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Congress & Foreign Policy: Reclaiming Proper Constitutional Role

U.S. Army soldiers with 1st Platoon, 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, patrol in Mazraeh village, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan in 2010. (Yannis Behrakis/Reuters) For far too long, lawmakers have ceded their warmaking powers to the executive. Reform bills gaining steam in the House and Senate would rebalance the scales. It has been…

Vanguard of the ‘Deep State’? The Council on Foreign Relations Centennial & the Future of the New World Order (Part 1) .

By Will Banyan (Copyright © 22 September 2021) “The directors of the Council on Foreign Relations, for example, make up a sort of Presidium for that part of the Establishment that seeks to control our destiny as a nation.” Richard Rovere, “Notes on the Establishment in America”,  American Scholar (Autumn 1961). “The leading non-official private…

Husband & Wife Charged With Selling Nuclear Secrets to Foreign Power Are Anti-Trump Leftists .

The husband and wife team facing espionage charges after they allegedly tried to sell stolen nuclear secrets to a foreign power have been revealed to be anti-Trump leftists. Imagine my shock. Diana Toebbe and Jonathan Toebbe were charged with violations of the Atomic Energy Act by federal prosecutors after they tried to sell nuclear-powered submarine…

Biden Admin Plans to Require Foreign Visitors to the US be Vaccinated for Covid

The Biden Administration is working to require all foreign visitors traveling to the United States to be fully vaccinated for Covid-19. It is unclear if Biden’s new requirement applies to the hordes of illegal aliens pouring over the border. Currently, all travelers to the US must show proof of a negative Covid test within 3…

Chair of Trump 2017 Inaugural Fund Arrested For Acting As Unregistered Foreign Agent of the UAE

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CNN Says Kamala Harris’ First Foreign Trip Was a Disaster (VIDEO)

You know it’s bad when CNN admits Kamala Harris’ first foreign trip was a disaster. Kamala Harris traveled to Guatemala and Mexico this week to discuss the Biden Administration’s immigration policies. Harris was appointed as “border czar” in March and she is just now making her first trip to the Northern Triangle. However, Harris still…

EXCLUSIVE: Wyoming House Candidate Darin Smith Criticized Trump’s Foreign Policy, Deletes Hawkish Pro-Intervention Section From Website

There is currently a massively crowded field in the Wyoming House race, which will greatly benefit the incumbent Liz Cheney — so it is worth diving into who these people challenging her really are. One of the candidates, Darin Smith, was an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump’s foreign policy — but is now attempting…

Belarus Sends MiG Fighters To Divert Foreign Airliner, Arrests Anti-Lukashenko Journalist On Board

  A bizarre and alarming incident which officials are calling unprecedented unfolded over the skies of Eastern Europe on Sunday. A Ryanair flight which had departed Athens and was en route to Vilnius – the capital of Lithuania – was forced to land in Belarus to allow state intelligence and security services to detain a journalist who’s…

UK May Ease COVID Lockdown From March, Foreign Secretary Says

Authored by Alexander Zhang via The Epoch Times, The UK may begin easing existing CCP virus lockdown measures in March if the vaccine roll-out goes to plan, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said on Sunday. Talking to the BBC’s “Andrew Marr Show,” Raab said the government plans to vaccinate 15 million—or 88 percent—of those most at risk of dying from the…

Stimulus: Billions of Dollars Handed to Foreign Countries While Americans Stiffed With $600 Checks

By PFW News Billions of dollars will be given away to foreign countries as part of the coronavirus-stimulus bill expected to be voted on Monday, begging the question: is it even a “stimulus” bill at all? After the full 5593 page bill was released for the public’s viewing, many curious citizens and journalists decided to…

US Treasury Breached By ‘Sophisticated Hacking Group’ Backed By Foreign Government: Report

The US Treasury was allegedly hacked by a “sophisticated hacking group backed by a foreign government” which “stole information from the US Treasury Department and a US agency responsible for deciding policy around the internet and telecommunications,” according to Reuters, citing people familiar with the matter. The report comes one week after US cybersecurity firm…

Biden Has Filled His Foreign Policy Team With Weapons Contractors

By John Vibes The overseas wars that the US military has been involved with for nearly two decades have been unpopular with the American public for a very long time. Both Obama and Trump campaigned on promises of ending the wars, or at the very least significantly scaling them back. However, while both administrations oversaw…

Foreign Central Banks Buy TSYs For 2nd Month, China Holdings Near 4-Year Lows

Some relatively positive news in the latest TIC data shows that the last 12 months purchases of Treasuries by foreign central banks surged by $59 billion to $221.6 billion – its highest since Jan 2019… Under the hood, foreigners Total Long-Term Treasury Purchases: $22.5BN, sharp reversal from $33BN in sales in August Purchases of Agencies…

Record Big 30Y Auction Tails Despite Rebound In Foreign Demand

A record refunding week just concluded when the Treasury sold $27 billion in 30Y bonds – which as with this week’s 3Y and 10Y auctions, was the largest amount of 30Y paper ever sold by the US Treasury at one time. The auction stopped at 1.680%, tailing the When Issued by 0.6bps, and the highest…

Foreign Demand Unexpectedly Plunges For Record Big 3Y Auction

There were two ways to read today’s 3Y auction. As refunding got off to a start with today’s auction of a record big $54 billion in 3Y notes, an amount that is more than double the average 3Y auction in the 2015-2017 period… … the headline results were not bad: the auction priced at a…