Issa slams ‘betrayal’ as State Dept admits number of Americans still in Afghanistan higher than prior claims
The State Department on Friday conceded that there are significantly more Americans trapped in Afghanistan than previously known -- leading to Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., to accuse the administration of a “betrayal” of Americans abroad.
Biden's upcoming meeting with Pope Francis comes amid rift with U.S. bishops
President Biden is slated to meet with Pope Francis for his first time as president just weeks before the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) will convene in part to draft a document guiding bishops regarding whether politicians who support abortion should be barred from Communion.
Washington & Lee University orders College Republicans to remove Glenn Youngkin campaign materials
College Republicans at Washington & Lee University were told last month to take down materials in support of Virginia gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin -- a move the university said was done to keep it in compliance with its non-profit status under the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Youngkin demands resignations from Loudoun County School Board in wake of bombshell email
Virginia Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin called for the resignations of Loudoun County Superintendent Scott Ziegler and the Loudoun County School Board in the wake of a bombshell email this week. The email showed that Ziegler alerted the board to reports of a male student wearing a skirt allegedly assaulting a female student in a girl's bathroom – about a month before Ziegler publicly declared that he had no record of bathroom assaults.
McCarthy seeks Biden meeting after ‘alarming’ border numbers, warns against 'mass amnesty' push
FIRST ON FOX: House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy is requesting a meeting with President Biden in the wake of "alarming" border numbers which showed more than 192,000 migrant encounters in September.
Rep Sherman calls for naval forces in Ethiopian conflict, US diaspora frustrated by messaging
As the humanitarian crisis in northern Ethiopia continues to escalate lawmakers on the Hill are calling on the governments of Ethiopia and Eritrea to stop the violence – but Rep. Brad Sherman, D-Calif., is looking to the U.S. Navy for help.
Probe into Border Patrol agents drags on over a month, despite Mayorkas claim it would take 'days'
An ongoing investigation into Border Patrol agents pictured on horseback turning away Haitian migrants – and who were the subject of false claims that they "whipped" migrants – is still ongoing, a month after Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas promised the probe would take "days, not weeks."
RNC targets McAuliffe rallies with billboards, says it topped 5M voter contacts in Virginia
The Republican National Committee is campaigning hard in the race for Virginia governor in an attempt to block Democratic candidate Terry McAuliffe from scoring a win, telling Fox News it has already made contact with 5 million Virginia voters.
National School Boards Association sorry for 'language' in letter that likened parents to domestic terrorists
The National School Boards Association issued an apology for a letter sent to the Biden administration which targeted parents who are concerned over their child's school curriculum and seemingly related their actions to that of domestic terrorists.
Sasse blasts Biden admin's 'persistent lie' about number of Americans trapped in Afghanistan
Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., released a statement criticizing President Biden's administration after it “repeatedly lied” about the number of Americans that remain “trapped behind Taliban lines” in Afghanistan.
Virginia Democrats sue USPS over backlog of election-related mail
The Virginia Democratic Party filed suit against the U.S. Postal Service on Friday, alleging local branches of the federal agency have failed to process and deliver election-related mail ahead of a crucial gubernatorial race.
McAuliffe shrugged off Northam blackface photo as 'dumb mistake 40 years ago' months after calling it racist
In a 2019 interview, Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe denied in a 2019 interview that current Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam wore blackface in a college yearbook photo and shrugged it off as a dumb mistake.