Fred Lucas

Fred Lucas is the White House correspondent for The Daily Signal and co-host of "The Right Side of History" podcast. Lucas is also the author of “Tainted by Suspicion: The Secret Deals and Electoral Chaos of Disputed Presidential Elections.”

Recent blog posts by this author

House Democrats Propose to Impeach Trump for Abuse of Power, Obstructing Congress

After a two-month investigation, House Democrats announced Tuesday that they have drafted articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on broad charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.  The vague “abuse of power”...

Six Key Moments From the First Day of Public Impeachment Hearings

Who’s in charge of the Trump administration’s policy on Ukraine and the president’s focus on the business dealings there of former Vice President Joe Biden’s son were main topics of two veteran foreign service officers’ testimony Wednesday...

Four Things to Expect as the Trump Impeachment Inquiry Goes Public

After a month of closed hearings, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence is slated to hold public impeachment hearings Wednesday and Friday. The committee, under Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., will hear testimony from three...

Six Key Points From Trump’s Call to Ukraine’s President

A transcript of the July 25 phone call between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy shows the two leaders did talk during their brief conversation about an investigation involving Joe Biden and his son. Neither man,...

In Gerrymandering Case, Supreme Court Rules It’s a Matter for Lawmakers, Not Judges

In a new decision, the Supreme Court determined partisan gerrymandering disputes are a political question, not something federal courts should be deciding.   In a 5-4 ruling Thursday, the high court decided in a pair of cases...

After Legally Receiving Food Stamps, This Millionaire Is Trying to Change the System

Rob Undersander, a retired engineer in Waite Park, Minnesota, wasn’t eager to go public about being a millionaire, but he wanted to expose a loophole that would allow wealthy – or at least those not needy – to qualify for food stamps. So, in June...

Attorney General Says Mueller Found No Collusion, but 10 Instances of Possible Obstruction

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s report highlights 10 episodes that could be construed as obstruction of justice, although his investigation found no underlying conspiracy between the Trump campaign and the Russian government to affect the outcome...

Answers to 4 Big Questions About Sending Illegal Immigrants to Sanctuary Cities

The Trump administration is exploring the legality of transporting illegal immigrants who the government can’t detain to sanctuary cities, which by definition welcome illegal immigrants.   Prominent Democrats say they oppose the idea, and...

Attorney General Sees No Case for Obstruction as Mueller Finds No Collusion With Russia

It’s no longer only President Donald Trump and his allies saying “no collusion.” Special counsel Robert Mueller has reached the same conclusion that the Trump campaign did not conspire with Moscow to gain advantage in the 2016 election. Mueller...

What a Judge’s Ruling on Drafting Women Means for Military

A federal judge’s ruling that women must be included in a potential military draft is based on incomplete information, an advocate for military readiness says. The Obama administration rejected a field test by the U.S. Marine Corps that...

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