Leah Barkoukis

Posted August 20, 2013

Behind the beard and the camouflage, Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson is an incredibly insightful man with a penchant for straight talk. In a video posted on YouTube in January, Robertson is seen giving a speech in Pennsylvania discussing in part the abortion culture in America.

Posted August 18, 2013

The American Political Action Committee claims its intention in holding a Million Muslim March in Washington, DC is to demand social justice by the U.S. government. But the date the group has chosen is 9/11—the 12th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks.

Posted August 15, 2013

As the violence in Egypt spirals out of control, Coptic Christian churches have also been the target of attacks by Muslim Brotherhood supporters. In the past two days alone, there were nearly 40 incidents.

Posted August 13, 2013

The definition of a criminal hasn’t changed—but Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) refuses to classify people who come to this country illegally as criminals. “I separate out people who came here illegally from people who are criminals,” he said.

Posted August 12, 2013

That’s right—the “Duck Dynasty” star is being eyed by some GOP operatives to run for retiring Republican Rep. Rodney Alexander’s open seat.

Posted August 11, 2013

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is taking sides when it comes to the political feud going on between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul.

Posted August 09, 2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who is currently leading some 2016 GOP polls, signed 10 gun bills into law on Thursday.

Posted August 07, 2013

The Egyptian Cabinet’s tweet on Tuesday, which was quickly deleted, suggests they aren’t too pleased with Sen. McCain’s advice to the new government about releasing Muslim Brotherhood prisoners.

Posted August 06, 2013

Last week reports surfaced that in the town of Clarksville, Ark., more than 20 school administrators and teachers would be heading back to classes this fall packing a 9mm handgun.

Posted August 05, 2013

Economist and author John Lott famously argued in his 1998 book “More Guns Less Crime” that “states with the largest increases in gun ownership also have the largest drops in violent crimes.” According to Fox News, Virginia is a case in point. While firearms sales are increasing, the state’s gun-related crime is declining.

Posted August 04, 2013

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is tired of the Obama administration asserting that the border is more secure than ever. In an interview with Politico, Brewer said “It’s Jay Leno comedy every other week,” referring to President Obama’s upcoming trip to Phoenix and California, where he’ll tape an interview with Leno.

Posted July 30, 2013

With 53 hours of training under their belts, more than 20 administrators, teachers and school employees in Clarksville, Ark., will head back to school this August packing a 9mm handgun, AP reports.

Posted July 29, 2013

Today, the child medical experts said wouldn’t survive and should be aborted is “active, stable and breathing on her own.”

Posted July 28, 2013

Dr. Shakil Afridi, who was arrested by Pakistan’s spy agency for helping Americans identify Osama bin Laden’s compound, may get out of his 33-year prison sentence early.

Posted July 25, 2013

Learning about gun safety is one of the most important ways to reduce bring down the number of unintentional firearm-related deaths and injuries among children—and that’s exactly what the Project ChildSafe “S.A.F.E. Summer” campaign is all about.

Posted July 23, 2013

Tweets from the former Senate candidate early Tuesday seemed to suggest she was thinking about a possible run in 2014 against Sen. Chris Coons, who defeated her by a considerable margin in the 2010 race.

Posted July 22, 2013

People gathered in more than 100 cities across the nation on Saturday for the “Justice for Trayvon” rallies, which called for civil rights charges against George Zimmerman. But as MRC’s Dan Joseph discovered, no one at the Washington, D.C. rally was demanding justice for the countless victims of gang violence who go unnoticed by the public on a daily basis.