see how quickly disinformation about the government’s response to the coronavirus has spread. Democrats and the mainstream media have willingly spread false information in the hopes of damaging Trump politically before the election in November. Many of these lies […]

CNN’s Jake Tapper Reminds Biden to ‘Cough Into Your Elbow’ | CNSNews

CNN's Jake Tapper Reminds Biden to 'Cough Into Your Elbow' | CNSNews. (CNSNews.com) – Former Vice President Joe Biden, 77 years old and now aiming to become president, has set up a home studio to speak to reporters in these coronavirus times. Biden spoke to a number of liberal outlets on Tuesday, including CNN, where host Jake Tapper had to […]

The Wisdom of Trump’s 15 Days to Slow Spread of COVID-19

The Wisdom of Trump's 15 Days to Slow Spread of COVID-19. On March 16, President Donald Trump announced a new initiative, “15 Days to Slow the Spread” to halt or hinder the rapid spread of COVID-19. Earlier this week, he tweeted the following: “WE CANNOT LET THE CURE BE WORSE THAN THE PROBLEM ITSELF. AT THE END OF THE 15 […]

Is Preventing COVID-19 Deaths Worth a Severe Recession? The Answer Depends on Controversial Assumptions About the Epidemic’s Lethality. – Reason.com

Is Preventing COVID-19 Deaths Worth a Severe Recession? The Answer Depends on Controversial Assumptions About the Epidemic’s Lethality. – Reason.com. A cost-benefit analysis of COVID-19 lockdowns highlights crucial gaps in the data. | 3.25.2020 6:00 PM Media Contact & Reprint Requests (Monika Graff/Polaris/Newscom) In a paper published on Monday, three economists address the tradeoff between COVID-19 containment and economic activity […]

Chinese Propaganda Video Cites CNN, Democratic Politicians to Push Regime Narrative – Washington Free Beacon

Chinese Propaganda Video Cites CNN, Democratic Politicians to Push Regime Narrative – Washington Free Beacon. by Collin Anderson · March 24, 2020 China’s state-run propaganda outlets are using coronavirus coverage by U.S. media and Democratic politicians to push the regime narrative that the Chinese government bears no responsibility for the ongoing pandemic and that sourcing the origin of the virus […]

Biden Fails to Lead on Virus Fight

Biden Fails to Lead on Virus Fight. by Byron York Give Joe Biden some credit. On Jan. 27, he published an op-ed in USA Today recognizing that the coronavirus outbreak could become a big problem. But he devoted nearly the entire piece to bashing President Trump — who was then fighting off impeachment from Biden’s old Democratic colleagues on Capitol […]

White House, Senate reach late-night deal on massive $2T coronavirus stimulus package | Fox News

White House, Senate reach late-night deal on massive $2T coronavirus stimulus package | Fox News. Just hours after President Trump’s top economic adviser said Congress was close to agreeing on an unprecedented $6 trillion stimulus plan, tensions abruptly ratcheted back up again on Capitol Hill Tuesday night — with Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham taking to the Senate floor and calling […]

Who is Our John Galt? – American Thinker

Who is Our John Galt? – American Thinker. Who is John Galt? In 1957 Ayn Rand published her final novel, Atlas Shrugged. This magnum opus describing her philosophy of “objectivism” sought to call attention to the danger of socialism and communism and demonstrate the virtues of freedom and capitalism. Rand came to America from Russia following the 1917 communist revolution […]

Nancy Pelosi’s Very Bad Decision To Hold The Country Hostage

Nancy Pelosi's Very Bad Decision To Hold The Country Hostage. by Christopher Bedford · March 24, 2020 The weekend began with a bipartisan plan. People were hopeful. Outside of Washington, business owners told The Federalist they finally saw light in all the darkness. They thought they’d be able to hire their employees back again. These are employees who have families, […]

Liberty University Letting Students Back Into Dorms

Liberty University Letting Students Back Into Dorms. by Kate Riga · March 24, 2020 Local officials in Lynchburg, Virginia are condemning Liberty University President Jerry Falwell’s decision to let students back into the dorms after spring break as a “reckless” broken promise. Falwell’s choice stands in contrast to colleges across the country that have sent students home, switched to virtual […]

Republicans Excoriate Democrats Coronavirus Christmas Wish List

Republicans Excoriate Democrats Coronavirus Christmas Wish List. by Tyler O’Neil · March 24, 2020 Senate Democrats blocked a bipartisan bill to inject much-needed funding into the U.S. economy on Sunday and Monday while House Democrats compiled wish-list legislation to take advantage of the coronavirus crisis. Their bill includes a $15/hour minimum wage, emissions standards for air carriers, funding for the […]

Trump Signs Defense Production Act to Ban Hoarding Medical Equipment | CNSNews

Trump Signs Defense Production Act to Ban Hoarding Medical Equipment | CNSNews. The Trump administration is cracking down on the hoarding of medical equipment in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. “Earlier today, I signed an executive order invoking presidential authority under Section 4512 of the Defense Production Act to prohibit the hoarding of vital medical equipment and supplies such […]

The Truth About the Charge That Trump ‘Eliminated’ White House Pandemic Office Before Coronavirus Did Trump ‘Eliminate’ a Pandemic Office? Here Are the Facts

