Joshua Mercer

July 3, 2019

LOOP: Judge blocks attorney general’s asylum order

EDITOR’S NOTE There will be no Loop on July 4 and 5 as we celebrate Independence Day. See you on Monday!  ASYLUM REFORM BLOCKED A federal judge blocked Attorney […]
July 2, 2019

LOOP: Congresswoman allegedly harassed border patrol officers

AOC AT THE BORDER Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY, apparently screamed at federal law enforcement officers in a “threatening manner” while visiting the U.S.-Mexico border. “She comes out […]
July 1, 2019

LOOP: Trump, Kim meet at DMZ

TRUMP-KIM AT DMZ President Trump makes history by crossing into North Korea and shaking hands with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone separating […]
June 28, 2019

LOOP: Congress approves border funding bill

BORDER FUNDING Facing a revolt from moderate Democrats, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi “reluctantly” allowed a vote on a $4.5 billion emergency border funding bill supported by President […]
June 27, 2019

LOOP: Trump says Big Tech is “trying to rig the election”

EMERGENCY FUNDING The Senate voted 84-8 to approve a $4.5 billion emergency bill to confront the humanitarian crisis at the southern border. The Democratic House passed a […]
June 26, 2019

LOOP: Mueller agrees to testify before Congress

MUELLER TO TESTIFY Former special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify before the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees on July 17 after they subpoenaed him. Mueller […]
June 25, 2019

LOOP: Border facilities need funding, says health secretary

RHETORIC IS “OUTRAGEOUS” Health secretary Alex Azar denounced politicians who described detention facilities at the border as “concentration camps.” “I think some of this verbiage is […]
June 24, 2019

LOOP: Trump: “We don’t need any more wars”

TRUMP: NO WAR WITH IRANPresident Trump apparently said those pushing for war with Iran were “disgusting.” According to the Wall Street Journal, a Trump confidant claimed […]
June 21, 2019

LOOP: Attack on Iran stopped at last minute

IRAN ALMOST ATTACKEDPresident Trump had ordered a military strike against Iran, but then called it off at the last minute. The proposed attack came in response […]