Ex-Trump Org exec sentenced to 5 months in jail over tax fraud scheme

Driving the news: Weisselberg, 75, was sentenced to five months in jail and taken into custody. He…

Conservatives take aim at tenure for university professors

MISSION, Kan. (AP) — When Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick asked Texas colleges to disavow critical race…

Making excuses for dictators is nothing new: “Mr. Republican” and the Nazis

GOP’s boy-crush on Putin and Orbán shouldn’t be surprising — consider legendary Republican Sen. Robert Taft.…

White Nationalist Vincent James Would Happily Live in a ‘Society Where They Throw Gays Off Roofs’

“Which one would you rather have: trains to be on time [and] society to function or…

Biden to mark Jan. 6 anniversary by warning the Big Lie remains

The president is planning a solemn address to mark the events of two years ago. “Our…

Tucker Carlson marks January 6 anniversary by calling it a “wholly created myth”

Carlson: “The DOJ has been allowed to prosecute and jail hundreds of non-violent protesters whose crime…

McCarthy elected House speaker after historic battle with GOP rebels

Why it matters: The California Republican’s hard-won ascendancy follows a feud that saw a group of far-right conservatives…

Moving the Christianity Away From Extremism. Can It Be Done?

Forging weapons into pickaxes to protest the violence culture Activist Shane Claiborne believes that a form…

‘To Hell with It’: A GOP Congressman Reflects on His One Term in Trump’s Party

Michigan’s Peter Meijer torches Trump, Democratic ‘cynicism’ and won’t rule out another run.   Meijer had…

Opinion | Releasing Trump’s Tax Returns Was the Right Decision

Because Trump broke with the standard practice of presidential candidates and presidents of releasing their returns,…