The Truth About the Charge That Trump ‘Eliminated’ White House Pandemic Office Before Coronavirus Did Trump ‘Eliminate’ a Pandemic Office? Here Are the Facts. by Fred Lucas · March 25, 2020 A chief line of attack during the coronavirus crisis from former Obama administration officials and leading Democrats is that President Donald Trump shut down a White House office on […]

Don’t Let Temporary COVID-19 Restrictions Become Permanent – Reason.com

Don’t Let Temporary COVID-19 Restrictions Become Permanent – Reason.com. State and local officials are now taking sweeping emergency actions to combat the spread of COVID-19, including shelter-in-place orders, bans on large gatherings, and widespread business closures. Such measures are occurring as part of the traditional police powers of the states to regulate on behalf of public health, safety, and welfare. […]

China’s Coronavirus Coverup — Devastating Lies | National Review

China's Coronavirus Coverup — Devastating Lies | National Review. by Jim Geraghty · March 23, 2020 Paramilitary officers wearing face masks to contain the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus walk along a street in Beijing, China, March 18, 2020. (Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters) On today’s menu: a day-by-day, month-by-month breakdown of China’s coronavirus coverup and the irreparable damage it has caused around […]

Coronavirus Negotiations Stall Out Amid Democrats’ Push for Long-Favored Policies

Coronavirus Negotiations Stall Out Amid Democrats' Push for Long-Favored Policies. by Charles Fain Lehman · March 23, 2020 As Washington races to avert a coronavirus-driven economic depression, congressional Democrats are treating the crisis as an opportunity to make long-standing policy goals a reality. But with the party’s presumptive presidential nominee out of view—former vice president Joe Biden’s campaign has moved […]

Congressional Democrats are tanking Biden’s 2020 odds

Congressional Democrats are tanking Biden's 2020 odds. by Tiana Lowe · March 23, 2020 As every 77 year old in the country should be doing, Joe Biden is staying home. Since he all but clinched the Democratic presidential nomination, the country’s economy has crumbled thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, effectively shuttering political campaigning alongside every other industry in the country. […]

$5 Trillion Down the Drain

$5 Trillion Down the Drain. by Stephen Moore In the face of the coronavirus pandemic, everyone should read Robert Higgs’ economic classic “Crisis and Leviathan.” The critical warning of this masterpiece is that government always uses a crisis — from the Civil War to the Great Depression to World War II — to expand power, not only during the emergency […]

Rahm Emanuel on coronavirus response: ‘Never allow a crisis to go to waste’ | Fox News

Rahm Emanuel on coronavirus response: ‘Never allow a crisis to go to waste’ | Fox News. Amid negotiations over how lawmakers should respond to the coronavirus pandemic, Rahm Emanuel has reprised his famous rallying cry from his 2008 financial crash: Never let a crisis go to waste. Speaking during an interview on ABC’s “This Week” on Sunday, the former Chicago […]

The Rebirth of Our Nation and the End of Globalism – American Thinker

The Rebirth of Our Nation and the End of Globalism – American Thinker. For the last few decades, we have watched the left’s advancement of globalism, multiculturalism, and a world with no borders, to the detriment of our nation-state. Nationalism was viewed with disdain by the media elite and their counterparts in academia as an outdated paradigm to be relegated […]

Insider Trading Scandal Is Just Latest Reason Burr Should Be Removed

Insider Trading Scandal Is Just Latest Reason Burr Should Be Removed. by Mollie Hemingway · March 20, 2020 Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr is being criticized by liberals and conservatives due to the news he sold up to $1.6 million in stock after receiving private briefings about the coronavirus but before the stock market began its sharp decline. Rep. […]

Trump administration slashes Afghan aid after Pompeo visit | TheHill

Trump administration slashes Afghan aid after Pompeo visit | TheHill. by Rebecca Kheel · March 23, 2020 The Trump administration is cutting $1 billion in assistance to Afghanistan after its rival leaders failed to resolve their dispute following Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit there Monday. “The United States deeply regrets that Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and former Chief Executive […]

Senate appropriators might switch to virtual hearings – Roll Call

Senate appropriators might switch to virtual hearings – Roll Call. The Senate Appropriations Committee could soon jump on the telework bandwagon. Chairman Richard C. Shelby said Monday that the panel’s dozen subcommittees might hold virtual hearings with Cabinet secretaries and agency heads should that chamber enter an extended recess after passing a massive stimulus package to address the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

America Is Too Dependent On China For Coronavirus Medical Supplies | The National Interest

America Is Too Dependent On China For Coronavirus Medical Supplies | The National Interest. by Rachel del Guidice · March 24, 2020 The coronavirus, which originated in Wuhan, China, and turned into a pandemic across the globe, should spur America to examine its options as it relates to China’s outsize role in the medical supply chain, some experts say. Amy […]

Trump: ‘We Cannot Let the Cure Be Worse Than the Problem Itself’ | CNSNews

Trump: 'We Cannot Let the Cure Be Worse Than the Problem Itself' | CNSNews. President Donald Trump, tweeting late Sunday night in all-caps, addressed a concern of many Americans — how long will our enforced isolation last? “WE CANNOT LET THE CURE BE WORSE THAN THE PROBLEM ITSELF. AT THE END OF THE 15 DAY PERIOD, WE WILL MAKE A […]

