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Author: Madeline Kennedy

Economist John Lott asserts gun control measures lopsidedly hurt minorities, don’t work in general

TINLEY PARK, IL – DECEMBER 17: A customer shopped for a pistol at Freddie Bear Sports sporting goods store on December 17, 2012 in Tinley Park, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) OAN NewsroomUPDATED 9:27 AM PT – Monday, April 19, 2021 Economist John Lott questioned the validity and effectiveness of gun control legislation. In […]

Florida Gov. DeSantis Signs ‘Anti-Riot’ Bill Into Law, Creating Tougher Penalties for Violent Protesters

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday signed a bill that intends to crack down on violent protests and riots in the state. DeSantis, a Republican, signed the so-called “anti-riot” measure in Polk County, saying it is “the strongest anti-rioting, pro-law enforcement piece of legislation in the country.” The signing comes in the midst of protests, […]

White House defends Biden decision to raise refugee cap

Joe Biden. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) OAN NewsroomUPDATED 7:30 PM PT – Sunday, April 18, 2021 U.S. officials said Joe Biden is committed to raising the cap of refugee admissions this year, just days after announcing he would stick with the cap set by President Trump. First, Biden signed orders limiting refugee admissions to […]

Ariz. Senate to begin 2020 election audit this week

PROVO, UT – November 6: A employee at the Utah County Election office put mail in ballots into a container to register the vote in the midterm elections on November 6, 2018 in Provo, Utah.  (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images) OAN NewsroomUPDATED 8:55 AM PT – Monday, April 19, 2021 Arizona’s Senate is preparing to […]

Supreme Court Declines Pennsylvania Election Lawsuit Over Mail-In Balloting

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a lawsuit regarding a Pennsylvania voting dispute nearly six months after the Nov. 3, 2020, election. The court rejected an appeal from a Republican congressional candidate’s unsuccessful challenge of Pennsylvania’s mail-in ballot initiatives, which is the final Nov. 3-related lawsuit to be dismissed related to the state’s voting […]

No Guarantees ISIS Won’t Bounce Back After Afghanistan Troop Withdrawal: Biden’s National Security Adviser

National security adviser Jake Sullivan said Sunday he “can’t make any guarantees” that terrorist groups like al-Qaida and ISIS won’t see a resurge once U.S. forces withdraw from Afghanistan in the coming months. Sullivan made the remarks in response to questions from Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace, who cited pushback to President Joe Biden’s […]

Exclusive: Gov. DeSantis Says CCP Should Be Held Accountable for Abetting Pandemic

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) should be held accountable for its coverup and misfeasance which exacerbated the CCP virus pandemic, according to Florida’s Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis. “At a minimum, I believe this is something that likely escaped from that lab. They knew. They covered it up. They didn’t say anything for a long time. […]

Blinken Defends Biden’s Decision to Maintain Trump-Era Refugee Caps Until May

Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, in an interview with ABC on Sunday, defended the Biden administration’s decision to maintain Trump-era refugee caps amid capacity constraints. “It’s going to be very hard to meet the 62,000 this fiscal year,” Blinken said of the Biden administration’s earlier goal for refugee admissions, after being asked about Friday’s directive to keep […]

House GOP Leader Says He Will ‘Bring Action’ Against Maxine Waters for ‘Inciting Violence’ if Pelosi Refuses

The House GOP leader on Sunday urged House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) to take action against Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) this week for “inciting violence” in Brooklyn Center, Minneapolis, over the weekend. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said that if the House speaker doesn’t “act against this dangerous rhetoric,” he will take action against […]

Idaho Governor Signs Bill Giving Rural Areas More Say In Ballot Initiatives

Idaho Gov. Brad Little, a Republican, signed a bill on Saturday raising the bar for ballot initiatives that effectively give rural residents a greater say in shaping the state’s legal landscape. By signing Senate Bill 110, Little implemented a change to Idaho’s ballot initiative framework, which previously required signatures from six percent of voters in […]