A group of nearly 2,000 Israeli generals, military officials, and Mossad operatives warned the Biden administration on Monday against rejoining the Iran nuclear deal, saying the effort "represents an existential threat to the Jewish State" and will "ignite a massive nuclear arms race" across Middle East. The high-ranking military officials, organized as part of anContinue reading "Israeli Military Officials Warn Biden Against Rejoining Iran Nuke Deal"
A former Iranian hostage who was wrongly imprisoned in the country for three years said the Obama administration's decision to pay Iran $1.7 billion in cash encouraged the hardline regime to abduct him. Xiyue Wang, a Chinese-American academic who was freed in 2019 by the Trump administration, said in a recent interview that Iran viewedContinue reading "Former Iranian Hostage Says Obama Payments to Iran Led to His Arrest"
A top State Department nominee is a defender of the Confucius Institute, a Chinese government program that disseminates pro-Beijing propaganda on American college campuses. Victoria Nuland, President Biden's choice for undersecretary of state for political affairs, voiced support for the expansion of the Chinese government-funded Confucius Institute at American universities in a 2012 press conference.Continue reading "Biden State Department Nominee Is a Defender of China Propaganda Program"
There were a record-high number of unaccompanied minors who crossed the southern border of the United States in February, but officials are preparing an even more robust number of unaccompanied children to attempt to enter into the U.S. in May. A Health and Human Services official informed Axios, "We're seeing the highest February numbers thatContinue reading "Border officials bracing for massive surge of unaccompanied children crossing US border in May after record-high February numbers"
A top aide for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) who is reportedly in line to join the Biden administration took to Twitter Friday morning to assail the administration’s surprise airstrike in Syria by U.S. forces, the first military action in the war-torn country authorized by President Joe Biden. Matt Duss, a Sanders aide who hasContinue reading "In Line For Senior Job at State, Sanders Aide Accuses Biden of Illegal Military Action"
A New York Times contributing writer who is reportedly the Biden administration's top candidate for a seat on the National Economic Council recently purged his Twitter feed of thousands of Twitter posts, many of which mocked conservatives and Republican leaders. Tim Wu, who is also a Columbia Law School professor, recently deleted nearly 11,000 tweetsContinue reading "Possible Biden Pick for NEC Scrubs Twitter Feed"
Congressional Republicans pressed President Joe Biden to get tough on Communist Cuba in a Friday letter obtained by the Washington Free Beacon. Reps. Mark Green (R., Tenn.), Maria Elvira Salazar (R., Fla.), and August Pfluger (R., Texas) urged Biden to put additional pressure on Havana, citing the Cuban regime's human rights abuses and its support for terrorismContinue reading "House Republicans Press Biden to Get Tough on Cuba"
New legislation being circulated by Republican Senate leaders would handicap the Biden administration’s renewed diplomacy with Iran by requiring that Congress approve any effort to provide the regime with economic sanctions relief as part of a revamped nuclear deal, according to a copy of the measure obtained exclusively by the Washington Free Beacon. The billContinue reading "New Bill Would Mandate Congress Approve Any Sanctions Relief for Iran"
A group of small business owners railed against President Joe Biden's proposed $15 federal minimum wage increase, arguing that the policy would benefit large corporations while hurting mom-and-pop shops across the country. Carlos Gazitua, president of Sergio's Restaurant in South Florida, derided Biden's proposal as a "one-size-fits-all policy." He noted that—unlike a minimum wage hikeContinue reading "Biden Minimum Wage Hike Would Kill Family-Owned Restaurants, Business Owner Warns"
In a letter exclusively obtained by the Washington Free Beacon, a Republican member on the House Foreign Affairs Committee is demanding the Biden administration provide Congress with answers about U.S.-Iran envoy Robert Malley's undisclosed talks earlier this month with China about rejoining the 2015 nuclear accord. Rep. Tim Burchett (R., Tenn.) petitioned the State Department onContinue reading "Lawmaker Demands Biden Admin Disclose Secret Iran Talks with China"