13 Key Things to Know About the CARES Act

13 Key Things to Know About the CARES Act. by Rachel Greszler · March 24, 2020 Congress’s response to the economic consequences of the coronavirus should be targeted, temporary, and directed at public health efforts while limiting politically motivated bailouts and abuse. Unfortunately, the Senate’s version of the CARES Act, which continues to be held up amid political fights, misses […]

Coronavirus Crisis: 10 U.S. States with 500+ Cases | National Review

Coronavirus Crisis: 10 U.S. States with 500+ Cases | National Review. by Daniel Tenreiro · March 22, 2020 People wait to enter a tent erected to test for coronavirus at the Brooklyn Hospital Center in Brooklyn, New York, March 19, 2020. (Andrew Kelly/Reuters) Last updated March 21, 9am EST Ten American states now have more than 500 confirmed cases of […]

Soros’ Anti-Israel Funding – American Thinker

Soros’ Anti-Israel Funding – American Thinker. George Soros seems to have developed a special dislike of the State of Israel. He has rewritten Middle Eastern history to better jibe with his idea of the “poignant and difficult case” of “victims turning perpetrators.” Soros, much like the virulent anti-Semitic graphic daily propaganda in Arab, Palestinian, and Iranian newspapers, has been comparing […]

Senate Democrats block mammoth coronavirus stimulus package | TheHill

Senate Democrats block mammoth coronavirus stimulus package | TheHill. by Jordain Carney · March 22, 2020 Senate Democrats on Sunday blocked a coronavirus stimulus package from moving forward as talks on several key provisions remain stalled. Senators voted 47-47 on advancing a “shell” bill, a placeholder that the text of the stimulus legislation would have been swapped into, falling short […]

No, Mr. President: China’s Xi is not our friend! – WND

No, Mr. President: China's Xi is not our friend! – WND. by Larry Klayman · March 20, 2020 As much as I love President Trump, it is not enough to label the COVID-19 virus a “Chinese virus.” First, it’s important to point out that the coronavirus is not the fault of the Chinese people, but instead the evil designs of […]

https://pjmedia.com/trending/dr-fauci-trumps-travel-bans-may-prevent-u-s-from-becoming-another-italy/

https://pjmedia.com/trending/dr-fauci-trumps-travel-bans-may-prevent-u-s-from-becoming-another-italy/. by Charlie Martin · March 22, 2020 Stripped of the panic, SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 — the new betacoronavirus that originated in China, and the disease the virus caused — are really fascinating, an exciting and important scientific detective story that someone, someday, will get to tell without ritualized stomping by various political factions. Probably not today, but someday. Just […]

Donald Trump Can’t Cooperate with China on Coronavirus | The National Interest

Donald Trump Can't Cooperate with China on Coronavirus | The National Interest. by Gordon G. Chang · March 22, 2020 “Emptying out of embassy and consulates has reduced opportunities to collaborate on coronavirus fight and maintain communication channels,” wrote the Wall Street Journal on Saturday, referring to one of the largest evacuations of American diplomatic personnel in peacetime. Washington closed […]

Sen. Graham to CNN: ‘It Is’ a Chinese Virus, ‘It Came From China’ | CNSNews

Sen. Graham to CNN: 'It Is' a Chinese Virus, 'It Came From China' | CNSNews. On Wednesday, CNN’s chief congressional correspondent Manu Raju asked Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) if it was okay for President Trump to refer to the coronavirus as a “Chinese virus,” to which Graham said yes because “it came from China.” Graham added that the Chinese government, […]

China’s Agenda and Its Ineffective Anti-American Coronavirus Propaganda

China's Agenda and Its Ineffective Anti-American Coronavirus Propaganda. by James Carafano · March 22, 2020 For quite some time, China has been trying to undercut the foundation of American global power. Unlike Moscow’s often coarse, brutish efforts, Beijing has been stealthier than an F-35, using public diplomacy initiatives to subtly buy its way into schools, civil society, and the private […]

Justice Department Reportedly Asks Congress for Indefinite Detention Powers To Fight Coronavirus – Reason.com

Justice Department Reportedly Asks Congress for Indefinite Detention Powers To Fight Coronavirus – Reason.com. Congress should loudly and unanimously reject this insanity. | 3.21.2020 4:03 PM Media Contact & Reprint Requests (Michael Brochstein/Polaris/Newscom) The Justice Department is using the COVID-19 outbreak to press for sweeping new powers that include being able to detain Americans indefinitely without a trial, Politico reports. […]

Coronavirus Tests America’s Social Capacity

Coronavirus Tests America's Social Capacity. by Matthew Continetti · March 20, 2020 A few months after September 11, 2001, David Brooks went back and looked at coverage of Pearl Harbor for an article in the Weekly Standard (“After Pearl Harbor,” December 10, 2001). What he saw intrigued him. A sense of unity and patriotism followed both surprise attacks. But media […]

Coronavirus shutdowns place financial strain on churches

Coronavirus shutdowns place financial strain on churches. by Nicholas Rowan · March 22, 2020 Churches are bracing for a financial hit, as coronavirus shutdowns disrupt their operations. As nonprofit organizations, many churches rely on the donations of their members (often collected during services) to finance their existence. In the Catholic Church, this is generally a time of the year when […]

Trump renews calls for agencies to ‘move fast’ on potential coronavirus treatments | Fox News

Trump renews calls for agencies to ‘move fast’ on potential coronavirus treatments | Fox News. by Adam Shaw | Fox News Video What is hydroxychloroquine? Trump announces FDA making anti-marlaria drug available to test coronavirus treatment Dr. Tom Frieden, former director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, weighs in on the coronavirus response. President Trump on Saturday […]

Are Muslims Immune to Coronavirus? – American Thinker

Are Muslims Immune to Coronavirus? – American Thinker. The Islamic world is not suffering from COVID-19 the way non-Muslim nations are, because Islam naturally makes Muslims “cleaner” than infidels. Such is the contention Muslims around the world are triumphantly making. Thus, the recent article, “Coronavirus – an Islamic Perspective,” opens up as follows: Allāh has blessed us with a religion […]

Insider Trading Scandal Is Just Latest Reason Burr Should Be Removed

Insider Trading Scandal Is Just Latest Reason Burr Should Be Removed. by Mollie Hemingway · March 20, 2020 Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr is being criticized by liberals and conservatives due to the news he sold up to $1.6 million in stock after receiving private briefings about the coronavirus but before the stock market began its sharp decline. Rep. […]

No, Mr. President: China’s Xi is not our friend! – WND

No, Mr. President: China's Xi is not our friend! – WND. by Larry Klayman · March 20, 2020 As much as I love President Trump, it is not enough to label the COVID-19 virus a “Chinese virus.” First, it’s important to point out that the coronavirus is not the fault of the Chinese people, but instead the evil designs of […]

Trump’s Growing Collection of National Security Council Advisors | The National Interest

Trump’s Growing Collection of National Security Council Advisors | The National Interest. by James Jay Carafano · March 21, 2020 Right now, the response to the coronavirus is the top priority at the White House. Will that slow down decisionmaking on other national security issues? Not likely. The disease outbreak is just the latest in a long series of disruptions […]

Justice Department Reportedly Asks Congress for Indefinite Detention Powers To Fight Coronavirus – Reason.com

Justice Department Reportedly Asks Congress for Indefinite Detention Powers To Fight Coronavirus – Reason.com. The Justice Department is using the COVID-19 outbreak to press for sweeping new powers that include being able to detain Americans indefinitely without a trial, Politico reports. The department is asking Congress to allow the U.S. attorney general to ask courts to suspend court proceedings. These […]

Coronavirus & Business Economy: Deregulate to Help the Private Sector Respond | National Review

Coronavirus & Business Economy: Deregulate to Help the Private Sector Respond | National Review. by Jon Hartley · March 20, 2020 The U.S. Capitol dome and U.S. Senate in Washington, D.C. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) Regulations stand in the way of a quick private-sector response to the coronavirus. Amid the humanitarian and economic crisis brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, an intelligent […]

Gun-Rights Group Files Suit Challenging Coronavirus Shutdown

Gun-Rights Group Files Suit Challenging Coronavirus Shutdown. by Stephen Gutowski · March 20, 2020 A top gun-rights group is challenging the state-ordered shutdown of “non-essential” businesses because of the coronavirus outbreak, and leading Second Amendment advocates say more could be in store. Brandon Combs, president of the Firearms Policy Coalition, said his group filed a case on Friday asking the […]

Democrats are Right to Back Trump’s Coronavirus Response

Democrats are Right to Back Trump's Coronavirus Response. by Andy Surabian Elected Democrats in charge of cities and states afflicted by the virus — the very officials leading response efforts at the ground level — are praising President Trump’s handling of the crisis. “His team is on it,” New York Governor Andrew Cuomo declared during a recent press briefing. “They […]

Mike Bloomberg spent nearly $1B of his own money on failed presidential bid | Fox News

Mike Bloomberg spent nearly $1B of his own money on failed presidential bid | Fox News. Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg spent nearly $1 billion of his personal fortune on his 2020 presidential campaign, which lasted less than five months and ended without him winning any major primary contests in the Democratic primary season. A Federal Election Commission […]

Justin Trudeau’s Canada Is Obama’s Dream for America – American Thinker

Justin Trudeau’s Canada Is Obama’s Dream for America – American Thinker. To adapt a phrase from Matt Margolis, Justin Trudeau is the worst Prime Minister in Canadian history. Like his American counterpart Barack Obama, he is both a know-nothing and a do-nothing leader, and an unmitigated disaster to the well-being of his country. For example, Trudeau’s unconscionably late and incomplete […]

Media Embarrassing Themselves Over Trump’s Use Of ‘Chinese Virus’

Media Embarrassing Themselves Over Trump's Use Of 'Chinese Virus'. by John Daniel Davidson · March 19, 2020 Yesterday, amid the ongoing economic and social disruptions caused by the coronavirus, rising numbers of infections and deaths globally, and widespread closures of schools and other extreme measures imposed across the country, the mainstream media decided we should have a national debate about […]

Trump-NBC battle highlights shortcomings of White House coronavirus briefings | TheHill

