You Make a Difference!

Our mission and operations are funded entirely by Patriots like you! Please support the 2020 Year-End Campaign now.

Political Editors / Apr. 27, 2018

Friday Top Headlines

Pompeo confirmed, House GOP on Russia, Facebook, Cosby guilty, JFK files, and more.

  • Senate confirms Mike Pompeo as 70th secretary of state — more votes than Rex Tillerson, but far fewer than Hillary Clinton or John Kerry (ABC News)

  • “Peace and prosperity”: Korean leaders plan declaration after rare summit (Reuters)

  • House Republicans accuse U.S. intelligence community of “significant … tradecraft failings” in report on Russian interference (The Washington Post)

  • Senate panel approves bill to protect special counsel (The Hill)

  • Recovered FBI agent texts include reaction to James Comey’s firing (CBS News)

  • Facebook said it ignored terms and conditions of app that collected user data on 87 million accounts (The Washington Times)

  • Democrat Sen. Bob Menendez admonished by Ethics panel, which says he broke the law (The Hill)

  • Feds could save billions by cutting duplicative programs (The Washington Free Beacon)

  • Paul Ryan forces out House chaplain (New York Post)

  • Deputy union says it has “no confidence” in Broward Sheriff Scott Israel (Sun-Sentinel)

  • Bill Cosby guilty on all three counts of aggravated indecent assault (USA Today)

  • Trump keeps some JFK documents sealed until 2021 as Archives release final batch (The Dallas Morning News)

  • Global warming update: Likely coldest April since 1895 (Watts Up With That)

  • Humor: Liberals urge nation to respect minorities’ opinions until those opinions contradict them (The Babylon Bee)

  • Policy: How federal consumer agency puts your financial data at risk (The Daily Signal)

  • Policy: Sanders’ “jobs” program would undo our real economic progress (The Daily Signal)

For more of today’s news, visit Patriot Headline Report.

Who We Are

The Patriot Post is a highly acclaimed weekday digest of news, policy and opinion written from the heartland — as opposed to the MSM’s ubiquitous Beltway echo chambers — for grassroots leaders nationwide. More

What We Offer

On the Web

We provide solid conservative perspective on the most important issues, including analysis, opinion columns, headline summaries, memes, cartoons and much more.

Via Email

Choose our full-length Digest or our quick-reading Snapshot for a summary of important news. We also offer Cartoons & Memes on Monday and Alexander’s column on Wednesday.

Our Mission

The Patriot Post is steadfast in our mission to extend the endowment of Liberty to the next generation by advocating for individual rights and responsibilities, supporting the restoration of constitutional limits on government and the judiciary, and promoting free enterprise, national defense and traditional American values. We are a rock-solid conservative touchstone for the expanding ranks of grassroots Americans Patriots from all walks of life. Our mission and operation budgets are not financed by any political or special interest groups, and to protect our editorial integrity, we accept no advertising. We are sustained solely by you. Please support The Patriot Fund today!


“Our cause is noble; it is the cause of mankind!” —George Washington

The Patriot Post is protected speech, as enumerated in the First Amendment and enforced by the Second Amendment of the Constitution of the United States of America, in accordance with the endowed and unalienable Rights of All Mankind.

Copyright © 2020 The Patriot Post. All Rights Reserved.

The Patriot Post does not support Internet Explorer. We recommend installing the latest version of Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome.