About: Mary Chastain

Mary covers international news, with a special interest in Ukraine and Russia. She covered the Ukraine crisis at Breitbart News since the Euromaidan protests broke out in 2013. She wrote about sports, especially tennis and hockey, at Breitbart. Mary also contributed snark to Misfit Politics.

Mary loves her Chicago Cubs, Chicago Blackhawks, tennis, cats, Diet Coke, and wine.




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Harris Wants Equal Pay for Women, But Pays Men More in Her Office and Campaign

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 3:00pm 5/21/2019 at 3:00pm
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) made headlines today with a plan to fine companies if they cannot prove they pay women and men equally.

While the plan is stupid, it seems Harris does not practice what she preaches s...

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Chris Wallace Sat There Like Potted Plant as Buttigieg Ripped Into Fox News Primetime Hosts

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Posted by    Monday, May 20, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/20/2019 at 1:00pm
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Fox News host Chris Wallace moderated a town hall with Democrat presidential candidate South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg on Sunday night.

One part caught people’s attention because despite appearing on the network, Buttigieg went after two popular opinion hosts and received no pushback from Wallace.

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Trump Tosses Bernie’s Campaign Into the Trash Bin of History

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Posted by    Monday, May 20, 2019 at 11:00am 5/20/2019 at 11:00am
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President Donald Trump tweeted this morning that 2020 Democrat presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders’s (I-VT) campaign is history.

He pointed out that former Vice President Joe Biden still controls the polls, but those same polls show that Sanders is not quite finished yet.

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Liberals Up the Hyperbole as Conservatives Win in Australia’s Election

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Posted by    Monday, May 20, 2019 at 9:00am 5/20/2019 at 9:00am
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Australia’s election saw conservatives soar to the top as voters rejected the liberals talking points on climate change and raising taxes. Gee, you mean people have more concerns about money in the pockets...

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Barr: ‘I Have More Questions Today’ Than Before on Origins of Trump, Russia Investigation

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Posted by    Friday, May 17, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/17/2019 at 1:00pm
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Attorney William Barr gave Fox News an interview while in El Salvador about the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) investigation into the origins of the probe into possible collusion between Russia and now-President Donald Trump’s campaign in 2016.

Barr defended his decision to investigate the origins because he found the answers people gave...

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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Jumps Into Democratic Primary Using Same Old Rhetoric

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Posted by    Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 9:00am 5/16/2019 at 9:00am

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced his candidacy for the 2020 Democratic primary with a video that contains all the popular rhetoric and buzzwords leftists love to use. From The Washington Examiner (emphasis mine):

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U.S. Birth Rate Plummets to Lowest Level in 32 Years

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Posted by    Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/15/2019 at 1:00pm
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A study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics found that women only gave birth to 3.79 million babies in 2018, which is a dip of 2%. We have not seen that low of a birth rate since the 1980s.

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Alabama Senate Passes Abortion Law With Only Exception for the Mother’s Life

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Posted by    Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 11:00am 5/15/2019 at 11:00am
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Alabama’s Senate passed one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the nation, 25-6. It now heads to Republican Gov. Kay Ivey.

The bill makes it a felony for doctors to perform an abortion. Usually, states have exceptions in cases of rape, incest, and if the mother’s life is in danger. Alabama’s...

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Beto Complains About His ‘Privilege,’ Agrees Vanity Fair Cover was ‘Elitist’

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 5:22pm 5/14/2019 at 5:22pm
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Oh for the love of everything in this world. Democratic 2020 presidential candidate Robert O’Rourke put his tail between his legs and became a beta male on the set of The View as a way to relaunch his campaign.

How? Just that horrible white male guilt that every white male has to...

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Rosenstein Unleashes Fury on Comey, Defends Handling of Mueller Probe

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/14/2019 at 1:00pm
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Former Deputy Attorney Rod Rosenstein and former FBI Director James Comey have ventured into a public spat over President Donald Trump and Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian collusion.

Comey wrote earlier this month that Rosenstein did not have the strength to “resist the compromises necessary to survive Mr. Trump.”

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Barr Taps Connecticut U.S. Attorney to Review Origins of Trump-Russia Investigation

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 11:00am 5/14/2019 at 11:00am
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Attorney General William Barr has asked Connecticut US Attorney John Durham to investigate the origins of the government’s probe into possible collusion between President Donald Trump’s campaign and Russia.

The decision comes after we received Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report, which showed no collusion happened between the two parties.

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Kudlow Admits Trump’s Tariffs Will Hurt Both Sides as China Slaps Tariffs on U.S. Goods

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Posted by    Monday, May 13, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/13/2019 at 1:00pm
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Tariffs suck. They do not work and will only cause harm for the manufacturer and consumer.

President Donald Trump’s economic adviser Larry Kudlow broke from his boss on Sunday when he agreed that tariffs would hurt both the US and China after Trump increased tariffs.

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Black Lawmakers Urge Biden to Pick Harris as Running Mate

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Posted by    Monday, May 13, 2019 at 11:00am 5/13/2019 at 11:00am

Two old white males lead the Democrat primary polls and by a lot. So black lawmakers have started to push frontrunner former Vice President Joe Biden to pick Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his running mate if he wins the primary.

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Parents of Girls Harassed by Brian Sims Raise Over $100K for Pro-Life Group

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Posted by    Friday, May 10, 2019 at 3:00pm 5/10/2019 at 3:00pm

When they go low, we go high, as they say.

I have so much respect for the teenage girls and their parents after Pennsylvania State Rep. Brian Sims harassed them in front of a Planned Parenthood.

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Colorado Students Storm Out of Vigil After Speakers Politicized Their Grief

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Posted by    Friday, May 10, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/10/2019 at 1:00pm
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On Tuesday, two people attacked the STEM School Highlands Ranch and injured eight students. Kendrick Collins, 18, rushed towards the shooters to save other students. He passed away.

Students held a vigil for Collins on Wednesday night but marched out of it after two politicians used the event to push for...

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Klobuchar’s Fox News Town Hall Dominates Timeslot Ratings

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Posted by    Friday, May 10, 2019 at 7:00am 5/10/2019 at 7:00am
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Maybe the DNC should reconsider its position to not have Fox News hold a primary debate.

Candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) had a town hall on Fox on Wednesday, which won the ratings with 1.6 million viewers from 6:30PM to 7:30PM.

The town hall with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) in April

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Operation Fast and Furious Subpoena Fight Settled Between DOJ, House

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Posted by    Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/9/2019 at 1:00pm
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Back in 2012, the Republican controlled House of Representatives filed a civil suit after the Department of Justice under then-Attorney General Eric Holder refused to hand over documents related to Operation Fast and Furious. President Barack Obama invoked executive privilege over...

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