Trump-NBC battle highlights shortcomings of White House coronavirus briefings | TheHill. by Morgan Chalfant · March 20, 2020 The White House briefing on the coronavirus pandemic devolved into a nasty fight on Friday between President Trump and an NBC reporter, underscoring the shortcomings of the press event. The president has re-established himself as the face of his administration’s response to […]

Deal close, negotiators to reconvene Saturday on stimulus

Deal close, negotiators to reconvene Saturday on stimulus. Top Senate and White House negotiators broke up marathon talks on a mega-economic stimulus package late Friday night with a mandate to take some proposals back to their colleagues for further discussion, and will meet again at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. “I think we made good progress. But both sides now have issues […]

Coronavirus Will Change the World Permanently. Here’s How. – POLITICO

Coronavirus Will Change the World Permanently. Here’s How. – POLITICO. A crisis on this scale can reorder society in dramatic ways, for better or worse. Here are 34 big thinkers’ predictions for what’s to come. illustraton by DAQ By POLITICO MAGAZINE 03/19/2020 07:30 PM EDT For many Americans right now, the scale of the coronavirus crisis calls to mind 9/11 […]

Bloomberg’s last FEC filing shows he spent nearly $1 billion on his failed presidential run

Bloomberg's last FEC filing shows he spent nearly $1 billion on his failed presidential run. Michael Bloomberg couldn’t buy himself the presidency, but he sure as heck tried. According to a Federal Election Commission filing made public Friday, the former New York City mayor transferred $936,225,041 of his own money to his campaign account throughout his presidential run. His campaign […]

Still more emails found from Hillary Clinton’s secret system – WND

Still more emails found from Hillary Clinton's secret system – WND. Still more emails have been discovered from the unsecure, private email system Hillary Clinton used for government business as secretary of state for Barack Obama, according to government watchdog Judicial Watch. Advertisement – story continues below The organization said Friday 80 pages of newly acquired documents include an email […]

The Real Question Coronavirus Hell Should Have Us All Asking | The National Interest

The Real Question Coronavirus Hell Should Have Us All Asking | The National Interest. by Daniel R. DePetris · March 18, 2020 With cases now above 7,000 restaurants, bars, and entertainment establishments in America’s biggest cities closing for the foreseeable future, and the Trump administration eyeing a financial relief plan that could send $2,000 checks in the mail to most […]

Coronavirus Is the Chinese Government’s Curse Upon the World

Coronavirus Is the Chinese Government's Curse Upon the World. by David Harsanyi · March 20, 2020 The World Health Organization and other sensitive souls have instructed us to stop referring to the new strain of the coronavirus as the “Wuhan” or “Chinese” flu because of the racist connotations. I’m disinclined to curb my speech to placate Chinese propagandists, and it […]

These Churches Refuse To Close Over COVID-19. Does the Constitution Protect Their Right To Remain Open? – Reason.com

These Churches Refuse To Close Over COVID-19. Does the Constitution Protect Their Right To Remain Open? – Reason.com. State governments have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by ordering residents to avoid gathering together in large groups, including gatherings held for the purpose of religious worship. Some churches are reportedly refusing to comply with such edicts and holding in-person religious services […]

Justin Trudeau’s Canada Is Obama’s Dream for America – American Thinker

Justin Trudeau’s Canada Is Obama’s Dream for America – American Thinker. To adapt a phrase from Matt Margolis, Justin Trudeau is the worst Prime Minister in Canadian history. Like his American counterpart Barack Obama, he is both a know-nothing and a do-nothing leader, and an unmitigated disaster to the well-being of his country. For example, Trudeau’s unconscionably late and incomplete […]

Will The Costs Of A Great Depression Outweigh Risks Of Coronavirus?

Will The Costs Of A Great Depression Outweigh Risks Of Coronavirus?. by Joy Pullmann · March 19, 2020 Federal and state governments are making a massive gamble about a little-understood new virus. They may not only be betting our entire economy, but our nation’s future. Thus it’s imperative that they not make foolish choices. We shouldn’t allow policy under a […]

State Dept. urges US citizens to avoid all international travel

by Morgan Chalfant · March 19, 2020 The State Department on Thursday issued a level four travel advisory applying to all countries, instructing Americans not to travel internationally and urging U.S. citizens abroad to return home amid the coronavirus pandemic. The move represents the most drastic warning the department has issued to Americans traveling abroad as the world grapples with […]

DOE moves to fill reserves as oil prices plummet – Roll Call

DOE moves to fill reserves as oil prices plummet – Roll Call. The Energy Department has started soliciting crude oil from small and midsize producers to fill the Strategic Petroleum Reserve and soften the blow of lower demand due to the COVID-19 pandemic and disruptions created by Saudi Arabia and Russia. The government plans to initially buy 30 million barrels […]

Joe Biden’s Memory Isn’t the Only Problem, His Lies Are Worse

Joe Biden's Memory Isn't the Only Problem, His Lies Are Worse. by Larry Elder · March 19, 2020 The fact that former Vice President Joe Biden, now on his third try for the presidency, remains the last “moderate” standing says more about his now-vanquished rivals than about Biden. The same media that post running tabs on President Donald Trump’s “lies” […]

