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.
At The Emmys, Dolly Parton’s Reaction To Trump-Bashing Was All Of Us

At the 69th annual Emmy awards, Dolly Parton looked pretty uncomfortable when Hollywood liberals took the opportunity onstage to get political.

Watch CNN’s Brooke Baldwin Completely Freak Out When A Guest Says ‘Boobs’ On TV

Clay Travis of Fox Sports’s Radio said “boobs” on CNN Friday afternoon and Brooke Baldwin completely freaked out. 

UC-Berkeley Takes Extreme Security Measures To Prepare For Attacks On Ben Shapiro Speech

‘Unprecedented’ security measures were taken at UC-Berkeley to ensure that Daily Wire editor Ben Shapiro could speak at UC Berkeley Thursday evening.

Pilot: I Flew Sen. Menendez On His Rich Donor’s Private Plane

The man who piloted a wealthy eye doctor’s private plane testified on Wednesday that Sen. Bob Menendez was a frequent passenger who flew for free.

Bernie Sanders’ ‘Medicare-For-All’ Plan Would Kill Hyde, Fund Abortions With Tax Dollars

Sen. Bernie Sanders’s single-payer health-care bill would force taxpayers to pay for abortions, effectively eliminating the longstanding Hyde Amendment.

Witness: Sen. Menendez Helped Me Get A Visa After My Rich Boyfriend Gave Him Money

A woman testified that Sen. Bob Menendez helped with her visa application after her wealthy ex-boyfriend asked the Democratic senator to intervene. 

Texas Clinic To Raise Harvey Death Count By 15 With Crowdfunded Abortions

In the aftermath of deadly hurricane Harvey, which killed at least 77 people, abortionists are scheming to raise the death count even higher.

Democrats Keep Their Mouths Shut As Menendez Trial Gets Weirder

In Washington, Democrats keep their heads in the sand while the bizarre trial against Sen. Bob Menendez unfolds in New Jersey.

Flashback: George W. Bush To 9/11 Rescue Workers: ‘I Can Hear You!’

In the aftermath of 9/11, President George W. Bush delivered arguably the greatest speech of his presidency at Ground Zero.

This 12-Year-Old Boy ‘Transitioned’ To A Girl, Took Hormones, Then Changed His Mind

A preview for an upcoming episode of ’60 Minutes Australia’ features a teenage boy who tried to ‘transition’ to a girl but then changed his mind.

Menendez Trial Defense Attorney: Prosecuting Any Hispanic For Bribery Is Like Prosecuting All Of Them

A defense attorney for Sen. Bob Menendez’s co-defendant claimed on Thursday that being Hispanic makes you bribe people and commit fraud. 

If Convicted, Should Sen. Menendez Resign From Office? Democrats Won’t Say

Democrats are refusing to say whether Sen. Bob Menendez (D-New Jersey) should step down from office if he is convicted of felony corruption.

Judge Literally Told Bob Menendez’s Attorney To ‘Shut Up’

The judge presiding over Sen. Bob Menendez’s corruption trial told the Democratic lawmaker’s attorney to ‘shut up for a minute’ on Wednesday.

Media Won’t Talk About Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez’s Corruption Trial

Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez’s upcoming corruption trial has gotten very little attention from the media. When they do talk about it, they like to leave out the fact he’s a Democrat. 

Trump’s Houston Visit Provoked Smiles From Harvey Victims, Scorn From Media

Houston survivors met President Trump and the first lady again this weekend, and their response to the visit differed markedly than that of the press.

Southern Poverty Law Center Got Busted Again Sending Millions To Offshore Accounts

The Southern Poverty Law Center, a nonprofit organization long regarded as a glorified direct-mail scam that profits from hate-mongering, has come under fire yet again for its shady financial practices.

Abortion Activists Are Upset That Hurricane Harvey Didn’t Kill Enough Babies

An organization called The Lilith Fund, which crowd-funds abortions for women in Texas, is raising money to kill babies who survived hurricane Harvey.

Chick-Fil-A Rescues Elderly Couple Trapped In Their Houston Home

‘I ordered two grilled chicken burritos with extra egg and a boat. And can you believe that one of the managers of Chick-fil-A, she sent her husband to pick us up and we are so grateful.’

Watch Berkeley’s Mayor Call Out Antifa Protestors, Classify Them As A ‘Gang’

‘They come dressed in uniforms. They have weapons. They’re almost a militia. I think we should think about that when it comes to our law enforcement approach.’

Facebook Will Block Ads From Pages That Share What It Thinks Is ‘Fake News’

In a statement released Tuesday, Facebook announced it will block ads from pages that ‘repeatedly’ share so-called ‘fake news.’