Mark “Oz” Geist spoke eloquently on a panel about the challenge U.S. military members face transitioning from the battlefield to the workforce. But he wasn’t prepared for what happened next at the American Conservative Union’s Conservative Political Action Conference outside Washington, D.C., on Saturday. Geist, who served as a Marine, sheriff, and police officer before
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Mark Wilson/Getty Images by Matthew Boyle24 Feb 2018NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland0 24 Feb, 201824 Feb, 2018 NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland — House GOP conference chairwoman Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), the number four on the House GOP leadership team, told Breitbart News Saturday on SiriusXM 125 the Patriot Channel here that Republicans and President Donald Trump must
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Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images by John Binder24 Feb 2018Washington, D.C.0 24 Feb, 201824 Feb, 2018 An overwhelming majority of the roughly 1,200 conservatives who were polled during the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) said they support reducing legal immigration levels in exchange for a small enforcement amnesty. In a detailed questionnaire on immigration, CPAC attendees were
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by Trent Baker24 Feb 20180 24 Feb, 201824 Feb, 2018 Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry sat down with CNN’s Van Jones for an interview and the All-Star guard discussed President Donald Trump revoking the team’s invitation to celebrate their championship at the White House after Curry and his teammates suggested they were not interested
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Getty Images by Sean Moran24 Feb 20180 24 Feb, 201824 Feb, 2018 The National Rifle Association (NRA) gave Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai its Charlton Heston Courage Under Fire award at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Friday. American Conservative Union (ACU) Executive Director Dan Schneider told Pai, “Ajit Pai, as you
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Screenshot by Katherine Rodriguez24 Feb 20180 24 Feb, 201824 Feb, 2018 Conservative radio talk show host Mark Levin told CPAC attendees Saturday morning that conservatives need to stand with President Trump and “defend” the presidency against the left. “We are the first and last line of defense for this country. I don’t care if you
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WASHINGTON (AP) — After weeks of discussions with the Justice Department, Democrats on the House intelligence committee released Saturday a classified memo that counters GOP allegations that the FBI abused U.S. government surveillance powers in its investigation into Russian election interference. The release comes after weeks of back and forth over how much of the
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NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland — A racial comment from an organization staffer and leading conservative movement activist rocked the final day of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) hosted by the American Conservative Union (ACU) here on Saturday. Late Friday night at the annual Ronald Reagan dinner at CPAC, ACU communications director Ian Walters made a
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NeverTrumper National Review columnist Mona Charen received boos and jeers amidst a smattering of applause on the main stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) after suggesting the conservative firebrand Marion Marechal-Le Pen should not have been invited to the event. Charen — who signed the “Never Trump” edition of National Review in early
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One stalwart Trump critic dared to take the stage at this year’s CPAC. “If we want an audience with young people, we have to separate ourselves from the men on our side who’ve behaved atrociously toward women,” said conservative writer Mona Charen—a think tank fellow, and TWS contributor—during a panel discussion of conservative women’s feminist
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Conservatives love President Donald Trump, but not his tweeting, and only 21 percent of attendees at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland say Special Counsel Robert Mueller has been fair in his Russia probe, according to a CPAC-Washington Times poll released Saturday. Trump scored a 93 percent approval rating, and 79 percent of attendees said
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President Donald Trump Saturday afternoon tweeted his support for arming educators, saying that doing so would mean “shootings will not happen again.” “Armed Educators (and trusted people who work within a school) love our students and will protect them,” the president said. “Very smart people. Must be firearms adept & have annual training. Should get yearly
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Meghan McCain blasted American Conservative Union Chairman Matt Schlapp for excusing the “inexcusable” after suggesting her father, Sen. John McCain deserved to be booed because he cast the deciding vote that nixed an Obamacare repeal bill in the Senate last year. Schlapp’s organization hosts the Conservative Political Action Committee (CPAC) Conference held this past week.
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Seven companies caved to anti-NRA pressure this week and cut ties with the organization, ending discounts for the NRA’s five million members. First National Bank of Omaha, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Symantec, Metlife, Delta Airlines, United Airlines, and Best Western severed ties following the launch of a PR campaign which made the NRA its focal point following
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House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was a victim of gun violence last June, endorsed President Donald Trump’s proposal to arm teachers on school campuses across the United States.  “As long as they are properly trained, that should be their prerogative,” the Louisiana Republican said during a visit to a local charter school on Friday.
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Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci joined the list of prognosticators about the 2018 midterm elections, maintaining Republicans would “keep the House and Senate” when voters go to the polls later this year, The Hill reported Saturday. Scaramucci, who served in the White House for 10 days last year before resigning due to an
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Charles Trainor Jr. – Pool/Getty Images by John Nolte24 Feb 20180 24 Feb, 201824 Feb, 2018 Alisyn Camerota, co-host of the far-left CNN’s low-rated morning show, falsely claimed she never allowed the NRA to be smeared as “child murderers.” Video proves she did. On Friday, while the anti-gun Camerota sparred with NRA spokesperson Dana Loesch,
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President Donald Trump put the focus on the unemployment rate among U.S. black workers on Saturday, tweeting jobs numbers were the lowest in history. Trump shared a tweet from conservative radio host Wayne Dupree who tweeted “ok 2 b black, conservative and love America and not vote Democrat!” “So true Wayne, and Lowest black unemployment
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