Author: Carson Choate

Former Defense Secretary and head of CIA says ‘extreme polarization’ is greatest threat to United States

Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates said “extreme polarization” in the U.S. is currently the greatest threat to America. Gates, during an interview with Anderson Cooper for “60 Minutes” that aired on Sunday, specifically pointed to the area of Washington, D.C. where the White House and Capitol Hill are located. “The[Read More…]

Immigration activists walk out on White House meeting, accuse Biden admin of ‘playing politics with human lives’

Before the start of the virtual meeting, activists asked for some time and read a statement in which they accused the Biden administration of “playing politics with human lives” and said they couldn’t “come into these conversations in good conscience,” according to Politico. Buzzfeed News reported that the walk-out was[Read More…]

President Biden pays tribute to fallen police officers, tells families that ‘your loss is America’s loss’

President Biden on Saturday paid tribute to America’s fallen police officers, telling families that their loss is also America’s loss, speaking at the 40th Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service in front of the U.S. Capitol — and warning that police departments need more resources. “Being a cop today is[Read More…]