Tag: United States

Obama to Meet With Congress’ ‘Big Four’ on Iraq

President Barack Obama is set to brief Congress’ “Big Four” on Wednesday about U.S. reaction to the Iraq crisis and other pressing foreign policy issues. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Speaker John Boehner and Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi will meet at the White House at 3 p.m. Wednesday, a White […]

White House criticized for hosting young illegal immigrants amid ‘crisis’ over surge

The Obama administration is under fire for honoring a group of young adults who entered the U.S. illegally as “role models” in a Tuesday ceremony, amid a recent surge of children crossing the border that lawmakers say is becoming a “humanitarian crisis.” The White House event honored ten young people who are Deferred Action for […]

Mexicans ‘Illegally’ Crossing U.S. Border ‘Are Not Committing a Crime’

MRCTV talks to protesters calling for the release of U.S. Marine Andrew Tahmooressi outside the Mexican Embassy – where a spokesperson for the Mexican Embassy tells them illegal border crossing is “not committing a crime.” “When a Mexican, or any other citizen, crosses a border, let’s say illegally, they are not committing a crime. They are doing it […]

Border Patrol ‘Too Busy Changing Diapers’ to Go After ‘Dope Peddlers’

The massive influx of children from Central America is keeping the U.S. Border Patrol very busy, but not in the right way, says Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Border Patrol agents “are too busy changing diapers and not going after dope peddlers and illegal immigrants,” Arpaio told Fox News’s Sean Hannity Monday night. Read […]

9/11 Benghazi Attack ‘Mastermind’ Who Hid in Plain Sight for Years Captured by US Forces

Just one month following the attack, in October 2012, Fox News spoke to Khatallah in an off-camera interview. While the suspected militant admitted to being in the area of the compound, he denied that he had planned the attack. The Fox reporter was taken aback at how easy it was to find and contact Khatallah. CNN […]

Group says WH could use pro-gay nondiscrimination order to hammer Christian employers

Obama hoped that Congress would pass a broader non-discrimination measure that would apply to nearly all employers. Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch called on the White House to include the same religious exemptions in the executive order that are included in legislation the Senate passed but which is stalled in the House. The bill includes exemptions […]

Colo. marriage amendment case: Emotion vs. reason?

The voter-approved constitutional amendment affirms the normal view of marriage and forbids recognition of homosexual “marriages” in states that have legalized it. Two homosexual couples filed suit in Colorado, a case heard Monday in Adams County District Court. Attorney Michael J. Norton tells OneNewsNow that his firm, Alliance Defending Freedom, represents 20 members of the […]

Liberal groups angry with SC pols over order to teach Constitution

The South Carolina legislature has rankled liberal groups after requiring that a pair of public schools use state funds to teach the U.S. Constitution and other founding documents — on the heels of a budget fight over gay-themed books in the curriculum.   State House lawmakers previously had cut funds from two public universities in […]

U.S. Participation in U.N. Rights Council Has Moved Focus From ‘Demonizing’ Israel

National Security Adviser Susan Rice said Wednesday that the Obama administration’s participation in the U.N. Human Rights Council has moved its focus away from “demonizing” Israel, but a look at the resolutions passed by the Geneva-based body does not bear out that assertion. In an address to the Center for a New American Security, Rice […]

Israeli strike against Iran could happen soon

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz told a small gathering of pro-Israel American leaders Tuesday that an Israeli strike against Iranian nuclear facilities “could happen in a matter of months.” “In my view, [Iranian Supreme Leader Ali] Khamenei believes there is no credible deterrence from the United States, there’s not realistic risk of significant consequence for moving forward with […]