Does the U.S. Intelligence Community Fear Donald Trump? | The National Interest

Does the U.S. Intelligence Community Fear Donald Trump? | The National Interest. This set of problems in intelligence-policy relations has taken a distinct turn for the worse in the presidency of Donald Trump for several reasons. One reason is that Trump’s presidency, far more than any previous U.S. presidency within memory, is built on lies. by Paul R. Pillar The […]

Trump: Malaria Drug May Be Effective in Treating Coronavirus | CNSNews

Trump: Malaria Drug May Be Effective in Treating Coronavirus | CNSNews. (CNSNews.com) – President Donald Trump announced “exciting progress” Thursday in finding therapy drugs to fight the coronavirus. Not only has a drug that’s used to fight malaria and treat arthritis shown promise in fighting COVID-19, but the administration is looking at drugs used overseas to treat the virus. “Today […]

Coronavirus Exposes How West Coast Progressives Failed the Homeless

Coronavirus Exposes How West Coast Progressives Failed the Homeless. by Christopher Rufo · March 19, 2020 The coronavirus has changed almost every facet of American life. It has disrupted work routines, sent children home from school, and stress-tested the global supply chain. Medical researchers have warned for weeks that the new coronavirus, which causes the disease COVID-19, is particularly dangerous […]

Coronavirus Outbreak Is China’s Responsibility | National Review

Coronavirus Outbreak Is China's Responsibility | National Review. We have a remarkable ability to elevate the petty over the substantive. President Trump has been thoroughly scolded for calling the virus from China the “Chinese virus” — don’t let’s be beastly to the ChiComs — but the culpability of the Chinese government in the disaster that is playing out around the […]

Hunter Biden Founded a Now-Defunct Record Production Company in 2018

Hunter Biden Founded a Now-Defunct Record Production Company in 2018. by Alana Goodman · March 18, 2020 Hunter Biden, the son of former vice president Joe Biden, cofounded a record production company in 2018 that recently defaulted on its mortgage payments and went into foreclosure on its studio, state records show. The company, Biden Enterprise LLC, which claims to work […]

Coronavirus kills Playboy’s print magazine

Coronavirus kills Playboy's print magazine. by Tim Pearce · March 19, 2020 The pornographic lifestyle magazine Playboy is ending the printed version of its magazine after the coronavirus damaged the publication’s content production and supply chain. Playboy Enterprises CEO Ben Kohn announced the move in a Medium post on Wednesday. Kohn said that, while the magazine’s management was considering killing […]

Biden’s Memory Isn’t the Only Problem; It’s His Lies

Biden's Memory Isn't the Only Problem; It's His Lies. by Larry Elder The fact that former Vice President Joe Biden, now on his third try for the presidency, remains the last “moderate” standing says more about his now-vanquished rivals than about Biden. The same media that post running tabs on President Donald Trump’s “lies” ignore, downplay or otherwise dismiss Biden’s […]

The Mysterious Rise, Fall and Rise of Joe Biden

The Mysterious Rise, Fall and Rise of Joe Biden. by Victor Davis Hanson For most of early 2019, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden — the declared custodian of liberalism who would continue the Obama glory years — seemed unstoppable. He led all other rivals for months. Biden seemed above the fray. Many Democrats saw the pre-debate and pre-election race for […]

Despicable: Joe Biden is trying to lie his way into the White House – American Thinker

Despicable: Joe Biden is trying to lie his way into the White House – American Thinker. Joe Biden’s gaffes, plagiarism, fantasies, brain farts, inchoate gibberings, and meltdowns about himself are well known, but there’s also his propensity to lie about others — calmly, matter-of-factly, and quite outrageously. He’s using that creepy ability to lie repeatedly on the campaign trail, spreading […]

The Latest On COVID-19 Suggests Most Of Us Will Be Fine

The Latest On COVID-19 Suggests Most Of Us Will Be Fine. by Chuck DeVore · March 18, 2020 The latest information on Coronavirus COVID-19, also known as the Wuhan Flu, from Johns Hopkins University shows widely varying numbers of confirmed cases and apparent mortality rates by nation. The People’s Republic of China, the virus’ epicenter, was reporting 81,058 cases as […]

Officials preparing public for long-term disruption | TheHill

Officials preparing public for long-term disruption | TheHill. by Reid Wilson · March 18, 2020 Political leaders around the country are beginning to warn their constituents that the major disruptions to their everyday lives caused by the spreading coronavirus will last far beyond the temporary shutdowns that are so far in place. The states and cities that have ordered schools […]

Homepage – Roll Call

Homepage – Roll Call. As the national shortage of face masks becomes severe, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says nurses can use bandanas and scarves as makeshift masks when caring for COVID-19 patients — although it’s unclear whether they would protect medical workers. The CDC says that option should be used “as a last resort” and only when […]

Another Biden lie: A ‘drunk’ killed my wife and daughter – WND

Another Biden lie: A 'drunk' killed my wife and daughter – WND. by Larry Elder · March 18, 2020 The fact that former Vice President Joe Biden, now on his third try for the presidency, remains the last “moderate” standing says more about his now-vanquished rivals than about Biden. The same media that post running tabs on President Donald Trump’s […]

