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.
Former Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort Indicted On 12 Charges

DOJ indicted Paul Manafort, former chairman of the Trump campaign with 12 charges as a result of Robert Mueller’s probe.

Watchdog Files FEC Complaint Against Hillary, DNC Over Steele Dossier Funding Scheme

A campaign watchdog has filed a complaint to the FEC alleging that a pro-Hillary Clinton PAC and the DNC broke the law by failing to disclose payments in connection to a now-infamous dossier.

Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake Won’t Seek Re-Election In 2018

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Arizona) won’t seek re-election when his term comes to an end in January 2019.

Rep. Wilson Responds To John Kelly’s Chastisement On Gold Star Families: ‘I’m A Rock Star Now’

‘You mean to tell me that I have become so important that the White House is following me and my words? This is amazing. That is absolutely phenomenal. I will have to tell my kids that I’m a rock star now.’

Gold Star Father John Kelly Blasts Congresswoman Who Politicized Trump Phone Call

‘It stuns me that a member of congress would’ve listened in on that conversation. . . I just thought the selfless devotion that brings a man or a women to die on the battlefield — I just thought that that might be sacred.’

Poll: Plurality Of Voters Believe News Media Fabricate Stories About Trump

A plurality of voters believe that major news organizations fabricate stories about President Trump according to a new Morning Consult poll. 

25 Things Men Can Do To Support Women Without Becoming Women

The women of The Federalist have compiled a list of ways men can actually support women, not virtue-signal about them or tangibly harm them.

President Trump Promotes His Tax Plan At Heritage Foundation Event

Donald Trump delivered a speech hyping up his tax plan at the Heritage Foundation’s  annual President’s Club Meeting in Washington, D.C. 

Federal Judge Refuses To Dismiss Case Against Sen. Bob Menendez

A federal judge presiding over the case against Sen. Bob Menendez has denied the defense’s motion to dismiss the bribery charges against the New Jersey Democrat.

Surprise! Bowe Bergdahl Pleads Guilty For Deserting His Post In Afghanistan

Surprise, surprise! The admitted deserter didn’t serve his country with ‘honor and distinction.’

A Woman Fought Off This Deranged, Knife-Wielding Kidnapper With Her Gun

A woman used her legally obtained concealed gun to fight off a knife-wielding man with a history of mental illness who tried to kidnap her.

Harvey Weinstein Sexual Assault Allegations Are Getting Worse All The Time

Last week The New York Times first reported that film producer Harvey Weinstein has been buying the silence of women who accused him of sexual assault for decades.

Prosecution Rests In Sen. Menendez Trial As Media Continue To Ignore It

Prosecutors rested their case in the ongoing federal corruption trail against Sen. Bob Menendez on Wednesday.

NFL Commissioner Goodell: Everyone Should Stand For The National Anthem

In a statement to team owners today, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said the league will discuss at its meeting next week the controversy over players refusing to stand during the national anthem at games.

Watch Eric Church Break Down In Tears While Honoring Las Vegas Victims

Eric Church broke down in tears when he opened up about the Las Vegas shooting for the first time Wednesday night at the Grand Ole Opry Read Full Article >

Top Democrat: It’s Time For Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer To Step Aside

‘I don’t think there’s just one leader in the Democratic Party. I think there are many people who try to move the country in the right direction.’

Watch This Las Vegas Survivor Stand On His Injured Leg For President Trump

‘Shot in the leg or not, I will stand to show my President the respect he deserves!’

Obama HHS Secretary: Harry Reid Arranged Meeting On Menendez Donor’s Legal Woes

Former Health and Human Services secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Harry Reid (D-Nevada) set up a meeting for her and Sen. Bob Menendez in 2012 to discuss his wealthy friend’s legal woes.

Jessica Chastain Uses Las Vegas Attack To Juice Sales For Her Failed Gun Control Movie

Actress Jessica Chastain thought the massacre of more than 50 people in Las Vegas would be a great excuse to promote her latest failed movie.

‘Social Justice Warrior Handbook’ Offers Tongue-In-Cheek Tips To Help Millennials Stay Woke

‘The Social Justice Warrior Handbook’ offers tongue-in-cheek tips and tricks for college students and millennials to stay perpetually outraged.