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America Has a Colorful History of Populists. What Does It Mean for Trump in 2020?

Chris Stirewalt is the politics editor for Fox News Channel and author of the new book “Every Man a King: A Short, Colorful

Anonymous New York Times Author Proves the Deep State Is Real, and Dangerous

When Republicans lost the 1856 election, Abraham Lincoln had a sober message: “Whoever can change public opinion, can chang

6 Denials of Claims in Woodward’s Trump Book Before Its Release

Denials and denunciations stacked up days before the formal release Tuesday of legendary investigative reporter Bob Woodward

6 Key Moments From Social Media Hearings

On Capitol Hill Wednesday, Facebook’s chief operating officer and Twitter’s CEO testified about foreign entities and the

Nike Boycott Over Kaepernick Ads Demonstrates Yearning for Patriotism

The National Football League just can’t escape the ugly politics of 2018. One of the world’s largest sports apparel compa

This Ohio County Swung From Obama to Trump. Here’s What They Think, 2 Years Later.

Attendees of this 169-year-old Ohio county fair don’t come out to see politicians and politics aren’t on the forefront of

Senate Ramping Up Trump Judicial Confirmations This Week

Since March, Senate Democrats have forced 30 hours of debate on each of five of President Donald Trump’s federal district c

The Legacy of John McCain

A lot will be said in the coming days about John McCain and his place among a pantheon of American heroes. It will all be ver

Some Conservatives Want to Repeal the 17th Amendment. Here’s Why They’re Misguided.

Repealing the 17th Amendment, which would end the direct election of U.S. senators and return the power of appointing senato

Trump Yanks Former CIA Director’s Security Clearance, Ponders Others

President Donald Trump has stripped former CIA Director John Brennan of his security clearance, blocking a harsh critic’s c

Media Misses: Op-Ed Suggests Being in Media Similar to Serving in Military

This week, the conspiracy website Infowars, which is run by Alex Jones, was either “banned” or had content stripped from

Censorship of Infowars Exposes Larger Problem of Silicon Valley Bias

This week, the conspiracy website Infowars, which is run by Alex Jones, was either “banned” or had content stripped from

One Year After He Was Nearly Killed, Scalise Is Still Receiving Assassination Threats

A man who promised to put some “lead” into House Minority Whip Steve Scalise was arrested and charged Thursday with inter

Founder of Congress’ Media Fairness Caucus Has a Prescription for Curing Media Bias

The Daily Signal spoke last week with Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, about media bias. Smith discussed the House Media Fairness C

Sean Spicer’s Candid Thoughts on His 6 Months as White House Press Secretary

Watch Genevieve Wood’s interview with former White House press secretary Sean Spicer on his new book above, or read a light

We Are Living Amid the Greatest Hysteria in American History

You and I are living through the greatest mass hysteria in American history. For many Americans, the McCarthy era held that d

Media Misses: Judge Jeanine Pirro Triggers Whoopi Goldberg

The media lost it this week when President Donald Trump made some questionable comments about Russian election meddling durin

Democrat Senator Worries His Party Is Going Too Far Left

Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., is worried his party is alienating moderate voters by moving too far to the left. “If we as a Dem

Here’s What Wave Elections Have Looked Like Over the Last 100 Years

Will the 2018 elections be a wave against Donald Trump and the Republican Party? It depends upon how you define the word “w

Supreme Court’s Major Role In Trump Presidency

What historic role could the Supreme Court play in Trump’s presidency? We break all of this down and more on this week’s

Senate Democrats Stall Trump Nominees at Record Rate Compared to Predecessors

Senate Democrats pushed three times as many cloture votes to stall President Donald Trump’s nominees as were pushed during

Chris Wallace Calls Out Media for ‘Outrageous’ Attempt to Connect Trump to Shooting

Chris Wallace slammed media outlets on “Fox News Sunday” for trying to connect President Donald Trump to the newsroom sho

Turning Point USA’s Charlie Kirk: Trump ‘Disrupted the Elites in Both Political Parties’

Charlie Kirk, founder of the conservative organization Turning Point USA, sat down with The Daily Signal’s Ginny Montalbano

Must-See Moments: Media’s Immigration Meltdown

This week, we discuss all things immigration, as the contentious policy debate rages on. First lady Melania Trump caused a st

FBI Director Wray Outlines Ways to Prevent Missteps Made in Clinton Email Probe

“We are going to hold accountable any employee for potential misconduct,”  Wray said during the hearing, which was presi