Sanders: ‘Government Must Tell Every Small and Mid-Sized Business Owner We’ll Cover 100% of Their Payroll’ | CNSNews

Sanders: ‘Government Must Tell Every Small and Mid-Sized Business Owner We’ll Cover 100% of Their Payroll’ | CNSNews. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont–who lost the Democratic presidential primaries in Florida, Illinois and Arizona on Tuesday–said on Wednesday that because of the coronavirus the government should tell small and mid-sized business owners that the government will pay all of the salary […]

The Media’s Appalling Fixation on Trump’s Use of ‘Chinese Virus’

The Media’s Appalling Fixation on Trump’s Use of ‘Chinese Virus’. by Jarrett Stepman · March 18, 2020 America is in a state of lockdown, the stock market is plummeting, and countless people around the world could get sick and die as the result of a deadly pandemic, but still many in the American press will use their time to give […]

$1 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Unveiled: Corporate Bailouts and Loans, Checks for All – Reason.com

$1 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Unveiled: Corporate Bailouts and Loans, Checks for All – Reason.com. The Treasury Department on Wednesday released an outline for a third coronavirus stimulus bill, which includes bailouts and loans for the airline industry, small businesses, and other “critical sectors” of the U.S. economy; a temporary suspension on the limitations placed on the Exchange Stabilization Fund; and […]

Sanders Claims Medicare for All Would Fix Coronavirus. It Might Make Things Worse

Sanders Claims Medicare for All Would Fix Coronavirus. It Might Make Things Worse. by Charles Fain Lehman · March 16, 2020 Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) once again argued during Sunday night’s presidential primary debate that America is less equipped to handle the coronavirus pandemic because it does not have a single-payer health care system. “Let’s be honest and understand […]

The COVID-19 pandemic shows our elite pundit class is completely worthless

The COVID-19 pandemic shows our elite pundit class is completely worthless. by Becket Adams · March 17, 2020 The coronavirus outbreak has laid bare not only the deficiencies of the federal government, but it has destroyed also whatever remained of the facade of expertise and credibility that the pundit class had built for itself. From the opinion sections of the […]

Joe Biden: A ‘Centrist’ Moves Further Left

Joe Biden: A 'Centrist' Moves Further Left. by Byron York It’s an indisputable fact that the Democratic Party has moved left in recent years. Now, the party is about to choose a standard bearer in the person of former Vice President Joe Biden, and what has become clear is that Biden has not only shifted left with his party over […]

Joe Biden: A ‘Centrist’ Moves Further Left

Joe Biden: A 'Centrist' Moves Further Left. by Byron York It’s an indisputable fact that the Democratic Party has moved left in recent years. Now, the party is about to choose a standard bearer in the person of former Vice President Joe Biden, and what has become clear is that Biden has not only shifted left with his party over […]

Did China Panic the World and Steal Our Wealth with a Common Cold? – American Thinker

Did China Panic the World and Steal Our Wealth with a Common Cold? – American Thinker. If COVID-19 (scientifically known as SARS-CoV-2) had started in Singapore or Taiwan, it would have traveled the world, infected billions of people, killed millions, and there wouldn’t have been a single peep about it. ”But it kills people,” you cry. That is what cold […]

8 Crazy Things Bernie Has Said To Propagandize Socialism

8 Crazy Things Bernie Has Said To Propagandize Socialism. by Katya Sedgwick · March 17, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders likes to say his political ideology never changed. In his case, consistency is not a positive. Over the course of decades in public life, Sanders has made multiple statements praising and apologizing for socialism all over the world. Here […]

The Biggest Story From Tonight’s Elections Is That They Happened At All – Mother Jones

The Biggest Story From Tonight’s Elections Is That They Happened At All – Mother Jones. “I Voted” stickers at Trinity Lutheran Church in Evanston, Ill. Nam Y. Huh/AP Joe Biden won Tuesday’s Democratic primaries in Florida, Illinois, and Arizona. Of course he did—that was never really in question. The former vice president is the overwhelming favorite in the Democratic presidential […]

Biden Spreads Misinformation About Trump and WHO Amid Coronavirus

Biden Spreads Misinformation About Trump and WHO Amid Coronavirus. by Tyler O’Neil · March 17, 2020 During the Democratic debate on Sunday, Democratic frontrunner and former Vice President Joe Biden accused President Donald Trump of refusing coronavirus test kits from the World Health Organization (WHO). This accusation was flat-out false, but it was not the first time Biden has lied […]

Aliens Arrested by ICE Last Year Had Been Convicted of 1,549 Homicides | CNSNews

Aliens Arrested by ICE Last Year Had Been Convicted of 1,549 Homicides | CNSNews. Protestors stand a women’s march against the Trump administration’s immigration polices on June 28, 2018 in Los Angeles, Calif. Protestors called for an end to President Trump’s family separation policy along the U.S.-Mexico border. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (CNSNews.com) – The removable aliens that Immigration […]

‘Going Big’: White House Says Relief Checks on Way to Americans

‘Going Big’: White House Says Relief Checks on Way to Americans. by Fred Lucas · March 17, 2020 To stimulate a flagging economy amid the coronavirus pandemic, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that his administration is “going big” by sending out checks directly to Americans. During the daily briefing with the White House’s coronavirus task force, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin […]

