Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's Virginia constituents surprised the entire Republican establishment by dumping Cantor and voting in an economist in last June’s primary with a compellingly principled message.
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Virginia Thomas, 54, is a special correspondent for the Daily Caller producing videos of emerging leaders and educators in the public square. Her ear is to the ground outside the Washington Beltway as a social entrepreneur. Previously, she was the founder of LibertyCentral.org (nonprofit for citizen activists), and has worked at The Heritage Foundation, Hillsdale College's Washington office, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the senior levels of the legislative and executive branches of government. She has maintained her midwestern authenticity after 30 years in Washington, D.C. and enjoys motor homing and the Nebraska Cornhuskers with her husband, Justice Clarence Thomas. Her degrees are: Business Communication & Political Science from Creighton University, and J.D. from Creighton Law School (Omaha, NE).
Having participated in politics and journalism from the front lines of our nation's capital for many years, Sharyl Attkisson, the veteran former CBS correspondent, worries that when our government can get away with lies, a "climate of distrust in America" spreads.
Americans are “being manipulated” according to a 21 year CBS correspondent who has written a new book, "Stonewalled: My Fight for Truth against the Forces of Obstruction, Intimidation, and Harassment in Obama's Washington".
Jason Redman did numerous tours as a Navy SEAL, but in 2007, he and his comrades were ambushed in Iraq -- leaving the native Ohioan grievously injured. Yet, like many of his fellow soldiers, he was determined to overcome the challenge.
A former Bush Administration health policy official cautions people against misdiagnosing themselves with Ebola and becoming “the worried well” that can overburden our health care system.
Imagine if your family member is suddenly killed by a terrorist wishing to strike fear in the heart of America.
Georganne Burke, a former radical leftist who is now a conservative, has dual citizenship in Canada and the U.S. At 65, a grandmother of 11 and mother of 6, Burke has seen both sides of the ideological spectrum and has insights needing to be heard.
Brad Thor -- a keen observer of national security threats and a New York Times bestselling novelist -- says that political correctness is now our “biggest chink in our armor.”
Last May, one of the most influential conservative and religious intellectual leader in America gave a somber speech in Washington, declaring it to be “Good Friday in America for Christians.” In this exclusive two part video interview, Princeton’s Robert P. George admitted, “that was a hard speech to give.”
James Golden considers his 26 years working with Rush Limbaugh to be the greatest professional blessing he could ever imagine. Originally from Queens, New York, James met Rush while working for a major media network and hasn't looked back since.
Although Democrats often play to their base, modern Republicans seem ashamed of the 40% of registered voters who support the tea party. Likewise, similar constituencies felt ignored in the United Kingdom -- until Nigel Farage and the UK Independence Party (UKIP) entered the political realm.
As Labor Day looms, President Obama’s immigration policy looks to become a war on American workers. Without prioritizing who's allowed to come to America, former liberal Ann Corcoran says “the American worker loses. The numbers are too high. We can’t assimilate this many people.”
In Part 2 of The Daily Caller's video interview with Clare Lopez, a senior official with the Center for Security Policy, she explains how the collapse of America's southern border was a planned, willful refusal to maintain national sovereignty. Citing a January budget request from the Department of Homeland Security requesting funding based on the expectation of new flows of some 65,000 immigrants including children, Lopez thinks Americans, especially at the border, are threatened.
The Center for Security Policy’s Vice President for Research and Analysis, Clare Lopez, says in this exclusive video interview with The Daily Caller that very few have seemed to care that America switched sides in the global war on terror when President Obama deposed an erstwhile ally in the Middle East and provided weapons to al-Qaida and the Muslim Brotherhood.
Using the word “brazen” to describe what they have uncovered, the two authors of the first investigative book of Obama’s Justice Department say that what is happening under his watch is unprecedented.
This week, we air the second part of an interview with the American Principles Project lawyer Jane Robbins on Common Core.
"Techno-progressives" in local and federal governments are gathering more and more information on students in public and private schools -- and many parents don't realize it, says Jane Robbins, an attorney and senior fellow at the American Principles Project.
With her life's dream of being a small family farmer in Virginia, Martha Boneta obtained 64 acres in Fauquier County in 2006 to raise vegetables, herbs, raw honey, eggs, and host small animals. Little did she know that a birthday party with eight 10-year-old girls would trigger zealous county regulators, who saw the party as an event needing special exception permits and required a hearing that would impose fees.
Standing resolute against the forces transforming the nation he loves, Lt. Gen. (Ret.) William G. "Jerry" Boykin thinks “the two most egregious violations of the trust of the American public” are the Veterans Affairs scandal and Benghazi -- and in his opinion, these two cases rise to the level of impeachable offenses.