Bre Payton
Bre Payton
Bre Payton, Staff Writer
Bre Payton is the culture and millennial politics reporter for The Federalist. She has written on subjects ranging from Kanye West to Supreme Court rulings, to 2016 and breaking news. She has appeared on Fox News, MSNBC, CNN, NPR, BBC World News, among others, and her work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Washington Times, Daily Signal, WORLD Magazine, and The Daily Caller to name a few. A native Californian, Bre traded her west coast sunshine for an east coast newsroom. She previously worked as a reporter for and received her degree in Political Journalism from Patrick Henry College. She is based in Washington, DC and can be contacted at [email protected] Follow her on Twitter at @Bre_Payton.
Forced To Resign For Her Faith, This Magistrate Sued The State And Won

A North Carolina magistrate thought she lost everything when she was forced to resign from her job due to her religious beliefs. She sued the state over discrimination and a federal judge awarded her $300,000.

Army Awards Three Students Gunned Down In Florida Shooting Medals Of Heroism

‘He died a gentleman holding the door for other students’

Mike Rowe On Florida Shooting: Politically Charged Conversations Won’t Stop Evil People

‘Evil is real. As long as humans have walked the earth, people have chosen to do evil things.’

Facebook Exec: Russian Ads Weren’t Trying To Sway 2016 Election

In a series of tweets, a top Facebook executive said the ‘Russians stole the 2016 election away from Hillary Clinton’ narrative is bogus. 

Did CNN Lie About Ted Cruz Being ‘Afraid’ To Talk About His Record On Guns?

In the wake of a deadly mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, CNN claimed Sen. Ted Cruz was too afraid to come on the air.

Let’s Be Honest: Democrats Don’t Actually Care About DREAMers

The only interest Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer have in these so-called DREAMers is to use them as pawns in a larger game of identity politics.

The Religion Of The Democratic Party Is Abortion And Brunch

We are told that Facebook is the new church. Brunch is the new Sunday sacrament. And when it comes to abortion, dissenters will not be tolerated.

Here’s What We Know About The High School Shooting In Parkland, Florida

A 19-year-old man killed at least 17 people and wounded at least 16 others at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday, say local officials.

WATCH: Tim Tebow Stuns Reporters With Perfect Explanation Of Fulfilling One’s Vocation

‘I want my life to be so much more than that’

Watch Bill Murray Savage Identity Politics: ‘Think About What Is Common To All Of Us’

In an interview with CNBC on Friday, comedian Bill Murray said it’s harder to be funny in a society being increasingly fragmented by identity politics.

Media Busy Fangirling The Sister Of Brutal North Korean Dictator

Kim Yo Jong’s brother is starving his own people to develop nuclear weapons he’s threatening to use, but you might not know that about her based on these headlines.

Watch Omarosa’s Meltdown On ‘Celebrity Big Brother’

My favorite news story this week has been watching former ‘Apprentice’ contestant and ex-White House employee Omarosa Manigault Newman melt down on ‘Celebrity Big Brother.’

Top White House Aide Resigns After Allegations Of Abuse Resurface

Rob Porter, a top White House aide, has resigned after allegations of domestic abuse from two of his ex-wives surfaced this week.

Watch The Philadelphia Eagles Take A Knee And Pray After Super Bowl Win

After winning the Super Bowl on Sunday, the Philadelphia Eagles got on their knees to pray together as a team.

Watch Kylie Jenner’s Baby Girl’s 15-Week Ultrasound, First Beautiful Breaths Outside Mom

‘Pregnancy has been the most beautiful, empowering, and life changing experience I’ve had in my entire life and I’m actually going to miss it. . . I’ve never felt love and happiness like this. I could burst!’

Here Are The 7 Biggest Bombshells In The House Intel Memo On FISA Abuses

Here are some of the most shocking bombshells outlined in the memo, which summarizes information compiled by congressional Republicans.

Vox: That Drooling Kennedy Ginger Is Just Like Abraham Lincoln

During Rep. Joe Kennedy’s response to Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address on Tuesday night, the Democratic congressman got wrecked on the Internet. 

Washington Post Swaps Out Front Page Headline On Trump Speech After Liberals Whine

The paper caved after an hour of criticism on Twitter for the initial State of the Union headline, ‘A call for bipartisanship.’

With A Single Question, Meghan McCain Leaves Democrat Senator Stammering

Meghan McCain asked Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand if Hillary Clinton should be held to the standards Gillibrand has been advocating concerning sexual harassment.

WATCH: This Might Be The Weirdest Thing Clinton Has Ever Said On Camera

‘Hey everyone, I just wanted to say …’