The CDC’s Shift From Vaping to COVID-19 Highlights the Crucial Differences Between Real and Metaphorical Epidemics – Reason.com

The CDC’s Shift From Vaping to COVID-19 Highlights the Crucial Differences Between Real and Metaphorical Epidemics – Reason.com. by Jacob Sullum · March 16, 2020 Public Health The agency’s scaremongering about e-cigarettes undermined its credibility on the eve of a true public health crisis. | 3.16.2020 2:40 PM Media Contact & Reprint Requests (Pixabay, Wikimedia) The U.S. Centers for Disease […]

Bernie Sanders Should End His Campaign Now | National Review

Bernie Sanders Should End His Campaign Now | National Review. Ending a presidential campaign means killing a dream. If the campaign was launched with reasonably high expectations, and especially if it met with some success, that dream was shared by the candidate, staff, and millions of supporters. For a candidate like Bernie Sanders, the runner-up in 2016 and winner of […]

Hunter Biden’s Foreign Visits Cost Taxpayers Nearly $200,000, According to Gov’t Database

Hunter Biden's Foreign Visits Cost Taxpayers Nearly $200,000, According to Gov’t Database. by Yuichiro Kakutani · March 16, 2020 Then-vice president Joe Biden spared no words when he extolled the virtues of his second son, Hunter Biden, in a 2013 address to South Korean students at the elite Yonsei University. “And as I speak, my son has just boarded—my grown […]

Trump is finally starting to get it on coronavirus

Trump is finally starting to get it on coronavirus. by Philip Klein · March 16, 2020 After a long period of flailing and offering false hope, President Trump’s Monday press conference on the coronavirus pandemic was much more reassuring. And on one important point, he finally seems to be getting it. For weeks, Trump tried to downplay the coronavirus, seemingly […]

Please, Not ‘Shovel-Ready’ Projects Again!

Please, Not 'Shovel-Ready' Projects Again!. by Stephen Moore It was just a little over 10 years ago, at the height of the 2008-2009 financial crisis, that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said one of the dumbest things in modern times. The best way to stimulate the economy, she declared, was with “unemployment insurance and food stamps.” Right. Paying people not to […]

Trump releases guidelines to slow coronavirus spread in ’15 days,’ but warns crisis could stretch to summer | Fox News

Trump releases guidelines to slow coronavirus spread in '15 days,' but warns crisis could stretch to summer | Fox News. by Andrew O’Reilly | Fox News Video Coronavirus task force holds press briefing President Trump announced on Monday a set of guidelines that he said Americans should follow to prevent the further spread of the coronavirus — despite admitting that […]

Did China Panic the World and Steal Our Wealth with a Common Cold? – American Thinker

Did China Panic the World and Steal Our Wealth with a Common Cold? – American Thinker. If COVID-19 (scientifically known as SARS-CoV-2) had started in Singapore or Taiwan, it would have traveled the world, infected billions of people, killed millions, and there wouldn’t have been a single peep about it. ”But it kills people,” you cry. That is what cold […]

12 things to know today about coronavirus | TheHill

12 things to know today about coronavirus | TheHill. by Peter Sullivan · March 16, 2020 Welcome to The Hill’s daily roundup of coronavirus news. Federal health officials today recommended that Americans avoid gatherings of more than 10 people, and President Trump said the outbreak could last into July or August. The announcement of new guidelines comes as many states […]

Senate passes 77-day FISA surveillance stopgap – Roll Call

Senate passes 77-day FISA surveillance stopgap – Roll Call. Senators passed Monday a 77-day extension of surveillance authorities that lapsed over the weekend. The passage of a bill by voice vote that would revive and extend surveillance powers — including those under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act — until the end of May gives lawmakers breathing room to debate surveillance […]

Coronavirus cure? Disease experts using HIV, malaria drugs to ‘wipe out’ COVID-19 – WND

Coronavirus cure? Disease experts using HIV, malaria drugs to 'wipe out' COVID-19 – WND. by WND Staff · March 16, 2020 (Pixabay) Infectious-disease researchers in Australia believe they have discovered two existing drugs that could “cure” COVID-19, claiming patients have responded well to treatment. Advertisement – story continues below DailyMail.com reported the researchers at the University of Queensland in Brisbane […]

Let’s Talk About Joe Biden’s Terrible, Economy-Destroying Ideas | Election 2020

Let's Talk About Joe Biden's Terrible, Economy-Destroying Ideas | Election 2020. by Bryan Preston · March 16, 2020 During Sunday night’s debate with Sen. Bernie Sanders, former Vice President Joe Biden promised to wreck the American energy industry. That would wreck the American economy. The Houston Chronicle reports: After Sanders pressed ahead on his pledge to ban hydraulic fracturing across […]

Shut It Down: Why America’s Bars and Restaurants are Shuddering Their Doors Over Coronavirus | The National Interest

Shut It Down: Why America's Bars and Restaurants are Shuddering Their Doors Over Coronavirus | The National Interest. by Hunter DeRensis · March 16, 2020 The number of positive cases of the coronavirus has grown to over thirty-seven hundred in the United States. At least seventy-one people have died from the pandemic. This has increased the quarantine measures being implemented […]