Trump jokes Biden won't be governing as president: 'He'll be in a home'

President Trump used part of his CPAC speech on Saturday to criticize former Vice President Joe Biden’s mental acuity, joking that he wouldn’t be able to handle being president if he won in November. “How could you be easier to beat than Joe? The guy can’t put two sentences together,” Trump told a crowd of […]

Polls to close in South Carolina primary as Biden seeks crucial first win

Polls will close soon in Saturday’s South Carolina Democratic presidential primary — a race which is a must-win for former Vice President Joe Biden’s struggling campaign, which is hoping the state will act as a firewall against surging front-runner Sen. Bernie Sanders. Sanders has racked up a quick series of wins in the first presidential contests, essentially tying […]

Mitt Romney, past CPAC straw poll winner, now panned as 'political opportunist' at conference

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Mitt Romney was widely labeled as a “political opportunist” in this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference straw poll—despite being picked in the same straw poll as conservatives’ preferred presidential nominee in 2012. The results underscored how Romney has angered some in the base for defecting on the final impeachment vote for […]

CPAC straw poll rates Sanders as biggest threat to Trump in 2020

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.—Attendees at this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference, in their annual straw poll, rated Bernie Sanders as the biggest threat to President Trump’s re-election in 2020. As per tradition, the premier conservative conference included a straw poll, which asked attendees to assess the president’s performance, share their feelings on administration policies–such as the economy and […]

Trump mocks Bloomberg’s height by crouching behind podium at CPAC

President Trump on Saturday delighted supporters at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) by crouching behind a podium as he mocked billionaire Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg’s performance at a recent debate. “He didn’t know what hit him, he’s going: ‘Oh get me off this stage, get me off,’” he said, imitating Bloomberg, whom he has nicknamed “mini […]

Trump fires up CPAC: President blisters 2020 Democrats, rips ‘low life’ Romney

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — President Trump rallied the core of the conservative activist base Saturday with a fiery address mercilessly mocking his potential Democratic presidential foes, railing against the “Washington swamp” and shaming Republican Sen. Mitt Romney for defecting on the final impeachment vote. Closing out the annual Conservative Political Action Conference outside Washington with a […]

Trump campaign accuses media of lying about POTUS calling coronavirus a 'hoax'

The Trump campaign is denouncing media coverage of the president’s Thursday rally, arguing that they falsely accused him of calling the coronavirus a “hoax.” A long list of major media outlets and figures made that claim. “Trump rallies his base to treat coronavirus as a hoax,” a Politico headline read. Another from NBC read: “Trump […]

South Carolina Democrats say presidential primary turnout may approach record high

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The top two South Carolina Democratic Party officials say turnout in Saturday’s presidential primary will be “substantially higher” than their original estimate and will probably approach the record high set in 2008. “I think it’s going to be higher than I originally anticipated,” state party Chairman Trav Robertson told Fox News during […]

Trump's coronavirus travel restrictions: What you need to know

To help contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, President Trump has directed the State Department to issue new travel restrictions for certain countries. Here’s what you need to know. During a Saturday press conference at the White House, Vice President Mike Pence — who is leading the coronavirus response — announced a new ban on travel from […]

Indiana Attorney General Hill: What Clarence Thomas, Thurgood Marshall can teach us about being Americans

Of the 114 individuals who have served as justices on the U.S. Supreme Court, only two have been African-American. Thurgood Marshall was a liberal. Clarence Thomas is a conservative. CURTIS HILL: WHY GEORGE WASHINGTON IS THE PRESIDENT WHO TOWERS OVER ALL OTHERS IN STATURE AND IMPORTANCE But each rose from humble beginnings, overcame racial discrimination […]