Foreign Service Undermines US Businesses While Tillerson Promotes Prosperity

Opinion | J. Michael Waller
Rex Tillerson (Getty Images)

Manipulating foreign governments against American businesses is no service at all.

State Department Exposes The Atrocities Of North Korea's Brutal Prison Camps

World | Ryan Pickrell
A female North Korean soldier guards the banks of the Yalu River near the Chongsong county of North Korea opposite the Chinese border town of Hekou, northeastern China's Liaoning province May 31, 2009. U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said on Saturday the United States would not accept a nuclear-armed North Korea and he warned Pyongyang against transferring nuclear material overseas. REUTERS/Jason Lee

At one camp, 1,500 and 2,000 prisoners died each year

Tillerson Dismisses Panicked Reporting On 'Broken' State Department

National Security | Will Racke
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson leaves a closed briefing at the U.S. Capitol with the Senate Foreign Relations Committee August 2, 2017 in Washington, DC. The committee was briefed on 'The Authorizations for the Use of Military Force: Administration Perspective. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘The guy is committed to the mission’

Three Detained, One Dead, But North Korea Still Says Doors 'Open' To US Tourists

World | Ryan Pickrell
Otto Frederick Warmbier (C), a University of Virginia student who was detained in North Korea since early January, is taken to North Korea's top court in Pyongyang, North Korea, in this photo released by Kyodo March 16, 2016. North Korea's supreme court sentenced American student Warmbier, who was arrested while visiting the country, to 15 years of hard labour for crimes against the state, China's Xinhua news agency reported on Wednesday. Mandatory credit REUTERS/Kyodo

‘We will always leave our door wide open’

State Department Has No Clue How Much Its Security Clearances Cost

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Watchdog says Foggy Bottom ‘has not analyzed how much it spends on its clearance investigations’

US Is Finally Banning Americans From Traveling To North Korea

World | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un reacts as he arrives for the opening ceremony of the Cemetery of Fallen Fighters of the Korean People's Army (KPA) in Pyongyang July 25, 2013, as part of celebrations ahead of the 60th anniversary of the signing of a truce in the 1950-1953 Korean War. REUTERS/Jason Lee

North Korea still holding three US citizens

Trump Announces New Sanctions, Launches Review To 'Aggressively Counter' Iran

World | Saagar Enjeti
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 12: U.S. President Donald Trump waves as he walks with his wife Melania to Marine One while departing from the White House on July 12, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Trump is traveling to France where he will meet with the president and will attend Bastille Day events on Friday. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘Never allow the regime in Iran to acquire a nuclear weapon’

“Unprecedented” State Department Cuts – Oh, Dear!

Opinion | Faith Whittlesey
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson delivers remarks to the employees at the State Department in Washington, U.S., May 3, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Yuri Gripas )

‘Nothing bad will happen. Indeed, some good things might ensue’

Trump Personally Ensures Afghan Girls Gain Entry To US For Robot Olympics

US | Eric Lieberman
Members of Afghan robotics girls team arrive to receive their visas from the U.S. embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

‘This case was reviewed and handled appropriately’

Campaign Finance Watchdog Withholding Documents Exposing Democrats

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
FEC Commissioner Ann Ravel

None of the travel related-FOIA requests have been completely fulfilled

'Negative Factors' Threaten US-China Ties, Xi Warns Trump

World | Ryan Pickrell

‘Bromance’ is coming to an end

US Lumps China In With North Korea, Sudan And Syria For Human Trafficking

World | Ryan Pickrell
China's President Xi Jinping stands next to a Chinese national flag during a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People, in Beijing, in this November 13, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Jason Lee/Files

Among the worst in the world

US To List China Among The Worst In The World For Human Trafficking

World | Ryan Pickrell
A suspected Uighur from China's troubled far-western region of Xinjiang, rests on a ground inside a temporary shelter after being detained at the immigration regional headquarters near the Thailand-Malaysia border in Hat Yai, Songkla March 14, 2014. About 200 people rescued by police from a human smuggling camp in southern Thailand on Wednesday are suspected Uighur Muslims from China's troubled far-western region of Xinjiang, say Thai police. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

On par with North Korea

McCain Joins The Trump Administration

US | Henry Rodgers
Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and his wife Cindy arrive to a rally at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, North Carolina October 13, 2008. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (UNITED STATES) US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN 2008 (USA) - RTX9IGT

‘It’s a done deal now’

'Wanted Dead Or Alive': Duterte Offers Big Bucks For ISIS Leaders Ravaging The Philippines

World | Ryan Pickrell
Government troops are seen during an assault on insurgents from the so-called Maute group, who have taken over large parts of Marawi City. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

US government willing to pay millions

Yet Another Trump Critic Becomes A Senior State Department Official

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
RICHMOND, VA - DECEMBER 22: R.C. Hammond, Press Secretary and National Spokesman for Republican presidential hopeful and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (R-GA), talks to members of the media at the end of a campaign rally December 22, 2011 in Richmond, Virginia. Gingrich continued to campaign prior to the upcoming primary season. Polls show Gingrich is in a dead heat with former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘Resting duck face is not a good look for Trump’

Judicial Watch Still Fighting For More Clinton Emails

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
CLEVELAND, OH - MARCH 8: Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the Recreation Center on the campus of the Cuyahoga Community College. [Getty Images/J.D. Pooley]

‘It is astonishing the Trump administration is defending Hillary Clinton’

GOP Rep: End The 'Diversity' Visa Lottery, Get Rich Immigrants To Pay For Wall

Politics | Will Racke
US Representative Dana Rohrabacher (R), (R-Calif.), gives a thumbs-up as his US congressional delegation arrives at the prime minister's official residence to meet Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on September 2, 2013. (PHOTO: Getty Images / AFP / Shuji Kajiyama)

‘The criteria for coming to our country should be what you can do for the US’

Trump Critic Is Essentially Running American Foreign Policy

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
People enter the State Department Building in Washington, U.S., January 26, 2017.

‘You go down the list of [Trump’s] positions and you see you disagree on every one’

This Is The Swamp

Opinion | John Linder

The law preventing federal agencies from lobbying Congress should be expanded to include foreign governments.